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A collection of emulated software for the early Macintosh computer, created by Apple as the successor to the Apple II series. Simple, powerful and a new path in computing, the Macintosh's graphics-based operating system changed the face of computing permanently.



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Software Library: Macintosh
by FOG Software
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A HyperCard stack produced in 1992 detailing various policy positions of Presedential Candidate Bill Clinton. Billed in the stack as "ActivistWare", this HyperCard stack was made by FOG Software, which seems to be made up of a Michael Agosta and J.B. Lawton III. Going by the textfile included with the stack, FOG Software weren't part of the CLinton campaign itself, but rather acting independently as enthusiastic supporters/volunteers: Date: Sat, 08 Aug 92 06:34:28 EST  From:...
Topics: Bill Clinton, HyperCard, Apple, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by http://www.atpm.com
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About This Particular Macintosh (ATPM) was an Apple Macintosh oriented e-zine, first published in 1995. Originally published in DocMaker self-contained reader format before transitioning to PDF and HTML/web formats during volume 5. This emulated Internet Archive item contains two disk images; one 25MB boot image with Mac System 7.5.3 installed and a second 50MB image containing all DocMaker editions. Be patient whilst these images download. Pictures and graphics in each issue may not display...
Topics: About This Particular Macintosh, ATPM, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, ezine
Software Library: Macintosh
by Cary Torkelson
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A simple, irreverent, addictive, line-drawn baseball game released for the Macintosh in the early 1990's. The game allowed you to create, customize, and share teams, helping foster an early game-centric community.
Topics: Action-Strategy Baseball, Apple Mac, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Berkeley Systems
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After launching the emulator (ensuring that sound is unmuted), allow the Mac OS to boot and then... do nothing . After one minute of inactivity, After Dark will kick in. This emulated Internet Archive item contains version 2.0 of After Dark, the software that kicked off the screensaver craze of the 1990s. Additionally, the expansions "More After Dark" and "After Dark - Art of Darkness" have been added to the install. Navigate to the After Dark control panel via the Apple...
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Topics: After Dark, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, Screensaver, Flying Toasters
Software Library: Macintosh
by Ambrosia Software
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The Ambrosia Times was a Macintosh e-zine/newsletter published by Ambrosia Software. In this emulated item are the first 5 volumes, in DocMaker format. Simply doubleclick an issue to run.
Topics: Ambrosia Times, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Apple Computer France
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***WARNING*** This emulated Internet Archive item contains a 600+MB Macintosh disk image. Be prepared for a big download! Apple Assistance Numéro 1 Bis CD-ROM Contains Apple France support documentation from 1991 as well as archive of older OS, Apple Utilities, HyperCard, for the whole Apple product range, in both French and US English. This is a raw image of the file system from the CD. While it is bootable, it crashes. So the emulator is configured to boot off a separate system disk so you...
Topics: macintosh, apple, vintage, support, manuals, apple france, french, cd-rom, hypercard
Software Library: Macintosh
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Topics: Apple, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Apple
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This Internet Archive emulated item contains a 10MB Macintosh formatted disk image with an install of Mac System 7.0.1. From Wikipedia: System 7 (codenamed "Big Bang" and sometimes retrospectively called Mac OS 7 ) is a single-user graphical user interface -based operating system for Macintosh computers and was part of the classic Mac OS line of operating systems. It was introduced on May 13, 1991, by Apple Computer . [1] It succeeded System 6 , and was the main Macintosh operating...
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Topics: Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Apple
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This Internet Archive emulated item contains a 25MB Macintosh formatted disk image with an install of Mac System 7.5.3. From Wikipedia: "System 7.5.3, a major bug-fix update that also included Open Transport for other PowerPC-based machines as well as some 68k-based machines. 7.5.3 also made several improvements to the 68k emulator, and added translucent dragging support to the Drag Manager. It was also the first version of Control Strip for all Macs. This was also the first version of Mac...
