Fireboy and Watergirl 1 is a two-player platform adventure game in which the player can help the two heroes of this popular series, Fireboy and Watergirl, escape from the Forest Temple. Watergirl can move through water, but she can't walk through the lava. She can touch the red gems, but she can't collect them. Watergirl collects the blue gems. Fireboy collects the red gems and can't pick up the blue ones. He can wade through the lava, but he cannot touch the water. The objective of the game is to collect all of the gems and bring both characters to the exit. Players can share the keyboard and control one character each, or a single player can control both characters at the same time.
How to play Fireboy and Watergirl 1?
Fireboy and Watergirl can collect gems by touching them. To find the way past the various obstacles, players can search each level for secret buttons and levers. The exits will only open when both characters have reached the correct exit. The two doors are marked with symbols and colors corresponding to each character, so the player can easily tell which character needs to reach which door. If one character dies, the other will also die, and the level will restart.