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Forum: support.WinUAE 25 March 2011, 18:42
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By Si-Pie
Thanks for the reply Toni. I totally forgot...

Thanks for the reply Toni. I totally forgot about changing the screen position in the prefs program in Workbench and yep that fixed it :). Its strange as its always been ok but it only changed when...
Forum: support.WinUAE 25 March 2011, 01:56
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By Si-Pie
Smile Display Problem with WinUAE 2.3.1

I seem to have a problem with the display when using workbench 1.3 on WinUAE 2.3.1. I have never encountered this problem before with previous versions but since I installed 2.3.1 the workbench 1.3...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 January 2011, 02:00
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By Si-Pie
oh will download this in a min and listen to it....

oh will download this in a min and listen to it. Thanks Matt :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 May 2010, 01:00
Replies: 70
Views: 11,726
Posted By Si-Pie
Ummm depends. Even though it has 6 switches...

Ummm depends. Even though it has 6 switches doesnt mean its worth much. If it is the heavy sixer then yes it should be worth someting. you can usually tell by the plastic rims on each side of the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 May 2010, 00:19
Replies: 70
Views: 11,726
Posted By Si-Pie
Actually some Atari 2600s are already quite...

Actually some Atari 2600s are already quite valuable such as the Heavy Sixer woody but the standard 4 switch version is as common as muck. I think the Vader may also be valuable but not too sure.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 March 2010, 01:28
Replies: 74
Views: 4,446
Posted By Si-Pie
Think it was around 1981, 82 for me. I was only...

Think it was around 1981, 82 for me. I was only like 4 or 5 at the time but it comes from having an older brother who was in his teens at the time who was gaming. I remember playing on the Atari...
Forum: News 15 December 2009, 20:11
Replies: 50
Views: 5,564
Posted By Si-Pie
Thanks Retro-Nerd :)

Thanks Retro-Nerd :)
Forum: News 15 December 2009, 20:04
Replies: 50
Views: 5,564
Posted By Si-Pie
This is great and have been waiting for a new...

This is great and have been waiting for a new Winuae update :). Is there anywhere you can get documentation for winuae? I know most of it is quite basic and easy to work out but would be nice to...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 December 2009, 13:02
Replies: 28
Views: 2,005
Posted By Si-Pie
Think he said Amiga games :)

Think he said Amiga games :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 December 2009, 12:29
Replies: 28
Views: 2,005
Posted By Si-Pie
Faery Tale Adventure Prince of Persia

Faery Tale Adventure
Prince of Persia
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 November 2009, 19:55
Replies: 77
Views: 5,603
Posted By Si-Pie
Dont think anyone has mentioned some of...

Dont think anyone has mentioned some of Sierra-on-line games such as some of the Kings Quest games, Quest For Glory (Heros Quest) 1 that had castles in them.
Also the Magnetic Scrolls game Fish...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 November 2009, 12:17
Replies: 85
Views: 7,574
Posted By Si-Pie
The Amiga 500 for me. It was the computer that...

The Amiga 500 for me. It was the computer that bought a load of new things to the table that no other computer of the time had such as custom hardware and all at a affordable price to be a true home...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 October 2009, 02:18
Replies: 23
Views: 1,868
Posted By Si-Pie
Another great video Matt thanx. Love System...

Another great video Matt thanx. Love System Shock 1 and 2. Never actually got around to finishing System Shock 2 but may try and get it up and running again and give it a go.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 September 2009, 19:58
Replies: 20
Views: 1,999
Posted By Si-Pie
Elite has got to be one of the best games of all...

Elite has got to be one of the best games of all time. Loved it and still do :). Shame they dont do a remake. Wasnt David Braben supposed to be working on Elite 4?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 September 2009, 14:07
Replies: 45
Views: 9,832
Posted By Si-Pie
System Shock 1 and 2 I always liked Bioforge...

System Shock 1 and 2
I always liked Bioforge which I thought was underrated.
Freespace 1/2
Little Big Adventure 1/2
Fallout 1/2
Freelancer
Prince of Persia Sands Of Time (not sure what specs...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 September 2009, 20:10
Replies: 15
Views: 1,516
Posted By Si-Pie
Hey Matt another great video thanx and love all...

Hey Matt another great video thanx and love all your videos. Ive only just noticed your a member of this site. I love RPG games so would be great to see some more RPG videos. Maybe some adventure...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 September 2009, 18:49
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Oh thanks Ahle2 thats great.

Oh thanks Ahle2 thats great.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 September 2009, 00:59
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Hey Ahle2 I wondered what happened to your...

Hey Ahle2 I wondered what happened to your videos. Its a shame you had so much hatred directed toward you! It amazes me why people take things so seriously and act like you have insulted a member...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 September 2009, 13:10
Replies: 217
Views: 21,501
Posted By Si-Pie
Nope dont think you will find any games that...

