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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 11:53
Replies: 16
Views: 2,462
Posted By Hewitson
All Amiga ports of Sierra adventure games suck. I...

All Amiga ports of Sierra adventure games suck. I very much disagree that the Paula sounds better (or even anywhere NEAR as good) as the MT-32 for these games. The Roland hardware is what the music...
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 21:32
Replies: 59
Views: 2,552
Posted By Hewitson
Wow. What an attitude. All you had to do was fix...

Wow. What an attitude. All you had to do was fix the error you made on your website, instead you've become annoyed at people for pointing it out.
Forum: project.EAB Yesterday, 06:23
Replies: 19
Views: 1,373
Posted By Hewitson
It's as simple as that. Whether you're a bank or...

It's as simple as that. Whether you're a bank or an Amiga forum, it should be encrypted.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories Yesterday, 00:50
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By Hewitson
I doubt that very much. It doesn't even have any...

I doubt that very much. It doesn't even have any dust on it.
Forum: OT - Technical 12 October 2019, 22:05
Replies: 5
Views: 181
Posted By Hewitson
You don't HAVE to buy a CRT, but if you're...

You don't HAVE to buy a CRT, but if you're wanting to play games and watch demos, you'll certainly have a much better experience with one.
Forum: support.Hardware 12 October 2019, 02:12
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By Hewitson
Nice compact and simple design. Best one posted...

Nice compact and simple design. Best one posted so far.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 October 2019, 16:36
Replies: 52
Views: 1,606
Posted By Hewitson
What you're describing sounds like the exact...

What you're describing sounds like the exact opposite of the Playstation Store.

No point arguing this any further. Anyone who thinks the Amiga can come close to comparing to a console as a gaming...
Forum: OT - Technical 11 October 2019, 11:20
Replies: 5
Views: 181
Posted By Hewitson
I wouldn't even consider it. 15khz modes look...

I wouldn't even consider it. 15khz modes look terrible on anything but a CRT.
Forum: support.Games 10 October 2019, 21:46
Replies: 37
Views: 1,029
Posted By Hewitson
:laughing

:laughing
Forum: support.Other 10 October 2019, 12:47
Replies: 6
Views: 166
Posted By Hewitson
Why are you not using the Installer on the...

Why are you not using the Installer on the Install disk?

WB 3.1 generally works fine on KS 3.0.
Forum: support.Hardware 10 October 2019, 12:43
Replies: 9
Views: 922
Posted By Hewitson
How come so many people lose the screws?

How come so many people lose the screws?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 October 2019, 10:07
Replies: 52
Views: 1,606
Posted By Hewitson
No way. Almost every game on the Amiga sucked....

No way. Almost every game on the Amiga sucked. Most games on the PS4 are pretty damn good.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 October 2019, 13:08
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By Hewitson
I'd also like to welcome submissions from other...

I'd also like to welcome submissions from other platforms, this isn't an Amiga specific thread.
Forum: support.FS-UAE 09 October 2019, 13:06
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By Hewitson
Incorrect SCSI device tooltype as suggested above.

Incorrect SCSI device tooltype as suggested above.
Forum: support.Games 09 October 2019, 13:01
Replies: 606
Views: 192,429
Posted By Hewitson
Fair enough. It was fairly common for cracks of 1...

Fair enough. It was fairly common for cracks of 1 disk games that had to be split onto 2 disks to request the 2nd disk in this manner.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 October 2019, 12:47
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By Hewitson
What was wrong with it? I had the VF release. ...

What was wrong with it? I had the VF release.


I believe it was a bug in the replayer, therefore it's still a programming bug.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 October 2019, 07:17
Replies: 52
Views: 1,606
Posted By Hewitson
I found the same, even with the NES and SMS. ...

I found the same, even with the NES and SMS.

Did some of the Amiga games look far better than what these machines were capable of? Absolutely. But the gameplay and quality of games doesn't even...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 09 October 2019, 07:10
Replies: 17
Sticky: Read me first
Views: 29,149
Posted By Hewitson
Replying to a post from 2007 could also be...

Replying to a post from 2007 could also be considered a failure!
Forum: support.FS-UAE 08 October 2019, 10:44
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By Hewitson
I could have sworn I'd used it on hard drives. I...

I could have sworn I'd used it on hard drives. I stand corrected.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 08 October 2019, 08:10
Replies: 31
Views: 1,691
Posted By Hewitson
There's much more impressive games on the 2600...

There's much more impressive games on the 2600 than Pitfall. Keystone Kapers and Enduro to name two.


