I don’t remember what caused me to pull out an old game and trying to install it. The game in question is Pharao which runs on Windows 98. It does not run on Windows XP and certainly not on Linux. Therefore I searched for ways to get it to run.
Tetris in Java
This small programming exercise is mostly a proof of concept, that the it is possible to create a simple game using the Rendering engine within only a few hours.
Game development in Java
Does this image seem familiar to you? If it does you are right, it is Sid Meier’s Railroad Tycoon from 1990. Or isn’t it? In fact it is not. Currently I am trying to recode this game in Java.
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Generate Landscape through elevation
As described in a previous German post I failed in my attempt to generate a relief landscape based on the elevation algorithm.
I revisited the issue and succeeded somewhat better. „Generate Landscape through elevation“ weiterlesen
Install Tomb Raider with Linux
The steps are quite similar to the on to run Civilisation, though the installation from CD is a bit more complex. (Details about the environment are described in the Civilisation article) „Install Tomb Raider with Linux“ weiterlesen