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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 February 2020, 16:14
Replies: 29
Views: 1,512
Posted By capehorn
It has some of the best audio and graphics on the...

It has some of the best audio and graphics on the Amiga, and certainly the best audio and graphics of it's time on release. 31 years have passed and I still absolutely LOVE the way it looks and...
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 08 February 2020, 19:16
Replies: 22
Views: 1,016
Posted By capehorn
Not Rock'n'Roll...

Not Rock'n'Roll (http://hol.abime.net/1266/screenshot) is it?
Forum: EAB's competition 05 February 2020, 01:48
Replies: 152
Views: 5,143
Posted By capehorn
It's not Buggy Boy

It's not Buggy Boy
Forum: EAB's competition 02 February 2020, 01:44
Replies: 72
Views: 2,865
Posted By capehorn
My last attempt, which I think is good for bronze...

My last attempt, which I think is good for bronze

https://i.postimg.cc/47pddfVN/Shadow-Of-The-Beast-III-Disk1-008.png (https://postimg.cc/47pddfVN)
Forum: EAB's competition 02 February 2020, 00:41
Replies: 72
Views: 2,865
Posted By capehorn
I wonder if I have just edged out Harry, but I'm...

I wonder if I have just edged out Harry, but I'm not sure?

https://i.postimg.cc/SnQYXhty/Shadow-Of-The-Beast-III-Disk1-007.png (https://postimg.cc/SnQYXhty)
Forum: EAB's competition 01 February 2020, 02:37
Replies: 72
Views: 2,865
Posted By capehorn
I'm a bit rusty at this, I've only ever completed...

I'm a bit rusty at this, I've only ever completed this once, quite a few years ago.

First of all I completed the levels in the wrong order, and the old man told me off.
...
Forum: EAB's competition 28 January 2020, 01:22
Replies: 72
Views: 2,865
Posted By capehorn
Hybris: 443,375 ...

Hybris: 443,375

https://i.postimg.cc/0MCvrwqw/Hybris-1988-Discovery-Software-cr-QTX-004.png (https://postimg.cc/0MCvrwqw)

I think my first go at this last week may have been better, but I...
Forum: News 25 January 2020, 01:03
Replies: 126
Views: 9,278
Posted By capehorn
Presumably a bit like this bonus level of Pipe...

Presumably a bit like this bonus level of Pipe Mania? (begins at 8:31 in the video)


https://youtu.be/WILXtT9v4R4?t=511


Although I always found these levels to be so difficult, I think the...
Forum: EAB's competition 14 January 2020, 22:25
Replies: 72
Views: 2,865
Posted By capehorn
That didn't really answer the question John! ...

That didn't really answer the question John!

Edit: From a re-read of the rules I think I understand now. You play all the levels in one go and if you get to Maletoth, the only screenshot you need...
Forum: EAB's competition 14 January 2020, 21:28
Replies: 72
Views: 2,865
Posted By capehorn
Quick question about Beast... do you have to play...

Quick question about Beast... do you have to play all five levels in the same runthrough for your score to be valid, or can you submit your best score on each level from different attempts?
Forum: EAB's competition 05 January 2020, 05:05
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By capehorn
I'm tempted to have another go, but having...

I'm tempted to have another go, but having watched Lifeschool's playthrough review I can't imagine I will be able to get close to Wolfadawn's score. So unless something miraculous happens in my...
Forum: EAB's competition 03 January 2020, 17:02
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By capehorn
This is the first time I have ever played this,...

This is the first time I have ever played this, so let's just call it a practice go.

I'm not sure how I lost my last life. At the beginning of level 4 I was near the top of the screen, I jumped...
Forum: EAB's competition 26 December 2019, 20:24
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By capehorn
31,136 ...

31,136

https://i.postimg.cc/mhb2y9Hb/Worthy-014.png (https://postimg.cc/mhb2y9Hb)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 December 2019, 21:31
Replies: 110
Views: 15,298
Posted By capehorn
He uploaded it a few days ago ...

He uploaded it a few days ago

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PjhL7gN-zYg
Forum: EAB's competition 19 December 2019, 16:28
Replies: 72
Views: 2,942
Posted By capehorn
I think that would 000 would represent midnight,...

I think that would 000 would represent midnight, or maybe the inability for the game to identify a system clock. When I played shortly after midnight, it showed 0:08. I have done nothing special...
Forum: EAB's competition 19 December 2019, 01:46
Replies: 72
Views: 2,942
Posted By capehorn
It took me a while to figure that out, but it...

It took me a while to figure that out, but it turns out it's a clock, showing the system time! I'm using the linked adfs so I'm not sure why no-one else seems to have it?
Forum: EAB's competition 18 December 2019, 16:48
Replies: 72
Views: 2,942
Posted By capehorn
I think scores of 25M and possibly even 30M are...

I think scores of 25M and possibly even 30M are achievable. For all the talk about hurry up milking I forgot about it for much of the game, only remembering it in the second half of the run so there...
Forum: EAB's competition 18 December 2019, 02:05
Replies: 72
Views: 2,942
Posted By capehorn
I had some really terrible attempts at this,...

I had some really terrible attempts at this, failing to get the first money ship, and then dying repeatedly on level 5 if I did. Then all of a sudden I had an attempt that went perfectly. Enough...
Forum: AMR contributions 15 December 2019, 11:17
Replies: 87
Views: 36,305
Posted By capehorn
The adfs are still not linked to on AMR...

