Key & Compass presents:
robot gardening
by ancil anthropy

robot gardening is a Z-machine interactive fiction game written with Inform 7 and is © 2008 by ancil anthropy.

In this very small game, you play as a robot. Your task is to water the beautiful flowers on this hilltop, even though water is quite dangerous to you. The flowers must be watered.

This solution is by David Welbourn, and is based on Release 1 of the game.


NorthernField WesternField Hilltop EasternField SouthernField


> x me. x can. take it.

> x flowers. x lily. x stargazer. x bird. x peony.

> e.

Eastern Field

> fill can. x can. (There's a hole. You can't fill it.)

> x pipe. n. w.

Western Field

> x sticks. take sticks.

> put sticks in can. (That doesn't work at all.)

> s.

Southern Field

> x grass. (There's linoleum under the grass?)

> n.


> drop sticks. x sky. x object. take disc. (Out of reach.)

> x sticks. g. g. (You have heat vision?!)

> stare at sticks. (+1)

*** The flowers have been watered ***




In that game you scored your-score out of a possible 1, in some turns.

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