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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 20:09
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
The AVM card was already mentioned and detailed...

The AVM card was already mentioned and detailed in the CDTV developers manual long before the CDTV came out, does make you wonder they released a high end unit without it, esp when the CDTV couldn’t...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 20:01
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
Was mentioned in the CDXL PDF Amiga Anime did,...

Was mentioned in the CDXL PDF Amiga Anime did, would be in the CD32 Toolkit somewhere too, sure it only works with HAM8 too.

You can easily test it yourself (i have, just to confirm!) as its a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 18:50
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
Yes it doubles the vertical pixel resolution (in...

Yes it doubles the vertical pixel resolution (in size only not real resolution) but its only for AGA, CDTV can’t do it.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 12:21
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
I don’t think saying the CDTV was crap is...

I don’t think saying the CDTV was crap is entirely fair, after all its based on its best selling A500 computer.

And yes most On-line games were crap but thats not the CDTV’s fault, purely the...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory Yesterday, 00:13
Replies: 42
Views: 387
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah i agree A500 target be nice as everyone...

Yeah i agree A500 target be nice as everyone could play it that way, and as much as Rygar is a great port, it was more a given (no disrespect) that the A1200 was capable of doing it justice, so to...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 January 2020, 21:45
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
No chance, i already stated that 160x100 at 12fps...

No chance, i already stated that 160x100 at 12fps was the max for 150k/s

With your resolution (and a guess 20khz audio) works out 722k/sec, over twice what the CD32 drive is capable of let alone...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 January 2020, 01:27
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
Nope, CD32 is 300k/s

Nope, CD32 is 300k/s
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 January 2020, 01:14
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
You can do similar sure if you play from HDD, i’m...

You can do similar sure if you play from HDD, i’m talking about streaming from CD, CDTV can only do 150k/s, max 160x100 at 12fps with HAM6.

You can get faster fps with less colours than that but...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 January 2020, 23:28
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
I don’t think in this day and age it would be...

I don’t think in this day and age it would be very comfortable or enjoyable watching a episode of something in CDXL, some are bearable on the CD32 with the faster transfer rate and screen size, on...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 15:07
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah sorry couldn’t find the other link, plus it...

Yeah sorry couldn’t find the other link, plus it was a newspaper article that linked to a site you had to pay to read the whole article, the date and price still matched the billboard (sep 92 issue)...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 13:52
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
No it was a joke. I didn’t have an answer to it...

No it was a joke. I didn’t have an answer to it if that was a serious statement.


Yes of course its US dollars.
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 12:14
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah i remember wanting a Playstation in 1992 ...

Yeah i remember wanting a Playstation in 1992


Not in early 1992 when they u-turned and rebranded as the Amiga CDTV, they were still pushing it, after Xmas 1992 then yeah they knew the writing...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 January 2020, 01:28
Replies: 78
Views: 2,256
Posted By Amigajay
It was more expensive than the A500 because of...

It was more expensive than the A500 because of the CD drive and more expensive casing and parts tbf. When they released the Multimedia Pack in 1992 for £599 it worked out cheaper than buying a A500...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 January 2020, 11:23
Replies: 17
Views: 813
Posted By Amigajay
Waiting to see where it is and whats going to be...

Waiting to see where it is and whats going to be happening first, tbh i’m not a talkative kinda person, so if i did i would go incognito :cool
Forum: Amiga scene 23 January 2020, 11:00
Replies: 17
Views: 813
Posted By Amigajay
I think the midlands part has already been...

I think the midlands part has already been slipped out, so at a guess Birmingham or Leicester maybe?
Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2020, 17:37
Replies: 994
Views: 60,728
Posted By Amigajay
But your mistaking people wanting to play Doom...

But your mistaking people wanting to play Doom with using an ancient DOS based system which is far from being an 'attractive feature set'.

And if you have ever thought PC's have future proof...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2020, 15:23
Replies: 994
Views: 60,728
Posted By Amigajay
One has nothing todo with another, but we both...

One has nothing todo with another, but we both know that right ;)
Forum: Amiga scene 21 January 2020, 14:37
Replies: 994
Views: 60,728
Posted By Amigajay
There was nothing alluring about an expensive DOS...

There was nothing alluring about an expensive DOS based PC :laughing

Plus i agree with Sneckbecker, Commodore did the same thing Sega did, by releasing too much hardware in a short timeframe...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 January 2020, 00:18
Replies: 29
Views: 1,932
Posted By Amigajay
Loved playing this in the arcade back in the day,...

Loved playing this in the arcade back in the day, then got the Spectrum port which wasn’t too bad, at least more fun than the Amiga version!

Then got the Asian version Rolling Thunder 2 when i had...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 19:08
Replies: 234
Views: 6,377
Posted By Amigajay
Doesn’t really work with video/computer games,...

Doesn’t really work with video/computer games, for example some SNES games were £60 in 1992 (close to £120 in todays money) some Switch games now are £50 - only 41.67% of the price in comparison.
...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 20 January 2020, 18:49
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By Amigajay
When i said pushes the CD32 to the max, i mean’t...

