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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 November 2022, 21:32
Replies: 12
Views: 591
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I didnt get caught out, not an option I did for...

I didnt get caught out, not an option I did for it

http://janeway.exotica.org.uk/release.php?id=18774
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 November 2022, 17:42
Replies: 12
Views: 591
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Which trainer?

Which trainer?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2022, 21:27
Replies: 65
Views: 3,158
Posted By Galahad/FLT
No, the main game code is heavily encrypted, and...

No, the main game code is heavily encrypted, and instead of using a cpu approach to decrypting, he used the blitter to decrypt...which was controlled by a copper list to pass the parameters needed to...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2022, 18:43
Replies: 65
Views: 3,158
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Pretty sure Turrican 2 and the Psygnosis MFM...

Pretty sure Turrican 2 and the Psygnosis MFM format are larger
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2022, 18:42
Replies: 65
Views: 3,158
Posted By Galahad/FLT
He wasn't the first, but a combination of factors...

He wasn't the first, but a combination of factors made it a no small effort to do.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2022, 16:54
Replies: 65
Views: 3,158
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Loads of them, using a long track MFM system...

Loads of them, using a long track MFM system wasn't anything special.

Psygnosis, Rob Northen, Gremlin, Sensible Software, Vectordean, Rainbow Arts, Arc Developments, most publishers used it at...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 17 November 2022, 14:43
Replies: 65
Views: 3,158
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I'm doing a video on this, when MVG asked for my...

I'm doing a video on this, when MVG asked for my thoughts I did offer more than what he said, which explained why Dragons Lair was a "perfect storm".

It was a whole host of things added together...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 17 November 2022, 09:52
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I use Devpac on my own stuff, invariably PHXass...

I use Devpac on my own stuff, invariably PHXass on other peoples source if its picky.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 10 November 2022, 23:06
Replies: 241
Views: 24,822
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Yup, every vector game is separate code entirely,...

Yup, every vector game is separate code entirely, majority is in lower 512k chip ram, but it does have some code parts that load into slow ram/upper chip ram.

Its easy enough to track what code is...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 08 November 2022, 19:08
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Nope, absolutely not. If there is a...

Nope, absolutely not.

If there is a different version, it won't image, it would be rejected ;)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 November 2022, 12:35
Replies: 106
Views: 6,946
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Leander on the ST hd nothing to do with Jon...

Leander on the ST hd nothing to do with Jon Burton, it was a WJS Design conversion.

As with most Psygnosis stuff, if a game lead on Amiga and really used it, rarely were the developers of the...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 08 November 2022, 01:11
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Yup, pretty much. We as install writers have...

Yup, pretty much.

We as install writers have to assume that people installing can follow basic instructions, like putting the right disk in.

WHDLoad should quit if they screw that simple...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 07 November 2022, 00:51
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Well checksums are done in the initial decoding...

Well checksums are done in the initial decoding of an AmigaDOS track, if DIC reports any errors other than Copylock then it will fail to image the disk as its supposed to do, there's your error...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 06 November 2022, 23:08
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Not with DIC no. Unfortunately disk...

Not with DIC no.

Unfortunately disk utilities is at fault here, because if it were a real disk or IPF with a bad sector, DIC woild pick it up and detect the error.

Changing lots of installs to...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 06 November 2022, 22:27
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Galahad/FLT
DIC is designed for a mostly AmigaDOS format...

DIC is designed for a mostly AmigaDOS format which is what Wolfchild is.
Forum: Amiga scene 06 November 2022, 12:43
Replies: 4
Views: 874
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Sorry chaps, this was long sorted, had to get...

Sorry chaps, this was long sorted, had to get some masters to a disk duplicators in Caledonia, and was looking for quicker options to get it there, as it turned out, DPD did it in 2 and a half days...
Forum: News 05 November 2022, 16:47
Replies: 33
Views: 2,701
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Congrats on the release.

Congrats on the release.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 November 2022, 00:10
Replies: 136
Views: 12,446
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Christ my story reads the same as yours, I got an...

Christ my story reads the same as yours, I got an ST before Amiga, partly because I couldn't buy an Amiga locally as they were all sold out, and not knowing anything about the differences between ST...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 November 2022, 22:18
Replies: 241
Views: 24,822
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Ha, good luck with Robocop 3, code wise its a...

Ha, good luck with Robocop 3, code wise its a fucking mess, lots of separare code sections encrypted on the disks.

I will say that a lot of the Robocop 3 code is not well optimised at all.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 November 2022, 20:56
Replies: 435
Views: 18,917
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Sim City on CDTV looked alright as I recall and...

