Starflight Part 1: Harder Than I Thought

So obviously, you can’t just sit down and play a DOS game from 1986 on a modern system without doing your homework first. The first thing I had to do was get it running. First things first: I downloaded and installed the Mac version of DosBox, a DOS emulator designed specifically with gaming in mind.Continue reading “Starflight Part 1: Harder Than I Thought”

The Starflight Project

So recently I decided I wanted to play Starflight. For those of you who don’t know, Starflight is a DOS game originally released in 1986. It’s also the grand-daddy of all space-exploration games, and serves as the primary point of inspiration of a number of other successful games—including SunDog: Frozen Legacy, Star Control 2, and the MassContinue reading “The Starflight Project”