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Topics: Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by BMUG
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***WARNING*** This emulated Internet Archive item contains a 250MB Macintosh disk image. Be prepared for a big download! The disk image will take a while to mount to the emulated desktop once booted, so please be patient! BMUG was an education non-profit corporation which promoted the exchange of information about graphical interface computers, including the Apple Macintosh. Located in Berkeley, California, BMUG provided valuable services to computer users in the San Francisco Bay Area and...
Topics: BMUG, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, HyperCard
Software Library: Macintosh
by BMUG
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***WARNING*** This emulated Internet Archive item contains a 330MB Macintosh disk image. Be prepared for a big download! The BMUG PD-ROM Volume I CD-ROM from 1988. It contains a vast amount of 80's freeware and shareware, along with several BMUG newsletters ranging from Fall of 1984 to Spring of 1987. BMUG was an education non-profit corporation which promoted the exchange of information about graphical interface computers, including the Apple Macintosh. Located in Berkeley, California, BMUG...
Topics: BMUG, Apple, Apple Mac, Macintosh, Public Domain software
Software Library: Macintosh
by BMUG
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***WARNING*** This emulated Internet Archive item contains a 580MB Macintosh disk image. Be prepared for a big download! Also, be aware that it will take several minutes for the image to mount on the emulated Macintosh desktop once booted, so be patient! Volume II of the Berkeley Macintosh User's Group is a follow-up to their ground-breaking 1988 PD-ROM (the first two initials stood for Public Domain). The second disc contains even more shareware, freeware, graphics, sounds and other bits of...
Topics: BMUG, Apple, Apple Mac, Macintosh, Public Domain software
Software Library: Macintosh
by Mindscape
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A game of realpolitik in the nuclear age. Maintain your chosen superpower's prestige without triggering Armageddon.
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Topics: Balance Of Power, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Chris Crawford
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An environmental policy simulator with the goal of "showing people how environmental problems interact with economic and cultural issues."
Topics: Balance of the Planet, Apple, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Interplay
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"Battle Chess is a quite typical chess game, but it comes with a twist: all pieces are represented by small, realistic figures that walk around on the chessboard, and when one piece takes another, they both take part in an animated battle. There is a different animation for each permutation, depending on which pieces are capturing or being captured. You can also play in 2D without animation. The game's opening library includes 30,000 different moves, ensuring a variety of games will unfold...
Topics: Battle Chess, Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Gareth Branwyn & Peter Sugarman
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Beyond Cyberpunk: A Do-It-Yourself Guide to the Future" (1991) Five Floppy   Here is a link to an online version (greatly expanded upon the original): www.streettech.com Here is an excerpt from the preface: "When we began Beyond Cyberpunk! (BCP), there was no such thing as the World Wide Web. Hypermedia programs like Apple's HyperCard were the only way to inexpensively deliver hypertext with linked sounds, images, and animation. We saw in HyperCard the opportunity to create a...
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Topics: Beyond CyberPunk, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
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Pick a bird, make a wager and watch the race. "A simple game for simple minds," says the author.
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Topics: Bird Race, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Stuart Cheshire
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This emulated item contains the game Bolo and around 4000 custom maps. :) From MacintoshGarden.org: Bolo is a 16 player graphical networked real-time multi-player tank battle game. It has elements of arcade-style shoot-em-up action, but for the serious players who play 12 hour games with 16 players working in teams in different networked computer clusters around an office or university campus, it becomes more of a strategy game. You have to play it to understand.   — Stuart Cheshire Bolo...
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Topics: Bolo, Macintosh, Apple Mac, Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Al Evans
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You are Cap'n Lance Magneto, of the Intergalactic Rangers. You have been assigned to investigate the disappearance of several commercial trading ships in the vicinity of Rigel IV. These disappearances are of more than ordinary concern. The "Crown of Control", an archeological relic of an advanced ancient race, has recently disappeared and has been traced to the Menturg, an intergalactic criminal who makes his headquarters on a small planet orbiting this sun. It is believed that the...
Topics: Cap'n Magneto, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by David C. Thomas
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A corporation simulator with shades of SimCity and a tongue-in-cheek attitude. Has copy-protection, please see code sheet here:  https://archive.org/details/CapitalistPigCodes "Capitalist Pig is one of the most fun - and the most obscure - business simulations released in the early 1990s. In this innovative game that foreshadows Capitalism Plus years later, your job is to start a company from scratch and build it to a conglomerate. The game is more focused on the operational level of...
