OpenTTD DS Alpha 3

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  1. Urza
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    OpenTTD DS Alpha 3
    Transport Tycoon port of a clone


    A port of the open source clone of Transport Tycoon, players compete against rivaling transport companies to try and make the most profit off their travelers. Download and changelog below.

    [title:Changes]- it is now possible to load bigger maps, up to 128x256.
    - based on r11844
    - maps up to 256x128 running (but saving only works for 64x64 right now)
    - saving and loading works
    - in openttd.cfg you can define a path where your data resides
    - loading time greatly reduced from 45 seconds to 15 seconds
    - rewritten the blitter to free 96KB of main RAM

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  2. CYatta

    CYatta GBAtemp Fan

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    What?! I didn't know this existed. Man, this is a dream come true. I urge everyone to play this game if they have not.
     
  3. Orillian

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    Sweet! I've been playing OpenTTD for a couple months now. very cool to see someone porting this addicting sim over to the DS. [​IMG] I hope they can rework the menu's a bit though looks a tad squishy. [​IMG] Gonna have to check this out.

    On a side note: the Open TTD needs you to own the original TTD CD to play. I'm guessing this is the same. [​IMG]

    O.
     
  4. Linkiboy

    Linkiboy GBAtemp Testing Area

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    It would be nice to someday see Rollercoaster Tycoon.
     
  5. gh0ul

    gh0ul GBAtemp Regular

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    bleh
    I just found out too, looks cool. i hope it gets finished [​IMG]
     
  6. ZAFDeltaForce

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    This looks good, but as linki said, it would be great to see Rollercoaster Tycoon someday... That game kicked ass
     
  7. controlio

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    great =)
    i love TTD...
     
  8. elfsander

    elfsander GBAtemp Fan

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    RCT isn't half as good as TTD [​IMG]

    And this is a very early development version.
     
  9. CYatta

    CYatta GBAtemp Fan

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    This is so true. I like RCT, but there's something about TTD. It's almost perfect in every way. Obviously it demands attention if it has such a massive following, being that it's getting up in age. Enough of a following to recreate the game into a flourishing open source project. But I think what really makes it worth while, is the multi player. Here's hoping (but not too much, since it's probably a tall order to fill) that they can get things squared away and maybe implement some multi player.
     
  10. ConraDargo

    ConraDargo Flashback Fanatic

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    Lol, TTD seems to be able to run on pretty much every portable machine out there [​IMG] Sweet.
     
  11. laminaatplaat

    laminaatplaat GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    MY brain did a full reboot!!!!! WWWWWWWOOOHHHHHHHH BEST GAME EVEAHHH!

    Edit: it's something of my youth i guess [​IMG]
     
  12. GrayFox Cap

    GrayFox Cap GBAtemp Regular

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    I would also like to add my joy to this thread...

    JOY!

    I spent SO much time on this game! It's amazing! I'll have to try this out when I get home :-)
     
  13. gweedyj

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    oh man this is a great release. im gonna have to let my friend know about this. too bad zoo tycoon was no fun on the DS.
     
  14. lil-devil

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    Hmmmm seems fun but i tried to run it on my flash cart
    but it says it can't find "sample.cat"
    but i don't seem to find that file anywhere
    any help?
     
  15. Elfish

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    omg
    awesome man [​IMG]
     
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