The hardware that RISC OS runs on is boring. It is slow and out of date. A port to a different architecture (x86) would open up access to faster, cheaper, hardware and renew interest in developing support for much needed features like DVD playback.
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Star Fighter 3000: The Next Generation review Star Fighter 3000: The Next Generation was born from the 3D0 version of the original SF3K that was ported back to RISC OS and this year freed from programmers' hard discs for the platform to enjoy, writes Andrew Weston. In this review Andrew weighs up much-improved graphics and sound against playability and stability. 19 comments, latest by AW on 9/12/08 8:45PM. Published: 17 Nov 2008