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Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 16:39
Replies: 58
Views: 4,038
Posted By gimbal
Sounding great! I always especially liked...

Sounding great!

I always especially liked the sound effects of Blood. Especially the cultist babbling is something else.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 15:01
Replies: 47
Views: 1,819
Posted By gimbal
Winter Olympics... https://hol.abime.net/1733

Winter Olympics...

https://hol.abime.net/1733
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 12:00
Replies: 52
Views: 2,316
Posted By gimbal
I can agree with 80% but the Amiga version plays...

I can agree with 80% but the Amiga version plays pretty bad and other ports play pretty alright. The biggest loss is in the bosses, the Amiga version has really cut down versions that are almost no...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 11:03
Replies: 1,008
Views: 160,094
Posted By gimbal
There is a chance that #21 is one but I kind of...

There is a chance that #21 is one but I kind of doubt it; that looks like a blue sky background and Amiga games tend to have a gradient, not a flat color. Definitely not #22 since that is Fish from...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 August 2021, 14:46
Replies: 47
Views: 1,819
Posted By gimbal
Never played it, I guess I should.

Never played it, I guess I should.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 02 August 2021, 13:39
Replies: 23
Views: 1,248
Posted By gimbal
Man, that's efficient use of space!

Man, that's efficient use of space!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 August 2021, 12:06
Replies: 11
Views: 985
Posted By gimbal
Chaos Engine 2 would have worked so much better...

Chaos Engine 2 would have worked so much better if they simply hadn't called it Chaos Engine 2 but rather made it some spin-off game. You can't just drastically change the gameplay loop in a sequel...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 August 2021, 12:00
Replies: 939
Views: 169,567
Posted By gimbal
True, but horror games tend to skip that rule...

True, but horror games tend to skip that rule because they want to have the element of surprise, making things harder to see is a very helpful tool in that department.

I don't claim that FPS games...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 August 2021, 11:23
Replies: 52
Views: 2,316
Posted By gimbal
You are too kind. I call it an unplayable mess :)...

You are too kind. I call it an unplayable mess :) Never mind the poor framerate, it is a pseudo 3D bullet hell game where the bullets fly out of nowhere and you have no idea what their exact position...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 August 2021, 00:41
Replies: 1,008
Views: 160,094
Posted By gimbal
It looks familiar, but no name comes to mind. I...

It looks familiar, but no name comes to mind. I guess we'll get the solution today (Monday) somewhere along the line, only a little more patience :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 August 2021, 17:47
Replies: 1,008
Views: 160,094
Posted By gimbal
oh whoops, I forgot about the deadline. Oh well.

oh whoops, I forgot about the deadline. Oh well.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 July 2021, 23:44
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By gimbal
I'll tell you what: a unhealthy amount of french...

I'll tell you what: a unhealthy amount of french fries and questionable chicken product. I was so happy for about 15 minutes, but now It's feel like shit game time.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 July 2021, 23:39
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By gimbal
Oh my god you're right, the Zeusdas video on the...

Oh my god you're right, the Zeusdas video on the game starts the same :)

I always played Twintris by Digital Marketing, it is practically the same game but it is random.
Forum: project.EAB 30 July 2021, 14:13
Replies: 4
Views: 1,088
Posted By gimbal
*crickets* Maybe you should be made...

*crickets*

Maybe you should be made moderator of those particular subforums so you can do it ;) (if regular mods can even do that? I don't know)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 July 2021, 14:01
Replies: 47
Views: 1,819
Posted By gimbal
I can respect that question too, the Amiga was...

I can respect that question too, the Amiga was AWESOME for puzzle games. But even the definition of a puzzle game is a little vague because some people would consider Tetris to be a puzzle game, I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 July 2021, 17:02
Replies: 47
Views: 1,819
Posted By gimbal
It is. My first thought was Gods. But... yeah do...

It is. My first thought was Gods. But... yeah do you consider that a shoot em up? I would consider it a puzzle platformer but you do throw a whole lot of projectiles and you do a whole lot of killing...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 July 2021, 16:57
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By gimbal
Really... I need to give it a try then.

Really... I need to give it a try then.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 July 2021, 16:50
Replies: 54
Views: 2,315
Posted By gimbal
I don't insist, I just think they look cool.

I don't insist, I just think they look cool.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 July 2021, 16:48
Replies: 52
Views: 2,316
Posted By gimbal
I would say Vindicators too. The Amiga version is...

I would say Vindicators too. The Amiga version is not bad technically but it is just so much not fun. It misses speed compared to the arcade version plus the ability to turn your turret separate from...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 July 2021, 01:06
Replies: 47
Views: 1,819
Posted By gimbal
I like this one, you still get to pick from at...

I like this one, you still get to pick from at least 50% of the game library but it's a very different pool of games. By "No shooting" I am going to assume no projectiles of any kind. Perhaps it...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 July 2021, 16:40
Replies: 4,591
Views: 1,007,740
Posted By gimbal
You have to be a little lucky with oil, they are...

