Opened 5 months ago

Closed 3 months ago

#13829 closed defect (invalid)

SCI: Space Quest III unknown game variant

Reported by: AceHogarth Owned by: sluicebox
Priority: normal Component: Engine: SCI
Version: Keywords:
Cc: Game: Space Quest 3

Description

The game in 'Space Quest 3 - The Pirates of Pestulon (DOS)' seems to be an unknown game variant.

Please report the following data to the ScummVM team at https://bugs.scummvm.org/ along with the name of the game you tried to add and its version, language, etc.:

Matched game IDs for the sci engine: sq3-demo

{"resource.001", 0, "c47b9817cf13f16b803fcbce647e63f3", 1514692},
{"resource.map", 0, "9ba042c797b62dd46d8979caeed61116", 3726},

Change History (3)

comment:1 by tag2015, 3 months ago

Component: Engine: SCUMMEngine: SCI
Summary: Unknown game variant for sciSCI: Space Quest III unknown game variant

comment:2 by tag2015, 3 months ago

Please provide additional information, i.e. :

  • Platform
  • Language
  • Demo or full game
  • Version

...

comment:3 by sluicebox, 3 months ago

Keywords: unknown-game removed
Owner: set to sluicebox
Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

These are not original game files. You can tell because resource.001 is larger than a floppy disk. This is the result of a fan tool that repackaged original game files into a single one. ScummVM only supports original game files. (There are effectively infinite file variants that can be generated by fan tools.)

The exception is if a repackaged version is sold legitimately through GOG or Steam or something, but that's not this. (If I'm wrong about that, please re-open the ticket and add details.)

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