Game Facts: The classic board game from Hasbro was licensed by Philips Media and converted to CD-i by Capitol Multimedia inc, better known as CapDisc. This game was a USA exclusive release although various European CD-i distributors did import the game, especially true of UK based retailers.
From the Disc
Most CD-i Games have "Abstract", "Bibliographic" and "Copyright" details on the softwares disc itself, any interesting information in these files can be found below.
Abstract: Axis & Allies: The CD-I Version of the popular boardgame of the same name.
Bibliographic: Axis & Allies by Milton Bradley
Producer: Dave Townsend Senior Title Engineer: Andy House Software Design Engineer: Andy House Art Direction: Andy House & Dave Townsend Chief Artist: Terrence Brown Additional Art: Andy House Interactive Design: Andy House & Dave Townsend Sequence Editor: Andy House & Dave Townsend
Copyright: Copyright 1992, CapDisc, all rights reserved.
CD-i Emulator Compatibility: This section covers crucial details concerning performance of this specific game under emulation through CD-i Emulator. It will state the CD-i Player Rom used during the test, what version of CD-i Emulator was used, which program the Disc Image was created from, specifications of the test PC and also provide screenshots of the emulator in action. Also included is an account of the test and most importantly if the game is playable through CD-i Emulator. Rather than an exhaustive list of tests with various ROMS and different PC rigs it's hoped that this section gives some insight into the progress of CD-i Emulator. For the most recent updates to CD-i Emulator and compatibility it's suggested you visit the CD-i Emulator Homepage.
CD-i Player ROM: CD-i 350 CD-i Emulator Version: 0.5.2 CD-i Disc Image created using: Golden Hawk Technology CDRWIN 4.0A
Operating System: Windows XP Professional Processor (CPU): 3.2GHZ Intel Pentium 4 HT Memory: 2GIG Graphics Card: 256MB ATI 9800XT Graphics Depth: 32BIT Sound Card: Sound Blaster Platinum Audigy 2 ZS
Details of Tests: The Philips Media title screen appears and plays with sound accurately and then remains until an action button is pressed. Then the black screen of death appears where CD-i Emulator simply hangs.
Release Information & The Rumour Mill
USA Release: This game was distributed in a plain regular CD jewel case with a closed slipcase.