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Favorite Game Creator
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Favorite Game Creator
ZZT
52%
 52%  [ 9 ]
Megazuex
17%
 17%  [ 3 ]
QBasic
29%
 29%  [ 5 ]
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 21, 2002 3:33 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

TD, this is so incorrect that it ain't even funny...

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ZZT is FAAR from being easy.


Besides for being one of the easiest GCS's in the world that is...

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A:It never warns that you have an error;Instead, it blasts out a PC speaker beep in the game


False. Download ZZTAE.

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B:It doesent support Soundblaster


True, but it's better then MZX which has NO sound support at all. (at least for 90% of the computers today)

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C:It doesent allow character editing


False again. There is at least 50 with edited char sets, hell I've MADE a zzt char set before. Where did you hear that?

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D:You can screw up your title board VEEEEERRY easily


Only if you are extreamly idiotic.

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E:How? Make a robot (In this stupid language, an Object) that turns everything thats on the board to something else


Huh? Try making sense next time. Objects don't do that.

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If you do that, it keeps it that way. (It saves it to the world file)


Only if you actually press the "save to world file" button. Strangely enough, MZX saves things to world files when you tell it to also...

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Sure, sure. ZZT was made first. But that doesent make it any better than MZX.


Okay, on comparason, ZZT: a fast, powerful, easy to use GCS that works on pretty much every microsoft computer in existence and has 2000+ games so far. MZX: A program that doesn't even work with about 150 games by those who have actually figured out how to operate it. (try installing it and ye shall see)

I'll go with zzt.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 22, 2002 7:35 am     Post subject: Reply with quote

WOW! Good job! I couldn't even figure out how to make a good game, while it is INSANELY easy in ZZT. Is there even sound in MZX? I have never heard it.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 29, 2002 9:24 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

It was a split decision, but I chose MegaZeux. Honestly, I like ZZT and MegaZeux just as much as the other. ZZT games are made a lot faster and easier, and it forces you to use more imagination and creativity, while MegaZeux provides for more involved games that have a more professional quality to them.

Thunderdog: Here's how to prevent the title screen from messing up: If, when you press E on a title screen, it displays that same title screen, press L and load it back up again. The title screen will only be messed up if you save it with the changes back. Even then, I always allow people to send me their messed up title screens and I will repair it for them (as best as is possible).

False claims have been made about both GCSs. Sound works in MegaZeux on most computers (especially if you follow Wizdom's guide). ZZT isn't nearly as limited as a lot of Zeuxers think, despite its immediate appearance and short command list. You can teleport the player and objects to other places on the board, you can get large object blocks to move as one, and a ton of other stuff. Don't judge something unless you look into it enough.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 29, 2002 11:10 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

I chose neither and take both. I don't care if I can't do it, I'm doing it anyway Tbbbbbth! . I like the format of MGZ, and the flexibility of ZZT. If you don't like my opinion, tough Cool
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2002 11:55 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

ZZT all the way. Happy
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 09, 2002 2:59 am     Post subject: I just don't know.... Reply with quote

I can't decide.

It is very easy to make ZZT games......

But QBasic is way more powerful..........

I dont know!
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2002 5:55 am     Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh yeah, I also like a program called The Computer Novel Construction Set, or something like that.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 02, 2002 8:30 pm     Post subject: cretors Reply with quote

i only have only eva used ohrrpgcand i like it i trid using q basic or wot i thout was q basic and it was to random and so is zzt but im a new b to all this progaming so if u gays chould send me "how to" manul on ether of the 3 that whould b cool Laughing
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 02, 2002 9:48 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

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Actually, I doubt if anyone here is homosexual. I would state lakerzz8, but I concluded that he was asexual, not gay.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 02, 2002 9:52 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

On second thought maybe goat is hiding something from us... :suspicious glare:
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 02, 2002 11:33 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

actually, i like C++
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 03, 2002 1:33 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm a VC++ man myself but it hardly counts as a GCS. Sure you CAN use it to make games but it has a much broader range of aplication. (i.e, Microsoft word was made with VC++, some IRC clients were made with VC++, ect.)
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