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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 October 2019, 14:34
Replies: 35
Views: 1,023
Posted By Glen M
While I think you're correct I can imagine the...

While I think you're correct I can imagine the threads of hatred and disgust over a CD32 mini. The CD32 itself already gets much undeserved hatred in the community and a mini version would only add...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 October 2019, 13:50
Replies: 56
Views: 7,320
Posted By Glen M
Its also not an 030 accelerator. I know your fed...

Its also not an 030 accelerator. I know your fed up with this but can you not simply get a refund for the faulty product that you returned then buy an actual 030 accelerator from another source?
Forum: Amiga scene 18 October 2019, 13:43
Replies: 24
Views: 723
Posted By Glen M
Yes that it. Don't were I got the first person...

Yes that it. Don't were I got the first person thing from as its obviously not, maybe from the fmv sequence. Strange how the mind works!
Forum: Amiga scene 18 October 2019, 10:09
Replies: 24
Views: 723
Posted By Glen M
There a game I can remember from a CD32 gamer...

There a game I can remember from a CD32 gamer cover disc but I can't remember the name of it. It was a first person point n click adventure type affair. Looked very impressive for the time but the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 October 2019, 10:15
Replies: 35
Views: 1,023
Posted By Glen M
That piece of pish is not a mini amiga but rather...

That piece of pish is not a mini amiga but rather a raspberry pi in a 3d printed case with a floppy drive. But do not let that full you as it cannot boot to the floppy drive but rather its just used...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 October 2019, 14:51
Replies: 35
Views: 1,023
Posted By Glen M
I don't know about you but a world were death is...

I don't know about you but a world were death is cured would be a bad one. Over population would run away and if you lived forever I can guarantee you there'd be no retirement to look forward to. I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 October 2019, 14:09
Replies: 103
Views: 10,477
Posted By Glen M
Not exactly. I've was waiting for the girl who...

Not exactly. I've was waiting for the girl who is going to paint it to come back to me on her availability so I just need to get it sent off now which I keep putting off for no reason other than...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 October 2019, 10:00
Replies: 103
Views: 10,477
Posted By Glen M
Quick note to say CRG rolled up to 200...

Quick note to say CRG rolled up to 200 subscribers yesterday!

A massive thank you to everyone that has and continues to support me.

There was no video last week as I got coerced into...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 October 2019, 11:00
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
My story is similar to yours in that I had my...

My story is similar to yours in that I had my Amiga back in the day but its only the last few years that I've really gotten back into it and starting to get involved in the scene. This years event...
Forum: support.Hardware 10 October 2019, 10:09
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
Yep extension cables are a good source of...

Yep extension cables are a good source of premoulded wires. I've a few SNES cables with male ends lying in a drawer after making some SNES to CD-i adapters for myself and others.

Good to see...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 October 2019, 21:35
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
Disconnect the yellow wire and do not reconnect...

Disconnect the yellow wire and do not reconnect it anywhere.

Disconnect the red wire and connect it to where the yellow wire was.

Install 1k resistor between new position of red wire and old...
Forum: support.Hardware 09 October 2019, 10:16
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
Given that stick has MSX and Amstrad in the...

Given that stick has MSX and Amstrad in the selection I'd guess its a master system stick and not a mega drive stick so set to Sega it should work fine with 2 button inputs. If set to Amiga does it...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 October 2019, 10:10
Replies: 87
Views: 3,223
Posted By Glen M
When having this discussion you need to be very...

When having this discussion you need to be very careful to stay grounded firmly in the era of games you are looking at. There is no point in comparing a games from the early 90s to games now that...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2019, 23:43
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
When you say regular amiga pad what do you mean? ...

When you say regular amiga pad what do you mean? I thought from reading this thread you only had a megadrive pad?

I have a techno swift plus amiga pad here that has 2 physical buttons but its...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2019, 14:25
Replies: 22
Views: 515
Posted By Glen M
I've been looking an answer to this question...

I've been looking an answer to this question myself lately.

From what I understand yes you need to terminate the scsi bus regardless of what devices are connected.

Now, that said... I have...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 October 2019, 11:12
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
To answer your question directly the issue (as...

To answer your question directly the issue (as already alluded to ) is that the Megadrive pad is wired completely different than most any other 9 pin joypad/stick so personally for me I would advise...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 October 2019, 19:28
Replies: 38
Views: 1,493
Posted By Glen M
I'll have to check out the cd32 version in more...

I'll have to check out the cd32 version in more detailed then. I have played it through whdload but not to much, certain ly haven't done any mining in it. The bug I was referring to in mining is...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 15:53
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By Glen M
IMO the CD32 pad is the best for these games as...

IMO the CD32 pad is the best for these games as strafing is (or can be) defined to the shoulder buttons. Its just a shame the gloom engine doesn't support circle strafing.
Forum: support.Hardware 07 October 2019, 15:50
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Glen M
I've went over it with IPA and it took off a fair...

I've went over it with IPA and it took off a fair bit of dirt but the problem persists unless the card is pull out a few mm.

The machine also has various other minor issues that I'm putting down...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 October 2019, 15:47
Replies: 2,369
Views: 353,125
Posted By Glen M
I've got another one that just came to me at the...

I've got another one that just came to me at the weekend when playing with my A1200.

Why is there a blank key on the keyboard beside return?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 October 2019, 15:35
Replies: 38
Views: 1,493
Posted By Glen M
And I stand corrected. I had assumed it...

