CommVex 2019
The CommVex 2019 meeting will be held on August 10-11, 2019 in Las Vegas USA. The meeting is organised by the Fresno Commodore User Group, Southern California Commodore & Amiga Network and the Las Vegas Commodore enthusiasts.
Retro Asylum Podcast - 195.5
In this episode of the Retro Asylum Podcast: Super Cars II - Magnetic Fields / Gremlin Graphics Software Ltd.
Mega65
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: Improvements for audio mixing, freezer, SID, disk-drive and sprites.
Scene World Podcast #60
Scene World Podcast is a podcast about the Commodore scene. In this episode: The Guru Meditation, Samia Halaby, Revision, Amiga on the Lake, Hyperion Entertainment, Amiga Forever (Cloanto), MEGA65, Worthy, Leisure Suit Larry, Gods Remastered, 3D Realms, Bombshell, Rad Rodgers, Doom, Mortal Combat 6, Nintendo Switch, RGCD, Tiger Claw, Power Glove Reloaded, ZX Spectrum Next, C65 Classroom Prototype, Command and Conquer Remastered, Battletech and Kingdom Hearts III.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Printfox manual and Input 64.
Chuck Hutchins - Commodore Datassette
Chuck Hutchins has made a video about repairing a Commodore Datassette.
Retro Assembler
Dale developed the Retro Assembler for writing code for the MOS6502 CPU family. Features: Memory management, Global, Local and Regional labels, Complex expressions and operators, Nested source code, Macro's, Loop, If, While, Data generators, Bin, H6X, T64 and D64 output, Disassembler and Syntax highlighting.
XC-BASIC
Csaba Fekete developed XC-BASIC as a dialect of the BASIC programming language for the Commodore 64. Features: Cross development, higher execution speed and more available memory (50 KB).
Return #36
Return magazine is a German printed magazine for classic computers and consoles. In this edition: Piraten!, Tanglewood, Starquake, Leaderboard, Knight Lore, Flipper, Fox 'n' Forests, Cool Spot, Barry Leitch, OpenDune, Freude schöner Blastersalven (2),Sydney Hunter & the Caverns of Death, Vintage Computer Festival Berlin, Missile Command and 1943.
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: Rolf-Harris Picture Builder, Tony-Harts Art Master, Track and Field, Petsoft Catalog 1980 Spring, Shootout at the OK Galaxy, Computers for Kids, Neutral Zone, 40 Educational Games for the Commodore 64, Help Cartridge Manual Supersoft and Utilink Manual for C64.
Commodore.software
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: Big Blue Reader v2.02, Clock-Set 64, Cottage Term v2.3, Recorder Justage, HeadAlign v1.1, SMPTE, SIDalyzer v1.0, Fast Hack'em, EvilTerm, Phone Man v6.3, Morse Code, Disk Menu, Disk Utility Wedge, CBM Commodore 64, Skeleton Keys #2 and CompuServ Executive v4.0a.
The Retrogaming Times #19
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! - Marvel, Apple II Incider, Intellivision Amico, Pac-Games - Atari, The Retro Junkie - Pokémon and the Evolution of Memories, The Controller Chronicles - Atari 5200 SuperSystem, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
ASMPROC
Nippur72 has made a system where you can use a combination of assembly language and structured programming (IF / THEN, FOR / NEXT, etc.).
Script-8
Script-8 is a browser based programming environment for making retro games. The features are: 128 x 128 pixels with 8 colours, a sprite editor, a map editor and even a music editor.
Jan Derogee - Rotary joystick
Jan has made a "joystick" especially for playing games like Decathlon and Crank Crank Revolution.
Commodore GameBase
The Commodore GameBase is a web page with a large collection of software for the Commodore CBM/PET and the Commodore VIC20. At the moment there are 700 CBM/PET games and 2200 VIC20 games available.
