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June 17, 2004 by Brume
It's a great day! The Atari-Forum is just coming to be published!
The megademo contains 1 intro, 1 main-menu and 11 screens. It has a lot of new tunes, new gfx and great code on it!
Screens has been written by the following sceners: - Tobe (MJJ-Prod) - Simon Sunnyboy (Paradize) - Bruno Padinha - Solo2 (TBC) - Atomus (Noxtra) - Orion - Mr. Nours (MJJ-Prod) - Scheme (Stax) - GT Turbo (Cerebral Vortex).
We feel very honored, thanks to everyone who contributed to this megademo!
Download the demo in just one click: Atari-forum demo and please visit the forum to congratulate the authors ;-)
June 17, 2004 by Brume
According to Grazey of PHF, the Zak Hacks #30 has been published:
107 more SNDH files this time. Including some quite rare Big Alec SID tunes, and also a Sid Sound Designer SID/Digi tune by No More.
SNDH files are a unified format of ST musics, that can be played with SND Player (ST/Falcon), DeliPlayer (PC), WinJam (PC), Audio Overload (MacOSX).
Go to PHF website to download the full disk.
June 10, 2004 by ST Graveyard
For those of you who haven't noticed yet, this site just got a little facelift! But more on this later ...
It seems our host upgraded to MYSQL 4. Some pages on the site didn't seem to work correctly. We like to apologize for any inconvenience you have had while surfing the site in the last 3 days. All should be back in order now. If you stumble upon a nasty bug, make sure to report it to us at the forum or drop us a line.
On with the updates now. What's new, you ask? Here goes :
- The game section has got a new interface. The search lists have been optimized, and the game detail pages are a lot nicer to browse through now.
- There are 3 new subsections in the game section, "In development", "Wanted Games" and our own "Gamebase ST" web mirror!
- There is a new "featured game" box that pops up on the right now and then.
- An AL Team section has been added ... It's up to you to find it.
- Finally, a nasty bug was removed from the comments pages. So please people, share all those precious game memories with other visitors.
We are currently adding the finishing touches to the review section, so you can all expect the first game reviews on this website very soon!
That's about it. Hope you enjoy it all. And as always, we are interested in reading your thoughts and comments, so let your voice be heard!
June 9, 2004 by Brume
After the release of Droid2 three days ago, another rare game has been published today. This time it was written by Laurent Kermel, who looked very productive back in the old days. Unfortunately his games weren't spread so far so they were unavalaible until today.
Bold requires 1MB to run and was coded in GFA Basic. It is a shoot'em up such as Side Arms or R-Type and it's very fun to play (you need to play with the mouse).
Looks like the author has other games in his basket, too! Can't wait to see them, they seem fun and beautiful.
Grab the full game here and visit the official website here in order to download the documentation.
June 6, 2004 by Brume
Back 10 years ago! A game made in 1994 is now available for download. Looks like Droid2 was never released until now. This is the sequel to Droid, a game written by M.P. Lord and drawn by his brother Paddy. The author has also released the map editor for Droid 1. Thanks to Sauron for the news.
Download directly the game here and visit the homepage of the author.
June 5, 2004 by Grazey
D-Day +60 special for you. Another 292 tunes for you (in 96 SNDH files). Check out http://phf.atari.org. Grazey
Have you ever watched in envy as your friends played "Sonic the Hedgehog" on their fancy Sega consoles? Always wanted to play such a fast platformer on your ST? Well, "Zool" was the much hyped "Sonic" beater for the home computer! Released in 2 different versions for the Atari ST (an ST version and an STe enhanced version) by Gremlin Graphics, this game should have it all, big sprites, colorful graphics and most importantly... SPEED!
January 27, 2002 by ST GraveyardMore
Did you know that there are some love messages in the TOS ROMs of the ST? In fact you can find the strings "Dave StaUgas loves Bea Hablig" and "JIM LOVES JENEANE" in all TOS ROMs with version number 1.xx and 2.0x!
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