Re: [stella] Euchre: light on the horizon

Subject: Re: [stella] Euchre: light on the horizon
From: "Ronald A. Laski, Jr." <rlaski@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2002 14:24:58 -0500
At 10:18 PM 7/17/2002 -0400, you wrote:

I'll keep this in mind if I have the bytes to spare.  The latter suggestion
would probably be easier to implement.  (I once saw an Atari 8-bit computer
Euchre act in much the same way.)

Would this be the Compute! magazine version of Euchre? (I typed this one in too, first game, I beat the computer 10 - 0 :)

> Every time I select A from the P U A menu, my partner doesn't play, and
> I get beat.  Is this correct?  :)

Yes.  :)  A stands for "alone", an option you can select to play without your
partner if you feel your hand is very good.  The advantage is if you get all
five tricks on your own, your team scores four points instead of the usual

If you win an 'Alone' hand you've just GOT to do some kind of music/gfx effect! :)
It only seems appropriate.. :)


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