Re: [stella] Poker Solitaire build 020

Subject: Re: [stella] Poker Solitaire build 020
From: Manuel Polik <cybergoth@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 04 Dec 2001 21:40:16 +0100
Hi Brian!

>This version fixes the 10's digit bug that Jake found, 
and uses the
>missiles to draw the left borders of the cards. Thanks 
to whoever
>suggested this, I really like the way it came out.

Though I yet haven't spent too much time playing Poker 
Solitaire, I'd like to say that the current display is 
just perfect for a card game!

>The next release will have a scrolling title that rolls 
up during
>the shuffle, and pauses (a la Pitfall). It will also 
have a more
>readable crib sheet, and use Select as a toggle so you 
don't have to
>hold it down while you read it.

Sounds good!

>Beyond this, I'm not sure if I want to add more 
features or not. There
>have been lots of excellent suggestions, and I've come 
up with some
>more ideas on my own... and while I don't feel I'm 
beating on a dead
>horse, the horse is definitely getting less healthy..

You should definitely try to implement some more 
variants. The kernel is done, the display is fine, so 
you should utilize all the possibilities it offers to 


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