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by Bosco
Fri Dec 04, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Software Requests
Topic: Text Adventure Creator Program - was there one?
Replies: 33
Views: 8256

Re: Text Adventure Creator Program - was there one?

@Commodore I've not used Lantern myself but, yes, my understanding is you can create your own adventure games on a Windows, Mac or Linux machine and kick out binaries for a variety of targets including 8-bit computers. I'm guessing the CoCo output should run on the Dragon but obviously the keyboard ...
by Bosco
Fri Nov 27, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Software Requests
Topic: Text Adventure Creator Program - was there one?
Replies: 33
Views: 8256

Re: Text Adventure Creator Program - was there one?

IIRC Evan Wright wrote a modern Adventure Game authouring tool for the CoCo which runs on PC and outputs a m/c binary. He gave a presentation at CoCoFest last year or maybe the year before. If I can find the video again I'll post a link. Edit: The tool is called Lantern. http://retroteacher.net/lant...
by Bosco
Sat Jun 13, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: XRoar 0.36 released
Replies: 38
Views: 15405

Re: XRoar 0.36 released

A shiny new XRoar!

What better motivation to do a bit of Dragon development. :lol:
by Bosco
Sun Mar 22, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Dragon Hardware
Topic: Using the Wordpak2+ and the CoCo-PSG on the Dragon
Replies: 41
Views: 17780

Re: Using the Wordpak2+ on the Dragon

Cool news about WordPak2+ emulation.

Looking forward to having a play with this myself. :D
by Bosco
Tue Mar 10, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: DriveWire server and memory test utility
Replies: 2
Views: 2408

Re: DriveWire server and memory test utility

Nice. :D

Thanks Stew.
by Bosco
Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Dragon Meetup 2020 is go!
Replies: 10
Views: 6658

Re: Dragon Meetup 2020 is go!

Hi Tony.

Sounds great! :D

So this year does everyone need to register/pay in advance if they're attending?
by Bosco
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Dragon Pepper by Genesis Project - a new Dragon 32 demo
Replies: 14
Views: 6981

Re: Dragon Pepper by Genesis Project - a new Dragon 32 demo

Love the little dragon character! :D
by Bosco
Sun Jan 05, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Dragon 32 Project Leader
Replies: 6
Views: 3933

Re: Dragon 32 Project Leader

Hi Ian and welcome. :) It would be cool to hear a first-hand account of how the Dragon came to fruition from the point where Mettoy approached PA Technology. The Dragon is a great computer (IMO) but was largely overlooked by the burgeoning but also dominant games development industry of its day. Wit...
by Bosco
Sun Jan 05, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Dragon General
Topic: Happy New year 2020!
Replies: 3
Views: 2829

Re: Happy New year 2020!

Happy New Year everyone. :)

Not sure how many people still frequent these forums?
by Bosco
Mon Dec 16, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Dragon Hardware
Topic: How to best clean dragon 32 keyboard?
Replies: 4
Views: 3397

Re: How to best clean dragon 32 keyboard?

IPA - Isopropyl Alcohol, or Indian Pale Ale?

Sorry Stew, couldn't resist. :lol: :lol: :lol: