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Old 05-23-2015, 01:24 PM
 
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Does anyone know if it's possible to play a 25 year old Amiga game (Powermonger) on an iPad?
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Old 05-25-2015, 04:35 AM
 
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Search for Amiga Emulator compatible with Ipad.It may be difficult for that platform. I found this one:

iUAE Amiga Emulator


Most if not all of these gaming systems will be emulated and the game ROM's for the older ones are easily obtainable, Atari, Colecovison, C64, NES etc.
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Old 05-26-2015, 08:11 AM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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Bah. Don't do it! You have great memories of the game. You're going to get it running and then be all "OMG this is terrible. How did I waste hours playing this???"

I speak from experience. I jumped through some hoops to get an old game running... and then when I did... yea I said exactly that to my self. Maybe some games can stand the test of time. LOL Mine couldn't.
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Old 05-26-2015, 08:18 AM
 
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heck, I can't even find solitare on my tab with Win8.1 !
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Old 05-26-2015, 12:13 PM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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Solitaire was removed but comes back in Win 10.
Plenty of solitaire games in the Windows app store...
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Old 05-31-2015, 09:48 PM
 
Location: Tennessee
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I would stick to official apps.even then, some games just do not translate well to touch or haven't aged well.
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Old 06-01-2015, 08:53 AM
 
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
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You've obviously never tried emulators, Emmigration. T

They are pretty amazing and oftentimes are more true to the original than any remake you might find.
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