Legend has it that centuries ago a large gold mine was rumored to be near La Refugio Sagrado Mission, California. But, no one knew exactly where it was located. Then, one day, a well dressed man by the name of Don Francisco Cortez shows up at the small missionary bringing hope and promise. Senor Cortez found a map to the long lost gold mines. The gold once found, will be given to the missionary, where it belongs. Don Francisco Cortez promised all of the villagers and the missionary that if they helped him find the gold, the missionary would flourish. Once the gold was found, Cortez fled. The priests, worried, sent a man to look for Cortez, he never returned. The village is out their share of the gold. By this time next month they will be without corn and grain. Starvation will soon follow. The town which was once dreaming of riches and fame, now sits in despair, wondering how they will survive the winter. Their hopes are down until the masked man shows up in town…ZORRO!
Zorro’s adventure is divided into five parts. As you progress through the game you will slowly uncover Don Cortez’s ultimate goals. But your travels will be difficult as you visit the following locations on your search for Senor Cortez: