The Ultimate-64
Gideon Zweijtzer announced the Ultimate-64. This circuit board will replace the original circuit board in the Commodore C64. Features: FPGA SID / real SID, HDMI PAL/NTSC, cartridge, tape, user, serial, video and joystick ports. The price will be around 200 Euro.
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.
HVSC 4 SD2IEC is a new project to convert the HVSC collection to a SD2IEC device. All files are converted to SID DNP files. You can also use the SD-BOX to listen to the music.
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.
Hall of Light
An update for the Hall of Light web page: No Escape, Park Productions, Eric Park, SideWinder, Nabil Gonem, Ali Baba, Captain Fizz Meets The Blaster-Trons / Mission Icarus, Mr Wobbly Leg Versus The Invaders From Space, Cyberspher, Psycho Santa, X-ploit, The Attack of the Green Smelly Aliens From Planet 27b/6, Alex May, Michael C. Diskett, The Spooky Fellows, The Bosco Brothers, On The Dole Software, Outlands, German Trucking, Wacuś The Detective, Level One, Holodream, Phobia, Lazy Artists, Turrican II: The Final Fight and Conan The Cimmerian.
Jan Beta - C-1311
Jan Beta has made a video about the repair of the world most terrible joystick, the Commodore C-1311.
MorphOS Storage
An update for the MorphOS Storage web page: SacrificioPagano_1.20.lha, AmiArcadia_24.59.lha, MESS_0.113.lha, MUIMapparium_0.5.lha, VintageViewer_2.40.lha, VintageSongPlayer_2.10.lha, GG.module_1.3.lha, KwaKwa_1.8.lha, PlayCDDA_1.4.lha,auplayer_3.2.lha,ALAC_0.1.3.lha, Normalize_0.7.7.lha, xlhtml_0.5.lha and cbmconvert_2.1.3.lha.
GadgetUK164 - 1084S-D1
GadgetUK164 made a video about the repair of a 1084S-D1 monitor.

Part 2 of the 1084S-D1 repair.
Multi-EditorROM - CBM/PET
Steve Gray started a new project for the CBM/PET computers. The Multi-EditorROM is a adapter board that allow you to select any one of 16 different 4K Editor ROMs on a Commodore PET/CBM machine. The Editor ROM is responsible for all screen, keyboard, clock and IRQ processing on BASIC4 PET/CBM computers.
Stranded - C64
Lft released a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is an adventure game with graphics and was released at the Gubbdata 2017 meeting in Sweden.
A-EON Amiga X5000
Jeremy Reimer wrote a blog about the Amiga X5000 from A-EON. The Amiga X5000 is powered by a custom PowerPC motherboard with a dual-core Freescale CPU @ 2.5GHz. The system can run AmigaOS, MorphOS or Linux.
Ultimate1541 Sid Remote v1.1
With Ultimate1541 Sid Remote you can send SID music to the Commodore C64 from a PC. The program is developed by L.A.Style and tested by hedning.
Amiga 1012
S Gust designed a new front for the Commodore Amiga A1011 floppy drive. It allows you to mount 2 slim line floppy drives like the NEC FD 3238T or TEAC FD005 inside a A1011 case.

More information about the necessary electronics.
Vault Man 2 - C64
Vault Man 2 is a new game for the Commodore C64 developed by Iceout. In the game you must collect all the gold bars and bring them to the door. The game has 24 levels.
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: California Games (Epyx/US Gold, 1987) - Part 1 and California Games (Epyx/US Gold, 1987) - Part 2.
SuperCPU - VIC20
Kakemoms is working on a SuperCPU for the Commodore VIC20. The features are: 22MHz, 65C02 core, 1MByte RAM, USB, SD-card and VGA. At the moment the PCB layout is almost finished.
Z64K is a pixel exact emulation of the Commodore 128, Commodore 64, VIC 20 and Atari 2600 written entirely in Java. The emulators should run on any platform with an updated Java Runtime environment.
Jan Beta - Retrobright A1200
Jan Beta has made a video about using Retrobright on an Amiga 1200.
