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Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 December 2019, 23:08
Replies: 28
Views: 1,142
Posted By MrD
We had Computer Combat over here. :) Though...

We had Computer Combat over here. :) Though somebody (not me!) lost the code wheel for Zool 2...

I've got a question - is it listed anywhere who did the illustrations for these packs? I'm curious...
Forum: support.Hardware 31 October 2019, 21:08
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By MrD
Also you'll need a pic programmer! Edit -...

Also you'll need a pic programmer!

Edit - Alright written some assembly advice and added pinout diagrams to help you when you're stripping and soldering :)
Forum: support.Hardware 31 October 2019, 19:52
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By MrD
I need to make some decent instructions for the...

I need to make some decent instructions for the splicing you need to do.

Otherwise you'd have to hunt in the diary for these images to get the pin numbers: (and remembering the colours won't...
Forum: support.Hardware 30 October 2019, 16:54
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By MrD
PSCD32 - Playstation pad to CD32 adapter

I've put up the schematics, code and dev blog for my Playstation pad to CD32 adapter :)

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EH_OCAVX0AAj4UL?format=jpg&name=360x360

https://www.mrdictionary.net/PSCD32/...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 October 2019, 01:11
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By MrD
Minskies was re-released on Steam earlier this...

Minskies was re-released on Steam earlier this year, heh. I just saw it in one of those bundles you see.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 October 2019, 13:35
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By MrD
cheers!

cheers!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 October 2019, 11:01
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By MrD
Binary Emotions - Speris Legacy & Minskies Furballs cat?

I only just made the connection that Minsc 'da Cat from Speris Legacy might be related to the ball creature Minksies Furballs...

Was there a real Minsc 'da Cat in real life?
Forum: support.Games 03 October 2019, 15:39
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By MrD
I'll stick a podcast on and try the whole gsme...

I'll stick a podcast on and try the whole gsme again. There wasn't any difficult combat up to this point, just a whole lot of Dizzy-ing, so it'll be somewhat faster. But if it happens again by jove...
Forum: support.Games 02 October 2019, 23:20
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By MrD
Hmm. Rats. Thanks anyway. I don't suppose...

Hmm. Rats. Thanks anyway.

I don't suppose there's a temporarily walk through walls cheat to walk past this one man?
Forum: support.Games 02 October 2019, 02:14
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By MrD
In that video, the man is sleeping in the...

In that video, the man is sleeping in the rightmost bed first. They get drugged by Cho. Cho leaves to the Cow Tree Village. Returns, now the left man is also sleeping and can be drugged. Then Cho is...
Forum: support.Games 02 October 2019, 00:11
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By MrD
Stuck in The Speris Legacy CD32

Dear Gamesmaster,

I'm in the underground metallic maze within the tree.

A guard called Arytom is blocking the exit and says he's looking for information about Keles. No matter what I do I can't...
Forum: support.Games 08 September 2019, 00:01
Replies: 10
Views: 965
Posted By MrD
That sounds really cool. Thanks for the trivia! ...

That sounds really cool. Thanks for the trivia!

I was playing the CD32 version and I got a crash...

https://imgur.com/a/OfdFMwE

What I did:
- Had save files in 1,2 but not 3.
- Deleted 1....
Forum: support.Hardware 06 September 2019, 02:35
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
I've been playing Guardian, The Chaos Engine,...

I've been playing Guardian, The Chaos Engine, Microcosm, Marvin's Marvellous Adventure, Lamborghini American Challenge, and Brian the Lion on my CD32 with my adapter with the safety resistor in...
Forum: support.Hardware 05 September 2019, 16:37
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
Tried it with a real CD32 pad, red does nothing....

Tried it with a real CD32 pad, red does nothing. I guess my device is being accurate :)

I put the 47R back as it was, moving onto other games.
Forum: support.Hardware 05 September 2019, 16:28
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
https://imgur.com/a/1seEQdA Even without a...

https://imgur.com/a/1seEQdA

Even without a safety resistor, AN doesn't recognise Fire1. How bizarre. My meter says it's going down to 0.25V but I guess the game is doing some potgo twiddling...
Forum: support.Hardware 05 September 2019, 15:33
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
2 Button mode was straightforward. 7 Button mode...

2 Button mode was straightforward. 7 Button mode was a little more crossed-fingers, since I'm not certain the sequence of events that I'm asking the MCU to perform is strictly within specifications,...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 September 2019, 04:09
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
Thanks :) appreciate it.

Thanks :) appreciate it.
Forum: support.Hardware 02 September 2019, 01:28
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
The hardware for the PS2 side worked first time....

The hardware for the PS2 side worked first time. I just needed to come up with a workable event-driven way to read the pad using the hardware properly, and everything was sunny.

On the Amiga...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 September 2019, 01:18
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EDFcfdQXYAUb53N.jpg ...

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EDFcfdQXYAUb53N.jpg

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/499643631376924673/617042592474857482/IMG_20190830_180340_DRO.jpg
...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 August 2019, 14:36
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
Thanks. :) 10k was my first thought. I'll change...

Thanks. :) 10k was my first thought. I'll change it if I get any weirdness.

I've got small (200R-600R maybe) protection resistors leading into and out of my MCU on the data lines since I don't...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 August 2019, 14:23
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
Roger dodger. The only things that'll be...

Roger dodger.

The only things that'll be connected to the +5V line will be a +3.3V LDO to power the MCU and PS2 pad, and 20k pull-up resistors to the CD32's I/O lines since my MCU runs at +3.3V. ...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 August 2019, 13:49
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
Ooof... I cringed hard at that. That's not good. ...

