Quickstart Guide

As OpenRCT2 requires the original RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 game files, it can be a hassle to get it up and running. We will guide step by step for Windows, macOS and Linux. This guide doesn't cover Android.

Get RollerCoaster Tycoon 2

If you have a Retail CD copy lying around, you're good to go. Move on to the next part.

RCT2 is cheap nowadays and can be bought digitally from GOG.com and Steam. For macOS and Linux users it is highly recommended to use the GOG.com version as it is easier to copy files from.

Continue Guide: Select your operating system

The next step in the Quickstart Guide varies depending on your Operating System. Please select one.

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