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Old 05 August 2019, 01:16   #5

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Originally Posted by idrougge View Post
The reason you haven't seen it on the Amiga is that hardware sprites are less often used for "sprites" – instead, they are used for overlays or as parallax backgrounds.
Actually I feel a lot of properly programmed games use sprites for the main character and reuses them for overlays. And smartly coded ones also reuses them for extra layers of parallax as you said.

But I really feel they are used very often to draw the main character. It's a nice way to get more colors for the main hero when you are using Dual Playfield
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