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Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 09:05
Replies: 111
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Posted By Steril707
Nice seeing you, Graeme.. :)

Nice seeing you, Graeme.. :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 08:57
Replies: 17
Views: 444
Posted By Steril707
It always amazes me, how good Spectrum coders...

It always amazes me, how good Spectrum coders were, and what they achieved with that ghetto machine.
And it amazes me as well, how bad most early Amiga coders were, and how they were not able to get...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 07:49
Replies: 82
Views: 2,452
Posted By Steril707
You could not replicate that assignment of...

You could not replicate that assignment of colours with the Amigas dual playfield mode, which you would need for the parallax effect.

Unfortunately on the Amiga, the bitplanes are 3 - 3 (8...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 February 2020, 18:02
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Just need to fix one thing, all the other stuff...

Just need to fix one thing, all the other stuff is finished... :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2020, 15:39
Replies: 82
Views: 2,452
Posted By Steril707
Agreed, there are very nice SHMUPs from Europe...

Agreed, there are very nice SHMUPs from Europe (like SWIV, imo as well), and bad ones from Japan and elsewhere.


I definitely don't want my opinion on it to be adopted by everyone else. What a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2020, 12:27
Replies: 82
Views: 2,452
Posted By Steril707
I don't say that japanese games don't have these...

I don't say that japanese games don't have these bad gameplay mechanics, it's just seems almost all european SHMUPs have them in spades.

Also, I'd argue that a "Armour up" mechanic is very...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2020, 08:10
Replies: 82
Views: 2,452
Posted By Steril707
Xenon 2 feels to me, like it was made for looking...

Xenon 2 feels to me, like it was made for looking good on screenshots.

I mean, it looks really really gorgeous. I remember i almost couldn't believe it when I saw how the game looks in magazines....
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 February 2020, 22:08
Replies: 36
Views: 841
Posted By Steril707
Just watched R-Type, Slap Fight and Ikari...

Just watched R-Type, Slap Fight and Ikari Warriors.
You are misremembering those "crabs" in the second level of R-type. They stall in mid air when you shoot them. In no way is the game slowing down...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 February 2020, 21:55
Replies: 36
Views: 841
Posted By Steril707
Do you have examples for that? I remember...

Do you have examples for that?

I remember most if not all 80ies arcade games I played being pretty smooth.
Also most console games seemed to be running 60 fps, up to the SNES.

It was just with...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 February 2020, 21:33
Replies: 36
Views: 841
Posted By Steril707
First off, 3D games are a completely different...

First off, 3D games are a completely different topic on 8 and 16 bitters.
Also, you won't need a stable 50 FPS for playing Maniac Mansion well, probably.

For action games though, those 17fps...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 February 2020, 21:15
Replies: 36
Views: 841
Posted By Steril707
Because a lot of games were feeling shit, with 17...

Because a lot of games were feeling shit, with 17 FPS or less.
I hated it with a passion.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 February 2020, 22:04
Replies: 25
Views: 1,756
Posted By Steril707
Amazing effort... !

Amazing effort... !
Forum: News 17 February 2020, 08:01
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By Steril707
Rest in peace, Darren...

Rest in peace, Darren...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 February 2020, 18:37
Replies: 233
Views: 21,394
Posted By Steril707
+1

+1
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 16 February 2020, 14:02
Replies: 69
Views: 2,407
Posted By Steril707
Looks amazing. And what a sad legal situation...

Looks amazing. And what a sad legal situation this is in... :/
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 February 2020, 12:44
Replies: 41
Views: 1,392
Posted By Steril707
Just one look at the Megadrive game tells me: no,...

Just one look at the Megadrive game tells me: no, you can't.

Amiga OCS cannot do parallax with that many colors in fore- and background, plus that kind of variation in the background and that many...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 February 2020, 10:08
Replies: 316
Views: 37,549
Posted By Steril707
In cases like this, the proverb "don't let...

In cases like this, the proverb "don't let perfect be the enemy of good" really applies, imo... ;)
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2020, 12:53
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Nice to hear that, my friend.. Check out the...

Nice to hear that, my friend..
Check out the updated version which I will release soon. Will be a good bit more difficult, and have some bugs fixed.
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2020, 11:51
Replies: 49
Views: 3,251
Posted By Steril707
Good for you. :) I don't... :D

Good for you. :)
I don't... :D
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2020, 11:43
Replies: 316
Views: 37,549
Posted By Steril707
As someone just wanting to see the engine in...

As someone just wanting to see the engine in action, I think I'd be happy with just a screen capture of 2 minutes showing what's happening.

This thing is impressive enough, no need to make a...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2020, 11:21
Replies: 49
Views: 3,251
Posted By Steril707
Depends on the prize of the box, I'd say. ...

Depends on the prize of the box, I'd say.