Sim City on CDTV looked alright as I recall and that version also works on A500 1 meg chip ram.machines
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 November 2022, 21:52
Replies: 435
Views: 18,917
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Because the OP SPECIFIED games between 1985-1991 ...

Because the OP SPECIFIED games between 1985-1991

Is that clear enough for you now?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 November 2022, 19:23
Replies: 50
Views: 2,502
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I never liked Shinobi and I never liked Altered...

I never liked Shinobi and I never liked Altered Beast, but the Amiga could have done a near 1:1 conversion of the latter.

All it does is scroll left to right, levels are short, whether it be dual...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 November 2022, 13:36
Replies: 435
Views: 18,917
Posted By Galahad/FLT
This thread is largely redundant. Which...

This thread is largely redundant.

Which country was the fastest adopter of PC as a gaming device? The US

Which country primarily developed for it in the early years? US developers

Which...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 November 2022, 13:29
Replies: 435
Views: 18,917
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Was lollypop between 1985-1991?

Was lollypop between 1985-1991?
Forum: support.FS-UAE 27 October 2022, 19:58
Replies: 6
Views: 475
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Kick Off or Kick Off 2?

Kick Off or Kick Off 2?
Forum: Coders. Blitz Basic 27 October 2022, 19:56
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By Galahad/FLT
I presume you are using an earlier kickstart or...

I presume you are using an earlier kickstart or later?
Forum: request.Apps 25 October 2022, 23:07
Replies: 206
Views: 66,323
Posted By Galahad/FLT
You cannot use something like a cruncher or...

You cannot use something like a cruncher or decruncher to prove 060 can't be significantly faster than 040.

They typically utilise lots of byte instructions which are not where an 040 or 060...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 23 October 2022, 21:40
Replies: 58
Views: 10,017
Posted By Galahad/FLT
A lot of versions of a very shit game. You can...

A lot of versions of a very shit game. You can see how important it was to US Gold regards money for them to keep revising it.
Forum: project.WHDLoad 23 October 2022, 14:13
Replies: 58
Views: 10,017
Posted By Galahad/FLT
160? Shouldn't the max be 159?

160? Shouldn't the max be 159?
Forum: support.Games 20 October 2022, 13:07
Replies: 16
Views: 1,428
Posted By Galahad/FLT
So thats a no then?

So thats a no then?
Forum: support.Games 20 October 2022, 01:12
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Galahad/FLT
No, a rather crappy shoot em up!

No, a rather crappy shoot em up!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 October 2022, 22:44
Replies: 106
Views: 6,946
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Push scrolling was more common on Atari ST. ...

Push scrolling was more common on Atari ST. Quite often there wouldn't be constantly scrolling, it would only scroll when character got near to edge of screen, then game would halt briefly as it...
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 13 October 2022, 22:42
Replies: 5
Views: 4,124
Posted By Galahad/FLT
What about pelting them with fruit? Can we do...

What about pelting them with fruit? Can we do that as well???
Forum: HOL suggestions and feedback 13 October 2022, 20:23
Replies: 5
Views: 4,124
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Information still not added to HOL

Information still not added to HOL
Forum: Amiga scene 12 October 2022, 13:10
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Amiga Format Subscriber Superdisks

Uploaded to the zone is a set of Amiga Format Subscriber Superdisks for AMR Coverdisk completion.

I checked 4 entries and saw they were missing, so imaged all I had.

101, 102, 103, 104, 106,...
Forum: EAB's competition 11 October 2022, 20:35
Replies: 895
Views: 76,754
Posted By Galahad/FLT
So......... Next person to respond can post.

So......... Next person to respond can post.
Forum: Amiga scene 11 October 2022, 20:17
Replies: 4
Views: 874
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Help needed: Us based eab members that can still write to floppy

Bit of an alert here

Needed urgently is someone in the US that is able to write 3 adf images to real floppies with 100% accuracy.

Please get in contact ASAP via PM in this is something you can...
Forum: EAB's competition 11 October 2022, 20:14
Replies: 895
Views: 76,754
Posted By Galahad/FLT
At the Carnival?

At the Carnival?
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 11 October 2022, 13:40
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Lots of copy protections used a addq.l/subq.l...

Lots of copy protections used a addq.l/subq.l #1,and to crash Amiga when check failed
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 10 October 2022, 21:23
Replies: 38
Views: 1,971
Posted By Galahad/FLT
Tried changing baz to dc.l 0? That way when...

Tried changing baz to dc.l 0?

That way when it reserves memory, its going to ensure that variable is null everytime you run the program.
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