Topics: Capitalist Pig, Apple, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Bert Fischer
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Castle Of Ert and Pyramid Of Ert are two World Builder games programmed by Bert Fischer.
Topics: Castle of Ert, Pyramid of Ert, Apple Mac, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Postcraft International
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Citadel is an early RPG with party selection, combat and one big and scary dungeon. There is copy protection on this game, so please refer to the scanned codewheel here: http://vintageapplemac.com/files/misc/CitadelCodewheel.pdf Other manuals are here: http://vintageapplemac.com/files/misc/CitadelManual.pdf http://vintageapplemac.com/files/misc/CitadelSecrets.pdf "An excellent game. Highly creative gameplay design and story. Great atmosphere, great sense of mystery. You need to stretch...
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Topics: Citadel, Apple Mac, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Jay Friedland & Anne Tregay
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Citgo is a freeware animation program that shows the famous Citgo sign in Boston's Kenmore Square. Backbay is a version modified in 1991 by Jeff Strobel, with the addition of the silhouetted woman disrobing...
Topics: Citgo, Backbay, Apple Mac, Mac, Macintosh, Boston, Kenmore Square, Freeware
Software Library: Macintosh
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"Classic Text Adventure Masterpieces of Infocom is a collection of 33 computer games from interactive fiction pioneer Infocom, and the top 6 winners of the 1995 Interactive Fiction Competition, released in 1996. It was available as a single cross-platform CD-ROM, which included PDFs of all the Infocom games' instructions, maps, and hint booklets. Infocom was closed in 1989 by its then-parent company Activision. Still holding the copyright to nearly all the past Infocom titles, Activision...
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Topics: Infocom, Masterpieces, Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Rand and Robyn Miller
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***USAGE NOTE: System sound is set at zero on boot, so before launching the game, open the Sound Control Panel via the Apple Menu and turn volume up!  This is a, hopefully, temporary bug...*** Please be advised that updated versions of Spelunx, Cosmic Osmo, and The Manhole for modern operating systems are available to purchase at the Steam Store, so please consider doing so;  http://store.steampowered.com/sub/65017/ Cosmic Osmo was created by brothers Rand and Robyn Miller, who went on to...
Topics: Cosmic Osmo, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
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"Culture 1.0 is the culmination of more than two decades of research by Walter Reinhold of New York University. During these years Mr. Reinhold, a specialist in music history and the humanities, has designed 16 courses running the gamut from medieval to 20th Century music, art and history. This program uniquely conveys the fruits of his labors via the medium of HyperCard. 5 MB of nine HyperCard stacks that convert the Macintosh into an educational workstation. 21 cultural grids where...
Topics: Culture, Macintosh, Apple Mac, HyperCard
Software Library: Macintosh
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Déjà Vu was awarded SPA excellence in software awards for Best Entertainment Product and Best New World in 1986 as the first genuine point-and-click adventure game. The MacVenture interface saw no significant changes for the remaining three games. This is the first game in the MacVenture series. See also Déjà Vu II , Uninvited and Shadowgate .
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Topics: Deja Vu, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Silicon Beach Software
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Explore forest, jungle, sea and desert in search of the... Enchanted Scepters! The first World Builder game, and the first point-and-click graphic adventure (with some text input required).
Topics: Enchanted Scepters, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Ford
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Comprehensive program detailing Ford cars for 1990. Includes driving simulator game with multiple venues including drag strip, obstacle course, airport, and city streets.
Topics: Ford Simulator, Apple, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Soft Dorothy Software
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"Glider has a very simple concept, as many early Mac games did, but it was brilliantly executed and is still enjoyable to play today. I realised yesterday that I love the feel of old games like Glider because you can tell that they made the graphics on a computer not that dissimilar to the one you're playing it on! You can see all the familiar MacPaint patterns in the graphics - check out the 'brick' pattern wearing through the wall (with a bit of the spray-paint tool for good measure) in...
