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Heaven & Earth

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[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us (63.42 MB)
MD5: dbe3bba38308f554b0ff75b1cc2698a2
For System 6.x - Mac OS 9
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us
This game works with: SheepShaver, Basilisk II, Mini vMac

Four-part game from the creators of Ishido, Shanghai, and Solitaire Royale:

The Cards -
Rummy-like solitaire card game; create high scoring tricks by matching cards (with animation and sound.) Includes 22 wild cards, special combinations and randomly dealt cards.

The Illusions -
12 kinds of visual puzzles, each with 48 scenarios, and 4 levels of challenge.

The Pendulums -
Four worlds covered with energy fields; guide sweeping pendulum over positive energy and avoid negative. An anti-arcade game.

The Pilgrimage -
Special new Cards, Illusions, and Pendulums combined into 108-step journey to "Shambhala."

Archive includes disk images of original install media, separate disk images with ready-to-play B/W, 12" color, 13" color installations (all patched to bypass copy protection,) scans of package contents, including 80+ page manual in PDF format. Also, 300+ page official strategy guide with complete puzzle solutions, story of game's development, and design document for its proposed sequels, in PDF format.

There exists a Japanese Fujitsu FM-Towns CD-ROM version with a 45-minute soundtrack of Eastern-sounding music by Richard Marriott. If anyone can locate this music, please post a comment here; it may be possible to convert to MP3 format and include in this archive. Apparently there never was a CD-ROM version of Heaven & Earth released in the West.

Learn more about this game from one of its authors, Ian Gilman.

Architecture: 68k

System requirements: Mac Plus or later, System 6.0.5 or later, supports B/W or 256 colors, works well with OS 7-9.


MCP's picture
by MCP - 2011, March 30 - 2:27pm

I'm not sure when exactly the Disney Corp. got into publishing games (as opposed to simply licensing their properties to someone else) but this seems to be early in their history. Often when they're not certain if they want the Disney name on a new enterprise, they use a name like "Buena Vista" or "Touchstone" to wash their hands of it.

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by IIGS_User - 2010, May 3 - 5:22pm

Hm... Why not uploading the versions separetely? You can add more than one download to a game entry, so b/w, 12' and 13' as separate downloads would be a good idea, probably.

Most likely, the files wouldn't be archived, in this case.


MCP's picture
by MCP - 2010, April 15 - 4:51pm

Sit right there, Flynn; make yourself comfortable. Remember the time we used to spend playing chess together? End of line.