The second in a series of amusement park strategy and management games. It simulates roller coasters, rides, guests, staff, shops and scenery.

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Is it possible to run RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 in windowed mode?

Is it possible to run RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 in windowed mode? I have Windows 7 and the game works, but since my resolution is bigger than the game can handle, I would prefer to play in windowed mode ...
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Is it dangerous to run tall rides in a thunderstorm?

In the real world, when there is a thunderstorm at an amusement park, all rides except for flat rides close down for safety, to prevent anyone from getting hurt in a freak lightning strike, and also ...
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Is a ride of a type you already have just as effective as any?

Let's say I already have a Merry-go-round but it has lost its appeal because it's quite old. If I build a new, separate instance of a Merry-go-round, is it going to be as effective as the very first ...
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What does Popularity represent for a given ride?

What is Popularity? Is it something I should thrive to improve? If so, how? Note: While this is a Roller Coaster Tycoon 2 question, feel free to use RCT1 resources to answer if it has been proven by ...