War World
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Contents

Introduction

Two disks published in September 1990 by the Unicorn Corporation. Most demos are on disk 2 while most BASIC music files can be found on disk 1.

Screen 5 is the most used screen on these disks and CompileBGM BASIC is used in 3 demos of disk 1: Advertentie, Soon and Info.

Content

Disk 1

Intro 1

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Still another logo for the Unicorn team and a nice MSX-BASIC melody.

Advertentie

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This part is in screen 8, it's a call to contributions for next Unicorn products.

Direct launching: RUN"ADVERT.LDR"

Intro 2

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Back to screen 5 with color effects for this screen with the title of this big Unicorn product and another MSX-MUSIC BASIC melody.

Direct launching: RUN"WARWORLD.LDR"

Main Menu

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5 options in this main menu. Second option will lead you to disk 2.

Direct launching: RUN"MENU.LDR"

Music Menu

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Access to 11 MSX-MUSIC BASIC melodies (MML files).

Direct launching: RUN"MUSIC.LDR"

There are actually 15 MML files on this disk and you can launch them also on MSX1 (without using the demo interface).

File Title Author Soundchips
ABYSS.MML Deep Space Abyss Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
CRIME.MML Easy Fun Robert Verkerk MSX-MUSIC
DRUM.MML Dope Beat Robert Verkerk MSX-MUSIC
GREMLINS.MML Gremlins Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
GUNDAM.MML Gundam Robert Verkerk MSX-MUSIC
+ PSG
GUNDAM-2.MML Gundam 2 Robert Verkerk MSX-MUSIC
+ PSG
HELLTRAC.MML Hell Tracer Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
JELLY.MML Jelly Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
LENAM.MML Legend Sword Of Lenam Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
LETGO.MML Let Go Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
METLBATL.MML Metal Battle Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
NAN&CHAR.MML Nancy & Charly Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
SAVATAGE.MML Savatage Trash Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
STANDUP.MML Stand Up Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
VOORBEEL.MML Example (Voorbeeld) Robert Verkerk
Ernst Schuller
MSX-MUSIC


Cursus

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Unicorn explains how to use MSX-MUSIC BASIC with examples. The included picture is in screen 8.

Direct launching: _MUSIC:RUN"CURSUS.LDR"

Soon

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A preview of the never finished very ambitious project Kreator. It includes the greetings. Use F1, F2 or F3 to hear another music.

Direct launching: RUN"SOON.LDR"

Info

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A promo for the Unicorn BBS with many infos. Use F1, F2, F3 or F4 for another music or silence.

Direct launching: RUN"INFO.LDR"

Disk 2

This disk can be used directly (no need to use option 2 of the main menu on disk 1).

Demo Menu

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7 options in this menu.

Abyss

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This demo uses MSX-MUSIC BASIC and was already available on Clubguide Picturedisk 03.

This version does not have the 'Warning' introduction. The song has been coded by Ernst Schuller.

Direct launching: RUN"ABYSS.LDR"

Gremlins 2

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Another demo that uses MSX-MUSIC BASIC, but the picture is in screen 8. Entirely created by Ernst Schuller.

Direct launching: RUN"GREMLINS.LDR"

Firefox Spaceship

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With music from Fire Hawk. Use F1 and F2 to hear another music.

Direct launching: RUN"FIREHAWK.LDR"

Aleste 2

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A music stage, follow the instructions on the screen!

Direct launching: RUN"ALESTE2.LDR"

Undeadline

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Another music stage, with the instructions on the screen!

Direct launching: RUN"UNDEAD.LDR"

Golvellius

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Third music stage, with a picture in screen 8 and again the instructions on the screen!

Direct launching: RUN"GOLVELLI.LDR"

Sky-Bit

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A demo to promote the Unicorn BBS.

Besides the Unicorn theme, it includes three MSX-MUSIC BASIC songs.

2 of them are in the final part, where you need to press CTRL+STOP to hear another melody. They can also be started on MSX1, without seeing the demo.

Direct launching of the demo: RUN"SKYBIT.LDR"

File Title Author Soundchips
(Included in SKYBIT.003) Sky-Bit 2 Ernst Schuller MSX-MUSIC
SKYBITMU.001 Nancy's Melody Robert Verkerk MSX-MUSIC
SKYBITMU.002 Stevie-B Robert Verkerk
Ernst Schuller
MSX-MUSIC


Credits

  • Ernst Schuller
  • Robert Verkerk