Oregon Trail Macintosh Version FAQ/Walkthrough By: Cary Young E-Mail: AIM: TSoccer71513 GameFAQs board username: Rev4n CURRENT VERSION : ORIGINAL SUBMISSION DATE : June 27, 2004 LAST UPDATE : July 3, 2004 I write all of this based on The Oregon Trail v1.2 for Macintosh. But in any case, I was able to keep everyone in high morale from Independence all the way to Independence Rock without giving them any meat (in fact, all they had were sacks of flour, and potatoes pickles dried fruit/vegetables) 2.6: Meals Unless you are. The guidebook says that buying sheaths would be useful for preventing accidents, although I have no way to confirm this. 2.7: Time of starting You can start from March to August. Of course, if you start in March, you will start in wintertime (of course. On November 11, 2010, an Xbox Live version was released on Windows Phone 7. The cell phone version of the game is similar to the original, but varies in that the player can choose one of three different wagons: A basic wagon, a prairie schooner. A DSiWare version of this game was released in North America on December 28, 2009. A new version of Oregon Trail has been released on the social networking site Facebook on February 2, 2011. Using guns and bullets purchased over the course of the game, players select the hunt option and hunt wild animals to add to their food reserves. In the original version, there were no graphics and players were timed on how fast they could type "BANG. There can only be one leader, and up to four party members. 2)-Occupation: Next, you must choose the occupation of the main character. Various occupations have advantages over one another: OCCUPATION CASH ADVANTAGES FINAL BONUS Banker 1,600 none x1 Doctor 1,200 Sick/injured people are less. Q: What is the hardest way to beat this game? A: Be a teacher with a full party, starting in August. Don't buy any bullets. Q: Why can't they just float down the rivers to Oregon/Why does the trail stray so far out of the. Of course if you were only concerned with game mechanics (and not with final score then choosing one profession over another would have no tradeoffs. If not for score, then there are many choices in the game 2.2: Wagon party members and ages: The additional. You should predominantly rely on your hunting skills (and gathering/fishing skills in Oregon Trail 5) and only hunt when your food gets fairly low (as food tends to increase the wagon load, which makes it harder to ascend/descend hills and cross rivers). If you're unable to repair a broken wagon, you'll be in big trouble! Matt pretty much gets it right. For a 1200 budget, generally I buy 12 oxen, 20 sets of clothing, 50 Boxes of Bullets, 2 spare of everything, and 2000 pounds of food. You should also read the glossary - which includes historical information about landmarks, diseases, and wagon procedures. You should generally avoid trading with people. It's rare for people to offer you a deal better than one you could get through a fort or general store. X3 Teacher 400 none x3. Cash how much cash a person of that occupation begins with Advantages special individual attributes of the occupation Final Bonus amount that your final point total will be multiplied by -Choosing your occupation- I find that being a doctor is.