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Forum: News 27 July 2021, 15:28
Replies: 192
Views: 26,003
Posted By acidbottle
I think sometimes they overshoot the deadline by...

I think sometimes they overshoot the deadline by a week or 2. Really, Id ditch the monthly routine and stick with just issue numbers, putting less pressure on yourselves to hit a monthly deadline....
Forum: MarketPlace 27 July 2021, 15:15
Replies: 49
Views: 4,803
Posted By acidbottle
Ordered a month ago and no update as yet. I know...

Ordered a month ago and no update as yet. I know the contact page said not to use forums, which I appreciate would take an age to sift through and respond.

However, has anyone else been waiting a...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 27 July 2021, 15:07
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Had to take a few weeks off and re-energize,...

Had to take a few weeks off and re-energize, awesome to to see so many new changes.

Will give the latest build a try later and hopeful that I can use a top and bottom panel at the same time....
Forum: Amiga scene 20 July 2021, 12:51
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By acidbottle
Im acidbottle! Caught me out last night with...

Im acidbottle!

Caught me out last night with a Monday stream and missed it!
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 04 July 2021, 08:46
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
It certainly would be a game changer for my...

It certainly would be a game changer for my particular project :D If you do add cpu_path_direct I will be able to test it extensively!

The transparency effect looks amazing, cant wait to see some...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 30 June 2021, 15:31
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Thanks muchly to Mixel and UltraNarwhal. I...

Thanks muchly to Mixel and UltraNarwhal.

I dont know why but I keep overthinking some of the logic required :D

An on spawn AND projectile hit codeblock was as simple as pie solution and works...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 30 June 2021, 11:28
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Keep these updates comming earok, this beast is...

Keep these updates comming earok, this beast is mutating into something unreal!

Have to say, am getting a weird line of pixels on the black edges on my v scroller. You barely notice it so its not...
Forum: Amiga scene 29 June 2021, 09:56
Replies: 1,270
Views: 117,240
Posted By acidbottle
No, for its time it was outstanding value. ...

No, for its time it was outstanding value.

Trouble was it took great programming skills to get the best out of it, the list of games that were best on the platform is testimony to that. If it had...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 28 June 2021, 08:52
Replies: 181
Views: 19,708
Posted By acidbottle
Great interview Mixel. Had a shot at the demo and...

Great interview Mixel. Had a shot at the demo and is even better getting a go hands on, can tell a lot of work has gone into this and it is a game world that really does draw you in, amazing stuff :)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 25 June 2021, 21:25
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Cheers! I wasnt aware of the max limit per...

Cheers! I wasnt aware of the max limit per element. Sorted now :)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 25 June 2021, 14:33
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Absolutely love this idea. Sadly I have...

Absolutely love this idea. Sadly I have absolutely no idea how to use parallax it seems. I get a series of horizontal lines (32) at the top of the screen, though they are under the map tiles.

The...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 24 June 2021, 11:18
Replies: 181
Views: 19,708
Posted By acidbottle
Awesome, you know you're bigtime when Bill has...

Awesome, you know you're bigtime when Bill has you on board :D

Will definitely be there at some point and looking forward to it, game is looking polished as anything!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 June 2021, 12:46
Replies: 33
Views: 1,988
Posted By acidbottle
Not sure if serious :laughing You might reel...

Not sure if serious :laughing

You might reel in someone with that post though!
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 22 June 2021, 23:44
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
That was a damn fast fix earok, cheers for that!...

That was a damn fast fix earok, cheers for that! Just tested and z order appears to be back in the groove :)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 22 June 2021, 23:16
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
I'm still on a build from 26 May, Z order not...

I'm still on a build from 26 May, Z order not working at all for me. My player disappears under all other actors. Thought it was something I had missed so dismissed the problem, but the above...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 22 June 2021, 13:47
Replies: 181
Views: 19,708
Posted By acidbottle
Is there some world exclusive happening this...

Is there some world exclusive happening this weekend Mixel ;)

Portrait adds a lot of character to the text box, nice touch!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 June 2021, 13:44
Replies: 48
Views: 3,015
Posted By acidbottle
Chase HQ. Was the first amiga game I...

Chase HQ.

Was the first amiga game I bought, its really bad but I regularly load it up anyway. It ages really badly to, looks and plays worse now than ever!
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 22 June 2021, 00:30
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Thanks again earok. I did try a 4 bit depth on a...

Thanks again earok. I did try a 4 bit depth on a top and bottom panel but it weirdly blacked out the play area. Will try a few more combos, probably just a minor tweak needed somewhere.

@Dave
...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 21 June 2021, 13:51
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Welcome kaizen35, a relatively small but...

Welcome kaizen35, a relatively small but massively helpful bunch here, especially earok and mixel :)

Am picking up how to achieve new stuff on a daily basis so will help in any way I can, though I...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 June 2021, 13:42
Replies: 33
Views: 1,988
Posted By acidbottle
I would never say out loud "SHMUP", would sound...

I would never say out loud "SHMUP", would sound like I had just downed a pint of whisky. It is of course shoot-em-up.

