Retro Computing Roundtable #159
Retro Computing Roundtable is a podcast for all retro computers. In this episode: Retro Gaming Evolution, 6502workshop, Assembly Lines: Nox Archaist, Unknown Realm, TRS-80 Video Player, TNMOC, CP/M Turbo 7 (Apple II), IBM 5150, Easy6502, Altair-duino and the RetroChallenge RC2017/10.
Easy 6502
Nick Morgan started a blog about programming for the 6502 processor. The 6502 processor was used in the computers like the BBC Micro, Atari 2600, Commodore VIC20 (64), Apple II and the Nintendo Entertainment System.
Retro Roundup
Retro Roundup is a web page that collects retro computer news from many web pages. You can read all about computers such as the Apple II, Atari, Commodore, Mac and Tandy.
Syntax 2017
The Syntax 2017 party will be on 25 and 26 November 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. This year a combination of a retro computers, programming, chip music, graphics and hardware projects.
Flashtro Amiga
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: Plumpy AGA, Thunder Boy, Defjam - Mercs, Boing New Year, TRSI - Wings of Death, Defjam CCS - Inter Font, Skid Row - Special Forces, Defjam CCS ACC - Ghosts n Goblins, Flashing Bytes - Zack, Slipstream - Defender of the Earth, Dianetix - Parasol Stars, Slipstream - Cj's Elephant Antics, Flashtro - Cavitas, Defjam CCS ACC - Xcopy, Slipstream - Shadow Dancer, Parallel Dimensions & Inner City - Ghosts and Goblins, Slipstream - Simpsons and Scoopex - Cavitas.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Christmas Lemmings, Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis Hint Book, Måling styring regulering med VIC20 og Commodore 64, VIC Computing, COMputer, Barbarian II Poster, Ariadne II installation guide and Blizzard SCSI-KIT IV.
The Retro Hour - Gary Penn
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: Gary Penn (ZZap 64, Frontier & GTA).
RetroKomp / Load Error 2017
The RetroKomp / Load Error party will be on 20-22 October 2017 in Scena Muzyczna GAK, Gdańsk, Poland. This year a combination of a retro computing event and an oldskool demo-party with a GameDev compo for all retro platforms.
The Retro Hour - Ian Stewart
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: Ian Stewart (Gremlin Graphics).
Retrochallenge 2017/10
The Retrochallenge competition will be held from 01-10-2017 until 31-10-2017. Everybody with a retro computer project can compete, but your computer system must be older than 10 years.
Chicken Lips Radio #013
Chicken Lips Radio is a Podcast for the Commodore user. In this episode: An interview with Wilfried Rusniok.
Assembloids Basic - C64 & Plus/4
Assembloids is a game for the Commodore C64 and the Plus/4 developed by Steveboy. The game is written in the Basic programming language.

The Plus/4 version of Assembloids Basic.
JSIDDevice 3.9
JSIDDevice is a Commodore C64, cycle-exact, emulator optimized for SID sound reproduction. It is also a SID player for the music collections like HVSC and CGSC.
CBM prg Studio v3.11.0
Arthur Jordison has released a new version of CBM prg Studio. Changes in this version: Improvements for label / variable and its definition, tooltips, macros, control/screen codes, watch list, quick colour change and support for the Super Expander basic extension (VIC 20).
Return #30
Return magazine is a German printed magazine for classic computers and consoles. In this edition: Final Fantasy 7, The Bear Essentials, Guido Henkel, Laura, Cyberpunk, Game Boy, Escape 2042: The Truth Defenders, Rush Rush Rally Reloaded, Slaps and Beans, Emerson Arcadia Multicart, Clock Tower, Game magazines from the 80s & 90s (5), Computerspiele in Leipzig, Dragon 's Fury, Daytona USA and Toobin.
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: Graphics Transformer, Club Amiga, Kracker Jax C128 Cannon, CU Amiga, Tri-Math, The Polyhedron, AmigActive, Fighter Bomber, The Complete Guide to Electronic Games, 3D Graphics Drawing Board, Computer Adventure Game Secrets, Entombed, Kids on Keys, Eureka and Show Director.
Commodore.software
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: C64NET Wifi, Handling D64 Images on an IDE64, CBM Mark v1.01b, C64NET Wifi Apps, C64 Reloaded MK2 Nuvie AD, C64NET Wifi Schematics, Abracalc v2.2, BASIC Lightning v1.2 and Durex Forth v1.6.2.
The 8-Bit Guy - Commodore history (1)
The 8-Bit Guy is making a series about the history of Commodore. In this episode: Commodore KIM-1 and the PET computers.
