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Pier solar and the great architects faqs, walkthroughs, and. Pier solar was developed for the sega genesis and released on cartridge in 2010. About a year ago when i discovered that an entirely new game had been created for the mega drive genesis on december 24, 2008 i was completly shocked and excited. Time will tell if it makes the leap to other consoles, as pier solar did. Pier solar expands what was the biggest 16bit rpg ever. Gpgx supports this, but our frontend does not at the moment. With the surge in popularity of indie games on pc that are heavily inspired by the golden eras. Genesis rpg pier solar goes hd via kickstarter engadget. Hostons father falls ill and the three friends are left to seek a very rare magic herb to cure him. An independently developed and produced project by watermelon. Ekeeke hasnt decided howwhether to proceed publicly with pier solar support given its onlyrecent commercial release and the potential harm to the developers profits, so mainline genplusgx may never run it, and if it does, it likely wont be with this code specifically.

Like pier solar, the game is being developed for the original 16bit hardware and will be released on a physical cartridge. Our friends at watermelon games have announced a new pier solar hd patch for steam, playstation 3 and 4 in north america and ps4 in europe that fixes several bugs and adds new features. The experience is long and there are tedious sections both with exploration no handholding here. Its a notion that should make any seasoned rpgfan perk their ears up. Click here for the previous version of the pier solar website. The game was released worldwide on december 20, 2010. Pier solar and the great architects world en,es,pt rev c unl reprint ep edition gm t57402302 4. By the end of 20, pier solar looks like it will be the only game to have ever been released for xbox 360, pc, mac, linux, android, ouya, wii u, sega dreamcast and sega genesis.

Totally forgot to post it here, i originally posted it on the gog forums. Pier solar is a fantastic game from watermelon games, released in 2010, this is one of the best homebrew games you can buy for the sega genesis, atleast unti. However this later develops into a much larger plot surrounding pier solar and the great architects. The game optionally utilizes the sega cd expansion device to enhance its audio capabilities. There is a autosave option which will save the game when you transition from one area to anotheryou just got to enable it and there is the regular save point which is a gold circle on the ground, you can find one in the starting town by the wall going towards where the inn and such are. Watermelon is also the company behind pier solar and the great architect, a praised 2010 mega drive genesis game which also got rereleased on modern platforms such as the sega dreamcast, in 2015. Its not a port, fan translation, or a copy of any other game. The game was also moved to the genesis though it stil makes use of the sega cd more on that later, became pier solar, and the development team became watermelon corp. Young and curious, they want to go on a herbseeking quest to help cure the illness of hostons father. With the benefit of fifteen years or so of technological advancements, developer watermelon co. The solar thermal technology will provide 100% of the power generated by the plant. The steam is piped to a steam turbine generator to produce electricity.

Ive made photos of my pier solar mega drive manual. Now, watermelon studios, the developers behind the game, have released an hd. As i mentioned in the main article, the manuals line about the completion of the pier solar project was the final chapter in a tale that began with mans writing of genesis can totally be interpreted to mean the development of the game on the sega genesis. Pier solar and the great architects official discussion thread. This full game walkthrough for pier solar and the great architects is currently in progress.

Nov 05, 2012 pier solar was developed for the sega genesis and released on cartridge in 2010. Watermelon is always aiming to provide the fans with exclusive games and goodies, in limited quantities and outstanding quality. Watermelon is also the company behind pier solar and the great architect, a praised 2010 mega drivegenesis game which also got rereleased on modern platforms such as the sega dreamcast, in 2015. For pier solar and the great architects on the genesis, gamefaqs has 3 faqs game guides and walkthroughs. Pier solar is a cart game, but has a cd that will play cd audio if available.

You may not have heard about pier solar before, but thats where we step in. Pier solar and the great architects hd is a curious thing. That didnt stop the homebrew scene from releasing pier solar and the great architects on the genesis in 2010. Pier solar was originally designed and developed for the sega mega drive and sega genesis. Oct 05, 2012 the posterity edition of pier solar comes with this cd but the reprint edition does not. Genesis utilizes parabolic trough solar collectors to concentrate sunlight to heat synthetic oil, which then heats water to create steam. The only downside is was you might not have a pretty display case to hold your cd. The inn site and forum is a popular hangout for hobbyist sega game and emulator programmers. While the genesis the initial system of development was never particularly strong with jrpgs, pier solar still recalls many of the greats from the snes. It provides the support to hold any size solar array. Play retro games vizzed board video games game music market minecraft radio widgets virtual bible. But the music might actually be the aspect of pier solar i have the least issue with, although it was a lot like lunar in that it sounded alright while.

