Use your claw and reel to mine gold and other treasures. Your claw will swing back and forth. Press the Down arrow key to lower it. Once it has grabbed something it will reel up. Heavier objects will are harder to reel up. You can also grab other objects, like money bags, extra strength power-ups and dynamite. You need to meet each level's target before the level ends. If you don't the game will end. If you do you move to the next level, carrying your money over. You can press the Exit Level button if you prefer to just move to the next level. Strike it lucky!