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Forum: support.WinUAE 21 July 2007, 01:34
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
It's gotta be hardware, since I used this OS...

It's gotta be hardware, since I used this OS installation on another computer
and had no problems.



I've Memtested 2x 1GB sticks... separately and together. No errors. I bought another 1GB...
Forum: support.WinUAE 20 July 2007, 07:46
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
Bleh...

Bleh...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 July 2007, 12:27
Replies: 54
Views: 3,523
Posted By captainxod
I remember Edge... stopped reading it several...

I remember Edge... stopped reading it several years ago. Pretty pretentious mob, if you ask me.

These days they give fellatio to the Japanese. "You're soooooo BIG!"

Sorry, but they are whores.
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 July 2007, 07:38
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
I have checked my RAM with Memtest86. I ran...

I have checked my RAM with Memtest86. I ran multiple passes, multiple times, I think something like 20 or 30... no a single faulty address. According to the documentation, that's more than enough....
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 July 2007, 07:23
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
In an effort to rule this out, I bought another...

In an effort to rule this out, I bought another PSU. It's true-rated 400w, pretty high amps on the rails. It should be OK, it isn't like I'm running a beast here.



Thermals seem OK to the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 12 July 2007, 06:16
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
Thanks Toni. Well, it just rebooted during a...

Thanks Toni.

Well, it just rebooted during a defrag. This is... pathetic.

It isn't a WinUAE problem, as I said. It's just that WinUAE seems to trigger the problem with almost scientific...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 July 2007, 17:16
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
Well, you'll have to excuse me: I'm a n00b to...

Well, you'll have to excuse me: I'm a n00b to emulation.

Anyway, I hope he's right about the hotspots. Wish I could test it now.

You have no idea how anxiety inducing it is trying to enjoy a...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 July 2007, 16:17
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
It reboots on default settings as well. But...

It reboots on default settings as well.

But this is just an emulator... it wouldn't stress my dual-core CPU, would it?

I can run Half-Life 2 for up to four hours before a reboot. I ran...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 July 2007, 16:00
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
Here are the last two "serious system errors" I...

Here are the last two "serious system errors" I got.

0000009c Parameters 00000000, bab3c050, b2000000, 1040080f

0000009c Parameters 00000000, f78e4050, b2000000, 1040080f

Does this mean...
Forum: support.WinUAE 11 July 2007, 15:46
Replies: 31
Views: 3,108
Posted By captainxod
Time to have an accident while shaving (or PC crashes when running winuae)

Well, it's not quite that bad, but man this is demoralising me.

Basically, my bloody computer is still rebooting when I run WinUAE. I load a game and the whole computer just resets! It doesn't...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 22 June 2007, 11:24
Replies: 231
Views: 19,200
Posted By captainxod
F-19 Stealth.

F-19 Stealth.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 June 2007, 06:31
Replies: 74
Views: 13,242
Posted By captainxod
I avoided PD games like the plague, except...

I avoided PD games like the plague, except Llamatron. I suppose I might have missed out on some gems, but I'm not really kicking myself.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 June 2007, 10:27
Replies: 64
Views: 8,459
Posted By captainxod
Technocop. I should <i>not</i> have been playing...

Technocop. I should <i>not</i> have been playing that game at my age.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 June 2007, 03:05
Replies: 35
Views: 2,548
Posted By captainxod
I play them on their default settings, which is...

I play them on their default settings, which is probably normal/medium. If the game seems too easy, then I jack up the difficulty. If it seems too hard, I persevere until frustration becomes...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 June 2007, 02:43
Replies: 4
Views: 1,401
Posted By captainxod
Thanks mate. One look at that first link confused...

Thanks mate. One look at that first link confused me, with all the language/crack versions. For that reason I didn't download it. But if you say this one is 100%, I'll give it a go. :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 June 2007, 13:11
Replies: 4
Views: 1,401
Posted By captainxod
thanks :)

thanks :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 June 2007, 07:48
Replies: 4
Views: 1,401
Posted By captainxod
Another World PC re-release

Just downloaded Another World from here:

http://www.anotherworld.fr/anotherworld_uk/telechargement.htm

It's a 20MB demo. Has anyone been able to play this? I can't get past the intro. It says...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 June 2007, 11:24
Replies: 34
Views: 2,108
Posted By captainxod
never played them, never even heard of them

never played them, never even heard of them
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 June 2007, 14:45
Replies: 55
Views: 3,098
Posted By captainxod
OK. Instead of extending this icecream analogy...

OK. Instead of extending this icecream analogy and just boring everyone (like I've no doubt already done), I'm just gonna say if you're fave Amiga game genre's card or board (LOL!!!) then GOOD FOR...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 June 2007, 13:39
Replies: 55
Views: 3,098
Posted By captainxod
Well to my mind "your favourite Amiga genre" is...

Well to my mind "your favourite Amiga genre" is inseparable from "what you believe is the Amiga's best genre". Just like if I ask you what's you fave icecream flavour. If you answer "vanilla" then to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 June 2007, 13:17
Replies: 55
Views: 3,098
Posted By captainxod
I'm just kidding. It isn't up to me what goes in...

