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GameInformation about the gameHow is the game packaged?How do I install the game on a DOS PC?What DOS PC does game run on?How do I run and configure the game?Other notesRating of this release
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DeveloperPublisherYearGaming StoreRecommended PCMemory configurationPotential compatibility problemsRun the gameChange sound and other options
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11th HourTrilobyteTrilobyte1995GOGGame comes in MS-DOS and Windows versions, but GOG release is Windows onlyN/A N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
GOG version is not the
MS-DOS release
E: Windows release only
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1942: The Pacific Air WarMPS LabsMicroprose1994SteamDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder486 or faster580KB conventional and 1600KB EMSFrom the game folder run 1942.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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7th GuestTrilobyteTrilobyte1993GOGScummVMCopy files from game folder.


Edit GROOVE.INI and change these lines to point to the game folder:


ProgDir=C:\id\t7g\
DataDir=D:\t7g\


Now run INSTALL.EXE to configure sound.


Now you need to edit GROOVE.INI again and change the lines to point to the game folder!
486 or fasterWorks with all memory configurations.From the game folder run T7G.BATFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXE.


Aferwards, edit GROOVE.INI and change these lines to point to the game folder:


ProgDir=C:\id\t7g\
DataDir=D:\t7g\
7th Guest has one CD Audio track on CD 1 (Intro) and one CD Audio track on CD 2.


You can create these CDs from the OGG files, but you then would have to swap the CD when you go upstairs.
D: Works, but missing parts. The game works fine but CD Audio is not working well.
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Al-Qadim: The Genie's CurseCyberlore StudiosSSI1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 to slow PentiumWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run GENIE.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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AlbionBlue Byte SoftwareBlue Byte Software1996GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageBurn BIN / CUE GAME.GOG / GAME.INS to CD. Disc is a full installation disc.486DX or fasterWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run ALBION.EXEFrom the game folder run SETUP.EXEA: Perfect release
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Alien BreedTeam17 SoftwareTeam17 Digital LTD1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386Tested with EMS memoryFrom game folder run ALIEN.EXEFrom game folder run CONFIG.EXEA: Perfect release
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Alien Breed Tower AssaultTeam17 SoftwareTeam17 Digital LTD1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder, copy TA.CFG from TOWER sub-folder into game folder for SETSOUND to work486Tested with EMS memoryFrom game folder run TA.EXEFrom game folder run SETSOUND.EXEA: Perfect release
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Alone in the Dark 1InfogramesInfogrames1992GOGDOSBoxBurn GAME.INST (Cue file) to CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL from CD.386Requires 580 KB8x14 font fixer is needed to display the text in the installer menuFrom the game folder run INDARK for Alone in the Dark or JACK for Jack in the Dark.From the game folder run INSTALL.EXE8x14 font fixer is needed to display the text in the installer menuA: Perfect release
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Alone in the Dark 2InfogramesInfogrames1993GOGDOSBoxBurn GAME.INST (Cue file) to CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL from CD.386Game requires EMS8x14 font fixer is needed to display the text in the installer menuFrom the game folder run AIDT3.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXE8x14 font fixer is needed to display the text in the installer menuA: Perfect release
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Alone in the Dark 3InfogramesInfogrames1995GOGDOSBoxGAME.INS is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Extract files from BIN file. Convert OGG to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL from CD.386Game requires EMS8x14 font fixer is needed to display the text in the installer menuFrom the game folder run AIDT3.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXE8x14 font fixer is needed to display the text in the installer menuC: Nothing is missing, but the installation process is very extensive. CD Audio is compressed.
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Anvil of DawnDreamForge IntertainmentNew World Computing1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO Anvil.DAT to CD. Disc is a full installation discFast 486 or Pentium / MMX450KB conventional and 2900KB EMS or XMSFrom the game folder run ANVIL.EXEFrom the game folder run SETUP.EXEA: Perfect release
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Betrayal at KrondorDynamixSierra1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)BAK.INST is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Convert OGG in Music folder to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL.EXE.

