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Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 03 February 2019, 21:57
Replies: 347
Views: 20,613
Posted By DrBong
@All Here's a quick one that knocks the number...

@All
Here's a quick one that knocks the number of MIA releases down to 30 - IPF of SpaceJob_1431.....in the Zone. Enjoy! :cool





Denis, any news yet on the raw dumps for Time Bandit?
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 31 January 2019, 16:41
Replies: 347
Views: 20,613
Posted By DrBong
I don't know that there was ever a Time Bandit...

I don't know that there was ever a Time Bandit V1.x release for the Amiga, as there only appear to be V2.0/2.1 releases for the ST (which probably formed the basis for the Amiga port). Anyway, I have...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 24 January 2019, 19:21
Replies: 347
Views: 20,613
Posted By DrBong
Down, but not out. Out of the ashes rises the...

Down, but not out. Out of the ashes rises the phoenix! Here's another magnificent seven, courtesy of our favourite Frenchman!!! :great All IPFs listed below.....in the Zone. Enjoy!

Brainball_2819...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 January 2019, 13:14
Replies: 19
Views: 1,287
Posted By DrBong
@Jeff It's not a coincidence - have a look at...

@Jeff
It's not a coincidence - have a look at the trivia in the notes of the HOL entry! ;)

http://hol.abime.net/469

If you're a real fan of the game, then you'll probably enjoy this 2004...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 December 2018, 20:21
Replies: 154
Views: 10,075
Posted By DrBong
Hear, hear - awesome effort gents!!! :great ...

Hear, hear - awesome effort gents!!! :great

I just hope I get a chance to boot up this ST port on my A500/1200 before the year's out, so I can experience it first-hand and then knock up a HOL...
Forum: Amiga websites reviews 17 December 2018, 18:19
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By DrBong
@Gerry Very interesting, thanks! :cool

@Gerry
Very interesting, thanks! :cool
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 17 December 2018, 17:59
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By DrBong
@DoubleD Good one mate! :cool Nothingness is...

@DoubleD
Good one mate! :cool Nothingness is one of those files that mysteriously disappeared years ago from the main Aminet server for no apparent reason, yet survived on the dormant Aminet mirror...
Forum: support.Games 16 December 2018, 23:34
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By DrBong
Yeh, I'd believe that.....PR managers often...

Yeh, I'd believe that.....PR managers often promised the world and more when new labels were launched back in the day! :p I have a feeling that one of the mags you are talking about might have been...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 December 2018, 22:23
Replies: 72
Views: 6,538
Posted By DrBong
At the risk of muddying the waters further (:p)...

At the risk of muddying the waters further (:p) and for future reference, the TSotTM V1.5 patch (http://aminet.net/package/game/patch/shadow060) is actually available on Aminet. The only trouble is...
Forum: support.Games 16 December 2018, 21:31
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By DrBong
I checked my budget version and it's identical to...

I checked my budget version and it's identical to the Melbourne House version. I can provide you with a raw dump, but I probably won't be able to get to it until the Christmas break.



I'm...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 December 2018, 21:12
Replies: 72
Views: 6,538
Posted By DrBong
The TSotTM V1.5 patch simply brings the different...

The TSotTM V1.5 patch simply brings the different main execs together from all the previous V1.4 patches into a single archive BUT provides a new update of the config file. It's only the config...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 December 2018, 20:17
Replies: 72
Views: 6,538
Posted By DrBong
Is this what you're looking for DoubleD?! ...

Is this what you're looking for DoubleD?!

https://www.amigafuture.de/downloads.php?view=detail&df_id=2350&sid=8b3ac0dd9d5d286fcfa11c5a720d9fbb
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 24 November 2018, 17:58
Replies: 30
Views: 4,150
Posted By DrBong
I probably shouldn't be surprised after your...

I probably shouldn't be surprised after your reconstruction job on Monkey Business, but superb work once again! :cool



Haha, yeh....all we need now is a one-filed version in the great...
Forum: support.Games 24 November 2018, 08:54
Replies: 45
Views: 3,996
Posted By DrBong
I've followed 4-Mat's work from the 90s. Broken...

