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by ibisum
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Cross development tools
Topic: Wich scripting language for OSDK ?
Replies: 2
Views: 28

Re: Wich scripting language for OSDK ?

I vote Lua. I've used it in projects for years and it is definitely the shortest and .. imho .. sweetest path to success. For those who haven't learned it yet, 'tis very easy to learn. And as a language: much power. Do not underestimate the value of meta tables! And, it has the least load. You can p...
by ibisum
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Cross development tools
Topic: BomberZ.bas and bas2tap ..
Replies: 20
Views: 2317

Re: BomberZ.bas and bas2tap ..

(waskol:"Dreaming about living in another country, to start my life again." -- just for the record, I've done this a few times and it is really, really good for you... stay strong, stay true to yourself, and love will find you. The world is full of love.)
by ibisum
Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Space Invader - C vs Basic
Replies: 3
Views: 194

Re: Space Invader - C vs Basic

Cool stuff - interesting conversion. The difference in speed is pretty obvious - but what's going on with the sound in the C version? To me it feels like the C version gets interrupted by sound more severely than the BASIC version .. maybe its just a perception problem since the C version is noticea...
by ibisum
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: EAD65C and MINITEXT Manuals
Replies: 4
Views: 222

Re: EAD65C and MINITEXT Manuals

Pretty cool .. now I'm just trying to find an assembler/monitor with docs. ;)
by ibisum
Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Demos
Topic: OricExos - making the impossible
Replies: 40
Views: 1396

Re: OricExos - making the impossible

Honestly, I am aghast at where this is going. Mode 2 looks binoculars huge... but all of them are just .. beyond the pale. I'm guessing though, there is going to need to be some nice new tooling set up for this .. pictconv is gonna need an update, for sure .. ;)
by ibisum
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: EAD65C and MINITEXT Manuals
Replies: 4
Views: 222

Re: EAD65C and MINITEXT Manuals

I would love to have EAD65C util itself, let alone docs for it .. so count it as an enthusiastic: yes from me.

EDIT: "Oric Atmos and Oric 1 Graphics and Machine Code Techniques - Geoff Phillips" - I'd love to have this.
by ibisum
Fri Oct 12, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Audio tools
Topic: MIDI play for Oric.
Replies: 56
Views: 42215

Re: MIDI play for Oric.

Really nice work! Listening in the background, I forgot it was an Oric. Always nice when music brings such changes..
by ibisum
Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Demos
Topic: OricExos - making the impossible
Replies: 40
Views: 1396

Re: OricExos - making the impossible

Jaw-droppingly great progress! I can't wait to see what you'll do with it in terms of creative hi-res/hi-color modes .. man. Things like this make me wish Twilighte was still with us, I'm sure he'd be burning pixels like mad...
by ibisum
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Demos
Topic: OricExos - making the impossible
Replies: 40
Views: 1396

Re: OricExos - making the impossible

Yeah, this really, really rocks.

You know what is going to be awesome? Hearing all of those sound chips in sync.

EDIT: can you please do videos, sir, for those of us who haven't yet got the druthers to build the Exo- rig .. yet ..
by ibisum
Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: Oricutron for android (POC)
Replies: 36
Views: 25210

Re: Oricutron for android (POC)

Brilliant - anyone doing this on iOS?
by ibisum
Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Ascii Moon Buggy
Replies: 18
Views: 696

Re: Ascii Moon Buggy

Super fun project, this .. neat to think that there is still more oomph to be weaned from C on Oric ..
by ibisum
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Ascii Moon Buggy
Replies: 18
Views: 696

Re: Ascii Moon Buggy

Haha, that sprintf() *is* hilarious, what a fun trick ..
by ibisum
Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Ascii Moon Buggy
Replies: 18
Views: 696

Re: Ascii Moon Buggy

EDIT: Hey, you should put this in a repo!
by ibisum
Sun Sep 30, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Ascii Moon Buggy
Replies: 18
Views: 696

Re: Ascii Moon Buggy

Very nice gameplay! It seems like all thats necessary is a little tweaking with the chars and you'll have made a pretty good game!

Wow, all these new guys with their C programs .. ;)
by ibisum
Sun Sep 30, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: C programming
Topic: Textmode Sideways Scroller
Replies: 17
Views: 643

Re: Textmode Sideways Scroller

Ha, nice update! Its getting there .. and yeah, Symoon said, "Chopper Attack" .. basically all the mechanics are there, now you've got make a level editor. ;)