I was simply trying to say that just because a machine has lesser capabilities, doesn't...
Forum: support.Apps 08 October 2019, 06:20
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By Hewitson
Installers are generally used for apps which need...

Installers are generally used for apps which need files copied to various locations.

Why would a game have any need for one? Surely it'd just be copying a directory from one place to another, a...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 07 October 2019, 14:42
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By Hewitson
Assuming you have selected "Bootable" in...

Assuming you have selected "Bootable" in HDToolbox, try "install dh0:".
Forum: support.Apps 07 October 2019, 13:48
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Hewitson
They're just ADF's. Look at the file size: 901120...

They're just ADF's. Look at the file size: 901120 bytes.

Unlikely to be able to run this from WB though, as demos on disk are often NDOS.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 October 2019, 13:46
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By Hewitson
I don't remember any specific smells from the...

I don't remember any specific smells from the Amiga, but nothing beats the smell of a brand new motherboard that's just been pulled out of the packaging. Absolutely nothing.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 October 2019, 13:44
Replies: 12
Views: 631
Posted By Hewitson
I'd have preferred to see the 68k series of CPU's...

I'd have preferred to see the 68k series of CPU's achieve faster speeds and more capabilities, but this had absolutely NOTHING to do with Commodore going bankrupt.

Saved by Bill Gates? More like...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 October 2019, 10:46
Replies: 38
Views: 1,398
Posted By Hewitson
Come on dude... Horizon Chase is a million times...

Come on dude... Horizon Chase is a million times more fun than Lotus.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 07 October 2019, 09:39
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By Hewitson
Not a great deal of difference between them. They...

Not a great deal of difference between them. They all use the same drives internally (Chinon, Mitsumi, etc). The "manufacturers" of these drives only made the enclosures.
Forum: Coders. Language 07 October 2019, 09:28
Replies: 11
Views: 2,878
Posted By Hewitson
Is LLVM really that much heavier than GCC?

Is LLVM really that much heavier than GCC?
Forum: support.Games 06 October 2019, 21:29
Replies: 15
Views: 646
Posted By Hewitson
Rubbish. Did you even read my post?

Rubbish. Did you even read my post?
Forum: support.Games 06 October 2019, 15:40
Replies: 15
Views: 646
Posted By Hewitson
I very much doubt it. This game came out in 1988,...

I very much doubt it. This game came out in 1988, years before KS 2.x.
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 06 October 2019, 04:58
Replies: 11
Views: 1,221
Posted By Hewitson
I did try searching for it on the FTP. No idea...

I did try searching for it on the FTP. No idea why it didn't show up. Thanks.
Forum: Amiga scene 05 October 2019, 09:54
Replies: 110
Views: 12,248
Posted By Hewitson
Unimpressive. But more enjoyable than their other...

Unimpressive. But more enjoyable than their other demos which have a terrible framerate even on an 060.
Forum: support.WinUAE 05 October 2019, 08:25
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By Hewitson
Just turn it off globally. This has to be the...

Just turn it off globally. This has to be the most useless "feature" of all time, how could anyone be stupid enough to implement this rubbish?
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 04 October 2019, 18:27
Replies: 11
Views: 1,221
Posted By Hewitson
I'm still having trouble finding this without...

I'm still having trouble finding this without having to download the whole TOSEC collection just for one intro. Can someone please zone this?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 October 2019, 18:11
Replies: 121
Views: 21,695
Posted By Hewitson
Love the huge DMD in the 64 version. Far better...

Love the huge DMD in the 64 version. Far better than the segmented display on the Amiga.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 October 2019, 18:07
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By Hewitson
I will pay that, but I have changed my post to...

I will pay that, but I have changed my post to avoid other similar videos being posted :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 October 2019, 14:20
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By Hewitson
Buggy Crack Intros

Whilst many crack intros on the Amiga were absolute masterpieces, there were some pretty poorly made ones as well.

Please list any intros with programming bugs here.

Vroom / VF^CPY - Makes a...
Forum: Coders. General 04 October 2019, 14:15
Replies: 117
Views: 29,032
Posted By Hewitson
Interesting. Thanks for the detailed explanation!

Interesting. Thanks for the detailed explanation!
Forum: Coders. General 04 October 2019, 14:04
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By Hewitson
Exactly. But as a starting point maybe check out...

Exactly. But as a starting point maybe check out startup code posted by StingRay and/or Photon. Hope this helps.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 October 2019, 13:58
Replies: 121
Views: 21,695
Posted By Hewitson
My only question is why... Yes, it's impressive,...

My only question is why... Yes, it's impressive, but anyone would rather play the Amiga version.
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