To run the game without the CD, turn off CD Music in the game's Preferences menu.
Fast 386 or slow 486Needs 595KB conventional and at least 1MB EMS.Stick to fast 386 or slow 486 speeds to avoid MIDI glitches and game freezing on startup.From the game folder run KRONDOR.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Bio MenaceApogeeApogee1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 486 or slow PentiumWorks with all memory configurations but needs plenty of conventional memoryReadme says it is not compatible with 3rd party memory managers.From the game folder run BMENACE1.EXE for Episode 1. Use BMENACE2.EXE and BMENACE3.EXE for the other two episodes.Use Configure menu within the gameA: Perfect release
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BioforgeOriginElectronic Arts / Origin1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy the Bioforge folder inside the game folder. Edit INSTALL.OPT and change all the paths to the actual path you put in your DOS machine.Pentium 60 or faster420KB conventional and 15MB XMSFrom the game folder run BIOFORGE.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEGame is large, around 155 MBB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Blood (One Unit Whole Blood)Monolith ProductionsGT Interactive1997GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)INSTALL.EXE is missing from the BIN file, so an install CD cannot be properly made. You can still burn a the BIN/CUE to CD so that you can play the cutscenes off of the CD. But you will still need to copy files from the game folder to the DOS PC, then edit the BLOOD.INI file to change the path of the movies to point to the CD drive letter.Fast Pentium / MMXWorks with all memory configurations.From the game folder run BLOOD.EXEFrom the game folder run SETUP.EXECD Audio music does not appear to work without having an installer, but FM and General MIDI options are still there.D: Works, but missing parts. The game works fine but CD Audio is not working.
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Broken SwordRevolution SoftwareRevolution Software1996GOGScummVMN/A. Necessary executables are not included.N/AN/AN/AN/AE: no executables included
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Capitalism PlusEnlight SoftwareEnlight Software1996GOGDosbox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder486 and aboveWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run CAP.BATSETSOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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Champions of KrynnSSISSI1990GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run START.EXEN/A: Adlib music autodetects; PC speaker for sound fxA: Perfect release
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Commander Keen Complete Pack
Episodes 1 - 5
id softwareApogee1990 - 1991SteamDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Commander Keen. Five episodes are in the sub-folders base1, base2, base3, base4, base5.286 or faster. No slowdown needed on at least up to Pentium 200.Works with all memory configurations but needs about 550 KB conventional.Commander Keen is known to have issues with certain VGA cards. See this compatibility matrix for more info: http://gona.mactar.hu/DOS_TESTS/Each episode has its own executable: keen1.exe, keen2.exe, keen3.exe, keen4e.exe, keen5e.exeEpisodes 1-3 are PC speaker only. Episodes 4-5 support Adlib/SB automatically.A: Perfect release
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Conquest of the New World -Deluxe Edition-QuicksilverInterplay1996GOGDosbox: Mount folderCopy files from game folderFast 486 or PentiumWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder rin CONQUEST.BATSETUP.EXEB: A bit slow, but working.
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Crusader: No RegretOriginElectronic Arts1996GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.GOG to CD. Copy files from game folder. Make directory called 'SAVEGAME' if it doesn't already exist. Make sure to copy ASYLUM.DLL and XANDRV32.DLL - they are required. Edit CRUSADER.CFG and make sure the "cdletter=" line points to the drive letter of your CD. Disc is not a full install CD but is required to play the game.PentiumRequires 300KB conventional and 6.8MB of XMSFrom the game folder run REGRET.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Crusader: No RemorseOriginElectronic Arts1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.GOG to CD and run INSTALL.EXE. Disc is a full installation disc. CD is required to play the game.PentiumRequires 6.8MB of XMSFrom the game folder run CRUSADER.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Curse of the Azure BondsSSISSI1989GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run START.EXEN/A: PC speaker onlyA: Perfect release
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DWARPNight Dive Studios1996GOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder, then delete DS.DATPentiumCompatibility with graphics cards. On my FX 5200 I got wrong colours. There is UVCONFIG in the game folder which might work for youFrom the game folder run LAURA.EXEFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATGame is large, around 900 MBDS.DAT needs to be deleted, otherwise a INSERT DISK 1 screen appears
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Dark ForcesLucasArtsDisney1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder


