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User Info: BuyersRemorse55

BuyersRemorse55
3 years ago#1
Hello,

I was browsing this website but have never bought anything from it.

I am seeing a lot of old great games like Wing Commander 1 and 2, Master of Orion 1 and 2 etc. The main thing is it says they are compatiable with windows 8? Is this true? Have the games been redone or patched up to work on modern PC's? Anyone have an experience here?

User Info: arleas

arleas
3 years ago#2
From: BuyersRemorse55 | #001
Have the games been redone or patched up to work on modern PC's?


Yes... and they give you your money back if it doesn't work....on DRM free games they give you your money back...well first you have to at least TRY to make it work.

So yeah, GoG is awesome.
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User Info: r0ge00

r0ge00
3 years ago#3
They all work on new systems. All the games I have played that require DOS come with a custom DOSBox launcher.

User Info: xKynOx

xKynOx
3 years ago#4
if you want to play old dos games you will have no problems because of dosbox

User Info: Freelance_Wolf

Freelance_Wolf
3 years ago#5
I've purchased plenty of old games there and aside from Wing Commander (either the first or second, I forget), they all worked well on my rig. Don't have Windows 8 though. I had to lower the speed in DOSbox for WC to get it to run properly, because you were flying way too fast in space.
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