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Has something about this been posted before? I searched and found nothing, so I'll assume it's safe.

http://www.scummvm.org/

It's an emulator! That plays old LucasArts adventure games, along with a handful of other similar titles. You'll still need the actual disks/CD, of course. Unless you want to play Beneath a Steel Sky, because Revolution Software provided the source code. Oh, and Beneath a Steel Sky is available as a free download from the site.
The emulator also supports Simon the Sorceror 1 & 2, Broken Sword, and Flight of the Amazon Queen, which is also freely available thanks to John Passfield and Steven Stamatiadis.

So, erm, enjoy if this is news to you.




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You can find an emulator with all the old Scott Adams text adventures too. My wife spent a good while going back through some of those a few months back.



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