Wing Commander 2 - Vengeance of the Kilrathi Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

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First Download Wing Commander 2 - Vengeance of the Kilrathi:

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Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To: http://www.dosbox.com > 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\WingC2. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.

Installing Dosbox
Wing Command Windows folder
Next: Open the Games folder then the WingC2 folder within it. Locate and click on the Dosbox Options file.

Dosbox options

Finally: With the Dosbox Options file open scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:

mount c c:\games\wingc2
c:
wc2

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract the Wing Commander 2 Game File:

First: Right click on the Wing Commander 2 game file you saved to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Extracting the Wing Commander 2 file
Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Wing Commander 2 files, select "C:\Games\WingC2" . When you're done click "Next" again and the Wing Commander 2 files will begin to extract.

Zip program extracting game

A Classic Sequel:

Wing Commander 2 screenshot
Click on the Dosbox program in the WingC2 directory and the game Wing Commander 2 will launch, enjoy!

FAQ:
The config file is missing what do I do?
The game won't run on Windows Vista. What should I do?
The game runs sluggish. Is there a way to improve this?
How do I make the game launch in fullscreen mode?
How do I change the amount of RAM available?
How do I mount a hard drive or CD-ROM drive in Dosbox?
How do I change my machine type in Dosbox?
How do I capture a screenshot during gameplay?
I can't download from Abandonia. What should I do?
How do I close or exit Dosbox?

5 comments:

phantom_phanatic309 said...

Game freezes during intro at the start of the kilrathi speech.

Glenn Scrima said...

Hi, I would try using a different version of Dosbox and see if that has any effect. Sometimes games will act differently between revisions of Dosbox due to new features being added or changed.

Best,
Glenn

Jason said...

Anybody know WHAT version actually works? I don't want to download and try every version... Have tried the latest and another, 2007 version, same problem.

Anonymous said...

have you tried loadfix -32 inside DOSBOX? Worked for me!

Anonymous said...

have you tried loadfix -32 inside Doxbox? Worked for me!