Theme Hospital (PC, CD-ROM) Electronic Arts - 1997 USA, Canada Release

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Theme Hospital
Product ID 14633-07626
Product UPC 014633076264
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1997
Publisher(s) Electronic Arts
Category(s) Entertainment, Simulation
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Balancing the books and the bedpans.

It's a matter of laugh or death in the sequel to Bullfrog's best-selling Theme Park. Design, maintain and manage a hi-tech hospital facility, making the most of limited resources and turning cures into cash. The Grim Reaper stalks the corridors, the ill have some very odd ailments, and the staff want to play doctors and nurses together. No matter how you look at it, you're in control of a very sick hospital.

  • Detailed SVGA graphics.
  • Compete against rival hospitals.
  • Over 30 weird diseases to cure.
  • Make a killing from your patients.
  • Research and develop your own drugs.
  • Create epidemics and abuse your patients.

Daily Medical Journal

Case #235- Bloaty Head.
Cause: Sniffing cheese and drinking unpurified water.
Symptoms: Inflated noggin, excessive ear wax and migraines.
Cure: The swollen head is popped, then reinflated with a tire-pump-type of apparatus.

Case #67- King Complex.
Cause: The spirit of the King enters and takes over the patient's mind.
Symptoms: Big collars, lip twitch, wearing suede shoes and eating cheeseburgers.
Cure: Psychiatrist tells the patient to get a life.

Case #983- Hairyitis.
Cause: Prolonged exposure to the moon.
Symptoms: Enhanced sense of smell.
Cure: The patient is shocked with a large amount of electricity that removes the hair and seals up the pores.

Case #7- Slack Tongue.
Cause: Chronic over-discussion of soap operas.
Symptoms: Tongue swells to five times its original length.
Cure: The tongue is placed in the Slicer Machine, and removed quickly, efficiently and painfully.

Case #606- Transparency.
Cause: Licking the yogurt from the foil tops of opened containers.
Symptoms: Flesh is rendered see-through and becomes very sensitive to light.
Cure: Drink opaque solution of melanin and FD&C Red No. 5.

System Requirements

PC MS-DOS 6.22
Required CPU 486-66
Required RAM 8MB
Req. Hard Drive 25MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Recommend RAM 16MB
Rec. Hard Drive 55
Required Audio SoundBlaster
Ensoniq Soundscape
Recommend Audio SoundBlaster AWE32
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows 95
Required CPU Pentium 60
Required RAM 8MB
Req. Hard Drive 25MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 4X
Recommend RAM 16MB
Rec. Hard Drive 55
Required Audio DirectX 3.0 Compatible
Recommend Audio SoundBlaster AWE32
Supported Video DirectX 3.0 Compatible

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