For lazy typers and printed media, yea shmup is oki, but looks too weird for...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 June 2021, 11:41
Replies: 87
Views: 8,362
Posted By acidbottle
Yea, as Bruce says, watching videos on youtube...

Yea, as Bruce says, watching videos on youtube and sourcing out specific amiga coding websites is the place to start, if your super serious about wanting to code.

Back in the early to mid 90s...
Forum: Amiga scene 17 June 2021, 11:29
Replies: 1,006
Views: 128,992
Posted By acidbottle
The balance patch was spot on for me, though do...

The balance patch was spot on for me, though do appreciate some folk think it was too easy (nutters) in the first place. The difficulty balance is always going to be a no win situation as gamers are...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 17 June 2021, 11:09
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Thats totally cool earok. Of course, family and...

Thats totally cool earok. Of course, family and work will always come before our own particular interests. Definately know the feeling!

I did notice the cpu_path, wave plus a few other functions...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 17 June 2021, 10:09
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
@earok Major thanks for your tips, the game...

@earok Major thanks for your tips, the game scrolling is working as intended and is as smooth as butter.

Now, are there any thoughts or plans on waypoints or actor paths? I noticed on a unity 2d...
Forum: EAB's competition 16 June 2021, 12:21
Replies: 7
Views: 804
Posted By acidbottle
1. SlamTilt (AGA) Ace of Space Table 2....

1. SlamTilt (AGA) Ace of Space Table
2. BuggyBoy
3. Sensible World of Soccer (as its the Euros)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 15 June 2021, 14:52
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Thanks again Mixel! Also use Audacity but...

Thanks again Mixel!

Also use Audacity but somehow never spotted the option for export to 8svx on there .. think a visit to specsavers is required :D
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 15 June 2021, 13:39
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Anything above 8000 should be good enough. Would...

Anything above 8000 should be good enough. Would personally use rate of 11,000 for music samples and 8000 for sfx where possible.

That said, upon using some of these "online converters" to shift...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 12 June 2021, 12:55
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Its a great and vastly underrated game, not...

Its a great and vastly underrated game, not certain I can compete with the original roms haha! Will give it a decent shot tho.

If/when I have something reasonably good and tangible that can...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 12 June 2021, 12:47
Replies: 181
Views: 19,708
Posted By acidbottle
Looking fantastic Mixel :great

Looking fantastic Mixel :great
Forum: EAB's competition 12 June 2021, 00:32
Replies: 14
Views: 1,475
Posted By acidbottle
https://i.ibb.co/y4k5gVX/005.png...

https://i.ibb.co/y4k5gVX/005.png (https://ibb.co/HhPYGXV)

About the best I can muster, really enjoyed playing it again tho!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 June 2021, 20:32
Replies: 42
Views: 2,507
Posted By acidbottle
Anther great vid, cheers. Red Heat next :D ...

Anther great vid, cheers.

Red Heat next :D

.. what a pile of steaming slop that was.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 11 June 2021, 20:27
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Brilliant, thanks earok! I actually wasn't...

Brilliant, thanks earok!

I actually wasn't sure if it was possible to have 1 giant non repeating pattern scroll underneath, but if so then that is definitely the way to go.

Still not managed...
Forum: Amiga scene 11 June 2021, 15:40
Replies: 4
Views: 557
Posted By acidbottle
Have to say it’s a bit of a mystery to me also. I...

Have to say it’s a bit of a mystery to me also. I prefer non laced but hate the way modern icons look on a normal hi res screen.

I think some folk will custom make icons or edit them manually.
...
Forum: request.Modules 11 June 2021, 00:15
Replies: 5
Views: 2,731
Posted By acidbottle
Woah KONEY, great find! May I ask where please :D

Woah KONEY, great find! May I ask where please :D
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 11 June 2021, 00:10
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Thanks Mixel :) Actually it is everyone's...

Thanks Mixel :)

Actually it is everyone's creations in scorpion that have inspired a lot. It is simply incredible what is being achieved. To code this in Blitz, assembler or anything else would...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 10 June 2021, 16:42
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
https://s6.gifyu.com/images/sfdem.gif...

https://s6.gifyu.com/images/sfdem.gif (https://gifyu.com/image/oD4M)

A little taster of something I'm working on. An arcade port of Star Force.

Help needed though. I have used the bump player...
Forum: MarketPlace 09 June 2021, 12:29
Replies: 49
Views: 4,803
Posted By acidbottle
Is it going to be end of June before the next...

Is it going to be end of June before the next shipments take place now?

Have an urge to place an order with some roms :D
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 June 2021, 12:34
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Perfectly answers the query, thanks for that. ...

Perfectly answers the query, thanks for that.

The override palette will also be especially useful, once I figured the basics out of course.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 June 2021, 12:21
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Thanks earok, hope you are having/had a nice...

Thanks earok, hope you are having/had a nice holiday!

Yea, i have re-read back my issue and can barely make sense of it myself haha!

Specifically I should ask, does the actor/sprite and the map...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 03 June 2021, 11:45
Replies: 1,119
Views: 149,150
Posted By acidbottle
Well after getting the basics off the ground I...

Well after getting the basics off the ground I thought I would make an attempt at getting some gfx up and running properly.

After some faffing about I have actually drawn up quite a blank in terms...
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