Saw an arcade video of Timber on the Retro Game Facebook page. I really want a boss that smoke during the game. And Goro smokes in Mappy, so that reinforce that idea. So yea, don't give him anything in this game. It's not funny.
The fire 1 button picks up the item. Fire 2 button drops the item. If you're not near the garbage box, the item get drop on the ground instead. It can be pick up again until it is tossed into the bin. I would do 1 button pickup and drop like Harvest moon, but I'll worry about that later.
There's 3 different endings. No Easter Egg.
And the item you're holding can be displayed on the top left corner. I wanted the item on top of the player, but that requires me +2 the entire sprite array. Player 1 sprite is sprite number 0 and 1. The rest are lower priority with flickering for those without the awesome F18A(I don't have one.).
The item flickering routine if you're curious is
I haven't tried this game on the real Colecovision. It works in BlueMSX, so that's good enough for me.
Here's a ROM: BeachCleanUp.rom 10.19KB 55 downloads
Gifeo of the game in action
Don't try it on the Intellivision. Trust me, it doesn't work.
Hope everyone had a nice New Years Eve. And hopefully you will enjoy this short little game.
Edited by Kiwi, Tue Jan 1, 2019 7:20 AM.