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Forum: OT - General Yesterday, 17:28
Replies: 24
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Posted By SquawkBox
Mine scripts on top of the Greasemonkey...

Mine scripts on top of the Greasemonkey (https://addons.mozilla.org/fr/firefox/addon/greasemonkey/) script manager, should work in a similar fashion. Another cool user script is the one which allows...
Forum: OT - General Yesterday, 10:37
Replies: 3
Views: 113
Posted By SquawkBox
Since money is not an issue, why not an AmigaOne...

Since money is not an issue, why not an AmigaOne X5000 (https://amigakit.amiga.store/product_info.php?products_id=1303) instead. For one thing, it ought to be much faster than both classic / legacy...
Forum: OT - General 15 October 2019, 18:24
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By SquawkBox
Thread subject reminds me of a one-hit wonder...

Thread subject reminds me of a one-hit wonder dance tune from a dude nicknamed Sagat

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIGPVIQoN9g
Forum: OT - General 15 October 2019, 16:57
Replies: 24
Views: 396
Posted By SquawkBox
That's the size after I had it repacked with...

That's the size after I had it repacked with 7zip. Actual size is 14160Kb (total size, minus the readme's). At the rate things are going, the empire invasion will have swept the place before the...
Forum: OT - General 15 October 2019, 15:45
Replies: 24
Views: 396
Posted By SquawkBox
Floppy disk Check https://reek.github.io/anti-adblock-killer/...

Check https://reek.github.io/anti-adblock-killer/ it's not unusual nor especially challenging to try to circumvent websites adblock
detection mechanism. Anyway, I zoned the PC port evoked in post...
Forum: OT - General 15 October 2019, 01:46
Replies: 24
Views: 396
Posted By SquawkBox
Same here. This said, I've noticed not so long...

Same here. This said, I've noticed not so long ago someone at Classic Retro Games made a surprisingly competent PC port of Soldier Of Light aka Xain'D Sleena...
Forum: OT - General 14 October 2019, 22:46
Replies: 44
Views: 2,270
Posted By SquawkBox
Or maybe the man would enjoy some time as one of...

Or maybe the man would enjoy some time as one of eab's prominent wiki managers, surely I would :nervous .
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 09 October 2019, 21:18
Replies: 65
Views: 2,372
Posted By SquawkBox
Some people are to this very day very fond of...

Some people are to this very day very fond of Amiga (but also C64, CPC) arcade conversions and movie licenses, the good ones but also the average ones. IMHO, it's of no use (or close) to try to bring...
Forum: OT - General 09 October 2019, 11:42
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By SquawkBox
Until we find a way to actually get you back...

Until we find a way to actually get you back there, and let's hope for the best, I'd like to invoke a well-known figure of the past. His words
are aimed at those who are somehow apprehensive about...
Forum: OT - General 09 October 2019, 01:53
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By SquawkBox
From my standpoint, it has started to become...

From my standpoint, it has started to become reminiscent of a famous meme (https://knowyourmeme.com/memes/godwins-law).
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 October 2019, 20:42
Replies: 31
Views: 2,872
Posted By SquawkBox
A couple more links featuring humongous...

A couple more links featuring humongous (relatively speaking) lists of carefully chosen PC games :
https://www.imdb.com/list/ls074825432/?sort=release_date,asc&st_dt=&mode=detail&page=1...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 October 2019, 17:01
Replies: 65
Views: 2,372
Posted By SquawkBox
Tass Times in Tonetown narrative structure is...

Tass Times in Tonetown narrative structure is very commonplace, yet the cute and colorful still graphics may have fooled our young eyes during the Amiga heydays. Also Novagen's Backlash comes to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 October 2019, 12:11
Replies: 38
Views: 1,443
Posted By SquawkBox
Shufflepuck Cafe, let's see... Not a bad game by...

Shufflepuck Cafe, let's see... Not a bad game by any means, but I never liked it very much. I'd say, in no particular order, Menace (I know, not a very innovative shooter but has that certain...
Forum: OT - General 06 October 2019, 06:33
Replies: 19
Views: 898
Posted By SquawkBox
https://www.denofgeek.com/movies/blade/18770/the-1...

https://www.denofgeek.com/movies/blade/18770/the-10-greatest-rutger-hauer-films-that-aren%E2%80%99t-blade-runner
Do yourself a favor, also add up both the Hitcher (1986) and Salute Of the Jugger aka...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 October 2019, 13:01
Replies: 78
Views: 2,768
Posted By SquawkBox
I find it interesting to read about that late...

