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Forum: EAB's competition Today, 00:02
Replies: 36
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Posted By lifeschool
14M by level 61? I was on less than 5M by that...

14M by level 61? I was on less than 5M by that point. Did you get the 10M bonus, or perhaps loop the ranks x10 times? Did you milk the hurry up ships for ranks?

I suppose I should have made it a...
Forum: EAB's competition 13 December 2019, 20:49
Replies: 36
Views: 722
Posted By lifeschool
I never managed to destroy a single Laser ship in...

I never managed to destroy a single Laser ship in a game from 1995-present, until last night. The ship has to stop on the screen, and as it stops, this gives a bigger chance of destruction. If its...
Forum: EAB's competition 13 December 2019, 18:38
Replies: 36
Views: 722
Posted By lifeschool
Try again. Every dog has his day, and with this...

Try again. Every dog has his day, and with this game I feel like Wolfadawn playing Llamatron. I guess you can say Im good with this one. ;)

John, can you post your highscore tables in your...
Forum: support.Games 13 December 2019, 00:47
Replies: 56
Views: 980
Posted By lifeschool
Most of the disks you mention are 1 disk games,...

Most of the disks you mention are 1 disk games, so Im wondering if some games just need a bit more memory?

Try this. Hold down both mouse buttons at power on/reboot, and select Boot with No...
Forum: support.Games 10 December 2019, 19:53
Replies: 56
Views: 980
Posted By lifeschool
It might help if you can give an example of 5...

It might help if you can give an example of 5 games which work for you 100% (or after restart), and 5 games which dont work. ;)

When you say "give an exception", are there any numbers here to help...
Forum: support.Games 07 December 2019, 21:20
Replies: 56
Views: 980
Posted By lifeschool
somacast, it look like the file system we...

somacast, it look like the file system we installed on your hard drive has a problem with what they call Direct SCSI. That means, the file system tries to rush in unbuffered signals from the hard...
Forum: support.Games 06 December 2019, 20:40
Replies: 56
Views: 980
Posted By lifeschool
Hi somacast, glad I found your thread on EAB. ...

Hi somacast, glad I found your thread on EAB.


To all readers, somacast is a 99% noob when it comes to Amiga, so you have to explain everything to him step by step. He didnt know what a CLI was...
Forum: EAB's competition 21 November 2019, 19:47
Replies: 34
Views: 1,412
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks Malko et al, for the detective work with...

Thanks Malko et al, for the detective work with the red gems. We are playing the lastest version of the game, which may be different from the original release? Unfortunately the clown heads are...
Forum: EAB's competition 09 November 2019, 18:47
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By lifeschool
Lets have some more votes for the Knockout. There...

Lets have some more votes for the Knockout. There is one more week to add your choices. Anyone could win, and everyone can take part.
Forum: EAB's competition 07 November 2019, 19:38
Replies: 34
Views: 1,412
Posted By lifeschool
Yes it can be funny to be constantly looking at...

Yes it can be funny to be constantly looking at the sky in the levels, wondering if there are hidden platforms. :)

Having tested this game, its going to be interesting who can get the top score....
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 07 November 2019, 18:18
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
You can see my setup here: This is me narrating...

You can see my setup here: This is me narrating my Quantum Leap movie, from several years ago. In this video, I had a GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 inside this A500+ case, with a GFX card extension cable...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 06 November 2019, 18:20
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks. As I say I have an A1200 keyboard. I dont...

Thanks. As I say I have an A1200 keyboard. I dont have a windows key or a menu key. I tried LAmiga + Ins + Home on the keypad but it didnt work. The only way it would work is if I switch off my...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 05 November 2019, 21:52
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks for the feedback. I tried it out with...

Thanks for the feedback.

I tried it out with

TransADF DRIVE RAD: FILE RAM:st.adf WRITE - and used the soft reset.

Saint Dragon appeared to boot but failed to load. I tried Celtic Heart and...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 05 November 2019, 21:08
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
Im using an A1200 keyrah combo, but I assigned my...

