Changing the credits cut-scene

Similar to the previous 3-part series on converting the original AVI cut-scenes (Astral, Reef, post-credits) to the propriety Presage format, this post goes into some detail on how I modified the post-game credits. *Updated post-game credits* What was wrong with the credits before? Quite a few things, nothing major, but…

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Goodbye AVI - Part 3

This is the last in the three part series on converting the Lode Runner Online: The Mad Monks' Revenge extra cut-scenes from their original AVI format into the 1994/5 era propriety Presage format - the same format the other cut-scenes use in Lode Runner: The Legend Returns. *Mad Monks'…

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Goodbye AVI - Part 2

Continuing on from the 1st part in this three part series, this post covers the basics on how I converted the original Astral World AVI cut-scene into the original, propriety Presage cut-scene format. Astral World took a little longer than I would have liked to be honest. The Astral scene…

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Goodbye AVI, hello Presage videos!

I've talked about my 100% .NET AVI player on this blog before and mentioned the issue with audio getting out of sync from the image frames. I believe I'm following the AVI specification to the letter but for the life of me, I cannot find a fix. *The all new…

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Cross-platform RIFF AVI player (pure .NET)

The AVI player in this Lode Runner Online: The Mad Monks' Revenge rewrite project was finished back in March this year. You can read little bits of it here and here. I noticed that I didn't have a complete post on this topic so here you go. Why the need…

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