Topics: Glider, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by John Calhoun, Soft Dorothy Software
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UPDATE: Another additional collection of user-made levels has been added. If there is still an empty space in one lower corner of the main directory containing the game and the level pack folders, clear your browser's cookies for this website. TIPS: Use the menu to check and change the controls. Go fullscreen to avoid browser conflicts. End a game with Alt-Q; save with Alt-S. Glider Edit can be used to cheat by altering a save file. Glider is a Macintosh game created by John Calhoun and first...
Topics: Glider, Mac, Macintosh, Apple, John Calhoun
Software Library: Macintosh
by Soft Dorothy Software
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John Calhoun's classic Joust clone. Glypha The original. Runs in a 512x342 window in the center of the screen, in black-and-white. Amazingly, it still works in Mac OS X — it is truly a testament to the backwards compatibility of the Mac. It is also the most configurable of the Glypha family. The first couple of levels do not have the lava pits; they are opened when you enter level 3.
Topics: Glypha, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Buena Vista Software
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From http://iangilman.com/software/heavenearth.php: Flushed with our success from Ishido , we decided to do it again, but bigger this time! The game would be the first in a trilogy, filled with new mind games of all sorts and wisdom from throughout the ages. More people joined the team, including Scott Kim , puzzlemaster, and Mark Ferrari , artist extraordinaire. It was an amazingly wonderful, creative experience, and I believe it shows through in the game. Original Version On the Web: You can...
Topics: Apple, Apple Mac, Macintosh, Heaven & Earth
Software Library: Macintosh
by TRANS Fiction Systems
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Hidden Agenda   is a 1988 computer strategy   game   with menu-driven interface and early, black and white graphics whose scenario was designed and written by Jim Gasperini, with input from project consultant   Eric Ehrmann . While the scenario was implemented in text form, the game made use of an innovative graphical interface, with naturalistic characters, settings, and digital video interstitials. The narrative simulation system was designed and implemented by Greg Guerin and Ron...
Topics: Hidden Agenda, Macintosh, Apple mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Infocom
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is an interactive fiction video game based on the comedic science fiction series of the same name. It was designed by series creator Douglas Adams and Infocom's Steve Meretzky, and was first released in 1984 for the Apple II, Macintosh, Commodore 64, CP/M, MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari 8-bit family and Atari ST. It is Infocom's fourteenth game. The game loosely mirrors a portion of the series' plot, representing most of the events in the first book. Arthur Dent wakes...
Topics: Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, Douglas Adams, Macintosh, Apple Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Peter Small
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A unique piece of software, developed over several years by Peter Small. Presented as an interactive book, How God Makes God "looks at life in terms of game theory and computer analogies", across hundreds of animated slides and dozens of topics. On first launch, I suggest that you select the "About" button to be taken through an introductory chapter. Then, you are ready to start your journey at "The Beginning". An index is available to jump directly to points...
Topics: How God Makes God, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Peter Small
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A version of https://archive.org/details/HowGodMakesGod that runs faster due to being emulated on a Macintosh II (with 68020 processor) rather than a Macintosh Plus (with 68000 processor). Start with the About option, then choose the Beginning option. During a chapter (aka 'thread'), clicking the ? button will bring up an explanation of the currently visible control bar (of which there are two - start-of-chapter and mid-chapter), and clicking the S button will bring up the speed-adjustment...
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Topics: How God Makes God, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Apple
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Topics: HyperCard, Apple, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Various
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This Internet Archive emulated Macintosh item contains two disk images; one 25MB boot volume with Macintosh System 7.5.3 installed, plus HyperCard 2.4 and Simpletext, and one 45MB Macintosh disk image containing a folder full of HyperCard stacks. Note: If icons within any given folder are piled on top of each other so as you can't see what they are or what the contents of the folder are, go to the "View" menu in the toolbar and select "By Name" to list the contents of folder...
Topics: Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, HyperCard
Software Library: Macintosh
by Various
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This Internet Archive emulated Macintosh item contains two disk images; one 25MB boot volume with Macintosh System 7.5.3 installed, plus HyperCard 2.4 and Simpletext, and one 35MB Macintosh disk image containing a folder full of HyperCard stacks. Note: If icons within any given folder are piled on top of each other so as you can't see what they are or what the contents of the folder are, go to the "View" menu in the toolbar and select "By Name" to list the contents of folder...
