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Monkey Island - screens - demo
« on: 18:06, 14 October 20 »

https://youtu.be/VTpq_rRK3xc
Author: Cedric Tomasini
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Re: Monkey Island - screens - demo
« Reply #1 on: 13:15, 15 October 20 »
Interesting, i've always thought these types of adventure game would be feasible but would need multiple disks to load in all the screens.  The actual level of animation is low, the screens are mostly static.  I'm surprised nobody ever made something like this for Amstrad.

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Re: Monkey Island - screens - demo
« Reply #3 on: 15:40, 15 October 20 »
I imagine with modern compression these screens would be quite small. With some scene alterations and manual touch-up


Monkey Island 1 was a 4 disc Amiga game - so around 3.5MB in size. Mostly graphics, I imagine. CPC graphics would be at least half the size, but I don't think you'd be fitting it on a single 512KB cart image, or 720KB 3.5" floppy image, never mind around 5 3" floppies.


Maybe a 2MB .SNA for those with large memory expansions...

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Re: Monkey Island - screens - demo
« Reply #4 on: 22:18, 15 October 20 »

https://youtu.be/VTpq_rRK3xc
Author: Cedric Tomasini


Is this screen demo available for download anywhere?

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Re: Monkey Island - screens - demo
« Reply #5 on: 22:23, 15 October 20 »
currently not
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Re: Monkey Island - screens - demo
« Reply #6 on: 22:26, 15 October 20 »
Thought so  :D
I wanted to test it on real hardware and not emulator