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Forum: support.Amiga Forever Today, 08:26
Replies: 18
Views: 1,600
Posted By fxgogo
Great stuff, glad you are sorted. There is so...

Great stuff, glad you are sorted. There is so much you can do now. I like having a bunch of A4000’s configured for different uses and experimenting with.
Forum: Member Introductions Today, 08:21
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By fxgogo
Welcome, welcome. I do most of my Amiga stuff via...

Welcome, welcome. I do most of my Amiga stuff via emulation even though I have two Amigas sitting right next to me. Once I have a dedicated place for them, I guess it will be more hardware based, at...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories Today, 08:17
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By fxgogo
Definite first stop is to buy Amiga Forever to...

Definite first stop is to buy Amiga Forever to get the ROMs legally and all the install disks come with it as well. You can use the emulation front end to get used to Amiga if you like, but the real...
Forum: Amiga scene Today, 00:52
Replies: 149
Views: 36,853
Posted By fxgogo
I have to have a plaY of this.

I have to have a plaY of this.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 00:37
Replies: 10
Views: 237
Posted By fxgogo
So I bought a bunch of games in the States in...

So I bought a bunch of games in the States in 1991 and took them back to South Africa with me and played them on my PAL Amiga 500. All of them worked and never noticed any timing issues.
Forum: MarketPlace 25 July 2021, 22:43
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By fxgogo
Yes, try go to RMC Retro on YouTube. He will have...

Yes, try go to RMC Retro on YouTube. He will have links to his Discord channel. Sign up and go from there. Great retro community on the Discord anyway.
Forum: MarketPlace 25 July 2021, 22:09
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By fxgogo
Give this a go:...

Give this a go: https://discord.com/channels/431348664489738251/455660342886793236/868902265937862706
Forum: MarketPlace 25 July 2021, 21:49
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By fxgogo
Pillock on the RMC Discord is selling an A500 for...

Pillock on the RMC Discord is selling an A500 for a very reasonable price and might be a good starting point for you.
Forum: Amiga scene 25 July 2021, 16:57
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By fxgogo
Yeah, Steve is great. Had a awesome A1200...

Yeah, Steve is great. Had a awesome A1200 recapping job doen by him. And do go for the sonic clean, it makes the machine look brand new.
Forum: MarketPlace 25 July 2021, 13:55
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By fxgogo
I am sure some patience with ebay will get you...

I am sure some patience with ebay will get you those items. You might need to do multiple auctions though, specifically those action replay carts.
Forum: request.Apps 25 July 2021, 13:20
Replies: 0
Views: 44
Posted By fxgogo
Opalvision manuals

I have been scouring the internet for the two manuals that came with the Opalvision, the Getting Started and Reference manuals. I have come up with a big fat zero.


Anyone know if these have been...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 July 2021, 08:55
Replies: 16
Views: 508
Posted By fxgogo
I second Ghost n Goblins on the C64. Oh and most...

I second Ghost n Goblins on the C64. Oh and most of the music from Frankie Goes To Hollywood.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 22 July 2021, 14:14
Replies: 8
Views: 470
Posted By fxgogo
Hi Dave, what are you saying....fonts are damn...

Hi Dave, what are you saying....fonts are damn interesting!!! :)

It was actually an interesting time for fonts for the Amiga, as it straddled the bitmap and vector style fonts era.

Some of this...
Forum: News 22 July 2021, 13:50
Replies: 221
Views: 35,759
Posted By fxgogo
I wonder how many of those articles are not from...

I wonder how many of those articles are not from the pages of their Retrogamer mag? If there is enough new content, I would consider getting a copy.
Forum: Amiga scene 20 July 2021, 12:29
Replies: 16
Views: 756
Posted By fxgogo
I am fxgogo. On some of the other Amiga and retro...

I am fxgogo. On some of the other Amiga and retro sites or discord, I might go by GarethQ.
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2021, 00:36
Replies: 17
Views: 510
Posted By fxgogo
Good idea. I had a go at capacitor replacement...

Good idea. I had a go at capacitor replacement and almost destroyed my A1200. Best left to the experts.
Forum: support.Hardware 15 July 2021, 21:13
Replies: 17
Views: 510
Posted By fxgogo
That capacitor juic has a way of getting in to...

That capacitor juic has a way of getting in to places you never thought possible. Very dependant on its storage position. My A500 for example had dripped down onto the legs of my 68000. Didn’t touch...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 July 2021, 18:34
Replies: 17
Views: 510
Posted By fxgogo
And clean it up. Lots of videos on YT on how to...

And clean it up. Lots of videos on YT on how to do that and look for potential damage.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 July 2021, 18:32
Replies: 166
Views: 7,605
Posted By fxgogo
Of course we all know the best game in the world...

Of course we all know the best game in the world is pinball....right....!!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 July 2021, 10:30
Replies: 166
Views: 7,605
Posted By fxgogo
In a way, I think the computer revolution should...

In a way, I think the computer revolution should slow down, or at least be re-invented.

There is a huge amount of waste with upgrading needlessly. Quite often we are forced by hardware or software...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 14 July 2021, 00:55
Replies: 1
Views: 626
Posted By fxgogo
This is a good video that might help....