Topics: Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, HyperCard
Software Library: Macintosh
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A wacky interactive cartoon where you play Sean, a character that seems to continuously find himself in bad situations. Funny stuff. New version includes a way to save the game to a file, a menubar, and other minor bug fixes. Now runs on Hypercard Player. From a forum post: "This is a MacOS 9 emulator (for OSX - so I guess I'm mostly looking at Riff and Hotstuff). It has a few hoops to jump through to get it working. Drag the 'hypercard.sheepvm' onto 'Sheepshaver' to launch Hypercard in...
Topics: Adventures Of Sean, HyperCard, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Robert Bush
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The BeerStack is a useful reference guide for home brewers. Included in this stack are recipes and information about different styles of beer. "Beer is one of the most complex beverages that you can drink. It is, among other things, good-tasting, social, and in too high a quantity intoxicating. To me, beer is more than a glass of light brown liquid with alcohol and a foam head; it is the ultimate topic to discuss among friends or enemies and a very peculiar fluid indeed. Many people I know...
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Topics: The BeerStack, Apple Macintosh, HyperCard, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
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"I've just spent a cheerful hour of my time writing a program on my computer that will tell me instantly what the volume of the mound was. It's a very neat and sexy program with all sorts of pop-up menus and things, and the advantage of doing it the way I have is that on any future occasion on which I need to know the volume of a megapode nest, given its basic dimensions, my computer will give me the answer in less than a second, which is a wonderful saving of time. The downside, I...
Topics: Megapode, Douglas Adams, last Chance To See, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Gary L Simmons
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Included in this emulated item are a collection of HyperCard stacks created by Gary L Simmons, as hosted on his website at http://webwonks.org/Extra/hypercard/HyperCard.html (Wayback link: https://web.archive.org/web/20090513051445/http://webwonks.org/Extra/hypercard/HyperCard.html). From Gary's website: "Hey, remember HyperCard? Well guess what, it is still around, in fact Apple just bumped the HyperCard Player up to a new version lately. I have a bunch of old stacks, and I do mean old....
Topics: HyperCard, Apple, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by David Reed
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Requested/submitted by John Peterson, as follows: "This is Iago, and what makes it interesting is it's one of the very first pieces of game shareware distributed independently of normal (professional) developer channels. It was obviously done as a labor of love, as there's very little attribution within the app itself. I distinctly remember playing it in 1984, just weeks after the very first 128K Macs came off the truck. It also followed all the rules as apps go, and kept running until...
Topics: Iago, Macintosh, Apple Mac, Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Brian Thomas
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Emulated-in-browser, the original 1988 version of seminal Hypercard project If Monks Had Macs (including The White Rose add-on stack), sourced from the author's website at http://www.rivertext.com.
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Topics: If Monks Had Macs, Macintosh, Mac, Apple, HyperCard
Software Library: Macintosh
by LucasArts
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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade  is a graphic adventure based on the film. It was the third game to use the SCUMM engine and the first to include the verbs 'Look' and 'Talk'. "Not as good graphics as The Fate of Atlantis, and much shorter overall, but still a great game. There's a lot of humor to find, both in dialogue and the cute little messages that appear when you die or get captured. Also, from about the middle of the game onwards, you'll often get to choose how to overcome...
Topics: Apple, Macintosh, Mac, Indiana Jones, LucasArts
Software Library: Macintosh
by Accolade
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From http://www.iangilman.com/software/ishido.php: Ishido was my first commercial software project, a contemplative solitaire game played with tiles. Michael Feinberg designed it and Brad Fregger , the producer, was nice enough to take a chance on me, an untried 17 year-old, to program it. I ended up contributing much more than just programming to the game, and I'm still quite proud of it. Near the end of development, the publisher (Epyx) suddenly went bankrupt. Undaunted, we took the game and...