Edit DRIVE.CD and enter path to game. E.g.:

C:\GAMES\LUCAS\DFORCES

Before you can play you must move CD.ID out of the game directory and into the root of the drive that the game is installed on. However, to change configuration settings, CD.ID must be in the game directory, so move the file as needed to play or adjust configuration.
486DX2 and higherCan work with all memory configurations but recommends no EMM386 or HIMEM.SYS. Needs 7024KB, recommends 7577KB available memory.From game folder run DARK.EXEFrom the game folder run SETUP.EXE. CD.ID must be in the game directory to adjust sound source, and it must be in the root directory of the drive letter the game is installed on in order to play the game. Move CD.ID in or out of the game directory as needed.A: Perfect release
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Dark Sun: Shattered LandsSSISSI1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 to slow PentiumWorks with all memory configurations but needs 580KB conventional memoryFrom the game folder run DARKSUN.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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Dark Sun: Wake of the RavagerSSISSI1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)GAME.INS is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Convert OGG in Music folder to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL.EXE.Fast 386 to slow PentiumNeeds 605KB conventional and 2MB EMS.From the game folder run RAVAGER.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATMusic is CD audio only.B: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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DarklandsMPS LabsMicroprose1992GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.GOG to CD and run DARKLAND.EXE. Disc is a full installation disc. CD not required to play game.486 or fasterNeeds 581 KB conventional and 176 KB EMSFrom the game folder run DARKLAND.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXECD installs game to C:\DARKLAND. You may move this folder anywhere else after install. Does not require CD to runA: Perfect release
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Death Knights of KrynnSSISSI1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run START.EXEN/A: Adlib music autodetects; PC speaker for sound fxA: Perfect release
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DescentParallaxInterplay1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 486 or Pentium / MMXRuns with XMS, EMS and without memory managerFrom game folder run DESCENT.BATFrom game folder run SETUP.EXEA: Perfect release
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Descent 2ParallaxInterplay1996GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageCopy files from game folder AND burn BIN / CUE DESCENT_II.inst to CD. Disc is not a full installation disc but needs to be present and includes CD Audio tracks.Pentium / MMX for 320 x 200, Pentium II or III for higher resolutionRuns with XMS, EMS and without memory managerDisc contains CDDA and the game can be picky about the optical drive and / or driverFrom game folder run DESCENT2.EXEFrom game folder run SETUP.EXEB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Doom 2id softwareBethesda Softworks1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderPentium and higherWorks with all memory configurationsDoom 2: Go into Doom2 sub-folder and run DOOM2.EXE


Master: Go into Maser sub-folder and run DOOMIT.EXE
Go into Doom2 sub-folder and run SETUP.EXE
A: Perfect release
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Dragon WarsInterplayInterplay1990GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from DRAGON sub-folder286 or slow 386?Tested with EMS memoryFrom game folder run DRAGON.COMSeems to support only PC Speaker.A: Perfect release
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DragonsphereMPS LabsMicroprose1994GOGDOSBoxBurn BIN/CUE GAME.GOG/GAME.INST to CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL from the CD.386 or fasterRequires 575KB and 1.8MB free EMSFrom the game folder run DRAGON.BATFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXECD required to play gameA: Perfect release
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Dungeon HackDreamForge IntertainmentSSI1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 or 486 or PentiumNeeds 896KB EMS for soundFrom the game folder run HACK.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.EXEA: Perfect release
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Dungeon Keeper GoldBullfrog ProductionsElectronic Arts1997GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)Copy files to game folder AND burn mixed mode CUE / BIN. GAME.INST is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Convert OGG in Music folder to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is NOT a full installation CD.

