An excellent transporter, the sprites were created by Cyberlife, but never used in the released game. Created by Slink.
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Balloon Version 2.0
Tha Balloon is a vehicle that can be made to go up, down, left and
right easily by the hand, and with slight difficulty by norns. When
the hand clicks on the upper half of the balloon, the balloon will go up.
When the hand clicks on the lower left of the balloon the balloon will
When the hand clicks on the left side of the basket, the balloon goes
left. When the hand clicks on the right side of the basket, the
balloon goes right.
When the balloon is close to the ground it will slow its descent
to help prevent "stopping between floors". It will also go straight
down in most cases.
For the norns Pull will make the balloon go up in all cases. However,
Push gives left, right, and down randomly. Like cats in trees, norns
won't be so good at getting down as they are up.
The Albian Black Hole patches are installed as a part of the Balloon
installation to insure the safety of your norns. Only one balloon at
a time is allowed in Albia.
Pushing the Emergency Recall button (which installs on the stone wall
above the pump) will cause the balloon to return to its starting
position in the garden and remain there, stationary. You must then
V2.0 added color and an Emergency Recall button. Please remove
Balloon V1.0 with the included Balloon V1.0 Remover.
Possible future additions:
1. Balloon will adjust to floor level when travelling purely sideways.