Rise of the Dragon

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Rise of the Dragon
Rise of the Dragon cover
Developers
Dynamix
Publishers
Sierra Entertainment
Engines
DGDS
Release dates
DOS 1990
Mac OS (Classic) 1990
Windows (DOSBox) November 8, 2017[1]
Rise of the Dragon guide on StrategyWiki
Rise of the Dragon on MobyGames
Rise of the Dragon on Wikipedia

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Sierra Gamers - Game page on Ken Williams' official website
Game Nostalgia - Detailed game information, developer interviews and game-related media

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
The game had two concurrent releases: 256-color "VGA" version, and 16-color "EGA" version.
DOS
Mac OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
DOS version pre-packaged with DOSBox.
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\RESOURCE.CFG
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
Mac OS (Classic)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SCORES.*
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
Mac OS (Classic)

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

General options
General options

Input settings[edit]

Input settings
Input settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and Sound Effects can only be toggled.
Surround sound
Subtitles
All speech is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes CGA, EGA, MCGA, VGA 320x200

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 3.0
Processor (CPU) Intel 8088
System memory (RAM) 640 KB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) CGA/EGA
VGA

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within the installation folder reflects the path(s) listed for DOS and/or PC booter game data.

References