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by Calvero
July 12th, 2015, 11:01 am
Forum: Programming and porting
Topic: Restoration of a few games' EXEs versions
Replies: 37
Views: 9852

Re: Restoration of a few games' EXEs versions

Now do Blood with the aid of the Blood alpha source code ;)
by Calvero
April 6th, 2015, 4:25 pm
Forum: Game discussions
Topic: Source ports vs. emulation
Replies: 18
Views: 5675

Re: Source ports vs. emulation

Also, the process of porting means you look very closely at the game's source code, which can be quite interesting in and of itself. It was because of what I found while I was porting Xargon that led me to discover the hidden Jill of the Jungle level editor, after all! Other things like cheat codes...
by Calvero
August 16th, 2014, 4:39 pm
Forum: Game requests
Topic: Out Of This World / Another World question...?
Replies: 3
Views: 3009

Re: Out Of This World / Another World question...?

The highest ideals of this site are to support the authors by providing links to their web sites and ordering information for the full versions of games that are still sold, and to encourage the authors of classic games to preserve their games for future generations by making them available for sal...
by Calvero
February 17th, 2013, 4:18 pm
Forum: Modding
Topic: Hocus Pocus beta - built in level editor?
Replies: 12
Views: 5400

Re: Hocus Pocus beta - built in level editor?

Malvineous wrote:Just playing around with certain key combinations revealed that Left Alt + F12 will run the game at high speed until F12 is released, although this works in the released games too.
Isn't that just the DOSBox-unlock-speed-shortcut?
by Calvero
January 25th, 2013, 4:11 pm
Forum: Game discussions
Topic: Rare Xargon Artwork
Replies: 18
Views: 7425

Re: Rare Xargon Artwork

That happened not only with Duke Nukem 1 and 2, but also with Major Stryker.
by Calvero
May 1st, 2012, 3:22 pm
Forum: Resolved
Topic: And old space shooter I loved to play [Quatra Command]
Replies: 7
Views: 4861

Re: And old space shooter I loved to play

Is it Major Stryker?
by Calvero
February 20th, 2012, 3:24 pm
Forum: Game discussions
Topic: More freeware releases from 3D Realms / Apogee archives!
Replies: 14
Views: 6082

Re: More freeware releases from 3D Realms / Apogee archives!

Seven games, like Commander Keen.
But I don't know how I consider Kingdom of Kroz II relating to Kingdom of Kroz.
by Calvero
February 17th, 2012, 7:39 pm
Forum: Game requests
Topic: Some missing game versions
Replies: 203
Views: 53636

Re: Some missing game versions

DOSGuy wrote:Once installed it takes up a massive 35 343 668 bytes and takes FOREVER to install, even with DOSBox set to 100% cycles. I don't think DOSBox likes writing that much data to disk.
Even while holding down Alt-F12?
by Calvero
December 2nd, 2011, 7:53 pm
Forum: Modding
Topic: Hidden Jill of the Jungle level editor
Replies: 7
Views: 5390

Re: Hidden Jill of the Jungle level editor

There is the known issue where version 1.0 of Jill episode 1 displays news stories when you collect apples on the world map (about how Jill is so good all the other heroes like Commander Keen and Mario are retiring) and for some reason these were removed from later versions. Get version 1.0 and ver...
by Calvero
October 20th, 2011, 7:09 am
Forum: DOS games from the site
Topic: Corridor 7: Alien Invasion
Replies: 5
Views: 7394

Re: Corridor 7: Alien Invasion

Les Bird released the design documents of Corridor 7 on his website.
by Calvero
October 10th, 2010, 10:02 am
Forum: Game requests
Topic: Some missing game versions
Replies: 203
Views: 53636

Re: Some missing game versions

Litude, when you are bored, you could search for some missing versions of Hugo II and Hugo III. :)
I know for sure version 1.1 exists of Hugo II and III, but they aren't on this site yet.
by Calvero
October 10th, 2010, 7:42 am
Forum: Game discussions
Topic: Dangerous Dave!
Replies: 14
Views: 15145

Re: Dangerous Dave!

I see.
I asked this because I saw you did add some new games, but not Catacomb.
by Calvero
October 9th, 2010, 10:08 am
Forum: Game discussions
Topic: Dangerous Dave!
Replies: 14
Views: 15145

Re: Dangerous Dave!

DOSGuy wrote:
Calvero wrote:Are you going to put John Carmack's Catacomb, the other game on this sampler disk, also on your website?
That's the plan!
You didn't forget this, right?
by Calvero
October 9th, 2010, 9:59 am
Forum: Game requests
Topic: Some missing game versions
Replies: 203
Views: 53636

Re: Some missing game versions

Another tiny little correction: under the Monolith heading, you forgot to mention the name of the game (Blood).