Amiga Future #139
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Playfield, Volker Wertich, CD32 Time, RESHOOT R, River Raid Reloaded, Bridge Strike, LHX, Knight & Ghosts, MorphOS Camp, Aminet, Hollywood 8.0 Supremacy & APK Compiler 3.0, Vim, Amiga Parallel Port ZIP100-Adapter, Scandoubler D520, Modern Graphics Programming Primer, Buch Pixel Logic, The Battle for Wesnoth (4), AmigaOS 3.1.4.1, Jonathan, Trevors Soapbox, Demoscene and ARexx (2).
Fire - VIC20
Fire is a Arcade game for the Commodore VIC-20. The game has 65 different level speeds, is PAL / NTSC compatible and is made by Rainer Kappler. The game is now available as digital download and as a boxed diskette.
Bruno Antunes - Amiga BBS
Bruno Antunes wrote a blog about connecting a Amiga (MiST) to the internet. He used an ESP8266 module for the WiFi connection and installed the Zeus BBS system on the Amiga (MiST).
Bart Venneker - C64 chat (4)
Bart Venneker is building a system that you can use to chat like in the year 1985. The recent changes are: The circuit board for the cartridge is ready, but Bart is going to make some minor changes.
Hall of Light
An update for the Hall of Light web page: ReshootR, Reshoot, Action Fighter, H.A.T.E.: Hostile All Terrain Encounter, E-Motion, Sean Millard (Glob), Artura, Dalek Attack, 221b, Roger Hulley, David Tolley (Chun Li), Argonaut, Galactic Warrior Rats, SWIV, Alternative [R&R], Admiral (Alternative) and Again Again (Tiger/Alternative).
PPOT - Bubble Bobble
Press Play On Tape released a video of the live performance at Back In Time Brighton 2015. They play the music from the game Bubble Bobble.
Friking shark - AmigaOS 4
Friking shark is a modern remake of Flying Shark. The Amiga conversion was made by ptitSeb & kas1e.
MorphOS Storage
An update for the MorphOS Storage web page: Less_551.lha, Deark_1.5.1.lha, PerfectPaintWIPFull160808.lha, NewsCoaster_1.64p1.lha, AmiArcadia_25.51.lha, Screenshot9.jpeg, Macmini_G4_1.JPG, X5000.JPG, Efika_4.JPG, Efika_3.JPG, Efika_2.JPG, Efika_1.JPG, Powerbook_G4_1.JPG, iMac_G5_Geit.JPG, Efika_5.JPG, iBook_G4.JPG, SDL_Lopan_10.lha, MOS-Creator_0.6.lha, Otti_NewDrawer.lha and F1-Spirit.lha.
Commodore.software
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: 64 Charsets (PAL), 99 Charsets+ (PAL), CCS64 v3.9.2 Manual, Action Replay v7.5 / v7.0 / v6.0 / v5.0, Clone Machine, Copy II v2.8, X-Copy, Error Editor, Ultimate 64 Firmware, Pixel Polizei, Multipaint 2018b, Disk Tools Collection, Disk Tools Collection, Fastload 1987, Fast Load v1.1, Supersorter 2 / 3 / 3+, DirMenu v2.01 and cbmage v0.2.
Amiga Future - Cheats Database
The cheats database of Amiga Future is updated weekly by David Jahn. The database contains cheats, solutions, tips & tricks and Freezer addresses. The latest updates are: Alien Breed 3D and Alien Breed 2: The Horror Continues.
Nybbles and Bytes - Assembly (1)
The YouTube channel Nybbles and Bytes makes videos about retro computers. In this episode: Assembler Basics.
Luigi Di Fraia - Cartridge dump
Luigi Di Fraia has made a video of his Commodore C64 Cartridge dump program.
Club Info 154
In this German language d64 magazine for the Commodore C116, C16 and the Plus/4 the following articles: Forum, Scene, Tips & Tricks, Print Using, Messbereichserweiterung, Knight Lore, Tic-Tac-Toe, Computerspass, Dau-Diebe, Hardware, War, Marie Celeste, Floh, Krösus, Grabsteindorf, Suspect, Malprogramm, Andere Systeme, Mega- Oder Gigabit? and C64 Mini.
Neverball - AmigaOS 4
Neverball is a new game for the Amiga. In the game you can tilt the floor and thereby let the ball roll in a certain direction. The Amiga conversion is made by kas1e.
