Special Items can only be collected during the first attempt at any given room. Aside from the Medicine of Mapros, none of these items are mentioned in the instruction manual and had to be discovered and understood through gameplay.
Related Rooms: 46.
These signs are found in every fourth room. Collecting this sign for each of the signs of the zodiac will enable Dana to enter a Hidden Room. Although it is not mentioned in the instructions, these do relate to the ending of the game.
200,000 Points. This item is only available in your first attempt of the given room.
No Points. The Gold Wings allow Dana to skip rooms and complete the game in around an hour at the cost of not being able to rescue the Princess. Your GDV may be around 65 with a score of 4 million.
An option to collecting all of the Gold Wings is to skip the first two Gold Wings, and only collect the Wings in rooms 23, 31, & 39, which will not interfere with the collection of Solomon’s Seals or Mighty Bomb Jacks.
Opt for Scrolls at all red Switch gems. Use a Super Fireball in room 7 and 23. Collect Scrolls in rooms 29 & 39 if necessary. The Aries & Pisces Constellations hold the only available Hidden Rooms when taking the Gold Wing Challenge. Perhaps their is a time related event somewhere?
Related Rooms: 47.
A secret technique for 500,000 points and a 1-Up. Once you have revealed a Rabbit, use your stone magic to replace the stone and cover the plate, than butt the stone to receive the reward.
This item is only available in your firts attempt of the given room.
Related Rooms: 20, 38.
There are 8 of these seals hidden throughout the game. These items are not mentioned in the instructions, but collecting all of them enable Dana to attempt sealing Solomon’s Key in room 50. Skip the first two Gold Wings to collect all of these.
Related Rooms: 9, 13, 17, 19, 21, 29, 46, 47.