The best looking C64 games
On the YouTube channel Old style gaming you can see the best looking games for the Commodore C64. A few examples are: Armalyte, Barbarian, Creatures 2: Torture Trouble, Defender of the Crown, Elvira: Mistress of the Dark, Flimbo's Quest, I.O., Katakis, Last Ninja 3, Mayhem in Monsterland, Nebulus, Nobby the Aardvark, Rainbow Islands, Summer Games 2, Turrican, Winter Games and X-Out.

The best looking C64 games - part 2.
SD-BOX v1.19
The SD-BOX is a cartridge with an SD card interface for the Commodore C64. The cartridge has many functions for the disk drive and the Datassette. Recent updates: Improvements for the SD2IEC (fast read during disk copy), auto-swap, disk drive, manual and the SID Player.
Icaros Desktop 2.2.1
Paolo Besser released an update for the Icaros Desktop. There are improvements or updates for: FinalWriter, MESA, AROS, ata.device, ATA, Italian catalogs and Wanderer menus.
PGC 2017
The Protovision Game Competition 2017 has started. The goal of the competition is to encourage the development of new C64 games. You can enter your game until the 30th of April 2018 and the theme for this year is sports.
Amiga Future #127
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Spielfeld, Powerglove, Luxor, Amikit X, Hollywood 7, Aminet, OS4 Depot, Slarti, HFinder, Prisma Megamix, PSX Pad Adapter, Mortville Manor, RNOAnim, Trevors Soapbox, Enterprise 128, Virtual disk-drive, Amiga on Youtube, Demoscene, Vintage Computer Federation SE 5.0, Amiga32, Revision 2017 and Jan Zahurancik (AmiKit).
The Retrogaming Times #9
The Retrogaming Times is a retro computer magazine (English language) for all retro computer fans. In this edition: Prepare to Qualify, Events, More C64! - Arnold Schwarzenegger, Retrogaming Feels - P-51 Mustang, Apple II Incider - Cool Things Back In The Day With Apple II, The Controller Chronicles - Microsoft Xbox Control Pad, A Retrogamer Looking At Modern Gaming - Why I Got Nintendo Switch and XBox One S, Blip. - The Digital Game, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
Handy - Amiga
Handy is an Atari Lynx emulator for the Amiga. The changes in this version are: Speed indicator, PUBSCREEN CLI argument/WB tooltype, application.library support (OS4) and miscellaneous improvements and bug fixes.
Jan Beta - C64 repair
Jan Beta has made a video about the repair of a Commodore C64. The fault of this C64 is a wrong video display and two blinking cursors.
The Guru Meditation - Bill's Amiga live stream
The Guru Meditiation shows us Bill's Commodore Amiga live streaming setup that he uses for his Twitch streams.
Botticelli Bilderdisk #42
Erich released a new Botticelli Bilderdisk for the Commodore C16 and the Plus/4. This double-sided diskette is filled with pictures in the Botticelli format. The Magica viewer is used to display the pictures. The pictures are a mix of handmade and digitized pictures
Amiga exe games
The Company is a group Amiga enthusiast from Poland. They make exe versions of Amiga games. You can download a exe file that contains the game and a preconfigured version of WinUAE. The latest additions are: The Universe Core, TwinWorld: Land of Vision, Lure of the Temptress, Wisielec, Desert Wolf, Za Żelazną Bramą (Behind the Iron Gate) and Lords Of Chaos Blade.
Amiga 1010 - Jan Beta
Jan Beta has made a video about replacing the disk drive mechanism in a Amiga 1010 disk drive.
Clockport Expander Rev. C
Matthias Münch released the Clockport Expander Rev. C for the Amiga 1200. This version makes it possible to use the Clockport Expander with the Indivision AGA Mk 2cr.
HVSC #67
There is an update available of the High Voltage SID Collection. There are now more than 49,500 SIDs in the collection. In this update 600 new SIDs, 139 fixed/better rips, 313 SID credit fixes, 299 SID model/clock info's, 25 tunes identified and 32 tunes moved. You can download the update from the HVSC web page.
TAWS v0.27
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: MultiView, AmigaGuide, Palettes, Error-Flash, Pictograms, Config.js, Pre-sets and Bug fixes.
