Return #29
Return magazine is a German printed magazine for classic computers and consoles. In this edition: Nintendo 64, Conker, The Great Timber Tantrum (SNES), Rebooteroids (Atari Jaguar), Shenmue (Dreamcast), Joachim Witt, Games from the future, Zelda (NES), Eight players on the C64: SuperPad64 and Race+, Center Court 2 (Amiga), Anarcho Ride (Atari ST), ATASCII-1K-Blaster, Space Trip 2086 (C64), PC-Engine (NEC), 720 and Rod Land.
RECOIL 4.0.0
RECOIL is a viewer of pictures in native formats of Amiga, Atari 8-bit, Atari Portfolio, Atari ST, Atari Falcon, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum computers. The program is available for Andriod, Windows and Linux or as plugin for XnView, Imagine or Paint.NET. New in this version: Graph2Font (G2F), GED, Floor Designer (FGE), Standard Graphics 3 (SG3), Graphic Arts Department (PIC), Texture Maker0 16x16x16 (TX0), DrawIt, Sketch-PadDles (SKP), MCH, IFF, ZXpaintyONE (ZP1, RAW) and P.
Sprite Castle
Rob "Flack" O'Hara has a web page for all his podcasts. Besides the podcast you can also find the links of web pages mentioned in the podcast. In this podcast: BC's Quest for Tires.
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 Kids Guide to Home Computers, Techniques Of Basic, CCI, Final Cart Manual and Zeus 64 Assembler Instructions.
Commodore.software
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: Go64 2007-01-03, 2006-10-12, 2006-01, 2006-06-07, 2006-02, 2005-07, 2005-01, 2005-12, 2005-05, 2005-08, 2005-03 and 2005-10.
1541-II replacement power supply - Jan Beta
Jan Beta made a video about a replacement power supply for the Commodore 1541-II disk drive. In the video he will test this 2 Euro replacement.
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: 130 new, 95 updated and 7 removed.
UltrafontPC v1
UltrafontPC is a cross development tool for creating and editing C64 Hires character sets. The program is based on VICZen written by Mark Thomas Ross. The changes and additional code is done by Andrew Vaisey.
LCD character screen - user-port
"The 8-Bit Guy" has posted an inspiring video. How to connect a character LCD to the user-port. Many things go wrong but in the end the project succeeds.
IECHost
Luigi Di Fraia is now working on a directory / file system for his IECHost device. With this device you can connect a Commodore IEC disk drive via USB to a PC.
Komoda & Amiga Plus #7
Komoda & Amiga Plus is an pdf magazine (English and Polish language) for the Commodore user. In this edition: Pharaoh, Xplode Man, Super Silverfish, Jerry's Quest, My Life, Hat Trick, The Bear Essentials, Samurai Warrior, Thomas Heinrich, File Managers - SD2IEC, Pentagorat, Power Glove, SEUCK Compo 2016, Astromenace, Jon Hare, Blade Warrior, Trevor Dickinson, Amiga - 3D glasses, Final Writer 7.0, Amiga fighting games guide, Furia EC020 - A600, Memory of the past, Retro in photography, Amiga 600 custom painted case & keyboard, Monkey Island, Gamepad Boomerang, 1024 bytes: The Germans, The Original 8-bit Memes, Maldita Castilla, Game Start/Game Over, C64 - PS2, Talking Heads and Johnny presents.
Scene World Podcast #33
Scene World Podcast is a podcast about the Commodore scene. In this episode: Ron Gilbert (Maniac Mansion, Monkey Island, The Cave and Thimbleweed Park).
The Retrogaming Times #8
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! - Starring Bruce Willis, Retrogaming Feels - Rogue and Roguelikes, Reviving Halcyon Days of Gaming Youth, The Controller Chronicles - Sega Genesis Control Pad, A Pirate's Life For Me - Seventh Journey, Weekly Retrogaming Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
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: Matrix mode, cartridge support and updated video mode.
SnapRip v1.2
FieserWolF released a new version of SnapRip. With SnapRip it is possible to extract koala, hires, petscii and the sprite-set from a Vice C64 snapshot file (*.vsf).
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: Kane (Mastertronic, 1986), FRGR #09: Bomulus and the Lost Crown (Teknopiste, 1986), Into The Eagle's Nest (Pandora, 1987), Quartet (Sega, 1986) and Congo Bongo (Sega, 1983).
