Tag: double lo-res

Apple II Particle Simulation

Studying the pseudo random number generation with a particle simulation of the binomial distribution using a Galton’s board in Double LORES. DSK-image: http://www.golombeck.eu/fileadmin/downloads/galton1.dsk The simulator uses 96 single “particles” that are kept in constant movement following a pseudo-gravitational force which makes them move through the board. This simulation also demonstrates some of the capabilities of […]

DOLORES Library V.11.1 Released

With this new release we have direct access to the graphic functions via a jump-table which gives fixed routine calling addresses that will be preserved in future versions of the library. You can call the functions fro AppleSoft (example given on my webpage) or from assembler. Find the new disk image here: http://www.golombeck.eu/index.php?id=48&L=1 Find information […]

Murder Manor – The World’s First Double Lo-Res Adventure for the Apple II

The Crow Cousins (in this case, Daniel Henderson and Roby Sherman) have collaborated on the world’s first double lo-res whodunit adventure for the Apple II. Set within the sprawling country estate of Screenhole Manor, seven miles north of nowhere, the game begins when another boring family, gathering, filled with the usual threats and melodrama one would expect, […]

Magic-Pixels 2.0b9 Released

The Crow Cousins have released version 2.0b9 of their double lo-res drawing program Magic-Pixels. The 2.0 version introduces a “Blazing Paddles” menu and this version in particular fixes a number of compatibility issues with IIgs and //c computers using mice. As with prior versions, Magic-Pixels will allow you to save your creations in either a […]

Magic-Pixels Casts A Double Lo-Res Spell

Crow Cousins have released Magic-Pixels, a double lo res painting program, based on Marc Golombeck’s awesome Double LORES graphics library! The paint program can create “drawing format” files (similar to those Graphics Magician images used in hi-res adventures back in the day) plus a bitmap image format. Both image formats can be loaded and displayed […]

Double LORES Library V10c available

A new version of the Double LORES library containing a lot of optimisations and bugfixes is available for download (thx to Roby Sherman for his valuable input / sorry no new features this time!)Download a DSK-image from my website: http://www.golombeck.eu/index.php?id=48&L=1 Solved issues: Mixed mode support bugfixes – PRINT and INPUT statements work as expected DOS disconnection – when issuing a &GR […]