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Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 07 December 2021, 22:29
Replies: 9
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Posted By dreadnought
If we're talking Amiga 1000 years (mainly 85-86)...

If we're talking Amiga 1000 years (mainly 85-86) then I'd add

One-on-one
Seven Cities Of Gold
Deja Vu
Arctic Fox/Skyfox
Forum: project.WHDLoad 05 December 2021, 19:46
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By dreadnought
:bowdown :great ...

:bowdown :great

https://i.postimg.cc/TwVmvGnp/sshot-2021-12-05-18-43-54.png (https://postimg.cc/7GLbSFsk)


Thanks a million...I really appreciate it!

The other reason it wasn't parsing all...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 05 December 2021, 18:49
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By dreadnought
The battle continues :) ...

The battle continues :)


https://i.postimg.cc/3NTZHs2L/sshot-2021-12-05-17-50-15.png (https://postimages.org/)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 December 2021, 17:04
Replies: 5
Views: 533
Posted By dreadnought
Well, this is for preservation so I'd like to get...

Well, this is for preservation so I'd like to get a sample of everything. In the latest release I have mostly concentrated on full-screen shots, now I'd like to add some close ups too. But you're...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 02 December 2021, 23:12
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By dreadnought
Ok, so we can read it now. ...

Ok, so we can read it now.

https://i.postimg.cc/VkwL0BYB/sshot-2021-12-02-22-07-26.png (https://postimg.cc/BXhGdFPX)

This is just a part of it, but the pattern is the same throughout, the same...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 02 December 2021, 21:51
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By dreadnought
Sorry, only had time to come back to this now....

Sorry, only had time to come back to this now. Thanks again for the advice.

I've tried to do it with: .\sort_whdgame_per_year.py h:\WHDL h:\WHDL\sorted

This is using Win 10 Powershell. When I...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 02 December 2021, 15:58
Replies: 5
Views: 533
Posted By dreadnought
Calling all CRT users (especially those with C= monitors)

I was wondering if any of you could help out with my CRT photo collecting project (https://archive.org/details/crt-scr-v-0.1)? It's a general preservation drive, partially for fun, partially becaue...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 November 2021, 15:18
Replies: 128
Views: 22,974
Posted By dreadnought
He says that he: -"withdrew" recently...

He says that he:

-"withdrew" recently because of personal & health matters
-there were other people involved in this operation and not all decisions were his
-will soon post free digital...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 27 November 2021, 20:24
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By dreadnought
Many thanks for looking into it. But I'm a...

Many thanks for looking into it. But I'm a complete noob when it comes to python, not quite sure what to do. I downloaded the whole git and tried the sort_whdgame_per_year.py but it closes...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 27 November 2021, 16:50
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By dreadnought
WHDLoad collection ordered by year?

I'd like to have an alternative ordered by release year, not name. Any ideas on how to do it without sorting every single game manually?


It's possible using Mega AGS image (it has in-built...
Forum: Amiga scene 25 November 2021, 16:20
Replies: 57
Views: 3,333
Posted By dreadnought
Guess I might be a little biased, but it's got to...

Guess I might be a little biased, but it's got to be Inviyya ;)
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 25 November 2021, 15:34
Replies: 21
Views: 1,552
Posted By dreadnought
Same here. Gotek is OK for starters and generally...

Same here. Gotek is OK for starters and generally casual use, but ACA500+ is a real swiss army knife for A500. 150E might seem a lot, but you really get a lot of bang for your buck, and it's actually...
Forum: support.Demos 24 November 2021, 15:51
Replies: 4
Views: 909
Posted By dreadnought
Never thought people actually take youtube...

Never thought people actually take youtube seriously as a proper archival place.
Forum: support.Games 19 November 2021, 16:48
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By dreadnought
I also have a problem: the game starts and works...

I also have a problem: the game starts and works fine, but once I move the mouse to the inventory, it sort of freezes. I can still move the cursor, and it gives descriptions, but can't do nothing...
Forum: Collections 17 November 2021, 19:27
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By dreadnought
Try playing King Of Chicago (2 disks) on...

Try playing King Of Chicago (2 disks) on Gotek...:banghead
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 16 November 2021, 18:45
Replies: 800
Views: 71,904
Posted By dreadnought
Ah, the joys of modern hyberbole again :) But the...

Ah, the joys of modern hyberbole again :) But the real bad rep comes from scarcity of options, not providing them.


RF wasn't ideal but a) not really "terrible" for games (sharpness is...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 15 November 2021, 23:22
Replies: 800
Views: 71,904
Posted By dreadnought
It's easy to be clever about it all now, with ~40...

It's easy to be clever about it all now, with ~40 years of hindsight and in the era when everything follows some well established standards. But back then it was all Wild West and people made things...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 14 November 2021, 15:08
Replies: 67
Views: 13,949
Posted By dreadnought
Made a new shader for FS-uae...

Made a new shader for FS-uae (http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=104864)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 13 November 2021, 00:18
Replies: 26
Views: 2,409
Posted By dreadnought
Fighting hyperbole with hyperbole is rarely a...

Fighting hyperbole with hyperbole is rarely a good strategy.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 November 2021, 22:51
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
Alright, managed to get this through on the 3rd...

Alright, managed to get this through on the 3rd attempt. This version should be ok. I recommend using the torrent, at least you can resume it...
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 12 November 2021, 15:10
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
Yes it is, but like I said uploading there is a...

