English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Other Projects > project.MAGE

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 23 January 2020, 18:23   #41
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Quote:
Originally Posted by qupe View Post
The Amazing Adventures of Harry Haddock - platform game
I only just added this in Update Pack 33 - Part 2
DamienD is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 18:38   #42
qupe
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Beaufort/Wales
Posts: 142
Quote:
Originally Posted by DamienD View Post
I only just added this in Update Pack 33 - Part 2
Sorry, I've not installed that yet so missed it.

I shan't do another for a bit as I'm working through mine.
qupe is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 19:40   #43
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Heya qupe,

Just took a quick look at all the games in the 3 x packs you've done

"Peebee" is missing the screenshot; reason is that you've named the file "___SShot.png.png".

Running Bob looks decent, but I have no idea how to play it (and there's no "docs" on disk)

Edit: oh, and another thing that would improve your packs; you don't have centering on when taking the title / screenshots:

vs.

Last edited by DamienD; 23 January 2020 at 19:54.
DamienD is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 19:55   #44
qupe
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Beaufort/Wales
Posts: 142
Running Bob, you have to blow up keys on the floor to open the door, taking out the lights too I think might give a bonus. To jump press fire and up. The ladders are a bit of a pain at times.

I had to search for a different version of Running Bob as the initial version came with a german crack, which I got past, but wanted it to run better.

Pack 3 should be fine as I've viewed all the screens.

Pack 2 - https://mega.nz/#!TNMDjQCR!sY0R38XU-...gXcSHWGRTbv-Oo
qupe is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 20:12   #45
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Quote:
Originally Posted by qupe View Post
Running Bob, you have to blow up keys on the floor to open the door, taking out the lights too I think might give a bonus. To jump press fire and up. The ladders are a bit of a pain at times.

I had to search for a different version of Running Bob as the initial version came with a german crack, which I got past, but wanted it to run better.
Thanks for the instructions

Jumping seems to be this though: whilst moving <Left> or <Right>, just press the <Fire Button>.

Quote:
Originally Posted by qupe View Post
Pack 3 should be fine as I've viewed all the screens.
Pack 3 definitely isn't; take a look at these:
... Bang!
... Running Bob (you can see this from my post)
... Sarakon
... Tempest 1200
DamienD is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 20:20   #46
qupe
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Beaufort/Wales
Posts: 142
Quote:
Originally Posted by DamienD View Post
Thanks for the instructions

Jumping seems to be this though: whilst moving <Left> or <Right>, just press the <Fire Button>.


Pack 3 definitely isn't; take a look at these:
... Bang!
... Running Bob (you can see this from my post)
... Sarakon
... Tempest 1200
Yeah the image centering wasn't sorted but they are there and all worked. I'll sort that issue when I get some time to work on WinUae more.
qupe is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 21:35   #47
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Quote:
Originally Posted by qupe View Post
Yeah the image centering wasn't sorted but they are there and all worked. I'll sort that issue when I get some time to work on WinUae more.
I'm only talking about the centering of the title / sshots here.

As mentioned; I really don't have the time to be checking / correcting stuff for people, so haven't actually tested by playing all the games; especially ones that I don't think highly of after judging from the title / sshot...

At the end of the day, I'm just trying to give you tips; not criticise

...but it's really up to you whether or not you take / action my suggestions.

Last edited by DamienD; 23 January 2020 at 21:50.
DamienD is offline  
Old 23 January 2020, 22:24   #48
qupe
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Beaufort/Wales
Posts: 142
Quote:
Originally Posted by DamienD View Post
I'm only talking about the centering of the title / sshots here.

As mentioned; I really don't have the time to be checking / correcting stuff for people, so haven't actually tested by playing all the games; especially ones that I don't think highly of after judging from the title / sshot...

At the end of the day, I'm just trying to give you tips; not criticise

...but it's really up to you whether or not you take / action my suggestions.
I will try to sort the screenshots if needed in the future, I just need to focus on what I'm doing at the minute as I'm making mistakes doing too much at once and leave WinUae alone until I have more time and when've you've exhausted your entries . The games do work though I have played and tested them all.

