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Re: Best CGA & Hercules monochrome games

Please do not post links to pirated software. Duly noted. My apologies, they had images that I was to lazy to copy here. In other news, here is interesting case of a CGA game totally relevant to this thread - Rockford . Its creators didn't care about the colour mode, but focused on "how is it going …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules monochrome games

The mode 5 palette was actually not that rare. It seemed particularly common in French games, for some reason (maybe because it's as close as CGA gets to the tricoleur ? 🇫🇷) ;) Could you list a few? I have a soft spot for French games (Silmarils, Kalisto, Loriciels etc.). I should make my own list …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

Love the small form factor of the Tandon - wish those were more common, because I would love to grab one of those somewhere down the line. Was that a Point of Sale, or an industrial computer? You seldom see PCs with those specs in such small form factor. I'm not really sure, but I think it was …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

Wow. I mean... wow. I found this thread randomly googling for good CGA games and wow, this forum is so far up my alley I should be charging rent! Thanks for the great game suggestions, everyone! Thank you for the kind words! Are there any you’d recommend for excellent CGA artwork, specifically? Not …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

Street Rod - already mentioned in the thread, but it was my favorite game on that PC Operation Wolf - it was good for a short time Future Wars - I couldn't understand English back then - so I never got far in it, but I remember running it only to enjoy the graphics and animation on my amber monitor …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

While searching for info on Gobliiins and the Hercules version on the internet, I have found this interesting bit concerning DOSBox 86Box development: https://github.com/86Box/86Box/issues/260 It is interesting to compare screenshots without the patch: Gobliiins without patch.png with the blend …

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