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by Collector
Tue Oct 01, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: Question re: SQ series
Replies: 20
Views: 9351

Re: Question re: SQ series

If I had to rank the two franchises... KQ4 KQ6 KQ3 (Yes, despite my hatred of Manahahahahahahananannaan) KQ7 KQ5 KQ2 KQ1 And for Space Quest... SQ3 SQ4 SQ5 SQ6 SQ2 SQ1 Game play wise, for SQ, I'd probably prefer 2 and 1 over 6, but the narrator is too incredible in SQ6 to let it sit at the bottom. ...
by Collector
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: The Space Quest Series
Topic: SQ3 Arnoid Possible Timing Issue?
Replies: 5
Views: 4127

Re: SQ3 Arnoid Possible Timing Issue?

The above mentioned installer will also give you SB wave support so you can hear the very first time that Roger's voice is heard.

by Collector
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: The Space Quest Series
Topic: SQ3 Arnoid Possible Timing Issue?
Replies: 5
Views: 4127

Re: SQ3 Arnoid Possible Timing Issue?

All of my resources are for the DOS version and the Mac version rules out DOSBox. Your only options are an emulator like Basilisk II or ScummVM. I am not sure if ScummVM supports the Mac version or not. You can check with the ScummVM people for sure, but at least be sure you have all of the required...
by Collector
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: The Gabriel Knight Series
Topic: Tim Curry
Replies: 62
Views: 42763

Re: Tim Curry

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by Collector
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: The Quest for Glory Series
Topic: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.
Replies: 9
Views: 4223

Re: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.

He was looking at his installation folder, not the installed folder. The diagnostic log gives the contents of the installed.
by Collector
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: The Quest for Glory Series
Topic: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.
Replies: 9
Views: 4223

Re: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.

Tawm, no, the ".P*" resource files are found on the SCI1+ installation disks and need to be concatenated into one large .000 file. This is the point that the games are no longer playable from the diskettes. The installer expects those files to create the one large resource. The size of the resulting...
by Collector
Sat Aug 31, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: The Quest for Glory Series
Topic: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.
Replies: 9
Views: 4223

Re: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.

I am not seeing anything missing. What is the size of the "RESOURCE.000"?
by Collector
Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: The Quest for Glory Series
Topic: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.
Replies: 9
Views: 4223

Re: Running QFG1 VGA for the first time or not.

It sounds like the game is hanging on start. Run the diagnostic and attach the log in this thread.
by Collector
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: For D&D fans
Replies: 2
Views: 3839

For D&D fans

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by Collector
Thu Aug 15, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Community Games
Topic: The Failed Sierra Adventure Games!
Replies: 76
Views: 29435

Re: The Failed Sierra Adventure Games!

Tawmis wrote:
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:54 pm
More like their first game. Ever. By Roberta and Ken.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mystery_House
Not just their first game, but THE very first graphical adventure ever. It is the game that founded Sierra. A bit surprising that a Sierra fan does not know of it.
by Collector
Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1230
Views: 250555

Re: What are you playing now?

I have a couple of Tandy diskette games that I have never been able to access. I would love to be able to at least extract the files from the disks. From trying to image them I just get messages that they are in a Tandy format.
by Collector
Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1230
Views: 250555

Re: What are you playing now?

So the information about I, Robot was doubly wrong if not more. This is the problem when looking for the first release of some feature. I have seen similar claims about the first VGA game that were provably wrong, for example. Again Dynamix and Damon Slye is among the contenders.
by Collector
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1230
Views: 250555

Re: What are you playing now?

Tawmis wrote:
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:37 pm
From what I found, I, Robot has the credit as the first "polygon using game" - for the Atari.
"Stellar 7" was released in '83 while I, Robot was released in '84. Then again, "Stellar 7" was only for the Apple II and C64. That quote says "for the Atari".