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Old 20 December 2011, 09:22   #1

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Your best Amiga moment of 2011

Coming to end of 2011 now so what is your favourite amiga moment of the year?

Opening new hardware you just bought?
Buying something you always wanted?
COmpleted a game?
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Old 20 December 2011, 09:58   #2
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Finally getting my Power Tower into a state I'm happy with, as this year I finally got a network card for it, and networked up to the other computers in the house and online.

I was also given a proper Amiga (2000?) keyboard from a member of the South West Amiga Group, which meant I could at long last ditch the crappy PC keyboard I'd been using.

I'm now hoping to get some AMOS coding done over the Christmas break.

Actually, thinking about it, 2011 has seen my Amiga receive more use and love than it has in many a year.
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Old 20 December 2011, 10:07   #3
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Watching longplay of No Buddies Land. I really like graphics and it's my favourite genre of game.
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Old 20 December 2011, 10:39   #4
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Setting up winuae with whdload and getting it all running synced at 50hz with the correct aspect ratio

Many thanks to all the great contributors
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Old 20 December 2011, 11:39   #5

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Buying a 030@50 and a 1084s for my A1200... Finally getting a CD32
Having 2 player battles of wiz n' liz with my daughter was pretty fun
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Old 20 December 2011, 11:45   #6
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My best moment was opening the box with my new FPGA Arcade Replay board (PROTO board) back in march, thanks MikeJ ;-)

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Old 20 December 2011, 12:25   #7
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Weekend Amiga party in summer.
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Old 20 December 2011, 14:51   #8
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After 7 years finally figuring out the friggin' name of a game

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Old 20 December 2011, 15:05   #9
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I've a couple of eureka moments this year, finally getting my A1200T setup as I wanted it with OS4.1 Classic running off SATA HDD via PCI SATA Bridge was great.

I'm probably more inpressed though with my A4000T/CSPPC. I guess this was the last and fastest real classic hardware produced, with the CyberVision PPC the best and fastest RTG setup pre PCI

And to see Quake II running on that setup

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Oh to have owned that setup back in the day!

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Old 20 December 2011, 15:30   #10
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Getting a 64 MB stick for my Blizzard 1230 and actually being able to use most of that extra memory for something other than showing up in the Workbench title.
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Oh yeah... Finding whdload!
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Old 20 December 2011, 15:54   #12
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Hosting the wagglemainia compation at replay in blackpool and asking ppl if they fancied a waggle
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Old 20 December 2011, 16:30   #13
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Just worst moment when my A4000 stopped to work - waiting for total deassembly from that huge RBM tower.
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Old 20 December 2011, 16:44   #14
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Participating in the EAB/Lemon games compo. Never done it before and had soo many laughs. Winning some of those rounds was a dream come true.
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Old 20 December 2011, 17:03   #15
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Finally fixing the bug in my Goal! patch after 14 years. What a relief.
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Lot of successful HW fix and HW mods
and the release of Tiny Launcher
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Old 21 December 2011, 05:15   #17
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All the amazing improvements in WinUAE and AROS-68k.

But I'd say getting the email from Francois Lionet after he tried my AMOS Win32 installer.
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Old 21 December 2011, 18:30   #18
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Whdload patch for GOAL! by Stingray
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Old 21 December 2011, 21:48   #19
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Best amiga moment 2011: Youtube

1 MatChat inteviews (with Sensible software). Captures the hard work and relative innocence of the time.
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2 "Behind the scenes" of 9 fingers. Always wondered who the girls and guys were. 90s flashbacks
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3 Finding out the ending of Shadow of the beast.. thank god I never spent the time to get there
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Old 21 December 2011, 21:52   #20
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Mine was obviously this one
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