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Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion Today, 08:36
Replies: 22
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Posted By jayminer
I've known it for a long time, when I started to...

I've known it for a long time, when I started to get really into "shmups" in the early 00:s I found more people on forums using it than the longer variant.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 April 2021, 11:25
Replies: 23
Views: 4,956
Posted By jayminer
I wouldn't say many of those games are...

I wouldn't say many of those games are Metroidvanias since most of them lack the whole "getting upgrades to help you progress"-angle I associate with the genre.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 April 2021, 23:04
Replies: 21
Views: 1,874
Posted By jayminer
As someone who has basically only used 68k Mac...

As someone who has basically only used 68k Mac software thanks to ShapeShifter I have to say - there are quite a lot of decent games available for the Mac such as Civ 2, Alone in the Dark, Sim City...
Forum: News 12 April 2021, 10:09
Replies: 23
Views: 1,672
Posted By jayminer
@oRBIT I've actually been playing A/NES PRO...

@oRBIT
I've actually been playing A/NES PRO quite a bit on my A500 with Vampire V2 and it works really well. Speed is always full speed and lots of games are working perfectly. My only "complaints"...
Forum: Coders. General 02 March 2021, 10:03
Replies: 822
Views: 89,165
Posted By jayminer
Troll

Troll
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 24 February 2021, 11:37
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By jayminer
No, there's no tool for that. How would a tool be...

No, there's no tool for that. How would a tool be able to know what code is a cracktro and what code is the actual game? The only ways I can think of to get rid of a cracktro is to either find a...
Forum: support.Apps 19 February 2021, 10:40
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By jayminer
That is really strange, can it happen on the WB...

That is really strange, can it happen on the WB screen aswell if you select certain screenmodes? Does it ever happen if you boot without startup sequence and launch the utilities?
Forum: News 09 February 2021, 15:18
Replies: 156
Views: 19,926
Posted By jayminer
I just tried it and this is super impressive! It...

I just tried it and this is super impressive! It plays so well! If only more arcade ports to the Amiga would have been this good!
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 February 2021, 11:05
Replies: 89
Views: 6,516
Posted By jayminer
I was 10 years old. Me and my brother got a used...

I was 10 years old. Me and my brother got a used A500 for christmas 1991. What a great christmas that was.
Forum: Amiga scene 04 May 2020, 21:16
Replies: 805
Views: 149,701
Posted By jayminer
Love your videos! Keep it up!

Love your videos! Keep it up!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 April 2020, 10:21
Replies: 16
Views: 6,691
Posted By jayminer
The Ami-emulators were really fast - AmiMSX and...

The Ami-emulators were really fast - AmiMSX and AmiMasterGear had really good compatability aswell. AmiGameBoy was decent but not as complete as the other two. AmiNES and AmiPC-Engine (can't remember...
Forum: Amiga scene 23 February 2020, 13:21
Replies: 805
Views: 149,701
Posted By jayminer
Wow! Amazing stuff!

Wow! Amazing stuff!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 February 2020, 20:59
Replies: 19
Views: 4,084
Posted By jayminer
Perhaps he meant 3 bitplanes.

Perhaps he meant 3 bitplanes.
Forum: News 23 December 2019, 18:02
Replies: 13
Views: 1,712
Posted By jayminer
Cool, looks like a great party-game!

Cool, looks like a great party-game!
Forum: Amiga scene 15 July 2019, 11:49
Replies: 1,000
Views: 183,939
Posted By jayminer
That feels really shitty, I understand that many...

That feels really shitty, I understand that many of us in the community pirate old software when we have no way of getting it legally, but spreading new software like that just feels like a rotten...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 July 2019, 13:41
Replies: 1,000
Views: 183,939
Posted By jayminer
Yay!

Yay!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 March 2019, 17:17
Replies: 109
Views: 11,175
Posted By jayminer
That looks really good! Very colorful! Great work!

That looks really good! Very colorful! Great work!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 March 2019, 09:13
Replies: 30
Views: 2,503
Posted By jayminer
Sure looks like it :D

Sure looks like it :D
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 23 March 2019, 07:54
Replies: 109
Views: 11,175
Posted By jayminer
I did it all in Grafx2, it involved quite a bit...

I did it all in Grafx2, it involved quite a bit of manual work, I started out with combining colors that were similiar and didn't affect the image as much, and after I was down to 32 colors I started...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 March 2019, 10:39
Replies: 109
Views: 11,175
Posted By jayminer
I think you're thinking of a 1:1 port while I'm...

I think you're thinking of a 1:1 port while I'm thinking of a conversion, as good as possible given the hardware it's converted to. Ofcourse things would have to be cut down, but with careful...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 March 2019, 10:29
Replies: 109
Views: 11,175
Posted By jayminer
Yes, ofcourse. It would be very hard to try and...

Yes, ofcourse. It would be very hard to try and fit enough to make a decent looking version with 512kB chip, but it would be interesting to try :) Not that I'm a huge fan of the game but it's an...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 22 March 2019, 10:13
Replies: 109
Views: 11,175
Posted By jayminer
I played around a bit with trying to get Final...

