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Old 05 May 2015, 15:22   #29
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Originally Posted by Shatterhand View Post
Was this kinda of parallax hard to do on Amiga? I know it's just slicing the screen and making each slice scroll at a different speed. One layer is never on top of the other, and this should be a lot easier to do. Yet it's an effect I rarely saw on amiga games (That's how Kid Chaos does it too);
Not particularly hard but it was hard to do really nice full screen parallax, and it limited colours available so more copper tricks were often used to make up.

It's not so impressive on the SNES or Megadrive because their graphics chips were built with making this as easy as possible. And they have about 5 years of technology advances on top of the humble Amiga.
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