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by Ralf
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Spectrum 128
Replies: 5
Views: 313

Re: Spectrum 128

I would say it's not a big difference. You have the same CPU and the same graphic mode. Most of programs written for 48 kB will work on 128 kB as well. So you can write universal programs, working both on 48 kB and 128 kB The differences are: - AY music (although 48 kB may play AY as well with exter...
by Ralf
Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: New software 2018
Replies: 216
Views: 24534

Re: New software 2018

And here goes my last post in this thread in the year 2018 :) Log Cabin Dizzy: https://s8.hostingkartinok.com/uploads/images/2018/12/18ddca32c9d5c3d80a3fb17949596043.gif The thread (in Russian): https://zx-pk.ru/threads/29910-log-cabin-dizzy-(zx-spectrum-edition).html?p=993121#post993121 The downloa...
by Ralf
Mon Dec 31, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Design/Ideas
Topic: Failed project - SOS - Call for help!!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 205

Re: Failed project - SOS - Call for help!!!!

I can only think of a naff solution: leave the interrupts disabled, and CALL the AY music track twice during the game main loop. If they are placed correctly, the track will play at very roughly 50fps (ish, or so, give or take). Worth a try at least... My experience is that you just need to call th...
by Ralf
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with V: discussion
Replies: 13
Views: 302

Re: The best classic Speccy game beginning with V: discussion

Vigilante
Vendetta
Vixen

Some decent games mentioned before but hard to find anything that I would really like.
by Ralf
Mon Dec 31, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Design/Ideas
Topic: Failed project - SOS - Call for help!!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 205

Re: Failed project - SOS - Call for help!!!!

I can't help with the music but would like just to say that it looks great.
I really wish taht someone helps you with the music as it seems to deserve it.
by Ralf
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Mister Kung Fu: A new Kung Fu Master game in progress!
Replies: 20
Views: 883

Re: Mister Kung Fu: A new Kung Fu Master game in progress!

For those who feel hopeless with this game, yet would like to reach the ending, here's the immunity poke. Don't use it in any other case ;)
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by Ralf
Sat Dec 29, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Mister Kung Fu: A new Kung Fu Master game in progress!
Replies: 20
Views: 883

Re: Mister Kung Fu: A new Kung Fu Master game in progress!

Yes, getting caught by an enemy is a weaker point of the game, making it difficult, as I said before. When enemy catches our hero, you have to press left and right quickly to shake him off. Unfortunately very often before you manage to do it, you are caught by another enemy, and another and another ...
by Ralf
Sat Dec 29, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: New game: Nohzdyve
Replies: 31
Views: 1314

Re: New game: Nohzdyve

Does it have any stages or is it endless falling with goal of getting the biggest highscore?
by Ralf
Sat Dec 29, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Mister Kung Fu: A new Kung Fu Master game in progress!
Replies: 20
Views: 883

Re: Mister Kung Fu: A new Kung Fu Master game in progress!

!!! Finished !!! http://uprising-games.com/home/mister-kung-fu/ http://uprising-games.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/LEV1.png Check it, it's really good 8-) It's good graphics, good music and very smooth. Actually I played it for about 40 minutes until the end. First "honestly", later with snapshot...
by Ralf
Thu Dec 27, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum highlights 2018
Replies: 19
Views: 851

Re: Spectrum highlights 2018

For the first time in my life I completed Chase H.Q. :) I can't do it any time though, must be in my top form ;)