The Island of Dr. Brain

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The Island of Dr. Brain
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First release 1992
Also known as Dr. Brain 2
Developed by Sierra
Published by Sierra
Distributed by Sierra
Platforms MS-DOS
Resolution 320x200, 256 colors
Engine SCI
Support Since ScummVM 1.2.0
Available for
Purchase
No

The Island of Dr. Brain is the second game in the Dr. Brain series of educational puzzle adventure games. The plans for Dr. Brain's latest project have been stolen. The player must retrieve a battery for Dr. Brain while solving the security puzzles Dr. Brain has set up throughout the island.

Installation

Required data files

For more information on how ScummVM uses game data files, see the user documentation.

WARNING: Unlike other games, SCI games have significant variation in the naming of required files.

They also can load supplementary files by resource maps, so it is recommended to keep all files in the game data directory from the CD.

Unless otherwise specified, do NOT remove any file from the directory, even if it does not appear on the following list, since this will likely cause weird bugs.

Copy all files to the game directory. Some games need additional work:

Floppy games with RESOURCE.p01, p02, etc. and/or RESOURCE.a01, a02, etc. files

  • Concatenate all RESOURCE.p0* files to RESOURCE.000 (e.g. copy /b RESOURCE.p0* RESOURCE.000 on Windows, or cat RESOURCE.p0* > RESOURCE.000 on *nix).
  • Concatenate all RESOURCE.a0* files to RESOURCE.AUD (e.g. copy /b RESOURCE.a0* RESOURCE.AUD on Windows, or cat RESOURCE.a0* > RESOURCE.AUD on *nix).

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