You can now participate in the Amiga Blitz Basic Game Jam. The game must be developed during the Game Jam and the game must work on a classic Amiga with AmigaOS.
2022-06-10 - 12:11:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10271 - Category: Amiga, Competition
Old School Gamer is a magazine for retro consoles gamers. In this (free) edition: The retro computers of the 80s such as the: Commodore C64, Tandy-1000, Apple II, etc.
2022-06-10 - 12:10:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10270 - Category: Commodore, Magazine
The PiStorm600 is a Amiga 600 compatible rework of the original PiStorm Rev. B board. When installed it disables the onboard CPU and allows the CPU emulator that is running on the Pi (Mushashi or Emu68) to take over.
2022-06-10 - 12:09:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10269 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Rowman is a new game for the Commodore C64 computer developed by Darro (code), Errazking (pixels) and Narcisound (music). In the game you must help Rogelio to find the exit of the labyrinth of caves in which he has entered looking for the best fish for his dinner.
2022-06-10 - 12:08:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10268 - Category: C64, Game
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: Milk Race (Mastertronic, 1987) and The Island of Dr. Destructo (Mastertronic, 1987).
2022-06-10 - 12:07:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10267 - Category: Commodore, Game
In this video from Hey Birt! the refurbishment of a Commodore 1581 disk drive. Birt also found a problem with reading and writing to the diskette.
2022-06-10 - 12:06:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10266 - Category: Commodore, Repair
A new video from GadgetUK164. In this video a replacement for the 8701 chip in the Commodore C64 computer.
2022-06-10 - 12:05:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10265 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new episode from the Amiga Retro YouTube channel is now available. In this episode the ACA 1234 68030 accelerator card for the Amiga 1200 computer.
2022-06-10 - 12:04:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10264 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Cruiser-X 79 is a playable demo for the Commodore C64 computer. The game is developed by Richard (code & music) and Saul Cross (pixels). In the game you must fly your ship through the alien base and try to reach the end of the base.
2022-06-10 - 12:03:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10263 - Category: C64, Game
Get More Diamonds is a new game for the Commodore VIC20 computer. In the game you are Diamond Dylan, and must collect enough diamonds to buy your dream house. The game has 8 levels and needs a 35 kB RAM expansion.
2022-06-10 - 12:02:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10262 - Category: VIC-20, Game
ReMETA is a diskette magazine for the Commodore C64. In this episode: Moonshine Dragons 2022.
2022-06-10 - 12:01:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10261 - Category: Commodore, Magazine
The Core32 is a device that emulates a Datassette for the Commodore 8-bits computers (Commodore PET, C64, VIC20 & Plus/4). The Core32 stores the files on a Micro SD card and can connect via Wi-Fi to a PC.
2022-06-10 - 12:00:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 10260 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Matthias from UNI64 is working on a test-cartridge for the Commodore C64 computer. With this test-cartridge you can do a complete system check even if the C64 does not have a video output. You can read the manual to see what all the features are.

Another new development is the uSTARTCart64. With the uSTARTCart64 you can load programs or games from a SD-card into the Commodore C64 computer. The uSTARTCart64 also supports TAPE loading.

A demonstration of the uSTARTCart64 on YouTube.

2022-06-03 - 12:21:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10259 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can watch a new video from the Commodore History channel. In this video the replacement of the power supply in a Commodore 8250LP disk drive.
2022-06-03 - 12:20:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10258 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
The web page Scene World had an interview with David Pleasance. David worked for Commodore and talks about his book "Commodore - The Inside Story" (German translation).
2022-06-03 - 12:19:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10257 - Category: Commodore, Interview
The Algemene Computerclub Hoorn is a computer club for modern computers, but also for the retro computers from Amiga, Commodore, Atari, MSX and many others. The next meeting is on June 11, 2022.