And I stand corrected.

I had assumed it was a DOS game first and foremost given the better graphical features.

It is a ground breaking game either way though. What Doom is to Wolfenstien...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 October 2019, 14:44
Replies: 38
Views: 1,493
Posted By Glen M
I think for a list like this you need to look at...

I think for a list like this you need to look at Amiga exclusive titles as many games like Monkey Island, Frontier, Dune 2 while absolute classics and on the Amiga are mere ports of their MS-DOS...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 October 2019, 21:13
Replies: 103
Views: 10,477
Posted By Glen M
The wallpaper background has been a part of the...

The wallpaper background has been a part of the computer setup so long as GUI's have been a thing. We all know who to set a picture as our windows wallpaper but what about workbench?

In this...
Forum: support.Hardware 04 October 2019, 11:29
Replies: 24
Views: 1,892
Posted By Glen M
Out of interest has anyone tried to overclock the...

Out of interest has anyone tried to overclock the whole machine and use a different crystal to control video sync only?
Forum: support.Hardware 04 October 2019, 10:40
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Glen M
Just to let you lot know and anyone else who may...

Just to let you lot know and anyone else who may be searching for resolutions to such problems in the future I fixed it. But you will not believe just how stupid it was. To fix it all I had to do...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 October 2019, 14:29
Replies: 24
Views: 1,892
Posted By Glen M
This sounds similar to the overclocking mod...

This sounds similar to the overclocking mod carried out on the megadrive but in that all most do is lift pin 15 of the chip and route your own higher clock to that from a seperate crystal. Its very...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 October 2019, 12:37
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Glen M
Just thinking out loud here but could it be that...

Just thinking out loud here but could it be that my spare 1200 needs a recap? I've ordered the caps and hopefully will be doing it this weekend.

Or could it be the timing fix needs done i.e....
Forum: support.Hardware 03 October 2019, 01:05
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Glen M
Paid £30 including postage. Did OK I think.

Paid £30 including postage. Did OK I think.
Forum: support.Hardware 03 October 2019, 00:51
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Glen M
thanks, that link has the manual. I've...

thanks, that link has the manual.

I've since tried the card in my main A1200 and its booted fine and has been running ok for the last 30 minutes or so. I'm thinking its maybe still a dirty...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 October 2019, 00:07
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Glen M
M1202 memory expansion help please

I recently bought a M1202 ram expansion from ebay sold as faulty.

It has 4mb of ram and fpu fitted. There is also a coin cell battery for the clock.

I noticed on the eBay add that the...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 October 2019, 13:25
Replies: 27
Views: 987
Posted By Glen M
Point taken. I have been considering some...

Point taken.

I have been considering some sort of cooling solution for my CD32 for the upcoming TF360 as for that card I think you'll need something. That said Stephen (aka Mr T. Fire) doesn't...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 October 2019, 11:43
Replies: 190
Views: 16,522
Posted By Glen M
This statement above pricked my interest. If the...

This statement above pricked my interest. If the engine allows a player to freely walk around a 3D environment so you have a view in any direction from any point how is it possible to precompute...
Forum: support.Hardware 30 September 2019, 17:01
Replies: 27
Views: 987
Posted By Glen M
The SX expansions were all built around 2.5" hard...

The SX expansions were all built around 2.5" hard drives so I do not see power to a modern more efficient drive being an issue. Oh and handling and prepping an IDE drive in winuae is IDENTICAL to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 September 2019, 13:18
Replies: 484
Views: 23,269
Posted By Glen M
Screamer 2 on glide looks awful with lots of...

Screamer 2 on glide looks awful with lots of screen tearing. If you specifically want to play that game run it in software mode. Your early 2000's rig will fly through it.

If you are looking a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 September 2019, 13:35
Replies: 103
Views: 10,477
Posted By Glen M
In this weeks video we take a look at a method I...

In this weeks video we take a look at a method I use for transferring small files from my PC to the Amiga using ADFs but not emulation. Using ADF OPUS we can create and manipulate ADF disk images...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 26 September 2019, 14:18
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By Glen M
No floppy port. You could buy an addon that...

No floppy port. You could buy an addon that plugged into the expansion slot and added a floppy drive. It was a bulky white thing and the drive sat on top of the CD32 above the expansion slot. I...
Forum: request.Modules 26 September 2019, 14:15
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Glen M
Thank you. I'll have a browse later and I'm sure...

Thank you. I'll have a browse later and I'm sure I'll be able to find something to my taste.
Forum: request.Modules 26 September 2019, 10:06
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Glen M
I can't find any mods by nose bleed or...

I can't find any mods by nose bleed or nasenbluten (the german name of the group) but I have listened to some of their stuff on youtube. Perhaps a bit to hard for my taste, would be more onto...
Forum: request.Modules 25 September 2019, 10:13
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Glen M
I highly recommend you check out the tunes and...

I highly recommend you check out the tunes and remixes by Daxx.

modules.pl has a few decent tracks under the genres hardcore, rave or techno but there are bound to be more Amiga module producers...
Forum: request.Modules 24 September 2019, 22:02
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By Glen M
UK Happy Hardcore Modules

So yeah I'm into my UK Hardcore or Happy Hardcore as some would call it and I've been searching for Amiga modules of this genre to try my hand at some PT1210 mixing perhaps back to back with my...
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