When i said pushes the CD32 to the max, i mean’t streaming from disc with its 300/k sec drive, of course you can get better streaming from HDD and even more from the TF330.

I think the conversion...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 20 January 2020, 12:11
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By Amigajay
Of course data streaming on disc always comes...

Of course data streaming on disc always comes down to the drive speed, the CD32 is already pushed to the max, the quality can't possibly be any bigger in size or higher in quality without a much...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 11:59
Replies: 234
Views: 6,377
Posted By Amigajay
Now i know your talking bollocks :laughing;)

Now i know your talking bollocks :laughing;)
Forum: Amiga scene 20 January 2020, 10:36
Replies: 234
Views: 6,377
Posted By Amigajay
Didn’t really want to comment here as its...

Didn’t really want to comment here as its obviously a sensitive subject for some, but like Steril says i think it’s becoming a bit of a witchhunt type thread which despite what you think should have...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 18 January 2020, 20:06
Replies: 27
Views: 1,273
Posted By Amigajay
I don’t think it needs more colours per se, but...

I don’t think it needs more colours per se, but i’ve never liked the use of colours in this game, minty green grass and green walls, then add 50 random colours for the background, i’m guessing with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 January 2020, 14:58
Replies: 8
Views: 501
Posted By Amigajay
Great news Adrian, look forward to what you might...

Great news Adrian, look forward to what you might come up with!
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2020, 22:04
Replies: 21
Views: 1,635
Posted By Amigajay
Well that’s a config error somewhere with winuae...

Well that’s a config error somewhere with winuae then.
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2020, 17:02
Replies: 21
Views: 1,635
Posted By Amigajay
They are all 256K games, check the disk labels on...

They are all 256K games, check the disk labels on HOL
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 15:05
Replies: 153
Views: 5,209
Posted By Amigajay
The Sega Saturn had a net link to enable net...

The Sega Saturn had a net link to enable net access and even a floppy drive add-on in Japan.

I don’t think the Megadrive was ‘crap’ at all, it had some great games and arcade ports which is what...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 14:10
Replies: 153
Views: 5,209
Posted By Amigajay
Yep i was joshing, it was more a joke about any...

Yep i was joshing, it was more a joke about any other comparison where the PC is concerned.

Personally i got fed up with the same game styles on consoles which led me to the Amiga in the first...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 January 2020, 14:04
Replies: 153
Views: 5,209
Posted By Amigajay
Come on its only fair PC owners have been doing...

Come on its only fair PC owners have been doing it for years! :laughing
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2020, 14:01
Replies: 21
Views: 1,635
Posted By Amigajay
Well the list was made for the time before the...

Well the list was made for the time before the Amiga market imploded around 2000 after the last commercial magazine went under too, todays market is more a retro homage and of course games will come...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 16 January 2020, 12:43
Replies: 27
Views: 1,273
Posted By Amigajay
Yeah saw the Kickstarter, then saw it would be...

Yeah saw the Kickstarter, then saw it would be having CD audio and thought they must have got JOTD on board as he is the only guy in the Amiga scene who can do such a job!
Forum: Amiga scene 16 January 2020, 12:06
Replies: 21
Views: 1,635
Posted By Amigajay
It makes sense in that it’s interesting to know...

It makes sense in that it’s interesting to know which were possibly the last games, and these are commercial boxed games btw, but feel free to contribute if you know any release that could qualify.
...
Forum: News 15 January 2020, 18:19
Replies: 25
Views: 2,585
Posted By Amigajay
PDF version now available to buy - AmigaJay...

PDF version now available to buy -

AmigaJay Store (https://amigajay.fws.store)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 January 2020, 20:17
Replies: 153
Views: 5,209
Posted By Amigajay
Eh?! The A1200 was only £100 more than the...

Eh?! The A1200 was only £100 more than the A500/A600 and for the money to get 2x the ram and 2x cpu speed and upgraded software it was a great buy if you didn’t already own an Amiga. If only...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 12 January 2020, 12:23
Replies: 98
Views: 10,240
Posted By Amigajay
Vol.7 has been finished and uploaded, this will...

Vol.7 has been finished and uploaded, this will be my last CDTV disc for a while, so download and enjoy, cheers!
Forum: Amiga scene 11 January 2020, 10:40
Replies: 183
Views: 11,991
Posted By Amigajay
I think what may sway people like xubidoo who...

I think what may sway people like xubidoo who struggle to get past early levels is to include what NeoGeo CD games used to, by having arcade modes with unlimited lives or credits via an options...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 10 January 2020, 19:27
Replies: 98
Views: 10,240
Posted By Amigajay
I haven’t released a CDTV disc with Alien Breed...

I haven’t released a CDTV disc with Alien Breed on?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 January 2020, 10:26
Replies: 2
Views: 311
Posted By Amigajay
Yep this was the stupid relaunch price by Escom,...

Yep this was the stupid relaunch price by Escom, well the RRP was £399 in 1992 just that some retailers sold it for £379.

Yep the Archimedes was basically clearance pricing by then, game over for...
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