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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 14:03
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
After Roondar made me question the prices put out...

After Roondar made me question the prices put out by Alexh i had to investigate what you could get by checking old rrp prices of that list:

1998 prices

Soundblaster Live £149 rrp
Riva TNT £99...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 12:59
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
Of course you can get things cheaper when you buy...

Of course you can get things cheaper when you buy and build yourself, but thats skewing the price comparisons of shop bought ready machines.

My price was because it came with a CDRW drive which...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 12:02
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
https://farm4.static.flickr.com/3648/3283924161_02...

https://farm4.static.flickr.com/3648/3283924161_02e7f1810a_b.jpg

This advert from 1992 from one of the UKs leading PC retailers show how much PC’s were, sure in the US where PCs were taking off...
Forum: Amiga scene Today, 11:44
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah i watch until around 1998 when it went...

Yeah i watch until around 1998 when it went downhill rapidly, but dont recall any Lemmings activities!
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 11:30
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By Amigajay
Nice find! No idea or memories about the Easter...

Nice find! No idea or memories about the Easter Egg packs, i guess as you say they were just budget bundles of Lemmings probably, something surely would have turned up by now if otherwise.
Forum: Amiga scene 17 November 2018, 21:31
Replies: 15
Views: 540
Posted By Amigajay
Looks a fun little game, just seen it on YT and...

Looks a fun little game, just seen it on YT and runs nicely, i had fears of slowmo backbone style, but looks properly coded, btw was this a CPC game originally, gfx look in that style?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 November 2018, 21:08
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By Amigajay
Btw to answer your original question, none of the...

Btw to answer your original question, none of the CD sets/discs are ‘current’, they stopped archiving to CD in late 2002.

You can get the complete set upto that date:

Aminet Sets 1-12
Aminet...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 November 2018, 19:35
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By Amigajay
Well you answered your own question before...

Well you answered your own question before answering it then, get them all!
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 17 November 2018, 13:42
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By Amigajay
CD32 Anthology Set #2

https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-yUy357bMyYk/W-ajyb2tiZI/AAAAAAAAWRI/4ly7N34B60IUZBz7KYCwVBZF_jYIk7NLwCPcBGAYYCw/s320/DiscSet2Front.png
Amiga CD32 Anthology 2

The second set in the CD32 Anthology...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 22:14
Replies: 347
Views: 67,733
Posted By Amigajay
Nice one, cheers fella :bowdown

Nice one, cheers fella :bowdown
Forum: Amiga scene 16 November 2018, 21:33
Replies: 347
Views: 67,733
Posted By Amigajay
Great job everyone who worked on getting this...

Great job everyone who worked on getting this made!

@Galahad did you make any progress doing a CD32 version, or is the adf capable of being run no problems with a joypad?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 November 2018, 00:07
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By Amigajay
I thought it was well known the then expensive...

I thought it was well known the then expensive X68000 was used as a workstation for game development, which is why alot of games are near/arcade perfect because of that very reason. (Also a reason...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2018, 19:02
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah they stopped making them years ago, i know...

Yeah they stopped making them years ago, i know not everything is on the Aminet site i read a while back, some removed for various reasons, but lots more new stuff since, better off downloading what...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 November 2018, 18:59
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By Amigajay
Video CD took off in Asia for its cheap prices...

Video CD took off in Asia for its cheap prices and piracy mainly, even after DVD came out VideoCD was number one for a few years.

But even with Philips blowing $1billion on CDi and pushing Video...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 November 2018, 16:03
Replies: 89
Views: 8,754
Posted By Amigajay
Nice news Saimo! Will this be freeware, are will...

Nice news Saimo! Will this be freeware, are will you be publishing it via RGCD or another publisher?
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 14 November 2018, 12:55
Replies: 13
Views: 1,075
Posted By Amigajay
Thanks Rochabian, i can't promise to fix them...

Thanks Rochabian, i can't promise to fix them all, but hopefully some will work better on the next update.

I've added to Assign "LOCALE: RAM:" to the first set of games, so hopefully this will...
Forum: Coders. Contest 14 November 2018, 09:50
Replies: 21
Views: 950
Posted By Amigajay
I don’t see the problem having the game being...

I don’t see the problem having the game being entered into more than one competition, just because a film wins an Oscar doesn’t mean it can’t win a Bafta too.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 November 2018, 14:24
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah, inserting a disk and having it...

Yeah, inserting a disk and having it automatically load on an Amiga, compared to having an ancient text based OS and having to install a game manually on a DOS PC, really made the Amiga suck!...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 November 2018, 14:15
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
Fixed that for ya :laughing :xmas

Fixed that for ya :laughing :xmas
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 12 November 2018, 14:10
Replies: 1,119
Views: 88,746
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah Andy sounded upbeat that something would be...

Yeah Andy sounded upbeat that something would be released, but we haven’t heard from him since, maybe he had problems and stopped working on it?
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 12 November 2018, 14:08
Replies: 16
Views: 1,260
Posted By Amigajay
Hi, sorry i’m not sure, never had an A1200, maybe...

