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Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 23:45
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Posted By mcgeezer
Appreciated guys!

Appreciated guys!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 22:53
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Posted By mcgeezer
I've sent an email to Tiertex to see if they'll...

I've sent an email to Tiertex to see if they'll transfer development rights to me for a re-port.

The reply should be a laugh.

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To: gamesinfo@tiertex.com
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 18:37
Replies: 230
Views: 5,273
Posted By mcgeezer
Definitely. It's what people seem to love most...

Definitely. It's what people seem to love most about it.
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 18:24
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Views: 5,273
Posted By mcgeezer
One thing I will say is that when I do future...

One thing I will say is that when I do future releases, there'll be no compromise on the box size. People definitely love their boxes, when I was at Amiga 34 people were nearly crying they couldn't...
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 18:22
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Posted By mcgeezer
Like I said I'd be happy with making about £1,000...

Like I said I'd be happy with making about £1,000 a year which would let me get to a few Amiga events, meet people, get into adventures, walk the Earth, pay my beer.
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 18:04
Replies: 230
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Posted By mcgeezer
OK, well given you've asked... Bomb Jack...

OK, well given you've asked...

Bomb Jack took 6 months to make and Rygar took 12 months to make.

For digital download I would have went with about £6.99 for Bomb Jack and probably £9.99 for...
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 17:45
Replies: 230
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Posted By mcgeezer
And this is where I stand. I often wonder...

And this is where I stand.

I often wonder how much I would have sold Bomb Jack Beer Edition or Rygar for (if I fixed the bugs ofcourse :) )
Forum: Coders. General Yesterday, 00:33
Replies: 14
Views: 995
Posted By mcgeezer
Not OCS then?

Not OCS then?
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 21:40
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By mcgeezer
£200 return flights from Newcastle... I think I...

£200 return flights from Newcastle...
I think I may need to partake on this journey of Amiga goodness.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 13:43
Replies: 230
Views: 5,273
Posted By mcgeezer
I’m ignoring this thread mow as it has got silly.

I’m ignoring this thread mow as it has got silly.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 13:27
Replies: 230
Views: 5,273
Posted By mcgeezer
Yes, remove the poll please.... it’s not going to...

Yes, remove the poll please.... it’s not going to help the situation.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 12:36
Replies: 230
Views: 5,273
Posted By mcgeezer
Tell this to Hewitson - it's his business model...

Tell this to Hewitson - it's his business model not mine.

I'd be quite happy making enough money from game dev to travel to a few Amiga conventions throughout the year.... any Amiga dev doing it...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 11:52
Replies: 230
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Posted By mcgeezer
Make no mistake Richard I have a lot of respect...

Make no mistake Richard I have a lot of respect for you and consider you a pal, but from my point of view the ratings (not the reviews) in AJ are unbalanced and a load of bollocks in my opinion.
...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 09:26
Replies: 230
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Posted By mcgeezer
So I'll spend 1000 hours creating and developing...

So I'll spend 1000 hours creating and developing a game for free for people to digitally download and enjoy.

Sorry, but exactly how does this business model work?
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 00:06
Replies: 230
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Posted By mcgeezer
They probably will... However this lad knows...

They probably will...

However this lad knows the craic.....above his LEFT shoulder, TOP of the shelf, decent box that well worth £45. :D

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EaU9WQuFPeY
Forum: Amiga scene 19 January 2020, 23:50
Replies: 230
Views: 5,273
Posted By mcgeezer
Just so that I set the context, here is what was...

Just so that I set the context, here is what was reviewed and the respective scores in the edition of Amiga Joker.

Reshoot-R

GFX 88%
ANIMATION 89%
MUSIC 90%
SFX 85%
CONTROLS 85%
...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 January 2020, 19:18
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Posted By mcgeezer
I didn't know that, and if that's the case then I...

I didn't know that, and if that's the case then I can only agree it's a hefty price.
Forum: Amiga scene 19 January 2020, 18:57
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Posted By mcgeezer
I dunno.... there's one going on Ebay for £770...

I dunno.... there's one going on Ebay for £770 and going....

and I have a long pokey nose.[/COLOR
Forum: Amiga scene 19 January 2020, 17:31
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Posted By mcgeezer
I may be able to shed some light on this. ...

I may be able to shed some light on this.

The first thing you have to take into account is Inflation, in 1992 £14 is the equivalent to £25 in today's prices, and £25 in 1992 is £45.
...
Forum: Coders. Contest 19 January 2020, 11:00
Replies: 1,693
Views: 131,448
Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks guys! Very much appreciated.

Thanks guys! Very much appreciated.
Forum: Coders. Contest 18 January 2020, 15:51
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Views: 131,448
Posted By mcgeezer
Rygar AGA has been selected as one of the...

