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Forum: Coders. General 20 October 2020, 13:44
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Posted By LongLifeA1200
:D I used to think so too. I'd like...

:D

I used to think so too.


I'd like to attach the first 2 for the player, 3rd is unattached and extends the player's armament, 4th (detached) is the projectile, 5-8 for opponents and effects....
Forum: Coders. General 20 October 2020, 11:07
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
I remember those. Disregard them.

I remember those. Disregard them.
Forum: Coders. General 20 October 2020, 10:41
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Posted By LongLifeA1200
:D If only...

:D

If only (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1435342&postcount=670) you (http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1435344&postcount=672) knew...
Forum: Coders. General 20 October 2020, 10:33
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Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
The foreground is the moving actors and movable...

The foreground is the moving actors and movable objects.
The background is the scenery and can be parallaxed.

Up until now, Dual Playfield was recommended. Now that appears not to be the case....
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 20:30
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
For use when the game has stopped scrolling. I'm...

For use when the game has stopped scrolling. I'm just trying understand why people prefer to use the h/w sprites as the background and blitter objects for the foreground and if switching it up, as...
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 14:57
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Posted By LongLifeA1200
There doesn't seem to be much enthusiasm for...

There doesn't seem to be much enthusiasm for using hardware sprites as the foreground.

Does anyone suggest switching the hardware sprites to act as the background during times when the game is not...
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 13:04
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
I was thinking about using the same sprite twice...

I was thinking about using the same sprite twice on the same line at 25 frames per second each. Maybe I shouldn't use the word multiplex and the answer is probably "No". It would have a ghosting...
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 12:45
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
That's good to hear. Oh? And can you...

That's good to hear.


Oh? And can you multiplex them at 25fps?


Player character is assigned (four of them) half the hardware sprites.
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 12:23
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
So you don't want to use the hardware sprites....

So you don't want to use the hardware sprites. That is surprising.

The background uses both the back and front playfields and approximately 200kb of RAM (left and right, as you say).

What are...
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 12:07
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
You need to do that to use the hardware sprites? ...

You need to do that to use the hardware sprites?
Is this how 'Agony' did it?
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 12:01
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Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
What are you triple buffering?

What are you triple buffering?
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 11:56
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Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
True, for the past 3 years it has been ignored...

True, for the past 3 years it has been ignored because, supposedly, the background had to be 8 colors (and no parallax), until recently.

Humor me, if you will, and "pretend" that the background is...
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 11:38
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Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Which part is the mad man task? The graphics or...

Which part is the mad man task? The graphics or the code?
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 11:28
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Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Now that you mention it: Did someone change the...

Now that you mention it: Did someone change the title of this thread? I thought it used to specify "Stock A500".
Forum: Coders. General 19 October 2020, 11:21
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Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
No parallax? So, you want to use the sprites...

No parallax?

So, you want to use the sprites for the background, now?

And, what does "maximum use" of hardware sprites mean/entail, exactly?
Forum: Coders. General 18 October 2020, 11:15
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
What I'm trying to say is, this is kinda good...

What I'm trying to say is, this is kinda good news.
Forum: Coders. General 18 October 2020, 11:02
Replies: 748
Views: 61,997
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Hey, Sandruzzo, earlier I told you that I...

Hey, Sandruzzo, earlier I told you that I couldn't find a way to reduce the background (which I considered to be a mandatory inclusion) down to just 8 colors and still make it look good.

But--
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 September 2020, 11:48
Replies: 25
Views: 1,902
Posted By LongLifeA1200
You've put the words "shit", "time" and "Amiga"...

You've put the words "shit", "time" and "Amiga" in the same sentence and you've spammed this board for the 100th time with this message.

And you want what, exactly? A reward?
Forum: support.Games 26 August 2020, 00:21
Replies: 662
Views: 231,453
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Just before the end. It's the very last step.

Just before the end. It's the very last step.
Forum: support.Games 25 August 2020, 15:17
Replies: 662
Views: 231,453
Posted By LongLifeA1200
I couldn't finish the game. I've included a save...

I couldn't finish the game. I've included a save of where I got up to. Has anyone tried it yet?
Forum: support.Games 25 August 2020, 11:11
Replies: 662
Views: 231,453
Posted By LongLifeA1200
As requested. I played the AGA version from...

As requested.

I played the AGA version from Paradox. No mention of any passwords.
Forum: support.Hardware 24 August 2020, 17:49
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Yep, two 3x6mm screws for the LED board in the...

Yep, two 3x6mm screws for the LED board in the A1200 is perfect.

Amigastore.EU is a good shop.

Just to add some confusion :D here's a picture of various screws you might find holding an old...
Forum: support.WinUAE 23 August 2020, 17:53
Replies: 25
Views: 1,062
Posted By LongLifeA1200
I got to it to crash too. Change the floppy...

