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Forum: support.Games 17 January 2018, 21:44
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Posted By lifeschool
Charlie Chimp / II WHD Slaves here

Hi everyone,

I just wanted to play these games on my hard drive, basically because the QuitKey is so handy to return to Workbench. I dont know a thing about coding, so I used the Aztec Challenge...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 January 2018, 02:43
Replies: 27
Views: 749
Posted By lifeschool
This! Same here. I dont seem to be able to score...

This! Same here. I dont seem to be able to score 10M, never mind 100M. :shocked
Forum: EAB's competition 14 January 2018, 01:38
Replies: 50
Views: 1,264
Posted By lifeschool
I was just about to post "you cant change your...

I was just about to post "you cant change your vote". I check the threads a few times a day but mostly Lemon. :)

At least we now have the first game hopefully settled with 20mins to go.
Forum: EAB's competition 13 January 2018, 20:34
Replies: 50
Views: 1,264
Posted By lifeschool
Basically, Rexsu, if you change your votes before...

Basically, Rexsu, if you change your votes before midnight to 5 suitable games, then those you vote for will have a huge impact. Otherwise, we play the most popular title, of which I think we can...
Forum: EAB's competition 06 January 2018, 19:15
Replies: 50
Views: 1,264
Posted By lifeschool
Nitro- I wasnt around all those years ago, so...

Nitro- I wasnt around all those years ago, so I've never played it in the compo. Its a long game, and quite gruelling, as sometimes its best to sacrific a stage by hanging around and collecting fuel...
Forum: EAB's competition 02 January 2018, 20:26
Replies: 50
Views: 1,264
Posted By lifeschool
kkgarbod - With Street Rod 1, how does the...

kkgarbod - With Street Rod 1, how does the scoring work? Is it game over when players run out of money?
Forum: EAB's competition 19 December 2017, 20:23
Replies: 20
Views: 493
Posted By lifeschool
League Scoring, I was trying to find a...

League Scoring,

I was trying to find a solution to less than 5 players in a team, like the situations below; where less than 5 players still win the round. Dividing by 5 or dividing by the...
Forum: EAB's competition 18 December 2017, 18:22
Replies: 20
Views: 493
Posted By lifeschool
I think we can now write this vote off, as its...

I think we can now write this vote off, as its currently 10 votes for the classic schedule, and just one for Doubles.

I suggest we can use this time to think about the next vote. :)

Both John...
Forum: EAB's competition 05 December 2017, 17:53
Replies: 92
Views: 3,588
Posted By lifeschool
Thankfully this will never happen. The Super...

Thankfully this will never happen. The Super League is based on games, pure and simple. If its eligible to be played, and we can score it, its being played. I dont care if you use your android whilst...
Forum: EAB's competition 04 December 2017, 21:37
Replies: 92
Views: 3,588
Posted By lifeschool
Shatterhand - with this game, I can only vouch...

Shatterhand - with this game, I can only vouch that it works at full speed for for 020/030 and above. I tried this on an 030 setup and it was slightly slower than the 060 I normally use. I had a few...
Forum: EAB's competition 02 December 2017, 17:06
Replies: 17
Views: 585
Posted By lifeschool
Ok everyone. Welcome to the vote. This work very...

Ok everyone. Welcome to the vote. This work very much like the mystery round, in that you must rank the options in the order of which to vote. 1st gets 3 points, 2nd gets 2 points, 3rd gets one...
Forum: EAB's competition 02 December 2017, 00:30
Replies: 92
Views: 3,588
Posted By lifeschool
Interlagos - D for default cup. john4p...

Interlagos - D for default cup.
john4p .............. 1: 09.877 ....A....D....-.....64/38.....14R....29 35 42 49 56 63

You still have one tenth to go before you beat your time with Automatic and...
Forum: EAB's competition 28 November 2017, 18:32
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
General Notice: We are now rapidly running...

General Notice:

We are now rapidly running into the final week of this debate, and we need to finalise the systems which will be voted for in the first vote.

