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by Calvero
Thu Oct 24, 2013 21:02
Forum: The Classics
Topic: Anyone good at guessing filenames?
Replies: 31
Views: 12054

I'll just copy-paste some text from Wikipedia - Mode X : The main uses of the extra memory are: Double buffering and triple buffering for flicker free animation Smooth hardware scrolling of the video display window Graphics stored in 'off-screen' VRAM can quickly be moved around in VRAM using the VG...
by Calvero
Tue Oct 22, 2013 21:42
Forum: The Classics
Topic: Anyone good at guessing filenames?
Replies: 31
Views: 12054

Here's a small Qbasic program that will show the episode selection screen: DEFINT A-Z DIM b AS STRING * 1 SCREEN 13 DEF SEG = &HA000 OUT &H3C4, &H4: OUT &H3C5, &H6 OUT &H3D4, &H14: OUT &H3D5, &H0 OUT &H3D4, &H17: OUT &H3D5, &HE3 OUT &H3C4, &H2: OUT &H3C5, &HFF FOR i = 0 TO 15999 POKE i, 0 NEXT i OPE...
by Calvero
Mon Oct 21, 2013 20:38
Forum: The Classics
Topic: Anyone good at guessing filenames?
Replies: 31
Views: 12054

The other 320x200 images are stored in a kind of planar arrangement (similar to EGA graphics) where the image is split into four 80x200 pictures, with the first one storing X columns 0, 4, 8, etc, the second picture storing columns 1, 5, 9, etc, etc. That way it's easier to use with the unchained m...
by Calvero
Sat May 04, 2013 23:54
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: OpenCola - The Freedom to be Refreshed!
Replies: 11
Views: 4936

Levellass wrote:Current recipe suggested mixing 30g bleach with 400ml ammonia.
That reminds me of Alfredo's Mortiferous Mentality at 1:27.
by Calvero
Sat Apr 20, 2013 17:34
Forum: The Classics
Topic: This Cosmo, where canI get it?
Replies: 16
Views: 11936

You know, I could have started a controversy and attract some attention to this 20+ year old game by saying "The command line argument Hitler does the same as apogee", but I didn't.
by Calvero
Wed Apr 10, 2013 20:29
Forum: The Classics
Topic: This Cosmo, where canI get it?
Replies: 16
Views: 11936

No, I wasn't.
by Calvero
Mon Apr 01, 2013 21:32
Forum: The Classics
Topic: This Cosmo, where canI get it?
Replies: 16
Views: 11936

The command line parameter "Calvero" does the same as "apogee".
by Calvero
Thu Jun 14, 2012 15:34
Forum: The Classics
Topic: An old-recent attempt at making levels for Bio Menace?
Replies: 4
Views: 4234

I think the guy transforms into the big monster.
by Calvero
Sun May 13, 2012 14:59
Forum: The Classics
Topic: ChexQuest and wolfinstein 3D
Replies: 9
Views: 6567

guynietoren wrote:Speaking of which. Wolf3d is free on iOS. It's not too shabby compared to the dos version. Controls aren't bad, except you can't run or strafe, but it runs very smooth.
You can strafe.
by Calvero
Thu Mar 01, 2012 21:05
Forum: The Classics
Topic: Looking for Wombat Game Tools
Replies: 5
Views: 5582

The version of Wombat that I've got is version 1.0a according to the start-up screen.
by Calvero
Thu Mar 01, 2012 21:00
Forum: Official Keen Games
Topic: Commander Keen 4 TAS in 10:28 on HARD
Replies: 18
Views: 10296

There's a new TAS of Keen 5: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZX8x0lMp94
by Calvero
Sun Aug 28, 2011 12:03
Forum: Official Keen Games
Topic: Keen Upgrades/Downgrades thread
Replies: 86
Views: 135690

Shador wrote:what patches from his list are official and what are not.
All the Keen patches are unofficial. Id Software didn't create patches until Doom. Although there's a patch for updating Wolfenstein 3-D v1.1 to v1.2 created by Apogee.
by Calvero
Thu Feb 03, 2011 21:42
Forum: Official Keen Games
Topic: Caricature of Tom Hall in TED5
Replies: 36
Views: 18543

I asked John Romero about this picture in 2002 and he said: "Hahahaha! Wow, I forgot all about that picture. I can't believe it's in the TED5 source files! It's basically a pic that Adrian drew of Tom getting Adrian's dick blasted into his face with Adrian saying "Sorry!". It's because Tom and Adria...
by Calvero
Sun Jan 30, 2011 13:54
Forum: The Classics
Topic: DUKE NUKEM II LEVEL EDITOR (and other stuff)
Replies: 77
Views: 45115

There are already two Cosmo level editors for DOS available, but one for Windows or Linux would be nice.

maps
by Calvero
Wed Jan 19, 2011 20:40
Forum: The Classics
Topic: Map viewer for "Catacomb 2/The Catacomb"
Replies: 15
Views: 9496

RoboBlue wrote:I've never heard of catacomb, but I looked it up on youtube and found this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jsqIW_xvdrk
I found 1, 2, 3 videos about the 2D Catacomb games on YouTube. The last one shows even that end screen, which mentions a level editor.