You have to be a little lucky with oil, they are purple square dots on the map. My basic rule of thumb is when I generate a new map if I don't see at least some oil right in the starting area in the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 July 2021, 15:35
Replies: 4,591
Views: 1,007,740
Posted By gimbal
You're already on trains!? Took me a couple...

You're already on trains!? Took me a couple hundred hours of playing before I went that far.

(of course I started in much more primitive versions of the game...)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 July 2021, 15:33
Replies: 54
Views: 2,315
Posted By gimbal
I feel so old, I had to google what VRR is....

I feel so old, I had to google what VRR is. Sounds promising indeed. I need to replace mine soon so I'll keep that in mind...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 July 2021, 13:19
Replies: 1,008
Views: 160,094
Posted By gimbal
Damn, even the local legends haven't gotten to...

Damn, even the local legends haven't gotten to the 20 yet. I don't feel bad for getting absolutely nowhere with this one :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 July 2021, 12:23
Replies: 54
Views: 2,315
Posted By gimbal
I like that I can play the games windowed, that's...

I like that I can play the games windowed, that's about as much charm as the bigger monitor brings. But the look of playing on a native screen in a native resolution is infinitely more awesome.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 July 2021, 12:12
Replies: 52
Views: 2,316
Posted By gimbal
I second Wonderboy. I do love that game...

I second Wonderboy. I do love that game (especially because it was one of the first games I played on the Amiga) but I also dislike it so, so much... Bad framerate, sluggish gameplay, weird jumping...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 July 2021, 12:08
Replies: 4,591
Views: 1,007,740
Posted By gimbal
Eventually you are going to run out of building...

Eventually you are going to run out of building space though, you can't prevent clearing out at least some hives.

You can't prevent being the nasty invasive murderous alien :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 27 July 2021, 11:41
Replies: 54
Views: 2,315
Posted By gimbal
"Is it possible" is never the right question to...

"Is it possible" is never the right question to ask when it comes to computing. "Does it makes sense" comes closer.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 July 2021, 11:37
Replies: 4,591
Views: 1,007,740
Posted By gimbal
Try to stay away from Youtube as long as possible...

Try to stay away from Youtube as long as possible ;) The most fun to be had is to discover how things work on your own and just create abominations which you improve upon gradually.

The one tip...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 26 July 2021, 17:47
Replies: 141
Views: 19,829
Posted By gimbal
I... don't really understand why you post that as...

I... don't really understand why you post that as a response to the quoted text.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 July 2021, 15:12
Replies: 54
Views: 2,315
Posted By gimbal
True enough, but if I get a real Amiga now it...

True enough, but if I get a real Amiga now it won't feel like it should either. Because I won't be sitting in the attic of my parent's house playing games together with my brother and endlessly...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 July 2021, 15:08
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By gimbal
I'm sure it will happen, in good time. There is...

I'm sure it will happen, in good time. There is no need to rush right now, it had been buried for yonks so there is plenty of time to ask around if everyone that was in the original team is ok with...
Forum: Amiga scene 26 July 2021, 14:51
Replies: 1,273
Views: 118,690
Posted By gimbal
Did you frequently have problems running games on...

Did you frequently have problems running games on the A500+ I wonder?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 July 2021, 11:38
Replies: 152
Views: 41,710
Posted By gimbal
It is a nice tune, but this thread is about the...

It is a nice tune, but this thread is about the BEST Amiga tunes. Nothing about that game is the best. Except maybe the concept, I rather enjoy the Smokey and the Bandit aspect of it.

The intro is...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 July 2021, 22:28
Replies: 4,591
Views: 1,007,740
Posted By gimbal
Either modrobert is talking about xk3y, or he...

Either modrobert is talking about xk3y, or he dusted of his xbox 360 with a midi keyboard :)
Forum: Amiga scene 23 July 2021, 22:23
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By gimbal
There is no real unwillingness, it's just that...

There is no real unwillingness, it's just that nobody knows who can actually give the go ahead. Old or not, someone can claim to own that property now that it's been unearthed again.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 July 2021, 16:39
Replies: 2
Views: 425
Posted By gimbal
Maybe, comparing apples and oranges does run deep...

Maybe, comparing apples and oranges does run deep in the old computer geezers user base.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 July 2021, 15:03
Replies: 10
Views: 748
Posted By gimbal
Yes. ~30+ years ago that should have...

Yes.

~30+ years ago that should have happened. Now we gripe and groan about what could have been and what shouldn't have been.
Forum: support.WinUAE 23 July 2021, 14:38
Replies: 13
Views: 713
Posted By gimbal
OT: Speaking of Lemmings, a recent RMC video...

OT: Speaking of Lemmings, a recent RMC video touched upon that classic:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlFnMt3o1as

It shows how the levels were actually made :)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 23 July 2021, 10:01
Replies: 141
Views: 19,829
Posted By gimbal
In the PC version too? Lazy gits!

In the PC version too? Lazy gits!
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