The mouse is used to
control the heroís actions. To
move to a location, left-click the mouse anywhere on the open floor and
the hero will walk to that spot. Also,
you can click-and- hold the left mouse button down and the hero will
continue walking in that current direction.
To extinguish an object,
click it with the mouse. The
object will highlight and the hero will move within firing range and
shoot. Be cautious when
selecting your target because the hero will ignore everything else in an
effort to extinguish the target object.
hero can collect power-ups, such as the fire extinguisher and medical kit,
by clicking on them with the mouse.
- Flammable objects, such as desks,
trash cans and filing cabinets can catch on fire.
A normal fire will have an orange/yellow color, while a raging fire
will have a red/yellow color. These
must be put out quickly before they start spewing forth fireballs.
The flammable object must be targeted directly for it to be
- Fireballs roam around the level
looking for the closest object within line-of-sight to set on fire.
They arenít very smart and can easily get stuck in a room.
Any fireball that comes into contact with your extinguisher
blast or a pool of water will be put out.
There are a maximum number of fireballs allowed in the level at any
given time to prevent the player from becoming totally overwhelmed.
- Non-flammable objects, such as
printers, copiers, fax machines, plants, chairs, sinks and toilets cannot
be set on fire and act as an obstacle for both the player and the
- Fire extinguishers replenish your
ammo only if you are below 100%, so be careful not to needlessly waste
- Medical kits replenish your health
only if you are below 100%, so be careful not to waste them.
- Water coolers can be tipped over to
help extinguish any fireballs that come into contact with the pool of
water. The pool of water
evaporates a little after each fireball comes into contact with it until
it totally disappears.
- A fire hose can be used to clear
out a room full of fireballs. As
you move, it will automatically shoot any fireball that is within range.
However, it will not target a flammable object on its own.
This power-up has a limited time and can quickly use up your ammo.
Note that this power-up only works when you are moving.
An icon will appear in the lower left corner when you collect the
power-up and will briefly flash before it expires.
- The fire alarm in the lower right
corner indicates which direction(s) youíll find flammable objects and
fireballs that are off screen.