For those who do not know – Rogue is quite possibly the greatest ‘old school’ game of all time – and the predecessor of most modern ‘dungeon exploration’ games. Indeed – when the infamous ‘Diablo’ was released it felt very much like Rogue with modern graphics.
As well as this – Rogue has spawned an entire category of games which are usually referred to as ‘Rogue-like’. The most popular of which is ‘NetHack’. However I personally prefer the original Rogue – as I find most other ‘Rogue-like’ games to be far too complex.
And as you can see – it runs perfectly under Virtual PC:
Well – it has taken several hours of ‘research’ in order to write this post – so if you don’t mind, I have a turquoise potion that I need to quaff… Ugh… I feel very sick now…