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Forum: Amiga scene 25 September 2020, 18:36
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By mcgeezer
Alpha One is the coder and he hangs around here...

Alpha One is the coder and he hangs around here sometimes - maybe PM him.
Forum: Amiga scene 24 September 2020, 21:54
Replies: 67
Views: 5,673
Posted By mcgeezer
I have to say I'm actually quite shocked at the...

I have to say I'm actually quite shocked at the level of personal attack he's directed at you.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 23 September 2020, 09:29
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
Nice one Reido How do you feel the car...

Nice one Reido

How do you feel the car handles?
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 21 September 2020, 15:08
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
I had a quick look over my lunch break - an...

I had a quick look over my lunch break - an absolutely stupid bug when sprites are destroyed.

I've uploaded another ADF which should work on Amiga's with fast cards.

Not sure why a stock Amiga...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 21 September 2020, 09:38
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks for the upload. It looks like it is...

Thanks for the upload.

It looks like it is something 68030 related. I'm not going to worry too much about it now as the target is 68020 stock AGA.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 20 September 2020, 22:16
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
Yeah - this whole covid shit is getting on my...

Yeah - this whole covid shit is getting on my nerves now. Under better circumstances I'm sure we could have supped a beer.



ADF is in the zone.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 20 September 2020, 22:02
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks for the feedback all. I've really had...

Thanks for the feedback all.

I've really had limited time this week, work and a local lockdown in the North East of England is once again affecting my hobby.

That said, I have on and off been...
Forum: News 18 September 2020, 12:01
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By mcgeezer
Yup - I absolutely love it. VX rarely...

Yup - I absolutely love it. VX rarely disappoints for me.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 September 2020, 22:27
Replies: 6
Views: 485
Posted By mcgeezer
What I have at the moment... (which isn't right)....

What I have at the moment... (which isn't right).

.steer_to_centre:
move.l carCurrentThrottle(a4),d0 ; 400
lsr.l #8,d0
moveq #8,d1 ; 0=0, 1=1, 2=4, 3=8, 4=16
lsl.w d0,d1
...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 September 2020, 21:59
Replies: 6
Views: 485
Posted By mcgeezer
Simple assembler maths problem

If you read some of my posts on here you'll know that I'm not scared to tell people how bad I am at maths, what most people find simple I find incredibly hard to work out.

Take this one for...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 September 2020, 21:56
Replies: 61
Views: 4,712
Posted By mcgeezer
I did actually think about it, but just not for...

I did actually think about it, but just not for very long given I had to hit Amiga 34 and still fucked it up with the whole 2nd fire button to jump.

I suspect many protections suffered from the...
Forum: Coders. General 14 September 2020, 10:18
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By mcgeezer
Yup, which would just leave the big question of...

Yup, which would just leave the big question of how they've done the emulation.
Forum: Coders. General 13 September 2020, 23:46
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By mcgeezer
Sorry but no you can’t say that about anything. ...

Sorry but no you can’t say that about anything.
This topic is about releasing new amiga games to next gen consoles, not running existing licensed titles on windows (illegally or legally).
Forum: Coders. General 13 September 2020, 23:06
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By mcgeezer
Yeah - not exactly legal or next gen. Also them...

Yeah - not exactly legal or next gen.
Also them executables could have anything - suicide to run them.
Forum: Coders. General 13 September 2020, 22:40
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By mcgeezer
Amiga games on next gen consoles

I couldn't really see a better place to put this discussion point as I'd like to target the programmers here.

A couple of weeks ago I watched a stream around the new release of Turrican on the...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 13 September 2020, 13:35
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
his week I've been working on completing the...

his week I've been working on completing the Winners Circle scene.

There are parts of game programming that are so so boring, and this is one of them... writing routines to show scores and stuff...
Forum: News 13 September 2020, 13:26
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By mcgeezer
Turrican 2 cover by Volkor X

I like my Synth wave music and absolutely love Volkor X.

I popped onto Youtube just now and found out that he's doing a cover of Turrican 2's main theme on the 18th September.

Add it to your...
Forum: project.Maptapper 10 September 2020, 22:03
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By mcgeezer
Spot on buddy - nice one!

Spot on buddy - nice one!
Forum: project.Maptapper 10 September 2020, 20:26
Replies: 2
Views: 657
Posted By mcgeezer
Test map in Tiled format

Hi all,

Does anyone have a nice test or ripped tile map I can use for my scrolling engine? It needs to be a decent size and in Tiled format, 16x16 pixels in size.

Something like Turrican,...
Forum: News 09 September 2020, 13:50
Replies: 386
Views: 37,248
Posted By mcgeezer
In my mind there's only three flavours of Amiga...

In my mind there's only three flavours of Amiga config, OCS, ECS, AGA.

When I say these I mean the bare bones machines that would retail, so an A500/A500+, A600 or an A1200... it's that simple.
...
Forum: News 08 September 2020, 22:14
Replies: 386
Views: 37,248
Posted By mcgeezer
Hi Tsak, Do you have any research to back...