I played around a bit with trying to get Final Fight down to 32 colors. Sure it's just a picture and doesn't take into account things that could scroll in which might need colors not in the palette...
Forum: Amiga scene 15 March 2019, 11:30
Replies: 7
Poll: If ever...
Views: 911
Posted By jayminer
I didn't vote because I don't think the options...

I didn't vote because I don't think the options were enough. I would definitely try to help out in some way if this ever happened. But I'm not exactly a C-coder. But perhaps I could help out with...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 March 2019, 14:14
Replies: 37
Views: 4,524
Posted By jayminer
On the Amiga: Ghosts'n'Goblins The better game:...

On the Amiga: Ghosts'n'Goblins
The better game: Ghouls'n'Ghosts
Forum: support.Hardware 06 March 2019, 15:31
Replies: 25
Views: 1,821
Posted By jayminer
By the way, does it work to "click" using the...

By the way, does it work to "click" using the keyboard? Hold down left amiga and press left alt for a left click, and right alt for a right click.
Forum: support.Hardware 06 March 2019, 14:52
Replies: 25
Views: 1,821
Posted By jayminer
I recall hearing of a similiar issue when the...

I recall hearing of a similiar issue when the problem was with the CIA:s. You could try and swap them around and see if the problem changes, then you know you have a problematic CIA-chip.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 March 2019, 11:34
Replies: 25
Views: 1,691
Posted By jayminer
Perhaps some puzzle games helped me improve how...

Perhaps some puzzle games helped me improve how to solve things logically, games like Bombuzal, Puzznic, Lolo (NES)... Sometimes they require some thinking outside the box to solve a problem.
...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 March 2019, 12:50
Replies: 6
Views: 1,080
Posted By jayminer
Just copy VGAOnly only to DEVS:Monitors and...

Just copy VGAOnly only to DEVS:Monitors and reboot, I think it needs to be started before any other monitors like DBLNTSC, Euro72 or Multiscan, you can ofcourse put those monitors in Devs:Monitors...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 February 2019, 10:15
Replies: 40
Views: 1,893
Posted By jayminer
I'm right handed, I steer with my right and push...

I'm right handed, I steer with my right and push the buttons with my left if I'm using a Tac-2 or similiar.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 February 2019, 17:00
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
I think the amount of people who want 60FPS games...

I think the amount of people who want 60FPS games on consoles are increasing all the time. I'm one of those people who have complained about bad framerates for a long time, and 10-15 years ago hardly...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 21 February 2019, 16:09
Replies: 11
Views: 5,150
Posted By jayminer
From what I have tried I'd say the speed on a...

From what I have tried I'd say the speed on a RPi3B+ is somewhere between a 68030 and 68040, but it's hard to measure. I mostly used RTG stuff so it might be slower if it has to emulate AGA or...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2019, 15:56
Replies: 35
Views: 2,568
Posted By jayminer
Battle Squadron!

Battle Squadron!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 21 February 2019, 15:41
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
I totally agree and there are games where I...

I totally agree and there are games where I prefer the "lesser" version, often due to nostalgia though.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 February 2019, 10:46
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
The Amiga for sure had the upper hand when it...

The Amiga for sure had the upper hand when it came to strategy and those kind of games, and I agree that FPS aren't exactly important in those games.

However when it comes to things like Shoot'em...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 February 2019, 16:04
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
Very true, especially in a Shoot'em Up where you...

Very true, especially in a Shoot'em Up where you have your focus on the player sprite!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 February 2019, 15:50
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
I half agree, because I think Battle Squadron...

I half agree, because I think Battle Squadron feels better than many games that update everything at 25Hz, it fools you a little. So I'd say it's somewhere inbetween :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 February 2019, 15:06
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
Actually, IIRC it's a mix, the player always...

Actually, IIRC it's a mix, the player always updates at 50 while enemies only update at 25. I could be wrong here since I haven't played it in a while.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 February 2019, 11:19
Replies: 65
Views: 3,998
Posted By jayminer
Being someone who plays a lot of console games, I...

Being someone who plays a lot of console games, I think it's a shame that the focus of the Amiga was seldom to make arcade type games run at 50Hz, while they almost always did on the consoles - even...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 19 February 2019, 11:01
Replies: 277
Views: 22,511
Posted By jayminer
I'd love to see decent ports of Gradius/Nemesis...

I'd love to see decent ports of Gradius/Nemesis and Salamander/Life Force to the Amiga. I think they should be quite doable on an OCS machine in a decent framerate without cutting back too much...
Forum: Amiga scene 18 February 2019, 10:26
Replies: 202
Views: 27,389
Posted By jayminer
I think this was a bad example for your cause,...

I think this was a bad example for your cause, since we have updates to Opus 4 after it was released open source, such as support for longer filenames and other fixes, and it has been ported to AROS,...
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