Emulating Gorgon on a PC

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Emulating Gorgon on a PC

I'm trying to make gorgon work with my joystickCurrently using applewin1.30.13.0, joystick works fine in windows, game runs fine with sound, but no joystickAny suggestions on better emulators?or how to fix my problem?

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Gorgon is keyboard only

Unless you have a hacked version, Gorgon only supports the keyboard.

A, Z, Left Arrow, and Right Arrow to move.

Space to fire.

B to refuel at base.

Esc to pause.

Ctrl+S toggle sound.

Ctrl+R to restart.

You might be able to find Windows software that can map gamepad inputs to keypresses, such as JoyToKey.

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Darn.No wonder I was

Darn.

No wonder I was struggling.

I tried JoyToKey, works great.

Either I suck at the game, or my controls aren't right, or my emulator is not set right, but driving the ship around is very erratic.

I tried auto-repeat on the a, z, left and right, it is better, but still erratic.

Any suggestions?

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It's a very difficult game

It's a very difficult game and the keyboard is often terrible for action games, especially if it targets the Apple II Plus. The Apple IIe introduced a keyboard feature that improves things a bit.

Similar games for the Apple II are Defender (Atarisoft), Defender (Joe Holt), Stargate, Aquatron, and Repton. Good luck!

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