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Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 28 November 2022, 04:09
Replies: 13
Views: 709
Posted By lmimmfn
Also a good for implementing shadows similar to...

Also a good for implementing shadows similar to HB mode.

Great video BTW, I really enjoyed that!!!
Forum: Coders. Asm / Hardware 27 November 2022, 18:41
Replies: 17
Views: 733
Posted By lmimmfn
Would a LUT of words/bytes help? Where direction...

Would a LUT of words/bytes help? Where direction A value is an offset of a base address and the value stored there is the opposite direction B? LUT woyld be 255 in length for bytes, 64k for words, or...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 November 2022, 03:22
Replies: 63
Views: 13,749
Posted By lmimmfn
Interesting idea, could Commodore have increased...

Interesting idea, could Commodore have increased the copper so it could have done high res chunky display while leaving the bitplanes/blitter as is? If so what would have been needed for that copper?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 21 November 2022, 04:58
Replies: 65
Views: 3,085
Posted By lmimmfn
If I put my 80s cap on there's nothing wrong with...

If I put my 80s cap on there's nothing wrong with this image, it's well drawn slightly sexy but regular for the time(theres several disney movies with similar sexy women from the 60s and earlier),...
Forum: Amiga scene 20 November 2022, 03:04
Replies: 29
Views: 3,152
Posted By lmimmfn
On topic, I didn't even know the name if this...

On topic, I didn't even know the name if this game, I used to play it regularly in the late 80s in a small shop before it was replaced with Tiger Heli. Thanks OP for reminding me of a game I played...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 15 November 2022, 03:20
Replies: 239
Views: 24,439
Posted By lmimmfn
No, I understand it would need support in the...

No, I understand it would need support in the emulator and like you say if addresses visited by the program counter included both read and write access then it would be easy(via correlation) to...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 12 November 2022, 03:04
Replies: 239
Views: 24,439
Posted By lmimmfn
That makes sense but wouldn't it make relocation...

That makes sense but wouldn't it make relocation simpler if you had a map of addresses visited by the program counter to seperate code execution vs gfx/sound etc. so you're only focusing on code jmp...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 10 November 2022, 15:19
Replies: 111
Views: 25,376
Posted By lmimmfn
Originally from the movie Cool Hand Luke :D ...

Originally from the movie Cool Hand Luke :D
https://youtu.be/452XjnaHr1A
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 November 2022, 03:01
Replies: 386
Views: 17,586
Posted By lmimmfn
I can't remember which magazine had it as a...

I can't remember which magazine had it as a covering after the A1200 release but that degrader program, was it a licensed Kickstart 1.3 ROM or? Just curious :)
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 06 November 2022, 13:19
Replies: 239
Views: 24,439
Posted By lmimmfn
Thanks, that makes it clear, I was curious as I...

Thanks, that makes it clear, I was curious as I disassembled Buggy Boy on the CPC and found it frustrating to determine which addresses were data and which were executable code,

I wonder if UAE...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 November 2022, 03:45
Replies: 31
Views: 1,903
Posted By lmimmfn
For the Amiga, I remember the physics in Exile...

For the Amiga, I remember the physics in Exile and Flood being impressive but I havnt played either since the 90s so my memory might be corrupted lol.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 06 November 2022, 03:12
Replies: 239
Views: 24,439
Posted By lmimmfn
I'm curious how you do this as you know there's...

I'm curious how you do this as you know there's no difference between data and code? Its very impressive, do you step through the code looking for calls to chipmem or some other technique?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 November 2022, 01:48
Replies: 106
Views: 6,872
Posted By lmimmfn
Don't shoot the messenger, I agree the video is...

Don't shoot the messenger, I agree the video is rough(not synced with PAL signal) but the result is impressive for such an old computer, remember the CPC came with a monitor so the ability of the...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 November 2022, 00:16
Replies: 386
Views: 17,586
Posted By lmimmfn
Commodore made an absolute mess of CD-ROM on the...

Commodore made an absolute mess of CD-ROM on the Amiga, as said, too early in CDTV, too late for A500, and no official option for the A1200 which is the machine which would have had the most...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 05 November 2022, 03:28
Replies: 386
Views: 17,586
Posted By lmimmfn
I agree completely, I lusted over those VGA/SVGA...

I agree completely, I lusted over those VGA/SVGA games back in the day, however I will say the Amiga version of that screenshot is terrible, throw on some copper effects and use more colours for the...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 November 2022, 03:22
Replies: 46
Views: 3,130
Posted By lmimmfn
I'm surprised you're not banned already, you like...

I'm surprised you're not banned already, you like to crap over new games and other systems that you with your "superior" view deem crap.
Why are you posting negative crap in threads? Stay out of...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 01 November 2022, 03:11
Replies: 141
Views: 44,145
Posted By lmimmfn
Sorry but by the time A1200 AGA was released for...

Sorry but by the time A1200 AGA was released for playing games like Doom required a hugely expensive PC.

The Amiga 1200 with AGA was just the low end of the PC market, you can't knock it for...
Forum: Amiga scene 01 November 2022, 01:18
Replies: 237
Views: 21,933
Posted By lmimmfn
Just picked up the digital edition, @McGeezer, do...

Just picked up the digital edition, @McGeezer, do you have any plans for additional physical additions in the future mate?
Forum: Amiga scene 30 October 2022, 02:48
Replies: 36
Views: 3,069
Posted By lmimmfn
Falcon or Amiga it doesn't matter, 25 FPS from...

Falcon or Amiga it doesn't matter, 25 FPS from 1985 hardware is mega impressive, I would have loved that back in the day, I think I only managed 12-15 FPS on my A500
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 October 2022, 03:31
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By lmimmfn
The loss of text to speech for me was a huge loss...

