Opened 16 years ago

Closed 16 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#799 closed defect (fixed)

Simon1and2 Italian Version - Minor bug on codetable & speed?

Reported by: SF/gourry Owned by: Kirben
Priority: low Component: Engine: AGOS
Keywords: Cc:
Game: Simon the Sorcerer 2


ScummVM version: 0.4.1cvs
Game: Simon the Sorcerer I & II DOS, both Italian
Version: both floppy
Platform: Win32

In every dialogue, when you have to chose which
sentence to say, a wrong character is displayed instead
of every character with stress like: ŕ, č, é, ě, ň, ů.
(Usually it's a latin character). This is really a minor bug!

I don't know if it's my impression or not, but in my
opinion both simon1 and 2 are running slower than the

Ticket imported from: #742586. Ticket imported from: bugs/799.

Change History (9)

comment:1 Changed 16 years ago by SF/gourry

Priority: normallow

comment:2 Changed 16 years ago by Kirben

Unfortunately the fonts are hard coded in the execuatble file,
maybe try the spanish fonts (Use -qes command line) and
see if they are a closer match.
Simon 1/2 are running at the right overall speed, although
animations are a little out of sync in sequences sometimes in
Simon 2.

comment:3 Changed 16 years ago by SF/gourry

Firstly, i forgot to say that the mistake appears only when
you have to choose which sentence to say. When Simon
says what you have chosen, characters are correct. So i
think is something related to the GUI and not to the
executable. More in details:
is displayed as betha (latin)
is displayed as u with dieresis (i think i's a german
is displayed as u with ^ on it (german too??)
well, i committed a mistake in the first post: , and are

Using spanish language there are some changes, but
characters are still wrong. For example is displayed as ...

comment:4 Changed 16 years ago by Kirben

The original Simon the Sorcerer 1 and 2 games stored their
character fonts in the main executable file (runvga.exe in this
case) and for ScummVM we have to extract those fonts for
each language.
I just added the Italian font characters to ScummVM, can you
please confirm if all text is displayed correctly now ?

comment:5 Changed 16 years ago by SF/gourry

Yes, everithing is correct with today's release.
All characters are now correctly displayed.

You are doing a very good work!

comment:6 Changed 16 years ago by Kirben

Status: newclosed

comment:7 Changed 16 years ago by Kirben

Owner: set to Kirben
Resolution: fixed

comment:8 Changed 14 years ago by fingolfin

Component: Engine: AGOSEngine: AGI
Game: Simon the Sorcerer 2AGI Fanmade

comment:9 Changed 12 years ago by Kirben

Component: Engine: AGIEngine: AGOS
Game: AGI FanmadeSimon the Sorcerer 2
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