Ooof... I cringed hard at that. That's not good.

But apart from that, that's good news. Thank you very much. I expect a PS2 pad draws 20-30mA and the PIC I'm using is going to be using hardly any...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 August 2019, 11:10
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By MrD
PSCD32 - PS2 pads on Amiga - was 'current limits of Amiga Joystick ports?'

I'm designing a microcontroller-based adapter to allow the use of PS1/2 pads on an Amiga CD32 (or other Amigas if the software performs the protocol). There's possibly many variations of this...
Forum: support.Games 14 August 2019, 09:26
Replies: 10
Views: 965
Posted By MrD
Thanks clencher. :) As far as I know the map...

Thanks clencher. :)

As far as I know the map statue is just for decoration in that one level.
Forum: support.Games 08 August 2019, 18:35
Replies: 10
Views: 965
Posted By MrD
PopoCop: Thanks, I've been reading that inlay too...

PopoCop: Thanks, I've been reading that inlay too as I said. But I wouldn't implicitly trust what the packaging says, compared to what's really in the game. :P

Gzegzolka: That's great thank you...
Forum: support.Games 08 August 2019, 00:35
Replies: 10
Views: 965
Posted By MrD
Levels in Brian the Lion OCS/AGA and CD32

I'm interested in the differences between the computer and CD32 versions of Brian the Lion.

I was playing the CD32 version and didn't expect to find two new levels The Village People and...
Forum: support.Games 01 July 2019, 13:02
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By MrD
Now all that's left is to find someone with a...

Now all that's left is to find someone with a retail MM on a real Amiga who is good enough to beat Radicator without cheating :)

On Winuae, the fight is suspiciously hyper-fast paced (despite the...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 30 June 2019, 23:24
Replies: 12
Views: 1,089
Posted By MrD
I've found that on my A600, most versions of...

I've found that on my A600, most versions of DOpus had high requirements especially memory - I had to use DiskMaster 2 in the end as an alternative.
Forum: support.Games 29 June 2019, 19:19
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By MrD
Using the [0534] IPF on WinUAE 4.2.1: The codes...

Using the [0534] IPF on WinUAE 4.2.1:
The codes from the Atari sheet seem to work! (I get the 'ok, you can continue' text.)
There's some floppy access but then the game stops, still showing the...
Forum: support.Games 29 June 2019, 18:43
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By MrD
Alright thank you very much :) I'll try the codes...

Alright thank you very much :) I'll try the codes from that link BarryB posted (cheers!) and (unless somebody tries it on a real Amiga) I think that pretty much is case closed.
Forum: support.Games 29 June 2019, 13:36
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By MrD
Metal Masters code card + information?

Does anybody have the code card for Metal Masters?

I know there was some confusion a while back about which versions were cracked correctly, and a friend of mine has told me that all the versions...
Forum: support.Games 25 June 2019, 17:07
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By MrD
Cheers, Damien. I'll have a look at that IPF. ...

Cheers, Damien. I'll have a look at that IPF.

And that's very interesting Galahad! I'd only ever seen the Rednex version many years ago, so seeing the altered title screen and hearing the 'Music1'...
Forum: support.Games 25 June 2019, 16:17
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By MrD
Pinkie (RDX and PDY versions)

There's two different 3-disk cracks for Pinkie, RDX Nov 15 '94 and PDY Nov 30 '94, and I'm curious what the difference between them is.

(Also there's the other fascinating thread...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 November 2018, 15:14
Replies: 33
Views: 5,062
Posted By MrD
I bought Poker Mania from a PD collection for a...

I bought Poker Mania from a PD collection for a quid when I was six or seven years old, so I remember the Green Lizard image (and the guy in the purple jacket from the end of PM) very well! :D
...
Forum: request.Other 03 December 2016, 06:28
Replies: 2
Views: 1,988
Posted By MrD
Thanks a lot!

Thanks a lot!
Forum: request.Other 02 December 2016, 09:43
Replies: 2
Views: 1,988
Posted By MrD
Request: Troddlers Comic

On the original Atod website for Troddlers, they had a link to a Troddlers comic.

http://web.archive.org/web/20000615220346/http://www.atod.se/prevmain.htm#troddlers

But it's not on the web...
Forum: support.Other 20 November 2016, 18:18
Replies: 4
Views: 2,116
Posted By MrD
Ah! Phenomenal work. :D I feel like a bit of...

Ah! Phenomenal work. :D

I feel like a bit of a div now. The disk even has 'Retaliator' written on it! I assumed that he'd overwritten it himself with some obscure thing he'd found on a BBS.
...
Forum: support.Other 20 November 2016, 17:07
Replies: 4
Views: 2,116
Posted By MrD
Anybody recognise this 'did did did' screen? Is it a virus?

I was going through my box of 'shadies' - all the lousy disks that I never ever use and have put aside to be overwritten for better things. Somehow, I just don't think I need a dozen copies of Pen...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 20 November 2016, 17:04
Replies: 43
Views: 16,263
Posted By MrD
It runs perfectly off the A600 hard drive, but...

It runs perfectly off the A600 hard drive, but the floppy drives don't want to respond afterwards. Weird.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 17 November 2016, 08:17
Replies: 43
Views: 16,263
Posted By MrD
I just tried another Gravity Beam disk I had...

I just tried another Gravity Beam disk I had written years ago in my A600. Works fine... except when you try to play another level after finishing one.

Smells like a memory leak, maybe? Doesn't do...
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