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Forum: Coders. Releases 19 September 2022, 12:16
Replies: 918
Views: 65,246
Posted By Dunny
ISTR back in the day that no matter what your...

ISTR back in the day that no matter what your forward movement key is defined as, the mouse mode overrides it with a mouse button. Has that "feature" been removed?
Forum: support.OtherUAE 17 September 2022, 12:01
Replies: 30
Views: 3,166
Posted By Dunny
Oh, my pics? I assume so - they're PC games,...

Oh, my pics? I assume so - they're PC games, ports of Gloom and AB3D to modern engines. Amiga emulation looks like my pic at the top of the page - it emulates a full 320x256 PAL screen, so NTSC...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 15 September 2022, 13:14
Replies: 30
Views: 3,166
Posted By Dunny
I didn't pay any import charges on mine, so you...

I didn't pay any import charges on mine, so you should be good.

Also, these are essential installs, though you do have to get down and dirty in Proton:
...
Forum: support.OtherUAE 14 September 2022, 11:50
Replies: 30
Views: 3,166
Posted By Dunny
I run from EmulationStation-DE with EmuDeck...

I run from EmulationStation-DE with EmuDeck installed. It just works almost flawlessly - most of the WHDLoad games out there will run no problem with the supplied AROS ROM, but adding the...
Forum: Coders. General 27 August 2022, 15:29
Replies: 13
Views: 5,196
Posted By Dunny
oh cool! I did something like that in BASIC! ...

oh cool! I did something like that in BASIC!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kfLqmCxzs9E

Excuse poor recording software, it was some years ago now.
Forum: support.OtherUAE 25 August 2022, 01:12
Replies: 30
Views: 3,166
Posted By Dunny
https://i.ibb.co/j69j491/20220727-164135.jpg

https://i.ibb.co/j69j491/20220727-164135.jpg
Forum: support.Games 22 August 2022, 02:57
Replies: 59
Views: 12,738
Posted By Dunny
Is it the same effect as AB3D1? As in when you're...

Is it the same effect as AB3D1? As in when you're standing outside of the water, looking in? I know that the GZDoom port/remake of AB3D can't do it.
Forum: support.Games 22 August 2022, 00:45
Replies: 59
Views: 12,738
Posted By Dunny
I may be misremembering, but can TKG do water...

I may be misremembering, but can TKG do water effects as well as AB3D1 could?
Forum: Coders. Releases 06 August 2022, 21:38
Replies: 918
Views: 65,246
Posted By Dunny
https://forum.zdoom.org/viewtopic.php?t=67666 ...

https://forum.zdoom.org/viewtopic.php?t=67666

Not quite what you're after - it's in GZDoom on the PC - but it's a reasonably faithful recreation of AB3D. Some of the levels are slightly altered...
Forum: support.FS-UAE 27 July 2022, 20:25
Replies: 12
Views: 2,114
Posted By Dunny
I ordered 5 minutes after it went live - got my...

I ordered 5 minutes after it went live - got my deck this week.

https://i.ibb.co/1YCv6GZ/20220727-164135.jpg

Process:

Install EmuDeck.
Install EmulationStation-DE
Dump a crapload of...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 July 2022, 22:13
Replies: 12
Views: 879
Posted By Dunny
Unpopular opinion: Speedball was better than...

Unpopular opinion: Speedball was better than Speedball 2. Better music, better graphical style, better gameplay. I love it and play it regularly.

I played the sequel once. Never again.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 July 2022, 18:46
Replies: 22
Views: 1,769
Posted By Dunny
Gotta disagree here with the "meant to be born...

Gotta disagree here with the "meant to be born and die on the 8bits" mindset. Andy Noble's remakes of MM and JSW in 2004 are brilliant on the PC.
Forum: support.Games 18 June 2022, 18:33
Replies: 61
Views: 7,465
Posted By Dunny
This keeps coming up and nobody seems to believe...

This keeps coming up and nobody seems to believe me but there is a version of F/A 18 Interceptor out there that was fixed for the A1200 and gets a much better framerate without accelerated physics.
...
Forum: request.Old Rare Games 20 March 2022, 13:58
Replies: 3
Views: 1,038
Posted By Dunny
jesus H christ what is wrong with the music?

jesus H christ what is wrong with the music?
Forum: project.MAGE 22 February 2022, 12:34
Replies: 152
Views: 58,641
Posted By Dunny
Just a point of interest - DD has optimised all...

Just a point of interest - DD has optimised all his configs for a minimum resolution of 1366x768 (still the lowest common denominator laptop panel I guess) so you should probably aim for the same, if...
Forum: project.MAGE 21 February 2022, 15:30
Replies: 152
Views: 58,641
Posted By Dunny
Your graphics options are off. Using DirectDraw...

Your graphics options are off. Using DirectDraw fails hard and I have to go through and change to Direct3D to get any display at all.
Forum: project.Amiga File Server 13 February 2022, 15:01
Replies: 3,084
Views: 1,429,877
Posted By Dunny
You know, you could create a script that removes...

You know, you could create a script that removes the games you don't want and host that instead in your uploads folder. Then anyone that wants it can just grab the full pack and apply the script. I...
Forum: request.Demos 26 October 2021, 13:02
Replies: 12
Views: 6,189
Posted By Dunny
You want Chip's demoscene archive. It's about 2GB...

You want Chip's demoscene archive. It's about 2GB and lives on the EAB FTP.
Forum: News 02 October 2021, 18:38
Replies: 268
Views: 54,045
Posted By Dunny
Excellent work, thanks very much!

