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by Qbix
Fri Oct 08, 2021 5:55 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: DOSBox Question - I'm sure it doesn't exist....
Replies: 4
Views: 88

Re: DOSBox Question - I'm sure it doesn't exist....

with that build I gave you, you can enter the command
config -avistart
to the autoexec section on your configuration file
by Qbix
Mon Aug 09, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: The Space Quest Series
Topic: Space Quest 1 (AGI) - DOSBox - And Different Screen Sizes.
Replies: 8
Views: 975

Re: Space Quest 1 (AGI) - DOSBox - And Different Screen Sizes.

For Mode D, DOSBox reports this: 41080026: INT10:Set Video Mode D 41194467: VGA:Width 320, Height 200, fps 70.086303 41194467: VGA:double width, double height aspect 1.200000 For mode 1, (in 8x16 font mode) DOSBox reports this: 85690159: INT10:Set Video Mode 1 85838728: VGA:Width 320, Height 400, fp...
by Qbix
Mon Aug 09, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: The Space Quest Series
Topic: Space Quest 1 (AGI) - DOSBox - And Different Screen Sizes.
Replies: 8
Views: 975

Re: Space Quest 1 (AGI) - DOSBox - And Different Screen Sizes.

The game "gamescreen" is mode 0xD and when you press tab it switches to mode 1 http://www.delorie.com/djgpp/doc/rbinter/it/10/0.html mode 0xD is 320x200 (which scaler=normal2x to 640x400) mode 0x1 is 320x400 (or 360x400 with 9 dot fonts) doublewidth, which gets scaled to 640x400 as well, but they ar...
by Qbix
Mon May 24, 2021 3:25 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1347
Views: 489203

Re: What are you playing now?

That map reminds me of Zelda 2. What's funny is the PC version is like 4 colors - but the Amiga version looks much better. Go and figure. Amiga things were often better looking at the time. It really does bring the starting + second area of zelda 2 to my mind though. Probably due to the rocks. I ha...
by Qbix
Sat May 22, 2021 6:00 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1347
Views: 489203

Re: What are you playing now?

That map reminds me of Zelda 2.
by Qbix
Tue May 04, 2021 7:36 am
Forum: The Laura Bow Games
Topic: Who wants a script?
Replies: 38
Views: 30192

Re: Who wants a script?

That is really interesting. The random number generator was disabled in order to crack the finger prints, causing the game to effectively lose its number generator and thus everything that depends on randomness behaves a lot different from expected.
by Qbix
Sat Apr 10, 2021 5:49 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: Fly with the Valkyries Odin.
Replies: 10
Views: 8692

Re: Fly with the Valkyries Odin.

I am very sorry to hear that Tawmis and Amiee. My condolences to you.
by Qbix
Thu Dec 31, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 5
Views: 7846

Re: Happy New Year!

All the best for 2021!
by Qbix
Thu Dec 10, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Non-Sierra Games & Help
Topic: Druid: Daemons of the Mind (DOSBox Issue)
Replies: 13
Views: 8048

Re: Druid: Daemons of the Mind (DOSBox Issue)

I did mount c c:\DOSBox c: mount d druid.cue -t cdrom d: install pressed enter when the question was asked to install the game Selected music and sound effects. ended up at C: typed druid to start game When the box was spinning, I pressed a mouse button. Game started there are some black lines every...
by Qbix
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Non-Sierra Games & Help
Topic: Druid: Daemons of the Mind (DOSBox Issue)
Replies: 13
Views: 8048

Re: Druid: Daemons of the Mind (DOSBox Issue)

did you mount a C drive as well ? (so where the game can install to ? )
by Qbix
Thu Oct 08, 2020 4:06 am
Forum: The Gabriel Knight Series
Topic: Tim Curry
Replies: 79
Views: 107076

Re: Tim Curry

thanks! He has a great voice!
by Qbix
Sat Aug 29, 2020 4:51 am
Forum: The Impressions Games
Topic: Pharaoh: A New Era
Replies: 7
Views: 6720

Re: Pharaoh: A New Era

I kinda like the art style, but I agree with Tawmis that most of what is shown in this trailer is non-gameplay. The part at the end does look like that.
by Qbix
Fri Aug 28, 2020 5:05 am
Forum: The Impressions Games
Topic: Pharaoh: A New Era
Replies: 7
Views: 6720

Pharaoh: A New Era

Seems like remake of the original + expansion + "made easier"

by Triskell Interactive

Some info on dev page: http://triskell-interactive.com/standin ... of-giants/
by Qbix
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:07 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Report forum or site issues.
Replies: 78
Views: 108225

Re: Report forum issues.

it would be interesting to figure out which installer/script they have a problem with.
by Qbix
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Report forum or site issues.
Replies: 78
Views: 108225

Re: Report forum issues.

I get logged out every now and then. but not often enough for me to worry or investigate.