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Old Game on modern computer...

Discussion in 'Games' started by JackofHearts, Aug 16, 2003.

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  1. JackofHearts

    JackofHearts Thread Starter

    Jun 11, 2003
    Recently bought "Shadow of the Comet" a fairly old game. I have Windows 98SE, Anyone know how to make games of this age work on my computer? know of any free software which helps?
    Or anyone play this game on a modern computer?
    The requiremtns listed on the box are (to give you an idea of its age etc)

    IBM PC @ 100% compatible, 386 minimm
    16mhz or faster
    2 MB ram
    512 Kb EMS
    VGA 256 colour graphics card
    Hard disk neccesary
    CD-ROM drive
    MS-DOS 5.0 or higher
    MSCDEX 2.2 or higher
    Sound blaster card or compatible

    Windows 3.0 or higher.

    Please help.
  2. sungod


    Aug 17, 2003
    It would probably be easiest to just run it in DOS, if you have 98. I mean, that's what it was made for.
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