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by Pobulous
Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:10 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Have you ever completed a text adventure?
Replies: 34
Views: 618

Re: Have you ever completed a text adventure?

These I completed on my own: Quest for the Golden Eggcup - I even managed to find a shortcut of using the prison as a container to hold objects. Kobyashi Naru - although I never realised until just now that it had a sequel - that's my Christmas sorted. I could never get anywhere with Venom by the sa...
by Pobulous
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The 'familiars'
Replies: 4
Views: 132

Re: The 'familiars'

You can't possibly be suggesting that Rick Dangerous is an improvement on Chuckie Egg?
They're not really similar games, and Chuckie Egg is waaaay more playable. :D
by Pobulous
Thu Nov 16, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Spectrum screen layout
Replies: 6
Views: 264

Re: Spectrum screen layout

I thought the main reason for splitting it into 3 sections was for ease of addressing characters. So once you have the address of the top line of a char, then just increase the MSB to move down to the next line. ie, if DE register pair points at the top line of char on screen, then just: INC D to mo...