Hi, sorry i’m not sure, never had an A1200, maybe someone else can help with this query?
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 November 2018, 10:12
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By Amigajay
Glad its working now. Winuae seems fine loading...

Glad its working now.
Winuae seems fine loading zipped iso files, but doesnt like img files zipped i found.
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 November 2018, 09:38
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By Amigajay
WinUAE loads the game fine, so either you have a...

WinUAE loads the game fine, so either you have a bad dump, try extracting the zip and loading the cue.
Also why do you have the FMV ticked on quickstart? Try unticking and trying again, developers...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 12 November 2018, 01:26
Replies: 26
Views: 628
Posted By Amigajay
Good job JOTD! Also dont see the problem,...

Good job JOTD!

Also dont see the problem, people tend to moan for the point of moaning about something, as JOTD had previously said you can put any cd audio tracks in there, he just happened to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 November 2018, 19:26
Replies: 20
Views: 780
Posted By Amigajay
How is that of any help!? He’s asking if...

How is that of any help!?

He’s asking if there are any games that utilise the ECS chipset over the OCS like the Atari STE does over the ST.

Personally i dont know, i know some are listed as...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 09 November 2018, 22:52
Replies: 16
Views: 1,260
Posted By Amigajay
One zip is the disc and case art, the other 4...

One zip is the disc and case art, the other 4 zips are the 4 isos for the 4 discs, its not one disc.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 November 2018, 09:54
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
Whilst the Marty was probably the cheapest 386...

Whilst the Marty was probably the cheapest 386 machine in its class, it still was £660 when the £300 CD32 came out (more than double) again its not fair to compare like for like because Commodore...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 November 2018, 20:00
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
Some “smart” people know you dont need a HDD or...

Some “smart” people know you dont need a HDD or monitor to use a A1200, so adding them is pointless and not needed for a price comparison to run games.
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 07 November 2018, 20:01
Replies: 16
Views: 1,260
Posted By Amigajay
@celco - cheers! @thairacerjp - thanks!...

@celco - cheers!

@thairacerjp - thanks! Regarding the mag, it may come back after Christmas, but i see how i feel then, the logistics and cd were a hassle first time around, kind of put me off a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 November 2018, 18:16
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
In the UK at least 386/25 were £800 twice the...

In the UK at least 386/25 were £800 twice the price of an A1200 and the fact they only had 1mb meant instant upgrades were needed to even get Doom and other big games running on that rig in late 93....
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 06 November 2018, 17:44
Replies: 16
Views: 1,260
Posted By Amigajay
Cheers Neil! :great

Cheers Neil! :great
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 06 November 2018, 13:37
Replies: 16
Views: 1,260
Posted By Amigajay
CD32 Anthology Set #1

https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-7m9zfbxx8xg/W96oIqD8saI/AAAAAAAAWOE/dbAmJwaf1iki-NncNs2Wwg1yq6rcEe75wCEwYBhgL/s320/DiscSet1Front.png...
Forum: support.Hardware 05 November 2018, 10:07
Replies: 16
Views: 451
Posted By Amigajay
Its only 1x cdrom in CDTV, bluray needs 2x 300k...

Its only 1x cdrom in CDTV, bluray needs 2x 300k to get the 30mbit/sec required to play Frozen in 3D, try a CD32 or buy a 2x cd drive on ebay, any cheap one from china will do.
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 05 November 2018, 00:19
Replies: 59
Views: 2,561
Posted By Amigajay
Great work JOTD!

Great work JOTD!
Forum: News 31 October 2018, 14:11
Replies: 144
Views: 19,396
Posted By Amigajay
Good news Viddi, love the new cover art!

Good news Viddi, love the new cover art!
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 30 October 2018, 21:29
Replies: 16
Views: 4,622
Posted By Amigajay
Thanks for the nice words, as you may have seen...

Thanks for the nice words, as you may have seen I'm currently in the process of consolidating alot of my previous discs into 3 sets, so you may want to hold fire downloading and burning more discs...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 30 October 2018, 21:27
Replies: 9
Views: 1,043
Posted By Amigajay
Hi, yeah i took down the latest build the other...

Hi, yeah i took down the latest build the other day, the new disc wont come out until Anthology set is out - https://cd32covers.blogspot.com
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 28 October 2018, 12:18
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Amigajay
Sorry for the delay in testing JOTD. but great...

Sorry for the delay in testing JOTD. but great news comes of it, the music works great on real hardware! Stops and starts in all the right places, and starting a new game with no problems! First...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 27 October 2018, 11:08
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By Amigajay
Nice one Earok looks good!

Nice one Earok looks good!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 October 2018, 12:30
Replies: 153
Views: 7,455
Posted By Amigajay
Wow you left during the peak of the Amiga scene...

Wow you left during the peak of the Amiga scene why!? Who cared if the expensive PC had more technically impressive games you had to pay to get them, same as then as it is today, its like saying im...
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