Im using an A1200 keyrah combo, but I assigned my Right Amiga Key in Windows to perform some shortcuts. So I never got to use the usual Soft reset mode. If its still CTRL+LAmiga+RAmiga?

It doesnt...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 05 November 2019, 18:53
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
Ah, ha! You hit something there. When I use a...

Ah, ha! You hit something there. When I use a software reset command to reset the machine, it hard resets the emulator and Rad is lost. When I use the emulator Reset Button, it hard resets the...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 04 November 2019, 21:26
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks for your time and consideration. I guess...

Thanks for your time and consideration. I guess its up to the Term/software to provide dial-up noises, and certainly if dialing into a real BBS it might still work? Or maybe you'd still need to...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 04 November 2019, 04:18
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By lifeschool
UAE Features?

Hi Toni


1. I made a RAD disk the other day but when I reset the emulator with a software reset command, the RAD disappeared. Is this meant to happen or is there a way to preserve it? Do TSRs...
Forum: EAB's competition 28 October 2019, 18:36
Replies: 22
Views: 1,118
Posted By lifeschool
Of course, if John4p wins one round, we will play...

Of course, if John4p wins one round, we will play Fantastic Dizzy, as this would have 22 points. Rexsu didnt vote, so this wont affect the outcome.
Forum: EAB's competition 27 October 2019, 01:36
Replies: 67
Views: 2,352
Posted By lifeschool
Impressive play John. When the Scruff Lees appear...

Impressive play John. When the Scruff Lees appear and the dance music starts pumping, its easy to lose it and panic. That was a tough battle and fun to watch. Seems like you got the hang of the...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 October 2019, 17:30
Replies: 67
Views: 2,352
Posted By lifeschool
Shatterhand - yes if the big scores only come...

Shatterhand - yes if the big scores only come from the fruit machine, the round is slight broken. It is possible to time the rolling tumblers, especially on a slow stock A1200, and this means people...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 September 2019, 00:05
Replies: 107
Views: 4,446
Posted By lifeschool
I've been unable to find any differences in the...

I've been unable to find any differences in the games from my research, but that doesnt meant there aren't any. If Graham were here he would say "Pro Tennis 2 was voted in, and thats the one we will...
Forum: EAB's competition 20 September 2019, 17:23
Replies: 213
Views: 7,490
Posted By lifeschool
Billy was not banned for using Emulators, he was...

Billy was not banned for using Emulators, he was banned for using savestates. We dont allow savestates in the compo, or for that matter, Action Replay saves or passwords etc. He recorded his plays on...
Forum: EAB's competition 19 September 2019, 18:04
Replies: 213
Views: 7,490
Posted By lifeschool
Are there any more people who want to join in...

Are there any more people who want to join in with us this round?

Its been very quiet from the Rexsu camp recently. Just to remind any late contenders: "Please try not to hold on to scores until...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 September 2019, 20:48
Replies: 213
Views: 7,490
Posted By lifeschool
I thought it might be great to have a section for...

I thought it might be great to have a section for posting Worthy solutions on their web site, so people can upload variants for each of the levels. That way the makers of the game can host their own...
Forum: EAB's competition 11 September 2019, 00:51
Replies: 213
Views: 7,490
Posted By lifeschool
Tsak: Thats very close to the route I used to...

Tsak: Thats very close to the route I used to beat level 18, only I used to go around the second blue blob and then the third blob. I see now there is no point going around the second blue blob and...
Forum: EAB's competition 02 September 2019, 02:18
Replies: 213
Views: 7,490
Posted By lifeschool
Some traps kill enemies and some dont. This is...

Some traps kill enemies and some dont. This is explained in the manual, which is included with the HDD version and I presume also the ADF.
Forum: EAB's competition 26 August 2019, 18:08
Replies: 21
Views: 1,500
Posted By lifeschool
The game looks and feels bigger than it is, and...