I'm just kidding. It isn't up to me what goes in and what stays out. It's just a joke to me that card, board and quiz is there at all. I mean, back in the day people generally didn't buy Amigas for...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 June 2007, 10:48
Replies: 55
Views: 3,098
Posted By captainxod
mate, if I wanna play a card or board game, I'll...

mate, if I wanna play a card or board game, I'll play a REAL card or board game. Not an Amiga card or board game. Likewise, if I wanna play a quiz, I'll go on some dumb TV show. And if I wanna play...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 June 2007, 13:51
Replies: 55
Views: 3,098
Posted By captainxod
card? board? quiz? EDUCATIONAL? gimme a break

card? board? quiz? EDUCATIONAL? gimme a break
Forum: News 08 June 2007, 09:31
Replies: 86
Views: 14,445
Posted By captainxod
1. Another World 2. Hired Guns 3. Turrican 2 ...

1. Another World
2. Hired Guns
3. Turrican 2
4. Chaos Engine
5. Xenon 2
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 June 2007, 08:38
Replies: 277
Views: 36,360
Posted By captainxod
I ended up buying a steal-encased, steal-shafted...

I ended up buying a steal-encased, steal-shafted arcade quality joystick for my most hated games.
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 07 June 2007, 06:24
Replies: 20
Views: 3,556
Posted By captainxod
I was ignorant of all that. Thanks for helping me...

I was ignorant of all that. Thanks for helping me get with the program. :)
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 07 June 2007, 02:31
Replies: 20
Views: 3,556
Posted By captainxod
well it depends what journalist reviews the game....

well it depends what journalist reviews the game. I find good reviews more enlightening than a simple 1-10 number. And judging by the "best such & such a game" threads, many gamers only seem...
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 06 June 2007, 02:45
Replies: 20
Views: 3,556
Posted By captainxod
yes, I installed GBAmiga but it doesn't have a...

yes, I installed GBAmiga but it doesn't have a review section. That's what I like about HOL. It has multiple reviews for games (actual scans from mags), and all the necessary game information. Is...
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 06 June 2007, 01:15
Replies: 20
Views: 3,556
Posted By captainxod
2 years? well , I guess it isn't being done then....

2 years? well , I guess it isn't being done then.

How do I put all the info from HOL into MAGE, or are you jesting?
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 05 June 2007, 12:39
Replies: 20
Views: 3,556
Posted By captainxod
Re: HOL for Microsoft Windows

From the HOL site:

**HOL for Microsoft Windows ™
A windows version of HOL database is currently in work,
It will be a win32 standalone application based on regularly online update.
This...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 June 2007, 07:58
Replies: 13
Views: 2,051
Posted By captainxod
@Photon. My thoughts exactly. unless Dan...

@Photon. My thoughts exactly.

unless Dan Malone does the graphics, the game will not look/feel like SB2. that game was simple and elegant. People can't make games like this anymore.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 05 June 2007, 07:26
Replies: 46
Views: 3,989
Posted By captainxod
Greg Norman's golf. btw, that Atari 2600...

Greg Norman's golf.

btw, that Atari 2600 pic made me laugh.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 June 2007, 10:39
Replies: 277
Views: 36,360
Posted By captainxod
yeah, I found the arcade version easier also. ...

yeah, I found the arcade version easier also.

on the Amiga, Dracula was like this:

no powerups: impossible (he moves faster than you)
boots (walk speedup): excruciatingly hard (managed it...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 June 2007, 02:22
Replies: 277
Views: 36,360
Posted By captainxod
did anyone here manage to defeat the game on...

did anyone here manage to defeat the game on Amiga? IIRC, I got to the third round of Dragon Island. If you did, what was the final boss?

The hardest island for me was always Robot Island. There...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 June 2007, 01:21
Replies: 277
Views: 36,360
Posted By captainxod
Most FRUSTRATING Amiga game ever!!!!!!!!

OK, so were there any games that brought out the worst in you? made you curse out loud, slam your fist into your Amiga keyboard, hurl your joystick out the window, take it out on your siblings or the...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 June 2007, 10:56
Replies: 12
Views: 2,247
Posted By captainxod
well it is a fast game. The ball increases in...

well it is a fast game. The ball increases in speed naturally as you play, but trust me, it was never this fast--not on the Amiga, ST or arcade. I struggled to get to level 14, and I used to be able...
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 June 2007, 08:24
Replies: 12
Views: 2,247
Posted By captainxod
nah it didn't work. gonna give up on this...

nah it didn't work. gonna give up on this emulation thing. it just doesn't have the look/feel of the real thing.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 June 2007, 08:21
Replies: 40
Views: 4,419
Posted By captainxod
who cares about number of colours. I've played 16...

who cares about number of colours. I've played 16 colour games with better art direction than games with 16.7 million. That was back when people actually knew how to design games with elegance and...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 02 June 2007, 04:58
Replies: 22
Views: 2,167
Posted By captainxod
bah. the archimedes was the computer to write...

bah. the archimedes was the computer to write for. Why do you think Braben wrote Zarch (aka Virus) for it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111!
Forum: support.WinUAE 02 June 2007, 03:10
Replies: 12
Views: 2,247
Posted By captainxod
game runs too damn fast

arkanoid is hard enough as it is without running at three times the speed! not fun, not fun at all. how can I slow this game down? (I'm using default settings)
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