8-BIT Stuff
8-BIT Stuff is a web page for 8-bit computers and the gaming software. These 8-bit computers from the 1980s and early 1990s are Atari's, Commodore's, (Sinclair) ZX Spectrums and others.
This time a number of small projects from Retrohax: Mini C64, keyboard brackets for a C64, painting a C64 and the repair of a Amiga keyboard.
Eight Bit Magazine 5
Eight Bit Magazine will celebrate early eight bit microcomputers from the 1970's to the early 90's. In this episode: Sinclair ZX Spectrum, Commodore 65, games from the movies, adventure zone, sprites (3), interviews, game reviews and more!
Jan Beta - C64 character ROM
Jan Beta has made a video about the repair of a Commodore C64. The fault of this C64 was a defective character ROM.
Checkmate A1500 Plus
The Checkmate A1500 was a desktop upgrade to the Amiga 500. Stephen Jones is now designing a new version of the Checkmate A1500.
FMX V1.0 - C64
FMX is a FM Sound Expander driver using SID chip songs as input. You can use a combination of editors to write FM music, with 8 different instruments per FM channel, controlled by changing waveform in your SID files.
Dan Wood - Amiga 3000
Dan Wood from kookytech.net made a video his new Commodore Amiga 3000 workstation from the year 1990. He tells about his plans to upgrade and restore it.
DLH's Commodore Archive
DLH's Commodore Archive is a web page for Commodore documentation. You can find magazines, books and manuals. The latest additions are: Zak McKracken, Blades of Steel, Faceoff, Mondu's Fight Palace, Batman The Movie, Insta Speed V2, Action Replay VI, US-Gold, 1541 Express, Heart of Africa, RTC, The PET Rabbit, IEEE Flash Fast IEEE Interface, Racing Destruction Set, Diamond Mine, Petunia, Performance Peripherals (PPI), The Action Pack, Profile, Ski-Run, Quantum Update Newsletter and the Commodore East Brunswick User Group.
External Gotek adaptor
Arananet-net made a custom adapter for the Gotek. Features: 3 buttons, USB port, screen (segments, LCD or OLED), loudspeaker connection and LED indicators.
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: Disk Masher 64 v1.0, Horizon Editor 128, Match 80, PETSCII to Bitmap, Hearts 128, Mouse80, STView ][ 128, Trader 128 v2.2, BurgerWhop 128, OH! Thello 128, Millifoot 128 and Galactic Invasion 128.
Moggy - C64
Moggy is a new game for the Commodore C64 made by Clever64. In the game you must pick-up all keys from each room, then exit the door, but watch out for enemies.
Hall of Light
An update for the Hall of Light web page: Where In Europe Is Carmen Sandiego?, Where In The USA Is Carmen Sandiego?, Soko, Indoor Sports, CarVup: The Final Frontier, Act Out, Vigilante, Treasure Trap, Interplay, Jayesh J. Patel, Michael Quarles, Bruce Schlickbernd, Todd J. Camasta, Hard 'n' Heavy, Victory, Battle Chess, Max Knight, More! Lemmings, Castle Master & Castle Master II: The Crypt, Ninja Remix, IK+, Insanity Fight, Defender Of The Crown, Black Shadow and Lollypop.
More... what?! - C64
More... what?! is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Holy Moses. In the game you must help the main character to reach the exit.
MorphOS Storage
An update for the MorphOS Storage web page: IRSSI_1.0.5.lha, AmiArcadia_24.63.lha, HWP_Malibu_1.4.lha, MCE_10.08.lha, File_5.32.lha, FontWalker_1.2.lha, Aquaria_1.002.lha, Report+_7.12.lha, Greedium_1.4.lha, MUIbase_4.0.lha , RNOComics_1.1.lha, MCC_Webp.1.0.lha, lcal_2.1.0.lha, HWP_MUIRoyale_1.7.lha, Gnuplot_5.2.0.lha, MCC_Reggae_1.0.lha, Indent_2.2.10.lha, MCC_Epub_0.4.lha, MCC_Wmf_1.0.lha and HWP_RapaGUI_1.2.lha.
2K Race - C64
2K Race is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Antonio Savona (code and graphics) and the music is from Ald.
Retro Wars - Amiga
Retro Wars is a point & click adventure for the Amiga. In the game you must help Luk to escape from the planet and the negative influence of retro-speculation, promoted by the dark side.
Universal C64 cartridge - 256 KB ROM
Engraved64 developed a new universal cartridge for the Commodore C64. The cartridge has a 256 KB ROM. In the ROM you can store your favourite programs and a start menu.
Superfluid v0.3 - C64 / Retro Replay cartridge
Superfluid is a basic extension, freezer and machine language monitor for the C64 or C128 with a Retro Replay (or compatible) cartridge. Basic extension: Function keys, ON, OFF, KILL, OLD, MON and $. Freezer: RAM, I/O registers and colour RAM.
