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Forum: Coders. Contest Yesterday, 20:23
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Posted By mcgeezer
Thanks.... The source won't be released any...

Thanks....

The source won't be released any time soon. If you're interested in some of the methods I use in the game then follow my AmigaGameDev series. ;)
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware Yesterday, 18:30
Replies: 17
Views: 725
Posted By mcgeezer
Again - this is exactly what I do in Rygar, the...

Again - this is exactly what I do in Rygar, the top and bottom background colours are not using register 0 but are painted Black. I then change the priorities above the panel to not show sprites,...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware Yesterday, 16:18
Replies: 9
Views: 246
Posted By mcgeezer
I did it in Rygar on the hi-score screen... it...

I did it in Rygar on the hi-score screen... it changes the colour for 18 lines lines at a specific start and end horizontal position.

Here's the code snippet...

moveq #$12,d7

...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware Yesterday, 15:12
Replies: 9
Views: 246
Posted By mcgeezer
You can make the copper wait on horizontal...

You can make the copper wait on horizontal positions as well.

Geezer
Forum: Coders. Tutorials 09 November 2019, 01:42
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By mcgeezer
Episode #3 is now uploaded. I'm not going to...

Episode #3 is now uploaded.

I'm not going to link to all the content... but I'll do the video and website.
https://www.amigagamedev.com (https://www.amigagamedev.com/)
...
Forum: Coders. General 08 November 2019, 21:06
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
To be fair, i havent tried too hard to find an...

To be fair, i havent tried too hard to find an artist yet. I’d prefer to get a game ready and then have the artists bid for the project.

Hopefully more coders are coming to the scene - i’m trying...
Forum: Coders. General 08 November 2019, 20:36
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
and graphics artists arn’t exactly falling off...

and graphics artists arn’t exactly falling off the trees these days to work on the Amiga...
Forum: Coders. General 08 November 2019, 18:10
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
Yeah - my calcs are based on that.

Yeah - my calcs are based on that.
Forum: Coders. General 08 November 2019, 13:27
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
On the subject of memory usage... if you keep...

On the subject of memory usage... if you keep the tiles in fast ram and not use the blitter for them then the game will fit for ocs amigas.

I have just had this brain wave sitting on the shitter.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 07 November 2019, 23:25
Replies: 17
Views: 725
Posted By mcgeezer
In rygar i only clip vertically and i do exactly...

In rygar i only clip vertically and i do exactly what roondar has suggested on the horizontal axis.
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 22:57
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
Oh yeah, my a500 was bought well after 1989. ...

Oh yeah, my a500 was bought well after 1989.

Got mine in 1991
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 22:12
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
Back in the day i distinctly remember my a500...

Back in the day i distinctly remember my a500 having 1mb chip and 1 mb fast and it was defo not an a500+.
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 20:33
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
Excellent - glad we could put it to bed. Now...

Excellent - glad we could put it to bed.

Now there's plenty of other ports to do for the Amiga that are entirely do-able.
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 20:28
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
Great! So can we all now agree that porting...

Great!

So can we all now agree that porting the game to OCS Amigas is futile?

ECS may be possible, but a lot of effort required just for that.
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 20:11
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
You're welcome. So here is something...

You're welcome.

So here is something straight away to think about.

Unless you split the tiles, you're looking at 156Kb - splitting them per round may get save some ram so I would say 75kb to...
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 19:50
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
Please do some memory calculations first. I'm...

Please do some memory calculations first. I'm telling you it won't be easy without a fair amount of work.

If I release the code I need convincing that the project will be seen through, the first...
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 19:45
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
http://109.228.4.199/downloads/Rygar_IFF_Assets.7z

http://109.228.4.199/downloads/Rygar_IFF_Assets.7z
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 19:22
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
I'm not bothered whether it is for OCS or ECS. ...

I'm not bothered whether it is for OCS or ECS.

Obviously I would help with the project but I wouldn't lead on it - I am willing to be proved wrong that it can't be done but I need convincing that...
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 19:14
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
You’re gonna need some memory calculations,...

You’re gonna need some memory calculations, remember it has to fit in 512kb chip and 512 fast.

Look at the sprite sheet that is loaded, for a start that is going to need to be split down.
Forum: Coders. General 07 November 2019, 18:59
Replies: 2,263
Views: 344,001
Posted By mcgeezer
If someone can give some viable methods and ideas...

If someone can give some viable methods and ideas on how to rygar aga run well on ocs then i’ll open the code after i have fixed the final bugs in the game.

When i say viable i mean...

1) the...
Forum: Coders. Contest 06 November 2019, 00:34
Replies: 1,649
Views: 119,171
Posted By mcgeezer
It really does pain me that the pile of shit site...

It really does pain me that the pile of shit site that is lemonamiga allows some real fucking dick heads to remain over there without any moderation what so ever.