I suggest each player who has...
Forum: EAB's competition 27 November 2017, 20:53
Replies: 92
Views: 3,588
Posted By lifeschool
All links on the Lemon side are now working, so...

All links on the Lemon side are now working, so someone can copy them over.

With lost of top drivers around, it may be quite difficult to stay out of the drop zone.

@ John, I made sure Q tyres...
Forum: EAB's competition 27 November 2017, 19:01
Replies: 92
Views: 3,588
Posted By lifeschool
John, perhaps its best to be careful about this. ...

John, perhaps its best to be careful about this. As the 25FPS version may have timing differences with the 8fps and the 16fps versions; which can only be detectable at the top level; I dont want to...
Forum: EAB's competition 25 November 2017, 22:07
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
The points gaps for all systems 16 thru 26 have...

The points gaps for all systems 16 thru 26 have the same points gaps. There would be 10 extra points over the other systems, but with 10th worth 17 points instead of 7, it would mean more to those...
Forum: EAB's competition 24 November 2017, 17:13
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
Here is the Fixed 26 scale I've been working on,...

Here is the Fixed 26 scale I've been working on, and was thinking about earlier this year. Note: Caphorns score is missing below, and it would take too long to change all the numbers to add him,...
Forum: EAB's competition 24 November 2017, 00:37
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
Hey thats ok. I think most people think Im a...

Hey thats ok. I think most people think Im a superhero of arrogant; like Super Bombastic Man. You could be my sidekick, Super Mouth-off Boy, especially as my last student was killed after my evil...
Forum: EAB's competition 22 November 2017, 18:25
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
Nothing like looking on the bright side. I cant...

Nothing like looking on the bright side. I cant see why anyone would hold back scores unless it affects the team score, or unless they save their score for later and forget to post it. I think if a...
Forum: EAB's competition 21 November 2017, 19:03
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
Biscuit - For the current league, the first 6...

Biscuit - For the current league, the first 6 games had an average of 20 players playing. From Benefactor, the average was 14 per round - until the final two games, which the average was back to 20...
Forum: EAB's competition 20 November 2017, 20:49
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
You are right, and this is why it would only make...

You are right, and this is why it would only make a difference round to round, as in some rounds the points would be lower. If a player is consistent and they get the similar position every round,...
Forum: EAB's competition 20 November 2017, 20:27
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
If there are people who support your idea then we...

If there are people who support your idea then we can move forward, but in all the confusion over possible systems, nobody is agreeing on any points so far.

I can see the merit of a scaling fixed...
Forum: EAB's competition 20 November 2017, 18:10
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
League points bonuses are on offer. Option 1...

League points bonuses are on offer. Option 1 means no bonus system would be used.

With Option 2, the bonus points would be given for every new player. So if 1 person plays they get 21 points. 2...
Forum: EAB's competition 20 November 2017, 17:37
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
Looks like I missed most of the fireworks...

Looks like I missed most of the fireworks already. We posted various suggestions threads over the years, and even one this year, but its amazing how the opinions start to flow then options are on...
Forum: EAB's competition 19 November 2017, 18:28
Replies: 45
Views: 2,170
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks El_pasi. I just downloaded 1.4 in case it...

Thanks El_pasi. I just downloaded 1.4 in case it has any other major fixes, but for some reason, the 1.2 slave I have seems to still work fine. I wonder if I could copy my scores to the new slave -...
Forum: EAB's competition 19 November 2017, 15:49
Replies: 129
Views: 4,199
Posted By lifeschool
Hope everyone got to see this thread. I think...

Hope everyone got to see this thread. I think many casual players arnt too fussed either way, but we've taken on board what EAB players have said over the whole season, and have come up with a few...
Forum: EAB's competition 12 November 2017, 23:17
Replies: 45
Views: 2,170
Posted By lifeschool
Im using 030 as well, as it seems to be ok....

Im using 030 as well, as it seems to be ok. Perhaps try the 1.2 slave with 030?

