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Forum: EAB's competition 19 October 2019, 08:53
Replies: 50
Views: 1,524
Posted By linesmachine
...and what a solid engine it is. It plays...

...and what a solid engine it is. It plays really nicely.

Another cool inclusion (if someone were to pick it up as a sequel project) would be to offer a starting character of Elf, Wizard, Warrior...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 October 2019, 16:49
Replies: 50
Views: 1,524
Posted By linesmachine
Agreed. Sword + power ups + more foe variety +...

Agreed. Sword + power ups + more foe variety + end of level bosses = Celtic Hearts II

I have to say I am bizarrely enjoying the music!
Forum: EAB's competition 22 September 2019, 19:52
Replies: 107
Views: 3,690
Posted By linesmachine
I only ask because I've had a few goes and can't...

I only ask because I've had a few goes and can't win more than a handful of games!

Back in the day I was unstoppable at this game. I've started to remember some of the formulas for success, but...
Forum: EAB's competition 22 September 2019, 17:55
Replies: 107
Views: 3,690
Posted By linesmachine
Just to clarify: you are given 100 skill points...

Just to clarify: you are given 100 skill points to spend on your attributes. We aren't using those?
Forum: EAB's competition 17 September 2019, 08:25
Replies: 213
Views: 6,559
Posted By linesmachine
Malko; Watching your completion videos is sort of...

Malko; Watching your completion videos is sort of hypnotic. I've managed to stretch myself to level 30, so I've played this game a lot. But your completions looks so flawless and 'easy'.

On my...
Forum: EAB's competition 07 September 2019, 09:04
Replies: 213
Views: 6,559
Posted By linesmachine
Both levels 10 & 11 (and a few others PRIOR to...

Both levels 10 & 11 (and a few others PRIOR to it) make use of the fact that, although the game is effectively a grid based system, you only have to enter a pixel of that grid to pick up a...
Forum: EAB's competition 06 September 2019, 08:26
Replies: 213
Views: 6,559
Posted By linesmachine
SO, that's my early stumbling block also. In...

SO, that's my early stumbling block also. In fact our scores are very close! I can commit much of the proviso 6 levels to (sort of) memory, but when I get to 7 I come un stuck!
Forum: EAB's competition 28 August 2019, 12:40
Replies: 34
Views: 1,559
Posted By linesmachine
I really need to focus on Exile in its last few...

I really need to focus on Exile in its last few days, bit I REALLY want to crank Worthy up and knock that 28k out of the water!
Forum: EAB's competition 26 August 2019, 22:55
Replies: 34
Views: 1,559
Posted By linesmachine
Yes, and a big thank you from Lemon Amiga also...

Yes, and a big thank you from Lemon Amiga also for your kind offer. We will endeavour to push Worthy to its scoring limits.

Out of interest: are you aware of the highest score ever recorded for...
Forum: EAB's competition 14 August 2019, 22:26
Replies: 34
Views: 1,559
Posted By linesmachine
Nice top 3. About a year ago I cranked up CF; I...

Nice top 3. About a year ago I cranked up CF; I read a few reviews and got stuck into the first game but only had time to play the first few missions before the comp took over my focus. Be cool to...
Forum: EAB's competition 07 August 2019, 00:12
Replies: 46
Views: 2,249
Posted By linesmachine
I'm glad it helped. I would offer more advanced...

I'm glad it helped. I would offer more advanced tips, but quite frankly any further suggestions are bordering on speculation (in that, when I follow the tip myself it is mixed in it's fortunes), for...
Forum: EAB's competition 28 July 2019, 11:12
Replies: 46
Views: 2,249
Posted By linesmachine
There are a number of ways of improving your game...

There are a number of ways of improving your game in general. One thing to note is that if you hook or slice a shot, the effect on your shot is not linear to the power, it is exaggerated at the...
Forum: EAB's competition 26 July 2019, 09:08
Replies: 46
Views: 2,249
Posted By linesmachine
@John4p: Scoring a 2 on the 15th at Valderrama...

