Greetings from Western Australia!

Door heavyviper

Supporter (10)

afbeelding van heavyviper

20-12-2021, 07:15

Hi all, new member here from down under. :3 I signed up earlier this year but never got around to posting until now.

We never really got the MSX down here, so I only really found out about it by going through Konami's history. I found out about the first two Metal Gears, then the Gradius series after that. From there I fell in love with the sound of the SCC cartridge, and after watching a friend mess around with hers, I finally took the plunge and bought my first MSX - a Sanyo PHC-35J! Big smile

I'm looking forward to exploring the library a bit more, as well as learning how to make some noise in TriloTracker. There are a few cartridges I wouldn't mind picking up too, so I'll be sure to keep an eye on sale threads. Pleasure to meet y'all!

Aangemeld of registreer om reacties te plaatsen


Enlighted (6935)

afbeelding van ARTRAG

20-12-2021, 09:33

Welcome on board!

Van Bodhi1969

Expert (93)

afbeelding van Bodhi1969

20-12-2021, 11:02

Be welcome!

Van Grauw

Ascended (10768)

afbeelding van Grauw

20-12-2021, 11:08

Welcome! That's a nice MSX you got Smile.

I totally get the love for the SCC, it's a fantastic sound chip with a unique sound.

Have you listened to GhostWriterP’s Realfun 3 playlist? Some nice SCC music there.

Van edoz

Prophet (2482)

afbeelding van edoz

20-12-2021, 11:09

Oh .. wow .. a Sanyo wavy Big smile You are a lucky man!

Van Jorito

Mr. Ambassadors (1790)

afbeelding van Jorito

20-12-2021, 13:29

Hi Hal, welcome here too! Have fun with TriloTracker, I just got started with it myself Smile

Van heavyviper

Supporter (10)

afbeelding van heavyviper

20-12-2021, 15:38

Thanks everyone!

@Grauw: nice, I'll check it! I've been listening to the stuff for years. I should have said I was checking out stuff like MG2 and Nemesis 2 in my teens - I'm in my 30s now Crying A friend actually hooked me up with a set of VGM files for MSX, so I've been using the Wavy as a jukebox for a while. It's nice to be able to appreciate it "in person," finally.

EDIT: whoa, Realfun 3 looks (and sounds) amazing! I'll have to catch up on the development!

Van Feiraco

Master (140)

afbeelding van Feiraco

21-04-2022, 14:33

Great to hear from MSX from Down Under! :-)

The MSX games and sounds indeed have something magical taking into account the possibilities of the period. Try some of the Nihon Falcom games!