Rygar AGA has been selected as one of the finalists for the Retro Gamer Nation 2019 Amiga Gamers Choice poll... please if you have a couple of minutes and enjoyed Rygar then vote for it at:
...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 January 2020, 11:29
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By mcgeezer
Any chance you could let me in on how you did...

Any chance you could let me in on how you did that buddy? :bowdown

I wasn't able to get adpcm to work that Dan linked above.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 January 2020, 02:00
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By mcgeezer
I don't have any fast ram though.

I don't have any fast ram though.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 January 2020, 01:20
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By mcgeezer
This implies I would be using another ram type...?

This implies I would be using another ram type...?
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 18 January 2020, 00:31
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By mcgeezer
OK so I had a play around with this and I guess...

OK so I had a play around with this and I guess it's a bit challenging...

What I'm trying to do is get the audio sample here:
https://www.amigagamedev.com/Downloads/newblack_raw.mp3

which is 2...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 January 2020, 22:23
Replies: 153
Views: 4,618
Posted By mcgeezer
I'm not sure as it depends on the game. Some...

I'm not sure as it depends on the game. Some could have been done quickly... others slowly... others not at all because when I was 17 I wasn't mentally tough enough to code games.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 January 2020, 17:55
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By mcgeezer
Nice one Roondar, thank's for pointing that out ...

Nice one Roondar, thank's for pointing that out



That looks very good, cheers Dan.

Always best to ask the EAB first on stuff like this.

Geezer
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 January 2020, 16:55
Replies: 13
Views: 555
Posted By mcgeezer
Playing a long running sample...

I have (currently) a 2 minute sound byte that I to sample and convert to be played as part of a scene on the A1200.

Now using this site https://www.colincrawley.com/audio-file-size-calculator/
i...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 22:55
Replies: 153
Views: 4,618
Posted By mcgeezer
As a reminder... the question is "which machine...

As a reminder... the question is "which machine is better as a gaming machine...". Fair or unfair it makes no odds because when I started the thread I was only considering stock machines.
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 18:25
Replies: 23
Views: 465
Posted By mcgeezer
yeah - what were the dip settings though. :D

yeah - what were the dip settings though.

:D
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 18:04
Replies: 23
Views: 465
Posted By mcgeezer
I got barred from one of the arcades I used to go...

I got barred from one of the arcades I used to go to for spending all day in Defender with one credit.

I used to get a few people around me playing Robotron, Bomb Jack, Hyper Sports and Side Arms....
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 17:01
Replies: 153
Views: 4,618
Posted By mcgeezer
If the Amiga devs of the day wanted to ship their...

If the Amiga devs of the day wanted to ship their games with bespoke Fast ram cards in their boxes then they could have.... it's no different.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 14:35
Replies: 153
Views: 4,618
Posted By mcgeezer
yeah - for clarity...it's stock Amigas and not...

yeah - for clarity...it's stock Amigas and not mega expanded ones that require 4Mb of Fast Ram to run a game.
Forum: Coders. General 15 January 2020, 09:12
Replies: 84
Views: 7,709
Posted By mcgeezer
This ^^^ The old saying applies here... "A...

This ^^^

The old saying applies here... "A stitch in time saves nine"

How to set-up an Amiga dev toolchain on Windows, just watch the slides and ignore the arsehole in the top right corner. :D...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 January 2020, 19:19
Replies: 153
Views: 4,618
Posted By mcgeezer
Yup - Or look at the first couple of minutes of...

Yup - Or look at the first couple of minutes of this game... when the big cruiser ship turns up with the exploding circles...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_a6doLHsPRc

An A1200 can't do that.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 January 2020, 18:43
Replies: 153
Views: 4,618
Posted By mcgeezer
^^^ THIS. It's a shame there's no real...

^^^ THIS.

It's a shame there's no real hardware reference manual (like with an ISBN) for AGA because I think that would really help devs unlock it's power, only yesterday I was struggling to get...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 January 2020, 19:25
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks Ross, this has sorted it. :bowdown ...

Thanks Ross, this has sorted it. :bowdown

I'm still wrapping my head around the logic slightly. I'll get there.

Graeme
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 January 2020, 18:14
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By mcgeezer
Yeah, I read this one too... and the default does...

Yeah, I read this one too... and the default does not make sense.

| 12 | PF2OF2=0 | Determine bit plane color table offset when playfield 2|
| | | has priority in dual...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 January 2020, 17:52
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By mcgeezer
So yeah, i read those docs... and then I...

So yeah, i read those docs...

and then I read this doc...

https://github.com/rkrajnc/minimig-mist/blob/master/doc/amiga/aga/AGA.guide

Specifically....

| 12 | PF2OF2=0 | Determine bit...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 13 January 2020, 17:38
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By mcgeezer
AGA Dual Playfield Colour Assignment

I'm mucking around with some dual playfield stuff on the A1200.

I've assigned my colours into the colour regs 0-31 and I'm expecting 0-15 to be assigned to playfield 1 and 16-31 assigned to...
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