Visit the Ironworks Gaming Website Email the Webmaster Graphics Library Rules and Regulations Help Support Ironworks Forum with a Donation to Keep us Online - We rely totally on Donations from members Donation goal Meter

Ironworks Gaming Radio

Ironworks Gaming Forum

Go Back   Ironworks Gaming Forum > Ironworks Gaming Forums > Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not)

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-16-2004, 05:30 AM   #1
Malthaussen
The Magister
 

Join Date: May 10, 2001
Location: Horsham, PA USA
Age: 62
Posts: 148
While cleaning up an obscure corner of my house, I stumbled across a box with the CD containing 9 of the old Gold Box AD&D games, which surprised the heck out of me, since I don't remember ever buying it. [img]smile.gif[/img] Anyway, for kicks I thought I'd install 'em on my new XP supercomputer and see if they run. Much to my surprise, they do (I'm surprised when *anything* runs under XP). Which led me to think that it might be entertaining to play through the whole sequence of these golden oldies, especially since party-based CRPGs seem to be a dying genre, and really, how many parties can one run through BG2 or Icewind Dale?

To the question. I don't seem to have the Captain Midnight Decoder Ring required for the first three (or is it four) of the games, although fortunately the documentation for the rest is all on the CD so I can answer those annoying "copy protection" questions in the later games. I was wondering two things: 1) does anybody still have a spare decoder ring lying around they'd like to dispose of, and 2) was there a "cheat" code of some kind that could be entered for all those copy-protection questions, obviating the need for the wheel (or docs). I would bet there is, but I sure don't know it. [img]smile.gif[/img]

-- Mal
__________________
\"Of two choices, I always take the third.\"
Malthaussen is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Vets widows denied pritchke General Discussion 5 05-06-2005 04:43 PM
I doubt there are any vets out there.. Iron_Ranger General Conversation Archives (11/2000 - 01/2005) 7 10-18-2002 04:36 PM
Wiz 7/gold Level up question chimera99 Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 3 01-17-2002 09:21 PM
Wiz7/Gold question chimera99 Miscellaneous Games (RPG or not) 5 01-15-2002 04:18 AM
have a question about gold box series... wsoftly Wizards & Warriors Archives 13 11-20-2000 01:13 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:01 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
©2017 Ironworks Gaming TM & The Great Escape Studios - All Rights Reserved