The Retro Hour - Thalamus
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: Thalamus Rebirth and Commodore Format with Andy Roberts.
Uni Gen Converter
Segasonicfan developed a converter that makes it possible to use a Sega Genesis controller on a Commodore 64, Amiga or Atari computer. Features: Adjustable auto-fire, zero lag and low power consumption.
Retro Computing Roundtable #158
Retro Computing Roundtable is a podcast for all retro computers. In this episode: AmigaOne A1222, Captain's Quarters BBS, WiFi232, Syncterm, Tempest 4000 (Jeff Minter), Alan Turing, Zork, Apple Video and Tezza's Adventures.
The Retrogaming Times #10
The retrogaming Times is a retro computer magazine (English language) for all retro computer fans. In this edition: Prepare to Qualify, Events, More C64! - The Commodore 64's Legacy, Retrogaming Feels - CoCo Arcade, Apple II Incider - Legacy, The Controller Chronicles - Magnavox Odyssey 2 Joystick, A Pirate's Life For Me - Eighth Journey, The "What If Universe" - E.T., Memory Lane Is Not How I Remembered It, The Starpath Supercharger, The Retro Junkie: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project, Retro Gaming Legacy, What You Leave Behind, Show Report - California Extreme 2017, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
FRGCB
FRGCB (Finnish Retro Game Comparison Blog) is a web page that writes about retro games. But the difference is that this blog compares the games between the different computers like the C64, Amiga, MSX, NES, CPC, DOS, etc. The most recent comparisons are: Zorro (Datasoft - 1985), Overlander (Elite Systems - 1988), Modern Game Ports And Demakes! and A Brief History of Scandinavian Games.
Computer Classics Card Game
A new Kickstarter project wants to make a deck of cards with 32 milestones of computer history. A few examples are: Commodore PET 2001, Atari 400, Radio Shack Model III, Sinclair ZX81, Osborne 1, etc.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Supergames Cartridge manual, Action Replay MKIV Manual, VIC20 and Commodore 64 Tool kit: Kernal, C128 Diagnostic Instruction and Troubleshooting Manual, Compute!s VIC20 and Commodore 64 Tool Kit: Basic, Comal Problemløsning og Programmering + Programhæfte and Soft Today.
Remi's Classic Computers
Remi Jakobsen started a web page about the computers in his personal collection. You can read about the history, specifications, repairs and upgrades.
KiloByte magazine 4
KiloByte magazine is a pdf magazine (English language) for 8-bit home computers and game consoles. In this edition: Diskette covers, c64 motherboards, cassette tapes, C16 proto-type, Isepic, diskette cleaning, Slipstream (C64), Defender of the Crown (ZX Spectrum) and Doomsday Echoes (CPC).
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.
Bart Venneker - EEPROM programmer (Dutch)
Bart Venneker has made a video about building an EEPROM programmer with an Arduino Mega. With this programmer he makes cartridges for the Commodore C64.
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 Polyhedron, Compumath Magic, SpriteMaster 64, Buck Rogers Countdown to Doomsday, Saboteur II, Submarine Warfare, The Official Americas Cup Sailing Simulation, Command Summary, How to Master Video Games, How to Win at Donkey Kong, Guide to the Video Arcade Games, How to Win at Zaxxon, Mind Over Minors Manual Teachers Edition and How to Beat Atari, Intellivsion and Other Home Video Game Systems.
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: On-screen keyboard display, Fast boot kickstart and ROMs, 1080p 50Hz, Hypervisor boot display and utility menu.
Komoda & Amiga Plus #8
Komoda & Amiga Plus is a pdf magazine (English and Polish language) for the Commodore user. In this edition: The Train - Escape to Normandy, Krzysztof Augustyn, Miecze Valdgira II, Datasoft, Laser Squad, Sid Adventures: Katod, C64 - WiFi, Rowman, Yogi's Big Clean Up, $B, Gunfright, Maze of the Mummy,3D games for VIC-20, Go Ahead!, Bomb Runner 2, English Civil War, DreamWeb, Boxx 3, Max Knight, Emulation Zone: Amiga - Android TV Box, AROS ARM - Android, MAL Hollywood, Andreas Falkenhahn, GameDev Story: Digital Team, Total Pattern, Bridge Strike, Rise of the Robots, Fresh News, Gallery, Bruce Lee 3D, Polish underground - the charm of computer markets, Pixel Heaven 2017, USBJoy, Broken plastic? No problem!, Captain Claw, 8-bit kids, Therapy, Talking Heads: educational games and Johnny presents: Prescription.
