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Forum: News Yesterday, 01:05
Replies: 93
Views: 6,103
Posted By saimon69
I would do a serie of pipes from one side to the...

I would do a serie of pipes from one side to the other;full pipelines disappears together with dead joints
Forum: News Yesterday, 00:22
Replies: 93
Views: 6,103
Posted By saimon69
@BippyM Had always the idea of a mix between...

@BippyM

Had always the idea of a mix between tetris and pipemania but have no tech skill to put it together...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 January 2020, 22:27
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By saimon69
You should aspire to get to Hokuto no Ken...

You should aspire to get to Hokuto no Ken instead, with all the plot and the squishy enemy explosions
Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2020, 19:54
Replies: 234
Views: 5,859
Posted By saimon69
I am a darn PITA for boxes, did envy deeply...

I am a darn PITA for boxes, did envy deeply japanese megadrive cartridge cases and their color manuals, but understand are pretty expensive to make...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2020, 18:20
Replies: 234
Views: 5,859
Posted By saimon69
You can still do a BYOB (build your own box)...

You can still do a BYOB (build your own box) package, like Barbarian+ did, included in the digital download to add interest; will include PDF of box and manual and then if someone has the patience...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 21:01
Replies: 234
Views: 5,859
Posted By saimon69
so this is my take: the ROI [return of...

so this is my take:
the ROI [return of investment] from the time and resources spent on doing a retrogame is a thorny issue that i did experienced firsthand with some games i made music on; however...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 January 2020, 20:20
Replies: 33
Views: 897
Posted By saimon69
I have the feeling that Motos on the ZX spectrum...

I have the feeling that Motos on the ZX spectrum might be a better experience than the arcade itself
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 January 2020, 18:22
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By saimon69
Leatherneck for me too, one of the first games i...

Leatherneck for me too, one of the first games i had on Amiga, the dad of Dogs of War and also the first time (maybe only) that i heard that trumped sample used in a good way :) pity the game was...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 19:57
Replies: 23
Views: 508
Posted By saimon69
Guess what, i think i have been there in 1987,...

Guess what, i think i have been there in 1987, when it hosted a Giro d'Italia leg goal - i remember they had Eschs'n'Aurunmilla there :) (and Cipollini won that leg)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 19:00
Replies: 23
Views: 508
Posted By saimon69
What arcade was? In Rimini or Riccione? In...

What arcade was? In Rimini or Riccione?

In the 90s used to do "pilgrimage" in the main arcades there at least once at month to see new stuff - Central Park, Galassia, Sala 2000 in Riccione... :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 18:59
Replies: 23
Views: 508
Posted By saimon69
Had some crowd around me when was doing with a...

Had some crowd around me when was doing with a friend challenges at Xevious
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 16 January 2020, 18:57
Replies: 49
Views: 4,309
Posted By saimon69
Well if you need some extra music let me know as...

Well if you need some extra music let me know as usual ^^
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 January 2020, 18:34
Replies: 36
Views: 1,187
Posted By saimon69
hmm, resolution is slow and show pixels but that...

hmm, resolution is slow and show pixels but that background might be simply genlocked, not generated
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 January 2020, 09:11
Replies: 227
Views: 21,159
Posted By saimon69
Some questions for you: right now you are...

Some questions for you:

right now you are replacing the graphics, however is also possible for you to change the road map and objects placement if needed?
And how feasible would be to maybe also...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 January 2020, 22:52
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By saimon69
I did start on Sonix too, it was an incredible...

I did start on Sonix too, it was an incredible program: pretty simple to start and to experiment if you know music basics; then i did pass to try SoundFX by Linel and then later on noisetracker to do...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 January 2020, 19:47
Replies: 153
Views: 4,813
Posted By saimon69
Paula is as good as how much ChipRAM you give...

Paula is as good as how much ChipRAM you give her.
With a couple of hundred KBs of RAM you can do some very professional level sounding music that will sound better than what you usually get on the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 January 2020, 21:35
Replies: 372
Views: 46,448
Posted By saimon69
Well, you don't need a full port of Virtua...

Well, you don't need a full port of Virtua Racing; just as the outrun "restoration" - that is starting to be really good on ST - you need something that "feels" and plays like Virtua Racing; i...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 January 2020, 20:00
Replies: 21
Views: 881
Posted By saimon69
A reminder that Shadow warrior is, in fact, known...

A reminder that Shadow warrior is, in fact, known in US and japan as Ninja Gaiden :)
and btw another westernised palette - or at least blue feel plasticky on Amiga to me :/ - ok is actually due to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 January 2020, 07:12
Replies: 372
Views: 46,448
Posted By saimon69
lol, Shell renamed Cli, and you know is Amiga :P

lol, Shell renamed Cli, and you know is Amiga :P
Forum: Coders. General 13 January 2020, 02:15
Replies: 84
Views: 7,878
Posted By saimon69
You need probably some batch processor like ADPro...

You need probably some batch processor like ADPro and the superpalette feature; will choose all most used colors from each tileset image
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 January 2020, 01:46
Replies: 227
Views: 21,159
Posted By saimon69
This show how US Gold did literally shoot herself...

