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Windows, Colours and Oldschool Rock

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Well I didn't get any more demos running over the weekend, just some graphics related stuff.

First there's windowing. The GBA has two windows which allow only certain sections of a background to be drawn. This is for effects like sweeping, dialog boxes and two player split screens.

Before:


After:


I've also added "Grayscale" and "High Contrast" video modes. When combined they produce an "Old school GameBoy" look:



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I second the final

Surely for that genuine oldschool Gameboy mode you'd want low-contrast greenscaleTM with a heavy motion blur effect? [rolleyes]

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Yeah. I can't believe the GameGear lost to that white brick of shit.

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