There is a new episode of the MEGA65 development stream available. In this episode: Debugging internal floppy formatting.
2021-09-03 - 12:14:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 9446 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, YouTube
There is a new episode of the MEGA65 podcast available. In this episode: Hibernated, PCB bug, GBC Core, HDMI Analyser, Gurce's Cat Herding, BASIC10, XEMU, MILLFORK Competition, MODE7 Demo and Floppy Writing.
2021-08-20 - 12:20:00 - Week: 33 - Item number: 9411 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Podcast
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: Debugging TCP/IP Problems and Work on a Simple HTTP-based file browser.
2021-08-06 - 12:08:00 - Week: 31 - Item number: 9359 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Steven Combs made a new YouTube video. In this episode he talks about the MEGA65.
2021-07-30 - 12:02:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 9333 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, YouTube
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: EnteringThe DOS Maze and Work on floppy formatting, CRC calculation and sector writing.
2021-07-23 - 12:02:00 - Week: 29 - Item number: 9313 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
There is a new episode of the MEGA65 podcast available. In this episode: The FPGA SID in the MEGA65.
2021-07-02 - 12:15:00 - Week: 26 - Item number: 9266 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Podcast
Steven Combs made a new YouTube video. In this episode he talks about the MEGA65.
2021-06-25 - 12:15:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 9245 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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: Floppy writing and MEGAphone PCB Re-spin.
2021-06-25 - 12:01:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 9231 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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 Mega65.
2021-05-07 - 12:01:00 - Week: 18 - Item number: 9089 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Podcast
There is a new episode of the MEGA65 podcast available. In this episode: MEGA65 ROM, MANCHE - MOD Player, Game Tech Demo, BASIC Competition, TETRIS, GameBoY Core and Super Mario.
2021-03-26 - 12:09:00 - Week: 12 - Item number: 8976 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Podcast
Bleugh is working on a functional keyboard for the C64 Mini. He already made a PCB for the keyboard and he is now using a 3D-printer for the keys of the keyboard.
2021-02-12 - 12:09:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8853 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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: The C65 ROM: Pick up the thread after 30 years.
2021-02-12 - 12:02:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8846 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
There is a new episode of the MEGA65 podcast available. In this episode: MEGA65 ZXuno port (Sy2002), Spectrum - AEON demo (Triebkraft & 4th Dimension), Spectrum - Mescaline synesthesia (deMarche), MEGA65 Fileserver, MEGA65 ROM - Bit Shifter and MEGA65 Solitaire (M3wP).
2021-02-05 - 12:18:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8842 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Bleugh is working on a functional keyboard for the C64 Mini. He already made a PCB for the keyboard and he is now using a 3D-printer for the keys of the keyboard.
2021-01-22 - 12:01:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8785 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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: ZX-Spectrum on the MEGA65, Announcing the MEGA65 Developer Support Programme and DevKits are appearing around the world!
2021-01-08 - 12:08:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 8751 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Information
A new video from Daniel Renner. In this video: Updating the firmware of the Ultimate64. The new features are: exFAT, Hyperspeed file system, REL file support, RAM Disk, PAL60 and NTSC50.
2020-12-18 - 12:17:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 8698 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
A new core is available for the Chameleon. Changes in this core: Improvements for: Nordic Power, CDTV remote, SID, CIA, REU, Amiga keyboard, VGA and file copy.
2020-12-11 - 12:17:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8678 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
A new video from the Steven Combs YouTube channel is now available. In this video Steven talks about his new MEGA65.
2020-12-11 - 12:05:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8666 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, YouTube
A new video from BastichB 64K is now available. In this video: How to apply a Poke to a game on the C64 Maxi as well as upgrade the system to the latest firmware.
2020-12-04 - 12:13:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 8654 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, YouTube
Robin Harbron made another new video. This time he talks about the firmware update for THEC64 with additional games, soft reset, freeze support and virtual cassette tape controls.
2020-11-20 - 12:11:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 8612 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, YouTube
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 PCB Changes.
