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Forum: Amiga scene 29 November 2019, 23:52
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Dude at this point we'd taken "phone held while...

Dude at this point we'd taken "phone held while pointed at screen" quality, you know that, right? :D
Forum: Amiga scene 26 November 2019, 21:41
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Yeah, seeing a new video clip would be quite the...

Yeah, seeing a new video clip would be quite the holiday gift!
Forum: Amiga scene 06 November 2019, 08:30
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Ahh most excellent! Looking forward to seeing...

Ahh most excellent! Looking forward to seeing more demonstration soon. This is the kind of positive thinking I like to see! Just makes me giddy that this will all be on a stock A500.
Forum: Hardware mods 26 October 2019, 21:43
Replies: 60
Views: 13,209
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Shame there's no way to increase the Chip RAM...

Shame there's no way to increase the Chip RAM size.
Forum: Amiga scene 26 October 2019, 07:46
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
KK can I ask a dumb question? And I promise this...

KK can I ask a dumb question? And I promise this is going to be legitimately dumb so I apologize in advance: I swear I'm not trying to be a pest!

Okay, in your screenshots we can see you have...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 October 2019, 22:20
Replies: 107
Views: 5,965
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Now if there was a decent port of Black Tiger! ...

Now if there was a decent port of Black Tiger! The official one is so bad it's broken!
Forum: Amiga scene 01 October 2019, 04:33
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
As always, KK, you provide some great insight. ...

As always, KK, you provide some great insight. I'm looking forward to watching this grow, and develop. Thank you for sticking with it. The path through native Amiga FPSes is a sad one in places,...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 September 2019, 21:08
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
So, anything I ask I apologize if you answered it...

So, anything I ask I apologize if you answered it on twitter or other forums already. Also I'm not even a programmer, so, again, apologies if my questions are dumb.

Did I read you right when you...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 September 2019, 09:28
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Man I can't help it, I keep eeeeeeeagerly...

Man I can't help it, I keep eeeeeeeagerly checking for new updates :D
Forum: Amiga scene 06 September 2019, 18:13
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Hey, KK/Altair, can you put a pure gameplay video...

Hey, KK/Altair, can you put a pure gameplay video up on Youtube showing WIP?

This just makes me so giddy with happiness.
Forum: Amiga scene 06 September 2019, 18:12
Replies: 39
Views: 4,992
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Yeah, the two clone sources all rely heavily on...

Yeah, the two clone sources all rely heavily on Visual Studio glue code and libraries (although one had a Linux build, I think).

Still, I'm taking nothing away from the Amiga build of D1, I think...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 September 2019, 04:50
Replies: 39
Views: 4,992
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Y'know...and I only mention this...

Y'know...and I only mention this conversationally...there are open-source implementations of the Diablo-II engine. (whistling innocently)

I kid, I kid. I know they're beyond the technical reach...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 September 2019, 00:00
Replies: 270
Views: 27,679
Posted By b0lt-thrower
This is so cool - I'd have thought I'd died and...

This is so cool - I'd have thought I'd died and gone to heaven back in '89 when I got my Amiga 500 if someone had created such a game. As it is I think "rot3d" was the first time I saw...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 July 2019, 16:43
Replies: 39
Views: 4,992
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Well this is simply amazing! How long have you...

Well this is simply amazing! How long have you all been working on this?

Also, could you host your video file on Youtube? I get a not authorized when trying to watch it.
Forum: Amiga scene 06 July 2019, 21:04
Replies: 39
Views: 4,992
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Me too, man. I mean, I'm in no way a coder (in...

Me too, man. I mean, I'm in no way a coder (in any real sense) it would sure be nice if someone took a crack at this though.
Forum: Hardware mods 06 July 2019, 21:00
Replies: 29
Views: 3,950
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Yes, yes YES! Mech keyboards always and forever.

Yes, yes YES! Mech keyboards always and forever.
Forum: Coders. AMOS 02 July 2019, 04:46
Replies: 15
Views: 2,260
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Yes, it is PPC-only. Originally, Diablo...

Yes, it is PPC-only.

Originally, Diablo required a pentium class machine and at least 8mb RAM.

However, with the right coders, perhaps an optimized version could be created for the Amiga...?
Forum: Amiga scene 02 July 2019, 00:09
Replies: 39
Views: 4,992
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Most excellent! I've followed up in that thread.

Most excellent! I've followed up in that thread.
Forum: Coders. AMOS 02 July 2019, 00:06
Replies: 15
Views: 2,260
Posted By b0lt-thrower
There are source ports of Diablo available now. ...

There are source ports of Diablo available now. There's a quick-and-dirty port for the Nintendo Switch, for example. See this video here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tADL_fmsHQ&t=626s
...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 July 2019, 19:09
Replies: 39
Views: 4,992
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Given this info, is it possible to port Diablo to the Amiga?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tADL_fmsHQ

Essentially, there's enough debug code on the Diablo (PC version) CD-ROM that a single coder reconstructed the code to run on just about anything, and...
Forum: Hardware mods 24 August 2018, 23:54
Replies: 58
Views: 9,509
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Well I have to say with all of the recent...

