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Re: what will you do when your last hardware fails?

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When we consider what causes retro supply reduction, I think repairability is not the dominant factor. The world is full of consumer goods that get thrown into trash, despite being only a $0.10 component away from working perfectly, or simply because "they are too old or slow, therefore must go into …

Re: What game are you playing now?

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Also, is it worth playing this game as any character other than Conrad? The personality of Ak'Shel seems fun, from my playthrough thus far. And the challenge with a less-balanced character may be enjoyable. Having said that, I think I have the monsters set on Easy, as it's already quite hard enough …

Re: What game are you playing now?

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Hit a difficulty wall in Truxton , and have slackened off my daily plays a bit. The rote-memory aspect of these shmups is both a blessing and a curse. It means that being in the zone is *really* being in the zone, but at certain points the sheer unbroken dynamic of memory attrition can become …

Re: What game are you playing now?

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I've been playing a few credits-per-day of Taito's 1988 " Truxton " via Retroarch emulation. This on a little homemade cabinet with proper arcade controls, and the innards of a PC. The game has a certain nostalgia, being one of the best games at the main arcade I frequented as a kid during the early …

Re: What game are you playing now?

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Playing Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos. I like it that the game has an in-game map and that the turning of the character is slightly animated. Oh, and it's got Patrick Stewart. I am also considering embarking upon a playthrough of this. Originally played it back in the 90s upon release, but not …

Re: DOS32AWE - DOS/4G compatible DOS Extender with Sound Blaster AWEUTIL MIDI synthesizer support for Protected mode,V

None of the AWEUTIL versions requested has been provided by user arvid... The definition of the term "request" is "to politely ask for something". definition_of_request.png You requested v1.11. Cool. He responded that he no longer has it (though I note he did try to help by pointing you towards a …

Re: What game are you playing now?

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xcomcmdr wrote on 2021-12-24, 22:48: If you use a real machine, well... SHSUCD(X) can do up to 10 drives I believe. I don't know offhand how well it operates in practice for the above scenario. But the option is there to explore for those who wish.

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