MSX Club Magazine 31
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MSX Club Magazine 31

Contents

Introduction

Published in September/October1990.

Link: http://www.msxclubmagazine.be/

Details about disk 1: see page 44 of the PDF file

Main content

General info

  • Programming techniques (28)
  • Philips diskdrives with problems
  • Turbo 7Mhz for MSX2
  • Screen 1 (4)
  • Machine language (2)
  • MCBC-FAN (3)
  • MSX-MUSIC BASIC (4)
  • Data Communication (8)
  • Autofire for the joystick

Software reviews

Software

Jackpot
Fishes
So Easy
Alphabet for deaf people
Arc demo
Delta Force

Demos

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Notes
BOTSDEMO.LDR Bots Demo Okke Verbart MSX2 Only on disk 1
Created with MCBC


Games

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Soundchips Notes
ARCSPEL.BAS Arc Demo Parallax MSX2 MSX-MUSIC Only on disk 1
Playable demo
EASY.BAS So Easy Erik van Bilsen MSX2 PSG
LIST14 Jackpot Thijs Geerlings MSX1 PSG You need to generate
* JACKPOT.KAR with LIST13
* KARSET.KAR with LIST6 and LIST11
from MSX Club Magazine 29
and MSX Club Magazine 30
LIST16 Fishes (Vissen) Thijs Geerlings MSX1 PSG You need to generate
* VISSEN.KAR with LIST15
* KARSET.KAR with LIST6 and LIST11
from MSX Club Magazine 29
and MSX Club Magazine 30


Music

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Soundchips Notes
ABYSS.FM Deep Space Abyss Ernst Schuller MSX2 MSX-MUSIC To play on MSX1:
Change line 2080 to
S=100 on 60Hz machines
S=120 on 50Hz machines


Utilities

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Notes
CHECK.BAS MCCP (MSX Club
Checksum Program)
Bart Corthouts MSX1 Only in magazine
DISKMENU.BAS Disk Menu Eduard Cabuy MSX2
ETIKET.BAS Disk Label
(Disk Etiket)
Redsoft MSX2 To be used only on an empty disk
LEESDIR.BAS Read Directory
(Lees Directory)
Frank H. Druijff MSX2
PACTEST.BAS FM-PAC Test E. Hensen MSX1 Generates the binary PACTEST.BIN
SECWRRE.BAS Write/Read Sector Edwin Weidjema MSX2 Machine language routine
to be used in a program
compiled with MCBC


Misc

  • on disk 1
    • SHOWHAND.SC7: loader for HANDJES.CHE (screen 7 picture with manual alphabet for deaf people)
    • Oscars - dBASE II application about the movie world (CMD, DBF and NDX files)
    • 3 Input routines for graphic screens - INVOER#1.BAS to INVOER#3.BAS
    • PATCH02 - Patch for MCBC
    • FNT and STP files for Dynamic Publisher
  • on disk 2

This game is an hybrid MSX-BASIC/Machine language program. It also uses a RAM version of the runtime compiler X-BASIC (file PAGE2.BIN with CALL SPEED IN and CALL SPEED OUT as replacements for CALL TURBO ON and CALL TURBO OFF).

Playing tips