I picked one up for 10 baht. Wow! (no pun intended) this is a giant mouse, and used to cost $99 back in the day.
After some serious fiddling with the buttons, they all work (initially buttons 6 and 7 didn’t), having confirmed using the Windows app, on Windows 10. The OS X application didn’t work on 10.13.6 (High Sierra).
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I have played the Blaspheme Quarantine level of Marathon an unhealthy amount of times. This is a list of notes and observations of what I have gleaned.
This was originally in Infravision cheat – Marathon
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Wolfenstein on a MacBook
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Marathon, or rather Aleph One, running Eternal crashes, upon loading a saved game on level “Core Done Blew”…
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You will find that all of the
cheats.lua files, included in the three1 Marathon disk images from AlephOne, are incomplete… the infravision cheat is unavailable2, or rather, that is to say that the
see() function definition is missing.
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Running Syndicate on DOSBox on OS X… which key on the keyboard is the fire key? I had an old EA Games CD set, which ran (natively) on System 7, and the fire key was space.
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Missing information from the excellent MSG for level 13… which switch in which room for which platform…
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After playing syndicate (download here – the right mouse is used for fire, space does not work), I thought I’d try Theme Park (also from Abandonware), but unlike syndicate which just unzipped, Theme Park is the installer and it throws a wobbly if not installed from a floppy – having the installer in the
DOSGAMES directory (or folder) does not work…
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