Well I have to say with all of the recent developments in the Amiga world, this is probably one of the coolest if not the coolest. I could see myself buying a board to populate as availability of...
Forum: News 14 August 2018, 23:58
Replies: 50
Views: 7,189
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Well I'll be damned! That IS cool! Does it have...

Well I'll be damned! That IS cool! Does it have it's own RAM? If not what's the speed like? Can it still use the USB and network function?
Forum: News 14 August 2018, 04:18
Replies: 50
Views: 7,189
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Yeah Sonnet PCI cards are several hundred dollars...

Yeah Sonnet PCI cards are several hundred dollars on eBay, I think you can drop the "cheap" out of your title :D
Forum: Amiga scene 13 March 2018, 07:53
Replies: 18
Views: 2,159
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Legend of Valour is a game that inspired the...

Legend of Valour is a game that inspired the whole "The Elder Scrolls" franchise. I loved LoV. Rest in peace.
Forum: Amiga scene 03 October 2017, 05:11
Replies: 5
Views: 810
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Tom Petty passed away today

Troubadour, band-leader, gifted musician who worked with an endless catalog of other gifted musicians for decades. We've lost a great talent.

Of note to Amiga users, the video for "Jammin' Me".
...
Forum: Amiga scene 04 August 2017, 00:02
Replies: 332
Views: 54,452
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Note: I still think this thing is very very cool....

Note: I still think this thing is very very cool. Just wish there were 3000/4000 versions too.
Forum: Amiga scene 04 August 2017, 00:01
Replies: 332
Views: 54,452
Posted By b0lt-thrower
3000/4000 series owners get shafted. Sigh.

3000/4000 series owners get shafted. Sigh.
Forum: Amiga scene 12 July 2017, 03:19
Replies: 238
Views: 16,608
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Ahh, OK, see I thought it was a case of the first...

Ahh, OK, see I thought it was a case of the first video being the earliest release of the SoftFPU and the second being a newer revision. My bad.
Forum: Amiga scene 11 July 2017, 23:08
Replies: 238
Views: 16,608
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Jaw. On. Floor. Wow, they've really got...

Jaw. On. Floor.

Wow, they've really got it tightened up.

Time for some Quake demos! :D
Forum: Amiga scene 11 July 2017, 22:32
Replies: 238
Views: 16,608
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Great news about the advances on FPU development!...

Great news about the advances on FPU development! I wonder what it's speed is like vs. the raw 68k speed of the Vampire CPU core itself.
Forum: Hardware pics 29 June 2017, 00:36
Replies: 7
Views: 2,758
Posted By b0lt-thrower
You know, it amazes me how just a little extra...

You know, it amazes me how just a little extra RAM in an Amiga 1200 can speed the thing up. When I first got mine and saw how...pokey...it was compared to my A500 with AdSpeed and 3mb RAM I was very...
Forum: Amiga scene 27 June 2017, 21:52
Replies: 238
Views: 16,608
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Hey, you could show off raytracers, 3d rendering...

Hey, you could show off raytracers, 3d rendering software, quake and quake twOH...no...no, I don't guess you could do any of that could you.
Forum: Amiga scene 27 June 2017, 21:41
Replies: 238
Views: 16,608
Posted By b0lt-thrower
"Take THAT, twenty-five years ago!"

"Take THAT, twenty-five years ago!"
Forum: support.Hardware 01 June 2017, 20:27
Replies: 2
Views: 399
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Notional question: USB webcam on Amiga?

Just curious if there's a baseline driver available for USB camera input on the Amiga. I mean, like a logitech webcam, not still camera.
Forum: support.Hardware 01 June 2017, 20:23
Replies: 26
Views: 910
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Oh and on the issue of an A1200...with the caveat...

Oh and on the issue of an A1200...with the caveat that I had an A1200...I liked the A1200...I wouldn't go with a tower solution. Too many failure points, plus timing issues on various board...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 June 2017, 20:21
Replies: 26
Views: 910
Posted By b0lt-thrower
A4000 + Mediator 4000Di, + lots of cards and a...

A4000 + Mediator 4000Di, + lots of cards and a nice fat accelerator (maybe even a blizzard upgraded to 300 or 350mhz if you can swing it).

If you go with a USB solution regardless of Mediator +...
Forum: Hardware mods 17 May 2017, 00:02
Replies: 4,059
Views: 421,043
Posted By b0lt-thrower
Is it just an edge connector replacement that...

Is it just an edge connector replacement that uses the easier-to-find PCI form factor or is it an actual PCI slot? I'm guessing it's the former.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 03 May 2017, 17:06
Replies: 14
Views: 3,084
Posted By b0lt-thrower
WinUAE

WinUAE
Forum: Amiga scene 24 April 2017, 17:57
Replies: 970
Views: 57,136
Posted By b0lt-thrower
I definitely HAD to use my 1200 (and before that...

I definitely HAD to use my 1200 (and before that my 500) as productivity machines: an A2000 was two grand in 1980, and an A3000 (and later 4000) were insanely expensive. The 4000 and 4000t were (in...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 April 2017, 06:40
Replies: 970
Views: 57,136
Posted By b0lt-thrower
I was; I wanted an inexpensive productivity...

I was; I wanted an inexpensive productivity machine, not a games machine, and to see the games I did play actually run slower on the stock A1200 I bought versus the expanded A500 I'd sold to finance...
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