Monthly Archives: December 2006 and Wavelet Image Compression Library 3.3.3

Shortly before the year is out (and as result of my vacation), there is some fresh software to be had… 🙂
I’ve now written an Mac OS 10.4 application called to compress, inspect and display WKO images. This release goes hand in hand with version 3.3.3 of the wavelet image compression library itself.
Because this is the first (semi-)proper Mac-application I’ve written, I would welcome any form of testing or feedback people can provide, especially on the user-interface side. The application is universal and thus should work on PPC and Intel Macs.
Here’s a bit (all of it actually) of the supplied online help to get started… Continue reading

Phoenix Wright 2 – Justice for All

I’ve imported the Japanese DS version of this – which is a budget release as it’s “only” a direct remake of the GBA version, which can also be played completely in English. The translation is very well done and the humour is as good as ever, although there are two or three spelling mistakes I’ve noticed so far.

The game itself is typical Phoenix Wright silliness (probably a bit more silly than its predecessor actually) with quite a lot of recycled content. Still, if you enjoyed the first Phoenix Wright, you’ll enjoy this too, although some of the music and certain coincidences are more hamstrung than before.