Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread shaun everiss
hmmm don't know however be aware that game companies will keep quiet unless they have something to say. After various issues with release dates most will stay quiet until they actually have something. They used to be quite vocal about what they had until they started missing deadlines. this

Re: [Audyssey] Using Keys was MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Chrissy
hi thomas, ok thanks so much. guess I will have to hunt for some more keys then.:) regards chrissy - Original Message - From: Thomas Ward thomasward1...@gmail.com To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Tuesday, March 17, 2009 2:25 AM Subject: [Audyssey] Using Keys was

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Bryan Peterson
If you're meaning can you still buy their old games, then yes. They say they're also planning to release some new titles but they've been even more stubbor about not lifting the veil of secrecy than Draconis. Draconis at least now seems willing to consider the idea. So while folks at BSC have

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Ron, Yeah, in a manner of speaking BSC Games is still open. They are still selling their old titles, you can get tech support, etc. However, I do know Justin himself is extremely busy with work, and has little time to put into producing new games. Although, I spoke to Justin a couple of

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi, Honestly after the Alchemy Game Studios disaster I can't blame accessible game developers for staying quiet. James North took a considerable amount of heat that last year he was in the business. It would have been one thing to let people know he was working on one project and put it on

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Bryan, the reason BSC couldn't complete Castle Quest was totally out of their control. They had contracted independantly with a third-party developer to design the game. The developer later said he couldn't complete the project, and BSC had no one else to design the game. Worse the original

Re: [Audyssey] Using Keys was MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Chrissy, Just to let you know the other keys don't appear until later in the level. So you do need to figure out where that gold key goes. That is the key that leads deeper into the first level. Chrissy wrote: hi thomas, ok thanks so much. guess I will have to hunt for some more keys

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread shaun everiss
to true. I have noticed some devs set up blogs so people know when things are going when they are going, ofcause they are only updated when there is news. I do remind or ask sertain people with valid address from time to time on exactly what is going on. however, it also pays to if you see them

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Che
Wow, well done Sean, did you write this list of game companies right off the top of your head, if so, well done sir, yer a freaking walking accessible gaming encyclopedia. Now if we could just get a spell checker with that encyclopedia... By the way, Blind Adrenaline is spelled like this,

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread shaun everiss
yeah I noticed after I sent the message. Yeah it was off the top of my head. shows you how much time I actually have in my life. To much, I really need to fill it somehow. At 04:55 a.m. 18/03/2009, you wrote: Wow, well done Sean, did you write this list of game companies right off the top of

Re: [Audyssey] Using Keys was MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Chrissy
ok thanks for pointing this out. can't wait for the game,liking it very much! regards chrissy - Original Message - From: Thomas Ward Hi Chrissy, Just to let you know the other keys don't appear until later in the level. So you do need to figure out where that gold key goes. That is

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Kai
Greetings Che. I make no secret that I will personally be very, very enthusiastic if you could make an online fighting game, hopefully in the vain of Street Fighter or Soul Calibur? Kai - Original Message - From: Che c...@blindadrenaline.com To: Gamers Discussion list

Re: [Audyssey] Star Trek Final Conflict

2009-03-17 Thread Michael McDermott
Thank you very much for this information. I will book mark your site. -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Thomas Ward Sent: Monday, March 16, 2009 9:21 PM To: Gamers Discussion list Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Star Trek Final

[Audyssey] wondering

2009-03-17 Thread Anthony Vitale
Can't play my old dos games e.g. beyond the titanicI used --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to gamers-unsubscr...@audyssey.org. You can make changes or update your subscription via the web, at

[Audyssey] game platforms

2009-03-17 Thread Anthony Vitale
I have been playing games since 1994, but I am still only able to play Z-code's and tad's games. Before the changes in windows I could play games like braminar and beyond the Titanic but since the upgrades of windows sometimes I can and sometimes not. i would like to play some of the titles

[Audyssey] game platforms

2009-03-17 Thread Anthony Vitale
I have been playing games since 1994, but I am still only able to play Z-code's and tad's games. Before the changes in windows I could play games like braminar and beyond the Titanic but since the upgrades of windows sometimes I can and sometimes not. i would like to play some of the titles

