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by SpiceWare
October 8th, 2019, 4:45 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/10/6: Atari 2600: Warlords, Medieval Mayhem
Replies: 11
Views: 398

Re: 2019/10/6: Atari 2600: Warlords, Medieval Mayhem

Surprise, surprise! AirBurst has been updated and is available in the Mac App Store and the iOS App Store.
by SpiceWare
October 8th, 2019, 4:21 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/10/6: Atari 2600: Warlords, Medieval Mayhem
Replies: 11
Views: 398

Re: 2019/10/6: Atari 2600: Warlords, Medieval Mayhem

There was also Airburst and Airburst Extreme for the Mac. Instead of castles you were on a pile of balloons. The ballons floated around as well, so you had to defend 360°. One of the updates added network support for LAN parties and online play. YouTube video on it Screen Shot 2019-10-08 at 3.35.57 ...
by SpiceWare
October 7th, 2019, 4:01 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/10/6: Atari 2600: Warlords, Medieval Mayhem
Replies: 11
Views: 398

Re: 2019/10/6: Atari 2600: Warlords, Medieval Mayhem

My friends complained that the paddle direction feels like it should be reversed for certain players, and I've noticed that too.


Top castles? Toggle the difficulty switches.

Have a chance to check out Draconian yet? ROM's here.

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by SpiceWare
September 23rd, 2019, 12:01 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Spyro the Dragon
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Spyro the Dragon

Spyro the Dragon is what got me back into consoles. As a kid we got an Atari VCS(2600) when Space Invaders came out. Soon after I moved onto computers, starting with a VIC-20, and seldom gamed on consoles after that. I wrote and ran BBS on my VIC-20, the BBS was called The Dragons Lair and I was kno...
by SpiceWare
August 31st, 2019, 11:22 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2019/8/25: Atari 2600: Shark Attack, Double Dragon
Replies: 9
Views: 413

Re: 2019/8/25: Atari 2600: Shark Attack, Double Dragon

Learning something new every day - I never knew you could use Genesis controllers on the 2600, thanks Games hacked for two buttons can be found in this topic at AtariAge . It also contains a list of homebrews with 2-button support, though is missing newer ones like Scramble and Super Cobra Arcade. ...
by SpiceWare
July 22nd, 2019, 10:52 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: Shark Week Review Special
Replies: 12
Views: 917

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: 427

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: 427

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: 427

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: 427

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...

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