Who, What, Why?
Rick Dangerous, a super hero and a part time stamp collector, is finally making his debut over to the Playstation 2 console.
XRick is an open-source clone, known to run on modern platforms. Rewritten by bigorno between 1998 and 2002, XRick has been made available on a handful of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Amiga, QNX, gp32 and now Playstation 2.
xrick - version #021212
Copyright (C) 1998-2002 BigOrno ([email protected])
Playstation 2 code by Gil "gawd" Megidish ([email protected])
To get your sources compiled, checkout the latest PS2SDK source tree. You will need libc, sdl, zlib, gsKit, dmaKit and audsrv. All of these are
available at www.ps2dev.org
Rick Dangerous was developed by Core Design, originally for DOS, Amiga,
Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum.
A big thank you goes out to BigOrno, for rewriting xrick. A job great
done. Thanks for making the sources open. You keep this game alive!
Many thanks go to Evilo, for actually starting and pushing this
project. Evilo showed lots of enthusiasm and interest.
I would also like to thank Neovanglist for his gsKit, and technical
And thank you, for downloading this and playing on your box. You are more than welcome to send feedback, or just come visit everybody at #ps2dev on freenode.
-- gawd 20051001