DOS Games

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by RazzaJacko3365, Aug 19, 2008.

  1. RazzaJacko3365
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    RazzaJacko3365 Newbie

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    Can the Ds play DOS games?
     
  2. DaRk_ViVi

    DaRk_ViVi Sending you back... to the future!

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    You can play Scumm based dos games (like Monkey Island) with ScummVM DS. [​IMG]
     
  3. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    There were some rumblings/initial work done on a dosbox port but nothing came of it as far as games are concerned.

    There is however SCUMMVM (monkey island, sam and max and so on) and a lot of the dos/windows 95 era FPS titles (hexen, heretic, quakes, doom, duke3d, rise of the triad, wolf3d just off the top of my head) a fair few ports (elite has something happening and there are a multitude of remakes) and some of systems which the games appeared on as well as dos have been emulated quite well.
     
  4. Panzer Tacticer

    Panzer Tacticer veteran human

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    Man I would kill to play a few old wargames through something like DOSbox.

    I'll likely have access to a more powerful hand held devise sooner than a means to play it on a DS though.
     
  5. gosp

    gosp GBAtemp Regular

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    Dungeon keeper...

    Oh my, this needs to be revisited.
     
  6. Awdofgum

    Awdofgum Wadofgum

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    I would love to get a Pandora handheld so I can emulate all the past systems, but I don't think It will be available in retail stores and I wouldn't never spend $300 online.
     
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