Operation Wolf Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

Operation Wolf is a classic game many will remember both as an arcade game and NES title from the late 80's. 
The game is a first person perspective shooter. You assume the role of a Special Forces operative who must rescue hostages and kill a bunch of bad guys in the process. 

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First Download The Free Game 
Operation Wolf:

Choose from one of the following sites.

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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\OpWolf. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.


Next: Open the Games folder then the OpWolf folder within it. Locate and then run Dosbox by double clicking on the Dosbox program icon.

Dosbox program

Next: At the the command prompt in Dosbox type "config -writeconf dosbox.conf" and then press the "Enter" key.

Creating Operation Wolf game config

Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.

Exit DOS

Now: Locate and right click on the Dosbox config file. Click "open with" and select notepad.

Operation Wolf game config

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

mount c c:\games\opwolf

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract The Operation Wolf Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the 
Operation Wolf game file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Operation Wolf game download

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

Zip program

Lock & Load!:

Double click on the Dosbox program in the OpWolf folder and the game Operation Wolf will launch. It's time to replay this arcade classic, enjoy!

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