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

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  1. JackofHearts

    JackofHearts Thread Starter

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    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

    Optional
    Mouse
    Windows 3.0 or higher.

    Please help.
    Thanks.
     
  2. sungod

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    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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