Dragon's Lair

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Dragon's Lair
Dragon's Lair cover
Digital Leisure
Release dates
DOS 1989
Mac OS 1990
Windows April 26, 2012
OS X November 1, 2012

General information

Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail This version differs greatly in quality and game play compared to post-2000 re-releases. DOSMac OS
GamersGate GamersGate Downloader (listed as "DRM-free" on store page)
Mac App Store

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Mac OS
macOS (OS X)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Mac OS
macOS (OS X)

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Issues fixed[edit]

Cutscenes are only visible on half of the screen[edit]

This can be caused by the MS13-057/KB2803821 update; reinstall the update to resolve the issue.[1]
Reinstall KB2803821[1]
  1. Open Programs and Features:
    • Vista and later: Open the Start screen/Start menu, type appwiz.cpl and press Enter.
    • Windows XP: Press Win+R, type appwiz.cpl and press Enter.
  2. View the installed updates:
    • Vista and later: choose View installed updates.
    • Windows XP: choose Show updates.
  3. Locate KB2803821 and remove it.
  4. Run Windows Update and install the update again to get a newer version that does not have this problem.

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3 7
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz dual core CPU Intel Core 2 Duo at 2.2 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 at 2.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 Series
ATI Radeon HD 3850
Intel HD 2000 Graphics
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Nvidia GeForce GT 220
ATI Radeon HD 4550
Intel HD 3000 Graphics
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX Compatible Sound Card
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Snow Leopard 10.6.8, or later
Processor (CPU) Intel Core Duo Processor Intel Core i Series Processor
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD3000 or better
256 MB of VRAM


  1. 1.0 1.1 MS13-057: Description of the security update for Windows Media Format Runtime 9 and 9.5 (wmvdmod.dll), and for Windows Media Player 11 and 12: July 9, 2013