English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 40 of 7146
Search took 0.59 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Galahad/FLT
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 March 2019, 16:00
Replies: 48
Views: 2,210
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I'm sure i'm living in a opposite world :crazy ...

I'm sure i'm living in a opposite world :crazy

Did the Amiga have compilation disks? Yes

Were there lots of them? Yes

Why did they largely stop? Size of games getting bigger and modem...
Forum: OT - Technical 16 March 2019, 03:05
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Must be a version 1 TBC as it only has three BNC...

Must be a version 1 TBC as it only has three BNC connectors, most had 4 (timing in, timing out, video in and video out)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 March 2019, 02:39
Replies: 48
Views: 2,210
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Yes, but Nuke or others doing 2 channel was a...

Yes, but Nuke or others doing 2 channel was a rarity, and even when he did 2 channel for each level, one level music on Amiga was greater in size than ALL the music in the ST version.

Lots of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 March 2019, 00:24
Replies: 21
Views: 863
Posted By Galahad/FLT
F-29 Retaliator was pretty good back in the day,...

F-29 Retaliator was pretty good back in the day, decently fast engine, but I had more fun with the older F/A 18 Interceptor.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 15 March 2019, 00:23
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Not so. The majority as I said were variations...

Not so. The majority as I said were variations on whoever coded a sine scroller first.

4 pixel sine scroller, 2 pixel sine scroller then 1 pixel sine scroller, then someone (like Ted/Defjam for...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 March 2019, 16:47
Replies: 48
Views: 2,210
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Not the same thing. Wayne is referring to...

Not the same thing.

Wayne is referring to the fact that the game might be recracked a few days later by the same group on the ST but cracking it to real files on the disk so it could be put on a...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 10 March 2019, 21:59
Replies: 241
Views: 59,506
Posted By Galahad/FLT
And one other thing whilst we're here, I...

And one other thing whilst we're here, I remembered this back in the day, check the box cover of Wolfchild

http://www.mobygames.com/images/covers/l/128954-wolfchild-amiga-front-cover.jpg

And...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 March 2019, 14:43
Replies: 48
Views: 2,210
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Yeah but the music size really was a massive...

Yeah but the music size really was a massive factor in the differences between the 2.

Sure, you got the odd Jochen Hippel conversion of a Chris Huelsbeck tune that would have been similarly Amiga...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 March 2019, 14:06
Replies: 48
Views: 2,210
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Nope, Amiga scene was far bigger than the ST...

Nope, Amiga scene was far bigger than the ST scene.

But they operated at their own pace. On the Amiga, the speed to get stuff out and released wasn't quite as big a priority on the ST scene, on...
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 09 March 2019, 13:57
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Galahad/FLT
As Stinger has already said there were lots of...

As Stinger has already said there were lots of them.

What you have to remember is that with the advent of modems and BBS's that were a lot more popular on Amiga than any other format other than...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 March 2019, 00:43
Replies: 48
Views: 2,210
Posted By Galahad/FLT
In reference to number 2. Firstly, the ST...

In reference to number 2.

Firstly, the ST only used 16 colours not 32, so that was 1 bitplane less of data. Also, the ST wasn't brilliant at playing samples, so most of the music on the ST was...
Forum: Coders. General 24 February 2019, 15:01
Replies: 45
Views: 7,065
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Just to point out that some of these packed...

Just to point out that some of these packed executables are nothing of the sort, and your code with a little modification can handle some of these packed executables easily.

For instance, RNC...
Forum: support.Games 23 February 2019, 23:00
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Chuck it in the zone, lets have a look

Chuck it in the zone, lets have a look
Forum: support.Apps 22 February 2019, 00:50
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Well if you don't have filemaster or anything...

Well if you don't have filemaster or anything like that, is very easy in Action Replay

1). RT 0 1 8400
2). N 8400 (overwrite DOS with your name or DSK2 or whatever then hit ENTER
3). WT 0 1 8400...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 22 February 2019, 00:04
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By Galahad/FLT
No, you don't understand my point at all. ...

No, you don't understand my point at all.

Use WinUAE in non-cycle exact mode, which makes Devpac MUCH faster to assemble, however, if in the code i'm assembling it has a special WinUAE parameter,...
Forum: support.Apps 21 February 2019, 23:58
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Just removal of the the DOS header as Don said is...

Just removal of the the DOS header as Don said is enough, as Kickstart reads that longword to detect what type of disk is in the drive, if theres nothing there, its treated as non-bootable.
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 21 February 2019, 00:29
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Feature request

Probably not possible and probably dangerous to have external control of WinUAE inside the Amiga side of things, but would be useful.

When assembling lots of code in WinUAE, can take quite a...
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 14 February 2019, 00:00
Replies: 36
Views: 2,405
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Metal Law

Metal Law
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 February 2019, 01:41
Replies: 151
Views: 7,221
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Dude, Chuckie Egg on the BBC was pretty good.

