Cruise Ship Tycoon Demo

Cat Daddy Games has released a playable demo for Cruise Ship Tycoon Demo, allowing to try out this strategy/sim released last year by Activision Value. This is a trial version that can be played for 45 minutes, including all content of the full game - after that, you have to purchase a license key online. Thanks: 3DGamers . GamersHell.com Local Download:
  • Cruise Ship Tycoon Demo (252.8 MB)
  • Cruise Ship Tycoon - Readme v1.0 I. MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Win 98/ME/2000/XP P3 500 Mhz 64MB RAM 700 MB Hard Drive Space 4x CD ROM DirectX 8.1 compatible Video card with 8MB ram DirectX 8.1 compatible sound card II. INSTALLATION AUTORUN: 1. Turn the computer on and start Windows 98/ME/2000/XP. Please close any other programs you have running. 2. Place the Cruise Ship Tycoon CD in the CD-ROM drive and wait 10 seconds. The install screen should appear. 3. Follow the on-screen instructions. NOTE: If the Autorun feature is disabled or does not work properly, please follow one of the manual installation methods below. MANUAL INSTALLATION METHOD ONE: 1. Turn the computer on and start Windows 98/ME/2000/XP. Please close any other programs you have running. 2. Place the Cruise Ship Tycoon CD in the CD-ROM drive. 3. Click [Start] and then click on [Run]. 4. Type the letter of your CD-ROM drive (usually “D”) followed by a colon (:) and the word “Launch”. Then click the [OK] button. (Example: “D:LAUNCH”) 5. The install screen should appear. Follow the on-screen instructions. MANUAL INSTALLATION METHOD TWO: 1. Turn the computer on and start Windows 98/ME/2000/XP. Please close any other programs you have running. 2. Place the Cruise Ship Tycoon CD in the CD-ROM drive. 3. Double-click on the [My Computer] icon from your desktop. 4. Double-click on the CD-ROM icon labeled [Cruise]. 5. Double-click on the [Launch] icon. 6. The install screen should appear. Follow the on-screen instructions. GETTING STARTED AFTER INSTALLATION: 1. Place the Cruise Ship Tycoon CD in the CD-ROM drive. 2. Click on [Start] and then select [Programs]. 3. Select Activision Value, Cruise Ship Tycoon, Cruise Ship Tycoon to start the game. Auto-Insert Notification Instructions: Whenever you insert the Cruise Ship Tycoon CD, the game should immediately begin. If this function is not activated, follow these steps to turn it on: 1. From the desktop, click [Start][Settings][Control Panel]. 2. Select [System]. 3. In the System Properties, select the Device Manager tab. 4. Select your CD-ROM hardware and click [Properties]. 5. In the Properties window, select the Settings tab. 6. Select the Auto Insert Notification check box. 7. Click OK and close all windows. 8. Restart your computer. Installation on a Windows 2000 System Windows 2000 requires a special version of DirectX. If you have Windows 2000 and do not already have DirectX installed, open the folder called "DirectX for Win 2000", located on the cd, and run the application that is inside the folder. NOTE: This product uses Microsoft's DirectX 8.0 technology, which requires your system to have the latest Windows 95/98/00 drivers that fully support DirectX 8.0. III. GAME MODES Cruise Ship Tycoon Overview: You have been hired as the manager of a cruise line. You must utilize your assets and money to try to create a successful business. Attempt to draw guests and keep your cruise ship in good working order while maximizing profits at the same time! You will need to observe your passengers’ actions to ensure they are finding and using the amenities they require. Make sure there is plenty of food, clean cabins, entertainment and whatever else may be needed. Main Menu Once you’ve started the game and watched the opening movies, you’ll find yourself at the Main Menu. From there you can configure the game to match your preferences, then play the game. Options: Here you can adjust your resolution (800x600, or 1024x768), your color depth (16 bit or 32 bit), scenery and texture detail quality (low, medium, or high), and your sound and music volume levels. Play: Here you will be presented with the profile book. You can create a profile or choose one you have previously created. After selecting your profile, you will need to select which game mode you would like to play. Instant Action: In this mode, there are no objectives and no set time limit. You are allowed to ‘Free Play’ for as long as you like. You can choose from any of the ships and set sail on any of the courses. This is great for testing out strategies and learning more about Cruise Ship Tycoon. Career Mode: In Career mode, you will start with the smallest cruise ship and need to successfully fill it out with the proper amenities to create a successful cruise line, allowing you to gross enough money to purchase a mid-sized ship and ultimately build, maintain and manage the largest ship and build a cash flow of $1,000,000. Challenge Mode: Cruise Ship Tycoon has a variety of challenge cruises to test your ability to manage a successful cruise ship under varying conditions. Each challenge has specific goals you must accomplish in order to become the ultimate Cruise Ship Tycoon. Load: During gameplay, you can save your game progress by clicking on the exit icon and then selecting the disk icon. Then when you start your game again you may choose your saved game from the ‘Load’ screen and continue right where you left off.