Sid Meier's Gettysburg!
Windows - 1997
Description of Sid Meier's Gettysburg!
In 1997, Electronic Arts, Inc. publishes Sid Meier's Gettysburg! on Windows. This strategy game is now abandonware and is set in a historical battle (specific/exact), real-time, war and north america.
Comments and reviews
Tom 2020-07-06 1 point
Changing lee.exe compatibility mode in Windows 7 Pro, does not work for this game. It HAS to be Windows XP, I used SP3 compatibility mode. The game WILL work, however, you should download the XP fix from here before playing as it does fix some graphic issues.
I couldn't get the v6.00 patch to work, but the XP fix did install and work.
All I did was, download the .iso file, open the .iso with WinRAR and extract it. Next, download and run the fix Win XP/2K file, then go to the folder where you extracted Gettysburg to, set compatibility mode for lee.exe to Winxp SP3, it works. This was done in Windows 7 Pro. I don't have and never will have JunkWin 10.
MASTER GAMER 2020-02-22 1 point
For Windows 10 users. Use WinRAR to mount ISO file. After that extract everything from ISO to a folder. Then just double click lee.exe and it plays. No setup required.
bob-de-silvis 2020-01-06 7 points
i got the game to work by:
downloading iso file, patch v6.00 and win/eng file in the download area.
I then unzipped iso into a "new folder", ran "set-up" in new disk drive that was created.
patched the installed game in created fireaxis folder, dropped in win/eng file and ran file. The win/eng file could not work.
I then went to rlee exe in game folder and changed compatability to Win95.
The game is running perfectly and I now have back one of my favorite games I had since lost.
Thank You Abandonware! :)
Ddubbs 2019-09-01 -5 points
I wish I could figure out the install, not working. I loved this game when I was younger.
Wtf 2019-07-28 -2 points
This is bullshit. How do you install it?!!!! I hit setup each time and literally nothing happens for installation
Gamemaster 2019-04-04 -1 point
My friend said he can win the campaign in one battle, it took him 8+ hours while he was working grave yard shift. I won't tell how he did it but its legendary.
Mr.Fix it 2019-03-11 1 point
Here is a fix for modern operating systems
Video explaining how to make it work : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKZOatimi8Y
Direct link - https://www.fileplanet.com/archive/p-8427/Gettysburg-Windows-2000-XP-Compatibility-Update
M4Sharman 2018-08-14 -22 points
Can we have a tutorial on how to install this game, how to install the patch and how to run it on Windows 10 please?
jmacgroup 2018-06-09 -15 points
Does this install work with Windows 10? Can someone provide step by step instructions of how to run it once the download is complete? (Including how to use the Patch)?? thank you.
Thanks Myabandonware!! 2018-01-13 1 point
Great memories with this game chasing yankees! Truly the best civil war game ever.
Athanasius 2017-02-12 -3 points
Imho the best adaptation of ACW ever - its complexity is just right, not as simplistic as "Ultimate General: Gettysburg" and not as complicated as the enormous "Scourge of War: Gettysburg", but something in between. It has a great replayability too, because you can try out different strategies. Fantastic game, and highly atmospheric.
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