I've followed 4-Mat's work from the 90s. Broken Heart didn't instantly grab me like some of his others (e.g. Ad Astra (https://is.gd/Flv6Lp)), but it sure becomes infectious after playing it for a...
Forum: support.Games 23 November 2018, 20:41
Replies: 45
Views: 3,996
Posted By DrBong
Thanks Phill! :cool The HOL entry...

Thanks Phill! :cool The HOL entry (http://hol.abime.net/2111) for Starquake has been updated accordingly, and also includes a download link from the Scoopex...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 November 2018, 19:25
Replies: 10
Views: 622
Posted By DrBong
Possibly Mark Brady...

Possibly Mark Brady (http://web.archive.org/web/20141020143457/http://www.mjb-graphics.co.uk/mastertronic.htm), but while he worked on a lot of the earlier Mastertronic 8-bit game covers for Words &...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 November 2018, 22:52
Replies: 361
Views: 73,362
Posted By DrBong
@Phill Fair enough - keep us posted. Nick Jones...

@Phill
Fair enough - keep us posted. Nick Jones (https://www.mobygames.com/developer/sheet/view/developerId,116560/) might be another contender worth looking into. His early games from 1986-88 for...
Forum: Amiga scene 19 November 2018, 21:59
Replies: 361
Views: 73,362
Posted By DrBong
My best guess is a guy called Dave Collins...

My best guess is a guy called Dave Collins (https://www.mobygames.com/developer/sheet/view/developerId,208680/). Apparently, he was responsible for the Amstrad...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 19 November 2018, 14:20
Replies: 8
Views: 632
Posted By DrBong
For future reference, archives of very old...

For future reference, archives of very old WHDLoad HD patches (1995-2001) can be searched for here:
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 November 2018, 22:48
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By DrBong
Give in to your hoarding impulses and get them...

Give in to your hoarding impulses and get them all if you have the storage space! :laughing The thing I find invaluable about the old Aminet CDs is that they actually contain a number of files that...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 November 2018, 08:33
Replies: 361
Views: 73,362
Posted By DrBong
Very well done my friend, very well done! :cool...

Very well done my friend, very well done! :cool Kudos to you and everyone in your support team too for helping just for the sheer love of it (especially given the real life commitments) - commendable...
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 04 November 2018, 08:56
Replies: 116
Views: 27,277
Posted By DrBong
Well done and just wow! :cool:cool:cool ...

Well done and just wow! :cool:cool:cool



We can only hope! ;)
Forum: support.Apps 04 November 2018, 08:47
Replies: 11
Views: 721
Posted By DrBong
VirusZ III (which uses xvs.library) gets my vote!...

VirusZ III (which uses xvs.library) gets my vote!

https://www.vht-dk.dk/amiga/download.htm
Forum: Amiga scene 01 November 2018, 11:42
Replies: 42
Views: 2,162
Posted By DrBong
8" floppy disk - requires an old PET disk drive...

8" floppy disk - requires an old PET disk drive and a custom-made C= PET-to-Amiga IEEE adapter cable! :agree
...
Forum: OT - General 29 October 2018, 21:27
Replies: 11
Views: 778
Posted By DrBong
Aww geez, let's hope Anubis doesn't pop out of...

Aww geez, let's hope Anubis doesn't pop out of your b'day cake! :D Happy b'day anyway Double D! :xmas
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 29 October 2018, 21:23
Replies: 11
Views: 1,201
Posted By DrBong
Very cool rendition of the original soundtrack!...

Very cool rendition of the original soundtrack! :cool
Forum: Member Introductions 29 October 2018, 03:10
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By DrBong
Glad to see you back mate and good to know you...

Glad to see you back mate and good to know you haven't forgotten the old Galaxynet days (or me)!!! :cool

You know, every time I boot up any of my Amiga set-ups.....I'm reminded of you. I've used...
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 29 October 2018, 02:17
Replies: 44
Views: 4,040
Posted By DrBong
We know Jeff, we know! ;) It's good to know that...