Ben Daglish interview - Retrogamesmaster
The web page Retrogamesmaster had an interview with Ben Daglish. Ben makes music for games, a few examples are: Trap, Death Wish 3, Gauntlet, The Last Ninja, Krakout, Auf Wiedersehen Monty, Pac-Mania and many more.
C2N repair
On the Youtube channel Cainers Commodore Capers! you can see the repair of a Commodore C2n Datassette.
MemTest64
MemTest64 is a system detection and memory testing utility for the Commodore machines. The following system components are examined: CPU type, PAL/NTSC, extensions (Turbo Chameleon, DTV, TDC, IDE64 or 1541 Ultimate), CPU speed, memory expansions and transfer speeds.
The Retro Hour #82
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: Joerg Droege from Scene World.
Jakadapter - Firmware v1.3
With the Jakadapter you can connect two Atari-style joysticks to USB. The changes in the new firmware are: An update for the paddle readout algorithm, now with more filtering and accuracy. It works very stable also with worn paddles.
CommVex 2017 videos
You can watch videos from the CommVex 2017 meeting in Las Vegas USA. In the videos you can see: Leonard Tramiel,Leigh L Klotz, Jr.(LOGO) and Roger Van Pelt (updated games).
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Independent Commodore Products User Group Newsletter, Precision Software - Special Offer to IPUG Members, 1541 Diskettestation Commercial, Commercial for 'EDDISON' and 'BB Write', The 'Kickstart' Guide to the Amiga, SOFT Today, MaxiMem v2.0, Advanced Machine Code Programming for the Commodore 64, VIC Computing, Motorola 68000/68008 Programming Reference Card, Sword of Honour, Zzapp64, Commodore DPS 1120, Bodylog - Das Fitnessprogramm mit dem Commodore 64/128, BTX Decoder Modul, Sargon II Chess for the VIC 20, Using the C64, AlphaWorks Universal Cartridge, Gubbdata 2017 Överlevelsesguide en Gubbdata 2017 votesheet.
FREEZE64 - 11
FREEZE64 is a fanzine for Commodore 64 gamers and hackers. In this edition: Andrew Braybrook, Gribbly's Day Out, Desert Island Disks, The Sky is Falling, Beart Bovver, Games in the making, Max Headroom, Exclusive poke 'n codes, The mouldy cupboard and a Free cheat card (8).
TOSEC
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: 53 new, 115 updated and 17 removed.
Pentagram v1.30 - C64, C128 & Plus/4
A new version of the game Pentagram is now available for the Commodore C64, C128 and the Plus/4. Changes in this version: Improvements for speed, start screen and support for the SuperCPU.
Lotek64 #55
A new edition of the German pdf magazine Lotek64 is now available. The articles in this edition: C64-MMO Habitat, Videospielgeschichten.de - André Eymann, Frogs, Teletext, C64-Directory-Compo, PC-Hard disk on the C64 bus, Commodore Meeting Wien 2017, The Colonel's Bequest, Autobahn Raser, Amiga 3400, Siemenx Nixdorf FD 210, Sidologie, Lobert, C232, Nintendo Wii Development Kit and Videogame-Heroes.
The 8-Bit Guy - US*8 calculator
The 8-Bit Guy made a video about repairing a Commodore US*8 calculator. The calculator has a problem with the power supply and the keys.
Retrohax - RGB2S/C
On the Retrohax web page you can see how to build an RGB to S-video / Composite converter for your Amiga, Atari ST or Amstrad computer. The converter is based on the AD724 chip. You can also buy the finished product from Retrohax.
Commodore Minuteman 3
Jfieldcap wrote a blog about the restoration of an Commodore Minuteman 3 calculator. After cleaning and replacing the battery pack the calculator works perfectly again.
The Guru Meditation - Amiga 1200 Upgrades
In this episode of the Guru Meditation: Amiga 1200 upgrades (LoadWB), new Amiga cases, Acill's repair and Vintage Computer Festival SE.
Floppy Days - Podcast #75
Floppy Days is an English podcast about Retro computers. In this episode: VCFSE 5, Thomas Liebert, Jon Guidry, Amiga Bill and Anthony.
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 GEM Operating System, Writer File, Microkids, The Polyhedron, Teaching and Computers, Personel Computer & Games, At the Heart of the Mountain and Adventurer.
Eight Bit Magazine 4
Eight Bit Magazine will celebrate early eight bit microcomputers from the 1970's to the early 90's. In this episode: Atari 8-bit, Spectrum Next, emulating the 8-bits, adventures, Tech zone, interviews and game reviews.