In game folder, edit KEEPER.CFG and change INSTALL_PATH= line to folder path. E.g:
INSTALL_PATH=C:\GAMES\KEEPER
PentiumWorks with all memory configurations but needs up to 16MB RAMFrom the game folder run KEEPER.EXE / DEEPER.EXEFrom the game folder change directories into the SOUND sub-folder then run SETSOUND.EXEAWE32/AWE64 General MIDI is the only music option besides CD Audio.

Game folder is over 160MB with no option for smaller install due to no automated install option.
C: Nothing is missing, but the installation process is very extensive. CD Audio is compressed.
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Earthworm JimShiny EntertainmentInterplay1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageBurn BIN/CUE GAME.GOG/GAME.INST to CD. Disc is for music only, contains no data. Copy files from game folder.Tested on a Pentium 100 and it worked fineThe game uses DOS/4GW and runs with EMS, XMS and Conventional memory only.From game folder run EWJ1.EXEFrom game folder run SETUP.EXEThe game won't run without the CD inserted.B: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Earthworm Jim 2Shiny EntertainmentInterplay1996GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageBurn BIN/CUE GAME.GOG/GAME.INST to CD. Disc is for music only, contains no data. Copy files from game folder.Tested on a Pentium 100 and it worked fineThe game uses DOS/4GW and runs with EMS, XMS and Conventional memory only.From game folder run EWJ2.EXEFrom game folder run SETUP.EXEThe game won't run without the CD inserted.B: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Epic Pinball: The Complete
Collection
Digital ExtremesEpic MegaGames1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 or 486 or Pentium
Works with all memory
configurations but needs 575KB
conventional memory
From game folder run PINBALL.EXEFrom game folder run SETUP.EXEA: Perfect release
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EradicatorAccoladeAccolade1996GOGDOSBoxBurn BIN/CUE ERADICATOR.BIN/ERADICATOR.CUE in CD sub-directory. CD is an installation disc.Fast 486 or Pentium / MMXWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run ERAD.EXEFrom the game folder run SETSOUND.EXEGame runs without CD unless you enable Redbook CD Audio within the game Options. Game supports AWE32/64 "HI-RES SOUND".A: Perfect release
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Eye of the BeholderWestwood AssociatesSSI1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 or 486 or PentiumNeeds XMS or EMSFrom the game folder run START1.EXEFrom the game folder run START1.EXEChoose sound options each time you run gameA: Perfect release
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Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of DarkmoonWestwood AssociatesSSI1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 or 486 or PentiumWorks with all memory configurations but needs 552KB conventional memoryFrom the game folder run START.EXEFrom the game folder run SETUP.EXEA: Perfect release
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Eye of the Beholder III: Assault on Myth DrannorSSISSI1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 or 486 or PentiumNeeds EMSIf run under XMS or conventional, it fails with "Needs 575000 bytes of conventional memory" even if you have more than that.From the game folder run EYE.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.EXEA: Perfect release
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F-117A Stealth Fighter 2.0MicroProseMicroProse1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386Not tested yetFrom game folder run F117.EXEFrom game folder run F117.EXEA: Perfect release
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Falcon ATSpectrum HolobyteSpectrum Holobyte1988GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286Not tested yetFrom game folder run EFALCON.EXEEGA and PC speaker only.A: Perfect release
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Falcon ATSpectrum HolobyteSpectrum Holobyte1987GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderXTTested with conventional memory onlyThis game runs too fast on a Pentium 100 with L1 and L2 Caches disabled. Use of Throttle or other tool to slow it down further is required.From game folder run FALCON.EXECGA and PC speaker only.A: Perfect release
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FalloutInterplay EntertainmentInterplay Entertainment1997GOGGame comes in MS-DOS and Windows versions, but GOG release is Windows onlyN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AGOG version is NOT the MS-DOS releaseE: Windows release only
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Final Doomid softwareBethesda Softworks1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderPentium and higherWorks with all memory configurationsTNT: Go into TNT sub-folder and run DOOM2.EXE


