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by arkannoyed
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Arcade-ish Proportional character set
Replies: 36
Views: 1137

Re: Arcade-ish Proportional character set

Ast A. Moore wrote:
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:31 pm
I think I like it better than your original font. Good job!
Phew! :lol:
by arkannoyed
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Arcade-ish Proportional character set
Replies: 36
Views: 1137

Re: Arcade-ish Proportional character set

I just encoded a different Character set, which although perhaps looks little taller for some of the characters, is actually smaller in bytes terms. Some aspects I like more, others not so much. The even scruffier appearance is more what I was after in the first place. https://dl.dropbox.com/s/qfdyr...
by arkannoyed
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Ultimate instructions PDFs
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: Ultimate instructions PDFs

by arkannoyed
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Ultimate instructions PDFs
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: Ultimate instructions PDFs

This is just a PNG snapshot of one of the Underwurlde pages (Don't recall finishing those, but perhaps not too much to complete them too)

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These look great printed huge as posters!! ;)
by arkannoyed
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Ultimate instructions PDFs
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Ultimate instructions PDFs

I've no idea if these might be useful or even wanted in the archives, however, I spent a long time producing some very precise PDF versions of a few of the Ultimate Play the Game instruction booklets that came with Alien 8 and Knight Lore, and the inlay from Bubbler. The Hi-res versions are quite la...
by arkannoyed
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Mr Do coming soon to Spectrum
Replies: 33
Views: 2155

Re: Mr Do coming soon to Spectrum

I must say, this game is bloody hard!!!
by arkannoyed
Fri Jun 21, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Arcade-ish Proportional character set
Replies: 36
Views: 1137

Re: Arcade-ish Proportional character set

Stuff does stuff now. I'm enjoying the freedom of not being restricted by size constraints :lol:

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by arkannoyed
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Arcade-ish Proportional character set
Replies: 36
Views: 1137

Re: Arcade-ish Proportional character set

I can't take credit for designing this Character Set fully, as its based heavily upon one called Grape Soda. However I have made quite a few changes. The look is supposed to be a bit uneven and all over the place, though I have tidied up some characters to make them work better. There is of course t...
by arkannoyed
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Arcade-ish Proportional character set
Replies: 36
Views: 1137

Re: Arcade-ish Proportional character set

Its just that SKY seem to have all the cash to get to televise it unfortunately. I bet they owned a BBC model B with a disk drive back in the day. Expensive and boring!!

I reckon Jeremy Coney or Aggers might be secret Miner Willy fans anyway. :D
by arkannoyed
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Arcade-ish Proportional character set
Replies: 36
Views: 1137

Re: Arcade-ish Proportional character set

Simon Mann just said 'Pandamonium' on TMS!! (BBC Cricket) Haha!!!