It isn't a bad batch of games, I've definitely played worse older Amiga games. Some of the ones in pack 2 are better than/as good as Air Ace II for example.

Bang! is a nice challenging Arkanoid game with a neat little twist, if you hit the back 10 times you progress to the next level but if you miss the ball on level 2 it falls into level 1 and so on.

Sarakon is a mahjonng style game, not for everyone but I like it and I still own it

10x10 - I dip into it a lot for a quick game.

It's down to what people like I guess.

Thanks for taking a look the packs tho all feedback is appreciated, I am definitely still a newbie with WinUae.
qupe is offline  
Old 24 January 2020, 12:10   #49
Dunny
Registered User

Dunny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Scunthorpe/United Kingdom
Posts: 1,547
I might also add that if this is to be used as an "unofficial" pack, then the disks should be stored in WinUAE/Games/Unofficial rather than in the official games directory.

Editing all the configs by hand is rather tedious
Dunny is offline  
Old 24 January 2020, 15:38   #50
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dunny View Post
I might also add that if this is to be used as an "unofficial" pack, then the disks should be stored in WinUAE/Games/Unofficial rather than in the official games directory.
I tend to agree here

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dunny View Post
Editing all the configs by hand is rather tedious
That's a 30 second job using Notepad++

...I did this with all 3 x qupe's packs when having a quick look, as I didn't want anything conflicting with my official collection i.e:
  • Extracted all folders in the "Games" directory from the packs --> "C:\WinUAE\Games\Unofficial".
  • Extracted all configuration files in the "Configurations" directory from the packs --> "C:\WinUAE\Configurations\Unofficial".
  • Used Notepad++ to change all lines in configuration files under "C:\WinUAE\Configurations\Unofficial" from ".\Games" --> ".\Games\Unofficial".
I can upload tonight if people want?
DamienD is offline  
Old 24 January 2020, 18:26   #51
qupe
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Beaufort/Wales
Posts: 142
Probably for the best Damien.

I will not do any more as I'm going to finish my Launchbox pack and I use FSUAE for that and it's more consistent with what I am doing.

Sorry to cause you extra work messing with this.

Last edited by qupe; 24 January 2020 at 19:20.
qupe is offline  
Old 24 January 2020, 19:26   #52
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Quote:
Originally Posted by DamienD View Post
I tend to agree here

That's a 30 second job using Notepad++

...I did this with all 3 x qupe's packs when having a quick look, as I didn't want anything conflicting with my official collection i.e:
  • Extracted all folders in the "Games" directory from the packs --> "C:\WinUAE\Games\Unofficial".
  • Extracted all configuration files in the "Configurations" directory from the packs --> "C:\WinUAE\Configurations\Unofficial".
  • Used Notepad++ to change all lines in configuration files under "C:\WinUAE\Configurations\Unofficial" from ".\Games" --> ".\Games\Unofficial".
I can upload tonight if people want?
Ok, I've now done the above and uploaded a file named "Qupe_Unofficial Update Pack 1 - 3.rar" to the EAB File Server under the directory "/~Uploads/qupe":



I also removed these games as they are in my official collection:
  • The Adventures of Freddy Fish
  • The Amazing Adventures of Harry Haddock
  • White Rabbits
DamienD is offline  
Old 25 January 2020, 00:48   #53
speshady
Registered User

speshady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: currently in Glasgow, from Derbyshire/England
Age: 48
Posts: 159
Quote:
Originally Posted by qupe View Post
Sarakon is a mahjonng style game, not for everyone but I like it and I still own it

Sarakon is a very good Mahjong game. i used to love it, spent hours playing it.
speshady is offline  
Old 13 March 2021, 09:07   #54
twitek
Registered User
twitek's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Location: Hamburg
Age: 48
Posts: 51
Strife

Strife [RTG] [Chocolatedoom] from Rogue Entertainment

Edit: now extracts to Unofficial folder: https://mega.nz/file/Hc91BYoY#SsYG2m...e1PGhDHCxjZIJg



Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	___Title.png
Views:	210
Size:	28.7 KB
ID:	71260   Click image for larger version

