In order to get past the troll and the rat, the player can give them any of the valuables collected (golden egg, golden walnut, diamond pouch, scepter), but this costs points. The game awards points for dealing with them in more creative way. See more
When you speak to King Edward, he sighs and says.
Sir Graham, I am an old man. I fear my end is near. I have chosen you to prove yourself worthy of the throne. As you know, our kingdom is weak and poor. I have knowledge of the existence of three things that would make our kingdom wealthy and strong. Somewhere within our kingdom, there is a magic mirror that tells the future. There is a magic shield that will protect the bearer from mortal harm. Finally, there is a magic chest that is always ...