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Forum: News Today, 00:46
Replies: 24
Views: 1,445
Posted By gimbal
Blood actually is the best of them all, the ones...

Blood actually is the best of them all, the ones I listed are the absolute worst because they were made by Capstone - pretty much the PC clone of Tiertex ;)
Forum: News 13 April 2021, 21:12
Replies: 24
Views: 1,445
Posted By gimbal
You don't even mention the very best of them all:...

You don't even mention the very best of them all: Witchaven and Tekwar!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 April 2021, 17:00
Replies: 11
Views: 238
Posted By gimbal
At 120gb becoming a new normal and quite some...

At 120gb becoming a new normal and quite some games going well beyond it.

Where is it going in the next 10-15 years? My guess is full streaming.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 April 2021, 16:11
Replies: 11
Views: 238
Posted By gimbal
I did see a news article about PS3 games not...

I did see a news article about PS3 games not receiving patches anymore even now before the server is shutdown. I wonder if that is because they're isolating patches to a different server so they can...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 April 2021, 00:27
Replies: 176
Views: 32,333
Posted By gimbal
Man, that story makes me pucker.

Man, that story makes me pucker.
Forum: News 12 April 2021, 22:36
Replies: 24
Views: 1,445
Posted By gimbal
God I love this game. You stand still, you will...

God I love this game. You stand still, you will die. Keep moving like a ninja. And shoot nukes like a ninja. There's a nuke in a secret in the very first room you start in, now that's my kind of game.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 April 2021, 17:46
Replies: 4,545
Views: 930,248
Posted By gimbal
So eh yeah. That was only the first half of the...

So eh yeah. That was only the first half of the game. The rest is... pretty shit actually. Eventually the open world is gone and you get put on rails where the game pelts one boring fight after...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 April 2021, 15:57
Replies: 78
Views: 10,360
Posted By gimbal
I kind of liked the "small" screen of Dreamweb,...

I kind of liked the "small" screen of Dreamweb, the attention to detail is quite high because of it and it gives you hyperfocus as a player. There is only the room you're in and nothing else, no...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 April 2021, 12:20
Replies: 41
Views: 5,286
Posted By gimbal
Quartex would be a pretty dope name for a cat...

Quartex would be a pretty dope name for a cat though. "Top Banana" on the other hand... well errr... Maybe for a hamster or something...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 April 2021, 00:31
Replies: 888
Views: 137,768
Posted By gimbal
I'm up to 15. Your move, Havie & Nobby.

I'm up to 15. Your move, Havie & Nobby.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 April 2021, 11:28
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By gimbal
That's false advertising, it isn't the same...

That's false advertising, it isn't the same experiment.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polybius_(2017_video_game)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 April 2021, 10:48
Replies: 63
Views: 2,704
Posted By gimbal
Yeah and good luck doing the spells without a...

Yeah and good luck doing the spells without a manual or a guide :) Still I liked it because the game is really unique in that sense. I like that experimental phase of game development where they just...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 April 2021, 10:09
Replies: 888
Views: 137,768
Posted By gimbal
Only 10 off the bat, this is going to be a long...

Only 10 off the bat, this is going to be a long one again :) I don't know #19 but it looks like my type of game. Small sprite platformer.

Also #21... is that a guy holding a keyboard-gun? What the...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 April 2021, 18:15
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By gimbal
Yeah those white manuals with rings on the left...

Yeah those white manuals with rings on the left of them. They had that classic book smell to them, if only they could bottle that.

I remember digging up an old Amiga 1000 manual in the school...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 April 2021, 16:05
Replies: 95
Views: 13,556
Posted By gimbal
Like most platformers on the Amiga really :/ I'm...

Like most platformers on the Amiga really :/ I'm still mad about the Wonderboy one.
Forum: Amiga scene 08 April 2021, 12:05
Replies: 50
Views: 5,256
Posted By gimbal
If you linked to a specific time in that video,...

If you linked to a specific time in that video, that unfortunately does not work on EAB.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 April 2021, 10:46
Replies: 18
Views: 1,113
Posted By gimbal
Congrats and injecting as much negativity into...

Congrats and injecting as much negativity into that as possible. I take the opposite stance, its quite impressive how they managed to make it that portable.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 April 2021, 19:42
Replies: 18
Views: 1,113
Posted By gimbal
I was always wondering what a Sierra adventure...

I was always wondering what a Sierra adventure game looked like under the hood. It's practically C code.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 April 2021, 13:47
Replies: 194
Views: 16,389
Posted By gimbal
Different videos though, still worth sharing.

Different videos though, still worth sharing.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 April 2021, 13:37
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By gimbal
... no, because Turrican isn't crap :/ Please...

... no, because Turrican isn't crap :/ Please refrain from saying "my dude" if you're going to associate it with such statements. I don't want to be involved.

I guess my point wasn't clear. People...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 April 2021, 17:17
Replies: 50
Views: 5,256
Posted By gimbal
So you created them yourself. My hat off to you.

So you created them yourself. My hat off to you.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2021, 17:13
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By gimbal
When the main gameplay loop is sprites glitching...

