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Forum: Amiga scene 20 July 2021, 02:15
Replies: 64
Views: 8,600
Posted By lmimmfn
@freehand, sorry man but from what is posted, you...

@freehand, sorry man but from what is posted, you are in the wrong.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 15 July 2021, 15:59
Replies: 28
Views: 1,686
Posted By lmimmfn
Doesnt the Turrican series generally have the...

Doesnt the Turrican series generally have the large bosses as backgrounds that are scrolled and blits the actual background? , would that be possible? I havnt played PC Turrican 2 so dont know if it...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 July 2021, 02:06
Replies: 166
Views: 7,874
Posted By lmimmfn
Why are people comparing to Intel? They are far...

Why are people comparing to Intel? They are far behind what AMD is doing with both chiplets and process reduction, theyre on 5nm with TSMC and intel are still stuck on 14nm++++++++,playing with 10nm...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 July 2021, 03:32
Replies: 166
Views: 7,874
Posted By lmimmfn
Lots of arguments that resolution doesnt matter...

Lots of arguments that resolution doesnt matter and no progress.
I play on a 38" VA 3440x1440 ultrawide gsync panel capable of 120Hz but i play with 100Hz as i dont like overdrive and by god does it...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 July 2021, 03:06
Replies: 166
Views: 7,874
Posted By lmimmfn
Is the law of dimenishing returns, compute power...

Is the law of dimenishing returns, compute power is higher but other than FPS increases theres very little visual improvements. Ray tracing obviously is the main change but its so expensive on...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 June 2021, 02:58
Replies: 38
Views: 2,380
Posted By lmimmfn
This is really sad, RIP. Online bullying is...

This is really sad, RIP.
Online bullying is horrible and recently with social media has become terrible. If anyone here is feeling bullied, here or in other forums i would highly recommend...
Forum: support.Hardware 28 June 2021, 02:19
Replies: 9
Views: 677
Posted By lmimmfn
Quite sure 2b onwards has timing issues with...

Quite sure 2b onwards has timing issues with accelerator cards. I have an early 1200(busted now reconnecting an indivision too many times) that had no issue with my Vampire 1200. Im now using it on a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 June 2021, 00:16
Replies: 743
Views: 61,604
Posted By lmimmfn
I think Rastan could have a decent A500 port. AGA...

I think Rastan could have a decent A500 port. AGA wise i just watched a Prehistoric Isle longplay, very cool shoot em up, would be tight but AGA machine with some fastram could do it
Forum: Hardware mods 25 June 2021, 03:22
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By lmimmfn
I ordered in december 2020 and received it just...

I ordered in december 2020 and received it just under 4 months later, but it probably takes a lot longer with ccomponent shortages etc. Hold firm, youll get it eventually, no bad thing as the longer...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 June 2021, 02:58
Replies: 9
Views: 767
Posted By lmimmfn
The updating enemies every 3rd frane could be...

The updating enemies every 3rd frane could be deliberate, i.e. for worst case scenario of blitter usage.
Its common and a good trick for games to give max framerate for the players character,...
Forum: Coders. General 16 June 2021, 00:31
Replies: 4
Views: 1,127
Posted By lmimmfn
That would work but the main pic being displayed...

That would work but the main pic being displayed would be incredibly dark. Its just an inverse of how its normally used.
Better to use a 32 colour screen and have say 16 colours for the background...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 June 2021, 00:24
Replies: 6
Views: 1,047
Posted By lmimmfn
Just seeing this now. Quite a lot of games...

Just seeing this now.

Quite a lot of games could be improved, i dont think there is any comprehensive list of CPC games using hardware scroll, but basically any game which scrolls but the scroll...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 June 2021, 02:56
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By lmimmfn
I thought that was obvious? From your op and "the...

I thought that was obvious? From your op and "the people that made it" i assumed you were talking about imagine by impulse vs Imagine that Ocean Software bought the rights to, i. e. developers of Yie...
Forum: Coders. General 31 May 2021, 02:37
Replies: 4
Views: 1,127
Posted By lmimmfn
Unfortunately its not possible, the max values in...

Unfortunately its not possible, the max values in HB mode are 7 for RGB(OCS) therefore you can never make them bright(would require values of 10+ for all RGB).
For what your asking, fog clouds etc....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 May 2021, 02:30
Replies: 108
Views: 10,596
Posted By lmimmfn
Isnt this a simple task of 1. The max...

Isnt this a simple task of
1. The max throughput of the Amiga bus(benchmark per accelerator card, with/without fastram) vs max arcade throws around?
2. The amount of memory required to have...
Forum: News 19 May 2021, 00:40
Replies: 313
Views: 66,577
Posted By lmimmfn
ST can only change colours from programmable...

ST can only change colours from programmable scanline's and requires CPU support(similar to old 8 bits) to do so, which will be via a panel as opposed to 32 colours in the play area.
I doubt there...
Forum: Hardware mods 18 May 2021, 03:21
Replies: 102
Views: 13,411
Posted By lmimmfn
Not sure if it helps but the crashes/hanging were...

Not sure if it helps but the crashes/hanging were absolutely wrecking my head with the V1200, tried everything over several days and finally seems more stable now. I stopped using its onboard IDE and...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 May 2021, 02:18
Replies: 903
Views: 166,140
Posted By lmimmfn
Bigtime, keep the scope as is, it looks fantastic!

Bigtime, keep the scope as is, it looks fantastic!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 April 2021, 23:01
Replies: 75
Views: 10,323
Posted By lmimmfn
It'll come. For sure this is using the CRTC as...

It'll come. For sure this is using the CRTC as much as possible, using the HW to shift the track left/right(similar to the Amigas copper) freeing up the CPU.
Its real, its very impressive but like...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 April 2021, 14:26
Replies: 6
Views: 1,047
Posted By lmimmfn
Not to take away from the awesome work done by...

