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- Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:14 am
- Forum: Technical questions
- Topic: Oric Atmos Boot-Up Query
- Replies: 10
- Views: 1810
I have 8 Atmos, an Oric-1 and a Telestrat - and they all behave differently depending on the power supply being used. I've noticed that the lower Amps, the messier the screen on boot up - maybe this is a clue?
- Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:21 pm
- Forum: Tape and floppy disk converters
- Topic: Oric DSK Manager
- Replies: 40
- Views: 6299
Roger that. In penance, perhaps I should consider porting .. EDIT: I (Dbug) removed the previous messages regarding the Java runtime, no reason to pollute the author's tool forum since everybody have voiced their feelings. Thanks for your understanding (This is the second time in... 10 years, give o...
- Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:02 pm
- Forum: Games
- Topic: POP source code found (Prince of Princia)
- Replies: 10
- Views: 5569
I can't say I have much love for PoP either, as a game, but the idea of having a conversion for Oric is interesting. It seems to me that the Wurdle demo was headed in that direction: having a similar kind of feel/vibe with rotoscoped animation and Twilighte-level cleverness with colour placement. Po...
Nice idea .. seems like it would be easiest to build a hash-table of all Oric .dsk/.tap files you can find, then bundle that into a database and include it in the app so that whenever the user adds .dsk/.tap files, their games are instantly recognised .. Or, another idea - you could just build in an...
Sorry Chema, haven't had a chance yet - my working Oric rig is in a local hackerspace in preparation for a demo later this week - I will try it then, though. Does it matter if its an Oric-1 or Atmos?
Great! :) About the object-draw: perhaps when you get to the screen fade/merge code, you might consider adding a menu option "Provide Hints", and then, if true, draw the objects with a slightly different fade or something .. anyway, great video, its really looking like a fun game to play. Only issue...
- Sat Jun 02, 2018 10:33 pm
- Forum: Mags and books
- Topic: oric advanced user guide is still available
- Replies: 20
- Views: 14054
I never got beyond tape with Oric .. which was why I was so surprised to finally get a Cumulus and find so much stuff I never knew about.