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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! Thanks 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 …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

goblins_000.png Same screen but on a real Hercules monitor: Gobliiins_title_HGC.jpg You can notice the difference in aspect ratio - read more about it here: http://nerdlypleasures.blogspot.com/2014/02/monochrome-hercules-graphics-aspect.html (by fellow VOGONS user https://www.vogons.org/memberlist. …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

All right, I confirm, Gobliins works on Hercules graphics card (don't mind orange tint, that's my phone's camera playing tricks): Gobliiins_Herc.jpg I also took some other games for a ride, so here are screens of Drakkhen on Hercules: Drakhein_Herc.jpg Didn't know Frédérick Raynal worked on it! One …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

liqmat wrote on 2020-05-12, 15:12: Not to get off the subject of this thread, but try the Amiga version of Arctic Fox for the best experience IMO. Yo, I'm happy for you and Imma let you finish, but Amiga version of Arctic Fox is the best experience of all time. Of all time!

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

Yes, that video is dope. Really wish it was in higher resolution (and possibly amber... :) ). Arctic Fox blew my mind back in the day! Thanks, I didn't know this game! In other news, I have recalled that Gobliiins had Hercules graphics option, but not every copy available on the internet still does …

Re: Best CGA & Hercules games

sorry for the "raw" material...native hercules via sometimes tweaked cga-emulation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vix4DRCoNHM First of all, thank you for adding information and participating in this thread. This is very useful! Also, I feel like a part of a fanclub of Hercules card, it's nice. …

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