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Forum: Coders. General 03 July 2021, 02:11
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By Ray Norrish
I dunno. If the car is only 8 colours, it can be...

I dunno. If the car is only 8 colours, it can be 1 half of a Dual Playfield, with the logo the other half.
If it is, then it might not even be blitted at all - just modulo shifted.
A quick look at...
Forum: Coders. General 03 July 2021, 02:05
Replies: 29
Views: 4,554
Posted By Ray Norrish
Asides from actual read speed, I quite like the...

Asides from actual read speed, I quite like the "illusion" of read speed.
I sometimes put data on same side of the disk so the loading "sounded" faster ;)

As a small aside, I coded a music disk...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 July 2021, 01:37
Replies: 39
Views: 4,651
Posted By Ray Norrish
When my lad was barely able to sit upright, he...

When my lad was barely able to sit upright, he was pretty entertained with Soundtracker - just bashing keys and playing drums - he loved it.
Now he's 30(!) and quite often still plays the great...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 June 2021, 23:22
Replies: 107
Views: 17,109
Posted By Ray Norrish
It was probably a good shout from Ian at the time...

It was probably a good shout from Ian at the time to select it, but I don't think there was any music that was so "In the moment" and yet aged so terribly.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 June 2021, 22:07
Replies: 66
Views: 9,478
Posted By Ray Norrish
I felt very disappointed when I heard...

I felt very disappointed when I heard Koyaanisqatsi by Philip Glass.
C'mon Rob, at least change it a bit.... :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 June 2021, 21:59
Replies: 107
Views: 17,109
Posted By Ray Norrish
I have an excuse for that :) It was the first...

I have an excuse for that :)
It was the first thing I ever knocked up in SoundTracker in a couple of hours. It happened to be on a demo disk that went to Psygnosis and for some reason Ian...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 24 January 2021, 23:22
Replies: 111
Views: 9,877
Posted By Ray Norrish
Just got a prod from someone that this discussion...

Just got a prod from someone that this discussion was going on here.
Well, it wasn't my voice on the intro, but a friend of mine.
Interestingly, my friend and I had the same discussion back in the...
Forum: project.aGTW 02 January 2011, 03:30
Replies: 95
Views: 36,408
Posted By Ray Norrish
Old thread I know, but I really know how you...

Old thread I know, but I really know how you feel.
I got well shafted working with Frank - he actually took the payment from Psygnosis for the blood money music I did. because we set up a joint...
Forum: Coders. General 23 May 2010, 00:13
Replies: 15
Views: 5,313
Posted By Ray Norrish
I used to just load the exe (no matter what the...

I used to just load the exe (no matter what the assembler was) into Rossi Mon (either use relative code or fix it) and Rossi Mon can calc the checksum and write out the memory to disk blocks. Easy as...
Forum: Coders. General 22 May 2010, 23:29
Replies: 29
Views: 4,721
Posted By Ray Norrish
What's wrong with Movem if it's not just limited...

What's wrong with Movem if it's not just limited to bytes?
Forum: project.aGTW 28 May 2009, 04:19
Replies: 151
Views: 54,983
Posted By Ray Norrish
Well, I just re-read this thread and it would be...

Well, I just re-read this thread and it would be good to clear up the music angle once and for all?
Forum: project.IRC 02 April 2009, 02:33
Replies: 40
Views: 29,952
Posted By Ray Norrish
Everyone is always dead.. I'll just prove my...

Everyone is always dead.. I'll just prove my point now.. :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 February 2009, 01:19
Replies: 186
Views: 20,351
Posted By Ray Norrish
Yea, I`m sure I`d rather have spent my...

Yea, I`m sure I`d rather have spent my adolescence on sun drenched beaches than rainy northern england :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 February 2009, 00:33
Replies: 186
Views: 20,351
Posted By Ray Norrish
Corrections are taking place (at least on your...

Corrections are taking place (at least on your wiki). However, you can't quell these things once they have took off. Not that it's a major slight and I`ll never get work in the amiga games industry...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 February 2009, 00:00
Replies: 186
Views: 20,351
Posted By Ray Norrish
heh.. it always amazes me about the comments I...

heh.. it always amazes me about the comments I see about my "reaction" to being disqualified.. seeing as I wasn't at the mag fields party LOL
Someone decided to enter that music without my...
Forum: Coders. General 22 January 2009, 02:18
Replies: 14
Views: 4,411
Posted By Ray Norrish
I posted the code a long time ago. No probs to...

I posted the code a long time ago. No probs to post it again if you don't have.
Check out the demo first :)
Forum: Coders. General 22 January 2009, 01:58
Replies: 14
Views: 4,411
Posted By Ray Norrish
of course. Remember that the blitter worked on...

of course. Remember that the blitter worked on odd cycles, so it could double throughput. It was a powerful chip in its own right
Forum: Coders. General 22 January 2009, 01:54
Replies: 14
Views: 4,411
Posted By Ray Norrish
This was a rather unusual way to use the blitter....

This was a rather unusual way to use the blitter. Usually, it would be used to copy screen memory around.
Fortunately, I noted that the ST note track is 256 bytes (or something) and was blitter...
Forum: Coders. General 22 January 2009, 01:39
Replies: 15
Views: 3,846
Posted By Ray Norrish
I skipped over some stuff, but I think I know...

I skipped over some stuff, but I think I know what the op means.

He may be talking about PC code, where you can sacrifice an address register as a reference to the start of the executable (or...
Forum: Coders. General 22 January 2009, 01:19
Replies: 14
Views: 4,411
Posted By Ray Norrish
I remember using the blitter to copy bits of a...

