|At least there aren't any grues|
|No amount of planning can prevent this|
On the third floor I finally started to get equipment from chests, but only things I could already purchase. I'm hoping to get something more interesting from the fights soon; otherwise, I don't see much benefit from fighting anything but Murphy's Ghost based on the risk involved. On the fourth I found the ninjas above, but more interesting is an area just outside the elevator.
|I got lucky and no one died this time|
|How exactly does a blue ribbon unlock an elevator?|
|Can't cancel out of it once started either|
|Do you take loans?|
|Jaspar, why are your hit points so low?|
|Here goes nothing|
No worries, Durian just learned Di, which brings back the dead.
|Oops? What do you mean 'oops'?|
|And they bury him with all his gear|
Around this time I decided to take the default party out for a spin on level 9. I handed off the blue ribbon and took the two elevators all the way down. I quickly found the chute down to level 10, and was lucky to run into only friendly monsters that I let leave.
|Anyone know what Contra-dextra avenue means?|
|Werdna's lair offers the only change in scenery|
|Now if only I could stop getting decapitated|
|I've hit a wall|