Name:	___SShot.png
Views:	207
Size:	42.2 KB
ID:	71261  

Last edited by twitek; 13 March 2021 at 15:11.
twitek is offline  
Old 13 March 2021, 11:19   #55
Dunny
Registered User

Dunny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Scunthorpe/United Kingdom
Posts: 1,547
Your installation of Strife pollutes the archive - it needs to go into

Configurations\Unofficial\
Games\Unofficial\

As per Damien's wishes here.
Dunny is offline  
Old 13 March 2021, 15:12   #56
twitek
Registered User
twitek's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Location: Hamburg
Age: 48
Posts: 51
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dunny View Post
Your installation of Strife pollutes the archive - it needs to go into

Download file is updated. Please remove the previous installation and use this one:



https://mega.nz/file/Hc91BYoY#SsYG2m...e1PGhDHCxjZIJg
twitek is offline  
Old 13 March 2021, 15:17   #57
Dunny
Registered User

Dunny's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Scunthorpe/United Kingdom
Posts: 1,547
Top job, thanks
Dunny is offline  
Old 13 March 2021, 15:35   #58
DamienD
Banned
DamienD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London / Sydney
Age: 44
Posts: 20,378
Quote:
Originally Posted by twitek View Post
Strife [RTG] [Chocolatedoom] from Rogue Entertainment

Edit: now extracts to Unofficial folder: https://mega.nz/file/Hc91BYoY#SsYG2m...e1PGhDHCxjZIJg



Cool, I'll take a look at adding that officially anyway.

For game suggestions that you want me to look at / possibly add; use this thread: Request for any gems
DamienD is offline  
Old 13 March 2021, 18:27   #59
speshady
Registered User

speshady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: currently in Glasgow, from Derbyshire/England
Age: 48
Posts: 159
Strife is a really good FPS adventure, played it to death back in the Doom/Heretic hayday on the PC.
speshady is offline  
Old 03 May 2021, 20:30   #60
Gzegzolka
Registered User

 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Warszawa / Polska
Posts: 1,534
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1c7Y...ew?usp=sharing I made yesterday another update for great DamienD collection. Inside You will find some demos, prototypes and most Polish games I mange to find. In my opinion many of those games are not great at all, but maybe somebody will be interested in checking them.

You will find there:
Alfabet Smierci
Alfabet Smierci AGA
Battlebrush
Bez Kompromisu
Block-It
Ciemna Strona
City Cars
Co Do Grosza
Crystal Skull
Dan Wilder
Date Girl Club VidaX AGA
Desert Wolf
Discer
Doman
Drag and Drop
Dreenshar
Eksperyment Delfin
Franko
Gate 2 Freedom
Janosik
Kretacz
Kwatermaster
Laser
Last Soldier
Lowca Glow
Lowca Ostatnie Starcie
Magiczna Ksiega
Malediction AGA
Mentor
Misja Harolda
Monster AGA
Pechowy Prezent
Rajd Przez Polske
Rockstar
Sardonic AGA
Sen
Skarb Templariuszy
Skarbink
Speed Maniax DEMO
Street Hassle
SVLCVSS
Tajemnica Bursztynowej Komnaty
Teresa
The Game of Life
Ubek AGA
W Potrzasku
Walka o Tron
Warrior DEMO UNRELEASED
Wilcza Buda DEMO
Wilczy Szaniec DEMO UNRELEASED
Zakleta Wyspa
Zenek Saper

Those configs are based on other games configs for A500/A1200, sometimes I add more ram if game need it.

Last edited by Gzegzolka; 03 May 2021 at 21:05.
Gzegzolka is offline  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DamienD's WinUAE Collection DamienD project.MAGE 4645 04 June 2021 13:32
"reInstallDDWC.cmd" for DamienD's WinUAE Collection malko project.MAGE 49 09 April 2021 23:34
DamienD's WinUAE Collection - [720x576] Old vs New Scanlines DamienD support.Other 50 21 October 2018 00:52
WHDload update packs... update! killergorilla project.Killergorilla's WHD packs 19 08 March 2006 12:58

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 13:24.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.12045 seconds with 14 queries