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retro.bin (4.76 MB)
MD5: ccc5e65c0db07c1d7e26bc1b1473b00a
For Mac OS 9 - Mac OS X
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us
Retro12-zsculpt.sit (4.93 MB)
MD5: 548f878fddeae3a5fe9397c5ac856093
For Mac OS 9 - Mac OS X
This game is still available from its publisher
This game works with: SheepShaver,

   Retro is a modern adventure that recalls the golden age of arcade video games, when kids were fighting for the future of the Galaxy against unbeatable odds.

   Return to those days with your friends as you battle your way through a universe of random levels providing ultimate replay value. Take the controls of unique starships on alien worlds to overcome a myriad of foes. Go for it!

— Excerpt from Z Sculpt Entertainment:

The 1st DL is the official version in an OS X zip file - requires Mac OS X to extract correctly.

The 2nd DL has been repackaged as ".sit" for good backwards compatibility on Mac OS 8/9 systems. Requires StuffIt Expander 5.5 or newer to expand.

Architecture: PPC (Carbonized)

Runs well in OS X 10.4.x

Sort of works in SheepShaver with Mac OS 9.0.4; sound is choppy, and there's something wonky with the mouse pointer.


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by scott Praed - 2015, November 1 - 1:36am

1st download works in os x and os 9.2.2 and 2nd download works in os 9.22.
I scan 2nd download for virus and Corruption files. it came back clean.

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by scott Praed - 2015, October 29 - 12:48am

1 download works in os 9 and os x. 2nd download work in os 9.
They are working now.

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by that-ben - 2015, October 28 - 11:56pm

Thank you MikeTomTom for re-compressing the 2nd file (Retro 1.2), it now works perfectly under OS 9 with Stuffit 5.5. Thanks.

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by MikeTomTom - 2015, October 28 - 5:45am

2nd DL has been replaced with a fixed copy.

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by scott Praed - 2015, October 28 - 2:50am

I confirm that the Retro 1.2.sit the 2nd download is corrupted. Virusbarrier x5 confirm this.

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by that-ben - 2015, October 27 - 9:38pm

I confirm that the 1.2 archive is corrupted and so obviously, it crashes when launched under Mac OS 9. Stuffit even warns to use this file with caution because it could not be extracted correctly. The ZIP file (the other download link) does not unzip with Stuffit 5.5 because it says headers are corrupted, altough it might extract correctly under OSX. Can somebody here recompress the latter using Stuffit 5.5?

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by scott Praed - 2015, October 18 - 9:05pm

The 2nd download for os 9. The os 9 version. It crashed with error -199 in mac os 9.2.2 with power mac 1.25 G4 2003 mirror door. But the 1st download work both systems at mac os 9.2.2 and mac os x 10.4.11.