Out of the Sun
Posted 30 June 2021 - 03:27 PM
Does anyone have a PPC Mac with OS 7.5.3 that might be able to try it to get some screen shots? I tried under Sheepshaver, but it locks up when entering the simulator itself while the game setup is fine.
Actually, a better machine might be a Quadra, as I believe it was released for the Moto processors.
Posted 30 June 2021 - 10:28 PM
Looks like the game came out in 1997, and IMG was still being published on CD back then. I think reviews on CD all ended up on the website eventually, but I'm not 100% sure. Here is a link to IMG CD images that Internet Archive has for 97 and 98. None of the cover stories mention Out of the Sun, but it might be buried in on one of the disks?
Current setup: macOS 10.14.x/2018 Mac Mini 3.2GHz i7/16GB RAM/Sonnet Breakaway 650 eGPU w Sapphire Radeon VEGA 56 8GB
Posted 01 July 2021 - 06:34 AM
I've since tried the available version on BasiliskII as well, and the same problem occurs - shortly after switching from the game setup UI to the actual simulator, the screen turns black for some time (minute?) and then quits without an error. So it seems emulation is a no-go.