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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 February 2019, 20:13
Replies: 14
Views: 391
Posted By lordofchaos
Ooh, tough one yet again.. I'd say Battle...

Ooh, tough one yet again.. I'd say Battle Squadron, but by a small margin. Both so good..
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 February 2019, 22:02
Replies: 140
Views: 5,533
Posted By lordofchaos
Cool, I like your spirit. The Amiga certainly...

Cool, I like your spirit. The Amiga certainly deserves another scrolling beat em up, Golden Axe was pretty good for the time, Double Dragon II, half decent.. Other than that, pretty sparse..

All...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 February 2019, 14:29
Replies: 140
Views: 5,533
Posted By lordofchaos
How about a half decent scrolling beat em up, as...

How about a half decent scrolling beat em up, as the Amiga has virtually none of these.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knights_of_the_Round_(video_game)

This one ported very well to the Super...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 February 2019, 21:35
Replies: 3,915
Views: 633,079
Posted By lordofchaos
Back playing Wing Commander, this time the CD32...

Back playing Wing Commander, this time the CD32 version. How I managed on a stock A500 I'll never know. Amazing game that balances story and gameplay so well.

Also the recent remaster (that's...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 31 January 2019, 13:09
Replies: 26
Views: 5,042
Posted By lordofchaos
I think you're onto something with this :) The...

I think you're onto something with this :) The first link shows a map that looks very familiar, and the article mentions Tapioca along with the strategic elements. Thanks for your help, now have...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 January 2019, 22:41
Replies: 70
Views: 4,028
Posted By lordofchaos
To the posters original question... Back in the...

To the posters original question... Back in the day I had a decent HI-FI system that the Amiga was hooked up to, it sounded great. These days I`m running WinUAE through a similar HI-FI, and it sounds...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 January 2019, 17:59
Replies: 23
Views: 1,220
Posted By lordofchaos
Super Stardust for me also, installing to HD only...

Super Stardust for me also, installing to HD only made it better.. Although I think the first game had the edge on in-game music for me. Very tough call.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 January 2019, 17:56
Replies: 26
Views: 5,042
Posted By lordofchaos
Hi! It's been awhile, life and things. Completely...

Hi! It's been awhile, life and things. Completely forgot about this request.

Out of the last 3 suggestions, Islandia looks kind of familiar, however the game seems more focused around ship...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 May 2018, 19:56
Replies: 4
Views: 1,030
Posted By lordofchaos
@Ian. Try this link, it's from Lemon Amiga. Some...

@Ian. Try this link, it's from Lemon Amiga. Some useful stuff here.http://www.lemonamiga.com/games/docs.php?id=1372

Even with the guide it's very hard. A trainer may be useful though. Infinite...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 May 2018, 14:33
Replies: 12
Views: 1,063
Posted By lordofchaos
Played SWIV on the C64, spectrum, Atari ST and...

Played SWIV on the C64, spectrum, Atari ST and Amiga. Call it platform bias, but Amiga version seems to shine brightest for me.

Not sure it's a bad thing there isn't any music on the Amiga...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 May 2018, 12:01
Replies: 57
Views: 3,414
Posted By lordofchaos
From a gameplay perspective, I prefer Fire & Ice....

From a gameplay perspective, I prefer Fire & Ice. Still very much enjoy Superfrog though.

Technically, I think both games have made interesting design choices or concessions. Superfrog has made...
Forum: support.WinUAE 14 May 2018, 16:40
Replies: 6
Views: 591
Posted By lordofchaos
On a slightly related topic (not wanting to start...

On a slightly related topic (not wanting to start another thread) with the res switching. If i set it to auto, it only works for a short period of time before getting stuck on low-res. To get it...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 May 2018, 13:59
Replies: 63
Views: 3,433
Posted By lordofchaos
@Acid. I get the impression the Amiga was...

@Acid.

I get the impression the Amiga was treated like a diseased leper by most of the large studios by then. Like it was some embarrassing uncle they had to visit every so often.. Also, and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 May 2018, 12:32
Replies: 63
Views: 3,433
Posted By lordofchaos
Cool. Makes for a very sobering read, this really...

Cool. Makes for a very sobering read, this really highlights the huge gulf between the machines, gaming at a cross roads, with the Amiga still dragging its feet.
Too little too late...

Have to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 May 2018, 22:14
Replies: 20
Views: 1,485
Posted By lordofchaos
I know one advantage the Amiga had over the PC...

I know one advantage the Amiga had over the PC version, smoother scrolling. Some screens are quite wide, notice the screen panning... Think it might be using hardware scrolling? Not quite 50 fps but...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 May 2018, 00:51
Replies: 20
Views: 1,485
Posted By lordofchaos
Might have added further development time and...

Might have added further development time and cost.. I thought the iMUSE system worked really with M.I.2 Amiga, especially considering the limit of 4 channels.. The main limiting factor being disk...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 May 2018, 13:50
Replies: 20
Views: 1,485
Posted By lordofchaos
Money. Time. Amiga version....less sales, ton o...

Money. Time. Amiga version....less sales, ton o disks, no HD as standard.. Quite surprised we even got a port to be honest.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 April 2018, 19:41
Replies: 21
Views: 1,542
Posted By lordofchaos
Wow indeed, this is great news! Been holding off...

Wow indeed, this is great news! Been holding off until this was implemented, Donkey Kong Country here I come. :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 April 2018, 01:05
Replies: 16
Views: 1,183
Posted By lordofchaos
Well, can't complain for free I suppose. ;)

Well, can't complain for free I suppose. ;)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 April 2018, 00:04
Replies: 176
Views: 41,105
Posted By lordofchaos
Thanks for the updates. The list grows ever large...