Not to take away from the awesome work done by the batman group but some of the effects are relatively simple to achieve on the CPC

e.g. the scoreboard is mode 1 and the main playing area is mode...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 April 2021, 12:36
Replies: 50
Views: 4,575
Posted By lmimmfn
lol, thats the one, arrghhhh :laughing

lol, thats the one, arrghhhh :laughing
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 April 2021, 02:43
Replies: 464
Views: 58,617
Posted By lmimmfn
HKM? Dont dis that absolute gem :)

HKM? Dont dis that absolute gem :)
Forum: Amiga scene 19 April 2021, 03:15
Replies: 50
Views: 4,575
Posted By lmimmfn
I nominate Insanity Fight, that intro speech is...

I nominate Insanity Fight, that intro speech is haunting me for over 30 years
Forum: Amiga scene 19 April 2021, 00:52
Replies: 1,006
Views: 128,940
Posted By lmimmfn
Thanks guys, sent you PM @Steril707 Give me a...

Thanks guys, sent you PM @Steril707
Give me a day or 2 to think up some kind of fair competition to provide a download copy :).
I do want to make sure it would be a user who never intended to get...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 18 April 2021, 20:56
Replies: 464
Views: 58,617
Posted By lmimmfn
When you talk about the CPC, i dont think it is...

When you talk about the CPC, i dont think it is true that it wouldnt have had the same amount of releases if the Spectrum didnt exist. The CPC had huge user bases in France and Spain, most games...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 18 April 2021, 19:50
Replies: 464
Views: 58,617
Posted By lmimmfn
Its true though and we CPC owners back then...

Its true though and we CPC owners back then absolutely HATED spectrum shovelware. It was the same on the Amiga getting direct ST ports.

I hated the ST back in the day, played it several times and...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 April 2021, 03:37
Replies: 50
Views: 4,575
Posted By lmimmfn
Lol@Yolanda, now that was bad, for me personally...

Lol@Yolanda, now that was bad, for me personally it was Back To The Future 2, what an absolute thrash game, worse in that it was in the Screen Gems pack and i had to suffer it along with Days of...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 April 2021, 00:43
Replies: 1,006
Views: 128,940
Posted By lmimmfn
Thanks Michael lol@GAF ban, sorry man its just...

Thanks Michael
lol@GAF ban, sorry man its just too funny :).
Just posted on GAF now, https://www.neogaf.com/threads/new-games-on-old-systems.1468799/post-263122217
Not sure if it will get much...
Forum: Amiga scene 14 April 2021, 23:59
Replies: 1,006
Views: 128,940
Posted By lmimmfn
Fantastic work!!!, bought a digital copy, looking...

Fantastic work!!!, bought a digital copy, looking forward to trying it :)

Still have to watch the Amiga Bill stream on twitch
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 14 April 2021, 23:45
Replies: 44
Views: 4,959
Posted By lmimmfn
looks excellent, great job! I'm not sure if...

looks excellent, great job!

I'm not sure if dual playfield is the correct method though(unless used with parallax)?
As far as i know in RType other than bullets there's very little/no overlap...
Forum: Amiga scene 12 April 2021, 03:23
Replies: 41
Views: 6,374
Posted By lmimmfn
Get well soon VladR, its difficult if you've...

Get well soon VladR, its difficult if you've committed to something and with expectations etc., but health is above everything else!
Forum: Coders. General 04 April 2021, 01:23
Replies: 822
Views: 91,757
Posted By lmimmfn
The STE has its merits but it was relegated to...

The STE has its merits but it was relegated to the capabillities of the ST, same with Amiga AGA, it was always games for the lowest common denominator.

The ghouls and ghosts conversion to the STE...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 March 2021, 12:29
Replies: 542
Views: 48,136
Posted By lmimmfn
no, the 1200 has the expansion port for...

no, the 1200 has the expansion port for accelerators.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 March 2021, 02:59
Replies: 27
Views: 1,953
Posted By lmimmfn
Lol, cant remember if i had a demo or a pirate...

Lol, cant remember if i had a demo or a pirate copy, i think it was a demo which i played once, thought WztF is this and never played it again. It had 0 redeeming qualities whatsoever.
Enjoyed the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 March 2021, 02:29
Replies: 62
Views: 6,306
Posted By lmimmfn
Definately less visual clutter :)

Definately less visual clutter :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 March 2021, 02:56
Replies: 62
Views: 6,306
Posted By lmimmfn
I only played Zool on the 1200 when it was...

I only played Zool on the 1200 when it was available, bought an original copy and all but i hated it, the dual playfield with the background the same brightness as the foreground made it difficult to...
Forum: Amiga scene 22 March 2021, 02:46
Replies: 202
Views: 11,247
Posted By lmimmfn
Good enough for me. I know you dont like it but...

Good enough for me.
I know you dont like it but for me the more options the better.
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 17 March 2021, 16:07
Replies: 65
Views: 4,982
Posted By lmimmfn
I think your suggestion Galahad would be...

I think your suggestion Galahad would be brilliant if implemented
Forum: Amiga scene 16 March 2021, 01:04
Replies: 542
Views: 48,136
Posted By lmimmfn
Haha, this is brilliant, some minor tidyup and...

Haha, this is brilliant, some minor tidyup and seriously would be a great seller, i want one.
Forum: News 16 March 2021, 01:00
Replies: 681
Views: 143,296
Posted By lmimmfn
Yes, i dont know, this should be a huge seller, i...

Yes, i dont know, this should be a huge seller, i can imagine mounting the keys takes time but they may also be mounting the switched which would double the time.

Its a fantastic kb the only...
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