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[pygame] PyDDR in NTK shock!
As I suspect many of the non-european Pygame users may not have seen
this, I thought I better post for your enjoyment.
NTK [http://www.ntk.net] is a weekly (sarcastic) newsletter that's
quite popular among the UK IT spods. Think "The Register", without page
3 and you'd be close. To my delight this week's edition included the
>> TRACKING <<
sufficiently advanced technology : the gathering
For those of you who think DDR stands for "double data
rate", then think it stands for "Dance Dance Revolution",
then start flip-flopping manicly between the two, comes
PYTHON DANCE DANCE REVOLUTION, the high-level, ogg-wielding
scripting dance game for Linux or Windows, a PS2->USB
connector, and a DDR mat. For those who like their GPL'd
rhythm games more polished - and platform specific - there's
the Visual C++, but otherwise damn fine STEPMANIA 3.0, now
with a vast world of skins, track editing, extra announcers
and music files behind it. If you can *get* the music files,
that is : our copyright overlords dictate that your
favourite MP3 tracks be hidden away from sight, like escaped
rebels or MAME files. But, hey, that's why it's called
- many dependencies, but hackable
- It's SDL! Port it to the Mac! Port it the Linux! Are you a monkey?
- and so on.
*Many* congrats to P1E on the above! This is a rare treat indeed... :)
P.S. I hope you got some decent hits over the weekend... ;)
"A computer lets you make mistakes faster than any invention in human
history -- with the possible exception of tequila."
-- Unknown Usenet Poster
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