Re: [Audyssey] Using Keys was MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Anthony Vitale
Saw your e mail I know it was something about audyssey I am just today in the process of joining the list. Tony avital...@prodigy.net At 03:51 PM 3/17/2009, you wrote: ok thanks for pointing this out. can't wait for the game,liking it very much! regards chrissy - Original Message -

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Valiant8086
Hi. Try just walking right into that door. It should unlock by itself. Maybe what happened was you didn't get up on the ledge? Make sure you're not wielding something before you jump off the rope. - Original Message - From: Chrissy To: Gamers Discussion list Sent: Monday,

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi, Just a slight correction here. That is actually a stone statue not a door up on the ledge in room 2. Once I get around to it I think I'm actually give the statues names such as: Statue of Athena, Statue of Hades, Statue of Ares, etc. I don't know about you but Window Eyes just slottered

Re: [Audyssey] wondering

2009-03-17 Thread shaun everiss
get dosemu and linux, if I can ever get my old dead system with the dead cdrom drive to accept external cdrom devices I will put grml dosemu and maybe gnome in. although I'll always start with a command interface myself. At 10:27 a.m. 18/03/2009, you wrote: Can't play my old dos games e.g.

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Charles Rivard
Yes, as far as I know. Why would you be thinking otherwise? Just curious. Thanks. - - - A taxpayer voting for a Democrat is like a chicken voting for Colonel Sanders! - Original Message - From: rrhopki...@verizon.net To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Monday, March

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread shaun everiss
well I'd like that myself there are loads of sighted ones and bar winfight I really want something good. At 11:59 a.m. 18/03/2009, you wrote: Greetings Che. I make no secret that I will personally be very, very enthusiastic if you could make an online fighting game, hopefully in the vain of

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread shaun everiss
I wouldn't bother with the names tom, I don't care, if you just called them statues or secret passages. you can just leave it as is. Unless you really want to that is, I'd like you to actually get through this and onto other cool things like stfc, etc. if you want put it in but personally I

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Valiant8086
Elloquence does pretty well with them, but it will be interesting to see what heather does to them - Original Message - From: Thomas Ward To: Gamers Discussion list Sent: Tuesday, March 17, 2009 8:27 PM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download Hi, Just a slight correction

Re: [Audyssey] wondering

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi, Actually, I personally think dosbox is better. Dosemu is pretty old. I haven't seen a recent version of that in a while. If he uses dosbox there is a version for Windows so he wouldn't have to necessarily run Linux to use it. Cheers! shaun everiss wrote: get dosemu and linux, if I can

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Shaun, Oh, I know. However, it adds a little more detail to the game by describing the statues. Remember if this were a real Tomb Raider game you could see the statue and see if it was a statue of this or that god or goddess. Most gamers probably don't know what they are seeing since they

Re: [Audyssey] wondering

2009-03-17 Thread Valiant8086
Hi. It's possible to boot into dosbox from inside windows without vm software? Nifty. I'd be interested to try it but I haven't any external synthesizers. Hmm I have a braille n speak but don't know where the cereal cable is for it, and I can't understand those things any more. Used to be good

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA download

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi, As a matter of fact Heather says all of the Greek gods and goddesses I've tried correctly. Now, i wonder why it is she says the names of the Greek pantheon correctly, but can't say something like torch properly. Go figure. Valiant8086 wrote: Elloquence does pretty well with them, but

[Audyssey] USA Games News 3/18/2009

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
USA Games News March 18, 2009 Introduction Greetings gamers, and welcome to another edition of the USA Games News. As you know there is a lot of exciting news of late. Work on Mysteries of the Ancients is going well, and as the release date draws nearer we are excited to see this title

Re: [Audyssey] bscgames

2009-03-17 Thread Valiant8086
Fighting games are going to be interesting, with internet latency to contend with. - Original Message - From: shaun everiss To: Gamers Discussion list Sent: Tuesday, March 17, 2009 10:30 PM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] bscgames well I'd like that myself there are loads of

Re: [Audyssey] wondering

2009-03-17 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Aaron, Ummm...Are we talking about the same program? DOSBox is just a program you install on Windows, Linux, or Mac and run it like any other program. You can place a DOSBox icon on your Windows or Linux desktop, click it, and bang instant dos environment. You do need to mount the folder