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Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 23 September 2022, 09:45
Replies: 21
Views: 764
Posted By jotd
Good thinking: choose a simpler arcade game...

Good thinking: choose a simpler arcade game remake it perfectly.

Not as easy as it seems but still good thinking.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 September 2022, 09:48
Replies: 35
Views: 1,533
Posted By jotd
don't go near 1996 http://hol.abime.net/1613

don't go near 1996 http://hol.abime.net/1613
Forum: support.Hardware 17 September 2022, 22:01
Replies: 15
Views: 507
Posted By jotd
Exactly, and bizarrely I kept on buying some......

Exactly, and bizarrely I kept on buying some... even on the PC. All 100MB/250MB drives/disks failed pretty quickly. Pure crap.

If the drive was faulty, it destroyed the disks, which in turn...
Forum: request.Other 17 September 2022, 19:20
Replies: 18
Views: 3,777
Posted By jotd
They're recycling 060s: that's cool. They're...

They're recycling 060s: that's cool. They're "upgrading" them to get more money: elaborate but dishonest.

But at least they're genuine parts. If you can have a good deal on those, you know that...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 16 September 2022, 13:58
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
yeah, Superduper (what an ungrateful sod I am!),...

yeah, Superduper (what an ungrateful sod I am!), and it was also a TF328.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 16 September 2022, 10:17
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
I'm very grateful of the TF that Superman built...

I'm very grateful of the TF that Superman built and donated me, but sometimes it resets with no reason. Doesn't seem too stable in games. For instance, I remember that I had unexplained crashes with...
Forum: support.WinUAE 15 September 2022, 17:17
Replies: 9
Views: 746
Posted By jotd
make sure that DirectX (hardware acceleration) is...

make sure that DirectX (hardware acceleration) is enabled. If DirectDraw is selected it crawls (software fit to resolution...). Toni helped me out of this one.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 15 September 2022, 14:26
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
TF hardware...

TF hardware...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2022, 18:18
Replies: 45
Views: 2,570
Posted By jotd
yeah, they have a bargain on cheap fake 68020s :)

yeah, they have a bargain on cheap fake 68020s :)
Forum: support.Hardware 14 September 2022, 14:24
Replies: 45
Views: 2,570
Posted By jotd
at least it works and game start quickly. Better...

at least it works and game start quickly. Better than fake that don't even work.

"cputester" by Toni Wilen can check if the instructions work properly.
Forum: support.Other 13 September 2022, 20:07
Replies: 32
Views: 8,038
Posted By jotd
To get access to FTP, just install FileZilla....

To get access to FTP, just install FileZilla. Pre-installed packs don't need any installation except installing whdload (copy whdload in C: => done)

There are subtleties about whdload.prefs file...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 10 September 2022, 19:27
Replies: 50
Views: 5,949
Posted By jotd
small project update: took me the whole week,...

small project update: took me the whole week, 2h/day to finish the reverse engineering of the A.I. This is simple and very good at the same time. I hope I can recode that faithfully.
...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 09 September 2022, 20:51
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
Project-T ? :)

Project-T ? :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 September 2022, 16:21
Replies: 68
Views: 3,220
Posted By jotd
ok no-one got my joke about Alien BREAD and to...

ok no-one got my joke about Alien BREAD and to the FLOUR... I'll stick to ... puns in french from now on.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 09 September 2022, 15:53
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
if you let people download the "original" from...

if you let people download the "original" from abandonware sites and create your version from that I fully understand and I think it's a good idea, as long as no-one distributes the files directly...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 September 2022, 14:24
Replies: 68
Views: 3,220
Posted By jotd
Alien Bread II kept me stuck to the flour :) ...

Alien Bread II kept me stuck to the flour :)

Yes 1993 was a great year for the Amiga. 1992 was good too and 1994 had a few moments (Ruff N Tumble) but it was already slipping to shite AGA games...
Forum: Coders. General 09 September 2022, 14:13
Replies: 39
Views: 3,354
Posted By jotd
the hardest part is to identify code/data...

the hardest part is to identify code/data sections because data seen as Bcc instructions change values when reassembled if you add some code, even if you don't use any asm optimizer.
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 09 September 2022, 14:11
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
who owns an amiga? if Windows people want to...

who owns an amiga?
if Windows people want to play 256 color version are they going to take the hassle to configure WinUAE properly if they're not familiar with it to play your version or just...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 09 September 2022, 10:11
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
Ok, now mcgeezer released Turbo Sprint (and...

Ok, now mcgeezer released Turbo Sprint (and charged 10 eur for it) and nothing (bad) happened.

I released 4 arcade game remakes that are distributed in modern compilations (Namco museum DS, Konami...
Forum: project.Amiga Game Factory 08 September 2022, 10:20
Replies: 517
Views: 100,325
Posted By jotd
Turrican 3 sources are available. I didn't say I...

Turrican 3 sources are available. I didn't say I tried to generate the game with those though...

