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General Category => Programming => Topic started by: ComSoft6128 on 15:28, 18 April 21

Title: Locomotive BASIC - Electric Eddy
Post by: ComSoft6128 on 15:28, 18 April 21
Hangman gets a 20th century makeover........
Amstrad Computer User type-in from 1986.
Program is Listed at the end of the video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWlCD-asG2w (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWlCD-asG2w)

Links:

https://cpcrulez.fr/GamesTest/electric_eddy.htm (https://cpcrulez.fr/GamesTest/electric_eddy.htm)

https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=detail&num=11099 (https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=detail&num=11099)

https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=detail&num=11173 (https://www.cpc-power.com/index.php?page=detail&num=11173)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amstrad_Computer_User (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amstrad_Computer_User)

http://www.cpcwiki.eu/index.php/Amstrad_Computer_User (http://www.cpcwiki.eu/index.php/Amstrad_Computer_User)


Not emulated - original hardware and software.

Please note that  the aspect ratio for this YouTube video is 16:9 but the CPC monitor
has an aspect ratio of 4:3 so you may wish to adjust your viewing device accordingly.
Title: Re: Locomotive BASIC - Electric Eddy
Post by: Johnny Olsen on 20:49, 19 April 21
There is a difference in how the man's head is drawn depending on which cpc is used.
There will be 2 extra black dots on the face if a cpc6128 is used compared to a cpc464.
Weird !!!