When the main gameplay loop is sprites glitching all over the playing field.
Forum: Amiga scene 06 April 2021, 15:13
Replies: 50
Views: 5,256
Posted By gimbal
Enjoyed it as per usual. Shorter videos might not...

Enjoyed it as per usual. Shorter videos might not be a bad thing, statistics show that shorter videos keep people's attention to the end of it so Youtube ranks videos like that higher. Not that I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2021, 15:08
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By gimbal
It'd be awesome to have a scanlines filter, but...

It'd be awesome to have a scanlines filter, but ultimately widescreen support and the changed hud are already nice features that make it optimal for playing on a modern TV. Which ultimately is what...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2021, 14:38
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By gimbal
I mean if you want to play it on your Switch...

I mean if you want to play it on your Switch sure. It has some nice display enhancements that can make it preferable over playing it in a PC emulator or on the real thing (blasphemous, I know).
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 April 2021, 12:34
Replies: 63
Views: 2,704
Posted By gimbal
Yes but a bit of nuance: Fate advertises to play...

Yes but a bit of nuance: Fate advertises to play through it multiple times since it has multiple paths which are indeed different from each other (except for the start). Since I also count the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 April 2021, 10:04
Replies: 63
Views: 2,704
Posted By gimbal
And in the sequel they went wild :) Half the game...

And in the sequel they went wild :) Half the game is a damned maze-like design. I used to think Fate was really good for its very indy-esque story and voice acting (in the talky PC version), but upon...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2021, 09:57
Replies: 888
Views: 137,768
Posted By gimbal
better than expected. I'm kicking myself over not...

better than expected. I'm kicking myself over not knowing M.D.K.... I couldn't find any screenshot to prove it so I took a wild stab at #13 being Dark Seed 2... so close!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 05 April 2021, 17:47
Replies: 63
Views: 2,704
Posted By gimbal
Police Quest 2 if you forget to adjust your gun...

Police Quest 2 if you forget to adjust your gun sights before getting on the plane... I didn't use multiple saves the first time so I was screwed...

So I replayed again only to realize I was...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 April 2021, 16:00
Replies: 40
Views: 3,073
Posted By gimbal
I wish I had any skill coding for the Amiga :(...

I wish I had any skill coding for the Amiga :( I'm just a lowly PC pleb when it comes to programming.

Looks like I need to play the arcade version, it looks like it has a little more action to it.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 April 2021, 16:46
Replies: 14
Views: 964
Posted By gimbal
I was kind of surprised that it existed actually....

I was kind of surprised that it existed actually. I watched a youtube video on it not to long ago.

What I like:

Graphically it is okay, they added some lighting effects. I can imagine it is far...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 March 2021, 11:15
Replies: 41
Views: 5,286
Posted By gimbal
Well technically she is not wrong, given that...

Well technically she is not wrong, given that Norse mythology is the inspiration for Heimdall the (Amiga) game :)
Forum: Amiga scene 30 March 2021, 10:21
Replies: 40
Views: 3,073
Posted By gimbal
Ha cool :) I don't know what it is about this...

Ha cool :) I don't know what it is about this game but it is an incredible amount of fun.

Let's keep the trend going! Road Fighter, Zanac, Eggerland! :)

I did a rough port to the PC myself a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 March 2021, 00:17
Replies: 4,545
Views: 930,248
Posted By gimbal
Final Fantasy 15. It's... pretty good! Love the...

Final Fantasy 15. It's... pretty good! Love the world design. Also I'm quite fond of the rather original combat system, finally something different. The Witcher 3 with a dash of Chrono Trigger.
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 March 2021, 12:40
Replies: 25
Views: 1,293
Posted By gimbal
hm, must have been after the time period where I...

hm, must have been after the time period where I was watching Telekids :( I would have surely remembered that. I don't remember the commercial either to be honest.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 March 2021, 12:35
Replies: 27
Views: 1,580
Posted By gimbal
John Carmack was already the John Carmack of the...

John Carmack was already the John Carmack of the ST era, its not like the dude was not born yet or not programming back then. Show some respect for the living.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 March 2021, 10:20
Replies: 888
Views: 137,768
Posted By gimbal
I got only 20 out of 25 and I'm expecting 2-4 of...

I got only 20 out of 25 and I'm expecting 2-4 of them to be wrong... Disappointing.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 March 2021, 15:40
Replies: 25
Views: 1,293
Posted By gimbal
Heck yes Puzznic, another favorite of mine :)...

Heck yes Puzznic, another favorite of mine :) Quite stress-inducing indeed. I kind of liked it though, it gave a coolness factor to the game and you're not listening to the same music all the time.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 March 2021, 15:09
Replies: 25
Views: 1,293
Posted By gimbal
Oh you made Clockwiser? Now that's a game I...

Oh you made Clockwiser?

Now that's a game I loved. Not exactly action packed but the Amiga had a shortage of games you could just sit down with and relax.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 March 2021, 14:34
Replies: 194
Views: 8,935
Posted By gimbal
Given how nowadays devices are nigh on impossible...

Given how nowadays devices are nigh on impossible to repair... that is actually a respectable thing to do!

Doesn't change the fact that when I see game conversion comparison videos the ST version...
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