King's Quest: The Mask of Eternity Walkthrough

Back to The Swamp Back to The Swamp To The Barren Region To The Barren Region


Map of Realm of the Gnomes

Realm of the Gnomes

  • Pick up the 3 mushrooms.
  • Pick up the rock to the right.
  • Pick up all the mushrooms in the corner.
  • Break the barrels.
  • Exit North.
  • You will come to a pressure plate.
  • Use the rock to open the doors.
  • Watch out for the Manta.
  • Kill it.
  • Turn right.
  • Follow passage to the dead end.
  • Pick up the rock.
  • Talk to Gnome.
  • Go back to portal area.

Weapon Shop

  • Make a left this time.
  • Turn corner.
  • Turn again.
  • Go Forward.
  • Turn left at mining cart.
  • Turn right.
  • Kill Mantas.
  • Turn right-We need three rocks.
  • Back out.
  • Go forward.
  • Turn right.
  • Shoot barrel.
  • Turn left.
  • Kill rock Demon.
  • Turn right.
  • Open door.
  • Buy the best that you can afford.
  • Exit.
  • Go back to portal.

Armor Shop

  • Turn left.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Left. Down the ramp.
  • Left. Down ramp.
  • Left. Kill Rock Demon. Take potion.
  • Right.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Curve Right.
  • Left.
  • Forward.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Dead End.
  • Open the doors to the right.
  • Make a purchase but leave at least 250. If you can't afford it now you will have some Spriggans to kill. They usually carry money. You can come back here later.
  • Exit.


  • Left.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Left. up Ramp.
  • At top go left.
  • Then right.
  • Turn around.
  • Go back.
  • Continue forward-Kill monsters.
  • Right.
  • Turn right. Go downstairs.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Wipe out the Zombies with the bow and arrow.
  • Continue forward.

Old Man

  • Carefully cross the ramp.
  • Left.
  • Pick up the potion.
  • Click on the man.
  • Hit the crystal .
  • Take the piece of crystal that has broken off.
  • Exit.

Amber Glow

  • At the top of the stairs turn right.
  • Right.
  • Right.
  • Left.
  • Left.
  • Turn Right.
  • Kill Rock.
  • Right.
  • Left
  • Left. Be careful, there is a break in the ground.
  • Jump.
  • Right.
  • Continue forward to the glowing substance.
  • Hit it with your sword.
  • Pick up the piece that breaks off.

Teleporter Room

  • Turn around.
  • Continue past the break.
  • Follow tunnel.
  • Turn right at the fork.
  • Keep going until you reach the transporter room.

Turning Bridge

  • At this point, if you didn't bring any rocks with you from the DOD, then you need to go back. Have fun.
  • Put one rock on the left pressure plate to turn the bridge.
  • Put the remaining rocks on the other two pressure plates to lower the bridge.
  • Cross.


  • Follow the tunnel to the first left.
  • Keep going until you get to the doors.
  • Open the doors.
  • Enter.
  • After the gnome stops talking, click on the statue. This is the essence of Sun Tzu.
  • She will ask for iron, tree root, and amber glow. Then you can have it for 250 coins.
  • Exit.

Locked Iron Door

  • Go all the way back until you can make a left turn.
  • Break the lock off the door with your hammer.
  • Take the lock.
  • Open the doors.
  • Kill Spriggan.
  • Follow passage.
  • Turn left.
  • Walk down ramp.
  • Kill Rock Demon.

Tree Root

  • Follow passage.
  • Make a right when you can and go to the dead end.
  • Climb up the rock face.
  • Follow passage left til you get to the tree roots.
  • Chop the one sticking out of the wall.
  • Take the root.
  • Exit.


  • Head back to the padlocked door.
  • Make a right at the opening, just before the door.
  • Follow passage to the boulders.
  • Walk up as close as you can get.
  • Get ready to run.
  • As soon as the boulder enters the picture, start running.

Gnome Sage

  • Continue following the path to the doors.
  • Open the doors.
  • Enter.
  • Click on the gnome.
  • He will ask for a lode stone to help you exit the Gnome Realm.
  • Exit.

Breaking the Brick Wall

  • The brick wall is at the North Center part of the map.
  • Turn around.
  • Exit.
  • Pass the boulders.
  • Follow the tunnel to the fork.
  • Turn left.
  • Continue to the next for.
  • Turn right.
  • continue til you reach the brick wall on the left.
  • Turn right and go up the ramp.
  • Kill 2 Rock Demons.
  • Follow the passage.
  • Continue forward.
  • Climb up.
  • Follow passage to the boulder.
  • To the right of the boulder is a hole.
  • Push the boulder into the hole.
  • Jump into the hole yourself.
  • Push the boulder through the passage.
  • At some point, Connor will automatically pick the boulder up and throw it down the ramp. The boulder will break through the brick wall.
  • Go through the hole in the wall.
  • You will need light.
  • Put the crystal in the purple crystal on the wall to the left.

Black Dragon Wyrm

  • Follow the passage.
  • Kill the wyrm with your hand weapon.
  • The old man appears and turn into a younger man.
  • Pick up the black diamond.
  • Go through the next room.
  • Click on purple crystal.
  • You will meet Hector.
  • Take the pyramid.
  • Replace it with dark pyramid.
  • Watch the next scene.
  • Take the dark pyramid.
  • Take the lode stone under the pyramid.
  • Go back to the Sage Gnome.

Sage Gnome

  • He is at the far West point on the map.
  • Pass the boulders again.
  • Give the lodestone to the Sage.
  • The barren region is now available on your map.
  • Now go to the Apothecary.

Purchasing the Sun Tzu

  • Go back through the boulders for the last time.
  • Make a right at the fork.
  • Then right at the opening.
  • Keep going until you reach the Apothecary.
  • Give the ingredients.
  • Buy the Sun Tzu.
  • go back to the teleporter room.

Teleporter Room


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