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My first adventure

PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2015 3:39 pm
by Campbell
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I've just come across this game, I think probably the first full game I wrote (1991-92), on the Amiga. Who wants me to convert it to ADRIFT, for a laugh?

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2015 4:13 pm
by Lazzah
Go on then... :yeah:

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2015 6:15 pm
by P/o Prune
Yep! I second that.... :yeah:

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2015 7:06 am
by R2T1
If you do, I hope you get rid of the blue on black text as it is almost unreadable. (I'm surprised that Lazzah didn't mention it.)
There's also an unnecessary comma after 'You wake up' and a missing apostrophe in 'someones'. (should be someone's)
However, given the age of the game and by extrapolation, your age at the time of writing, I guess you're forgiven. :)

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2015 9:23 am
by Campbell
Heh, yes, I noticed those. I would be correcting grammar/spelling mistakes.

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2015 11:18 am
by Lazzah
R2T1 wrote:If you do, I hope you get rid of the blue on black text as it is almost unreadable. (I'm surprised that Lazzah didn't mention it.)

I was going to, but I didn't want to give the impression that I have become a grumpy old git! :haha:

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2015 7:41 pm
by Lumin
Convert it, but just to ADRIFT 2 so it will retain that retro feel. :wink:

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2015 10:57 pm
by Campbell
Ha ha, nice thought Lumin. I don't think ADRIFT 2 would be up to the job however.

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2015 11:44 pm
by NickyDude
Instead of a straight conversion, why not write it up as a tutorial to show how a V5 adventure is put together?

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2015 2:50 pm
by Campbell
You must be mistaking me for someone who has lots of time on his hands.

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2015 8:12 pm
by NickyDude
And you must be mistaking me for someone who wasn't just offering a suggestion.

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:15 pm
by Campbell
Not sure I understand that.

Re: My first adventure

PostPosted: Mon Sep 21, 2015 1:41 pm
by ParadoxGames
By the way, it that font available as a windows font, to make everything look retro?