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Have a link to more info on HD hack used here?
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Have a link to more info on HD hack used here?
Replace the .EXE with the following .EXE file. That's it If I remember correctly.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/lcjsfhm3aqb9fhx/Pharaoh.exe?dl=0
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Originally Posted by Blameless View Post

Have a link to more info on HD hack used here?

http://www.wsgf.org/dr/pharaoh/en

Supports up to 1440p.


Also, great game, one of my first PC games ever. I spent countless hours playing it. What upset me is that during all my transitions to a new PC within the last decade, I lost all my saves/cities. I always remember all the times I failed to satisfy the Pharaoh, and he would send his ridiculously large army to completely obliterate my cities. I have the GOG version installed right now, I should really play it again sometime soon.
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I still have a boxed copy of this game, it's one of the best city management games out there that isn't set in modern times. Another game that I used to play that is very similar to Pharaoh is called Zeus.
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Caesar III, nobody?

I personally enjoyed it more.
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I also enjoyed Caesar III more but they were both really good. Too bad Caesar IV was so terrible.
    
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Caesar III, nobody?

I personally enjoyed it more.

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I also enjoyed Caesar III more but they were both really good. Too bad Caesar IV was so terrible.

I still play Caesar III! I have a 1440p exe for it that I had to do some searching for, but it runs just fine. It's one of the best city-builders I've ever played (modern games notwithstanding).
And yes, shame about Caesar IV being such garbage..It had potential..
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