Aaron Baugher - 6502 Assembly
Aaron Baugher made a series of YouTube videos about 6502 assembly language programming.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Milestone, Immortalized, Resan till $0801, VC20 Bedienungsanleitung 16K Ram Speichererweiterung, VC20 Bedienungsanleitung Programmierhilfe, VC20 Bedienungsanleitung Super Erweiterung, Input 64, Easyl Grafiktablett, Sanyo CD3195C, VI og VIC, Compute!s First book of PET/CBM, C64 / VIC20 / C128 PSU open sourced, Artpresssss, AmigaDOS 1.2, MCC Pascal, The AmigaDOS Manual 2nd Edition, ABasiC, Compute!s Second book of VIC, TextCraft, Introduction to Amiga, DeluxePaint, Photon Paint 2.0 and Amiga Graphicraft.
The Retro Hour - Firebird Software & Telecomsoft
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: Firebird Software and Telecomsoft with Richard Hewison.
Arcade2USB - C64 Mini
TSB made a converter to use the Arcade joystick on a C64 Mini. The converter transforms the digital signals from a Atari/DB9 style joystick to USB signals.
8-Bit Symphony
8-Bit Symphony is a retro game music festival. The event will be in Hull (UK) on the 15th of June 2019. The Hull Philharmonic Orchestra will play with 80 musicians for 90 minutes.
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: One on One Julius Erving and Larry Bird, Acrojet, Crack Down, Heat Seeler, Hawkeye, Bombjack, Ski Writer II, Compsoft DMS for PET, MoonMist and 64'er Spiele-sammlung Band 1.
Commodore.software
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: CCGMS 2019 and Hoxs64 v1.0.12.0.
John Ward - 1084ST repair
John Ward made a video about repairing a Commodore 1084ST monitor.
Amiga Users Ireland Podcast
Amiga Users Ireland makes podcasts for Commodore and Amiga users. In this episode: WinUAE 4.1, Amiga AMP, Dizzy Torrent 2.11, ICOMP - Picasso96 gfx, Icaros desktop, Amiga INC, Amino Corporation, Cloanto, Itec - Hyperion, Lemmings, Powerglove, Tiger Claw, Aquabyss, The Shadows of Sergoth, Santa vs Dinos, Digiloi, Kiwi Story, L'abbaye-des-morts, Mortal Kombat 2 and RJ Mical.
C64 / Amiga Forever 8
Cloanto released the 2019 version of the C64 / Amiga Forever emulation package.
The Retrogaming Times #18
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! - Marvel Licenses, Apple II Incider - Buying Games, Playing Games and Other Miscellaneous Retro Themed Stuff, Intellivision Amico, Here We Go Again, A History of Pac-Games on Atari Lynx and Jaguar, The Retro Junkie - Pokémon and the Evolution of Memories, The Controller Chronicles - Atari 5200 SuperSystem, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
Exomizer - 3.0.2
Exomizer is a program that compresses files with efficient decompress time and file size. It can produce stand-alone self-decrunching files. In this edition: Improvements for documentation, raw -d -r, -P0, compression and sfxdecr.s. Added support for sfx.
Return #35
Return magazine is a German printed magazine for classic computers and consoles. In this edition: European Shoot 'em up's (1), Half Life, Competition Pro, Organism, Pets Rescue, The Dawn of Kernel, Worthy, Into the Blue, Rick Raddatz, Formel-1-Spiele, The Messenger, Astronomie Software, Perestroika - die digitale Revolution, Toki and Popeye.
KiloByte magazine 2018/3
KiloByte magazine is a pdf magazine (English language) for 8-bit home computers and game consoles. In this edition: Floppy-sleeves, FPGA-65xx, 8-Bit Emulators, Sord M5, Jarlac, Legend of Steel, Operation Alexandra, L'Abbaye des Morts, Arkyology - Paul Walters, Aviator Arcade II, Shadow Switcher, Galactic Revenge, New Adventures of Laura, Realms of Quest V, Silver Valley and Portal.
Forever Sound Version 57
Forever Sound Version is a podcast about video game music. In this episode: Commodore 64 in the 21st Century with special guest Ed Wilson.
