Software developer Oliver Klemenz has found a way to play the original Prince of Persia on an Apple Watch, despite the device’s lack of a web browser.
Despite Apple Watchof lack of a dedicated web browser, software developer Oliver Klemenz found a quick and easy way to play in 1989 prince of Persia on smart devices. A beloved fantasy platformer, Prince of Persia was originally designed for Apple II’s series creator Jordan Mechner. Fortunately, many people now have access to the classic experience thanks to princejs.com, a web browser version that can be played on tablets, smartphones, PCs, and Macs.
Two sequels followed the release of the first game, with The Shadow and the Mouse launched in 1993 and prince of Persia 3D hit the Dreamcast and PC in 1999. Of course, the brand especially took the world by storm when Ubisoft entered the mix at the turn of the century. The French publisher was assigned Splinter Cell studio Ubisoft Montréal is tasked with reimaging prince of Persia, an effort fulfilled in the 2003 release of The Sands of Time. And while fans are patiently waiting The Sands of Time redo, many will be happy to know that even their smartwatch can support an explosion from the past.
The Apple Watch may not be part of a web browser, but software developer Oliver Klemenz still figured out a way to get the browser version of the original. prince of Persia running on the device. It seems pretty simple, too. In a short Twitter post, Klemenz explained that Apple Watch users only need to send a message or email to themselves using princejs.com link attached, then open the said link on their watch. The developer demonstrates the procedure in a video that illustrates classical prince of Persia adventure runs “close to original resolution” on his Apple Watch. Check it out in the following tweet:
it Apple Watch loophole serves as but another neat way for prince of Persia fans to access the platformer. Whether or not the effort is worth it, however, is up to the individual players to decide. However, it seems worth trying at least once, especially since the process of accessing the browser version does not require many steps.
In terms of the new content on consoles and PCs, prince of Persia remained inactive for more than a decade, its last major release, The Forgotten Sands, hit store shelves during the PS3 and Xbox 360 in May 2010. Many are thinking of Ubisoft’s focus on Assassin’s Creed, arising from a leader-centric prince of Persia PROJECTS, as the main reason for the older brand’s long fight with inactivity.
Source: Oliver Klemenz/Twitter
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