Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye (PC, 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk) Activision - 1990 USA, Canada Release

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Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye
Packaging cover Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye.
Product ID 47875-57230
Product UPC 047875572300
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1990
Publisher(s) Activision
Category(s) Entertainment, Traditional, Board Games, Mah-Jongg
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Surrender to a 3,000-year-old obsession.

The most captivating strategy game of all time just got better.

Introducing Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye. Based, like the original Shanghai, on the ancient fascination of Mah-Jongg. And now with more of everything that made the original a computer game classic.

Several ways to play- Solitaire, Challenge, and Tournament- all so deceptively simple. The object: Snap of matching pairs till you run out of tiles, run out of moves, or run out of time.

Simple? Sure- and simply addicting.

And at the heart of Shanghai II, you'll find Dragon's Eye. It's the ultimate challenge, even for the most cunning and seasoned Shanghai player.

Shanghai II features 3 modes of play for 1 or 2 players... 8 beautifully detailed tile sets... over a dozen layouts based on the Chinese zodiac... and a Layout Construction Set, for devising an endless variety of original formations.

Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye. It will beguile your days and nights. Demand your concentration. Become your obsession.


  • 8 Tile sets with colorful themes, from Maj-Jongg to Playing Cards, Flags of the World, Sports, Fantasy, and more. 640 x 480 Hi-Res 16-Color VGA graphics render them all in gorgeous detail (also supports 320 x 200 256-color MCGA).
  • 12 Challenging tile formations, plus the classic Shanghai Dragon. Or create your own formations with the Layout Construction Set. Animations and sound effects bring the tiles to life.
  • Dragon's Eye, a special challenge for superior Shanghai players. It's move against move, as one player seeks to complete the Dragon formation, the other to dismantle it. Go up against a friend or the computer.

System Requirements

Required CPU AT 286
Required RAM 640K
Supports Mouse Yes
Supports Joystick Yes
Supported Audio Yes
Supported Video EGA
Tandy 16 Color

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye. Retail Box back Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye.



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