English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 40 of 4380
Search took 0.56 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: gimbal
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 17:03
Replies: 1,064
Views: 170,863
Posted By gimbal
Boo. The clues are really no help this time :(

Boo. The clues are really no help this time :(
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Yesterday, 09:57
Replies: 40
Views: 1,437
Posted By gimbal
This is why I love EAB.

This is why I love EAB.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 September 2021, 13:13
Replies: 40
Views: 1,437
Posted By gimbal
It sounds like that even if you program directly...

It sounds like that even if you program directly against the hardware on an Amiga, you can still go too low-level :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 September 2021, 11:37
Replies: 40
Views: 1,437
Posted By gimbal
What is 'game crawling'? Frame rate issues?

What is 'game crawling'? Frame rate issues?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 September 2021, 10:13
Replies: 40
Views: 1,437
Posted By gimbal
All of the above. Didn't know, didn't care,...

All of the above. Didn't know, didn't care, didn't care to know. If the publisher is okay with the game being specifically targeted at the A500 then why invest time and money into debugging it on...
Forum: News 21 September 2021, 10:42
Replies: 10
Views: 1,134
Posted By gimbal
Yeah I'm kind of confused by the 16 bits. Isn't...

Yeah I'm kind of confused by the 16 bits. Isn't the limit going to be whatever you choose to configure as the output?
Forum: News 21 September 2021, 10:25
Replies: 28
Views: 1,638
Posted By gimbal
Something that might shock people to this day...

Something that might shock people to this day since it is quite popular to believe that the game runs on the Doom engine. But Dark Forces could already do so much more.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 20 September 2021, 11:49
Replies: 34
Views: 1,424
Posted By gimbal
I said "wow" a lot, but probably my first "whoa...

I said "wow" a lot, but probably my first "whoa sh" moment was seeing the intro of Wrath of the Demon for the first time. I had played the Amiga Action demo and was pretty wowed by the game so we got...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 September 2021, 22:06
Replies: 48
Views: 2,168
Posted By gimbal
Never even touched any of his work, but I do...

Never even touched any of his work, but I do enjoyed reading and viewing all the material that's been created about his work. Salute, Sir Clive.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 September 2021, 11:44
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By gimbal
it came on 15 disks, surely one more would have...

it came on 15 disks, surely one more would have been not the issue ;)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 September 2021, 10:21
Replies: 1,064
Views: 170,863
Posted By gimbal
Hints, hints, hints, hints, hints.

Hints, hints, hints, hints, hints.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 14 September 2021, 16:40
Replies: 122
Views: 8,141
Posted By gimbal
First layout definitely looks like it would be...

First layout definitely looks like it would be right out of an arcade game.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 14 September 2021, 16:37
Replies: 1,323
Views: 179,580
Posted By gimbal
Nice idea by the way, like a 2D Fall Guys I guess...

Nice idea by the way, like a 2D Fall Guys I guess :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 September 2021, 16:22
Replies: 149
Views: 15,125
Posted By gimbal
Who does that! That's Pacman suicide :)

Who does that! That's Pacman suicide :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 September 2021, 13:10
Replies: 297
Views: 36,723
Posted By gimbal
make the frame skipping configurable though, for...

make the frame skipping configurable though, for people who have hardware that supports variable refresh rates ;)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 September 2021, 11:01
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By gimbal
Mortal Kombat with some WWE ring mechanics sounds...

Mortal Kombat with some WWE ring mechanics sounds like a cool game, so good choice I guess :)

@0:50 seconds, the knee slammed dude just floating in the air though... how to ruin immersion in one...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 September 2021, 21:31
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By gimbal
I really want to be able to go back in time so I...

I really want to be able to go back in time so I can be there when they make the decision that a button masher like this is "good enough" and see the expressions on people's faces as it is being...
Forum: Amiga scene 09 September 2021, 16:46
Replies: 1,150
Views: 201,402
Posted By gimbal
I do believe it was John Romero who said that in...

I do believe it was John Romero who said that in an interview, but whatever...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 September 2021, 13:26
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By gimbal
Ah yes the good old "red cross is protected"...

Ah yes the good old "red cross is protected" problem. People lost their shit when the Doom versions caked into the Doom 3 special edition had changed graphics.
Forum: News 08 September 2021, 16:17
Replies: 104
Views: 11,502
Posted By gimbal
And then our friends at Nightdive are also...

And then our friends at Nightdive are also revamping Powerslave :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWWY_kf9boA
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 08 September 2021, 15:02
Replies: 180
Views: 27,700
Posted By gimbal
This, I think the greyish background with the...

This, I think the greyish background with the Amiga ship would look pretty slick. The new ship looks pretty... well it just doesn't look like a spaceship. More like a space... boot?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 September 2021, 11:40
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By gimbal
"whilst fighting back the tears of nostalgia" -...

