MSXdev’07


This is some relevant data about the fifth contest edition :

* Winner : Caos Begins (Hikaru Games)
* Main prize : SUNRISE CF ATA-IDE + 200 €
* 13 games released (1 of the games was a extra game released out of the contest).
* Now games could use up to 64KB RAM

The jury was composed with 3 judges (details below the last game of the contest).
Results by the jury of this edition can be checked here.

Game entries – 13 games

01 – Caos Begins

Team : Hikaru Games
Contact : Contact e-mail
Game genre : Action Adventure
Format : MSX 32 KB ROM (16 KB RAM)

Downloads :
– ROM + Guide
– Manual
– Covers
– Cover small format

02a – BeTiled!

Team : CEZ GS 
Contact : Contact e-mail
Game genre : Puzzle
Format : MSX 48 KB ROM (16 KB RAM)

Downloads :
– ROM + Manuals (English – Spanish)
– ROM Label

02b – Txupinazo!

Author : Imanok
Game genre : Action (San Fermin simulator?)
Format : MSX 32 KB ROM

Downloads :
– ROM + Manual
– Sticker

04 – Lotus F3

Team : dvik & joyrex productions
Authors : dvik & joyrex
Game genre : Racing
Format : MSX 128 KB ROM

Download (ROM + Manual + Label)

05 – Mr Mole

Team : Nerlaska Studio
Contact : Contact e-mail
Game genre : Breakout/Arkanoid
Format : MSX 128 KB ASCII8 / 128 KB Konami SCC

Downloads :
– ROMS (2 versions) + Manuals (English – Spanish)
– Sticker

06 – Penguin Mind

Team : MSX Café
Authors : MSXosaure / Jipe
Game genre : Frogger+Mastermind
Format : MSX 64 KB ROM (ASCII8 mapper)

Downloads :
– ROM + Drawer
– English manual
– French manual
– Cover : Penguin Mind +3
– Box : Penguin Mind +4

07a – Italian Stallion

Team : Impulse9
Game genre : Arcade/Boxing simulator – Conversion of “Super Punch Out” arcade game
Format : MSX 32 KB ROM

Downloads :
– ROM + Manual
– ROM Label
– Cover

07b – Night Driver

Team : Karoshi Corporation
Game genre : Racing
Format : MSX 8 KB ROM (8 KB RAM)

Downloads :
– ROM + Manuals
– ROM Label +DVD size cover

09 – Yahtzee

Author : dvik (dvik & joyrex productions)
Game genre : Board game
Format : MSX 16 KB ROM

Download (ROM + Manual + Sticker)

10 – Crazy MSX Frenchies

Team : Jipe of the MSX Café
Author : Jipe
Game genre : Rapid pairs game
Format : MSX 16 KB ROM

Downloads :
– ROM + Manual
– ROM label

11 – Bag Man

Team : AG Software
Author : Andrea Gasparrini 
Game genre : Platform
Format : MSX 16 KB ROM

Download (ROM + Manual)

12 – Balloon City

Team : AG Software
Author : Andrea Gasparrini 
Game genre : Shooter
Format : MSX 16 KB ROM

Download (ROM)

Extra game – Tiles Of Shalom

Team : Jipe of the MSX Café
Author : Jipe
Game genre : Rapid pairs game
Format : MSX 16 KB ROM

Download (ROM + Manual + Sticker)

Cancelled entries – 3 games

Goonies : The Movie

(no any screenshot available)

Team : Crappysoft
Authors : RC743 / Darth Fistro
Game genre : Platform – Game based on The Goonies but with brand new graphics, musics and storyline !
Format : Unknown

No download available !

Sphere Redux

Team : Impulse9
Game genre : Hability
Format : MSX 32 KB ROM (8 KB RAM)

The game has been released after the contest, it is available on the Impulse9 website.

Mystic Swords

Team : Karoshi Corporation
Game genre : Racing
Format : MSX 32 KB ROM

No download available !

Jury

Timo Soilamaa (aka NYYRIKKI) is a well known finnish MSX developer known for his Brainfuck compiler and the KSS player for MSX amongst tons of MSX and PC tools and demos, like his amazing Dragon’s Lair demo for MSX2 or Diary, the MRC’s Bounce Challenge winning program.

Visit NYYRIKII’s personal website

Roberto Vargas (aka k0ga) is a member of the MSX development team The New Image. He is known for some awesome MSX projects such as a stunning MSX2 RPG engine or for his excellent reverse engineering works as the MicroCabin Sound Driver and the Animecha Animation Player.

Visit The New Image’s website

* José Andrés Gil (aka Konamito) is the webmaster of Konamito.com, a famous spanish MSX website, where users can check lots of news, download, review and rate a huge variety of MSX games and discuss about MSX related topics into its forum boards.

Visit Konamito.com

Prizes

MSXdev’07 GENERAL CONTEST

SUNRISE CF ATA-IDE + 200 euro

Description: main prize set for the best MSXdev’07 game by the MSXDEV Team
Decision: MSXdev’07 jury


* The package does not include CF cards.

SPONSOR SYSTEM

1. KONAMITO.COM – A Konamito.com T-shirt for the best shooter game

Sponsor: Konamito.com
Contact: contact e-mail
Prize: Konamito.com T-shirt
Description: prize set for the best MSXdev’07 shooter game
Decision: MSXdev’07 jury

2. LUPPIE.NET – 1 year webhosting for the game with the best music

Sponsor: Luppie.NET
Contact: contact e-mail
Prize: 1 year webhosting (check for details below)
Description: prize set for the MSXdev’07 game with the best music
Decision: MSXdev’07 jury

This 1 year of free Luppie.NET webhosting features:
– Apache/PHP/MySQL
– 1Gb data traffic
– 250Mb webspace
– 1 Domain name (limited to .com, .net, .org or .
– 5 sub-Domains
– 10 e-Mail accounts
– 10 e-Mail forwarders
– 3 MySQL Databases
– 1 FTP account
– CGI Access

3. Nerlaska Studio – 3x “Dracula Twins” PC CD-ROM game for the best music/best gfx/best game

Sponsor: Nerlaska Studio
Contact: contact e-mail
Prize: 3x “Dracula Twins” PC CD-ROM game
Description: 1 original PC game for the best game, best gfx and best music.
Decision: MSXdev’07 jury