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by Wall_Axe
Tue Oct 30, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: Fuse on Ubuntu: Roms
Replies: 6
Views: 1634

Fuse on Ubuntu: Roms

Does anyone know where im sposed to put the rom files on ubuntu?

I cant put the roms just anywhere and select where they are because fuse never saves it's settings on ubuntu

EDIT - oh its /usr/share/fuse

Now I cant find the pentagon roms
128p-0.rom

doesn anyone know where i could get them?
by Wall_Axe
Mon Oct 29, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 310
Views: 36860

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Does anyone know how they copied an image off the TV in the 80's? Did they simply put tracing paper directly on the TV? I think at some point you could get an amiga and print a paused video tape, but not sure when that was possible. A lot of the images could be copied from the video cover and back, ...
by Wall_Axe
Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Whatever happened to... John Minson
Replies: 21
Views: 3816

Re: Whatever happened to... John Minson

Okay, this isn't exactly a Moon-landings-level conspiracy theory but I remain unconvinced that HS was a real person. While it's possible she wasn't real, I'm not sure why you are so sceptical. I may have misunderstood you, but the only reasons you gave are that there wasn't a fanfare when she left ...
by Wall_Axe
Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Was Hannah Smith real?
Replies: 7
Views: 1284

Re: Was Hannah Smith real?

yu could get an AI program to compare her writing to that of the other employees and see if there is a match in writing style :D
by Wall_Axe
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Vradark's Sphere
Replies: 6
Views: 1189

Re: Vradark's Sphere

wondering how the map is generated and stored :")
by Wall_Axe
Fri Aug 17, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Have you ever completed a text adventure?
Replies: 47
Views: 7219

Re: Have you ever completed a text adventure?

hampstead was a weird one, I felt like it was made for adults and i was about 9..so the humour flew over my head.

I think the instructions hinted that you should wait outside of a restaurant to make it look like you own it, but at the time i didnt know what it meant.
by Wall_Axe
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 579
Views: 75851

Re: Spectrum memes

by Wall_Axe
Sun Aug 05, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: "Go-Go BunnyGun", first screen grabs.
Replies: 123
Views: 16947

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 9:07 am
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: 7 day programming project... Grime Z80!
Replies: 4
Views: 2047

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 9:05 am
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1
Replies: 22
Views: 3670

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...