Stone Age Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

Stone Age is a classic puzzle style game from the early 90's. You control a dinosaur who must make his way from the start of a cave all the way to the other end. There are certain perils along the way which gives each level its own unique challenges.

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First Download The Free Game 
Stone Age:

Choose from one of the following sites.

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


Next: Open the Games folder then the StoneAge 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 Stone Age 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.

Stone Age game config

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

mount c c:\games\stoneage
cd stone

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract The Stone Age Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the 
Stone Age file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Stone Age game download

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

Zip program

Play Time!:

Stone Age

Double click on the Dosbox program in the StoneAge folder and the game Stone Age will launch. It's time to help the Dinosaur get out of his cave!

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