I remember using the blitter to copy bits of a soundtracker module around for the mix-e-loader on Sonic Attack. If you can't find the source in PD, or want to see, let me know.
Forum: request.Demos 25 October 2008, 02:00
Replies: 28
Views: 5,484
Posted By Ray Norrish
:crazy I don`t believe it! I did that music...

:crazy I don`t believe it!

I did that music :)

It`s awful yes, but one of the first ones I did. You can hear the string sequence I used in "blood money" ingame, as well as some other...
Forum: request.Demos 25 October 2008, 01:51
Replies: 28
Views: 5,484
Posted By Ray Norrish
Hahah.. I used to be in Powerlords too at one...

Hahah.. I used to be in Powerlords too at one time (NZO) and I remember Emyr, Mark, Alistair, Lee etc..

It wasn`t DMA, it was Argonaut (a couple of them went from Scotland - Coder, graphics.) I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 October 2008, 01:21
Replies: 137
Views: 11,432
Posted By Ray Norrish
Big grin I`d have to agree with you there. This was also...

I`d have to agree with you there. This was also the first piece of music that impressed - no - astounded me. I couldn`t take it all in the first time I heard it, it was just such a revelation. I...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 July 2008, 01:39
Replies: 15
Views: 6,078
Posted By Ray Norrish
Bippy: cool. If you look at trains to Crewe, then...

Bippy: cool. If you look at trains to Crewe, then that's a good pickup / junction for where you/me is.

Let me know

cheers
Forum: Amiga scene 17 July 2008, 00:42
Replies: 15
Views: 6,078
Posted By Ray Norrish
Guess I`ll have to make a t-shirt as well then :)...

Guess I`ll have to make a t-shirt as well then :)
I`ll be coming down from "up north" so anyone want a lift?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 April 2008, 01:39
Replies: 1
Views: 1,168
Posted By Ray Norrish
This made me smile :)

How anyone would even want to attempt this, but thumbs up for the effort :)

http://www.remix64.com/tune_200501.html
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 26 April 2008, 01:49
Replies: 83
Views: 9,555
Posted By Ray Norrish
@mungo : That made me laugh! Nice one

@mungo : That made me laugh! Nice one
Forum: Looking for a game name ? 25 April 2008, 01:09
Replies: 2
Views: 1,414
Posted By Ray Norrish
Not sure.. but I have heard this before.. most...

Not sure.. but I have heard this before.. most likely in a demo / intro.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 April 2008, 23:49
Replies: 83
Views: 9,555
Posted By Ray Norrish
Probably the most geeky thing I did amiga-wise...

Probably the most geeky thing I did amiga-wise was to embed the RF modulator inside my a500, then if that wasn't enough, I took apart an AR3 and embedded that inside the A500 as well. You needed to...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 07 March 2008, 23:06
Replies: 75
Views: 12,024
Posted By Ray Norrish
As usual, this isn't a sonic demo really, more...

As usual, this isn't a sonic demo really, more like it's disk 4 of sonic attack, a music disk by DCS. It should be quite apparent when you look at it :)

and.. jeez.. someone paid money for it ?
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2008, 23:00
Replies: 30
Views: 2,942
Posted By Ray Norrish
In that case, unlikely then, as it would be...

In that case, unlikely then, as it would be reliant on DirectX
Forum: request.Other 21 February 2008, 22:23
Replies: 6
Views: 2,492
Posted By Ray Norrish
They don`t ring any bells. It wasn`t uncommon...

They don`t ring any bells.
It wasn`t uncommon for games to have their own custom format.
However, you might be suprised to find that they could be iff or ilbm or something, and just renamed..
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2008, 22:10
Replies: 30
Views: 2,942
Posted By Ray Norrish
I would say what is a GP2x before answering?

I would say what is a GP2x before answering?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2008, 22:07
Replies: 30
Views: 2,942
Posted By Ray Norrish
Sorry for the late reply etc, but I moved house...

Sorry for the late reply etc, but I moved house and didn't get reconnected for ages!

The Robotron remake is done with Delphi and the I, Robot is using Dark Basic Pro
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2008, 22:05
Replies: 30
Views: 2,942
Posted By Ray Norrish
Well, that's certainly interesting and something...

Well, that's certainly interesting and something to explore. However, I`ll be getting this current remake completed by.. oh.. the summer? So I`ll probably be back and getting a few interested people...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2008, 22:02
Replies: 30
Views: 2,942
Posted By Ray Norrish
Indeed.. surely they had playtesters back then as...

Indeed.. surely they had playtesters back then as well ? :)
Perhaps if you could reverse the carrier up to the island sufficiently, but in the remake, the islands wouldn't be as simple as the...
Forum: request.Demos 15 January 2008, 17:56
Replies: 14
Views: 9,704
Posted By Ray Norrish
Yes, it'll be down for a few weeks while I move...

Yes, it'll be down for a few weeks while I move house :(
Forum: News 10 January 2008, 02:04
Replies: 9
Views: 3,364
Posted By Ray Norrish
heh.. I have had Jan Zottman (Immortal) badgering...

heh.. I have had Jan Zottman (Immortal) badgering me for about 3 years for remakes / remixes. I have got a group together to remake a few tracks, but these things always take a back seat with all the...
Forum: News 10 January 2008, 01:53
Replies: 9
Views: 3,364
Posted By Ray Norrish
OK, I have uploaded the music to the zone. ...

OK, I have uploaded the music to the zone.
There was only a tiny bit of memory available, and this game had the usual interference and "know it all" of the producer, so this is the result.
Some of...
Forum: News 08 January 2008, 02:52
Replies: 9
Views: 3,364
Posted By Ray Norrish
New Ray Norrish Music - after 18 years?

Yes, Someone twisted my arm and I did some music for a GBA game. If anyone is interested, I`ll put them up or you can PM me. They are "chip" style, so not the old sample crazy malarky - I only had...
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