Good News: Android Port

What do you want to see in Armagetron soon? Any new feature ideas? Let's ponder these ground breaking ideas...
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Thank you for publishing software under the GPL!
Can you please make the application available through https://f-droid.org/

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I really wish Androgetron was actively developed. So much potential there. If only the AI were smarter and there were some size/speed type options. And state saving! Really, the only competition on Android is GLTron (again), and those dozen GLTron ports are all more fun to play. Androgetron has way better cycle control and dynamics though. I feel like it is 2002 all over again with the big rivalry between the two top lightcycle games.

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I know that this thread is old, but where can I get the source
code?

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Now with shitty wifi and crappy cellphone lag! Makin the game better!

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I just looked into making a library similar to wine that would bridge all the xlib dependent apps to android and found out what the problem with Android is: it's not POSIX compatible. In particular, the dynamic linking is a hack, and the c library is broken. Also, Java is the supported language for Android.

So in talking about a rewrite from scratch, if you want to target Android and iOS, find a Java game engine. ;)
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/dev/null wrote:Now with shitty wifi and crappy cellphone lag! Makin the game better!
What about tablets hooked up to eithernet via the miniusb port?

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I'm sure if someone does it, you'll have a mention somewhere.
/dev/null wrote:Now with shitty wifi and crappy cellphone lag! Makin the game better!
Ten times better already if you happen to not own one Piece of shit.

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Before i read this alll, waiiiit is this a thing??? I can legit play on my android now?

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assaindan wrote:Before i read this alll, waiiiit is this a thing??? I can legit play on my android now?
It was posted as an April Fools one year...

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My son saw this last night and fell for it. :)
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