Topics: Ishido, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
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Help Leisure Suit Larry to find the ultimate lay without losing his life... or at least try to. Al Lowe's infamous Sex-Fun-Adventure series! Note: This current emulation makes bad background noise and assumes a color screen. From Wikipedia: Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards is a graphic adventure game originally released in 1987 as the first part of the Leisure Suit Larry series. Originally developed for the PC DOS and the Apple II , it was later ported to other platforms...
Topics: Leisure Suit Larry, Sierra, Al Lowe, Apple, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by MacFormat
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This emulated Macintosh item contains two disk images; one boot disk with System 7.0.1 installed, and one 110MB disk with the first 35 MacFormat magazine cover floppies. Much of the content of the floppies, particularly on the later ones, may not work with the emulated Mac Plus, requiring colour, higher processor than the first generation Macs, more RAM, etc. Don't fret over this; embrace it! It's the exact experience of helpless obsolescence millions of computer users would have experienced...
Topics: Apple, Apple Mac, MacFormat, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Stephen Cole
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A small collection of Macintosh games I found in a folder on my vintage Mac! Includes: BlackJack Connect Four Forty Thieves 2.1 Hearts 1.6 MacChess 2.0 Macman Pro Reversi Missile Mac Mombasa 1.1 Backgammon MineSweeper 1.3 MacClub Games Compilation  
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Topics: Mac Games, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Broderbund
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"MacGlobe works much like a printed almanac or atlas ... [It] enables you to modify maps ... [and] combines maps, charts, and tables to offer a single source of international data." Publisher quote.
Topics: MacGlobe, Macintosh, Apple Mac, Broderbund
Software Library: Macintosh
by Lamprey Systems
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"MacJesus: Your Personal Savoir On A Floppy Disk. Format: HyperCard 1.2.2 Description: Sort of an evil expert system that features an animated Jesus who snorts, spits and has a nasty nicotine habit. This maybe the most despised   Macintosh program ever written. Requirements: Requires HyperCard 1.2.2 (Cannot not be upgraded to HyperCard 2.X) and a Macintosh capable of running System 6.X Ideal Environment: Mac Plus, SE, SE/30, II or Classic using System 6.X" A HyperCard game by Robert...
Topics: Apple, MacJesus, HyperCard, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Lamprey Systems
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"Your Personal Savior on a Floppy Disk Returns... How many times in a crisis situation have you turned to prayer, only to discover that the line is busy or perhaps even disconnected? It's alarming but true, most prayer requests go unanswered due to the sheer magnitude of verbal and written correspondence received by GOD every day. Even worse, some prayers are misaddressed, others are sent to the wrong department, and even a few are slipped down drain pipes and sent straight to HELL by lazy...
Topics: MacJesus, Mac, Macintosh, Apple
Software Library: Macintosh
by MacWorld
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Winning HyperCard stacks from the 1989 SuperStacks contest. Presented exactly as the CD-ROM disk image. Navigate to the "SuperStacks" folder to see the winning stacks, or launch the "Open SuperStacks" player for the originally intended experience, although it's a little clunky, IMO. ***NOTE*** This item contains a 210MB disk image, please be patient while it downlaods and mounts once emulated. This CD ROM contains the following: SuperStack Winners Showcase Explore the...
Topics: MacWorld, SuperStacks, Apple HyperCard, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
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An eclectic collection of interesting computer and software news and helpful and informative reviews in self-viewing DocMaker format, published in 1994.
Topics: Macintosh Electric Magazine, Ezine, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by The Software Toolworks
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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing is an application software program for teaching touch typing. The typing program was initially released in late 1987 by The Software Toolworks and has been published regularly ever since. The original version was written for MSDOS by Norm Worthington, Walt Bilofsky, and Mike Duffy.[1] Editions of Mavis Beacon are currently published by Encore Software (hybrid Mac and Windows) and Software MacKiev (Mac OS X only) and are available throughout the retail sales world. An...
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Topics: Mavis Beacon, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Aaron Segal
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Minesweeper is a single-player puzzle video game . The objective of the game is to clear a rectangular board containing hidden " mines " without detonating any of them, with help from clues about the number of neighboring mines in each field. The game originates from the 1960s, and has been written for many computing platforms in use today. It has many variations and offshoots.
