Life and Death 2 - The Brain Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

Life and Death 2 is a simulation title released in 1990.

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First Download The Free
Game Life and Death 2:

Choose from one of the following sites.

Free game download availableAbandonia : Download Game : Download Instructions

Free game download availableXTC Abandonware : Download Game : Download Instructions

Free game download unavailableMr Old Games : Download Game : Download Instructions

Free game download unavailableThe House of Games : Download Game : Download Instructions

Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To: > Downloads Tab > Click the Windows version (Under the Dosbox category).

Dosbox homepage

Next: Run the downloaded installer file and install Dosbox on your hard drive in the directory C:\Games\LifeD2. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.


Next: Open the Games folder then the LifeD2 folder within it. Locate and click on the Dosbox Options file.

Dosbox options

Finally: Scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:

mount c c:\games\lifed2
cd ld2

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.

Now Lets Extract The Life and Death 2 Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the Life and Death 2 file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Game Extract 1

Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the game files, select "C:\Games\LifeD2". When you're done click "Extract" and the game files will begin to extract.

Game Extract 2

That's Life!:

Life and Death 2

Double click on the Dosbox program in the LifeD2 folder and the game Life and Death 2 will launch, enjoy!

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