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I had a brief addiction to Star Trek: Birth of the Federation back in the day. I don’t have the CD any more.

Is it available anywhere? If so, does it run on Windows XP?

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This was a great game, thanks for the blast from the past! – John McCollum Aug 28 '10 at 21:36
@John: wasn’t it just? It deserved a great sequel I always thought. – Paul D. Waite Sep 13 '10 at 11:31
Note that there is apparently still a modding community for the game. – Paul D. Waite Feb 27 at 23:13
up vote 6 down vote accepted

It seems to be still available from Amazon (albeit very expensive if you want it new.)

Seeing it is a DirectX 6 game, I assume it still runs on Windows XP (however, it probably won't run on the 64-bit version)

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Good lord, there it is. – Paul D. Waite Jul 17 '10 at 17:26
If you're also using Linux, there's a very good chance that it will work well with Wine. – Bobby Apr 29 '11 at 20:33

It even runs on Win7, 64bit. At least, it works on my machine.

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(I’ve also just found the CD, so I might have to crank this up again soon.) – Paul D. Waite Nov 15 '11 at 12:39

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