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Forum: support.Demos 18 October 2017, 07:47
Replies: 13
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Posted By Foebane
I have this demo, it runs fine on a plain A500....

I have this demo, it runs fine on a plain A500. Why would you need an A4000 to run it?
Forum: support.Games 17 October 2017, 12:32
Replies: 6
Views: 214
Posted By Foebane
Your name sounds familiar. Are you a scener? I'm...

Your name sounds familiar. Are you a scener? I'm sure I've seen your name in many Amiga demo prods.
Forum: support.Games 17 October 2017, 08:40
Replies: 6
Views: 214
Posted By Foebane
It does. But I read in a review of Falcon that...

It does. But I read in a review of Falcon that the game has variable difficulty, and you can indeed fly into the ground and survive. It seems it's part of the game's design, to ease you in and then...
Forum: support.Games 16 October 2017, 21:34
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
I've already got a plan: I noticed that in...

I've already got a plan: I noticed that in AssignStartup, the first two paths are identical except for the words "Demos" and "Games", so I will simply modify the games path with my own, no "Add" or...
Forum: support.Games 16 October 2017, 21:21
Replies: 6
Views: 214
Posted By Foebane
Falcon by Spectrum Holobyte - WHDLoad bug?

I run this game from WHDLoad and go on an initial mission like Milk Run, I take off, reach a great height and then plough into the ground and I don't die. Is the game stuck on a cheat mode or...
Forum: support.Games 16 October 2017, 11:49
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
Thank you for your effort to make a video to show...

Thank you for your effort to make a video to show me, but I did things slightly differently: I used GamesMenu v1.20, not the AmigaGuide Games Launcher. My games are not in alphabetical folders, and I...
Forum: support.Games 16 October 2017, 08:09
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
OK, I've tried it again (see attached screenshot)...

OK, I've tried it again (see attached screenshot) but for some reason, it does not work as "Add". I make this change, cold reset, then run the AddGames script, and it doesn't find anything. Any...
Forum: support.Games 16 October 2017, 01:44
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
I wish to iterate that the path I'm using is not...

I wish to iterate that the path I'm using is not just DH1: as I mentioned before, it is:

DH1:Games B A1200 HDD

This is the path I tried with Add and it did not work, even with quotes because of...
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 23:37
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
I tried the above modifications to the script...

I tried the above modifications to the script (Add), but it didn't work.

If it never works, how can I comment out the original Assign line and add my own? Is it the semicolon? I would like to...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 October 2017, 19:51
Replies: 8
Views: 138
Posted By Foebane
What I meant is that in the first screenshot, it...

What I meant is that in the first screenshot, it looks like it's only half the vertical resolution, and it could be that the cars have more of a checkerboard pattern than just vertical lines. But I...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 October 2017, 18:34
Replies: 8
Views: 138
Posted By Foebane
I think there's something wrong with your...

I think there's something wrong with your interlace settings, but that's all.
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 18:10
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
Yes, but it found almost 100 games in less than...

Yes, but it found almost 100 games in less than 20 seconds on basically a stock A1200 config, which isn't too bad.

I have to point out that my DH1: path actually has a folder with spaces in the...
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 17:26
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
That did it, thank you! It certainly makes it...

That did it, thank you! It certainly makes it easier to launch games this way, rather than having to go around it the long way, finding the game I want amongst all the Retroplay file names, clicking...
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 15:11
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
How do I get hold of that?

How do I get hold of that?
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 13:13
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
Oh damn, the dreaded IGame. I say so because it...

Oh damn, the dreaded IGame. I say so because it has so many system requirements, and yet I just want a basic frontend, I don't care about guigfx.library and all of that stuff, I don't need it. Isn't...
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 11:49
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
Yes, that looks like it. Is it any good?

Yes, that looks like it. Is it any good?
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 11:07
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
Classic WB LITE. What do you mean, GUI?...

Classic WB LITE.

What do you mean, GUI? Workbench, I suppose.

GamesMenu seems to be the name of the launcher.
Forum: support.Games 15 October 2017, 07:29
Replies: 26
Views: 473
Posted By Foebane
Adding Games to ClassicWB

I've been using ClassicWB for a long while now, and I've noticed that this install of WB makes it possible to add WHDLoad games and demos for ease of use, but it only seems to scan one particular...
Forum: support.Games 14 October 2017, 10:02
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
Oh, what the hell, just ordered the Buffalo...

Oh, what the hell, just ordered the Buffalo again, cos I liked it so much before.

In any case, old Amiga joysticks are NOT an option for me, as I just remembered that their reliable microswitches...
Forum: support.Games 14 October 2017, 09:33
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
Maybe I did, Damien. I can't remember. :)

Maybe I did, Damien. I can't remember. :)
Forum: support.Games 14 October 2017, 09:11
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
I'm just wondering how I'm supposed to play a...

