Conan the Cimmerian

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Conan the Cimmerian
Conan the Cimmerian cover
Developers
Synergistic Software
Publishers
Virgin Games
Engines
World Builder
Release dates
DOS 1991
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Conan Exiles 2018

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Prompts for answers from manual, code wheel, etc.
Floppy version prompts for the manual. CD version has a disc check.
DOS

Version differences[edit]

The CD-ROM version has partial voice acting.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Use START.EXE[1]

Run the game with START.EXE instead of CONAN.EXE.

Notes

For the floppy version, the riddle of steel copy protection prompt will still appear.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\GAME.CFG

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SAVE.DAT

Video settings[edit]

General settings (CD-ROM version).
General settings (CD-ROM version).

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
On/off only.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Floppy versions are text only.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes EGA, VGA, MCGA, Tandy
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 3.1
Processor (CPU) 10 MHz
System memory (RAM) 640k
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Tandy
EGA

References

  1. Verified by User:Garrett on December 2, 2016