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Forum: Amiga scene 30 March 2020, 03:12
Replies: 613
Views: 58,975
Posted By TroyWilkins
Fantastic work, well done! I'm very impressed

Fantastic work, well done! I'm very impressed
Forum: Coders. General 26 March 2020, 09:38
Replies: 19
Views: 1,029
Posted By TroyWilkins
Good point. Also perhaps we could get a 0.25...

Good point. Also perhaps we could get a 0.25 increment by using more than a single increment or decrement. So maybe 0000FF and 0000CC, which should give something like 0000E3 in theory, although...
Forum: Coders. General 26 March 2020, 09:00
Replies: 19
Views: 1,029
Posted By TroyWilkins
Yes, well, less than that, but even still, I...

Yes, well, less than that, but even still, I think in this case the law of diminishing returns applies. What do I mean by that? Well, lets compare the difference that just increasing the number of...
Forum: Coders. General 25 March 2020, 03:52
Replies: 19
Views: 1,029
Posted By TroyWilkins
Yes, but my interest is in seeing colours that...

Yes, but my interest is in seeing colours that wouldn't otherwise exist on that hardware.


Yes, this would be very interesting.

I think I may have to try some experiments in deluxe paint...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 March 2020, 03:48
Replies: 198
Views: 30,029
Posted By TroyWilkins
This is such a cool project, and I'd be very...

This is such a cool project, and I'd be very interested in an A600 version if I could purchase one already assembled by someone, when that's possible of course!
Forum: Coders. General 24 March 2020, 11:18
Replies: 19
Views: 1,029
Posted By TroyWilkins
Could it be done by just changing the colours in...

Could it be done by just changing the colours in the CLUT (Colour Look Up Table), and so only needing to be done with the colours you want to change, thus saving on the RAM needed to have two copies...
Forum: Coders. General 22 March 2020, 08:12
Replies: 19
Views: 1,029
Posted By TroyWilkins
More then 4096 colours on OCS/ECS possible?

I know that technically it isn't possible, but I know that a technique has been used where they rapidly cycled between 2 of the "normal" colours, and because of persistence of vision, another colour...
Forum: support.Other 15 March 2020, 14:28
Replies: 14
Views: 490
Posted By TroyWilkins
Would it be worth trying loading it up in PPaint...

Would it be worth trying loading it up in PPaint on the Amiga (or on WinUAE) and then changing the resolution that way and saving it as an IFF from there? That way it should retain the correct...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 March 2020, 02:43
Replies: 96
Views: 5,564
Posted By TroyWilkins
This is fantastic, very well done indeed! Thank...

This is fantastic, very well done indeed! Thank you for sharing your hard work with us all. I'm glad others have commented on the difficulty, I'm glad I'm not the only one, hahaha.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 February 2020, 12:47
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By TroyWilkins
It doesn't appear much effort was put into the...

It doesn't appear much effort was put into the icons for Civilisation, but that doesn't surprise me, given what I know now of the time crunch to get this game finished...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 February 2020, 12:32
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By TroyWilkins
Games with Workbench icons

I apologise if this has already been discussed, if it has, I'm sorry, I couldn't find the discussion here.

I saw elsewhere recently someone posted a screen capture of the icon for the classic...
Forum: support.Apps 15 February 2020, 13:28
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By TroyWilkins
Oh gosh, this really depends on what you want to...

Oh gosh, this really depends on what you want to do and your personal preferences.

I mean, if you don't want to navigate through your drawers to start up tools (programs), there are several...
Forum: Hardware mods 13 February 2020, 23:08
Replies: 238
Views: 22,788
Posted By TroyWilkins
I really like the progress that is being made...

I really like the progress that is being made here, particularly for the much maligned A600. Sadly it looks like if I were to use this design, I'd have to get someone to desolder my ROM and drop in...
Forum: Hardware mods 10 February 2020, 05:16
Replies: 238
Views: 22,788
Posted By TroyWilkins
Yeah, I agree, but that was the first thing I...

Yeah, I agree, but that was the first thing I thought of when I read Sledgehammer, well, that and the song, haha.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OJWJE0x7T4Q

Anyway, I'm really interested in...
Forum: Hardware mods 10 February 2020, 00:44
Replies: 238
Views: 22,788
Posted By TroyWilkins
Sorry, but this one has already been used too:...

Sorry, but this one has already been used too: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AMD_K8
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 February 2020, 12:44
Replies: 2,494
Views: 378,935
Posted By TroyWilkins
I don't believe there is, sorry. But I'd be...

I don't believe there is, sorry. But I'd be happy to be proven wrong.
Forum: project.MAGE 01 February 2020, 15:36
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
I don't know about mounting a HDF file on an...

I don't know about mounting a HDF file on an Amiga, but it would be easy enough to connect a real Amiga HDD to a PC via a USB adapter (or whatever is suitable for whatever storage your real Amiga...
Forum: support.Games 01 December 2019, 23:56
Replies: 8
Views: 946
Posted By TroyWilkins
Absolutely! But I don't think anyone will do so,...

Absolutely! But I don't think anyone will do so, given that ScummVM exists. Although I'd personally like to see a "native" version of SQ4 and other games that didn't get a decent Amiga conversion -...
Forum: support.Games 01 December 2019, 11:25
Replies: 8
Views: 946
Posted By TroyWilkins
Well, it certainly doesn't look as good as it...

Well, it certainly doesn't look as good as it could have...

http://theamigamuseum.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2019-12-01.png

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHU3etHrzoA
Forum: project.MAGE 30 November 2019, 03:09
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
I wanted to report back after I'd had a good...