I got to it to crash too.
Change the floppy speed back to 100%.
Forum: OT - General 22 August 2020, 12:36
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Posted By LongLifeA1200
The ban has been lifted. And it wasn't an...

The ban has been lifted.
And it wasn't an entire country, only a city.
Policed feared violence and wanted to prevent it.
Forum: support.Hardware 21 August 2020, 18:03
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By LongLifeA1200
3mm diameter of the screw part and; 6mm for the...

3mm diameter of the screw part and;
6mm for the length of the screw part.
Don't worry about the head part.
Forum: project.Amiga File Server 21 August 2020, 17:51
Replies: 2,640
Views: 1,005,581
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Why not "Mr. T's FTP"? Or is that...

Why not "Mr. T's FTP"?
Or is that trademarked?
Forum: News 21 August 2020, 17:40
Replies: 25
Views: 2,359
Posted By LongLifeA1200
There has been an update of good news...

There has been an update of good news (http://www.lemonamiga.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=155879#155879).
Forum: Collections 21 August 2020, 03:50
Replies: 33
Views: 2,061
Posted By LongLifeA1200
There once was one. The size of the collection...

There once was one. The size of the collection was staggering. I can't remember if it was 40, 60 or 80gb, but at the time I thought it would be a ridiculous idea to try and download it.

Now gone....
Forum: News 21 August 2020, 03:18
Replies: 25
Views: 2,359
Posted By LongLifeA1200
That account too was hacked into. Most of the...

That account too was hacked into. Most of the hacked accounts (around 60 of them) are from 2005 and haven't logged on in half a decade or more.

As '-Acid-' pointed out, initially it was just troll...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 August 2020, 17:09
Replies: 178
Views: 62,455
Posted By LongLifeA1200
For the first couple of levels of links, then it...

For the first couple of levels of links, then it fizzles out.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 August 2020, 16:12
Replies: 178
Views: 62,455
Posted By LongLifeA1200
It was a joy just to browse the site. Like...

It was a joy just to browse the site. Like flipping through a good magazine that never ended. Back in the day I would use a web crawler to download an entire website if I liked it enough. I've kept...
Forum: request.Apps 20 August 2020, 14:51
Replies: 4
Views: 671
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Any of these straws: StormEd? (2.0...

Any of these straws:

StormEd? (2.0 integrated GoldEd, and had some green in it.)
FrexxEd?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 August 2020, 12:55
Replies: 5
Views: 596
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Hello HAA from the UAE, welcome to the EAB. ...

Hello HAA from the UAE, welcome to the EAB.

Cracked Amiga games? Not sure where you would find those. You might need some Kickstart ROMs to get started anyway which https://www.amigaforever.com/...
Forum: OT - General 20 August 2020, 04:06
Replies: 49
Views: 2,675
Posted By LongLifeA1200
I wonder how different it would have been if...

I wonder how different it would have been if health masks were more fashionable.
Forum: OT - General 20 August 2020, 03:44
Replies: 10
Views: 1,179
Posted By LongLifeA1200
You're only as old as you feel :cool :)...

You're only as old as you feel :cool

:) Happy birthday and thank you for what you do for us.
Forum: News 19 August 2020, 10:15
Replies: 297
Views: 60,199
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Did anyone preserve the HTML related files of...

Did anyone preserve the HTML related files of this beautifully designed site?

I seem to remember when you clicked a drawer a window that looked just like in Workbench 3.1 would popup listing the...
Forum: project.Amiga File Server 18 August 2020, 16:23
Replies: 2,640
Views: 1,005,581
Posted By LongLifeA1200
Down? When was it up? A vast amount has been...

Down? When was it up? A vast amount has been taken offline (recently) and might not ever be put back up.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 August 2020, 15:19
Replies: 0
Views: 289
Posted By LongLifeA1200
'Project X's ancestor on the C64 'Mega Apocalypse'

The resemblance, especially the speech, is uncanny.

Can't believe it's a C64 game from 1987.

Edit: Oops, I misspelled "Apocalypse". Could that be changed. Thanks.
Forum: support.Games 15 August 2020, 19:37
Replies: 662
Views: 231,453
Posted By LongLifeA1200
I think I used a save disk. I'll have to check if...

I think I used a save disk. I'll have to check if it's still on my old computer.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 August 2020, 19:31
Replies: 4
Views: 541
Posted By LongLifeA1200
[Infamous] importer. Why infamous? Don't know. ...

[Infamous] importer. Why infamous? Don't know.

Maybe they meant "Mamono (Demon/Monster) Hunter" ~1991. They also got "Gynoug" at number two (another import).
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