With the prizes we have right now, I wonder how much money there can be left after material costs etc.
I am sure I'd get a lot less money from a box than...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2020, 11:09
Replies: 49
Views: 3,251
Posted By Steril707
And generally spoken, if I learned something,...

And generally spoken, if I learned something, it's that the more you can do yourself, the easier you will be off creating a game.
I see so many projects dwindling into oblivion because musicians and...
Forum: Amiga scene 13 February 2020, 11:00
Replies: 49
Views: 3,251
Posted By Steril707
The "boxed version" of a game is just a nuisance...

The "boxed version" of a game is just a nuisance to the developers.
Wish everybody would just download the digital version.
Forum: Amiga scene 12 February 2020, 11:25
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Thanks man... :)

Thanks man... :)
Forum: Amiga scene 12 February 2020, 08:39
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
The game has been tested on a config like that,...

The game has been tested on a config like that, so i don't have any idea what is different on your setup here, i am sorry... :/

There are just so many different factors that can play into why a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 February 2020, 16:31
Replies: 29
Views: 1,538
Posted By Steril707
I remember exactly this situation in a local...

I remember exactly this situation in a local Amiga shop on a saturday, in 1989, when someone had the cracked games disk with him, and was showing all the guys including me there the game..
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 February 2020, 13:21
Replies: 29
Views: 1,538
Posted By Steril707
Talking about OCS: Hmm, yes, it's quite squeezed...

Talking about OCS: Hmm, yes, it's quite squeezed out.

It's just that the C64s tile like character mode can animate stuff very cheaply compared to the Amiga, which gave the C64 a lot more room to...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 February 2020, 12:08
Replies: 18
Views: 622
Posted By Steril707
The graphics look really good. Very nice art...

The graphics look really good. Very nice art style..
I often feel that early Amiga game graphics had a better art style than later ones.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 February 2020, 11:24
Replies: 18
Views: 622
Posted By Steril707
Was a very nice idea back then. Many people...

Was a very nice idea back then.
Many people just played it because they wanted to see the Knight chopping off body parts.. :D
Forum: Amiga scene 10 February 2020, 22:01
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Yep, and honestly, I feel the game is already a...

Yep, and honestly, I feel the game is already a lot better than the demo is with just the modifications and bug fixes I have done since then.
Forum: Amiga scene 10 February 2020, 20:36
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Yep, i see this demo as a very positive thing...

Yep, i see this demo as a very positive thing apart from that one incident, where someone thought he needed to tell me he has the right to override my artistic decisions..

All the other...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 February 2020, 17:59
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
I was under the impression (seeing how the 1200...

I was under the impression (seeing how the 1200 operates) that a faster CPU needs less DMA cycles to get stuff done..

Is that wrong?
Forum: Amiga scene 10 February 2020, 14:45
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
I could throw out the sprite parallax. Would...

I could throw out the sprite parallax.
Would look bad, though..

In any way I could manage to do it, it would always be the extremely inferior looking version compared to PAL.
Who would want to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 February 2020, 11:39
Replies: 87
Views: 3,358
Posted By Steril707
When I got an Amiga, there was often "something...

When I got an Amiga, there was often "something off" with the games I played, but I couldn't lay my hands on it. Everything felt so choppy and the games played badly, compared to the C64.

Only...
Forum: Amiga scene 10 February 2020, 11:32
Replies: 79
Views: 7,696
Posted By Steril707
It's a bit sad to me, that both of these games...

It's a bit sad to me, that both of these games (Hard Copy Party and Eon) that were presented at the start of last year got no updates.

They both looked so promising.
Forum: Amiga scene 10 February 2020, 11:25
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
The real problem here is, that with NTSC you can...

The real problem here is, that with NTSC you can blit a lot less per frame.
And games are made with PAL in mind, so you can either go for slowdowns, 25 fps or a lot less objects on screen.

For...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 February 2020, 23:06
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
So much looking forward hearing your feedback on...

So much looking forward hearing your feedback on the difficulty, Predseda.. :D
Forum: Amiga scene 09 February 2020, 22:41
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
http://eab.abime.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=6...

http://eab.abime.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=66143&stc=1&d=1581283224

The demo is now at 500 downloads.
I have to admit, I am a bit surprised and also happy.
Forum: Amiga scene 09 February 2020, 21:56
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Yeah, nice words, only after the shit hit the fan...

Yeah, nice words, only after the shit hit the fan already and he noticed he gets some flak back finally after not getting the hints that he should have respected my right to keep my game as it is and...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 February 2020, 21:32
Replies: 513
Views: 50,604
Posted By Steril707
Well, like I said, that bloke can go fuck...

Well, like I said, that bloke can go fuck himself.
If you don't like that, cry me a river.


see above.

Well, you don't get it, do you?
How many times do I need to explain to you the...
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