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Old 23 August 2015, 22:51   #21
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Core Design had an especially bad record with this (and, not unrelatedly, A1200 compatibility). By the later years almost everything was installable (SWOS was a rare exception, but the loading there wasn't too bad). As for Wizkid I remember the demo taking forever to load, but don't remember being bothered by the loading times of the real thing, and I did complete it in the end.
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Old 24 August 2015, 16:49   #22
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Originally Posted by donnie View Post
These days there is whd load.
Which isn't totally 100% the perfect option with slowdowns and problems that happen sometimes.

I think EVERY Amiga game has suffered, post 1991 with the introduction of IDE as standard in machines, from not being able to be hard drive installable. A bit pointless to have an Amiga with a hard drive when you couldn't do anything but install productivity software and data files on it. I always hated that fact that I couldn't install most games.
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