I wanted to report back after I'd had a good amount of time to try out the changes you made. You've done a fantastic job, well done! At least on the 2 machines I've tried them on (Ryzen 5 3500u...
Forum: support.WinUAE 30 November 2019, 02:56
Replies: 28
Views: 2,723
Posted By TroyWilkins
I don't have a 3rd gen Ryzen, but I do have a 2nd...

I don't have a 3rd gen Ryzen, but I do have a 2nd gen Ryzen laptop (Ryzen 5 3500U), however I don't have any version of AmigaOS after 3.9 to test with.
Forum: support.Apps 26 November 2019, 09:26
Replies: 13
Views: 1,124
Posted By TroyWilkins
To be fair, the designers didn't want it released...

To be fair, the designers didn't want it released with so little RAM, it was always supposed to have at least 512K RAM. But my understanding is that that was one of the first ways in which Commodore...
Forum: project.MAGE 25 November 2019, 00:35
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Good work my good man. One of the other changes...

Good work my good man. One of the other changes I made, which I didn't mention, was setting the CPU speed to 50MHz instead of unlimited, as I found that the Mac games were sensitive to CPU clock...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 24 November 2019, 05:23
Replies: 8
Views: 1,419
Posted By TroyWilkins
For me, the ones that come to my mind first of...

For me, the ones that come to my mind first of all are the following:

Monkey Island 2
Space Quest IV & V
Police Quest 3
Day of the tentacle
Sam and Max hit the road

Yes, I know, these (and...
Forum: project.Amiga Lore 24 November 2019, 05:06
Replies: 33
Views: 16,821
Posted By TroyWilkins
Thank you for this, very interesting. I'm...

Thank you for this, very interesting.

I'm one of those that never got into using DOpus 5 onwards. I can certainly understand the advantages of the multi-window style, but for me, the simple...
Forum: project.MAGE 22 November 2019, 11:37
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Ahh, I used what you had for Warcraft II as a...

Ahh, I used what you had for Warcraft II as a base, and setup my own HDD to boot from, set it up with P96, and an emulated GFX card, changed Shapeshifter to use an appropriate gfx driver and screen...
Forum: Coders. AMOS 22 November 2019, 09:30
Replies: 27
Views: 2,798
Posted By TroyWilkins
Ooooh, this is really neat, great work!

Ooooh, this is really neat, great work!
Forum: project.MAGE 22 November 2019, 09:20
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Thank you so very much for this my good man! I...

Thank you so very much for this my good man! I got all these and deleted the contents of my /Storage/Amiga/DamienDs_WinUAE_Collection/ on my NAS and put these new files there, after trying out the...
Forum: support.Apps 22 November 2019, 09:14
Replies: 13
Views: 1,124
Posted By TroyWilkins
I could be wrong here, but I believe some of the...

I could be wrong here, but I believe some of the others were the following:

When dragging an icon, it doesn't check to see if you're dragging it to a new location that makes sense. For example,...
Forum: project.MAGE 07 October 2019, 07:41
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
It's so cool to put a face to all the great work...

It's so cool to put a face to all the great work you've done on this collection. I would have attended if I wasn't close enough to literally the other side of the world, I'm glad you both had a...
Forum: project.MAGE 15 August 2019, 02:04
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Thank you so very much, you are a champion! ...

Thank you so very much, you are a champion! :great :bowdown :bowdown
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 15 August 2019, 01:48
Replies: 373
Views: 62,761
Posted By TroyWilkins
To be honest, I have not played either of those...

To be honest, I have not played either of those yet, I shall remedy this situation when I get a chance and report back.

Having just read the manuals for both of those Silent Service games, it...
Forum: project.MAGE 14 August 2019, 15:36
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Look after yourself DamienD, we can wait as long...

Look after yourself DamienD, we can wait as long as it takes. :)
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 14 August 2019, 10:05
Replies: 373
Views: 62,761
Posted By TroyWilkins
I don't know if anyone has already mentioned it,...

I don't know if anyone has already mentioned it, but if it's possible to add "688 Attack Sub", that would be fantastic. I only played it back in the day on a DOS machine, but I really would rather...
Forum: project.MAGE 02 July 2019, 02:13
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
For what little it's worth, I prefer the first...

For what little it's worth, I prefer the first one. For me, it looks the best, because the status bar (score, lives, etc) looks less different to the rest, and the same for the overscan colour...
Forum: project.MAGE 24 May 2019, 01:17
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Ahh, thank you so very much! I'm sorry, that's...

Ahh, thank you so very much! I'm sorry, that's what I get for not being on here as much as I should be. I'm loving the huge choice I have here, sometimes it takes me quite some time to select a...
Forum: project.MAGE 23 May 2019, 06:09
Replies: 2,978
Views: 300,391
Posted By TroyWilkins
Fantastic work DamienD, thank you so much for the...

Fantastic work DamienD, thank you so much for the update and all the work you've done and continue to do on this. :bowdown

I have a question, is Alien Breed 3D working correctly for anyone else? ...
Forum: News 02 May 2019, 11:17
Replies: 129
Views: 16,994
Posted By TroyWilkins
Ahh, great work. That was just one of the first...

Ahh, great work. That was just one of the first results I found when I did a search for "CDXL Amiga video" when I was looking for something to test with.
Forum: project.Amiga Lore 02 May 2019, 04:55
Replies: 17
Views: 9,817
Posted By TroyWilkins
I would love to see this list if at all possible...

I would love to see this list if at all possible and, if I had your permission of course, use some of that information on my web site: TheAmigaMuseum.com (http://theamigamuseum.com)
Forum: News 02 May 2019, 03:33
Replies: 129
Views: 16,994
Posted By TroyWilkins
Ok, this could very well be user error here, but...

Ok, this could very well be user error here, but I just tried AGABlaster with a different CDXL file, [AmigaAnimeCD][cdxl]akira1.zip (not sure if I can link to it here, but that's easily found if need...
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