1. More Dirty Adventures with Dig Dug

    07-20-2021 at 08:30 PM
    Dig Dug Rev2 romset progress report:

    Average score up. Pumping down ;)

    More to come...

    Updated 07-24-2021 at 07:54 AM by jerky

  2. Dig Dug - Round 1-31 PB 554,100 Points

    04-30-2021 at 12:31 PM
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    New personal best through the end of Round 31 ;)

    Dig Dug All Fruit Patterns Playlist Happy Gaming!
  3. Back in the Dirt!

    02-22-2021 at 10:25 PM
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    After getting properly sidetracked by Atari's I,Robot for many months, I'm finally back to working on Dig Dig.

    To start things off here are my updated patterns for Rounds 1-11 without excessive dirt digging. I finally found a way to get the fruit first on Round 9 with an all monster rock ...
  4. New Atari I, Robot WR

    09-09-2020 at 01:24 PM
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    615,225 points levels 1-58 no warps. Finally broke into the third loop of 26 mazes. Still see room for improvement. Official submission coming soon ;)

    Updated 09-09-2020 at 01:27 PM by jerky

  5. Atari Major Havoc - Difficulty Poll

    08-04-2020 at 10:21 AM
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    Part of the last phase of development for the The Promised End MH project is to dial in the difficulty to be as accessible as possible for most players while still making it challenging for experts. To help with that we wanted to hear from other players to see how far they get and what keeps them from ...
  6. Virtual CAX 2020 Footage - Major Havoc The Promised End

    08-02-2020 at 09:06 AM
    Here is the virtual California Extreme Major Havoc segment that was broadcast on Twitch yesterday...The updated MAME playback showing all of the final four levels and end game+ footage...
    And here is a link to a playlist of our panel discussion from ...

    Updated 08-02-2020 at 09:16 AM by jerky (OMG the bugs...)

  7. Virtual CAX 2020 Footage - I, Robot Segment

    08-02-2020 at 08:57 AM
    Here is a link to my Atari I, Robot segment.

    Updated 08-02-2020 at 09:00 AM by jerky (Twin Galxies Site Bugs Drive Me Crazy)

  8. Virutal CAX 2020 Footage - Tempest Mastery w/Jonathan Koolpe

    08-02-2020 at 08:55 AM
    Here is a link to Jonathan Koolpe's great talk on Tempest.

    Updated 08-02-2020 at 08:59 AM by jerky

  9. Atari I, Robot Level Guide

    08-01-2020 at 12:18 PM
    I've been playing more I, Robot since Jonathan Koolpe was kind enough to invite me to be part of the Virtual California Extreme broadcast on Twitch today.
    I have figured out some new things since then so I decided to start to put together a "level guide" ...
  10. Virtual California Extreme Schedule

    07-31-2020 at 08:13 PM
    Tune in this Saturday 8/1 at 10am PDT!
    10:00 AM Introduction / Welcome
    10:05 AM Stern Pinball - Stranger ThingsBrian Eddy and Mike VinikourThe making of the Stranger Things pinball machine will be the main topic, but questions ...
  11. Virtual California Extreme - Eugene Jarvis & Larry DeMar

    07-21-2020 at 09:24 PM
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    California Extreme UpdatesCAX 2020 is proud to feature a special presentation by arcade legends Eugene Jarvis & Larry DeMar! From Defender and Robotron:2084 through to current era of Raw Thrills, Eugene and Larry will be speaking about arcade culture's past, present and future.Got a question ...
  12. Virtual California Extreme - Atari Tempest and I, Robot Tips

    07-21-2020 at 09:09 PM
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    California Extreme UpdatesAt CAX 2020, Jonathan Koolpe and Dave Jury will share expert advice Tempest & I, Robot! Got questions about these Atari coin-op classics? Reply now and we will collect them – then watch for answers on August 1 at! ...

    Updated 07-21-2020 at 09:12 PM by jerky

  13. Virtual California Extreme - Major Havoc: The Promsied End

    07-21-2020 at 09:05 PM
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    California Extreme Updates

    Major Havoc: The Promised End is coming! Dave Jury & Jess Askey will show some of the new Major Havoc update at CAX 2020, so if you have questions for them, reply to this message and we’ll make sure they get them before the presentation on August 1 at! ...

    Updated 07-21-2020 at 09:10 PM by jerky

  14. Dig Dug - Round 12-15 Fruit + Dirt Patterns

    03-20-2020 at 09:18 AM
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    Plenty of time for dirt digging these days....

    Round 12-15

  15. Dig Dug - Round 12-31 All Fruit Patterns

    01-18-2020 at 12:24 PM
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    After a few weeks of hard work I finally have settled on some updated patterns for my early round Dig Dug game. Averaging about 557-559k at the end of round 31 without major dirt gobbling other than rounds 1-3.

    Happy Gaming!
  16. The Major Havoc Hand Trick WR Scores Are No More

    01-18-2020 at 12:21 PM
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    Thank you TG and everyone who voted + Extra Thanks to John McAllister for starting these disputes!

  17. Dig Dug - Round 3 Dirt Clearing Pattern

    01-11-2020 at 08:27 AM
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    Here's the last one for now...I need to get back to work on dialing in rounds 12-31 ;)
    Happy Gaming!
  18. Dig Dug - Round 2 Dirt Clearing Pattern

    01-10-2020 at 09:33 AM
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    Down the Pooka hole I go... much for letting this dirt clearing pattern thing go ;)
  19. Dig Dug - Round 1-11 All Fruit Patterns

    01-09-2020 at 04:10 PM
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    Over the holidays I finally got around to improving my Dig Dug patterns for rounds 1-11. You can obviously score more by digging most of the dirt like I do on round 1, but I am happy with 144k by the end of round 11 for now. Let the kill screen hunt begin ;)Happy Gaming!

    Updated 01-09-2020 at 04:25 PM by jerky

  20. Dig Dug - Round 1 Dirt Clearing Pattern

    01-09-2020 at 07:25 AM
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    Getting dirty ;)

  21. Major Havoc The Promised End - Secret Level Teaser

    12-24-2019 at 08:39 AM
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    Happy Holidays!
  22. Major Havoc The Promised End ::: Final Mothership Maze Gameplay

    12-23-2019 at 08:13 AM
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    We are still hard at work on The Promised End project. We are currently working on the secret level implementation and squashing down little bugs here and there. For now here are a couple of one life runs through the last Mothership played from the level editor (Levels 21-24).

    Happy Holidays ...

    Updated 12-23-2019 at 08:18 AM by jerky

  23. Wall Entry at 09-02-2019 06:53 AM

    09-02-2019 at 05:55 AM
    Here is some footage one of the audience members shot from the California Extreme discussion panel...
    Major Havoc - The Homeworld Is Near!
  24. Major Havoc The Promised End ::: Level 24 MegaReactoid + Prelim End Game Text

    08-16-2019 at 12:45 PM
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    We just added the MegaReactoid to level 24 and changed things up a little bit to accommodate it ;)

    This also includes the preliminary end of game text but without any animation sequence (yet). As an added bonus I managed to record a playback with me escaping with ...
  25. Major Havoc The Promised End ::: New Levels ::: Playback Vids

    08-11-2019 at 05:28 PM
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    Here are some playback vids organized in playlists for you to check out finally. This is the post California Extreme 2019 public release version. We are about 90% finished so expect some more changes and updates over the coming months. You can finally play these levels too. Check out the links below ...
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