"whilst fighting back the tears of nostalgia" - pfff :)

I watch Amiga stuff almost daily so I'm crying all the time ;)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 September 2021, 21:38
Replies: 18
Views: 901
Posted By gimbal
I like the platforming sections of Batman but the...

I like the platforming sections of Batman but the car and especially flying section are pretty daft.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 07 September 2021, 13:59
Replies: 11
Views: 1,048
Posted By gimbal
I really like that horizontal ribbon-like user...

I really like that horizontal ribbon-like user interface. Not a single pixel wasted :)
Forum: Amiga scene 07 September 2021, 13:50
Replies: 1,150
Views: 201,402
Posted By gimbal
"full 3d" meaning you could also look up an down,...

"full 3d" meaning you could also look up an down, jump, fly and swim and it supported multiple levels too I believe, but it was a primitive raycaster nonetheless. Wolf3D sacrificed a whole lot of...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 September 2021, 12:02
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By gimbal
Run dosbox in winuae and then play Lotus in it....

Run dosbox in winuae and then play Lotus in it. Heresy of the highest order.
Forum: project.EAB 06 September 2021, 16:29
Replies: 24
Views: 2,720
Posted By gimbal
There were no fops back in 2001, there were more...

There were no fops back in 2001, there were more quacks.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2021, 16:27
Replies: 65
Views: 6,118
Posted By gimbal
Sociable Soccer '21 trailer: ...

Sociable Soccer '21 trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Y9A6EEVWWc

Looks pretty hilHareous.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2021, 14:56
Replies: 1,064
Views: 170,863
Posted By gimbal
At least time travel is an easier theme. I'm...

At least time travel is an easier theme. I'm ticking them off by just describing to google what is in the screenshot basically :) #11 should be really easy in that respect but of course the ones that...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2021, 14:04
Replies: 1,064
Views: 170,863
Posted By gimbal
I'm spotting ~10 that I know... Three of which...

I'm spotting ~10 that I know... Three of which are the same franchise.

It looks to me that the most beloved time travel game is not actually in the list... My wagging finger is locked and loaded :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2021, 11:06
Replies: 18
Views: 901
Posted By gimbal
Did we ever do a poll on best movie tie-in game?...

Did we ever do a poll on best movie tie-in game? Back to the Future 3 would actually be on my list of contenders. It's still not a great game but it definitely had some fun gameplay value to it.
Forum: News 04 September 2021, 00:02
Replies: 146
Views: 17,871
Posted By gimbal
That repeating music though... it drives me nuts....

That repeating music though... it drives me nuts.

Don't forget about Eggerland, a really good puzzle game. It's kind of a shame the Amiga never got a port.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 September 2021, 21:13
Replies: 18
Views: 901
Posted By gimbal
Yeah the skateboarding sections can be fun with a...

Yeah the skateboarding sections can be fun with a LOT of practice, but the other levels are just low effort.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 September 2021, 23:15
Replies: 40
Views: 3,795
Posted By gimbal
No... there used to be an FTP but I'm not sure if...

No... there used to be an FTP but I'm not sure if that is still alive.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2021, 23:11
Replies: 4,611
Views: 1,039,413
Posted By gimbal
GTA 5 does similar things without asking you...

GTA 5 does similar things without asking you about it. There was this one mission where I had to shoot a person fleeing in a sports car. I failed because I crashed and the person got away because of...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2021, 23:04
Replies: 103
Views: 5,424
Posted By gimbal
Toxicity is like a fart. You can't smell it if...

Toxicity is like a fart. You can't smell it if you don't inhale, you can't drag it with you and spread it if you don't run through it and disturb it. You just need to let the gas cloud hang there and...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2021, 22:46
Replies: 1,064
Views: 170,863
Posted By gimbal
Not so sure about that one. Certainly not the...

Not so sure about that one. Certainly not the world, the western world maybe but I would put my money on Solitaire then myself.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2021, 12:10
Replies: 1,064
Views: 170,863
Posted By gimbal
You are very mistaken, I never said I didn't get...

You are very mistaken, I never said I didn't get that one. I played and completed all entries that released on the original DS. The 3DS game I did not enjoy as much, the puzzles started to repeat a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2021, 09:54
Replies: 103
Views: 5,424
Posted By gimbal
One person's "bashed" is another persons honest...

One person's "bashed" is another persons honest personal opinion. It is only as bad as the label that you apply to it.
Forum: Amiga scene 01 September 2021, 23:31
Replies: 11
Views: 1,529
Posted By gimbal
Note that the link is broken. I fixed it in the...

Note that the link is broken. I fixed it in the quote ;)



Well then watch this awesome youtube video explaining it in what I consider the simplest way I have seen yet:
...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 4380

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 11:33.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.39829 seconds with 10 queries