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Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 22:58
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Posted By mcgeezer
I don't experience any lag when jumping - the...

I don't experience any lag when jumping - the game is very responsive when jumping, there's no extra cycles to do the jump over a fire (probably the other way round really).
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 21:04
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Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks Tolkien. There is a nasty side-effect...

Thanks Tolkien.

There is a nasty side-effect to when I stop coding, I start taking notice of some of the arseholes that seem to congregate over at the PPA.

I honestly do not know what it is...
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 15:51
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Posted By mcgeezer
Gents, i’ll get around to fixing the issues but...

Gents, i’ll get around to fixing the issues but now i need a break. I’ll fix them in due course. Some of the bugs reported are indeed glitches but they don’t really affect the game play.
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 15:27
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Posted By mcgeezer
No, the turbo card should be fine... but it could...

No, the turbo card should be fine... but it could be the cause of it.

The two squares of garbled graphics I know about when dismounting the rope, I'll fix them later if I get a chance.

Just...
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 15:09
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Posted By mcgeezer
If it happens again, try pressing both the left...

If it happens again, try pressing both the left mouse button and fire at the same time to trigger a reset of the map.

Geezer
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 15:03
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Posted By mcgeezer
I'll try it tonight when I get sorted, is it a...

I'll try it tonight when I get sorted, is it a one off or happens every time?

the password for round 9 is "SPQXZ".
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 14:48
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Posted By mcgeezer
As Amiten might say "It's a feature" :D ...

As Amiten might say "It's a feature" :D

Seriously....

While I did not intend the game to work that way it has to be varied enough to make it different on the Amiga. Otherwise, you might as...
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 14:23
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Posted By mcgeezer
Just to be clear - are all your problems solved...

Just to be clear - are all your problems solved now with the contollers buttons?
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 14:09
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Posted By mcgeezer
Yes mate, some people reported problems with the...

Yes mate, some people reported problems with the jump button using some controllers.
Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 13:17
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Posted By mcgeezer
Please could you try this version below with the...

Please could you try this version below with the two button fix.

Thanks to Ross, reaction time to reading the buttons is now in one frame as opposed to two so much more responsive. :great
...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 October 2019, 21:35
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Posted By mcgeezer
This is not true, IRN is a good site and Neil...

This is not true, IRN is a good site and Neil does care.

I was silently hoping the shit storm that appeared in the previous page of this thread could be forgotten but unfortunately it has been...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 19:55
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Posted By mcgeezer
hmmm...the thing about Rygar is that it's a game...

hmmm...the thing about Rygar is that it's a game that needs alot of respect.

It took many a kids pocket money in the arcade.
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 19:47
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Posted By mcgeezer
I would strongly advise you to try and beat the...

I would strongly advise you to try and beat the game without cheats.

The round password is given to you every 5th round so try and master the game in sections of 4 rounds.
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 18:42
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Posted By mcgeezer
You probably need a non-debug version first. ...

You probably need a non-debug version first.

The problem is jotd fixed an issue previously with the slave so I need to look at what he did for the patch and replicate in the game.

Will do it...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 18:35
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Posted By mcgeezer
Hurray!!!

Hurray!!!
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 18:21
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Posted By mcgeezer
Just so I understand this completely Toni/Ross. ...

Just so I understand this completely Toni/Ross.

At the start of the video frame I need to write $c000 or $ff00 to POTGO... then wait several scanlines afterwards (until discharge) and read POTINP?
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 17:45
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Posted By mcgeezer
@Retro_Nerd This ADF now works with both my...

@Retro_Nerd

This ADF now works with both my monster joystick and my Sega game pad with button C - please could you try it to see if it makes a difference for your stick?
...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 16:57
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Posted By mcgeezer
My two button monster joystick does as it is...

My two button monster joystick does as it is specifically compatible (was the reason i bought it).

I will upload an adf tonight where i can get my sega pad working with button c, i’ll see if it...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 16:51
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Posted By mcgeezer
Ok, i’ll try these games with my sega pad tonight...

Ok, i’ll try these games with my sega pad tonight and see what i get.
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 16:49
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Posted By mcgeezer
Are you able to tell me a few other amiga games...

Are you able to tell me a few other amiga games that natively support your stick without modification? I need a good example to work from an existing ipf.

Graeme
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 16:37
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Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks Ross.... I think I'm just going to leave...

Thanks Ross.... I think I'm just going to leave this now as it's clear there isn't a great deal wrong with the current code in the game with regard to the second button, it's therefore clear that...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 08:25
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Posted By mcgeezer
Tried this just now in the game and as the...

