Monday, June 16, 2008

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon was the third game in the Space Quest series.  Roger must rescue the two guys from Andromeda (the creators of Space Quest, Mark Crowe and Scott Murphy as aliens) from the evil ScumSoft corporation.

Space Quest III is now supported by ScummVM, a program designed to let 2D adventure games run on multiple platforms. With ScummVM, Space Quest III now runs on modern versions of windows, as well as Linux, Mac OS X, and many consoles such as Dreamcast, Wii, PlayStation 2, and PlayStation Portable. For a complete list of platforms supported by ScummVM, see here.