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Old 28 August 2008, 18:01   #1
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Shurrican (Turrican clone) new 68k game!

Great news for all Turrican fans out there.
Shurrican will need a gfx card and some fastram.

It´s still under development but xperience2003 (the author) wants to release a test version soon.

http://amiforce.de/thread.php?thread...d=18&styleid=1





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Old 28 August 2008, 18:18   #2
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woooow !!! Killer !! Cant wait for more info about this one...
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:19   #3
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Yes, me too.
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:20   #4
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Any chance of an AGA version, does anyone know?
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:23   #5
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:37   #6
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WTF! Gfx card?!?!
Bah, no way!
OCS or death!!! ;P
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:38   #7
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:44   #8
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Any chance of an AGA version, does anyone know?

No idea. I´ll ask the author.
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:47   #9
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Any chance of an AGA version, does anyone know?
I second that question.
I looks great, but the graphics card thingie is a turnoff.
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Old 28 August 2008, 18:48   #10
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I'm not too keen on games that use a mix of high and low resolutions (note the high res background and low res sprite), but nonetheless, a new amiga game is good news
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Old 28 August 2008, 19:11   #11
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Turrican, Shurrican, I'm all for it. The Turricans are some my favourite platformers of all time so to my way of thinking, more == better.
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Old 28 August 2008, 19:48   #12
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but why main sprite is low res
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Old 28 August 2008, 19:54   #13
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Awesome news
Let's just hope that it'll run without a GFX card. Can't wait to play a new Turrican remake/clone/whatever
Thanks for the info viddi
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Old 29 August 2008, 00:40   #14
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the name is kind of gay. Shurrican sounds like it's Turricans wife or turrican in drag

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the name is kind of gay. Shurrican sounds like it's Turricans wife or turrican in drag
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... neverthless, it looks kool !!!
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Old 29 August 2008, 01:57   #16
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but why main sprite is low res
Because it was ripped from the low res original of course. Keeping the sprites the way they were gives it a nice retro taste, although I do agree that it looks a little off with the high res backgrounds.
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Looks very cool, can't wait!
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Old 29 August 2008, 04:14   #18
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WOW!!! I'm really starting to wish I had a graphics card now. It's great that more people are making Amiga games now!
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Given the fact that only about 10% of Amiga owners own graphics cards, its a little crazy!?.. Don't get me wrong though, i think its brilliant that this game is being made, but AGA was never really truly fully utilised when the A1200 was in its prime and i think the A1200 is more than up to the job!, Sure maybe not hires graphics on AGA but this is supposed to be for a retro system anyway, so if i want hires graphics i will just go back to my PC and pump out some games on my GeForce.

Give me OCS/ECS/AGA lowres anyday.. yep, hires is nice but hardly essential
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Gfx card means WinUAE will work too (shouldn't it?), so it goes beyond that 10%.
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