C256 Foenix
Stefany Allaire is working on a successor for the Commodore C64/128. Recent changes: SD Card support and video output is making progress.
Mega65
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: MEGA65 user port cartridge, Benchmarking the 6502 and improvements for the video output.
VICE 3.3
A new version of VICE (Versatile Commodore Emulator) is now available. Changes in this version: Improvements for ReSID, VIC, VIC II, TED, VIA, CIA, Monitor, c1541 and VDC.
Eight Bit Magazine 7
Eight Bit Magazine will celebrate early eight bit microcomputers from the 1970's to the early 90's. In this episode: Titans of 8-bits, The collectors guide to the BBC Micro, Games from the Movies, Game Reviews, Blast from the past, The Eight Bit Adventurer, news and interviews.
Attitude #19
In this English diskette magazine the following: Editorial, Scene news, Datastorm 2018, Gubbdata 2018 and X'2018.
The Global Commodore User's Group - MeWe
The Global Commodore User's Group has moved from GooglePlus to MeWe. MeWe is a next generation social network with many possibilities. Please take a look and join the group.
Popular Retro - 1
Popular Retro is a new English magazine for the retro computer user. In this edition: THEC64: firmware, USB and file loader, Spot the difference!, Crossword, Retro Memory Lane: Tim Chaney (Commodore UK & US Gold), Word search and Chicken-heads-up!
The ChickenHead Chronicles - Pi1541
A new episode of The ChickenHead Chronicles is now available. In this episode: Pi1541.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Amiga C Compiler User's Reference Guide, Amiga Modem/1200 RS User's Guide, Amiga E, Exec, Action Replay MKIV Manual, VC1110 Manual and Prisliste 1986-10-21.
Daniel Renner - Competition Pro USB
Daniel Renner made a video about the use of the Competition Pro Joysticks with the C64 Mini.
Scene World Podcast #58
Scene World Podcast is a podcast about the Commodore scene. In this episode: Richie Knucklez, Randy Fromm, Video Game 911, Museum of Pinball, Billy Mitchell, Sid Seattle - Twin Galaxies, Richard Loewenstein, Return Magazin, Worthy, Amiga Joker, Farming Simulator, C64 Mini, Portal C64 and Tower of Rubble C64.
The Retro Hour - Christmas super quiz
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: The Christmas super quiz.
Jan Beta - 1084 repair
Jan Beta has made a video about the repair of a Commodore 1084 monitor. In this video series Jan will recreate his original Amiga 500 setup.
The antediluvian gamer - Rocket Smash - Jet Pac
The antediluvian gamer made a video about playing the game Rocket Smash - Jet Pac for the Commodore 64.
Lotek64 #58
A new edition of the German pdf magazine Lotek64 is now available. The articles in this edition: Editorial, Landwirtschafts-Simulator, Stargazer, BINARIUM, Ben Daglish, SID-Magier, 1966-2018, Kaiser-Klon Tenno, PC-Emulator, Mono, Schönes Geschenkpapier, Rescuing Orc, Strip Fighter II, Sidlologie / Lo*bert, Shadow Switcher, Amiga 690, Egger Retro-Portale im Visier, Newsticker and Videogame-Heroes: Leisure Suit Larry.
Mega65
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: MEGAphone - modem and audio interface and serial data transfer.
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: The Programmers CP/M Handbook, LISP, The RS-232 Solution, Zork II, Zork III, The Everything Book for Commodore and Amiga Computers, Commodore Disk Commodore User, 64 Expansion Guide, HesKit-64 Cart, Rolf Harris Picture Builder and MicroGo1.
Tape Manager v1.3
Tape Manager is a tool to create a simple .tap file archive. This database program is developed by SLC.
TapEx - v1.3
TapEx is a tool for analysing, verifying and cleaning Commodore 64 tape images (TAP V0, TAP V1 and DC2N RAW files (16, 24 & 32 bit). Changes in this version: Support for Creative Sparks loader, Monaload, Anirog, The Edge loader, Novaload V2, Lexpeed loader, Thunderload and the ROM loader.