Plutonia: Go into TNT sub-folder and run DOOM2.EXE
TNT: Go into TNT sub-folder and run SETUP.EXE


Plutonia: Go into TNT sub-folder and run SETUP.EXE
A: Perfect release
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Gabriel Knight 2: The Beast WithinSierraSierra1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder. Game is over 3 GB, so FAT32 compatible DOS is required.486Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run GK2DOS.BATFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEDOS with FAT32 support neededA: Perfect release
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Gabriel Knight: Sins of the FathersSierraSierra1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GK1.GOG to CD. Disc is a full installation disc486Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run GKCD.BATFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Gateway to the Savage FrontierStormfront StudiosSSI1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run GO.BATFrom the game folder run START1.EXENeed passwords.pdf for copy protectionA: Perfect release
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Gobliiins 1-3Coktel VisionCoktel Vision / Sierra1991 - 1993GOGScummVMN/A. Necessary executables are not included.N/AN/AN/AN/AE: no executables included
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Heart of ChinaDynamixActivision1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386Works with all memory configurationsThere are action sequences, like driving a tank, that are speed sensitive, so a 386 type computer or speed is required.From game folder run HOC.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Heroes of Might and Magic II: GoldNew World ComputingThe 3DO Company1998GOGDOXBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageCopy files from game folder AND burn mixed mode BIN / CUE homm2.gog / hom2.inst to CD. Disc is not a full installation disc for DOS but needs to be present and includes CD Audio tracks.486DX2Works with all memory configurations but needs 8MB totalFrom game folder run HEROES2.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXEGOG version is the Windows version, but it can be made to run under DOS by following the directions in column GB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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HillsfarWestwood AssociatesSSI1989GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run HILLSFAR.BATN/A: PC speaker onlyA: Perfect release
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I Have No Mouth, and I Must ScreamThe Dreamers GuildCyberdreams1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO NoMouth.dat to CD. Disc is a full installation disc