Tried this just now in the game and as the standard ADF.

Works fine with the Monster Joystick.

Sega 6 button Joypad the 2nd button is not registering at all.

So.... what I'll try and do is...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 October 2019, 00:13
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Posted By mcgeezer
But you have amiga games that are none whdload...

But you have amiga games that are none whdload modified that work with these sticks with two buttons?

I’m now starting to think that these sticks are not compatible with the amiga.
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 23:51
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Posted By mcgeezer
Apologies...try it again.

Apologies...try it again.
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 23:42
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Posted By mcgeezer
OK... here I've uploaded a debug version of...

OK... here I've uploaded a debug version of Rygar.

This adf writes nothing to POTGO, it therefore works with my SEGA pad as button C.

If I then plug in my Monster Joystick which is compatible...
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 22:51
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Posted By mcgeezer
@ross... Tried the 2nd button test you put...

@ross...

Tried the 2nd button test you put in the zone... same thing on my hardware, it doesn't register the second button at all.

This is really really weird. I may need to sleep on it.
...
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 22:31
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Posted By mcgeezer
I haven't tried it yet Ross... but I will in...

I haven't tried it yet Ross... but I will in around 15 mins my friend.

I'm keen to get to the bottom of this in the source code.
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 22:26
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Posted By mcgeezer
Here is what is happening... If I write...

Here is what is happening...

If I write $ff00 once to POTGO ($dff034) after I have shut down the OS and interrupts then on real hardware nothing can be read from POTGOR for the second button. If...
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 21:35
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Posted By mcgeezer
That's what I'm trying to do right now. It...

That's what I'm trying to do right now.

It is proving difficult to get to the bottom of.
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 20:25
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Posted By mcgeezer
You can press 'p' to pause the game and ESC to...

You can press 'p' to pause the game and ESC to quit the game at any time back to the main menu.



I know about problem #1, will fix later.



confirmed, there are bugs in the password system...
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 20:00
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Posted By mcgeezer
I'll add that to the bug list then.

I'll add that to the bug list then.
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 19:24
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Posted By mcgeezer
OK, I'll work on this basis then and see if I can...

OK, I'll work on this basis then and see if I can fix it.
Forum: Amiga scene 13 October 2019, 19:09
Replies: 67
Views: 3,286
Posted By mcgeezer
GUYS... PLEASE... HANG ON! Let me try and...

GUYS... PLEASE... HANG ON!

Let me try and find the fault in the game and fix it...

Please please please don't argue over it.... just give me a little time, I'm not long off the plane and I'm...
Forum: Coders. Contest 13 October 2019, 19:01
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Posted By mcgeezer
So, I'm back from Amiga 34 and have had a chance...

So, I'm back from Amiga 34 and have had a chance to catch up on stuff.

As there are problems with some joypads/joysticks I'll need to look into fixing them.

I do have one question which might...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 October 2019, 09:28
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Posted By mcgeezer
Go all the way to the top and push and hold...

Go all the way to the top and push and hold right.

On my wayback from Amiga 34... been busy so will answer queries tomorrow.
Forum: Coders. Contest 11 October 2019, 17:29
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Posted By mcgeezer
Ummm. Not sure what that would be, jotd can...

Ummm. Not sure what that would be, jotd can probably help.
I probably updated the adf after the installer.
Forum: Coders. Contest 11 October 2019, 16:56
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Posted By mcgeezer
Well.... the project is now finished and tonight...

Well.... the project is now finished and tonight I'm going to have some beers.

You can download Rygar here...

http://109.228.4.199/rygar/

And thank you everyone in this thread for...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 11 October 2019, 11:10
Replies: 23
Views: 682
Posted By mcgeezer
Yup, and here be the tale. My screen buffers...

Yup, and here be the tale.

My screen buffers were $AF00 (44Kb) in size (40 bytes wide x by 224 scan lines of 5 bitplanes).

When I plot a sprite I typically save an offset from the top of the...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 11 October 2019, 09:50
Replies: 23
Views: 682
Posted By mcgeezer
When i’m in the airport lounge i will take...

When i’m in the airport lounge i will take another look at the code...
But be aware that doing a

Add.w d0,a0

Is suicide.

You want to make that an add.l

Address regs can be treated as...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 10 October 2019, 08:16
Replies: 23
Views: 682
Posted By mcgeezer
You'll need to set BLTFWM and BLTLWM to -1. ...

You'll need to set BLTFWM and BLTLWM to -1.

This is the First and last word masks of the rectangle... in your case you only have one word and if it is 0 then no bits will be passed through.

A...
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