MacGyver is helping archaeologists to find the tomb of Alexander The Great, but soon learns that they are not the only ones out there looking for it.
Did You Know?
The first scene has lots of references to the Himalayan bar scene in "Raiders of the Lost Ark." The episode is a homage to Indiana Jones and has other nods to "Last Crusade" and "Raiders." The plot revolves around a woman similar to Marion Ravenwood. It aired in 1991, two years after Crusade. See more
The professor refers to the markings on the plaque as 'hieroglyphics'. An archaeologist studying Egypt would know that they are 'hieroglyphs'. 'Hieroglyphic' is the adjective used to describe the script and not the language. See more
[gambling with dice
On! Ten! You beat, if you can.
[observing MacGyver entering
MacGyver. If he gets in the way, kill him.
Okay, hand me the cup.
[slams cup with dice to table
Is yours. You can keep.