2020-11-20 - 12:02:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 8603 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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: Chasing down HyperRAM controller bugs, Fixing the remaining ethernet RX bugs and OpenROMs Update.
2020-10-02 - 12:01:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 8461 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Blog
A new video from Retro Marky. In this video he looks at the new firmware for the Ultimate64. He is using programs and games on the U64 with the CPU at 2 - 48 MHz.
2020-08-21 - 12:19:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 8359 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, YouTube
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: Debugging IEC port and testing the MEGA65 R3 motherboards.
2020-08-21 - 12:15:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 8355 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Blog
You can now download a Live ISO with the LGB's MEGA65 emulator, the MEGA65 documentation and various other goodies.
2020-08-07 - 12:03:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 8303 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Information
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: Porting a Wolfenstein-type engine to the MEGA65, Hibernated 2, Built-in Sprite Editor Progress, MEGAphone and MEGA65 Developer's Kits (DevKits).
2020-07-17 - 12:12:00 - Week: 29 - Item number: 8252 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Blog
Bleugh is working on a functional keyboard for the C64 Mini. He already made a PCB for the keyboard and is now working on the keys.
2020-07-03 - 12:19:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8219 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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 audio mixer, injection moulding, RAM expansion, timing and HDMI audio.
2020-06-05 - 12:14:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 8134 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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: 8MB extra RAM, libc, QSPI flash updating, Real-Time Clock and external microSD.
2020-05-01 - 12:17:00 - Week: 18 - Item number: 8036 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
The COREi64 web page offers a new product for the retro computer. The Ultimate 64 SIDtap is an add-on for the Ultimate 64, which provides two RCA connector for dual SID audio. You can order it as a kit or as fully assembled.
2020-04-17 - 12:13:00 - Week: 16 - Item number: 7992 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
There is new firmware available for the U64 / U64E. Changes or improvements in this version: Debug stream over Ethernet, ACIA, Modem Layer, REU, IEC, SuperGames, 1541C, Epyx Fastload, KCS, DMA, telnet, configuration manager, NMI / IRQ and 1764 REU.
2020-04-03 - 12:19:00 - Week: 14 - Item number: 7958 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
RetroSpector78 has made a video of THEC64 maxi from Retro Games Ltd. In this video he is looking for the differences between THEC64 and the original C64 from Commodore.
2020-02-14 - 12:18:00 - Week: 7 - Item number: 7821 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Podcast
The Mega65 team wants to produce high plastic cases for the Mega65. To achieve this a metal mould needs to be made. Update: The amount needed is almost reached.
2020-01-31 - 12:07:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 7771 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
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: QSPI flash, Bitstream Boot Flash, JTAG and multiple bitstreams.
2020-01-24 - 12:00:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 7746 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Robin Harbron made another new video. This time he shows TheC64 "Maxi" Full-Size Commodore 64 Replica.
2020-01-03 - 12:16:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 7689 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
You can now look at the first photos of the full-size pre-production prototype of THEC64, complete with a fully functional integrated keyboard.
2018-12-28 - 13:14:00 - Week: 52 - Item number: 6784 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Holger Weßling wrote a new book about the C64 Mini. In this book: Update Firmware, Disk management, Operating systems, Programming languages, Emulators, Hardware, USB, Modding, Hacks, Tips & Tricks, Demo's, Wiki's and FAQ.
2018-12-14 - 13:15:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 6749 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Anbieren is a new demo for the C64 DTV. The demo is made by Axis and Peiselulli (code), dEViLOCk (music) and the graphics are from Yazoo.
2018-07-27 - 13:03:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 6412 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Demo
The C64p is a laptop version of the C64DTV. The system is built inside a donor laptop. The features are: new 7" TFT screen, SD2IEC, keyboard interface and 3 custom PCB's for charging the battery, audio amplifier, joystick and mouse. The production is very limited, visit the web page for more details.
2014-04-11 - 17:22:00 - Week: 15 - Item number: 3427 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Peter Wendrich made a new core for the C-One. The core is based on the beta9 firmware release of Chameleon. With this core the C-One is an C64 with a turbo mode (F11). The SID is emulated with filters (stereo SID is optional), and all VGA resolutions are available.
