Upcoming game "Petra" announced

Upcoming game "Petra" announced

por Lord_Zett en 28-12-2015, 18:22
Tema: Software
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Petra is to be an isometric 3-D game in screen 8, written in MSX-BASIC and created by Lord Zett of Darkstone.
A demonstration of the project may possibly happen at the upcoming Nijmegen MSX Fair.

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Comentarios (20)

Por mesiasmsx

Prophet (3327)

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28-12-2015, 20:25

Another joke? XD .

Por Lord_Zett

Paladin (807)

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28-12-2015, 21:58

?

Por Daemos

Paragon (1952)

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28-12-2015, 23:14

Looks very good. Bizar how you managed to get this working in basic Smile

Por syn

Prophet (2065)

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28-12-2015, 23:21

Why do you think its a joke? Zett is always serious! Hannibal Running Naked in a Field of Flowers

Por Imanok

Paragon (1188)

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29-12-2015, 00:02

December the 28th is the equivalent to April the 1st (fools day), here in Spain

Por syn

Prophet (2065)

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29-12-2015, 00:59

Oh I didn't know that.. thanks for explaining Imanok.

Zett: It looks great!

Por snout

Ascended (15184)

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29-12-2015, 01:00

Seems like SCREEN 8 is the new hip. Great to see ppl explore this screen mode. Come to think of it... what SC8 games are out there already?

Por anonymous

incognito ergo sum (116)

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02-01-2016, 06:57

JohnHassink wrote:
edoz wrote:

But are there games in screen 8 created in the past?

  • L'Affaire
  • Breaker
  • Brisk
  • Goody
  • Hydlide (the MSX2 version for 128K VRAM)
  • Ikari Warriors
  • Last Mission
  • Leather Skirts
  • Leprechaun
  • Livingstone Supongo
  • Playhouse Strippoker
  • Radx-8
  • Red Lights of Amsterdam
  • Starship Rendezvous (only the "boss" sections)
  • Zoo

I'm surely forgetting a bunch.
A newer game in screen 8 is "Shift" by Infinite. And let's not forget about flyguille's awesome project in development.

Por Lord_Zett

Paladin (807)

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29-12-2015, 03:22

Daemos wrote:

Looks very good. Bizar how you managed to get this working in basic Smile

Thx. hmm yeah working on it for over 14 months now on this game. its diffucult to keep speed in basic. but some nice tricks and nice help made it possible to. and this is the first time i use software sprites. so the player is full collor and can stand behind some objects.

Por SuchAGoonie

Expert (108)

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29-12-2015, 08:14

That's written in BASIC?! That's amazing! I need to step up my game. All I can do is silly text mode menus haha. Tongue

Por ARTRAG

Enlighted (6539)

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29-12-2015, 08:57

Somedays I'll to resurrect Uridium 2
(it was screen 8)

Por TheKid

Paragon (1189)

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29-12-2015, 10:27

Hi Lord Zett, since I know how many time and effort you put in every detail, it's no wonder you've been working on it for over 14 months. You showed me the work in progress at the Retro fair in Apeldoorn and Iooks even more impressive now. You didn't had the title screen back then, nor a title at all. How did you came up with the title Petra ? Is it a tribute to one of your many ex girlfriends maybe Smile Smile Smile

Por Lord_Zett

Paladin (807)

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31-12-2015, 12:06

HI TheKid, yeah it will thake some time to finish it good. now working on sound and the main player to be as good as the rest.

No its not named after ex girlfriend but after this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petra
The color of this "lost" city is almost the same as the gfx in this demo.

Por nitrofurano

Champion (300)

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31-12-2015, 19:30

JohnHassink wrote:
JohnHassink wrote:
edoz wrote:

But are there games in screen 8 created in the past?

  • L'Affaire
  • Breaker
  • Brisk
  • Goody
  • Hydlide (the MSX2 version for 128K VRAM)
  • Ikari Warriors
  • Last Mission
  • Leather Skirts
  • Leprechaun
  • Livingstone Supongo
  • Playhouse Strippoker
  • Radx-8
  • Red Lights of Amsterdam
  • Starship Rendezvous (only the "boss" sections)
  • Zoo

I'm surely forgetting a bunch.
A newer game in screen 8 is "Shift" by Infinite. And let's not forget about flyguille's awesome project in development.

video links for each one, please! Wink (like from youtube)

Por Maggoo

Paragon (1214)

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02-01-2016, 06:47

Interesting, looks very different from everything I have seen on the MSX

Por mesiasmsx

Prophet (3327)

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07-01-2016, 11:21

ARTRAG wrote:

Somedays I'll to resurrect Uridium 2
(it was screen 8)

I hope!

Por mesiasmsx

Prophet (3327)

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07-01-2016, 11:30

@Imanok: Thanks for the explanation.

@Lord_Zett: I like DAQ Lord of Idar , simply but pretty and good idea . It would be nice a version improved in the future.

I hope more details from Petra.

Por Lord_Zett

Paladin (807)

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07-01-2016, 20:03

mesiasmsx wrote:

@Imanok: Thanks for the explanation.

@Lord_Zett: I like DAQ Lord of Idar , simply but pretty and good idea . It would be nice a version improved in the future.

I hope more details from Petra.

its part of a bigger story called DAQ. there will be a following story to it. but not for msx1 anymore. only msx2 or msx2 expanded

Por zett

Hero (608)

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20-01-2016, 19:44

I made a new video

https://youtu.be/8hJd3zr8zvw

Por mesiasmsx

Prophet (3327)

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24-08-2021, 08:58

Some news about Petra or is a dead project?