@John4p: Scoring a 2 on the 15th at Valderrama is top quality stuff. Neither malko nor I managed that, I even dropped a shot on this hole.
Forum: EAB's competition 23 July 2019, 08:43
Replies: 46
Views: 2,249
Posted By linesmachine
62 is a potential course best. I've hit 62 a few...

62 is a potential course best. I've hit 62 a few times over the last year, but I have played the game a fair amount.

Great score malko.
Forum: EAB's competition 18 July 2019, 18:57
Replies: 30
Views: 1,549
Posted By linesmachine
I've never played it, I was trying to whip up...

I've never played it, I was trying to whip up some interest. Didn't we discuss a CD32 round during the last winter break?

But one things is for sure, there's no mouse...
Forum: EAB's competition 18 July 2019, 00:12
Replies: 30
Views: 1,549
Posted By linesmachine
I've played both versions also and as far as I...

I've played both versions also and as far as I could see there is little or no playing advantage regardless of which is version you use....now the CD32 version, that's a whole different ball game!
Forum: EAB's competition 17 July 2019, 09:02
Replies: 30
Views: 1,549
Posted By linesmachine
CsS (The Swiss Course) is the most different of...

CsS (The Swiss Course) is the most different of the PGA Euro courses on offer in this game, and I can see why it's a popular choice.

To compliment it you might want to pick a standard flat green,...
Forum: EAB's competition 27 March 2019, 20:07
Replies: 54
Views: 4,068
Posted By linesmachine
I've got ADF troubles, and ADF's linked to above...

I've got ADF troubles, and ADF's linked to above are giving me "You don't have permission to open this page"

any ideas? Can anyone send me the ADFs?
Forum: EAB's competition 18 February 2019, 00:25
Replies: 65
Views: 4,860
Posted By linesmachine
Yeh I totally get that. I started doing the comp...

Yeh I totally get that. I started doing the comp as an excuse to play more games, hopefully ones I had not played before, I liked the fact often a round would bring up a game you wouldn't pick...
Forum: EAB's competition 29 January 2019, 08:50
Replies: 48
Views: 3,903
Posted By linesmachine
Like Rexsu I also prefer F1, although I'm not...

Like Rexsu I also prefer F1, although I'm not averse to this game. I think I might have felt slightly limited to just having the one course though.

Bad luck on your score Rexsu. As we enter the...
Forum: EAB's competition 10 January 2019, 08:43
Replies: 38
Views: 2,615
Posted By linesmachine
For almost 10 years I've been thinking about...

For almost 10 years I've been thinking about voting for SotB. I'm pretty sure it's had the odd vote previously (although SotB 2 seems to be better thought of).

It is SO core to Amiga's heritage...
Forum: EAB's competition 27 December 2018, 23:26
Replies: 27
Views: 2,176
Posted By linesmachine
Back earlier this year, when I first starting...

Back earlier this year, when I first starting playing this game I hit a brick wall after a few hours of play. I just couldn't get more than about 2/3 under by the end of the course. I found that I...
Forum: EAB's competition 19 December 2018, 00:57
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Views: 39,654
Posted By linesmachine
IS that The Colonels Bequest?

IS that The Colonels Bequest?
Forum: EAB's competition 14 December 2018, 09:00
Replies: 34
Views: 2,760
Posted By linesmachine
My tactics for SWOS generally involve playing...

My tactics for SWOS generally involve playing ATTACK. Although I'll often play the first game (with a new team) and see how the front left and right wide strikers are, because if it suits the team...
Forum: EAB's competition 13 December 2018, 00:52
Replies: 34
Views: 2,760
Posted By linesmachine
I agree. I started by trying with my own...

I agree. I started by trying with my own national team, England and they are ok. But Brazil is such an all round strong team in SWOS 94.

I actually prefer playing with Argentina and I run the...
Forum: EAB's competition 25 November 2018, 17:14
Replies: 31
Views: 2,509
Posted By linesmachine
This Christmas I'm sure you will all join me and...

This Christmas I'm sure you will all join me and thank the Lord for 25fps!
Forum: EAB's competition 25 November 2018, 09:52
Replies: 50
Views: 4,224
Posted By linesmachine
Yeh, I must admit to similar things going through...