This show how US Gold did literally shoot herself in the foot rushing out the product; given some more time even the original would have been MUCH better and their reputation untarnished; but you are...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 January 2020, 09:09
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By saimon69
I think is a copperfill, and usually no more than...

I think is a copperfill, and usually no more than overall 8 colors for polygons but might be wrong
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 January 2020, 21:07
Replies: 53
Views: 2,616
Posted By saimon69
By the way, question: can amiga sprites be...

By the way, question: can amiga sprites be stretched out like on c64 and Atari?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 January 2020, 21:06
Replies: 53
Views: 2,616
Posted By saimon69
Is mainly due to teenage expectations; the Amiga...

Is mainly due to teenage expectations; the Amiga was the DREAM ARCADE machine at home for majority of european teens, that did not even knew of the existence of x68000 - i did learn it by reading a...
Forum: Coders. General 08 January 2020, 22:22
Replies: 574
Views: 47,514
Posted By saimon69
I did not play too much on Metal Slug but seems...

I did not play too much on Metal Slug but seems to remember game maps were rarely more than two screens high, you could reduce to 1.5 and make transition screens between areas (like simulating...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 January 2020, 08:56
Replies: 75
Views: 2,501
Posted By saimon69
They did not recapture palette data, though; ...

They did not recapture palette data, though;
Westernization - as i mean, however, is more related to what colors and tones WE feel to use in certain areas or for certain objects/ environments, that...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 January 2020, 08:23
Replies: 153
Views: 4,813
Posted By saimon69
Well, Sega does what NintenDON'T, BUT only AMIGA...

Well, Sega does what NintenDON'T, BUT only AMIGA makes it possible! ;)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 January 2020, 06:27
Replies: 153
Views: 4,813
Posted By saimon69
I want to remember the obvious, which is that,...

I want to remember the obvious, which is that, despite we are talking about games, the megadrive was a console while the a1200 was a computer, therefore could have all productive software we need...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 January 2020, 11:10
Replies: 75
Views: 2,501
Posted By saimon69
A different example of color choices, let see two...

A different example of color choices, let see two games one from japan and one from europe

Japan - Soldier Blade PC Engine...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 January 2020, 10:50
Replies: 75
Views: 2,501
Posted By saimon69
We are speaking different languages here (and no,...

We are speaking different languages here (and no, i don't mean French and italian)
first is not about the color number but about the color choice; japanese games used to have more mellow colors...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 January 2020, 03:42
Replies: 16
Views: 577
Posted By saimon69
Both the intro and the ending were showing full...

Both the intro and the ending were showing full fledged the 7 channels sound routine before the full culmination that was Apidya Ending song :)
Forum: Amiga scene 07 January 2020, 03:35
Replies: 121
Views: 9,212
Posted By saimon69
By the way, for the credits you can address me as...

By the way, for the credits you can address me as J.M.D.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 January 2020, 19:49
Replies: 75
Views: 2,501
Posted By saimon69
Problem with Golden Axe palette is that has been...

Problem with Golden Axe palette is that has been "westernized"; in the last 30 years there was a distinct difference of tastes between japanese color choice and european ones that now, due to further...
Forum: Coders. Contest 04 January 2020, 02:34
Replies: 65
Views: 11,171
Posted By saimon69
i know was still working on it, since i took care...

i know was still working on it, since i took care of the soundtrack, that am revising a bit
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 January 2020, 02:32
Replies: 9
Views: 973
Posted By saimon69
I remember that with the workbench 1.2,it...

I remember that with the workbench 1.2,it actually gave me first glimpse on WIMP interfaces
Forum: Music. Tutorials 31 December 2019, 21:43
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By saimon69
Milkytracker has a bit less features but is still...

Milkytracker has a bit less features but is still pretty usable; i did try it in 2009 after like ten years i did not do any amiga song and felt at home almost immediately; it also doubles as...
Forum: Music. Tutorials 29 December 2019, 20:41
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By saimon69
Use of timing pretty precise, multiple chord...

Use of timing pretty precise, multiple chord samples, a "trompe l'oreil" approach (your brain fills up sometimes for carefully placed gaps) and lot of practice

Plus the fact that Martin Iveson is...
Forum: Music. Tutorials 28 December 2019, 22:54
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By saimon69
OpenMPT or Milkytracker are the best tools of the...

OpenMPT or Milkytracker are the best tools of the trade on windows; while OpenMPT let you do the format transition, milky is more limited but is small and has all basic tools you might need;

I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 December 2019, 08:58
Replies: 426
Views: 22,682
Posted By saimon69
Those are in my opinion mostly JRPGs...

Those are in my opinion mostly JRPGs metroidvanias and cadash-style hybrids, pity those also to be well done require a good amount of planning and hands on... :(
Forum: Graphics. Finished Work 20 December 2019, 20:43
Replies: 14
Views: 461
Posted By saimon69
You are seriously going eBoy style here! He uses...

You are seriously going eBoy style here! He uses photoshop but i can bet that dpaint sources are WAY better! ;)
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