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by coolman66
Tue Mar 02, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: Games
Topic: HARD TO FIND GAMES
Replies: 5
Views: 181

Re: HARD TO FIND GAMES

Sorry to be so unclear , my question was in two parts I must admit , becourse I have had my Oric since the very beginning I have over time seen some really excellent programs and games that have really exploited the capability of the Oric so I always look forwards to seeing programs that might have ...
by coolman66
Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: HARD TO FIND GAMES
Replies: 5
Views: 181

Re: HARD TO FIND GAMES

It would seem no one has any opinions on this post , my second question has anyone a copy of Mirages Cricket ive alway wanted to see how was implemented one two people have said it was quite addictive anyone ?
by coolman66
Thu Feb 25, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: HARD TO FIND GAMES
Replies: 5
Views: 181

HARD TO FIND GAMES

Which in your opinion is the best graphical or best music game on the ORIC but not in the public domain one that intrigues me but one I’ve never seen is CRICKET published by Mirage Software
by coolman66
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Season greetings!
Replies: 40
Views: 10815

Re: Season greetings!

BON NOEL to all the followers of this little machine , Its given me so much pleasure over the years !
by coolman66
Mon May 11, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Games
Topic: jeu de la route
Replies: 7
Views: 2120

Re: jeu de la route

Thanks ISS for helping me out of a dilemma I don't know how to post images on Defence Force so you've sorted my problem out , all I need now are the general game instructions in English ?
by coolman66
Sun May 10, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: jeu de la route
Replies: 7
Views: 2120

Re: jeu de la route

Sorry your right I meant to put it in games , what the game is educational or otherwise I don't know , I am trying to use Google translate and my little French / English dictionary but it's difficult , any help would be appreciated !
by coolman66
Sun May 10, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: jeu de la route
Replies: 7
Views: 2120

jeu de la route

Does anyone have the general instructions of " Jeu de la Route" in French or English so i can explore the game ? ,pewrhaps with Google translate or my faithful Collins Gem "French to English " book i could use this lockdown time to get to grips to a program that looks interesting ?
by coolman66
Fri Apr 17, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: Booting a disk in Telestrat mode using Oricutron?
Replies: 8
Views: 2974

Re: Booting a disk in Telestrat mode using Oricutron?

[EDIT: Replaced all the "Telistrat" by "Telestrat", so we can find the messages if we search for Telestrat related things ;)] Success thanks to Steve M thanks a lot for persevering with me got a glances working and indeed it is a Telestrat game , Steve also helped me with the method needed. To load...
by coolman66
Fri Apr 17, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: Emulators
Topic: Booting a disk in Telestrat mode using Oricutron?
Replies: 8
Views: 2974

Booting a disk in Telestrat mode using Oricutron?

When using Oricutron and clicking on the Hardware option Telestrat the screen come with the Telestrat screen but withe the massage insert disk but in French of course, I wanted to try the disk "Glaces" in drive B or number 1 as Oricutron puts it I can't enter any letter or number so I must be doing ...
by coolman66
Thu Apr 16, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forum Categories
Replies: 4
Views: 10722

Re: Forum Categories

A was going to ask a question about using the Oricutron emulator but I feel told off ?
by coolman66
Wed Apr 15, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Software houses
Replies: 7
Views: 2602

Software houses

While I've heard of software house from the UK and France I've not heard of any from rest of Europe is there any ?
by coolman66
Tue Apr 14, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oric repairs
Replies: 3
Views: 1600

Re: Oric repairs

Thanks for your feedback , professional repairers are thin on the ground for. ORICS I think it nice to know your Oric can be repaired instead of being thrown out !
by coolman66
Tue Apr 14, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Le Palais des Glaces
Replies: 5
Views: 1913

Re: Le Palais des Glaces

Been playing around with this game and one thing I've found is the Author is " Alain Lemoine " The software House is " ORIC'LAND "1990 it's full and proper title is " LE PALAIS DES GLACES " I have loaded the title screen and it looks very nice plus I've managed to load all the individual file with O...
by coolman66
Fri Apr 10, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Le Palais des Glaces
Replies: 5
Views: 1913

Re: Le Palais des Glaces

To be short and to the point ,yes ,it looks to me like any program basic listing , when I !load the files with a "scr" extension it loads a maze type screen but with the maze consisting of "£" or some other character at the bottom of the screen is the text " Palace of Glaces ", but I will try the Te...
by coolman66
Thu Apr 09, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Le Palais des Glaces
Replies: 5
Views: 1913

Le Palais des Glaces

Going through my problem games , has anyone heard of a game ive got on my oricutron folder called "GLACES"it seems to consist of1 16 relitively small file on disk it doesnt auto run and while it seems to consist of "SCR"files it has 2 more normal files called "BONJOUR.com and 1 called "GLACES.bas" n...