King's Quest and the PCjr

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Thu Apr 18 13:06:20 2002

On Thu, 18 Apr 2002, Cameron Kaiser wrote:

> > > Would someone who has the PCjr King's Quest disks tell me which files are
> > > on which disk? (Or, if it's just one disk, what files are on it?)
> > If I remember correctly, for the orginal King's Quest for the PCjr, it was
> > a single floppy that you booted from---it didn't have MS-DOS and it took
> > over the machine entirely.
> Nuts. I have King's Quest in a later incarnation that *does* still have PCjr
> support (apparently) but it all won't fit on a 360K floppy, which led to
> my earlier question about HD drives in jrs.
> I wonder if there's a way to get an image of that disk ...

Jeez, Cam, you keep coming up with requests that I can fill but just don't
have time for :)

If I remember the next time I'm at my warehouse, I'll check my PC software
boxes and see if it turns up without too much fuss. I could swear I just
boxed an original copy of King's Quest for the PCjr a few weeks ago.

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