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by hippy dave
Tue Jun 09, 2009 1:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Discworld I PSX Demo
Replies: 30
Views: 21200

i haven't tried it myself, but i've been told that the best thing to do with a scratched cd is to take it to your local blockbuster video (or possible equivalent) and ask them nicely to run it through their disc grinder (wears the surface down to give a new smooth surface).
by hippy dave
Tue Jun 02, 2009 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tales of Monkey Island Announced + Revamped Original
Replies: 136
Views: 102217

hence the last line of my post :)
by hippy dave
Tue Jun 02, 2009 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tales of Monkey Island Announced + Revamped Original
Replies: 136
Views: 102217

so when's scummvm going to support tales of monkey island?









j/k
by hippy dave
Sun May 24, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: Help and Support
Topic: Fullscreen on 2. ext. Display (MacOSX)
Replies: 5
Views: 4633

i haven't tried scummvm with an external monitor, but here's what works with front row, so it might work with scummvm too: go to system preferences -> display preferences -> arrangement, and on the representation of the two screens, drag the menu bar to the external screen. whichever display has the...
by hippy dave
Mon May 04, 2009 1:47 pm
Forum: Help and Support
Topic: mp3HD with the tools and CDDA.
Replies: 4
Views: 2869

yeah mp3hd doesn't seem like an idea that will catch on in any big way. so you can make a file that can be played both as lossless on your computer and as mp3 on your portable player, but portable players generally have less storage space available so why eat it up with lossless data that's not goin...
by hippy dave
Sun May 03, 2009 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how can i play my oldschool p.c titles on a mac with osx
Replies: 12
Views: 6708

for monkey island, use scummvm. for general old dos games, try dosbox.
by hippy dave
Fri May 01, 2009 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there a SCUMM editing/making studio-like program?
Replies: 28
Views: 22700

i'm looking forward to seeing what you come up with too seubz 8)
by hippy dave
Thu Apr 30, 2009 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there a SCUMM editing/making studio-like program?
Replies: 28
Views: 22700

there isn't anything resembling a studio for actual scumm games. the only available software that can make scumm games is scummc , which is a bunch of seperate tools that aren't massively user-friendly as yet. there are other studio-type packages available for making scumm-like games, but not for ac...
by hippy dave
Wed Apr 29, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: does anyone know what this adventure game is?
Replies: 4
Views: 3379

yeah moonstone was great fun :) and unusually gory for the time.
by hippy dave
Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Indiana Jones Games with Voice
Replies: 13
Views: 10006

Nikioko wrote:The Amiga was a bit more comportable, though, but since it used DD diskettes with 720 KB capacity, there was no sound either.
sorry to be anal - amiga dd disk are 880k :)
by hippy dave
Sat Apr 18, 2009 2:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Discworld I PSX Demo
Replies: 30
Views: 21200

according to this it was on the first issue of the official uk playstation magazine.
by hippy dave
Mon Apr 06, 2009 1:29 pm
Forum: Help and Support
Topic: Quick Noobish Question- UPDATE-QUESTION 2.
Replies: 9
Views: 2885

only been 8 minutes, you can be patient :)

i think it's supposed to work, i thought i'd downloaded it from gog but it turns out i actually got it from the scummvm downloads page, which definitely works. i also downloaded the comic etc from gog.
by hippy dave
Fri Apr 03, 2009 11:56 pm
Forum: The Junkyard
Topic: Support for Hugo's House of Horrors Trilogy?
Replies: 17
Views: 12676

Tinhead Ned wrote:
eriktorbjorn wrote:Contrary to popular belief, not everyone in the world runs Windows. :)
Well, Linux users can use Wine...and if you've got a Mac...well, if you bought a Mac then you obviously didn't buy it to play games on, bahahahaha
you forgot to mention some of these ;)
by hippy dave
Fri Apr 03, 2009 1:26 pm
Forum: Wii Port
Topic: question about low res
Replies: 6
Views: 6527

think with a crt tv it's safe to assume he(?) means scart.

yep, a high proportion of amigas were used with televisions 8)
by hippy dave
Fri Mar 27, 2009 5:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elvira series support in-progress for AGOS (Simon) engine?
Replies: 26
Views: 24013

might adventure soft have it?