C64 / Amiga Forever 7
Cloanto released the 2017 version of the C64 / Amiga Forever emulation package. Amiga changes in this version: Playlists, PowerPC emulation, joysticks, audio, WHDLoad and AROS. C64 changes in this version: playlist, joysticks, languages and auto start.
The web page Amigos added new articles last month: Amigos Episode 100, Jaws, B.C. Kid, The Secret of Monkey Island, Beatbox, Amiga 500 makeover and Kick Start 8 magazine.
SID Known v1.13
Wilfred Bos released an update of SID Known. This version is compatible with the latest HVSC (#67). SID Known is a tool which you can use to identify SID tunes from SID and PRG files.
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: Lure Of The Temptress, Beneath A Steel Sky, Bubble Trouble, Flammable Star, Galactic Struggle, Headgames, Seahaven 2000, BBBBS, CD-ROM Guide, Huge Base, Ollys AGA Doo Utilities, Robs Hot Stash #12, Vark CLI Utilities #4, Vark CLI Utilities #9 and Vark CLI Utilities #10.
Retrogaming Roundup 117
In this (English language) pod-cast the following items: Jet Set Willy (C64), Commodore 1541 disk drive, A-EON Amiga X5000 and Skyfall (C64).
Retro Commodore
The web page has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Run Magazine, BMP-data SmartStick Lux, COMputer, Championship Golf - Pebble Beach (Amiga), Elektor Junior-Computer Buch, Defender of the Crown manual (Amiga), Leroy's Cheat Sheet keyboard overlay for Comal 80, Zzapp 64, VIC Computing, GVP Geforce 68030 Combo User's Guide, Siamese System, Amiga OS 3.1 Harddisk, Superbase, The 5th Commodore Computer show update, Software Prisliste and Mikro Guide 85.
C64 Debugger v0.60
C64 Debugger is a code and memory debugger that works in real time. The program works together with the VICE emulator. Changes in this version: Improvements for reset, VIC colour palette, settings menu, CIA timers and key mapping. Added: Vice 3.1, VIC display / editor screen, music notes (SID), the following of code jumps, branches and code cycles.
Cinnamon Writer - AROS
Cinnamon Writer is a WYSIWYG writer application designed to be a very modular application that will suit the individual taste of each user. Cinnamon Writer is developed for Amiga OS4 by Claus Deslers, but now an AROS version is made available by Sabbate.
Steve Morrow - Commodore 64 Machine Language (3)
Steve Morrow is making a series of YouTube video about programming machine language on the Commodore C64. In this episode he explains how to use LDA and STA.
WinUAE 3.5.0
A new version of WinUAE is now available. Changes in this version: Comspec SA-1000, California Access Malibu, DKB RapidFire, M-Tec AT-500 Megabody, improvements for FPU, 68020, MMU, lightpen, audio, sprites and AGA emulation.
The 8-Bit Guy - VIC-20 cartridges
The 8-Bit Guy made a video about using a Penultimate, Pentagorat and a Planet X1 cartridge with the Commodore VIC-20.
YACE64 is Yet Another Commodore Emulator for Windows and iPhone/iPad. Changes in this version: 3D mode, detailed traces, disassembler and a visual VIC debugger.
Rezerwar - AROS
Rezerwar is a game for AROS developed by Bertrand Janin. In the game pipes are falling from the top and you need to connect them. The goal is to complete the longest networks of pipes (with water) as fast as possible.
Blackbird v1.1 - C64
Blackbird is a modern and powerful music editor for the Commodore 64. The exported music contains a highly efficient play routine and has a small memory footprint, 9-12 pages of memory. Improvements in this version: buffers, realtime clock and birdcruncher.
Flashtro Amiga
On the web page 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: Ackerlight - Italy Soccer 90, Access - Super Frog, Paradox - Championship Manager 93, Scoopex - Zoom, Paradox - Power Pinball, Paradox - Indianapolis 500, Hoodlum - Apocalypse, Scoopex - Arsenal, Crest - Watch Tower, Quartex - Dawn Patrol, Alpha Flight - Amoeba Invaders, Oracle - Pipe Mania, Legend - Rampart, Red Sector - Marias Xmas Box and Trilogy - Where in Europe is Carmen San diego.