Topics: Minesweeper, Macintosh, Apple Mac, Shareware
Software Library: Macintosh
by MacPlay
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"Everything you love about Monopoly is now here for the Mac. Classic Monopoly is a mouse click away as you engage in the pursuit of great fortunes. With computer enhanced graphics and billions of different dice sequences it's never the same game twice. Wheel and deal against the supreme game challenger, your Mac. Or play with up to eight players, in this ultimate computer version of the best selling boardgame of all time. The thrill of buying and selling railroads and properties and...
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Topics: Apple Mac, Apple, Mac, Macintosh, Monopoly, MacPlay
Software Library: Macintosh
by Various
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This emulated Macintosh item contains a couple of programs for learning morse code: MorseTrainer 1.1 by Lars Sundstrom Morse Mania by Edward Plumer
Topics: Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, Morse
Software Library: Macintosh
by My Mac Productions
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" My Mac started life in 1995, and joined the World Wide Web in early 1996, being one of the early pioneers of electronic journalism on the web. (We predate every other major internet magazine, save a VERY few) We have had a bevy of very talented writers come and go over the years, but have always stayed consistent in our goal of producing an entertaining and informative read. In October of 2000, My Mac Magazine (The downloadable Macintosh specific version) was folded into our World Wide...
Topics: MyMac, ezine, Apple, Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Premier Technology Inc
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From game author Randy Carr's website (http://www.fatlion.com/nettrek/): NetTrek - Where'd it come from and where'd it go? Way back in 1982, before Warp-Drive, there was this secret new computer being developed at Apple Computer known as the ' Lisa '. The Lisa computer had a real bitmapped screen that was fairly large (i.e. lots of pixels!) and a real pointing device that resembled what Xerox had done in the late '70's, known as the 'mouse'. I was working at Apple Computer in those days, so I...
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Topics: NetTrek, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Psygnosis
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Lemmings is a puzzle - platformer video game originally developed by DMA Design and first published by Psygnosis for the Amiga , Atari ST and PC in 1991. The game was programmed by Mike Dailly and David Jones , and was inspired by a simple animation that Dailly created while experimenting with Deluxe Paint . The objective of the game is to guide a group of anthropomorphised lemmings through a number of obstacles to a designated exit. To save the required number of lemmings to win, one must...
Topics: Lemmings, Oh No! More Lemmings, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Soft Dorothy Software
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Pararena is an action computer game for the Apple Macintosh, originally released as shareware in 1990 by john calhoun . It is a mouse-controlled ball game where two players compete on hoverboards in a parabolic arena with two "goals" on the sides. The object is to score points by getting the ball into the other player's goal. Players tossed out of the arena will simply respawn after a few seconds, but fouls are issued for letting the ball go out of bounds. There are multiple game...
Topics: Pararena, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh, shareware
Software Library: Macintosh
by Robert Carr, Lamprey Systems
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Writes Penthouse -type letters automatically. This includes both Porno Writer 2.0 and Pretty Good Pornography 3.0, an upgraded version released in 1994. WORLD DOOMED!!! PGP 3 RELEASED In yet another sign of the impending apocalypse, Lamprey Systems today announced the release of PGP 3 (Pretty Good Pornography 3.0 ). The program, a major upgrade of Lamprey Systems' Porno Writer 2.0, randomly produces Penthouse Forum-type letters ranging in content from the merely obscene to the patently absurd....
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Topics: Porno Writer, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Broderbund
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While the Sultan of Persia is fighting a war in a foreign country, his Grand Vizier Jaffar orchestrates a coup d'état. His way to the throne lies through the Sultan's lovely daughter. Jaffar kidnaps her and threatens to kill her if she refuses to marry him. Meanwhile, the man the Princess loves is thrown into the dungeon. He has only one hour to escape from his prison, defeat the guards on his way, and stop Jaffar before the terrible marriage takes place. Prince of Persia is a 2D platformer...
