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Prince of Persia is a 1989 fantasy cinematic platformer originally developed and published by Brøderbund and designed by Jordan Mechner for the Apple II.

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Can you recover from failing the timed jump in level 3 of the original Prince of Persia?

Level 3 of Prince of Persia features a leap of faith, where to complete, one needs to press a button three screens and several jumps coming from the right. This needs a rather perfect execution. What ...
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Prince of Persia for PC Windows 7 [closed]

my query is if anyone knows where I can download the original Prince of Persia for PC, that works on Windows 7. I had it, but for Windows XP. The other day I tried it on Windows 7 and it didn't work ...
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How to play the demo stage in the original Prince of Persia (1989) for DOS?

In the intro to the original 1989 Prince of Persia for DOS, there is a demo stage of the game, which is played in a loop together with the intro itself. I believe this is a screenshot from that level....
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In the original edition of Prince of Persia, what happens when you die?

I just finished the PlayStation version, and I am curious about how much harsher the original was. Do you go to the beginning of the level, or does the game end and you go back to level 1?
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Prince of Persia Level 3 - Making the jump

I'm having difficulties making the big jump across the gap in level 3 the SNES version of Prince of Persia This is just after hitting the switch on the top floor. I then run back jumping over gaps ...
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How does the Level select work with the game timer?

In Prince of Persia Retro for iOS, you are able to select a level from the main screen. I remember the original game had a 60 minute time limit--does selecting a level affect the timer?
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How do I keep my extra life?

I'm playing Prince Of Persia Retro for iOS. On an early level, I picked up a secret life potion. Now I am continuing my game using the Level select screen, but I start with 3 lives instead of having ...
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Prince of Persia Classic iOS Hidden achievement

I have gotten 17 of the 18 game center achievements in Prince of Persia Classic HD on my iPad. The last achievement is hidden, and I have searched the Internet on how to unlock it, to no avail. Does ...
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The jump at lvl 2 of Prince of Persia classic

I'm at level 2, and I can't do that jump which takes me to the last screen of the level (it's before getting to the door which takes me to the next level). Every time I jump to the other side back, ...
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What is the control for hanging in Prince of Persia Retro?

How can I hang on the iPad version of the game? This used to be possible on a PC.
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Is there any purpose in the "inverting" potion?

In the classic Prince of Persia (1989), at level 9, there is a green potion that inverts the screen, making it harder to control the Prince. Does it have any purpose other than increasing the ...
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How to fight in Prince of Persia Classic?

I picked up Prince of Persia Classic for XBLA which is a remake of an original Prince game from 90s. I can't figure out the fighting mechanics. There are two buttons - block and attack. I usually ...
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Which is the easiest game in Prince of Persia series? [closed]

At present, I am playing Prince of Persia: Sands of Time. After 69% completion, I find that it is way too difficult, even though I use cheats(meaning infinite sand, infinite power, and infinite ...
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How do I complete Prince of Persia Retro (iPhone/iPad) level 2?

I am upset about Prince of Persia Retro level 2 ending. When I go all the way to the left of the exit door, there is a huge jump to the button to open the door. I've tried the following to solve it: ...
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