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In Space Quest 1 VGA (not EGA) can you kill Orat with the Spider Droid, as you can in the EGA version? I know in both you can kill him with the dehydrated water bottle.

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Yes, you can. If I recall, you have to lure the spider drone into the Orat's den, and then hide behind the rocks at the left/bottom of the screen.

Here's a video, queued up to the point where he lures the spider drone into the den:

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awesome. thank you! i wasn't hiding properly and the spider was killing me! – Xonatron Feb 18 '12 at 0:09

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