version 1.0

What is it?

Dopewars is a game simulating the life of a drug dealer in 1984 New York, based upon the MS-DOS game of the same name, in turn derived from "Drug Wars" by John E. Dell. The idea of DopeWars is to deal in drugs on the streets of New York, amassing a huge fortune and paying off the loanshark, while avoiding the police who take a rather dim view of drug dealing...

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For installation on a WindowsCE device from desktop computer
This is for the "normal" install. Click on the link below, save the file to your desktop/laptop computer, then run it from there. You should see two dialogs with the readme and copyright information. After this, you should see the familiar ActiveSync Add/Remove Program screen.
Proceed as normal.

DopeWarsInstall.exe - (649 KB)

For installation directly on a WindowsCE machine - (.cab files)
You may also download from the internet and install directly on your device without using ActiveSync. For the wireless surfer, this is a must for program installation on the go! You will need to know what type of device you have and what type of processor it uses. You will then download the appropriate .cab file and run it on your device. You may run it using File Explorer or by saveing to your windows/start menu directory and running it from the start menu. Running the .cab file will install DopeWars and erase the .cab file.

Pocket PCs (PPCs)
StrongArm download .cab - (368 kb)
MIPS download .cab - (381 kb)
SH3 download .cab - (369 kb)

Handheld PCs (H/PCs)
StrongArm download .cab - (370 kb)
MIPS download .cab - (381 kb)
SH3 download .cab - (369 kb)
SH4 download .cab - (369 kb)

Palm-sized PCs (PalmPCs - not Palm OS devices)
MIPS         download .cab - (381 kb)
SH3 download .cab - (369 kb)

For the desktop machine
This executable may be downloaded and run directly upon your desktop or laptop computer (Windows only). It will not run on your WindowsCE device. Click on the link below, and save the file to some location on your desktop/laptop computer, then run it from there. There is no installation program.

Desktop program - (176 kb)

Source code
This is the complete source code for DopeWars in a .zip file.

Source code - (284 kb)

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