Yes it is, but like I said uploading there is a pain. Their uploader client is very slow, has no resume capability and usually crashes at least once. Just like it did yesterday near the very end...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 November 2021, 22:58
Replies: 81
Views: 4,405
Posted By dreadnought
+2 isn't really that great looking, ditto CPC...

+2 isn't really that great looking, ditto CPC 464. Built-in tape decks are anything but sexy (yes, yes, IMHO :)

The 6128-look on the other hand is one of my favourites from that era.
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 11 November 2021, 16:36
Replies: 800
Views: 71,904
Posted By dreadnought
One button joysticks were only a "standard" in...

One button joysticks were only a "standard" in the microcomputer world (sans MSX), quite inexplicably so. Dedicated game machines such as consoles or arcades already had 2 (or more) buttons for a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 11 November 2021, 00:08
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
I think he made the dats and somebody else added...

I think he made the dats and somebody else added images, but I'm not sure. The images come from TGOD, TOSEC, TDC and few other major collections + some other contributors.

I will upload the proper...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 November 2021, 20:47
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
Thank you, Mr Bot. Actually, I need to upload it...

Thank you, Mr Bot. Actually, I need to upload it again, this version has a lot of duplicates. Be a day or two.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 November 2021, 14:55
Replies: 81
Views: 4,405
Posted By dreadnought
Ah, but you know it's completely different from...

Ah, but you know it's completely different from acknowledging that it might be the machine's weak spot.

And it has nothing to do with changing settings (which are not going to automagically change...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 November 2021, 12:11
Replies: 81
Views: 4,405
Posted By dreadnought
I knew we're going to end up with this old...

I knew we're going to end up with this old palette chestnut. Commie fans will never yield even an inch, because their machine has to be the best at everything :)

But the fact of life is that C64...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 November 2021, 16:32
Replies: 81
Views: 4,405
Posted By dreadnought
Spectrum's gfx is not actually that bad as many...

Spectrum's gfx is not actually that bad as many people imagine. It depends heavily on a game type (apart from, obviously, coder's skills). There are some examples of all-format ports where I'd pick...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 November 2021, 15:36
Replies: 81
Views: 4,405
Posted By dreadnought
I don't think Beeb was so bad, specs wise. It...

I don't think Beeb was so bad, specs wise. It could hold its own and had a huge game library. It was pretty fast too, hence Elite.

When it come to just hardware Enterprise was probably the top dog...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 November 2021, 11:11
Replies: 81
Views: 4,405
Posted By dreadnought
Massive flamewar in 3...2...1.. :) If I had...

Massive flamewar in 3...2...1.. :)

If I had to take just one to a deserted island, it'd be C64 (with an FDD). But, like all the micros, it's not without flaws either - eg, the terrible colour...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 November 2021, 19:33
Replies: 128
Views: 22,974
Posted By dreadnought
Buddy, you're not the only native Polish speaker...

Buddy, you're not the only native Polish speaker here :)


The first two obviously are, the third one I mislinked, meant the #200...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 November 2021, 18:55
Replies: 128
Views: 22,974
Posted By dreadnought
Yes really :) He still has got...

Yes really :) He still has got (https://www.ppa.pl/forum/amiga/36956/kacik-uwielbienia-a2/6#m735627) some (https://www.ppa.pl/forum/amiga/36956/kacik-uwielbienia-a2/7#m735659) fans...
Forum: Amiga scene 08 November 2021, 16:52
Replies: 128
Views: 22,974
Posted By dreadnought
And as is usual in many such cases, some people...

And as is usual in many such cases, some people (looking at ppa.pl) still "believe" and/or try to excuse this dumpster fire. Smh.
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 07 November 2021, 20:09
Replies: 21
Views: 1,552
Posted By dreadnought
For Gotek use the different boards don't really...

For Gotek use the different boards don't really make much difference. Just go for the cheapest Amiga from the most trusted seller. It's the same regarding RAM, the basic 512Kb trapdoor expansion...
Forum: New to Emulation or Amiga scene 07 November 2021, 15:57
Replies: 21
Views: 1,552
Posted By dreadnought
This is a really vast subject and it'd really...

This is a really vast subject and it'd really simplify things if you could roughly say what kind of budget you're on.

In a nutshell:

1) A500 + Gotek floppy emulator: cheapest option, will play...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 November 2021, 22:04
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By dreadnought
SiDi is pretty much MiST, only much cheaper. And...

SiDi is pretty much MiST, only much cheaper. And MiSTer (the best because of amount of other cores) is not really that much more expensive than MiST itself.

To make things even more confusing,...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 November 2021, 23:43
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By dreadnought
The actual observable differences are pretty...

The actual observable differences are pretty small. It's more of a "feeling" thing, which is very subjective. Amiga FPGA core boots/reboot very fast and is perhaps bit more responsive - but I haven't...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 November 2021, 23:42
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
https://archive.org/details/grubys-ibm-pc-compatib...

https://archive.org/details/grubys-ibm-pc-compatibles-floppy-images
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 04 November 2021, 18:02
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
I'm trying to put it on archive.org atm, but...

I'm trying to put it on archive.org atm, but uploading big files there is not for the faint of heart...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 November 2021, 11:27
Replies: 45
Views: 3,363
Posted By dreadnought
So it was user error after all :) Seems there are...

So it was user error after all :) Seems there are well over 2000 individual games in TGOD, thus making it the ultimate source for floppy images.

If it's only individual entries on archive (no one...
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