Note: ISO is 740MB but burns fine to CD. Finished CD size is 644MB
Fast 486 or Pentium / MMXWorks with all memory configurations but needs 8MB totalRequires SVGA graphicsFrom the game folder run SCREAM.BATFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Indiana Jones and The Fate of AtlantisLucasArtsLucasArts1993GOGScummVMWhile the game comes packed with ScummVM, the DOS files are in a sub-folder named other. Copy the files from other as well as MONSTER.SOU, ATLANTIS.000 and ATLANTIS.001.386 or faster systems with all caches disabledFrom game folder run ATLANTIS.EXEFrom game folder run ATLANTIS ? to get a list of optionsInitial version had compressed MONSTER.SOUA: Perfect release
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Indiana Jones and the Last CrusadeLucasfilmDisney1989GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder + copy INDY256.EXE from _OTHER folder286 or 386Works with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run INDY256.COMINDY256 a for Adlib.
Type INDY256 ? for list of other options
A: Perfect release
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Jagged Alliance: Deadly GamesSir-Tech SoftwareSir-Tech Software1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn JADG.GOG ISO image to CD. CD is NOT an installation disc. You also need to copy the game folder accross and have the CD inserted.486 or higherWorks with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run DG.EXEFrom game folder run SETSOUND.EXEB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Jazz Jackrabbit CollectionEpic MegaGamesEpic MegaGames1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386 or 486 or PentiumMinimum 4MB system memoryMemory managers can cause problemsFrom game folder run JAZZ.EXEFrom game folder run SETUP.EXEHoliday Hare 94 can be selected from episode menu. Holiday Hare 95 in subfolder HH95.
A: Perfect release
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Knights of the SkyMicroProseNight Dive Studios, Retroism1990GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or slow 386?Tested with EMS memoryFrom game folder run KNIGHTS.EXEMenu will ask you for sound optionA: Perfect release
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Lands of LoreWestwood StudiosVirgin Interactive1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.DAT to CD. Disc is a full installation discFast 386 or 486 or PentiumMinimum 2MB XMS or EMSFrom the game folder run LOLCD.BATFrom the game folder run SETUP.EXEA: Perfect release
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Leisure Suit Larry 1SierraCodemasters1987GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or 386 or Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run SIERRA.COMN/A PC Speaker only, possibly 3 voices on Tandy or IBM PCJrCopy protection at start of game, the answers are in the game folderA: Perfect release
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Leisure Suit Larry 1 (VGA Version)SierraCodemasters1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486Works with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run SCIDHUV.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXECopy protection at start of game, the answers are in the game folderA: Perfect release
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Leisure Suit Larry 2SierraCodemasters1988GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or 386 or Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run SCIV.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXECopy protection at start of game, the answers are in the game folderA: Perfect release
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Leisure Suit Larry 3SierraCodemasters1989GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or 386 or Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run SCIV.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXECopy protection at start of game, the answers are in the game folderA: Perfect release
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Leisure Suit Larry 5SierraCodemasters1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or 386 or Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run SCIDHUV.EXEINSTALL file is missing. You have to manually edit RESOURCE.CFG and change the drivers.Copy protection at start of game, the answers are in the game folderB: INSTALL.EXE is missing but you can edit RESOURCE.CFG instead
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Leisure Suit Larry 6 (320x200 graphics)SierraCodemasters1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386Works with all memory configurationsThe text can move too fast on fast PCFrom game folder run SIERRA.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXEHas Stereo FM music!A: Perfect release
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Leisure Suit Larry 6 (640x480 graphics)SierraCodemasters1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder486Works with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run SIERRA.EXEFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXEHas Stereo FM music and digital speech!A: Perfect release
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Magic Carpet 2: The NetherworldsBullfrog ProductionsElectronic Arts1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageBurn BIN / CUE GAME.GOG / GAME.INS to CD. Game runs from CD but saves some files to C:\NETHERW. This location can't be changed.
Fast 486 for VGA, Fast Pentium / MMX for SVGAWorks with all memory configurations.From the CD run NETHERW.EXEFrom the CD run NWSETUP.BATA: Perfect release
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Magic Carpet PlusBullfrog ProductionsElectronic Arts1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.GOG to CD. It is in CARPET.CD sub-folder. Game runs from CD but saves some files to C:\CARPET.CD directory. This location can't be changed.Fast 486 for VGA, Fast Pentium / MMX for SVGAWorks with all memory configurations.From the CD run CARPET.EXEFrom the CD run CARPET.EXEA: Perfect release