2014-03-07 - 17:10:00 - Week: 10 - Item number: 3359 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Program
Outtakes is a new demo for the Commodore C64 DTV. The demo reached the fifth place in the Mixed Demo Competition at Nordlicht 2013. The demo was programmed by Benson and Peiselulli, the graphics are from CONS and mis, the music is from dEVILOCK and Henne and the loader is from tlr. In the demo you can see the story of Romeo and Juliet, and Spike ?!?!
2013-07-26 - 17:16:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 2952 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Demo
Linus Åkesson made a demo for the extender board of the C-One. The C-One is a FPGA computer developed by Jeri Ellsworth and Jens Schönfeld. The C-One is a modern version of the Commodore C64. For the demo Linus developed a new FPGA core with a new CPU, FM synthesizer and blitter with pixel shader support. The demo won the wild compo at Revision 2012.

Revision 2012 web page.
2012-04-13 - 17:10:00 - Week: 15 - Item number: 2123 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Demo
Egretz is building a modified C64 DTV. He is designing a expansion that can be placed on top of the original C64 DTV without soldering. The features are: Joystick 1 and 2, PS/2 (keyboard), Video, Audio, IEC, SD memory card and a IDE connection (hard disk). For the extra functions he uses a Atmega micro processor.
2011-11-11 - 17:09:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 1866 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Jeri Ellsworth released a video on YouTube. In this video you can see a old project of Jeri from 2005. This project was the successor of the C64-DTV. The Amiga version needed more Flash memory, and the toy company lost interest because it would be more expensive. Later the market for this kind of toys collapsed.
2011-07-01 - 22:21:00 - Week: 26 - Item number: 1642 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Alessandro Dorigatti has made a ZX Spectrum (48k PAL) core for the C-One with FPGA extender. The core supports the ULA+ 64 color mode, a Kempston joystick emulation and can load TAP files. This core requires a monitor that supports 50Hz. An English manual and a keyboard layout is included.
2011-06-24 - 22:15:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 1630 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Chris (Lallafa) has build a new version of the dtv2ser device. With this device you can transfer data to and from the C64 DTV via a USB connection. The new version is build with the Arduino platform and needs only a very small hardware modification. You can read all the details on Lallafa's blog.
2010-12-17 - 20:16:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 1431 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Falcon soft released a new puzzle game for the Commodore C64 named Rubicon. The game was made by Hamar (code) and Mitchell (Graphics). The game is based on the world famous Rubik's Cube and can be played with the joystick.
2010-04-16 - 19:59:00 - Week: 15 - Item number: 1250 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Game
Peter Wendrich released a preview of the Chameleon core for C-One. A 1351 mouse emulation is provided when using a ps/2 mouse. The numeric keypad on the keyboard functions as joystick (2,4,6 and 8 for direction, 0 is fire). As the SID is completely emulated, paddles and real 1351 mice won't work with this core.
2010-03-19 - 22:45:00 - Week: 11 - Item number: 1232 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
For the C-One is a new Minimig core (v2.0) available. Tobias Gubener ported Jakub Bednarski's sources of September 2009 to the C-One. The features include: Emulation of four floppy drives (DF0: to DF3:), Emulation of two hard drives (4GB), FAT16 or FAT32 supported for the CF memory card, Long file names for ADF images allowed. Memory 11.5MB: 2MB chipmem, 1.5MB slowmem, 8MB fastmem. For this core you will need a C-One with FPGA extender.
2009-11-27 - 22:45:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 1156 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Misery is a demo for the C64 DTV. This demo is made by the group TRSI. The demo is for the C64-DTV, but can also be viewed with the VICE emulator, on YouTube or you can download the video. Coding: Benson, Peiselulli, Street Tuff. Music: Jammer. Graphics: Benson, H2o, Peiselulli, Street Tuff, ZerO-X. Loader: tlr.
2009-10-09 - 22:58:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 1121 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Demo

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