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2022-06-03 - 12:18:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10256 - Category: Commodore, Event
FREEZE64 is a fanzine for Commodore 64 gamers and hackers. In this edition: The Empire Strikes Back, Robot Jet Action, ZZAP!64, Secret Squirrel Investigates, Steve Dunn - Better Dead than Alien, Jeff Minter - Laser Zone, Chris Abbott and Steve Collins - Tran.
2022-06-03 - 12:17:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10255 - Category: C64, Magazine
You can watch a new YouTube video from Bil Herd. In this episode Bil and Ben talk about the Commodore LCD computer. This computer is a prototype and Bil is trying to get it to work.
2022-06-03 - 12:16:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10254 - Category: Commodore, YouTube
On the TSB.space webpage you can read about repairs for the Amiga computers. A few examples of the repairs are: A4000 grey screen, Amiga CD32 Laser calibration, Amiga Recap, Vampire 600 v2 Sync issue HDMI, etc.
2022-06-03 - 12:15:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10253 - Category: Commodore, Repair
You can watch a new video from the Epictronics YouTube channel. In this episode the repair of a Commodore PC10 computer PCB with copper-tape.
2022-06-03 - 12:14:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10252 - Category: Commodore, Repair
You can now watch a new video from the GRay Defender channel. In this video he looks at Vision Basic by Dennis M. Osborn for the Commodore C64 computer. Vision Basic can be used on a C64 with a 256 kB REU, an Ultimate64 or an emulator.

The webpage of Vision Basic.
2022-06-03 - 12:13:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10251 - Category: C64, Program
Amaurote Isometric is a new game for the Commodore C128 computer. The game is developed by Krzysztof Dabrowski, Michał Hoffmann, James Svärd, Cal Skuthorpe and Maciej Witkowiak.
2022-06-03 - 12:12:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10250 - Category: C128(D), Game
Sid Sfx Editor is a SID sound effect editor (with a basic UI) that allows you to create some sound effects and export them to be used in BASIC or Assembly (through IRQ).
2022-06-03 - 12:11:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10249 - Category: C64, Program
A new YouTube video from CRG. In this video the overclocking of an Amiga 1200 accelerator card.
2022-06-03 - 12:10:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10248 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can now listen to a new episode of the Chip SID show with Max Hall. An hour long classic and new SID music.
2022-06-03 - 12:09:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10247 - Category: C64, Music
You can watch a new video from the LowSpecGamer channel. In this video the story of the 6502 processor.
2022-06-03 - 12:08:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10246 - Category: Commodore, YouTube
There is a new episode of the MEGA65 podcast available. In this episode an update of the developments for the MEGA65 project.
2022-06-03 - 12:07:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10245 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Podcast
Retro Ravi makes 8-bit mixes with his Amiga computers. The theme of this episode is: Sunday Amiga DJ Session.
2022-06-03 - 12:06:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10244 - Category: Amiga, Music
Disc Disk Revolution (DDR64) is a program that allows reading and writing C64 disks using a GreaseWeazle. Supports 40 and 80-track drives and the following formats: CBM DOS, Vorpal, EA/PirateSlayer, XEMAG, ProMat64 and Melbourne House.
2022-06-03 - 12:05:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10243 - Category: C64, Program
The TED Screen Editor is a new program for the Commodore Plus/4 computer developed by Xander Mol. The features are: Screen size 40x25 or bigger (max = 15.615 bytes), custom charsets, luminance (121 colours) and blink.
2022-06-03 - 12:04:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10242 - Category: C16, C116, Plus/4, Program
Minijump is a new game for the Commodore C64 computer. The game is developed by Iceout and is the file-size is only 512 Bytes.
2022-06-03 - 12:03:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10241 - Category: C64, Game
Triangular OS is a operating system for the VIC20 computer. In this version updates for the DISK program, MATH calculator, SYNTH program and a new racing game by Fabrizio Caruso.
2022-06-03 - 12:02:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10240 - Category: VIC-20, Program
You can listen to a new episode of the Ewig Gestern podcast (German language). In this episode: The software company Psygnosis.
2022-06-03 - 12:01:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10239 - Category: Amiga, Podcast
The CGSC (Compute's Gazette Sid Collection) has had an update. The COMPUTE!'s Sidplayer is a music system, created by Craig Chamberlain and Harry Bratt, for the Commodore 64. The aim of the Compute's Gazette Sid Collection is to preserve as many of those Sidplayer music files in one location as possible. The current collection contains 15847 MUS, 4337 STR and 5443 WDS files.
2022-06-03 - 12:00:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 10238 - Category: C64, Music
On the uni64.com website you can now order a PCB to build a modulator (S-Video) for old C64 boards. Luma, Chroma and a switchable Strip-Fix (AEC) are adjustable with this board. Also a S-VIDEO and Audio socket can be added.
2022-05-27 - 12:20:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10237 - Category: C64, Hardware
The Belgian Amiga Club meeting is about bringing your own Amiga computer and have fun. You can also win an Amiga 500 with a PiStorm. The meeting is on the 4th of June 2022 in Zwijndrecht, Belgium.

