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by hlabrande
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure
Replies: 13
Views: 852

Re: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure

Nice! Starting up on two machines at the same time now: my C128D and my Oric Atmos. Was never much into text adventures myself as well, but am going to give this one a try when I have more time. Pre-ordered for now. PS: The Spectrum version works only on the +3 I see, so it won't work on my ZX Spec...
by hlabrande
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure
Replies: 13
Views: 852

Re: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure

It looks cool !! I feel like Robinson Crusoe trying to survive in a desert place. Unfortunately, my english level is a bit too weak for me to feel confortable with this kind of text game. But I must admit it is attractive and seducing. It's the first time in my life that i play a text adventure gam...
by hlabrande
Fri Sep 25, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure
Replies: 13
Views: 852

Re: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure

Hi again,

The free demo is out, and the full game will be released digitally on November 20th; you can preorder it right here if you liked the demo!

Please let me know if you have any trouble! (manual is included) And I hope you enjoy it!
by hlabrande
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure
Replies: 13
Views: 852

Re: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure

When is it due to be released ? Are you going to sell it? Not sure on the release date, probably October-November, and hopefully December for the physical release? And yes, I'll be selling it, but only ~4€ to get all the digital versions; for the phyisical versions (with disks, map and feelies), I ...
by hlabrande
Fri Sep 11, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure
Replies: 13
Views: 852

Re: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure

One floppy for Pinforic, that you insert first, then you start pinforic; then you take it out, and you put in the floppy that contains the story file, and you hit a key. Pinforic puts the savegames on that floppy, with the story file.
by hlabrande
Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure
Replies: 13
Views: 852

Upcoming brand-new Oric text adventure

Hello Oric users! I'm pleased to announce the upcoming release of a new game for Oric Atmos / Telestrat! The game is "Tristam Island", an Infocom-style text adventure. Here's a quick pitch: After a plane crash, you wash up on an island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean... and find out it used to b...
by hlabrande
Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: BASIC programming
Topic: cataloguing tapes
Replies: 29
Views: 11449

Re: cataloguing tapes

Odd, I thought I had turned on "follow this thread"... A belated thanks, iss :)
by hlabrande
Fri May 15, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: BASIC programming
Topic: cataloguing tapes
Replies: 29
Views: 11449

Re: cataloguing tapes

Hi everyone, sorry for the necroposting... I'm interested in the "Games for Basic" book, and especially in the complete adventure game it features. From the name only, i'd guess it's "Riddle of the black chateau"? Does anyone have more information on the code? (A file with the source code, or the co...