Hi Tsak,

Do you have any research to back up the A500 claim? It's a genuine question and I'm not trying to call you out on it.... it's just everywhere I look people seem to have AGA compatible...
Forum: Coders. General 08 September 2020, 22:00
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By mcgeezer
Yet again ... God like Ross's Amiga skills...

Yet again ... God like Ross's Amiga skills answers my questions. :bowdown
Forum: Coders. General 08 September 2020, 21:13
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By mcgeezer
Bitmaps to hardware sprites

I know this might seem like a crazy question but does anyone know of a utility that converts bitmap sprites to Amiga hardware sprite format data?

I'm in yet another situation where I have to take...
Forum: Coders. General 08 September 2020, 21:09
Replies: 154
Views: 22,238
Posted By mcgeezer
Looking absolutely this one. Can't wait to play,...

Looking absolutely this one. Can't wait to play, I absolutely love 1942.
Forum: Coders. Contest 07 September 2020, 15:32
Replies: 1,800
Views: 169,364
Posted By mcgeezer
For the recent GamesCom I did an interview about...

For the recent GamesCom I did an interview about coding Rygar with a couple of the guys at Amiga Future.

When I did this interview I had the worst case of the shits I've ever had - hence the sweat...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 07 September 2020, 11:07
Replies: 51
Views: 3,720
Posted By mcgeezer
Just took a look. Agreed, that's the worst I've...

Just took a look. Agreed, that's the worst I've ever seen.
:D
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 06 September 2020, 22:37
Replies: 51
Views: 3,720
Posted By mcgeezer
It's quite possibly the worst game I have ever...

It's quite possibly the worst game I have ever seen on any platform.

And I include Cassette 50 and Auf Wiedesen Pet in that bag too.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 06 September 2020, 20:10
Replies: 20
Views: 9,320
Posted By mcgeezer
The watch points are better to use in my opinion...

The watch points are better to use in my opinion because you can filter on the types of operation and the source of it (CPU, BLIITER channel, COPPER etc).
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 06 September 2020, 19:24
Replies: 51
Views: 3,720
Posted By mcgeezer
Just had a read ... comedy Gold, especially the...

Just had a read ... comedy Gold, especially the spin off onto AA.

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=74348


Edit: Holy Fuck!!!

http://www.rpcgames.com.au/Centron3D_Amiga.html

Just...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 06 September 2020, 18:34
Replies: 51
Views: 3,720
Posted By mcgeezer
I'm all for preservation. As I understand it...

I'm all for preservation.

As I understand it there's a fair bit of work that goes into making a WHDload of a game, i've never made one myself so I wouldn't know the amount of effort but I'm pretty...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 06 September 2020, 17:17
Replies: 51
Views: 3,720
Posted By mcgeezer
I honestly don't know whether to laugh or cry...

I honestly don't know whether to laugh or cry watching that game.
It has to be a piss take. Nobody in their right mind would mix that shit up with one of the greatest 80's films ever made.

You...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 06 September 2020, 14:11
Replies: 51
Views: 3,720
Posted By mcgeezer
Is that the Delorian from Back to the Future?

Is that the Delorian from Back to the Future?
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 05 September 2020, 18:04
Replies: 170
Views: 17,359
Posted By mcgeezer
Kids back at school in the UK, the Covid...

Kids back at school in the UK, the Covid situation is hopefully getting a bit better here so coding continues... here I've added some of the Audio tracks that have kindly been done by Estrak... ...
Forum: Amiga scene 04 September 2020, 00:12
Replies: 55
Views: 6,232
Posted By mcgeezer
I'm not sure how much you inspect as part of the...

I'm not sure how much you inspect as part of the game doing these conversions but how much do you know (everything/some/minimum/zero) about how the scrolling and sprites in the game are working on...
Forum: Coders. General 27 August 2020, 22:39
Replies: 27
Views: 2,730
Posted By mcgeezer
This is exactly what I mean PHX. Consider the...

This is exactly what I mean PHX. Consider the limitation of 1px per frame movement in any direction. Did you achieve it? I was getting all kinds of issues with misplaced tiles when doing diagonal...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 August 2020, 22:34
Replies: 148
Views: 26,303
Posted By mcgeezer
I think there's some give and take here. For...

I think there's some give and take here.

For example, it would have been nice for you to include the Amiga version of Rygar in your history of Rygar video here "history of Rygar...
Forum: News 27 August 2020, 22:23
Replies: 386
Views: 37,248
Posted By mcgeezer
Champion, I'll have a watch for sure.

Champion, I'll have a watch for sure.
Forum: Coders. General 27 August 2020, 21:25
Replies: 27
Views: 2,730
Posted By mcgeezer
I just want to ask a question real quick.... ...

I just want to ask a question real quick....

Is it possible to do an 8-way scroll routine (single speed updates), by blitting only 1 or 2 tiles on either the vertical or horizontal axis?

The...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 August 2020, 20:22
Replies: 179
Views: 9,215
Posted By mcgeezer
I think this answers the OPs question. Great...

I think this answers the OPs question.

Great find. Case closed.
Forum: News 26 August 2020, 21:38
Replies: 750
Views: 40,107
Posted By mcgeezer
Like a git big massive black hole, right?

Like a git big massive black hole, right?
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