The kids picked up a copy of Sam & Max Hit the Road, but I can't get it to install. What do I have to do?
Use ScummVM (http://scummvm.org/), it enables you to play a wide range of adventure games on platforms they were never originally available.
My suggestion would be to install DOSBox, and run it through the emulator. I use DOSBox for several old LucasArts games, and it works a treat.
The compatibility checker shows it should work well: http://www.dosbox.com/comp_list.php?showID=52&letter=S
Here is a good guide for getting DOSBox setup: http://vogons.zetafleet.com/viewtopic.php?t=2502
An ongoing in-joke in the SCUMM-based LucasArts adventure games was hiding Max (from the Sam and Max comic, then later Sam and Max Hit the Road) in the scenery. He was never (or almost never) something you could interact with, just a little easter egg. Does anyone know where (if) he's hidden in Monkey Island 2, and whether or not his hidden visage is visible in the new Special Edition's graphics as well?
This question bothers me since I was a kid. In Sam and Max - Hit the Road, what is the green thing in the "use" icon? Is it a duck? Is it a toy?
I was hoping that the answers to a previous question would provide a generic solution, but it appears not. What do I need to do and/or install to get this game working?
In the "Cirith Ungol" level, you need to disguise both Frodo and Sam to enter the gate. I accidentally used Frodo to pick up both masks, and can't seem to hand the second to Sam. Is it possible to pass items between characters?
). Later, while playing Serious Sam: The Next Encounter (GameCube), I notice the same behavior in a couple of the bonus levels. In The Silk Road, there is a gauntlet in which you fight numerous...While playing through Serious Sam II (PC) I found that some of the levels ended prematurely (as though the level were successfully completed). For example, on the first level of planet Ellenier... it could just as easily kill you, thus require reaching the end to complete. If I ignore all the goodies, monsters, secrets, etc. and just go straight towards the end, I can get to it, but trying
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