I'm just wondering how I'm supposed to play a game like Psygnosis' Walker, which requires both mouse and joypad/keyboard, at the same time? Or is there an easier way to play it?
Forum: support.Games 13 October 2017, 19:14
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
Does no-one know?

Does no-one know?
Forum: support.Games 11 October 2017, 21:07
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
I've just re-downloaded the WHDLoad games, again,...

I've just re-downloaded the WHDLoad games, again, and this time I've decided not to alter the names or anything, except maybe remove the underscores from the original .lha filenames, as I find they...
Forum: support.Games 11 October 2017, 17:15
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
AMBER (RISK-style game) E-MOTION LITTLE BEAU...

AMBER (RISK-style game)
E-MOTION
LITTLE BEAU (AKA Kid Gloves 2)
MOONSHINE RACERS Rolling Demo
VAXINE

All except E-Motion and Vaxine exist just for the music, which I like.
Forum: support.Games 11 October 2017, 16:02
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
I actually have only five ADFs for games (not...

I actually have only five ADFs for games (not counting the 69 WHDLs) and they are not exactly mainstream, so GBA doesn't have most of them. TOSEC does, but my Firefox cries out for mercy every time I...
Forum: support.Games 11 October 2017, 15:06
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
As it is, I've had another think about the games...

As it is, I've had another think about the games situation across all of my retro platforms, and have decided a total re-download is needed.

For most disk images, I download from TOSEC, as it has...
Forum: support.Games 11 October 2017, 15:00
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
Hyperbole on my part, Stingray, never mind. At...

Hyperbole on my part, Stingray, never mind. At best, "modified". I can understand why someone with real Amiga hardware would appreciate the modification, but I was just thinking about how, with...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 21:40
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
1. Do they still sell retro joysticks with Atari...

1. Do they still sell retro joysticks with Atari connectors? (as used on the Amiga)
2. If so, is there such a thing as a USB adapter for them?

Just out of curiosity, mind.
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 21:39
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
As for the configurations, I also apologise for...

As for the configurations, I also apologise for "bashing you over the head with my six configs" and seeming all smug about the little work I have to do about them. We have different way of organising...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 21:34
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
DamienD, I DO apologise for not clarifying...

DamienD, I DO apologise for not clarifying everything at all in my OP, and I did post that in a rush and then later edit it, but not add enough information. If I had, it would've saved a lot of...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 19:56
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
I only have 69 games from WHDLoad on my system,...

I only have 69 games from WHDLoad on my system, mainly for nostalgic purposes (they're the games I played on my real A500/A1200 back in the 1990s, plus a few ones I never had at the time that I find...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 18:42
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
I was never any good at SB2, even with a joystick...

I was never any good at SB2, even with a joystick back in the day. And I don't play "soccer".
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 17:52
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
Sorry for the run-around, Akira and others, but...

Sorry for the run-around, Akira and others, but yes, I am in two minds as to whether or not to go ahead and do a full re-download. It's also an "impending job", which I know the hardest part will be...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 16:20
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
Before you contribute too much to this thread, I...

Before you contribute too much to this thread, I am considering leaving things as they are, because I think the keyboard/mouse is actually the best controller out there. I only hinted at the...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 16:18
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
Not possible. I said earlier in this thread how I...

Not possible. I said earlier in this thread how I deal with the files once I get them, and I think this Update tool would not work then.
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 14:42
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
Are newer WHDL versions of games BETTER, though?...

Are newer WHDL versions of games BETTER, though? My old version of Robocod worked fine, but in the latest version available I was dismayed to see horrible artefacts in the "Game Over" message that...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 09:33
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
1. There shouldn't be bugs in them to begin with...

1. There shouldn't be bugs in them to begin with if the WHDLoad files are being used from the source floppies.
2. New features? Like all of that cheating training crap? No thanks.
3. Better...
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2017, 00:54
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By Foebane
1. What is so bad about out-of-date slaves? 2....

1. What is so bad about out-of-date slaves?
2. I already went through my games and downloaded the latest versions (about 1/3rd of all the WHDLoad games I had) - I figure that I might have to...
Forum: support.Games 09 October 2017, 15:31
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By Foebane
I tried enough of ADF files titled like that over...

I tried enough of ADF files titled like that over the years to sink several ships, so no, thanks.

WHDLoad is better for me for games only, not demos, but I forgot how long loading times could be...
Forum: support.Games 09 October 2017, 14:44
Replies: 29
Views: 639
Posted By Foebane
What's a good USB game pad for WinUAE?

I'm trying to find a good game/joy pad for Amiga games, because trying to play certain Amiga games with the keys taken over for game controls is awkward, so I'd rather free the keyboard for that...
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