Keen 2 version 1.1

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Keen 2 version 1.1

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Found a new version of Keen 2 whilst looking through some stuff identifying itself as version 1.1. It seems to be based on the same code base as shareware 1.3 so I guess it's safe to assume that if you ordered the game at the right time you got version 1.3 of episode 1 and version 1.1 of episode 2 and 3.

I haven't found version 1.1 of episode 3 though but I'd be very surprised if that version didn't exist.

I uploaded just the exe (the only thing that's different from both v1.0 and v1.31) here which should be okay as you can't do anything with it without the game files.
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Post by Mink »

Ooh, thanks! Time to look through and see if I can spot any of the differences (or indeed if there are any noticeable ones)...

Oh, by the way, would it be too much to ask where you found this?

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I already added the differences to the Keen wiki. It was the Commander Keen 2 scene release by OWI that had this version. I didn't manage to find the Keen 3 OWI scene release (but I'm not too confident it has to be 1.1 as it seems OWI just pulled some random distribution of Keen 2 of a BBS to release episode 2).

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How very interesting, yet another version is discovered.
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I've owned a copy of Keen 2 v1.1 since forever. I wasn't aware it was so rare.

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So the question is, do you also have a copy of Keen 3 v1.1?

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:begging

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Shaneh wrote:Keen2 trial version
Which version would that be? I thought only Keen 6 had a trial, and the only shareware versions were one and four?
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