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#1 JosiahW OFFLINE  

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Posted Fri Jan 29, 2016 7:05 PM

Hello AtariAge! I am making my first game, and all I really need to add is sound effects, and possibly music. I understand how setting AUDV0/1, AUDC0/1, and AUDF0/1 change the pitch, but I am stuck on even how to begin to write music or sound effects for it. Is there some sort of engine I can use in my game to play an arbitrary song or sound? The one engine I can find (right here) loops the music (which isn't what I want, except for perhaps a music track during the game), and doesn't work when I put it in my code.



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Posted Fri Jan 29, 2016 9:23 PM

Have you checked out the sound examples on the bB page?

 

randomterrain.com/atari-2600-memories-batari-basic-commands.html#expro_sound

 

I make the data using the Music and Sound Editor.



#3 JosiahW OFFLINE  

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Posted Sat Jan 30, 2016 12:42 AM

No, I had not checked that out (even though I was aware of the page...I never saw that). I will see which of those source codes will help me with what I need for the game I'm making, thank you!







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