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by SpiceWare1
October 29th, 2013, 4:52 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Space Rocks for the Atari 2600
Replies: 40
Views: 1278

Space Rocks for the Atari 2600

It's fnow available from AtariAge


by SpiceWare1
August 1st, 2013, 10:34 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Biggest Atari 2600 Sprites
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Biggest Atari 2600 Sprites

The octopus isn't a sprite, it's drawn using the playfield.
by SpiceWare1
July 29th, 2013, 1:49 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Biggest Atari 2600 Sprites
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Biggest Atari 2600 Sprites

Good find!  I just checked it in Stella's debugger and it's like Fishing Derby, a single 4x sprite that uses HMOVE shifting to smooth out the appearance.<br><br><br>Chun-Li (code name for a project of mine that'll be officially announced at PRGE) has an enemy drawn using a 4x sprite, though it'...
by SpiceWare1
July 29th, 2013, 12:03 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Biggest Atari 2600 Sprites
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Biggest Atari 2600 Sprites

Outlaw uses 2x sprites.<br><img rel="lightbox" src="http://atariage.com/2600/screenshots/s_Outlaw_1.png" class="bbc_img"><br><br>Dolphin and Stampede use 2x sprites as well, but use an HMOVE shifting technique to smooth out the blocky look that 2x usually provides.<br><img rel="lightbox" src="http:/...
by SpiceWare1
July 21st, 2013, 11:39 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Space Rocks for the Atari 2600
Replies: 40
Views: 1278

Space Rocks for the Atari 2600

Looks like Space Rocks will be officially released at the Portland Retro Gaming Expo.
by SpiceWare1
July 11th, 2013, 11:33 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2013/7/10: Atari 5200: Tempest
Replies: 7
Views: 352

2013/7/10: Atari 5200: Tempest

[quote]Thank goodness some kind-hearted souls took it upon themselves to resurrect (and finish) this lost treasure.[/quote] <br><br>The original programmer finished it, I got to meet him and many others(such as David Crane) when I went to CGE back in 2010.  He was quite impressed with my f...
by SpiceWare1
July 7th, 2013, 3:50 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Space Rocks for the Atari 2600
Replies: 40
Views: 1278

Space Rocks for the Atari 2600

CPUWIZ did a custom overlay for the Starplex Controller.  He's going to do a <a href="http://atariage.com/forums/topic/212216-upcoming-homebrews-box-tease/#entry2752334" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">limited run</a>.<br><br><a href="/file?id=1587931" rel="lightbox" target="_blank"><img src="ht...
by SpiceWare1
July 7th, 2013, 1:11 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Space Rocks for the Atari 2600
Replies: 40
Views: 1278

Space Rocks for the Atari 2600

The boxes have arrived from Germany <img src="/images/boards/smilies/smile.gif" class="emoticon bbc_img"><br><br><a href="/file?id=1587880" rel="lightbox" target="_blank"><img src="http://files.websitetoolbox.com/147/thumb/1587880" class="bbc_img"></a> <br><br>Still waiting on Melody board...
by SpiceWare1
June 10th, 2013, 4:08 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Sega Nomad with upgraded LCD screen.
Replies: 15
Views: 455

Sega Nomad with upgraded LCD screen.

That's awesome!  I need to see about doing that to my Nomad.
by SpiceWare1
June 10th, 2013, 11:49 am
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Space Rocks for the Atari 2600
Replies: 40
Views: 1278

Space Rocks for the Atari 2600

[QUOTE=videogamecritic]<br>The filename is spacerocks20121129_NTSC (33K)<br>[/QUOTE]<br><br>That's the correct filename, the topic has this:<br>[quote]<span style="color: #282828; font-family: verdana, tahoma, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 22px;">Release Candidate 7 ROMs - Ha...

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