SEUCK competition 2019
The results of the SEUCK Compo 2019:
1. Pagoda Warrior 2 - Stefano "McValdermar" Canali
2. Legion of the Damned - Eleanor Burns
3. Fulgur - Alf Yngve
Hi65 - v6.1
Hi65 is a high-level Commodore 65, BASIC 10 emulator. The Commodore 65 is an proto type 8-bit computer with an 4510 CPU (3.54 MHz), 256 colour graphics and 8 MB of RAM. This emulator does not emulate the whole C65, but it will run programs that are written in BASIC.
TAWS v0.31
TAWS (The Amiga Workbench Simulation) is a JavaScript simulation of the Amiga-Workbench 1.x - 3.x for IE, Firefox, Opera and WebKit-Browsers. With TAWS you can work with the Amiga Workbench inside your favourite web browser. Changes in this version: Tribute to OS 3.1.4, Swedish Localization, MultiView, Amiga Early Startup Control and bug fixes.
Swarm - C64
Swarm is a Real Time Strategy game for your Commodore 64. The game is developed by Bago Zonde.
Chuck Hutchins - PET 2001 Datassette
Chuck Hutchins has made a video about the datassette in a Commodore PET 2001. He shows that the datassette is a normal audio recorder that Commodore adapted for the PET 2001.
Realms of Quest V - VIC-20
Ghislain released the game Realms of Quest V for the Commodore VIC20. In the game you can explore cities, villages, mazes and dungeons.
Daniel Renner - Roland MC 303 & Mssiah
Daniel Renner has made a video about the use of the Roland MC 303 (Groovebox) and the Mssiah on the Commodore C64.
VDC101 - C128
VDC101 is a demo for the Commodore C128. The demo reached the fifth place at Flashback 2019 in the Mixed Demo Competition. The demo is made by Strobe and Babyface.
Ice Cold Beer - C64
Ice Cold Beer is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is a modern version of the mechanical arcade game from 1983. The game is made by Jamie Fuller (code) and Roy Widding (graphics).
Flashtro
On the web page Flashtro.com you can see many cracker intro's with your browser. The original intros from the Amiga, Atari-ST, Dreamcast, PC, Playstation etc. are converted to Flash. The most recent flashtro's are: Unix One - Ninja Warriors, TRZ - Beneath a Steel Sky, Redrum - Donner Party, Nuke Busters - Sorcery Lord, Jump - Smile, Dexion - Fast Lane, Area 08 - ABasic, Animate - Sherman M4, Dynamix - Thunder Force 4, Retrace - Blades of Vengeance, Outlaws - Stimpy, Premiere - Dr Robotnic, Fairlight - Mig 29, Razor 1911 - IDS Multiboard, Quartex - Top Wrestling, Redrum - Apollo 11 and Scoopex - Robinsons Requiem.
Textadventures - C64
On the web page 8bitag.com you can find tekst adventure games from Gareth Pitchford for the Commodore C64. A few examples are: Microfair Madness, The Search for the Nether Regions and The Revenge of Moriarty.
SaRuMan - C64
SaRuMan is a RAM replacement board for the Commodore C64/C64c. It can be used on the C64/C64c motherboards 250466 and 250469.
AmigaVibes podcast - A light in the Dark
The AmigaVibes team made a mix of the music from the Streaming Music compo at the Edison Party 2018: Cottoneye Donk, Sabotage, Scenestruck, Conspiracy//paranoia, We Are Amiga, Across Worlds, Fading light, Odd Times In Space, We Are Collaboration, Dirty Circuit, Progression 2, Crack Karlsson, psyktramsarN^, Whistle in the night and The hens egg.
FREEZE64 - 28
FREEZE64 is a fanzine for Commodore 64 gamers and hackers. In this edition: Mikie, Badlands, Bits 'n' Bytes, ZZAP!64, Mikie, Tubular Bells, Jet Boys, Footballer of the Year, Tony Pomfret, Pokes 'n' Codes, C64 games with speech, Chris Stamp, Escape from the Waste Disposal Unit and Marcus Myhre.
Relentless - C64
Relentless is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Axelay (code), Cyborgjeff (music) and rexbeng (graphics).
Death Weapon - C64
Death Weapon is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by The Magic Roundabout and is one of the competitors of the RGCD C64 16KB Cartridge Game Development Competition 2019.