The loss of text to speech for me was a huge loss in >KS2. While it seemed niche in 1.3 with the Internet it would have been great to read pages which were mainly text based back in the day, at least...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 October 2022, 03:27
Replies: 31
Views: 1,903
Posted By lmimmfn
For me Half Life 2 was the pinnacle of physics in...

For me Half Life 2 was the pinnacle of physics in computer games everything else had a lesser implementation or fake like the Battlefield series.
Forum: Amiga scene 29 October 2022, 03:20
Replies: 12
Views: 1,222
Posted By lmimmfn
I'll be there, that's all you need to know :)

I'll be there, that's all you need to know :)
Forum: Amiga scene 29 October 2022, 02:29
Replies: 12
Views: 1,222
Posted By lmimmfn
Derry is another option for an Airport but as you...

Derry is another option for an Airport but as you say Dublin Airport is the handiest option for buses or more inconvenient bus to cite centre and train from Housten Station to Athlone.
Forum: Amiga scene 23 October 2022, 23:17
Replies: 237
Views: 21,933
Posted By lmimmfn
@mcgeezer, how long will you be selling the boxed...

@mcgeezer, how long will you be selling the boxed copies for? I've had to turn off most of my retro machines to see how this energy crisis pans out but for sure would like a boxed copy in March next...
Forum: Amiga scene 21 October 2022, 03:35
Replies: 12
Views: 1,222
Posted By lmimmfn
Looking forward to it

Looking forward to it
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 19 October 2022, 04:23
Replies: 111
Views: 25,376
Posted By lmimmfn
Looks fantastic, great job

Looks fantastic, great job
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 October 2022, 23:23
Replies: 106
Views: 6,872
Posted By lmimmfn
Trolling? The CPC doesn't have per pixel...

Trolling? The CPC doesn't have per pixel scrolling in hardware, it has 2 pixel hardware horizontal scrolling in mode 0, 4 pixel in mode 1 and 8 pixel in mode 2 and per pixel vertical scrolling like...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 October 2022, 19:09
Replies: 106
Views: 6,872
Posted By lmimmfn
Ok, sure, I will keep "parroting" as you...

Ok, sure, I will keep "parroting" as you say.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 October 2022, 17:29
Replies: 106
Views: 6,872
Posted By lmimmfn
There's a huge difference between game...

There's a huge difference between game development nowadays vs in the 80s. Today's games are largely produced by teams with 100s of people vs in the 80s where a game might have a programmer, gfx...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 October 2022, 16:40
Replies: 51
Views: 5,180
Posted By lmimmfn
Lol, or the Galactic Amiga Alliance

Lol, or the Galactic Amiga Alliance
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 October 2022, 16:26
Replies: 106
Views: 6,872
Posted By lmimmfn
Actually I started programming on the CPC when I...

Actually I started programming on the CPC when I was a kid and have been programming professionally for over 24 years, so I don't really get why you make assumptions other than hoping they will land....
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 October 2022, 04:02
Replies: 106
Views: 6,872
Posted By lmimmfn
The early Atari computers like that Atari 800 etc...

The early Atari computers like that Atari 800 etc all had hardware scrolling, the ST did not have hardware scrolling(except for vertical scrolling which is more a display property)

The Spectrum...
Forum: Hardware mods 03 October 2022, 18:13
Replies: 268
Views: 26,684
Posted By lmimmfn
The V is Value from HSV, or Brightness. so each...

The V is Value from HSV, or Brightness. so each colour can have its brightness changed separately, similar to half bright but allowing configurable 4 bit brightness
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 October 2022, 22:08
Replies: 98
Views: 22,522
Posted By lmimmfn
I probably said it elsewhere on the forum but I...

I probably said it elsewhere on the forum but I bought Lotus 1 on a secondary school school trip to Belfast. I got back home at 11PM and supposed to go to bed, pretended I did and when the folks went...
Forum: Amiga scene 02 October 2022, 22:05
Replies: 1,109
Views: 166,593
Posted By lmimmfn
For sure you should create a new thread, keeps...

For sure you should create a new thread, keeps its cleaner and easier for external sites to reference, e.g. indieretronews etc.
Forum: Amiga scene 02 October 2022, 04:36
Replies: 1,109
Views: 166,593
Posted By lmimmfn
Looks stunning dude, well done, can't wait to...

Looks stunning dude, well done, can't wait to play the final version.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 27 September 2022, 11:12
Replies: 545
Views: 110,012
Posted By lmimmfn
Fantastic news!!!!!

Fantastic news!!!!!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 September 2022, 04:46
Replies: 330
Views: 56,746
Posted By lmimmfn
Games can have 50FPS input but screen redraw of...

Games can have 50FPS input but screen redraw of 25FPS this is probably what lotus does. Its a good trick to reduce lag.
Forum: support.OtherUAE 23 September 2022, 14:28
Replies: 30
Views: 3,195
Posted By lmimmfn
I'm also waiting on the Steam Dock, for now for...

I'm also waiting on the Steam Dock, for now for large downloads e.g. 93GB FF7 remake, I just leave the deck beside the 5Ghz WiFi router and get around 60MB per second, which is fine for now as mostly...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 22 September 2022, 03:48
Replies: 6
Views: 750
Posted By lmimmfn
Did you disable all but one core in CPU config?...

Did you disable all but one core in CPU config? For other emulators the recommendation is to just disable 1 core and have 3 active. WinUAE probably only uses 1 but good to have 2 or 2 for OS etc.
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