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Forum: Nostalgia & memories Today, 02:14
Replies: 282
Views: 127,734
Posted By SquawkBox
Welcome back SunChild ! I don't think Brutal...

Welcome back SunChild ! I don't think Brutal Sports Football supports a second fire button. A mention is made early in the manual about use of a joystick to activate and select power ups, but that...
Forum: Amiga scene Today, 01:53
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By SquawkBox
For the time being, let's stick to achieving use...

For the time being, let's stick to achieving use of Mega Drive joypads along with that adapter of yours, when it comes to games played the regular way. As I said, it is rather unlikely the...
Forum: Amiga scene Yesterday, 04:53
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By SquawkBox
I have been using the exact same adapter since a...

I have been using the exact same adapter since a few months and chances are you will be disappointed after reading the following tidbits, but that's how it is IMHO : Only a handful of games have...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 30 November 2022, 04:28
Replies: 282
Views: 127,734
Posted By SquawkBox
Wizkid ~ The Story Of Wizball II, second fire...

Wizkid ~ The Story Of Wizball II, second fire button to jump (can be experimented when one has embodied The Legs).
Such an instant classic mentioned here for the first time, although corresponding...
Forum: MarketPlace 28 November 2022, 03:29
Replies: 34
Views: 6,183
Posted By SquawkBox
I use both a CRT TV and a LCD TV these days...

I use both a CRT TV and a LCD TV these days through some kind of specific KVM switch. During the first months of use of my A500, picture was displayed through a S-Video converter attached at the back...
Forum: News 27 November 2022, 19:18
Replies: 828
Views: 101,010
Posted By SquawkBox
...and concerning the A600, you could use a mega...

...and concerning the A600, you could use a mega drive joypack 2 nine-pin connector adapter which bears some switches to assign up to 2nd fire button aka "C" (got mine off from eBay), unless you know...
Forum: News 27 November 2022, 02:33
Replies: 828
Views: 101,010
Posted By SquawkBox
The game (originally) doesn't support 2nd fire...

The game (originally) doesn't support 2nd fire button to jump, maybe the authors would consider implementing it, dunno. Meself, I wouldn't mind if they tightened the difficulty a little, have no idea...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 November 2022, 00:01
Replies: 223
Views: 77,569
Posted By SquawkBox
Fate ~ Gates Of Dawn - sfx available with 1MB...

Fate ~ Gates Of Dawn - sfx available with 1MB RAM, else the game is silent (past the intro)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 26 November 2022, 23:51
Replies: 12
Views: 1,496
Posted By SquawkBox
Glad you like it. No, there isn't.

Glad you like it. No, there isn't.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 24 November 2022, 04:25
Replies: 12
Views: 1,496
Posted By SquawkBox
Hi folks, Last Action Hero + above...

Hi folks,

Last Action Hero + above mentioned speed hack was made as an ADF by Aladin (only existed as a WHD package until now). He allowed me to share that version of the game. Tested on my 1 MB...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 November 2022, 21:04
Replies: 222
Views: 55,561
Posted By SquawkBox
I must be blind, can't seem to find any entry for...

I must be blind, can't seem to find any entry for this one on HoL. For me, it ought to be Speedball II, Bard's Tale I as a close second. Only one vote for Carrier Command ? Gee, that ain't much.
As...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 November 2022, 20:42
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Ah, but most of the games I have been mentioning...

Ah, but most of the games I have been mentioning recently were unknown to me until recently. What I did was browsing best EVER SINGLE DISK Amiga games thread, then picked up and loaded via Gotek each...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 23 November 2022, 20:19
Replies: 282
Views: 127,734
Posted By SquawkBox
Sky High Stuntman, second fire button to use...

Sky High Stuntman, second fire button to use bombs (unlike what the manual mentions, for some reason).
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 November 2022, 20:14
Replies: 223
Views: 77,569
Posted By SquawkBox
Sky High Stuntman (https://hol.abime.net/1967)...

Sky High Stuntman (https://hol.abime.net/1967) (1991) (Codemasters)
Game assets stored into memory if 1mb is available presumably. Interesting case since said game makes use of additional ram
AND...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 November 2022, 01:42
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Eco ~ A Game Of Survival qualifies.

Eco ~ A Game Of Survival qualifies.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 November 2022, 00:54
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Star Goose! qualifies (choosing either sfx or...

Star Goose! qualifies (choosing either sfx or music can be done in-game with F9). If you just found out about that shmup, you will want to press F9 once the muzak starts.
Forum: support.Games 22 November 2022, 01:13
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By SquawkBox
I concur, a proper release would be nice.

I concur, a proper release would be nice.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 November 2022, 07:39
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Projectyle (EA) qualifies (choosing either sfx or...

Projectyle (EA) qualifies (choosing either sfx or music can be done in-game with F2).
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 November 2022, 03:14
Replies: 282
Views: 127,734
Posted By SquawkBox
Kevin Gallagher's port of Missile Command...

Kevin Gallagher's port of Missile Command (http://aminet.net/package/game/shoot/AMCommand) supports 3 mouse buttons, one for each direction of firing missiles.

Hey, you (OP) didn't ask for games...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 November 2022, 02:37
Replies: 37
Views: 8,238
Posted By SquawkBox
@antonvaldaz Classic Pucman...

