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GeoWrite Char Mode Mockup   [2020]

GeoWrite Char Mode Mockup Released by :
MMS+4

Release Date :
19 September 2020

Type :
C64 Graphics  (PETSCII)

AKA :
It can be done...

User rating:awaiting 5 votes (2 left)   See votestatistics

Credits :
Graphics .... MMS+4

Download :
http://csdb.dk/getinternalfile.php/203959/GeoWrite_CHR_mockup.prg (downloads: 34)

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User Comment
Submitted by MMS_Z on 20 September 2020
@ZeHa
I agree, though I have to test it in real. Imagine they put 64 characters from this on GEOS GUI, and at a certain time it was the 3rd most favourite GUI of the world :-) So it should not be THAT bad :-)
On a 50" 4K screen the thin lines could not be a real problem :-)
User Comment
Submitted by ZeHa on 20 September 2020
to be honest i think readability is very bad, not because of the thinness of the lines but because of the huge distance between letters. it's a nice experiment for sure but i wouldn't want to use a GUI with such a font
User Comment
Submitted by MMS_Z on 19 September 2020
The release classified as PETSCII as it was the closest category from the selectable ones.
For me it was a little was surprising, how close a character based screen could be to a HIRES GUI, just by changing few PETSCII characters (with thos changes even possible to add a new window).
Inverse characters are not modified yet, and there are plenty of still useable PETSCII characters for better simulation. I have doubts, how well this GEOS fontset was readible on a CRT TV, but on a C= monitor it could be super sharp and clean experience.

Editing in KRISSZ PETSCII EDITOR (with charset):
https://imgur.com/3PoKCZE
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