I find it interesting to read about that late 70s, early 80s stuff from all of you, but I don't think pos consoles bearing a membrane keyboard could really qualify as computers (Videopac, and...
Forum: OT - Technical 01 October 2019, 07:14
Replies: 10
Views: 311
Posted By SquawkBox
Apologizes in advance if I am about to appear out...

Apologizes in advance if I am about to appear out of key somehow, considering the rather relaxed conversation the two of you are having : I am not sure I would part with the PS3 in a snap if I had...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 October 2019, 02:27
Replies: 78
Views: 2,768
Posted By SquawkBox
Karateka, on the Apple II. Played it for a while...

Karateka, on the Apple II. Played it for a while at my cousin's place. Meynaf ported the enhanced version (https://www.vintageisthenewold.com/after-30-years-amiga-can-finally-play-karateka/) from the...
Forum: OT - General 30 September 2019, 12:07
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By SquawkBox
I see what you mean, borborygmi rather than...

I see what you mean, borborygmi rather than vocalization. Kurt Cobain probably would have called their singing style hormoaning :o .
Maybe they borrowed from Gojira and similar death metal bands.
Forum: OT - General 30 September 2019, 05:20
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By SquawkBox
'War Ensemble' from Slayer, epic :evilgrin ! I...

'War Ensemble' from Slayer, epic :evilgrin !
I am sure you all know Skid Row cracking group was named after the New Jersey metal band.
Forum: OT - General 29 September 2019, 06:01
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By SquawkBox
Not every mom and dad had the dough to buy their...

Not every mom and dad had the dough to buy their kid the mighty A500, mind you. Iron Maiden collectables and similar stuff, I saw them at the London flea market (is it the one they call Camden Market...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 29 September 2019, 02:02
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By SquawkBox
You guys heard about Hawkwind...

You guys heard about Hawkwind (https://music.amazon.fr/artists/B0025OLJU4?tab=CATALOG), a British prog rock band from the 70's ? They sound great.
Forum: OT - General 28 September 2019, 22:39
Replies: 29
Views: 750
Posted By SquawkBox
I've heard that by using f.lux...

I've heard that by using f.lux (https://justgetflux.com/) on PC monitors, one can ease eye strain to some degree (outgrowth of recent ergonomics studies).
Has something to do with the default color...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 September 2019, 17:47
Replies: 101
Views: 3,811
Posted By SquawkBox
Would you agree then that Darius II is the best...

Would you agree then that Darius II is the best Taito one (fortunately, it can be played on any softmodded PAL PS2) ?
Same goes for Terra Diver aka SoukyuGurentai I believe, easily among the best...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 September 2019, 06:21
Replies: 92
Views: 9,616
Posted By SquawkBox
Close... but no cigar. Well, while some games are...

Close... but no cigar. Well, while some games are indeed arcade perfect iterations, such as Space Harrier or Gemini Wing, some aren't
and that's a pity e.q. Alien Syndrome. While the X68k version is...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 September 2019, 00:25
Replies: 101
Views: 3,811
Posted By SquawkBox
I'll keep it short : So far, my favorite PC...

I'll keep it short :

So far, my favorite PC Engine Shmup is Soldier Blade (I can lamulate on the big screen through the PS2 project PS2PCE), didn't try all of them yet
The Japanese version of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 September 2019, 23:50
Replies: 84
Views: 5,544
Posted By SquawkBox
Almost forgot, the bard character in Bard's Tale...

Almost forgot, the bard character in Bard's Tale I who could heal the party in real time while his songs (pleasing to the ears at that) were playing in the background.
Forum: OT - General 25 September 2019, 16:37
Replies: 30
Views: 953
Posted By SquawkBox
Cool, but it's SquawkBox, with a w. W's come in...

