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This journal is deprecated. All of the listed types of games can be run in ScummVM now.

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Journal Journal: Definitive old games on new systems quickstart guide

Here is the definitive guide for playing Lucasarts/Sierra games on modern PC's:

First, Linux PC's:
Lucasarts games:
AGI Sierra games (Lsl1, Sq1, Sq2, Kq1-3, etc):
SCI0 Sierra games (Sq3, Lsl2-3, Kq4):
SCI1 Sierra games (Sq4-5, Lsl5-6, Kq5, etc) and oddballs like willy beamish and all those old games like tunnels of armageddon:
Windows Sierra games (Sq6, Lsl7, etc): (or apt-get install wine)

Any platform, Sierra games: This guy has done the unpossible, writing timing fix patches for the games so you don't have to kludge them with slowdown utils:

Windows PC's:
LucasArts games:
AGI Sierra games:
SCI Sierra games:
Windows games:
Games that just don't work right:

And just for grins, because it's freaking awesome:
Good luck, let me know if you have any problems.

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