Yes this version has a high score, and I tried to clear it in a Hex editor but failed. So as I say in my first post...
Forum: EAB's competition 10 November 2017, 23:31
Replies: 45
Views: 2,170
Posted By lifeschool
Thanks for clarifying, now I understand. Have you...

Thanks for clarifying, now I understand. Have you found a working solution? If so, can you PM me any files or tell me any changes you made? A player on Lemon also reported this, but I cant replicate...
Forum: EAB's competition 09 November 2017, 23:01
Replies: 45
Views: 2,170
Posted By lifeschool
No Continues are allowed in the compo, so when...

No Continues are allowed in the compo, so when players get to the continue screen, I suggest they must wait until the timer ticks down to zero before they start a new game. I've had to press ESC and...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 09 November 2017, 15:49
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By lifeschool
You are right. Common DPIs like the ones below...

You are right. Common DPIs like the ones below could be used instead of auto detect. I have updated my numbers below, although as you can see, this really needs exact science, as my conversion...
Forum: EAB's competition 09 November 2017, 15:05
Replies: 45
Views: 2,170
Posted By lifeschool
A new rule has now been masterminded by the mods,...

A new rule has now been masterminded by the mods, and will appear in the opening blerb shortly.

If you complete the levels, pause the game on level 45 and take your screenshot.
Score = Points...
Forum: EAB's competition 05 November 2017, 19:02
Replies: 45
Views: 2,170
Posted By lifeschool
I tried the ADF and found it would not boot on my...

I tried the ADF and found it would not boot on my system, so here is an alternative which I made for the compo, which is just the WHDLoad version but on a disk. Tested with WB 3.1.
...
Forum: EAB's competition 04 November 2017, 18:54
Replies: 43
Views: 2,270
Posted By lifeschool
Congratulations liviux76 on being our 20th player...

Congratulations liviux76 on being our 20th player this round. That makes Amegas the joint-third most popular game of the entire season, behind Rick Dangerous 2 with 21 players, and Pac-Mania with 22....
Forum: EAB's competition 03 November 2017, 18:53
Replies: 43
Views: 2,270
Posted By lifeschool
Having thought about this, I'd say is very easy...

Having thought about this, I'd say is very easy to come up with a solution to the scoring at the end of the round, when we've all hammered it to death. Its never easy for the mods to predict what the...
Forum: EAB's competition 30 October 2017, 22:02
Replies: 43
Views: 2,270
Posted By lifeschool
I always laugh when somebody calls there Arkanoid...

I always laugh when somebody calls there Arkanoid clones, as really The Woz created Breakout way back, and even he knew to make a solid bat. I mean a bat is a bat, and if you hit anything to any part...
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 20 October 2017, 16:44
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By lifeschool
Bump: I just tried my mouse in 1600 dpi mode set...

Bump: I just tried my mouse in 1600 dpi mode set to 25% sensitivity (400dpi) and it plays Amegas absolutely perfectly to how it was back in the day, so this works!
Forum: EAB's competition 20 October 2017, 01:42
Replies: 14
Views: 911
Posted By lifeschool
Looks like Lemon get to choose the game again....

Looks like Lemon get to choose the game again. :great Dont blame us if the game turns out to be another Amegas... :laughing:spin
Forum: request.UAE Wishlist 19 October 2017, 18:42
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By lifeschool
Auto-Mouse to 400 DPI mode

Hi Toni. :) I just thought I'd offer this up in long form and away from the normal suggestions, as it would require more hardware info.

The Problem:
My 1600/2000 dpi mouse wont play mouse driven...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 October 2017, 18:07
Replies: 43
Views: 2,270
Posted By lifeschool
How could we modify the rules John? I tried...

How could we modify the rules John?

I tried to recreate this, but if there are no enemies around, or I keep missing the green pickup, or I keep dying, or I rush with the bat to kill enemies the...
Forum: EAB's competition 17 October 2017, 17:38
Replies: 43
Views: 2,270
Posted By lifeschool
It has been pointed out that the original ADF...

It has been pointed out that the original ADF linked has a scoring bug with the ball sticking to the bat. For this reason, ADF users can use this version, which has been tested and works ok.
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