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Old 18 September 2007, 02:20   #1
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change lionheart hero

Is there a way to change characters in an amiga game.
By exemple lionheart is beautifull but don't like so much the hero could we change someting for that?

Ps: i don't think so, but perhaps....
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Old 18 September 2007, 03:28   #2
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try it with zool or james pond, and stop taking heavy drugs.
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Old 18 September 2007, 04:15   #3
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Change him to Mr Blobby.
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Is there a way to change characters in an amiga game.
By exemple lionheart is beautifull but don't like so much the hero could we change someting for that?

Ps: i don't think so, but perhaps....
It would be possible, but not easy.

It's not usually just a case of replacing a few raw gfx files, you'll have to know exactly how the gfx are stored and ensure your gfx follow exactly the same layout/methods etc.

Also there are palette considerations not too mention the fact the game might need to be dis-assembled, modified and recompiled!

Worth the hassle? dunno you tell me!
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Old 18 September 2007, 11:53   #8
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It would be possible, but not easy.

It's not usually just a case of replacing a few raw gfx files, you'll have to know exactly how the gfx are stored and ensure your gfx follow exactly the same layout/methods etc.

Also there are palette considerations not too mention the fact the game might need to be dis-assembled, modified and recompiled!

Worth the hassle? dunno you tell me!
then this possible with some mushrooms and a huge of crazy works
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I like the feline Valdyn character, also co-starring in Ambermoon. But i guess you need a more Turrican-like sprite, heh?
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Old 18 September 2007, 12:21   #10
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You have to admit though, valdyn is a fag, just look at the way he runs.

He may be trying to rescue his girlfriend, but he's just kidding himself.
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You have to admit though, valdyn is a fag, just look at the way he runs.

He may be trying to rescue his girlfriend, but he's just kidding himself.
That's not his fault, blame the Thalion guys for this lousy animation.
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Old 18 September 2007, 12:53   #12
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@Retro-Nerd

personally i felt that thalion captured "valdyn's" REAL essence very well )

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If you could find a hardcore coder as crazy as you, then you stand a chance at replacing the character.. to be honest, it would be much easier to write your own game these days!
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a coder crazy like me ?
nobody is crazy like me not even a programmer
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Shadow of the frog?
Nice... would "Super Beast" work at all?
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Old 18 September 2007, 14:34   #15
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Oooo Super Beast... like a re-hash of all the beasts before?! interesting.... but I am kinda thinking you didn`t mean it that way eh? .....
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Erm, no I didn't... but a nice idea Zetr0, if you like that sort of thing
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Hmm Super Beast... Hmm Super Unplayable
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Old 18 September 2007, 16:18   #18
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what do you mean by super beast, a megamix of all shadow of the beast ?
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Even if you change the GFX, I presume you'd have to do something with the palette too. Which I wouldn't even want to consider.
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Super Beast = Super Frog + Shadow of the Beast
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