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Some of you may recall the MacII, which was among the best computers ever, in my opinion.

http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/mac_ii/specs/mac_ii.html

I was a proud owner of a used one from 1992 on.

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At this time, one of the few tiles I bought was Shanghai_II Dragons Eye.

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A few other games could be found as shareware/freeware.

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With the MiniVMacII emulator all those games play with sound and in color on todays smartphones.

(Sound is not perfect as the MacII´s ASC emulation is still incomplete)

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I have to admit, I still like to play Shanghai_II for passing some time when waiting or on the train.

Its pretty hard to win and not all tile layouts are solvable.

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Taking away tiles is partially animated and sound is played, quite nice for a game from 1992.

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The game file is here:?http://macintoshgarden.org/games/shanghai-2-dragons-eye

The needed Mac II ROM:?http://www.mediafire.com/download/q85hzy7yq9hvt4f/ROM.zip

The emulator is free for most PCs:?http://virtuallyfun.superglobalmegacorp.com/?p=236

And available for a small fee from GooglePlay:?https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=name.osher.gil.minivmac.ii&hl=de

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The needed MacOS6 or seven can be found on the net, if you have issues sourcing one, feel free to ask.

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There also is a MiniVMac iOS port, but don´t ask me. :)

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