Magic Desk - 512k
Marko Šolajić developed a Magic Desk compatible cartridge for up to 512kb (expandable up to 1Mb) for your Commodore C64. He also developed a Magic Desk cartridge generator.
The Retrogaming Times #21
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! - What's Going On, Motherly Recollections, Arcade Obscure - Dream Shopper, Import Review: Dramatic Dungeon Sakura Taisen, The Retro Junkie - Game Boy Color: Pikachu Edition, Restoring PlayStation Network Access on PSP, Patrick Hickey, Jr. Interview, Found In Translation - Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon: Another Story, The Controller Chronicles - Atari Jaguar, Video Game Haiku, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
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: Grid Cycles, I Was A Cannibal, Space-Battle, Sylvania (FR), Combine, Crack Out, Knights and Reaxxion.
Minit - C64
Jon Wells (code / music) and Andy Roberts (graphics) are working on a new game for the Commodore C64. The game will later be released by Thalamus Digital.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Commodore 1802 User's Guide, Katalog Forår 1987, KCS Power Cartridge, 4* Comal, Brinck Tilbehør til Computere 1987, Brinck Prisliste 1987, Brink br861 Lightpen, Brinck br824a - electronics diy for C64 and Vic20, Compute!s Commodore Collection Volume two, Privat Computer, Data Work System Program Manual, The Party 1992 Invitation, Camelot, Danish Elite, Crystal, Silents, Anarchy, Leg&Hobby Bestillingsliste, C64 function key helper, Commodore Matematik Modul 4703, Handic C64 Forth User's Guide & Reference Manual and VIC / VC 1020 User Manual.
AMIGArama
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: FIFA International Soccer, Pit-Fighter, Exolon and Sim City.
Nybbles and Bytes - C128 (6)
The YouTube channel Nybbles and Bytes makes videos about retro computers. In this episode: Joysticks & CIA.
FS-UAE v3.0.0
FS-UAE is a multi-platform Amiga emulator for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X based on UAE/WinUAE. Changes in this version: Improvements for JIT direct access, game controllers, shaders and configuration.
Ovesen.net - Amiga 500 memory expansion
Ovesen.net made a new video about building a memory expansion for the Amiga 500 from a kit.
3D Engine - Plus/4
George has been working on a 3D engine for the Commodore Plus/4. A PC is used to convert the 3D files to a Plus/4 format.
Workbench Explorer v2.4 - Amiga
Workbench Explorer (WEx) is a modern file browser with many features. Changes in this version: Improvements for paste and the get version function.
Blastopia DX - C64
Blastopia DX is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is a Shoot 'em Up game and is developed by Richard Bayliss. In the game you are flying your space fighter through 8 different levels, blasting fleets of aliens.
Retro Gamer - Amiga
A new edition of the German magazine Retro Gamer is now available. In this edition: The Amiga history and 60 Amiga game reviews.
Mark Heslop - Space Walkers
Mark Heslop is developing a new game for the Commodore C64. You can follow his progress on his YouTube channel.
Chuck Hutchins - Commodore Plus/4 Datassette adapter
Chuck Hutchins has made a video about building an adapter to connect a 1531 to a PET or a C2N to a Plus/4.
New C64 peripherals
3D-vice wrote a blog about new peripherals for the Commodore C64. He writes about: The digital tape deck/recorder for Commodore 64 / 128 / VIC 20, The Commodore 64 power monitor II for C64 / VIC20 / C128 / Plus4, The µCassette Commodore 64 datasette adapter and the Wifi modem for Commodore 64 computers.
GadgetUK164 - Amiga 500 repair
GadgetUK164 made a video about repairing an Amiga 500 computer.
AROK - 2019
The AROK party for this year is scheduled for 2-4 August 2019 in Ajkarendek, Hungary.
AmigaAMP v3.24 - AmigaOS 4
Thomas Wenzel released an update of his music player for the Amiga. AmigaAMP is a GUI based MPEG audio player, but it can also play AIFF, WAV and FLAC files. Changes in this version: Improvements for shoutcast, MPEG, COMM - ID3v2 tags, multimedia keys, Spanish catalog and AAC streaming.
RetroManCave - Philip Oliver
In this episode of the RetroManCave: Philip Oliver of The Oliver Twins.