You take on the role of a spelunker, journeying to the depths of the Mountain King's treasure filled mountain. Armed with only a flashlight, you must accumulate enough treasure to attract the attention of the Flame Spirit. Your proximity to the Flame Spirit is indicated through musical cues.
After finding the Flame Spirit, you are able to ascend the Mountain King's throne and steal his crown. Then you must escape to the top of the mountain while dodging bats along the way. if you can bring the crown to the top of the mountain before time runs out, you win!