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by Wall_Axe
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 171
Views: 7124

Re: Spectrum memes

by Wall_Axe
Sun Aug 05, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: "Go-Go BunnyGun", first screen grabs.
Replies: 9
Views: 369

Re: "Go-Go BunnyGun", first screen grabs.

it looks good

do you know how you are going to handle scenery yet?
by Wall_Axe
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: 7 day programming project... Grime Z80!
Replies: 13
Views: 825

Re: 7 day programming project... Grime Z80!

ive been following this
it is interesting
i do forget just how many systems used the z80
by Wall_Axe
Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1
Replies: 22
Views: 652

Re: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1

Why do you think it's a typo?...rape seems to fit, as in rape is often used...be it not really very politically correct as a description of when you utterly destroy something. " I raped all their asses and won first prize" - as a poor example. It follows if you are going around killing all the robo...
by Wall_Axe
Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1
Replies: 22
Views: 652

Re: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1

ape seems to be the most likely but it does still sound strange as ye say :D

EDIT:
'take on' is another possibility
by Wall_Axe
Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1
Replies: 22
Views: 652

unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1

https://archive.org/stream/crash-magazi ... 9/mode/1up

in the android 1 review.

Can't think for the life of me, what the word was supposed to be?

rage?

maze?
by Wall_Axe
Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Feature: Vector Graphics
Replies: 21
Views: 847

Re: Feature: Vector Graphics

ok maybe tempest could be classed as wireframe but im watching it, it just scraped in by the hair of its neck
by Wall_Axe
Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Feature: Vector Graphics
Replies: 21
Views: 847

Re: Feature: Vector Graphics

personally 'vector graphics' make me think of 2d lines only like asteroids, hyperbowl. i would call 3d vectors 'wireframe graphics' and filled polygons as 'solid 3d' Would you class Tempest as wireframe 3D graphics due to the depth effect of the tunnel? Because the original game was most definitely...
by Wall_Axe
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Feature: Vector Graphics
Replies: 21
Views: 847

Re: Feature: Vector Graphics

personally 'vector graphics' make me think of 2d lines only
like asteroids, hyperbowl.
i would call 3d vectors 'wireframe graphics'
and filled polygons as 'solid 3d'
by Wall_Axe
Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Which games really pushed the Speccy?
Replies: 57
Views: 1860

Re: Which games really pushed the Speccy?

was knight lore the first game to have that quality of character sprite/animation?
you also had the transformation which did remind me of a cartoon and expressions on the character's faces.

if KL had been a boring character sprite I dont think the game would have had as much impact.