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MenzoberranzanDreamForge IntertainmentSSI1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.GOG to CD. Disc is a full installation discFast 386 or 486 or Pentium. For 386 change to step movement.Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run MENZO.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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Might and Magic Book One: The
Secret of the Inner Sanctum
New World ComputingNew World Computing1986GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or slow 386Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run MM.EXEFrom the game folder run GRAPHSET.EXE to change graphics mode to CGA, Hercules, Tandy 1000 or EGASound is PC Speaker onlyA: Perfect release
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Might and Magic II: Gates to
Another World
New World ComputingNew World Computing1988GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or slow 386Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run MM2.EXEN/ASound is PC Speaker onlyA: Perfect release
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Might and Magic III: Isles of TerraNew World ComputingNew World Computing1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurations but needs 551KB conventional memoryFrom the game folder run MM3.COMFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Might and Magic: World of XeenNew World ComputingNew World Computing1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder486 33-40Mhz Any faster and mouse cursor starts to blink faster and eventually disappearsMinimum 1MB XMS or EMS and 575KB conventionalMIDI is supported through Sound Canvas and LAPC-I. Wave Blaster setting works somewhat for GM daughterboards but does not sound as good as FM.From the game folder run XEEN.EXEFromt the game folder run INSTALL.EXEI could not get full speech working. It seems to require two CDs and swapping, and I could not make that work with the GOG version. Otherwise the game runs perfectly.B: no full speech
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Pinball Dreams Deluxe (Pinball Dreams 1 and 2)Digital Illusions / Spidersoft21st Century Entertainment1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)GAME.INST is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Extract files from BIN file. ISO and extract files. Convert OGG/MP3 to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL.COM from the disc. The game will be installed in C:\DELUXEFast 386 or 486 or PentiumNeeds a lot of conventional memoryMemory managers can cause problems
Manipulates CDDA volume which not all drives / drivers support
From disc run DELUXE.BATFrom game folder (C:\DELUXE) run SETSOUND.EXEC: Nothing is missing, but the installation process is very extensive. CD Audio is compressed.
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Pinball Fantasies Deluxe (Pinball Fantasies and Mania)Digital Illusions / Spidersoft21st Century Entertainment1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)GAME.INST is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Extract files from BIN file. ISO and extract files. Convert OGG/MP3 to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL.COM C D
The game will be installed in C:\21STCENT.
Fast 386 or 486 or PentiumNeeds a lot of conventional memoryMemory managers can cause problems
Manipulates CDDA volume which not all drives / drivers support
Needs files and / buffers in CONFIG.SYS. 20 seems to work well
From game folder (C:\21STCENT) run PFD.EXEFrom within the game (main menu) press F3C: Nothing is missing, but the installation process is very extensive. CD Audio is compressed.
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Pinball IllusionsDigital IllusionsDigital Illusions1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)GAME.INST is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Extract files from BIN file. ISO and extract files. Convert OGG/MP3 to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL.COM C D
The game will be installed in C:\21STCENT. To install the game run INSTALL.EXE
The installation folder can be defined.
Fast 386 or 486 or PentiumNeeds a lot of conventional memoryMemory managers can cause problems
Manipulates CDDA volume which not all drives / drivers support
From game folder run ILLUSION.BATFrom game folder run ILLUSION.BAT S
To configure game options run ILLUSION.BAT O
To configure both run ILLUSION.BAT SO
To restore all options run ILLUSION.BAR R
C: Nothing is missing, but the installation process is very extensive. CD Audio is compressed.
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Pirates!MicroproseMicroprose1987GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files DISK1, DISK2, DISKP, DISKS, PIR.EXE from game folder286 or fasterWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run PIR.EXEFrom the game folder run PIR.EXE to change to CGA/EGA/Tandy. Sound is PC speaker onlyA: Perfect release
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Pirates! GoldMicroproseMicroprose1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO DATA.DAT to CD and run INSTALL.BAT. Disc is a full installation disc. CD not required to play game.386 or fasterWorks with all memory configurations but needs 2 MB available memoryFrom the game folder run PIRATESG.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXERequires VESA support for 256 color mode. Otherwise must convert all artwork to 16 colors with included utility. Check README.TXT for more infoA: Perfect release
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Police QuestSierraSierra1987 AGI / 1992 SCIGOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder286 or 386Works with all memory configurationsAGI: SIERRA.COM


