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SimAnt (oldie but goldie)


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I found an old SimAnt cd rom in a thrift store in perfect condition ... now I have a new iMac and I get that it's not supported or so it says. Though is there some way through terminal to play this or was it just a 2 dollar pipe dream to play this little gem again? Not a biggie either way, just wanted to ask

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No, but you could download the DOS version and play it in windows or DOSbox
DOSBox, an x86 emulator with DOS

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I found an old SimAnt cd rom in a thrift store in perfect condition ... now I have a new iMac and I get that it's not supported or so it says.
I'm assuming that the SimAnt CD you have was originally written to be used on a Macintosh computer running OS9. So you either need a computer running OS9...or a newer Macintosh computer running "Classic".

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Or emulate OS 9 using one of the many builds of sheepshaver.
Assuming you actually own the original OS you are emulating.
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Thanks for the replies ya'll I appreciate it

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Hope you find something that works for you. Now that I've read this, I think I'm going to have to dig out my SNES and play some SimAnt. LOL
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lol nice maybe I should start up the Wii and play some Ghouls and Ghosts ... or maybe play some Black and White I always love throwing people into the water *sigh* great game for blowing off steam LOL.

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