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by Cristian
Sun Mar 24, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Wires!
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: Wires!

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by Cristian
Sat Mar 23, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 23
Views: 787

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

Nasta wrote:I know only of one game that used screen 1 (don't remember the name but it was an Elite style game with wire frame 3D graphics that used blue/red glasses for viewing).


"Wanderer" maybe?
by Cristian
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 23
Views: 787

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

Peter wrote: But I'm interested in high functional and mechanical equivalence to the QL.

Me too!
by Cristian
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Why the QL ?
Replies: 17
Views: 554

Re: Why the QL ?

- uniqueness
- aesthetical style
- SuperBasic/QDOS
- two integrated "mass-storage" drives
- high resolution
- no color clash :-)
by Cristian
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things
Replies: 72
Views: 3683

Re: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things

Maybe converting the _scr file to _pic; but then we'll need a _pic reader.
Or, better, drawing the screen with few superbasic lines (the image is a simple a rainbow background made with horizontal bars, and some CSIZE 3,1 text).
by Cristian
Wed Mar 20, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things
Replies: 72
Views: 3683

Re: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things

I made some tests with the BOOT (without the PatchSTOP procedure). I got the best results from microdrive, without Trumpcard and without Minerva rom. I had to remove the splash screen because of the limited space of the cartridges :-) Also with Trumpcard + RES_128 and JM Rom the stability seems almo...
by Cristian
Wed Mar 20, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Re: Hello

Werlcome back to QL universe! From which planet do you come from?
by Cristian
Wed Mar 20, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things
Replies: 72
Views: 3683

Re: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things

Even if now the option menu is always visible, still the black screen problem sometimes occurs when passing to next level.
Surely I'll try both RES_128 and microdrive methods, then I'll let you know.
Thank you very much Martin.
by Cristian
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things
Replies: 72
Views: 3683

Re: ql superbomber and m-crunch ..and more things

First, the game couldn't enter the option menu and freezed in black screen. Then with the modified line 155, the option menu was almost always invisible but it was possible to type "S" and start the game, which was too fast. Now, with PatchSTOP procedure the option menu appears, the game i...
by Cristian
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: SGC successor brainstorming
Replies: 89
Views: 7388

Re: SGC successor brainstorming

tofro wrote:They're just not worth to be kept that long. ;)

:-D ...unless you have to run a QL emulator :-)

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