Cool, but it's SquawkBox, with a w. W's come in handy whenever someone says to you "watch out for the wascally wabbit, Kat!" (tm looney tunes :agree ).
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 September 2019, 13:21
Replies: 39
Views: 1,918
Posted By SquawkBox
Despite title's thread, I'm under the impression...

Despite title's thread, I'm under the impression that the OP was not so much asking for general purpose first emulation experience,
but rather the Amiga related type.
Forum: OT - Technical 25 September 2019, 02:12
Replies: 34
Views: 2,935
Posted By SquawkBox
I finally gave up using Windows Phone as my main...

I finally gave up using Windows Phone as my main handheld device about three months ago. But before that, I had to find a way to transfer my WhatsApp messages from my Lumia 925 to my OnePlus. I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 September 2019, 23:54
Replies: 39
Views: 1,918
Posted By SquawkBox
As far as I can recall, the first emulator I've...

As far as I can recall, the first emulator I've ever experienced was ShapeShifter on my A500. In case you haven't heard of it,
neat 68k Macintosh emulator which received huge praise in its time....
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 September 2019, 13:01
Replies: 6
Views: 832
Posted By SquawkBox
Along with the games already mentioned, Patrician...

Along with the games already mentioned, Patrician II ~ Quest For Power may entertain you if you're ready to give it some time.
Either get it as a bundle from GoG, or "let me try it before making a...
Forum: OT - General 22 September 2019, 15:45
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By SquawkBox
Why is it that when a PussEKatt puts up a Jokes...

Why is it that when a PussEKatt puts up a Jokes thread in OT, she (or he ?) posts only two blondes jokes in it,
and not especially witty ones I should point out :o ;) ?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 September 2019, 04:39
Replies: 31
Views: 2,872
Posted By SquawkBox
https://kotaku.com/a-complete-directory-of-the-cla...

https://kotaku.com/a-complete-directory-of-the-classic-pc-games-you-must-p-1440923931
This may help you fulfill that very assignment, best of luck! It consists in PC games from 2003 and earlier...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 September 2019, 13:26
Replies: 84
Views: 5,544
Posted By SquawkBox
For me, it is the glamorous female digitized...

For me, it is the glamorous female digitized voice from Test Drive II intro, remember ? "Accolade presents... Test Drive twooooo". Also, the head chopping (and kicking away by the hobgoblin in...
Forum: OT - General 18 September 2019, 17:14
Replies: 30
Views: 953
Posted By SquawkBox
While walking down the street and checking out...

While walking down the street and checking out all the stores along the way, a man notices one that seems unusual.
The sign above reads "Tchang's Double Flavored Apples" Curious, the man walks...
Forum: OT - General 18 September 2019, 13:30
Replies: 30
Views: 953
Posted By SquawkBox
Broccoli : Hey, I look like a tree! Mushroom :...

Broccoli : Hey, I look like a tree!
Mushroom : Wow, I look just like an umbrella!
Walnut : I look exactly like a brain.
Banana : Man, can we change the topic please?
Forum: project.aGTW 17 September 2019, 20:21
Replies: 11
Views: 2,293
Posted By SquawkBox
I've just put the C64 demo in the Zone if you...

I've just put the C64 demo in the Zone if you folks would be interested in checking it out.
Forum: OT - General 17 September 2019, 15:09
Replies: 30
Views: 953
Posted By SquawkBox
Fair enough, yet I guess that couldn't possibly...

Fair enough, yet I guess that couldn't possibly apply to John & Yoko Lennon so-called Bagism (https://medium.com/cuepoint/john-and-yokos-bizarre-bagism-briefing-1d6efcd2de29) ones, could it :rolleyes...
Forum: OT - General 17 September 2019, 00:15
Replies: 30
Views: 953
Posted By SquawkBox
I have read quite a few novels / short stories...

I have read quite a few novels / short stories from the late C. Bukowski, that was a long time ago. Nevertheless, I remember fondly the one in which he introduces his readers with the twelve winged...
Forum: OT - General 16 September 2019, 20:00
Replies: 30
Views: 953
Posted By SquawkBox
Fictional transcript of a U.S. naval ship with...

Fictional transcript of a U.S. naval ship with Canadian authorities off the coast of Newfoundland in October, 1995.
This radio conversation was rumored to have been released by the Chief of naval...
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