Oh, yeah! That’s much better. I even managed to shoot down one wave. The damn bastards are wicked fast.
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- Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:04 am
- Forum: Games/Software
- Topic: Which Speccy game would you put in an arcade?
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M’kay, this is a little puzzling. The loader is trivial enough to fix. Replace LD A,$11 at address $5b17 with LD A,$14. Now, the runtime code at $f1da is tricky—I can’t find it on the tape image. I guess it’s generated at runtime. P.S. It is. There’s a lot of block moving and memory rearrangement (d...
I’m going to have to work with Antonio about that, I believe it’s in the Sprite engine. The rest of the code is standard C in Z88dk. Sprites are in assembly. Any clues where to look that might cause the snow effect? Andy Sure, look for an OUT instruction that triggers the paging and make sure it do...
- Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:01 pm
- Forum: Graphics
- Topic: Why is a simple B&W line drawing 4 megs?
- Replies: 5
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JPEG compression is adjustable, so it doesn’t have to be four megabytes. However, JPEG is lossy, and the amount of data retained vs. lost determines the size of the file. Now, simple images with little variation in them, will compress well without losing much quality. However, in your example, the t...