It's such a shame I can't close...
Forum: Coders. Contest 05 November 2019, 22:40
Replies: 32
Views: 1,447
Posted By mcgeezer
Yup...don't worry gents, all of these will be...

Yup...don't worry gents, all of these will be fixed in due course.

It's been a good few weeks since release so getting my mojo back.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 November 2019, 15:20
Replies: 34
Views: 1,297
Posted By mcgeezer
yeah, hardwired is my favorite Amiga demo (from...

yeah, hardwired is my favorite Amiga demo (from BITD) to be fair.
Forum: Coders. Tutorials 03 November 2019, 23:09
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By mcgeezer
Amiga Game Development series

Hi all,

Some of you will probably have seen I have started to do an Amiga game development tutorial series (I've actually been meaning to do it for a while).

As there is an awesome pool of...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 November 2019, 22:57
Replies: 63
Views: 5,445
Posted By mcgeezer
Hi Patrick, it was lovely to meet you (albeit...

Hi Patrick, it was lovely to meet you (albeit briefly) at Amiga 34.

I wish we had had more time to chat while I was there but I was wondering what you are using to develop your games? Have you...
Forum: Amiga scene 03 November 2019, 12:21
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
Yup, loading network drivers into the 640kb base...

Yup, loading network drivers into the 640kb base - a true pain.
Forum: Amiga scene 03 November 2019, 12:11
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
Like everything you post, you’re wrong. I...

Like everything you post, you’re wrong.

I worked as a desktop engineer in 1992 and the cheapest price for a pc (probably TINY computers at the time) was vastly more expensive than an a1200.
Forum: Amiga scene 03 November 2019, 00:45
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
I've never been in to PC gaming since I left Half...

I've never been in to PC gaming since I left Half Life 2.

I 'm with you... I can't understand why people would spunk that much money on a gaming machine - their logic hurts my head.
Forum: Amiga scene 02 November 2019, 23:21
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
Please don't forget the eye watering price for a...

Please don't forget the eye watering price for a PC too at the time...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 November 2019, 22:35
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
No fucking shit Sherlock!

No fucking shit Sherlock!
Forum: Amiga scene 01 November 2019, 23:33
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
By a country mile!

By a country mile!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 November 2019, 14:18
Replies: 34
Views: 1,297
Posted By mcgeezer
Very simple and it’s not difficult, what i’m...

Very simple and it’s not difficult, what i’m after are references from others what they think is a good demo so that i can watch them. Yes, i could go to pouet, but i’d like to ask members of the...
Forum: Coders. General 01 November 2019, 00:05
Replies: 74
Views: 5,323
Posted By mcgeezer
Drop a pm to Ross... he's the boy.

Drop a pm to Ross... he's the boy.
Forum: Amiga scene 31 October 2019, 23:51
Replies: 968
Views: 53,858
Posted By mcgeezer
Was I disappointed in the A1200 back in the...

Was I disappointed in the A1200 back in the day.... remembering back yeah I think I was.

But today, the machine is a Power House (certainly compared to an OCS Amiga), the machine sits between a...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 31 October 2019, 14:52
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By mcgeezer
I actually cover this in my up coming episode of...

I actually cover this in my up coming episode of amigagamedev.

But yep - i am with you, back in the day i dont think i even considered the flags that much.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 31 October 2019, 01:00
Replies: 34
Views: 1,297
Posted By mcgeezer
Your favourite demo of all time on any system.

I’d seen this demo a couple of years ago but could not remember who did it.

Quite simply, this beats every other demo i’ve ever seen... it just melts my mind how they did this (even on a pc).
...
Forum: Coders. Contest 29 October 2019, 10:44
Replies: 1,649
Views: 119,171
Posted By mcgeezer
yup.... can you imagine what it was like for me...

yup.... can you imagine what it was like for me in the arcade as a 12 year old... having Rygar eat all my 10 pences in about 2 minutes. My Grandma thought I was being bullied. :D
Forum: Coders. Contest 28 October 2019, 23:32
Replies: 1,649
Views: 119,171
Posted By mcgeezer
All the versions are on the page of the final...

All the versions are on the page of the final release... and they're clearly marked.

To labour the point... I'll fix the bugs after I have enough to fix that warrants a fresh release. I'm sorry...
Forum: Coders. Contest 28 October 2019, 22:35
Replies: 1,649
Views: 119,171
Posted By mcgeezer
Both the ADF's at the Rygar release...

Both the ADF's at the Rygar release (http://109.228.4.199/rygar/) page are exactly the same and the latest version I have released.

205ec5d7ee297cc373095c747abb1342 rygar_aga_final.adf...
Forum: Coders. Contest 28 October 2019, 14:00
Replies: 1,649
Views: 119,171
Posted By mcgeezer
Indeed - this is why I'm waiting for as many bugs...

Indeed - this is why I'm waiting for as many bugs to be reported and then I'll fix them all over a couple of weeks.

I had to get the game released for Amiga34...otherwise it would have just...
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