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Forum: News 19 August 2018, 07:31
Replies: 50
Views: 5,230
Posted By knightbeat
I assume you're in the UK, Marlon. Have you found...

I assume you're in the UK, Marlon. Have you found a UK retailer selling this card? I've found various international sellers on ebay, but none in the UK and a trawl of online retailers hasn't turned...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 May 2018, 19:07
Replies: 63
Views: 3,272
Posted By knightbeat
The Graffiti card, released in 1996, offers...

The Graffiti card, released in 1996, offers chunky-to-planar support.

http://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=498

I remember buying Amiga Pro 1 & 4. It had high production...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 May 2018, 17:29
Replies: 161
Views: 6,807
Posted By knightbeat
AROS in day-to-day use - can you use it as an Amiga NG system?

I've started this topic to separate out some of the AROS discussion in the Next gen Amiga (http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=91370) thread, which has moved on to other topics.

Galahad lists...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 May 2018, 16:22
Replies: 627
Views: 32,537
Posted By knightbeat
It's reasonable to recognise that the Amiga...

It's reasonable to recognise that the Amiga platform isn't perfect, however. The 68k hardware and operating system had limitations that have been carried over to PPC implementations.
Forum: News 13 May 2018, 14:42
Replies: 12
Views: 3,552
Posted By knightbeat
I suspect a Qemu for OS4.1 would require more...

I suspect a Qemu for OS4.1 would require more than just one beer as a reward!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 May 2018, 22:01
Replies: 9
Views: 1,579
Posted By knightbeat
A slightly off-topic question, but does anyone...

A slightly off-topic question, but does anyone have experience with the ESCOM/Virtual i-O i-Glasses? The Amiga press promoted the fact that Gloom Deluxe and the Nemac IV Director's Cut CD supported...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 March 2018, 01:05
Replies: 627
Views: 32,537
Posted By knightbeat
Are you thinking of the Nyx board? It may have...

Are you thinking of the Nyx board? It may have been sold as the A5000 if it had been released, but didn't progress to the point where it was given an official name. The Amigahistory link refers...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 March 2018, 20:55
Replies: 627
Views: 32,537
Posted By knightbeat
Excellent points, though it does feel strange...

Excellent points, though it does feel strange referring to the AmigaOne and Pegasos 2 as nextgen when they've been available for more than a decade. It'll get even more confusing if/when MorphOS x64...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 March 2018, 21:35
Replies: 19
Views: 1,440
Posted By knightbeat
I wish I'd tried Shapeshifter in the mid 90s. My...

I wish I'd tried Shapeshifter in the mid 90s. My A1200 was installed with an Apollo 040 and 1GB hard disk, so it would have worked well. An early article in one of the Amiga mags claimed it needed a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 May 2017, 22:34
Replies: 28
Views: 4,130
Posted By knightbeat
The emulator is MinivMac and the user interface...

The emulator is MinivMac and the user interface is Gamebase Mac, by the look of it.

Edit: Just noticed Sheepshaver used as well. That's impressive!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 October 2016, 00:13
Replies: 9
Views: 1,761
Posted By knightbeat
I recommend you check out the partition...

I recommend you check out the partition allocation before copying anything over. The JXD comes with 16GB internal storage, but it's split into two partitions. The primary partition (on which you'll...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 October 2016, 16:58
Replies: 79
Views: 14,289
Posted By knightbeat
I was surprised by the huge difference between...

I was surprised by the huge difference between the Fear demo (without an S) and full game. Fear was fun to play, but the frame rate in Fears was so choppy that I recall feeling nauseous when playing...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 September 2016, 01:10
Replies: 19
Views: 2,587
Posted By knightbeat
I was going to start a thread on German-language...

I was going to start a thread on German-language Amiga software that hadn't made it to the UK, then realised this one existed.

Tricky Quiky (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6L_k8BsXGr8)

Tricky...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 August 2016, 20:06
Replies: 23
Views: 3,097
Posted By knightbeat
It's a fair point. I wrote that text in the late...

It's a fair point. I wrote that text in the late 1990s using magazines as a primary source. It was only when I got an A500 that I gained first hand experience (I was referring to the A2000 with the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 July 2016, 00:59
Replies: 4
Views: 1,033
Posted By knightbeat
Amiga History Guide hosts some early OS4 2002...

Amiga History Guide hosts some early OS4 2002 preview screenshots (http://www.amigahistory.plus.com/concept/amigaos4shots.html).

There's also details of Amiga Inc's development timescales...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 June 2016, 00:31
Replies: 14
Views: 1,457
Posted By knightbeat
Mouse controls were great. I recall Virus being...

Mouse controls were great. I recall Virus being nigh-on unplayable with a joystick.

Coincidentally, I've just installed Beyond Good & Evil (on Windows) after owning it for years and discovered the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 May 2016, 23:32
Replies: 17
Views: 2,499
Posted By knightbeat
Anyone remember Alive Mediasoft? I recall an...

Anyone remember Alive Mediasoft? I recall an interview in Amiga Computing where they claimed to run various Mac games (Doom, Phantasmagoria and others) through 'transparent emulation', which allowed...
Forum: News 20 March 2016, 17:13
Replies: 77
Views: 15,254
Posted By knightbeat
Discovered this thread while searching for the...

Discovered this thread while searching for the MorphOS port, which hasn't been updated since 2008 by the look of it. Has anyone released an updated version in the last few years?
Forum: Amiga scene 08 November 2015, 19:30
Replies: 49
Views: 6,768
Posted By knightbeat
MM hasn't been the same since the Internet killed...

MM hasn't been the same since the Internet killed the classifed ad. It's more of a general interest computing mag nowdays, aimed at people who don't wish to spend £5-6 for a regular PC title.

I...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 July 2015, 01:43
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By knightbeat
Missing issues of One Amiga magazine

Hello all,
Did anyone collect issues of the One Amiga mag while it was published by Maverick Publishing? Yes, I know it was a mere shadow of its former self. However, if you did buy it, could you...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 29 December 2014, 15:38
Replies: 810
Views: 135,732
Posted By knightbeat
It's great to see this release. Sega magazines...

It's great to see this release. Sega magazines promoted Wonder Dog as a reason to buy the Mega CD add-on, but the improvements were fairly minimal. I'm surprised there wasn't an official CD32 release...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 December 2014, 15:21
Replies: 53
Views: 6,063
Posted By knightbeat
Hi all, Resurrecting an old thread again. ...

Hi all,
Resurrecting an old thread again.

Does anyone emulate the Atari Falcon nowadays? I notice that Hatari claims to support the Falcon nowadays and you can get system friendly applications to...
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