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2022-05-27 - 12:19:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10236 - Category: Amiga, Event
You can watch a new video from the Reviving Retro YouTube channel. In this episode the repair of a Commodore C128 computer with an audio problem.
2022-05-27 - 12:18:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10235 - Category: C128(D), Repair
Chris Edwards Restoration has made a new video. In this video he replaces the electrolytic capacitors in a Amiga CDTV computer.
2022-05-27 - 12:17:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10234 - Category: Amiga, Repair
You can now watch a new video from the "Arctic retro" Youtube channel. In this video the repair of a Commodore C64 computer with a faulty 9 Volts, video and keyboard.
2022-05-27 - 12:16:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10233 - Category: C64, Repair
You can watch a new video from the "Hold and Modify" YouTube channel. In this video Kevin Quattro talks about the Amiga 2500 computer.
2022-05-27 - 12:15:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10232 - Category: Amiga, Video
Anykey & Joyride are programs for the Commodore C64, 128, Plus/4, PET, MEGA65 or an emulator to test the keyboard, but also the joysticks, mouse, light-pen etc.

Joyride
2022-05-27 - 12:14:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10231 - Category: C64, Program
You can watch a new YouTube video from Bil Herd. In this episode Bil and Ben talk with Cary Sagady about the Amiga Genlock.
2022-05-27 - 12:13:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10230 - Category: Amiga, Podcast
Mob City is a new game for the Commodore C16 and Plus/4 computer, developed by Stinaris. The game is based on the arcade classic "Empire City: 1931".
2022-05-27 - 12:12:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10229 - Category: C16, C116, Plus/4, Game
The webpage Everything Amiga added new articles last month: Take Him To Detroit, Jumping Jack 'Son - Rock and Rol, Ishar is Skyrim for the Amiga and Stunt Car Racer is a Geof.
2022-05-27 - 12:11:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10228 - Category: Amiga, Podcast
A new YouTube video from Wolfgang Kierdorf is now available. In this episode Wolfgang is repairing a Commodore C64 computer and a Commodore 1541 disk drive.
2022-05-27 - 12:10:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10227 - Category: C64, Repair
On the web page Flashtro.com you can see many cracker intros within your browser. The original intros from the Amiga, Atari-ST, Dreamcast, PC, Playstation etc. are converted to Flash. The most recent flashtro's are: ROG - Bob, Phantasie - Cabal, TSK - STAG, Flashtro - Coco Banana and Scoopex - Air Supply.
2022-05-27 - 12:09:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10226 - Category: Commodore, Demo
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high-quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: DISKMON 1.0, Lär dig programmera Commodore VIC64 Steg for Steg Tredje boken and Commodore 64/128 Hardware Udvidelse.
2022-05-27 - 12:08:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10225 - Category: Commodore, Book
GridIron is a new game for the Commodore VIC20 computer. The game is developed by FantasySoftwareDesigns and is also available on cassette. The game can be played on a unexpanded VIC20 and is PAL/NTSC compatible.
2022-05-27 - 12:07:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10224 - Category: VIC-20, Game
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. Update: Space Crusade, Mortal Kombat 2, Extemporized, Shuttle, Red Zone, Amazing Tunes, Fusion, 1943 - The Battle of Midway, Test Drive, Red Zone, Conquests of Camelot, Air Support, Narco Police, Indianapolis 500 and Syndicate.
2022-05-27 - 12:06:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10223 - Category: Amiga, Game
Mark Sawicki has made a new video. In this video Mark is installing an ARM2SID in a Commodore C64 computer.
2022-05-27 - 12:05:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 10222 - Category: C64, Hardware

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