On 2018-01-16 02:00:11 +0000, Ant said:
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>>> HOWEVER, I just found out that I could boot Gemstone Warrior.dsk
>>> without System 6. Huh? I thought classic Mac needed an OS to boot the
>>> game. I guess not! I didn't use a lot of very old classic Mac back
>>> then. I did use a lot of Apple 2s though.
>> If the disk boots, then it must have a System Folder on it, even if
>> it's a cut-down one just to run the game - it may not have a Finder,
>> but is set to run the game instead after booting.
> Yes, it is a very simple OS. It did come with its Calculator, Note Pad,
> Key Caps, control panel, etc. I tried to read the game's "Read Me
> First!" document, but it couldn't find an application. I guess Note Pad
> can't do it. :P
> I had fun replaying this game that I used to play a lot on my Apple //c.
> It was rad(ical) to see a Mac port since I never knew it existed. I
> couldn't find any video recordings online, so I made my own:
> ... ;)
Inc. I never heard of that, but years ago we used to play a lot of