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Topics: Prince Of Persia, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Scott Watson
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A directory of RRHost Bulletin Boards in a HyperCard Stack, from 1987. From Wikipedia: Red Ryder  was the name of a well known communications and  terminal emulation   software  program created for the  Apple Macintosh  in the 1980s. It was one of the first  donationware  programs to be distributed on the internet. It was written by Scott Watson, who founded  The FreeSoft Company  of  Beaver Falls ,  Pennsylvania . By spending no money on advertising, but simply offering Red Ryder...
Topics: HyperCard, BBS, RRHost, Red Ryder Host, Mac, Apple, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by Scott Watson
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A directory of RRHost Bulletin Boards in a HyperCard Stack, from 1988. From Wikipedia: Red Ryder  was the name of a well known communications and  terminal emulation   software  program created for the  Apple Macintosh  in the 1980s. It was one of the first  donationware  programs to be distributed on the internet. It was written by Scott Watson, who founded  The FreeSoft Company  of  Beaver Falls ,  Pennsylvania . By spending no money on advertising, but simply offering Red Ryder...
Topics: HyperCard, BBS, RRHost, Red Ryder Host, Mac, Apple, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by MicroProse
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"With $100000 in the bank after taking out loans and selling stocks, it's time to start a railroad! Choose from 4 scenarios across two continents with randomly generated resources, and design your own railroad that moves people and goods across the country. Use the revenue to continue expanding, while keeping control of your company and appeasing your stock holders with growth and revenues. Play the stock market with company assets. Drive your competitors out of business with buyouts and...
Topics: Railroad Tycoon, Macintosh, Sid Meier, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
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Early Macintosh game.
Topics: Rescue, Mac, Apple Mac, Macintosh
Software Library: Macintosh
by SemiColon Software
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Scarab of Ra is a graphic adventure game, long considered one of the classics of Macintosh shareware. Become an archaeology student, following the great explorer Mississippi Smith on his most challenging expedition! Scarab of RA combines a simple point-and-click user interface with a complex, long-lasting, and challenging game. It features three-dimensional, point-of-view graphics and full on-line help. It has been favorably reviewed in both Macworld and MacUser magazines, and is often selected...
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Topics: Macintosh, Apple Macintosh, Shareware, Scarab Of Ra
Software Library: Macintosh
by Glenn Seeman
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Excerpt from "A Short Guide To Shadow Keep v1.1" by Bob Nordling: "Only the elder knights of Shadow Keep remember the Great Battle with the Evil Overlord, a battle in which The Black Sword, his powerful magical weapon, was lost by him in the heat of battle and his forces routed. Not Even in the dark corners of taverns do they whisper his name, especially not in the darkness... But through childhood tales, all in the kingdom have heard of that evil knight/magician, and his uncanny...
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Topics: Shadow Keep, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by Activision
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"Shanghai II is Activision's follow-up to their first tile matching game. Players try to remove Mah Jong tiles in pairs from a set pattern. Shanghai II has 8 different tile sets, 12 patterns based on the animals of the Chinese zodiac, and a layout editor for creating patterns. In addition to the standard game, Shanghai II also features Dragon's Eye, a 2-player Shanghai varriant. Players take turns adding and removing tiles from a small field with one player attempting to remove all the...
Topics: Shanghai, Mac, Macintosh, Apple Mac, Activision
Software Library: Macintosh
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The legendary first game of the Civilization series, it defined a new genre of turn based strategy. When Sid Meier's Civilization was released in 1991, it single-handedly changed the strategy video game market forever. Its format has since been copied by a number of 'turn-based' games, and the basic plot of the game was to build an empire. Once this had been successfully established, the aim of the game was to get your civilization to grow and flourish. The game itself covered a wide period of...
Topics: Civilization, Macintosh, MicroProse, Apple Mac
Software Library: Macintosh
by MicroProse
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Sid Meier’s Pirates! is a video game created by Sid Meier and developed and published by MicroProse in 1987. It was the first game to include the name "Sid Meier" in its title as an effort by MicroProse to attract fans of Meier's earlier games, most of which were combat vehicle simulation video games . The game is a simulation of the life of a pirate , a privateer , or a pirate hunter in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. Pirates! is set in the Caribbean . The Pirates! playing field...
Topics: Sid Meier, Pirates, Macintosh, Apple Mac