We know Jeff, we know! ;) It's good to know that some things haven't changed all these years later since the early days of JST and before!!! :D
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 27 October 2018, 11:18
Replies: 11
Views: 1,201
Posted By DrBong
@earok Who did the music?! Love it! :cool The...

@earok
Who did the music?! Love it! :cool The game itself is how, I imagine, a FPS version of Damage (https://is.gd/6nJRHI) might've been done.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 24 October 2018, 01:47
Replies: 347
Views: 20,613
Posted By DrBong
I'm having a rest! ;) I've got too many...

I'm having a rest! ;)

I've got too many work/family/social commitments atm.....besides that, I'm still too scared to go into my garage to look for more games on your list!!! :shocked:help:agree
Forum: Member Introductions 24 October 2018, 00:43
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By DrBong
Welcome back Sascha (Sasha?) !! :cool Do you find...

Welcome back Sascha (Sasha?) !! :cool Do you find diGiTAL cORRUPTiON mYSTERiOUS??!! :D
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 October 2018, 00:33
Replies: 155
Views: 9,608
Posted By DrBong
An Aussie internet service provider (iiNet) here...

An Aussie internet service provider (iiNet) here a few years ago named their flagship modem/VOIP unit "BOB" (they had two generations - the BOB1 and BOB2 modems :D). From a pure marketing POV, it was...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 23:07
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By DrBong
.....or a Tramiel whisperer! In your face...

.....or a Tramiel whisperer! In your face Sinclair and Sugar!!! :guru

Tramiel made computers as tough as him (well....everything before the Atari ST, at least! :D).
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 22:30
Replies: 67
Views: 3,580
Posted By DrBong
That's another selective example, for mine. The...

That's another selective example, for mine. The conversions need to be looked at on balance in order to reduce bias and form a more objective opinion. As you said, Maniac Mansion and Zak McKracken...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 October 2018, 01:49
Replies: 67
Views: 3,580
Posted By DrBong
Well, I wasn't just talking about the Amiga's...

Well, I wasn't just talking about the Amiga's graphical capabilities - Lucasfilm, for instance, made a concerted effort with sound on a fair few of their Ami conversions.

I think you're being a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 October 2018, 16:05
Replies: 67
Views: 3,580
Posted By DrBong
Spot-on! :cool I think it's a bit unfair...

Spot-on! :cool I think it's a bit unfair comparing the standard Amiga conversion of the MI games to non-standard PC set-ups of the period; more so, if you're comparing the Ami conversions to obscure...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 October 2018, 23:10
Replies: 67
Views: 3,580
Posted By DrBong
I hear ya, but it's not like this is Hewitson's...

I hear ya, but it's not like this is Hewitson's first rodeo on EAB! ;) Good coffee or alcohol may help when reading threads like this! :lol He's not known for having "mainstream" opinions, though,...
Forum: project.EAB 20 October 2018, 23:01
Replies: 12
Views: 1,188
Posted By DrBong
.....and that's on a slow day for DoubleD! He's...

.....and that's on a slow day for DoubleD! He's the quickest keystroker in the west!!! :agree Oooh, that's sounds a bit rude....doesn't it??!! :laughing:cool:laughing
Forum: News 20 October 2018, 22:41
Replies: 71
Views: 10,625
Posted By DrBong
Thanks for all your opinions gents - much...

Thanks for all your opinions gents - much appreciated! :cool I always enjoyed David Pleasance's interviews and guest columns in the mags back in the day too (and the contributions from Dave Haynie...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 October 2018, 22:33
Replies: 67
Views: 3,580
Posted By DrBong
Yep, but the point Hewitson is trying to make is...

Yep, but the point Hewitson is trying to make is that he generally likes the MI games......but thinks that the Amiga release in each case is a poor man's PC conversion, much like Sierra's PC ports of...
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