Excellent work, thanks very much!
Forum: News 02 October 2021, 02:09
Replies: 268
Views: 54,045
Posted By Dunny
Yes, as malko mentioned above, DamienD compared...

Yes, as malko mentioned above, DamienD compared v1.10 with v1.11 disks. I've done the same and that file definitely needs to be on disk D.
Forum: News 01 October 2021, 22:17
Replies: 268
Views: 54,045
Posted By Dunny
No problem with manually copying the files needed...

No problem with manually copying the files needed on (F), but there is with copying the file required on (D):

See attached screenshot.
Forum: Amiga scene 10 September 2021, 13:17
Replies: 1,412
Views: 318,102
Posted By Dunny
Mate of mine had a 386-SX/25 and we played a LOT...

Mate of mine had a 386-SX/25 and we played a LOT more UU than Doom. Had to turn off the floors and ceilings, but damn that game swallowed months of our time.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 03 September 2021, 19:22
Replies: 40
Views: 9,626
Posted By Dunny
Jeez, you sound like me 20 years ago.

Jeez, you sound like me 20 years ago.
Forum: Coders. AMOS 15 August 2021, 22:28
Replies: 8
Views: 3,603
Posted By Dunny
There's also this:...

There's also this: https://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=60144

Which is an installer that runs AMOS inside a self-contained WinUAE instance.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 31 July 2021, 01:42
Replies: 50
Views: 5,100
Posted By Dunny
No love for Merv the Mercyless (sic)? An...

No love for Merv the Mercyless (sic)? An amazingly violent game with no guns or weapons.
Forum: Amiga scene 25 July 2021, 02:18
Replies: 14
Views: 2,182
Posted By Dunny
Inadvertently contributed to the speed that...

Inadvertently contributed to the speed that cracks were available too, I'd imagine - off-the-shelf disk routines or encryption only need to be cracked once...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 July 2021, 02:16
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By Dunny
These games were usually a one or two man affair,...

These games were usually a one or two man affair, and usually they were coders first, graphic artists second and very rarely musicians at all. Classical tunes like this had scores you could easily...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 20 July 2021, 12:01
Replies: 26
Views: 3,039
Posted By Dunny
Coming from a demo scene that contains "Dr....

Coming from a demo scene that contains "Dr. Mabuse Orgasm Crackings" as quite a popular group, I'd say this is probably just fine.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 19 July 2021, 01:40
Replies: 826
Views: 105,822
Posted By Dunny
Oh, I've been there. When I asked to take CS at...

Oh, I've been there. When I asked to take CS at school in the mid 80s, I was told no, there's no future in it. You need to study biology and physics, like the rest of the family did. Was barred from...
Forum: project.SPS (was CAPS) 13 July 2021, 18:34
Replies: 657
Views: 166,207
Posted By Dunny
Yeah well, all the Amiga Format magazine scans...

Yeah well, all the Amiga Format magazine scans have been taken down from Archive.org so don't be so sure.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 July 2021, 18:32
Replies: 166
Views: 13,561
Posted By Dunny
Guys, guys. People like things you don't....

Guys, guys.

People like things you don't. Let them. It literally has zero impact on your life.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 13 July 2021, 18:28
Replies: 826
Views: 105,822
Posted By Dunny
All of them up to KS2.0 had Amiga BASIC: ...

All of them up to KS2.0 had Amiga BASIC:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AmigaBASIC

And it was terrible. Sinclair BASIC on something as powerful as an Amiga would have been heavenly.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 July 2021, 02:03
Replies: 166
Views: 13,561
Posted By Dunny
We don't really measure that, we're interested in...

We don't really measure that, we're interested in how well it performs from a processing POV.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 July 2021, 01:47
Replies: 166
Views: 13,561
Posted By Dunny
This. We're currently moving our x86 Mac code to...

This. We're currently moving our x86 Mac code to M1 and we're not seeing any performance gains, not even in the hand-tuned asm we use. It's comparable to a very fast Core i7 or a Core i9, but no...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 July 2021, 19:08
Replies: 222
Views: 55,268
Posted By Dunny
I had Turrican II on one disk and it was an...

I had Turrican II on one disk and it was an original, not a copy :D
Forum: support.Games 14 June 2021, 18:29
Replies: 59
Views: 12,738
Posted By Dunny
GZDoom handles that just fine. He didn't like the...

GZDoom handles that just fine. He didn't like the way some areas play so changed them. Mostly by adding "drops" so you can't backtrack and in one place adding corridors to a large open area so it's...
Forum: support.Games 14 June 2021, 02:08
Replies: 59
Views: 12,738
Posted By Dunny
The conversion to a Doom engine has already been...

The conversion to a Doom engine has already been done:

https://forum.zdoom.org/viewtopic.php?t=67666

Though a few of the levels have been altered layout-wise which detracts massively from the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 May 2021, 01:53
Replies: 776
Views: 87,164
Posted By Dunny
Having a massively expanded A500 was not an...

Having a massively expanded A500 was not an option for a great many people. There's a good reason that the vast majority of OCS games were for 512Kb Amigas - the majority of A500 owners didn't have...
Forum: project.MAGE 21 May 2021, 21:35
Replies: 4,724
Views: 970,252
Posted By Dunny
DamienD is taking a break for a couple of weeks,...

DamienD is taking a break for a couple of weeks, but I'm sure he'll pick it up when he gets back.
Forum: News 17 May 2021, 17:54
Replies: 1,087
Views: 225,257
Posted By Dunny
Thanks for the reply. Disappointing but not...

Thanks for the reply. Disappointing but not unexpected.
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