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Old 28 February 2016, 07:41   #134
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Originally Posted by idrougge View Post
The CPC can do hardware scrolling in a way. It just wasn't used in many games because it's more difficult than on the C64 and most games were done in a hurry.
Here's a modern example: [ Show youtube player ]
";; The effect relies on the reaction of the monitor to the horizontal sync from
;; the CRTC so it is only guaranteed to work properly on a real Amstrad CPC
;; with an Amstrad monitor."

I know a lot of people that use non-Amstrad monitors on their CPC's (myself included), so this scrolling doesn't work for me and those people. Useless...
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