This is a good video that might help. https://youtu.be/H-Rn9MZH8KE

I would also look up WinUAE videos as Amiberry is using a arm variant of that.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 14 July 2021, 00:50
Replies: 323
Views: 34,093
Posted By fxgogo
I have never used it. In the nineties I was a 3D...

I have never used it. In the nineties I was a 3D guy. I am very keen to try it these days as I do a lot more in the coding space now. From an outsiders perspective it does look like a powerful system.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 July 2021, 19:19
Replies: 323
Views: 34,093
Posted By fxgogo
I have fond memories of BASIC as a whole, and I...

I have fond memories of BASIC as a whole, and I had to suffer with PEEKS and POKES on the C64 initially. I did not enjoy the Amiga Basic as much as I did the 8bit machines. I think part of it was the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 July 2021, 15:32
Replies: 323
Views: 34,093
Posted By fxgogo
I agree Steril707, samples were the trend back in...

I agree Steril707, samples were the trend back in the day. But as with all these things, it is swings and round abouts. Synths have a certain charm to them. And put in the right hands, I could...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 July 2021, 13:32
Replies: 323
Views: 34,093
Posted By fxgogo
Wow, I have no words. I think someone is trying...

Wow, I have no words. I think someone is trying to get me angry...;)


To give a critical look at the 8bit machines, they all had areas in each machine that sucked and areas that were brilliant....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 July 2021, 12:37
Replies: 166
Views: 7,605
Posted By fxgogo
From a average consumers point of view, present...

From a average consumers point of view, present day computers, tablets, phones etc are very overpowered. Most people could do what they need with tech from 10 years ago.

We have a very wasteful...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 July 2021, 02:41
Replies: 166
Views: 7,605
Posted By fxgogo
I feel you re launchers. I try buy all my games...

I feel you re launchers. I try buy all my games from GOG. At least I know I can run them from downloaded binaries un-encumbered. Just what do I do with my 200 odd Steam games…..and all those free...
Forum: request.Apps 08 July 2021, 17:45
Replies: 37
Views: 4,640
Posted By fxgogo
@Pixelfill I have been using Pixel 3D Pro to move...

@Pixelfill I have been using Pixel 3D Pro to move between Blender and Imagine over the last few weeks. It has been working well using the Wavefront OBJ format. I am not worrying about materials...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 July 2021, 17:17
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By fxgogo
One of the many 3D programs available for the...

One of the many 3D programs available for the Amiga. It was seen as a great program back in the day and you can still buy it today, but not for the Amiga, hehe. I never used it myself but remember...
Forum: support.Hardware 05 July 2021, 04:52
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By fxgogo
My Waco said have a power port on the serial...

My Waco said have a power port on the serial adapter. They are Intuos models though.
Forum: Amiga scene 02 July 2021, 18:32
Replies: 24
Views: 1,270
Posted By fxgogo
Thanks for the heads up intric8. Another reason...

Thanks for the heads up intric8. Another reason to love 1.3
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 28 June 2021, 13:21
Replies: 23
Views: 1,974
Posted By fxgogo
What type of coding framework is your friend most...

What type of coding framework is your friend most happy with? Are you looking at a game engine type thing like Game Maker on the PC and Amos/Blitz on the Amiga? Or are they comfortable with low level...
Forum: support.Hardware 27 June 2021, 02:03
Replies: 8
Views: 486
Posted By fxgogo
I had battery leakage on some pins. That green...

I had battery leakage on some pins. That green stuff. Used white vinegar and it cleaned it wonderfully.
Forum: project.EAB 25 June 2021, 16:43
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By fxgogo
That actually reminds me, my profile is really...

That actually reminds me, my profile is really empty, I must go fill it up. And I have not avatar. Not good.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 23 June 2021, 14:44
Replies: 50
Views: 20,190
Posted By fxgogo
For me the applications are more important than...

For me the applications are more important than the games, specifically the creative applications. So many of those software packages have been forgotten about. Rebirth is a good example. We also...
Forum: request.Apps 22 June 2021, 19:55
Replies: 37
Views: 4,640
Posted By fxgogo
Ok, think I found a version that has both PAL and...

Ok, think I found a version that has both PAL and NTSC versions. I love the ftp, but goodness is it messy.
Forum: request.Apps 22 June 2021, 01:23
Replies: 37
Views: 4,640
Posted By fxgogo
Has anyone got a PAL version of Imagine V4? The...

Has anyone got a PAL version of Imagine V4? The FTP only seems to have NTSC versions. I do have a funny feeling that Impulse stopped producing PAL/NTSC versions, but I can’t be sure about that.
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 21 June 2021, 12:14
Replies: 50
Views: 20,190
Posted By fxgogo
I grabbed some great games from...

I grabbed some great games from http://www.abandonia.com/ . I always try to use GOG.com for my old DOS games.
Forum: request.Other 18 June 2021, 14:59
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By fxgogo
What a fantastic site. Thanks for that.

What a fantastic site. Thanks for that.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 June 2021, 08:46
Replies: 87
Views: 8,317
Posted By fxgogo
So the Raspberry Pi foundation have a good book...

So the Raspberry Pi foundation have a good book on learning C++. Would that learning be applicable to Amiga C++? I mean I would not expect a full 1-1 compatibility, but for the basics, would it help?
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