@antonvaldaz
Classic Pucman (http://hol.abime.net/1174) (F1 Licenceware) requires 2.04+ Kickstart.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 November 2022, 02:24
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Burton Bird, with music on there's very little...

Burton Bird, with music on there's very little sfx left (just a bell to announce birdie activates a conveyor belt).
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2022, 23:46
Replies: 61
Views: 8,576
Posted By SquawkBox
OCS / ECS version of Sardonic...

OCS / ECS version of Sardonic (https://madaxe-pns.github.io/sardonic/) (Penisoft) requires 1 MB chip (unlike HoL, Lemon has an entry for it).

Quasar Wars (http://hol.abime.net/3722) (Light...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2022, 00:40
Replies: 37
Views: 5,708
Posted By SquawkBox
Xenophobe, here is another game which might have...

Xenophobe, here is another game which might have issues with Gotek. On my 1 MB A500, HFE v3 images of said game as converted from IPF stop loading upon disk change.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2022, 00:33
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Indeed, 1 disk'd version has sfx removed,...

Indeed, 1 disk'd version has sfx removed, cracktro text makes no mention of this. 2 disk versions work as intended, so yeah Xenophobe qualifies.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 November 2022, 21:36
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
I just gave a try to Xenophobe (one disk'd Subway...

I just gave a try to Xenophobe (one disk'd Subway version) and it seems game is missing sfx altogether, meaning the music plays with alone even though options are set with sfx ON music OFF.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 November 2022, 03:28
Replies: 57
Views: 4,970
Posted By SquawkBox
Fire & Forget II ~ The Death Convoy

Fire & Forget II ~ The Death Convoy
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 November 2022, 02:27
Replies: 61
Views: 8,576
Posted By SquawkBox
Pucman Worlds (https://hol.abime.net/5638) (pd)...

Pucman Worlds (https://hol.abime.net/5638) (pd) requires 1 MB of chip ram ("according to HoL", but seems plausible).
Forum: Amiga scene 12 November 2022, 21:46
Replies: 37
Views: 8,238
Posted By SquawkBox
@antonvaltaz I noticed a strange phenomenon...

@antonvaltaz
I noticed a strange phenomenon with Super Hang-On on my ECS 1 MB A500 (rev. 6a, flashed with latest FlashFloppy firmware). Said game (any version) simply won't load with standard...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 November 2022, 19:21
Replies: 223
Views: 77,569
Posted By SquawkBox
With 1mb, game enables music and sound (not just...

With 1mb, game enables music and sound (not just music), meaning one can choose between sfx and music, activate both sfx + music and also disable sound, while with 0.5mb there's no sound at all so...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 12 November 2022, 01:35
Replies: 282
Views: 127,734
Posted By SquawkBox
Jeff Fabre's Scramble 500...

Jeff Fabre's Scramble 500 (https://hol.abime.net/6517) (disk version) has support for 2nd fire button (to use bombs), even 3rd button (to pause, can't test it myself though), and also CD32 joypad.
Forum: MarketPlace 10 November 2022, 13:32
Replies: 34
Views: 6,183
Posted By SquawkBox
I think there's a little misunderstanding here...

I think there's a little misunderstanding here (language barrier, most probably). Device does what it is supposed to do, meaning it conveys VGA signal beautifully and is effective at removing any...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 November 2022, 15:59
Replies: 223
Views: 77,569
Posted By SquawkBox
Catch 'em (https://hol.abime.net/2954) (1992)...

Catch 'em (https://hol.abime.net/2954) (1992) (Global)
Game assets stored into memory if 1mb is available.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 November 2022, 15:37
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Future Basketball qualifies.

Future Basketball qualifies.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 November 2022, 22:07
Replies: 50
Views: 2,545
Posted By SquawkBox
I am probably in the minority here, but I...

I am probably in the minority here, but I consider the miggy version competent. A lot of Amiga ports of classic Arcade games among my favourites bother me, Commando, Rolling Thunder, Alien Syndrome...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 November 2022, 15:33
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Thanks, spent a few days mostly at home lately so...

Thanks, spent a few days mostly at home lately so had the opportunity to playtest quite a few releases. I for one wouldn't mind the addition of a foot note next to the main list just to mention those...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 November 2022, 04:36
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Consecutively to what was decided about Road Rash...

Consecutively to what was decided about Road Rash (see above), it appears the Op isn't interested in listing games that would bear some SFX while the bgm is playing. To qualify, no SFX whatsoever...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 November 2022, 09:42
Replies: 31
Views: 1,945
Posted By SquawkBox
Since we're talking about gravity and wind...

Since we're talking about gravity and wind physics, perhaps Bubble + / Bubble Ghost deserves a mention.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 November 2022, 09:10
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Just gave a try to Trilogy version of Overlander...

Just gave a try to Trilogy version of Overlander (Elite), and cannot confirm it switches as such. According to those ears, pressing S allows switching between sfx and... music + sfx (sfx still can be...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 November 2022, 07:53
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Personally, I don't mind too much having to...

Personally, I don't mind too much having to choose. With sfx only, I still can enjoy my time in front of the CRT TV with background music of my own. Not many Amiga games allow that, but ideally (and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 November 2022, 11:38
Replies: 219
Views: 19,704
Posted By SquawkBox
Try hitting F2 at track selection screen!

Try hitting F2 at track selection screen!
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