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UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, CAN THE AUTHOR BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE
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This install applies to "Shootout" © 1990 Clay Holliman.
This install requires WHDLoad version 17.0, DIC, RawDIC and The Patcher to be in the path.
These programs can be found in the WHDLoad package.
To install from a different drive than DF0: select installation mode Expert.
The installed program requires 0.5 MB ChipMem and 0.5 MB OtherMem.
It can be quit by pressing * (key can be changed with Tooltype "QuitKey=").
version 1.0 (22.01.2023) done by CFou!:
- initial release
- OS accesses removed
- Keyboard interupt installed for QuitKey support
- Blitter initialisation added
- BlitterWait inserted (X3)
- VincentGR's ucon included
If you have problems with this installation please try and get a newer
version of this package from the WHDLoad WWW-Page. If that doesn't help try
some Tooltypes like NOCACHE, NOAUTOVEC, EXPCHIP, NOMMU, PAL or NTSC. If
that also fails, please inform the author via the Bug-Report-Form which
can be accessed on the WHDLoad WWW-Page.
For the full WHDLoad package, other installs and updates refer to:
So what is ShootOut? It's a pure left/right/fire shoot 'em up.
Simple but highly playable.
To play, use a joystick in port 2, with left mouse button to start/pause
You have a shield with a squeak alarm fitted to show when it is being
depleted. The bar on the right of the screen shows how much energy it
has left and when that has all gone it's game.
Scoring is the wave number per alien, so on wave one the alien is worth
one point and on wave ten each alien is worth ten points etc.
My current hiscores are 26224 (no autofire), 36364 (with autofire). Can you