The story is focused around three best friends hoston, alina. Dec 19, 2012 by the end of 20, pier solar looks like it will be the only game to have ever been released for xbox 360, pc, mac, linux, android, ouya, wii u, sega dreamcast and sega genesis. We released pier solar on a custom 64meg cartridge the average sega mega drivegenesis game size is 12meg, making it the biggest 16bit rpg ever. I have tried running it in mega everdrive, but it wouldnt get past the trademark screen like the bad dump before it.

We released pier solar on a custom 64meg cartridge the average sega mega drive genesis game size is 12meg, making it the biggest 16bit rpg ever. Register login page comments search login logout register timeline donate emulators site requests vizzed history chat rooms calendars. About pier solar reprint preorders mega drivegenesis, given the amount of preorders still being low, we are tempted to keep waiting and pack production with our other games, but since those games are delayed, it becomes a bit of a. Dec 02, 2014 that didnt stop the homebrew scene from releasing pier solar and the great architects on the genesis in 2010. Dec 15, 2010 for pier solar and the great architects on the genesis, gamefaqs has 3 faqs game guides and walkthroughs. Pier solar is a 100% brand new, entirely original,16bit rpg. Pier solar and the great architects game ps4 playstation. Aug 25, 2012 ive never purchased a video game sound track before but i did not hesitate when it came to the pier solar original sound track ost. Pier solar hd delayed again due to certification hiccups. Our complete solar ground system installs in hours instead of days and does not require curing. This allowed us to push the 16bit medium to a precedent setting level, with stateoftheart aesthetics and things like fullscreen cut scenes, background scaling and 3d modes. About a year ago when i discovered that an entirely new game had been created for the mega drivegenesis on december 24, 2008 i. Pier solar is a love letter to the rich, imaginative 16bit rpgs of a bygone era.

Pier solar concept about 6 years ago a group of sega fans over at the eidolons inn forum, known as the tavern decided to start work on a mega drive rpg game featuring characters from the forum. Yes, you read that right it was actually the only newly developed game for segas 16bit system in the new millennium. As you might know pier solar panels the 64mbit rpg that came out for gennymd two years ago has finally been dumped and is playable under mess. Ive never purchased a video game sound track before but i did not hesitate when it came to the pier solar original sound track ost. Using the patented piertech helical piers, a rock solid foundation is quickly and easily installed without tedious digging or excavation. Pier solar and the great architects is a homebrew roleplaying video game developed and published by watermelon for the sega genesis. Pier solar and the great architects faqwalkthrough. Play pier solar rpg sega genesis rom games online vizzed. Pier solar is a storybased rpg about the journey of three young heroes from the town of reja.

I only photographed the pages concerning gameplay and controls and the only page concerning the backstory and left out all the credits and console setup pages. However, since you can download this cd to burn on your own blank disc no one will lose out. But wait pier solar is a game made by fans for the fans. Apr 03, 2017 pier solar is a fantastic game from watermelon games, released in 2010, this is one of the best homebrew games you can buy for the sega genesis, atleast unti. Implementing this capability is mostly about answering questions about the frontend and multirom. What started in 2004 as a small project called tavern rpg on the website eidolons inn eventually transformed into the fullfledged game we know as pier solar and the great architects. If you would like to help us write this walkthrough, please post in here. The game is the only new release so not a remix or mashup or whatever else to grace the sega genesis and sega mega. Before i played pier solar, my favorite soundtrack on the genesis was elemental master. And after playing pier solar, that has not changed. The graphics are excellent for those owning the ps3ps4 version, i highly recommend changing the settings to 16bit.

This homebrew roleplaying story is focused around three best friends hoston, alina, and edessot. The graphics are excellent for those owning the ps3ps4 version, i highly recommend changing the settings to 16bit mode, the world is large, and the story is solid. The release date for pier solar hd, the kickstarted remake of homebrew 2010 roleplaying game. I bought the ps3 version because crossbuy was promised and not only has it taken them years now to port a god damn genesis game. So our judges and best indicators of the games positive or negative reception are you.

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