Which data compressor are you using?
Forum: project.WHDLoad 07 September 2022, 21:17
Replies: 15
Views: 7,379
Posted By jotd
now it's up to date, on eab ftp and all other the...

now it's up to date, on eab ftp and all other the interwebz
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 05 September 2022, 10:44
Replies: 68
Views: 3,220
Posted By jotd
you're in 1993. Just wait for 3 years, whdload is...

you're in 1993. Just wait for 3 years, whdload is coming :)
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 05 September 2022, 10:42
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By jotd
I used to apply a manual gradient (using GIMP)...

I used to apply a manual gradient (using GIMP) parts of pics when there was an obvious attempt at a gradient, but not enough colors. ML A.I. should be able to detect that too (if properly trained).
...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 04 September 2022, 23:39
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By jotd
can it increase the colors without changing the...

can it increase the colors without changing the resolution? would allow to create 256 color screenshots for AGA conversions.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 September 2022, 22:09
Replies: 21
Views: 1,136
Posted By jotd
Dick Tracy exists on amiga...

Dick Tracy exists on amiga http://hol.abime.net/352

An arcade game exists with gangster theme: Empire City 1931 (scope/shooting game)
Forum: project.WHDLoad 03 September 2022, 00:33
Replies: 19
Views: 3,311
Posted By jotd
yes, just copy bin/JST in C: directory on amiga...

yes, just copy bin/JST in C: directory on amiga side

you have to know how to transfer files to your amiga / mount harddisks with emulator.

if your harddisk is "download:" for instance from...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2022, 23:31
Replies: 5
Views: 663
Posted By jotd
Titus the fox = Moktar with character changed as...

Titus the fox = Moktar with character changed as a fox and one level different or missing (because reference was too french). Game wasn't bad except that loading times were horrible from floppy for...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 02 September 2022, 23:27
Replies: 19
Views: 3,311
Posted By jotd
What is the part you have problems with?...

What is the part you have problems with? Installing the 'JST' program by copying it to the "C:" directory is trivial. So I suppose that it's the 'whdload installs' part. There are a few sites...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 September 2022, 17:56
Replies: 19
Views: 989
Posted By jotd
it's interesting to note that non-english version...

it's interesting to note that non-english version have an extra protection check that prevents from completing the game if not removed (locks up when placing the nuclear charge).

So there's a risk...
Forum: support.Games 02 September 2022, 08:29
Replies: 15
Views: 1,197
Posted By jotd
I remember trying to port those games on the...

I remember trying to port those games on the Nintendo DS, and partially succeeding (they are SDL based).

I mainly gave up because they were horribly coded and full of bugs that crashed the NDS. I...
Forum: support.Other 02 September 2022, 08:24
Replies: 17
Views: 3,539
Posted By jotd
Extracting has never been a problem. I don't...

Extracting has never been a problem.

I don't have a windows-based + command line solution to create lha files which have the proper permission bits for the archived files.
Forum: Coders. General 02 September 2022, 08:21
Replies: 39
Views: 3,354
Posted By jotd
A huge problem on the A1200 was that you had more...

A huge problem on the A1200 was that you had more memory, more bitplanes, but the same blitter speed to copy more data... If the AGA blitter had been faster (what where they thinking...) and with 2...
Forum: Coders. General 01 September 2022, 17:48
Replies: 39
Views: 3,354
Posted By jotd
the base MD version was already very good. Amiga...

the base MD version was already very good. Amiga ECS version is really good & playable but colors are globally rather terrible.

even without the source code it's not impossible to enhance a game....
Forum: Coders. General 01 September 2022, 13:07
Replies: 39
Views: 3,354
Posted By jotd
the 2 things that would be cool NOT to rewrite...

the 2 things that would be cool NOT to rewrite are

- the animations
- the A.I.
Forum: Coders. General 01 September 2022, 12:38
Replies: 39
Views: 3,354
Posted By jotd
if the source code is available, that may...

if the source code is available, that may interest me.
Forum: Coders. General 30 August 2022, 21:25
Replies: 39
Views: 3,354
Posted By jotd
SF2 SNES has parallax floor. Why not using...

SF2 SNES has parallax floor.

Why not using sprites for one character and bobs for the other one? Converting the graphics from bitplane/interleave to player 1 sprite graphics before starting the...
Forum: News 30 August 2022, 21:21
Replies: 58
Views: 14,322
Posted By jotd
with the new music it's super close to the arcade...

with the new music it's super close to the arcade version now. Small difference: bonus bomb countdown justifies 0 to the left should be to the right.. Also some levels backgrounds & layouts are...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 30 August 2022, 17:20
Replies: 14
Views: 909
Posted By jotd
first, UAE meant "unusable amiga...

first, UAE meant "unusable amiga emulator".
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 August 2022, 23:42
Replies: 10
Views: 683
Posted By jotd
That one is horrible... the explosion seems to be...

That one is horrible... the explosion seems to be exactly the same as Sarcophaser (which also sucks) (some common devs on both games).

Kingsoft rings a bell for better titles like "Gravity Force...
Forum: project.WHDLoad 27 August 2022, 18:49
Replies: 19
Views: 4,235
Posted By jotd
There are people requesting and people doing the...

There are people requesting and people doing the job :)
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