The game looks and feels bigger than it is, and is quite easy if you know the route. But constantly re-trying when you get stuck means players have to rely on saves or it becomes no fun. It can take...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 August 2019, 01:00
Replies: 34
Views: 1,859
Posted By lifeschool
alpine9000 - Thanks, thats very great. :) We've...

alpine9000 - Thanks, thats very great. :) We've had a few game makers join us in the compo, either with chat or even gameplay in some cases, so I hope you'll stay around and chat on the forums as we...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 August 2019, 20:49
Replies: 21
Views: 1,487
Posted By lifeschool
Just to note, players arent allowed to use the...

Just to note, players arent allowed to use the cheat to squeeze through the doors to skip the bosses. Not only is this cheating, but is also worth less score.

I put the WHD V1.5 on a HD ADF for...
Forum: EAB's competition 15 August 2019, 16:08
Replies: 34
Views: 1,859
Posted By lifeschool
It was very kind of the team behind Worthy to...

It was very kind of the team behind Worthy to offer the game for the compo. At first we thought it would be ok to restrict entry and copies to those who have already played in the compo this year,...
Forum: EAB's competition 11 August 2019, 20:16
Replies: 21
Views: 1,487
Posted By lifeschool
Exactly. Never underestimate the Power of the...

Exactly. Never underestimate the Power of the Compo! We've crushed games to dust before today, and what I said was "The guy in the video claims the second boss is unbeatable, so we might have a lot...
Forum: EAB's competition 11 August 2019, 18:36
Replies: 21
Views: 1,500
Posted By lifeschool
It was a difficult choice how to score this game...

It was a difficult choice how to score this game but we decided to go with the Landmarks idea again. This time, you can save here using the in-game save.
Forum: EAB's competition 04 August 2019, 19:35
Replies: 46
Views: 2,736
Posted By lifeschool
Whaup sounds close to One Up or 1UP to me. Never...

Whaup sounds close to One Up or 1UP to me. Never thought you can collect 1ups in a golf game.
Forum: EAB's competition 05 July 2019, 18:13
Replies: 30
Views: 1,856
Posted By lifeschool
Biscuit voted for Amy Putt Classics and...

Biscuit voted for Amy Putt Classics and Hole-in-one, and in those games (like Zany Golf) you must pull the power and angle back from the ball itself rather than swing a club with hook and slice. But...
Forum: EAB's competition 25 June 2019, 16:37
Replies: 70
Views: 3,749
Posted By lifeschool
Good to see players doing their own...

Good to see players doing their own investigation. I'd guess more than 3 crashes on the final track and its going to be game over. If you lose a second, that second is not carried forward to the next...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 June 2019, 18:38
Replies: 70
Views: 3,749
Posted By lifeschool
EAB has many expert Lotus drivers, and hats off...

EAB has many expert Lotus drivers, and hats off to them for finishing the game. This bonus round is definitely a Lotus Challenge.
Forum: EAB's competition 18 June 2019, 16:43
Replies: 70
Views: 3,749
Posted By lifeschool
Malko, yes. In post #3 you can see we changed the...

Malko, yes. In post #3 you can see we changed the original values to the new ones, and post #4 you quoted is just saying what post #3 said already. All posts are correct. If you had the old set of...
Forum: EAB's competition 10 June 2019, 16:33
Replies: 70
Views: 3,749
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks for the revised track difficulties John....

Thanks for the revised track difficulties John. :) Back in the day, programmers made their games extra hard because they thought just because they were experts, they thought the games were too easy. ...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 June 2019, 16:34
Replies: 2,424
Views: 362,315
Posted By lifeschool
This has probably been asked before, but is it...

This has probably been asked before, but is it possible to swap the Chip Ram chips inside the Amiga, or the ram chips in a trapdoor, and get more ram. For example, can I install a 2MB agnus into an...
Forum: EAB's competition 29 May 2019, 01:51
Replies: 44
Views: 3,133
Posted By lifeschool
:great The game isnt so tough, but needs a...

:great

The game isnt so tough, but needs a good deal of forward planning to minimise items being swapped around so much. I think the puzzles are easy enough to solve on your own, and without so...
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