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Alex Bratwurst Level: 75 Posts: 412/1460 EXP: 3758044 For next: 68877 Since: 24.2.02 Since last post: 18 days Last activity: 19 hours # 1 Posted on 5.6.05 0107.51 Reposted on: 5.6.12 0109.55 http://www.agdinteractive.com/ These people remade the first two King's Quest games with VGA graphics. While the remake of the first one is essentially the same game with a different interface, the second one has been mind-blowingly altered. The puzzles all make sense now, there's a much deeper plot, and there are several references to the other games in the series. Along with the music and voice packs, this borders on being as good as the sort of thing one might normally pay money for. Edit: Interestingly enough, the voice of King Graham is by the same actor as it is in the CD-ROM versions of King's Quest V and VI. (edited by Mack Salmon on 8.6.05 2043) Promote this thread!
Greymarch Head cheese Level: 39 Posts: 153/335 EXP: 396059 For next: 8716 Since: 24.2.03 From: Toronto, Canada Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 6 hours # 2 Posted on 5.6.05 1852.13 Reposted on: 5.6.12 1852.15 Oh man, they're doing a QFG2 one too! I hope it doesn't suck!
ShotGunShep Frankfurter Level: 58 Posts: 630/836 EXP: 1562112 For next: 15443 Since: 20.2.03 Since last post: 2451 days Last activity: 2338 days # 3 Posted on 6.6.05 1216.15 Reposted on: 6.6.12 1218.34 Any plans for a Roger Wilco return?
Roy. Pepperoni Level: 63 Posts: 752/1040 EXP: 2069227 For next: 27936 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 2271 days Last activity: 741 days # 4 Posted on 6.6.05 1237.51 Reposted on: 6.6.12 1238.08 Originally posted by ShotGunShep Any plans for a Roger Wilco return? www.sq7.org is a fan-made unofficial sequel. There's also a Space Quest prequel (SQ 0) on Roger Wilco's Virtual Broomcloset (wiw.org).
SEADAWG Boudin rouge Moderator Level: 47 Posts: 193/501 EXP: 712897 For next: 53312 Since: 5.7.03 Since last post: 546 days Last activity: 6 days # 5 Posted on 7.6.05 0129.40 Reposted on: 7.6.12 0130.59 Any cool Police Quest stuff along those lines? I've also been waiting like 8 years for a new Tex Murphy game.
Alex Bratwurst Level: 75 Posts: 413/1460 EXP: 3758044 For next: 68877 Since: 24.2.02 Since last post: 18 days Last activity: 19 hours # 6 Posted on 9.6.05 0051.20 Reposted on: 9.6.12 0053.39 Originally posted by SEADAWG Any cool Police Quest stuff along those lines? I've also been waiting like 8 years for a new Tex Murphy game. There is Blue Force, which was designed by Jim Walls, but as far as I know, you can't obtain it legally anymore. Other links of interest: http://freesci.linuxgames.com/ This is an emulator much like ScummVM which allows you to play old Sierra games. http://dosbox.sourceforge.net/ This is a DOS emulator. http://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/ The utility used to create the King's Quest remakes, the site also has several other quality games. No more posting in my own thread, I promise. :þ
Jim Smith Goetta Level: 37 Posts: 67/303 EXP: 315232 For next: 23024 Since: 17.10.04 From: Bloomington, IL Since last post: 2213 days Last activity: 1644 days # 7 Posted on 9.6.05 0317.12 Reposted on: 9.6.12 0317.17 These guys are following up on AGDI with a remake of King's Quest III. They're hoping it'll be out in the fall. And over here is fan-made King's Quest IX, which will be released in three parts, each of which will be roughly the size of King's Quest VI. If the story is half as deep as the stuff AGDI added to KQ2, I can't wait.
SEADAWG Boudin rouge Moderator Level: 47 Posts: 194/501 EXP: 712897 For next: 53312 Since: 5.7.03 Since last post: 546 days Last activity: 6 days # 8 Posted on 10.6.05 1258.48 Reposted on: 10.6.12 1258.50 A quick Googling took me to an abandonware site where you can get it. But maybe that's not legal? I dunno. Thanks, though, I'd never even heard of it. Originally posted by Mack Salmon There is Blue Force, which was designed by Jim Walls, but as far as I know, you can't obtain it legally anymore.
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