Amiga Future #129
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Reshoot R, Brus Lii, Hermes, Hollywood Spielautomaten, Lumberjack, Phantom Fighter, WinUAE, MorphOS, Aminet, RNOComics, Amiga laser mouse, A1200 Bifrost, North & South, Trevors Soapbox, Demoszene, Amiga hard-disk, Blitz Basic (8), Amiga Party 21 Polen, Gamescom 2017, Evoke 2017, Ben Hermans and Patrick Nevian.
VIC-2000 Expander
Radical Brad is working on a modern expansion for the Commodore VIC-20. The features are VGA video, 4096 colours, 16 Megabytes of fast audio / video memory, a blitter system (sprites) and 4 channels of 8 bit sound.
Modern Vintage Gamer - Amiga 500
Modern Vintage Gamer made a video about upgrading the Amiga 500. The upgrades are: TerribleFire with a 68030 CPU, Compact Flash and a modified Kickstart 1.3.
Iz8dwf - PET 4032
Iz8dwf made a video of the repair of a Commodore PET 4032 computer. This time the fault was a ROM and a VIA 6522.
Impsbru - Amiga
Approxit made a logic puzzle game for the Amiga. In the game you must follow the edges of the shapes to the red rectangle. But there are some impossible shapes.

A YouTube video about the game impsbru.
Internal SD2IEC
Tynemouth Software has written a blog on how to install a SD2IEC device internally in a Commodore C64c.
Boingsworld #88
A new episode of BoingsWorld (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Amiga32, Vampire500 v2, Acryl case A500, Amiga Reloaded, Budda Flash, Tower 57, Cinemaware Retro, Reshoot R, IBrowse, AmigaOS 3.1, Vesalia Award, Cloanto, Return Magazine, Virtual Dimension, Mark Knight and Blue Metal Rose.
The web page c64games.de had an update. You can now find 6572 games on this web page. The new games are: 1541 Diagnostic Cartridge V1.0, 3 in 1, College and Pro Football, Akalabeth World of Doom, Auf der Suche, Austro-Blitz-Decompiler v3.2, Auto-Kennzeichen, Back to the 80s, Ball (Sputnik World), Basic-Praxis 1, Beholder, Beholder II, Border Blast 3 Enhanced, Border Blast II, Castle of Doom Redux, Cave Raid, Cross Chase, Full Count Baseball and Prodigy.
Amiga User 1
Amiga User is an English paper magazine for all Amiga users - Classics and NG systems, emulators enthusiasts, gamers and demo scene fans. In this edition: Editorial, Amiga 500 and hard disk drive, The best monitor for work, Mathematical drawing, Typography in Type Smith, Database management system, Multiple file renaming, Advanced disk recovery, Casablanca software (Part 2), Events in Directory Opus, Creating a title in Monument Designer, Turbo Calc - presenting data in different ways, Linux on Amiga 1200 Lightwave 3D (1), Generations of Workbench, Games for the new century, Home budget - Ignition, Amiga Boing in Hollywood, Top 20 most useful utilities, Benchmarking the hardware and High resolution screens handling.
CGSC v1.34
The CGSC (Compute's Gazette Sid Collection) has had an update. The COMPUTE!'s Sidplayer was a music system, created by Craig Chamberlain and Harry Bratt, for the Commodore 64. The aim of the Compute's Gazette Sid Collection is to preserve as many of those Sidplayer music files in one location as possible. The current collection contains 15415 MUS, 4310 STR and 5325 WDS files.
Workbench Explorer v1.6 - Amiga
Workbench Explorer (WEx) is a modern file browser with many features. Changes in this version: Improvements for cover art images, EXIF data, MP3 tags and image preview.
TOSEC has been updated. TOSEC, or The Old School Emulation Center, is a group of people dedicated to the preservation of games and other programs for home computer and console systems. In this update: 86 new, 230 updated and 35 removed.
FontWalker v1.1 - Amiga
With FontWalker you can search for TTF font on your Amiga. Features: Sample text, Load / save font, navigation by mouse or keyboard and drag & drop.
Kick Assembler v4.16
The last couple of months there have been updates for Kick Assembler. The recent changes are: Improvements for CR / LF, -execlog, zp/z, abs/a, out dir, .dword, assembler state, .pseudopc, assertcode and asserterrorcode directives.
The Retro Hour
The Retro Hour is a professional Podcast made by Dan Wood & Ravi Abbott. The Retro Hour aims to help the world understand the European gaming industry. In this episode: Romeo Knight (Red Sector Inc.).