SCI: SCIDHUV.EXE
INSTALL file is missing. You have to manually edit RESOURCE.CFG and change the drivers.AGI version in subfolder /EGAB: Sound options have to be changed through editing RESOURCE.CFG
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Police Quest 2SierraSierra1988GOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder286 or 386Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run SIERRA.EXEINSTALL file is missing. You have to manually edit RESOURCE.CFG and change the drivers.Copy protection (Answers from manual)B: Sound options have to be changed through editing RESOURCE.CFG
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Police Quest 3SierraSierra1991GOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder386Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run SCIDHUV.EXEINSTALL file is missing. You have to manually edit RESOURCE.CFG and change the drivers.B: Sound options have to be changed through editing RESOURCE.CFG
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Police Quest 4 Open SeasonSierraSierra1993GOGDOSBoxBurn PQ4.GOG ISO image to CD. CD is an installation disc.486Works with all memory configurationsFrom game folder run PQ4CD.BATFrom game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Pool of RadianceSSISSI1988GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder then edit POOL.CFG and change the two path lines to point to the actual path to the game on your DOS PC386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run START.EXEN/A: PC speaker onlyB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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Pools of DarknessSSISSI1991GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder then edit POOL4.CFG and change the two path lines to point to the actual path to the game on your DOS PC386 or 486 and Pentium+ with all caches disabledWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run START.BATDIR *.COM to see sound drivers then edit START.BAT and change SND.COM to match which driver you want.SND.COM seems to properly set up Soundblaster sound. It may auto-detect sound driver?B: Nothing is missing, but must edit file to change sound options
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PopulousBullfrog ProductionsElectronic Arts1989GOGDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder286 or slow 386?From game folder run POPULOUS.EXEpopulous.exe vga speaker for PC speaker
Other sound options are tandy, adlib and roland
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Quest for Glory 1 EGA/VGASierraSierra1989 EGA / 1992 VGAGOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder286 or 386Requires 541 KBFrom the game folder run SCIDHUV.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEOriginal EGA version in subfolder /EGAA: Perfect release
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Quest for Glory 2SierraSierra1990GOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder286 or 386Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run SCIV.EXEFrom the game folder run INST.EXEA: Perfect release
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Quest for Glory 3SierraSierra1992GOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder386 or slow 486Requires 568 KBFrom the game folder run SIERRA.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEA: Perfect release
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Quest for Glory 4SierraSierra1994GOGDOSBoxCopy files from game folder486 or fasterWorks with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run SIERRA.EXEFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEGame is large, around 530 MBA: Perfect release
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Ravenloft: Stone ProphetDreamForge IntertainmentSSI1995GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GOG.GAME to CD. Disc is a full installation discFast 386 or 486 or Pentium. For 386 change to step movement.Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run PROPHET.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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Ravenloft: Strahd's PossessionDreamForge IntertainmentSSI1994GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and ISO imageBurn ISO GAME.GOG to CD. Disc is a full installation discFast 386 or 486 or Pentium. For 386 change to step movement.Works with all memory configurationsFrom the game folder run RLOFT.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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Realms of Arkania: Blade of DestinyAttic Entertainment SoftwareSir-Tech Software1993SteamDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folderFast 386, slow 486, Pentium / MMX with L1 disabled~600KB conventional. EMS recommendedFrom the game folder run BLADE.BATFrom the game folder run SOUND.BAT to reset the sound config. The game starts immediately after selecting sound options.A: Perfect release
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Realms of Arkania: Shadows Over RivaAttic Entertainment SoftwareSir-Tech Software1997SteamDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE imageBurn BIN / CUE Realms3.gog / Realms3.inst to CD. Disc is a full installation CD.Fast 486 or Pentium / MMX450KB conventional and 6MB EMS or XMSFrom the game folder run RIVA.EXEFrom the game folder run SOUND.BATA: Perfect release
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Realms of Arkania: Star TrailAttic Entertainment SoftwareSir-Tech Software1994SteamDOSBox: Mounts folderCopy files from game folder. Edit PATH.CFG and put the actual path of the game folder.486 33Mhz or equivalent with cache manipulation580KB conventional, 670KB EMS, 64KB XMSFrom the game folder run STAR.EXEFrom the game folder run SOUND.BAT to reset the sound config, then run STAR.EXE to select new sound source.Both GOG and Steam versions come with a passwords.pdf file that helps with copy protection word look-up.A: Perfect release
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Return to ZorkActivisionInfocom1993GOGDOSBox: Mounts folder and BIN / CUE image with compressed audio files (OGG / MP3)RTZ.INST is CUE file. Open it to find BIN file. Convert OGG in Music folder to WAV and burn mixed mode CD. Disc is a full installation CD. To install the game run INSTALL.EXE.Fast 386 or 486 or Pentium550KB conventional and 1MB EMS or XMSFrom the game folder run RTZ.BATFrom the game folder run INSTALL.EXEB: Nothing is missing, but the installation process requires several steps
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