Nope dont think you will find any games that looked better on the PC from 88/89. It wasnt until mid-late 1990 until we saw a game that looked better on a PC which was Kings Quest 5. Althought the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 September 2009, 19:54
Replies: 217
Views: 21,501
Posted By Si-Pie
well seems like to me that some people are...

well seems like to me that some people are comming at this with different perspectives. The thing is and what you cant get past is that its FACT that for a time the Amiga was ahead of the PC in...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 July 2009, 14:47
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Hi Frank yep thanx for that and yep I agree that...

Hi Frank yep thanx for that and yep I agree that DMA contention slows the blitter down for 4 and 5 plane PAL screen modes. I think that is what I was pointing out when I posted that quote from the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 July 2009, 02:22
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
The 68000 uses only the even-numbered memory...

The 68000 uses only the even-numbered memory access cycles. The 68000 spends about half of a complete processor instruction time doing internal operations and the other half accessing memory....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 July 2009, 15:42
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Yep if memory serves Goldrunner the ST version of...

Yep if memory serves Goldrunner the ST version of Falcon also ran faster than the Amiga version due to the slightly higher clocked CPU. Of course as dlfrsilver mentioned it all comes down to the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 July 2009, 15:36
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Yep I agree with you Doc Mindie the Amiga...

Yep I agree with you Doc Mindie the Amiga certainly did have an edge. As Harrison and Goldrunner has just pointed out the ST CPU ran at 8MHz which was slightly higher than the Amiga but this was a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 July 2009, 01:50
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Well I started this thread off but dont get me...

Well I started this thread off but dont get me wrong it was not to bash the ST Goldrunner but it was to prove a point to someone who denied any advantage the Amiga had and was adamant all the games...
Forum: request.Apps 29 July 2009, 01:14
Replies: 7
Views: 3,380
Posted By Si-Pie
ok im not sure on that but if you cant upload...

ok im not sure on that but if you cant upload them then no problem and thanks for your help. I will try and find them somewhere on the net :) Appreciate it.
Forum: request.Apps 29 July 2009, 01:01
Replies: 7
Views: 3,380
Posted By Si-Pie
oh thanks prowler for that I thought I was...

oh thanks prowler for that I thought I was missing some disks as I only have the main disk and extras. Any idea where I can download the 1.3 disks from? Do appreciate the info! :)
Forum: request.Apps 29 July 2009, 00:47
Replies: 7
Views: 3,380
Posted By Si-Pie
Workbench 1.2 disks

How many disks came with workbench 1.3? I have the main disk and extras disk but I was wondering if there is anymore? I just seem to remember a demo disk. If there are more disks anyone know where...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 July 2009, 00:28
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
I cant believe this thread is still going lol. I...

I cant believe this thread is still going lol. I started it off 8 months or so ago lol. Anyway I personally love all retro computing Amiga and ST alike. However I dont think anyone who knows...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2009, 21:13
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By Si-Pie
Yep just found it. Funny thing is there seems to...

Yep just found it. Funny thing is there seems to be a contradiction with this article and the Rainbow Island article on wikipedia. According to the Wikipedia article on Rainbow Island the C64,...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2009, 21:02
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By Si-Pie
Oh thanx nice find! Where did you fid that? ...

Oh thanx nice find! Where did you fid that? explains why the Amiga/ST version came out later.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2009, 20:21
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By Si-Pie
Yeh thats what I was thinking that it may of had...

Yeh thats what I was thinking that it may of had a planned 1989 release but was delayed. I was just curious thats all.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2009, 20:16
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By Si-Pie
I was refering to these reviews -- ...

I was refering to these reviews -- http://amr.abime.net/issue_294 and http://amr.abime.net/issue_706_pages
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2009, 19:46
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By Si-Pie
Really? Because I looked at the box scans on...

Really? Because I looked at the box scans on Amiga Hol and it says 1989? this is why im curious because im finding two different years stated. Also dont games usually get reviewed by magazines...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2009, 19:27
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By Si-Pie
Rainbow Island

Hey does anyone know for definate when Rainbow Island was released? I know its not important but im just curious because many websites like Moby games, Lemon Amiga say it was 1990 but others like...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 December 2008, 14:03
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Yeh John that and I think Falcon run slightly...

Yeh John that and I think Falcon run slightly faster on the ST. I pointed him to the wikipedia artcle on Amiga Games but he seemed to be avoiding reading it. It explains why some early games were...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 December 2008, 13:10
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Thanks guys. It was actually for...

Thanks guys. It was actually for http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=XASnGpemk_M that cyberdruid point out. This guy on there called r8qt7 has been insisting that the ST is better etc and that no games...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 December 2008, 01:47
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
ok thanks I will take a look at that.

ok thanks I will take a look at that.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 December 2008, 01:34
Replies: 497
Views: 44,828
Posted By Si-Pie
Amiga Vs ST

Anyone got a list of games that show off the power of the Amiga compared to the ST? I already know of Shadow Of the Beast. Any suggestions?
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 19 November 2008, 20:20
Replies: 10
Views: 1,091
Posted By Si-Pie
I downloaded that but the file is a .exe file and...

I downloaded that but the file is a .exe file and not hdf or anything? is it the Dos Version?
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