Marq's PETSCII Editor
Markku Reunanen has released a new version of his PETSCII editor. The changes in this version are: Improvements for C64 two-page mode, save, preferences, zoom, size, undo and SEQ export.
Modern Vintage Gamer - Commodore C16
Modern Vintage Gamer made a video about refurbishing a Commodore C16. He needed a new power supply and he installed a 64 KB memory upgrade.
AMIGArama is a weekly podcast about the classic line of Commodore Amiga computers. Covering games, utilities and all sorts of extras. The recent episodes are: An introduction and Jetstrike.
VirtualC64 v1.5.2
Dirk Hoffmann has released a new version of his VirtualC64 emulator. This emulator can turn your Mac (OS X) into a Commodore C64. The changes in this version are: Improvements for the joystick manager and sprites. The code base is now XCode 9 and the directory preview is now with the C64 font.
A3660 CPU board
John Hertell has made a replica of the Amiga A3660 CPU board. All the files for making a CPU board will be open source. The working CPU board will be demonstrated at Amiga32 meeting in Neuss.
Jan Beta - C64
This time Jan Beta improves the C64 he repaired previous. The modifications are: new electrolytic capacitors, voltage regulators, a bridge rectifier, heatsinks, bwack's kernal switcher and a new case.

C64 repair
The Guru Meditation - NewTek DigiView
In this episode of the Guru Meditation: Review of the Amiga digitizer: NewTek DigiView.
SpriteMate v1.03
SpriteMate is an on-line sprite editor for the Commodore C64 developed by Ingo Hinterding. The features are: Fill, shift, flip, preview, grid, overlays, undo & redo, copy & paste, load & save, import & export and keyboard shortcuts.
The web page Amigos added new articles last month: Castlevania, Zool 2, R-Type & R-Type 2, Road Rash, Hybris, Batman The Movie, Xtreme Racing and the NewTek DigiView.
C64 Endings
The web page c64endings.co.uk has added new endings of Commodore C64 games. The most recent additions are: Scarabaeus (Ariolasoft), Rasterscan (Mastertronic), Phobia (Imageworks), Operation Fireball (Alternative Software) and Nexus (Nexus / Bug Byte).
The Games-Coffer
On the "Games Coffer" web page you can find games, demos, animations, slideshows, diskette magazines, history, FAQ, emulators, reviews and advert Scans. The new additions for this month are: Orules, Lack Of Oxygen, Strange Commings, Sun-Dance-Kid, Unearthly Desire, Warhawk, Web Of Flowers, Doom, What Is A Cable, Time For House, Spoongirl, Numb, Amiga Game Solutions 1, Amiga Game Solutions 1, Ecthelion Disk 2, Spectrum Smash Tips, AMOS Coin Drop, German Trucking, Gladiator!, SPC, Dominos & Eternal Rome, Infinity, Pengo Clones, Pool 2099 and Wizards Games Comp 1.
Luigi Di Fraia is working on his project SDHost-64. He now demonstrates loading a program from a SD-card via the user-port into the Commodore C64.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Compute!s Machine Language for Beginners, COMputer, AmiTech MaxiMem Manual, Compute!'s First book of Commodore 64 Sound and Music, KCS Power Cartridge Swedish manual, Installing 4 Device buffered IDE in A1200, C64c labels and VIC Computing.
The Retrogaming Times #11
The retrogaming Times is a retro computer magazine (English language) for all retro computer fans. In this edition: Prepare to Qualify, Upcoming Events, More C64! - Argus and Planet Golf, The Controller Chronicles - Super Nintendo Control Pad, Betting On Dark Horses, By Any Other Name - Back to the Future Part II & III, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Aunt Arctic Adventure (Midware). Update: Great Courts 2 / Pro Tennis Tour 2 (Blue Byte), Gem'X (Demonware/Kaiko), Amnios (Psygnosis), Mr.Nutz (Ocean), Toki (Ocean), Mr.Nutz (Ocean), Celtic Legends (UBI-Soft), Airball (Microdeal), Lotus 3 (Magnetic Fields/Gremlin), Thunderstrike (Millennium), Beyond Dark Castle (Activision), Harley Davidson (Mindscape), Utopia (Gremlin), Lothar Matthäus (Ocean/Audiogenic) and Whizz (Flair Software).
FREEZE64 - 14
FREEZE64 is a fanzine for Commodore 64 gamers and hackers. In this edition: Cosmic Cruiser, Gary Penn, Paul Clansey, Chris Abbott, Game of the year, JonEgg, Vanja Utne, Hackersoft Pad, Pokes & Codes and Secret Squirrel.
Cookie - C64
Cookie is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Andy Noble (code & graphics) and the music is from Paul Tankard. The game is an action platform game and is a conversion of the ZX spectrum game (1983) developed by Ultimate Play the Game.