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November 16, 2006
missing the manual

I found my original Empire disk (720k) and was able to install it on my PC.  I
am surprised the disk is still readable after all these years.  Anyway, when I
started the game, it asked me to enter words from the manual before I could
play!  Darn, I forgot that kind of copy protection even existed.

Is there a link to a downloadable or on-line manual so I can enter the codes
and play the game again?  Thank you.

Jim F.
November 19, 2006
Re: missing the manual
have the same problem myself found this link and am downloading it
now. don't know if it will work yet but wanted to let you know about
November 19, 2006
Re: missing the manual
The downloaded manual worked
July 12, 2007
Re: missing the manual
Lucky you finding the disk.  I wish I could find mine I miss the
game.  I lost my book why over in Saudie in 1990 and played the
game by using (a) for the code for the longest.  After a few tries
I was in.  Ever want to sell that disk I would love to buy it.
April 01, 2008
Re: missing the manual
LOL, yeah. I forgot about the intro code...
I should scan the manual on-line sometime...Still have my dos version...
October 17, 2008
Re: missing the manual
I just found my version 2.05 running out of DOS. I'm on a mad
search now to find the original manual that goes with that
version. All I can find right now is a copy of the manual for
Empire Deluxe. I'm thinking about buying a copy of this if I can
find one that is not being sold for over $99. But I worry that it
won't have the same version. I'm trying to play the game in it's
natural habitat. If you have a copy of it please post. Someone
posted a link to the Empire Deluxe manual in response to this
thread a while ago but I'm looking for the original manual to get
past the old copyright protection.
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