Thanks for the updates. The list grows ever large :great

New conformations:

Champion of the Raj
Sim Earth
Fields of Glory
Project-X
Superfrog
Armour-Geddon II
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 April 2018, 23:41
Replies: 16
Views: 1,183
Posted By lordofchaos
Should this even be a question? It's like...

Should this even be a question? It's like comparing Phantom Menace to New Hope..A pointless exercise. :rolleyes

It was one of the last games I bought for the Amiga, hence my huge, huge, oh so huge...
Forum: support.WinUAE 19 April 2018, 15:53
Replies: 472
Views: 55,697
Posted By lordofchaos
http://www.pouet.net/prod.php?which=3841 ...

http://www.pouet.net/prod.php?which=3841

Megademo by Dragons might prove useful? Text scrollers section perhaps.
Forum: support.WinUAE 04 April 2018, 21:04
Replies: 230
Views: 27,628
Posted By lordofchaos
Thanks for the info, this is great news! :agree

Thanks for the info, this is great news! :agree
Forum: support.WinUAE 03 April 2018, 21:00
Replies: 230
Views: 27,628
Posted By lordofchaos
Forgive me for sounding ignorant on this latest...

Forgive me for sounding ignorant on this latest breakthrough, but will there be any real tangible differences for those that still have modest (old) PC set-ups? I`m still using an I5-2500K with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 March 2018, 14:11
Replies: 197
Views: 8,979
Posted By lordofchaos
@DamienD No worries! :great

@DamienD No worries! :great
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 March 2018, 13:02
Replies: 76
Views: 5,775
Posted By lordofchaos
This single factor changed my mind, latency...

This single factor changed my mind, latency number one issue for me. Still a nice bit of kit, perhaps it could be improved with firmware updates.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 March 2018, 12:58
Replies: 197
Views: 8,979
Posted By lordofchaos
I had made a thread some months ago for this sort...

I had made a thread some months ago for this sort of thing.

http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=87177
Forum: News 21 January 2018, 03:32
Replies: 31
Views: 3,342
Posted By lordofchaos
Thanks for all the hard work and time that goes...

Thanks for all the hard work and time that goes into this great emulator Toni.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 January 2018, 17:09
Replies: 114
Views: 6,773
Posted By lordofchaos
Amiga desperately needs two things: 1. Time....

Amiga desperately needs two things:

1. Time.
2. Passion.

No shortage of the latter, time is the real tricky one.
Forum: Games images which need to be WHDified 19 January 2018, 16:52
Replies: 3
Views: 2,854
Posted By lordofchaos
Perhaps very trivial but thought I'd mention it...

Perhaps very trivial but thought I'd mention it here, rather than start a new thread...

Played Assassin Special Edition the other day, randomly decided to enter my name in the highscore as "MIDAN...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 January 2018, 02:18
Replies: 33
Views: 2,271
Posted By lordofchaos
...Ghosts 'n Goblins! For pure biased nostalgia...

...Ghosts 'n Goblins! For pure biased nostalgia reasons.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 January 2018, 22:18
Replies: 197
Views: 8,979
Posted By lordofchaos
So now that we have the spectacular Sam's Journey...

So now that we have the spectacular Sam's Journey released on C64, can we say with confidence, that the C64 is "the" superior 8-bit computer?!
Forum: support.WinUAE 17 January 2018, 17:49
Replies: 410
Views: 71,756
Posted By lordofchaos
Just tried winuae.7z, and error messages are no...

Just tried winuae.7z, and error messages are no longer present.

Regarding the odd notification icon. No, none that I`m aware of.
Forum: support.WinUAE 16 January 2018, 23:21
Replies: 410
Views: 71,756
Posted By lordofchaos
Amazing work as always on the constant...

Amazing work as always on the constant improvements!

Though I'd jump into this beta (Beta 18), curious how the Direct 3D11 would run. Seems my PC doesn't like it. WinUAE starts to crawl at 2 FPS...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 January 2018, 17:53
Replies: 176
Views: 41,105
Posted By lordofchaos
@Mrz @mailman Thanks for the updates!

@Mrz @mailman Thanks for the updates!
Forum: project.WHDLoad 13 January 2018, 17:48
Replies: 7
Views: 797
Posted By lordofchaos
Spent some time with the game this week, using...

Spent some time with the game this week, using "ExpChip" does help slow things down a little, still too fast really but a welcome option. For now sticking with A500 disk version.
Forum: project.WHDLoad 09 January 2018, 03:12
Replies: 7
Views: 797
Posted By lordofchaos
@DamienD. Were you playing the game on the A500?...

@DamienD. Were you playing the game on the A500? Although it's slow the gameplay works well at 7.16 MHz, obviously tuned for this speed, and like yourself have got quite far into the game. Running on...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 08 January 2018, 22:02
Replies: 7
Views: 797
Posted By lordofchaos
Wings - Faster machines nerf gameplay?

I've been playing wings on the A500 (disk version), played several missions. Though I'd try it on my A1200 (68030 50 mhz) using the WHDLoad version, transferred my save to keep progress. However the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 January 2018, 21:23
Replies: 176
Views: 41,105
Posted By lordofchaos
Hmm, yeah, can't find the manual, but box art...

Hmm, yeah, can't find the manual, but box art states it.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 January 2018, 21:16
Replies: 47
Views: 2,255
Posted By lordofchaos
Jaded, cynical git.

Jaded, cynical git.
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