Dude, Chuckie Egg on the BBC was pretty good.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 07 February 2019, 00:52
Replies: 20
Views: 1,302
Posted By Galahad/FLT
aw fuck, thats not cool man :(

aw fuck, thats not cool man :(
Forum: support.Games 05 February 2019, 20:23
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Paradroid 90 doesn't natively save the hiscore...

Paradroid 90 doesn't natively save the hiscore and I don't think the WHDLoad version has it implemented either.

The 1Meg version of Paradroid 90 stores all the droid library stuff in memory so...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 February 2019, 17:48
Replies: 73
Views: 5,569
Posted By Galahad/FLT
It was the overall package and I think the...

It was the overall package and I think the titlemusic for the Amiga version is what made it such a success.

Here in 1989, a home computer in 512k was pulling off a more than reasonable rendition...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 February 2019, 00:08
Replies: 73
Views: 5,569
Posted By Galahad/FLT
The majority of their games were designed around...

The majority of their games were designed around what the ST was capable of, so there was little porting to the ST as the ST was essentially the lead version for all but their final games.

I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 February 2019, 23:02
Replies: 151
Views: 7,221
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Is there a resource online somewhere for all the...

Is there a resource online somewhere for all the ripped Green Beret/Rush n Attack graphic tiles from the arcade?

I found a site years ago for a load of arcade machines like Rastan.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 February 2019, 23:04
Replies: 52
Views: 2,706
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Disagree with Pitfighter. The Amiga version is...

Disagree with Pitfighter. The Amiga version is the best conversion bar none.

Unfortunately, I don't rate the coin-op it was converted from at all, but for a home version, the Amiga was treated...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 February 2019, 21:41
Replies: 52
Views: 2,706
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Sadly the guy who converted it is actually quite...

Sadly the guy who converted it is actually quite a decent programmer, but he had a short time to convert it and had to include too much from the arcade.

Digital Magics Drivin' Force showed that it...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 February 2019, 21:27
Replies: 151
Views: 7,221
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Really? Minskies was available as ECS and AGA...

Really? Minskies was available as ECS and AGA graphics
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 February 2019, 18:57
Replies: 151
Views: 7,221
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Puyo Puyo 2 already exists as Minskies Furrballs...

Puyo Puyo 2 already exists as Minskies Furrballs ;)

As for Moon Patrol, i'm assuming it plays like ass on the ST because graphically, its clearly superior to the arcade its based on.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 31 January 2019, 21:21
Replies: 151
Views: 7,221
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Is Shinobi on Amiga really that bad compared to...

Is Shinobi on Amiga really that bad compared to the arcade?

Unless my eyes are playing tricks, the arcade doesnt look much different
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2019, 21:18
Replies: 577
Views: 147,998
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Ok, so how about once all lives are lost, screen...

Ok, so how about once all lives are lost, screen stays active with score still displayed until fire pressed to continue?
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2019, 01:57
Replies: 577
Views: 147,998
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Jim Power has a hiscore table? I thought the...

Jim Power has a hiscore table? I thought the issue was it simply didn't have one at all and the score you do get doesn't stay on screen long enough?
Forum: support.Games 31 January 2019, 01:08
Replies: 577
Views: 147,998
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Did I stop this because someone else was/did it ?

Did I stop this because someone else was/did it ?
Forum: Coders. General 29 January 2019, 20:27
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Yes, but the Aladdin and Putty Squad don't use...

Yes, but the Aladdin and Putty Squad don't use dual playfield, the background layer is AGA sprites with a copperlist gradient
Forum: Coders. General 28 January 2019, 22:51
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Aladdin was 64 colours because it was based on...

Aladdin was 64 colours because it was based on the Megadrive version which was...... 64 colours
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 22:45
Replies: 36
Views: 2,658
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Having seen some of Hitchhikrs stuff, an...

Having seen some of Hitchhikrs stuff, an afternoon would probably be too long!

:agree
Forum: Amiga scene 14 January 2019, 19:20
Replies: 36
Views: 2,658
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Games too godamned easy, and there was room in...

Games too godamned easy, and there was room in the cracktro for a trainer, but really, for those that get to grips with the game, it'll be completed in no time at all.

Thought Flashtro might have...
Forum: support.Games 14 January 2019, 01:03
Replies: 22
Views: 1,151
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I've had a look....

And i've never seen it before, I suspect its written specifically for this game, and oddly being American, it uses on disk protection which other than Ben Herndon, and the odd Broderbund game, most...
Forum: support.Apps 13 January 2019, 11:12
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Have you tried running Snoopdos beforehand? ...

Have you tried running Snoopdos beforehand?

That will tell you if its unable to find certain resources and what they are.
Forum: support.WinUAE 13 January 2019, 00:08
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By Galahad/FLT
If you're in 640x512 mode you must be in Hires...

If you're in 640x512 mode you must be in Hires Interlace, and the flickering is probably as it switches over to another copperlist to display the alternating interlace display.
Forum: Amiga scene 12 January 2019, 17:14
Replies: 36
Views: 2,658
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Yeah, Toni needs more test cases to confirm all...

Yeah, Toni needs more test cases to confirm all games are like that and then can force it to be more accurate.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 7146

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 19:12.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.46041 seconds with 10 queries