The adfs are still not linked to on AMR (http://amr.abime.net/issue_118_coverdisks). Can this be done please?
Forum: EAB's competition 15 December 2019, 02:10
Replies: 72
Views: 2,942
Posted By capehorn
2,648,700 ...

2,648,700

https://i.postimg.cc/fSNJ7z7R/DGalaga2-001.png (https://postimg.cc/fSNJ7z7R)
Forum: EAB's competition 07 December 2019, 00:33
Replies: 28
Views: 1,507
Posted By capehorn
Wentworth: 76 Forest of Arden: 77 ...

Wentworth: 76

Forest of Arden: 77

https://i.postimg.cc/9DvgQ96d/PGA-European-Tour-1994-Ocean-Disk-1-of-2-cr-TRD-001.png (https://postimg.cc/9DvgQ96d)
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 December 2019, 10:11
Replies: 269
Views: 58,140
Posted By capehorn
Darkfalzx - I love this project so much!

Darkfalzx - I love this project so much!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 27 November 2019, 22:48
Replies: 16
Views: 1,033
Posted By capehorn
They were called 'Workbench Hacks' and they...

They were called 'Workbench Hacks' and they featured regularly on random early AF coverdisks.
Forum: EAB's competition 25 November 2019, 13:24
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By capehorn
Sensible World of Soccer Bombjack Beer Edition ...

Sensible World of Soccer
Bombjack Beer Edition


(By the way... we have an anagram thread here (http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=29356)if anyone wishes to revive it...)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 November 2019, 22:57
Replies: 91
Views: 9,489
Posted By capehorn
Interesting... can you demonstrate this, or even...

Interesting... can you demonstrate this, or even upload a hacked copy?
Forum: EAB's competition 12 October 2019, 13:47
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Personally I found level 33 harder.

Personally I found level 33 harder.
Forum: EAB's competition 12 October 2019, 12:57
Replies: 107
Views: 6,103
Posted By capehorn
I realise it's only for a bonus point, but can...

I realise it's only for a bonus point, but can you confirm if my score in post #59 is valid or not? It hasn't been added to the scoreboard.
Forum: EAB's competition 07 October 2019, 21:37
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Maybe I just needed a break because I set aside...

Maybe I just needed a break because I set aside an hour or two to have another go and managed to kill him in my first continue. I see what you mean about hitting him while he is firing his weapon...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 October 2019, 21:22
Replies: 110
Views: 15,298
Posted By capehorn
Your posts always catch my eye because my Amiga...

Your posts always catch my eye because my Amiga came with the Batman Pack and my first issue of Amiga Format was also issue #3! In fact while I did have to throw the vast majority of my magazines...
Forum: EAB's competition 06 October 2019, 02:17
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Once I got down to 3, a couple of times down to...

Once I got down to 3, a couple of times down to 5.



Is the idea that you are supposed to draw the red blobs into the boss when he is summoning, removing his shield and hitting him 5 times in...
Forum: EAB's competition 05 October 2019, 13:22
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
In four and a half hours of play, I still haven't...

In four and a half hours of play, I still haven't managed to beat the level 40 boss :(
Forum: EAB's competition 26 September 2019, 21:27
Replies: 107
Views: 6,103
Posted By capehorn
I'm absolutely thrilled to have avoided being...

I'm absolutely thrilled to have avoided being golden set-ted (losing all 24 points in a set). I won 1 point right at the end of set one, 3 in set 2 (2 of which were double faults) and 5 in set 3.
...
Forum: EAB's competition 22 September 2019, 22:24
Replies: 10
Views: 1,156
Posted By capehorn
Does this apply John?

Does this apply John?
Forum: EAB's competition 19 September 2019, 23:25
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
37,792 ...

37,792

https://i.postimg.cc/Xrz1J2jb/Worthy-010.png (https://postimg.cc/Xrz1J2jb)
Forum: EAB's competition 16 September 2019, 00:47
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Yes, it somehow 'felt' like the right solution. ...

Yes, it somehow 'felt' like the right solution.


And I think I've found a video of the creator's intended solution:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UDG7-HVzLbo


It didn't occur to me...
Forum: EAB's competition 15 September 2019, 20:37
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Just had a go. Did the first few pretty well but...

Just had a go. Did the first few pretty well but lost several lives on levels 9, 13, 16, 17 and died on 18.

I am yet to work out a method to do level 13 with time remaining.

21,700
...
Forum: EAB's competition 15 September 2019, 19:48
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Because my drive is to get as far in the game as...

Because my drive is to get as far in the game as I can and see all the levels. I haven't been trying to complete the levels perfectly so at the moment I am not at the level as the rest of you in the...
Forum: EAB's competition 15 September 2019, 17:53
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
I may be fixating on level 30 a bit too much, but...

I may be fixating on level 30 a bit too much, but I took your method Malko and improved it.

Not picking up the sword first time was deliberate, as hitting the switches while holding the sword...
Forum: EAB's competition 15 September 2019, 15:56
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
Thank you, it seemed like the right method, but...

Thank you, it seemed like the right method, but clearly there are better ways. (BTW I edited my post, the version now linked is more streamlined and has more time remaining).

I wonder if Tsak or...
Forum: EAB's competition 15 September 2019, 15:26
Replies: 220
Views: 9,659
Posted By capehorn
There's not much to learn from this video of...

There's not much to learn from this video of level 30 as it's significantly slower than both of your methods, but what I find so interesting is that a level that seems almost impossible at first...
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