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by SpiceWare
July 22nd, 2019, 10:52 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: Shark Week Review Special
Replies: 12
Views: 849

Re: Shark Week Review Special

2600 Fishing Derby has a shark in it.
by SpiceWare
June 12th, 2019, 3:53 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games

There's now a link at the top of the Champ Games - Galaga 2600 topic to the demo ROMs.
by SpiceWare
May 16th, 2019, 1:42 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games

John's posted the Champ Games - Galaga 2600 topic.

It is about 90% complete with just a few bugs to be fixed and bells & whistles to be added.
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We are planning on releasing a playable demo ROM sometime in the near future once a few bugs are fixed.
by SpiceWare
May 15th, 2019, 8:39 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games

I do not. Per John the games about 90% complete. My understanding is he'll be posting something on AtariAge in the near future, possibly a demo ROM. I'll post a reply here when he does. Had you had time to check out Draconian yet? It's my port of Bosconian, complete with speech samples. Link for the...
by SpiceWare
May 15th, 2019, 8:07 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games

use of something called CDFJ. DPC is the coprocessor/bankswitch scheme that made Pitfall 2 possible. Harmony/Melody has a driver that supports DPC so you can play Pitfall 2 on it. Supports 8K games with 2K ROM of Display Data(basically the graphic data). We made a new version of DPC, called DPC+, t...
by SpiceWare
May 15th, 2019, 4:34 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games
Replies: 8
Views: 382

New 2600 homebrew by Champ Games

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by SpiceWare
March 31st, 2019, 7:35 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2007/12/20: Atari 2600: Medieval Mayhem, Star Fire
Replies: 14
Views: 1025

Re: 2007/12/20: Atari 2600: Medieval Mayhem, Star Fire

Adam Savage's Tested built an arcade game that was introduced at California Extreme last year. They did a seven part series on the build, though it's behind a paywall. They recently posting the first part on YouTube, don't know if they rest will follow or if it's a teaser to get you to subscribe. A...
by SpiceWare
March 19th, 2019, 10:06 am
Forum: Now Playing
Topic: Lemmings (SNES)
Replies: 7
Views: 1012

Re: Lemmings (SNES)

I loved the two-player mode in the original Lemmings, used to play it at Amiga gatherings here in Houston. Screen was split in half and both players used a mouse. Didn't know the Atari ST supported 2 player mode as well, though the 2nd player had to use a joystick. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VA...
by SpiceWare
March 14th, 2019, 3:12 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Bosconian clone comming to the Atari 2600!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 5277

Re: Bosconian clone comming to the Atari 2600!!!

Wow, this guy scored 616,000 points. Haven't seen anybody score higher than that.

It can show 7 digits in-game:
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and it preserves the 8th digit for display on the menu screen:
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by SpiceWare
February 25th, 2019, 5:06 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Homebrews
Replies: 7
Views: 2327

Re: Homebrews

ever thought about doing a section for homebrew game reviews? was just looking at some different home brew games recently and thought that lol Homebrew reviews are listed with all other reviews for a given console, such as the review for Stay Frosty 2 . See the beer mug icon just below the grade? C...

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