Flight of the Amazon Queen is an adventure game reminiscent of Indiana Jones with the gaming style of many LucasArts titles of its time. What made this title so memorable is that while it incorporated many of the stylistic strengths of games such as Monkey Island it wasn't ultimately just a poorly made knockoff. This guide will show you how to run the CD-ROM version of this classic adventure title with the help of the ScummVM emulator.
First: Install the ScummVM emulator in Windows.
Next: Return to the ScummVM website.
Next: Click on "Downloads" in the "Main Menu" sidebar.
Next: On the "Downloads" page find the section titled "Extras, game downloads".In this section look for "Flight of the Amazon Queen". Click on the "Flight of the Amazon Queen" download link that is the "CD Version" and uses "mp3 compressed sfx/speech".
Next: When your web browser asks if you would like to download the Amazon Queen game file click the "Save" option.
Next: Locate the file you downloaded (It usually saves to your "Downloads" folder or your Desktop). Then right click on the Flight of the Amazon Queen file and click on "Extract All".
Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Flight of the Amazon Queen game files, select "C:\Games\AmazonQueen" . When you're done click "Extract" and the Flight of the Amazon Queen files will begin to extract.
Next: Click on the ScummVM icon on your Desktop or Start Menu.
Next: Click on the "Add Game" button in the ScummVM side menu.
Next: Navigate to "C:\Games\AmazonQueen" and then click the "Choose" button.
Next: Click "OK" on the following page to accept the default settings.
Finally: Click "Start" on the main menu sidebar and Flight of the Amazon Queen will start, enjoy!
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