Yeh, I must admit to similar things going through my mind during pervious rounds! But it's a reasonable tactic to employ. Essentially still involves you increasing your own score, just with a much...
Forum: EAB's competition 05 November 2018, 15:45
Replies: 50
Views: 4,224
Posted By linesmachine
I was thinking similar. I like ATR but there are...

I was thinking similar. I like ATR but there are elements I find frustrating in the gameplay, largely the scale. If you don't learn the tracks you can't perform at a high level.

With Max Rally...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 October 2018, 14:26
Replies: 10
Views: 1,476
Posted By linesmachine
Every year it's the same; I find myself gazing...

Every year it's the same; I find myself gazing ahead at a schedule of endless future rounds and then...suddenly...IT'S ALL COMING TO AN END!
Forum: EAB's competition 09 October 2018, 14:51
Replies: 31
Views: 3,051
Posted By linesmachine
With Juventus you have loads of options. Try...

With Juventus you have loads of options. Try playing a ATTACK formation and placing Baggio out wide on right, like a wing, moving Dilivio to LB replacing Torricelli. Have Ravanelli and Vialli as...
Forum: EAB's competition 04 October 2018, 17:00
Replies: 22
Views: 2,700
Posted By linesmachine
Yeh, I found it relatively easy to win the...

Yeh, I found it relatively easy to win the league. I had a few false starts, but then picked up a few tricks and it started to fall into place.

In League 2 do you get promoted with your team...
Forum: EAB's competition 04 October 2018, 16:50
Replies: 31
Views: 3,051
Posted By linesmachine
Kick Off (specifically Kick Off 2) is such an...

Kick Off (specifically Kick Off 2) is such an important Amiga game (regardless of whether you love it or hate it) I'm surprised it hasn't come up in the comp. In fact I'm not sure it's ever had a...
Forum: EAB's competition 03 October 2018, 22:26
Replies: 31
Views: 3,051
Posted By linesmachine
...why do you think I keep voting for it!?

...why do you think I keep voting for it!?
Forum: EAB's competition 02 October 2018, 09:04
Replies: 31
Views: 3,051
Posted By linesmachine
I think it really depends on you playing style. ...

I think it really depends on you playing style. I prefer Juventus and Lazio. But AC are the power kings.

Liverpool are in interesting option, Phil Babb and Scales absolutely fly and can...
Forum: EAB's competition 23 September 2018, 15:45
Replies: 31
Views: 3,051
Posted By linesmachine
Be fascinating to see who picks what teams. ...

Be fascinating to see who picks what teams.

Ajax are handy in the 94 version, and there are so many Italian giants to pick from it's crazy.
Forum: EAB's competition 21 September 2018, 09:52
Replies: 11
Views: 1,391
Posted By linesmachine
10 years of the comp. Over 150 games played. My...

10 years of the comp. Over 150 games played. My greatest achievement is...getting world Class Rugby into the 5th spot of voting results.

Thanks John!
Forum: EAB's competition 07 September 2018, 10:02
Replies: 35
Views: 2,807
Posted By linesmachine
I don't have an issue with tests of endurance but...

I don't have an issue with tests of endurance but I don't seem much point in encouraging looping unless the game changes in some way (becoming more difficult or faster or something).

This game has...
Forum: EAB's competition 20 August 2018, 19:10
Replies: 34
Views: 3,173
Posted By linesmachine
@john4p: The 11th at Avenel is a pain for me...

@john4p: The 11th at Avenel is a pain for me also. The best attempts I've experienced are when I hang to the right hand side of the green. But I can never judge the length of the approach shot...
Forum: EAB's competition 12 August 2018, 12:31
Replies: 34
Views: 3,173
Posted By linesmachine
Am guessing Pro Tees but am sure mods will...

Am guessing Pro Tees but am sure mods will confirm.

Personally I prefer a bit of distance between me and the pin so I can open my shoulders up a bit and....FOUR!
Forum: EAB's competition 27 July 2018, 20:19
Replies: 13
Views: 1,517
Posted By linesmachine
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