Gunfright v1.10 - C64/128 & Plus/4
Gunfright is a game for the Commodore C64, C128 and the Plus/4. The game is developed by Emu and the music is from Saul Cross. Changes in this version: Improved the Bandit Draw speed, support for the SuperCPU for the C128 version and a new loading screen from STE.

The Plus/4 version of Gunfright v1.10.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Amiga A3000 System Schematics, Fontmaster 128, Spellmaster 128 and Calc Result advanced til Commodore 128 (Danish).
Antony Crowther interview - Retrogamesmaster
The web page Retrogamesmaster had an interview with Antony Crowther. Antony made games for the Commodore C64 such as: Aztec Tomb, Bat Attack, Blagger, Bug Blaster, Gryphon, Killerwatt, Loco, Monty Mole, William Wobbler and ZigZag.
Chicken Lips Radio #011
Chicken Lips Radio is a Podcast for the Commodore user. In this episode: ROM RAM upgrade - PET 2001-8N, D'Asaro Designs, Tynemouth Software, VCF East 2017, Changing the World 8 Bits at a Time, David Pleasance - Commodore: The Inside Story, Vintage Volts - Jeff Salzman, Mike Hill - Full Motion Commodore Video, Peter Fletcher - Battle Chess and Todd George / Commodorians.
Oldservers
The web page oldservers.net uses retro computers as servers. You can access files stored on their hard drives or view web pages created and hosted on them. A few examples of these servers are the Commodore C64, Commodore C16 and the Commodore PET 3032.
LOAD #03
LOAD is a German pdf magazine for retro computer users. In this edition: Editorial, News, Apple III, Bad electrolytic capacitors in CBM disk drives, DOS-Thinterminal, Battery damage in the Amiga 2000, IBM-PC, Amiga today, Game of life, Xlinux, Harddisk history, CP/M - ATmega88, CC 2016, Stefan Both and the Vintage Computing Festival Berlin 2017.
Petscii Editor 4.61
FieserWolf released a new version of the Petscii Editor. There are also new SIDs available: Deus, Formula 1 Simulator, Marco, N0rdl1cht 2013, Rox0r, The Waitress on Roller Skates and Valerio.
1541-II repair - Jan Beta
Jan Beta made a video about repairing a Commodore 1541-II disk drive. He inspected, cleaned and lubricated the disk drive and replaced the electrolytic capacitors.
Retro Asylum Podcast
Retro Asylum Podcast is an English podcast for the retro computer fans. In this episode: Top 10 Amiga driving games.
Mega65
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make a 8-bit computer for the 21st century. The most recent update: A prototype is now available for testing.
Convertron3000
Convertron3000 is a program to convert images from the PC to the Commodore C64. The program has been developed by fieserWolf.
Commodore 64: For the Love of a Machine
Andreas Wallström started a Kickstarter campaign for making book about the Commodore C64. In the book you will find interviews with Al Charpentier, Antony Crowther, Ben Daglish, Bob Yannes, Chris Hülsbeck, Dave Collier, Dave Rowe, Fred Gray, Karen Davies-Downey, Donna Steiner-Buttlaire, Dawn Jones, Ally Noble, John Twiddy and Zoltan Kelemen.
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: Freedom Fighters featuring Galactic Defender and Fearless Flyer, Magician, Orbyte Software, Commodore Software Encyclopedia, Softdisk Publishing, Sacramento Commodore Computer Club, BASIC Fun with Adventure Games, VisaCalc Home and Office Companion, Computer Digest and How to Get the Most Out of CompuServe.
IECHost
Luigi Di Fraia has made a demonstration video of his IECHost device. With this device you can connect a Commodore IEC disk drive via USB to a PC. In the demonstration he makes an d64 image in about 25 seconds.
Commodore.software
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: WinVICE 3.1, IDE64 Plugins Pack 2012, North West Arkansas Computer Users Association Disk Collection, CCGMS 2017 v4, CBMPrgStudio v3.10.0, DOS/65 for the Commodore 64, Compute!'s Mapping the Commodore 128, C16 Machine Language for the Absolute Beginner, Nics-C64-Disks_17Jan2016.SB, 1541 Ultimate 2+ Firmware v3.1, Hoxs64 (x86) v1.0.9.2 and The Load Newsletter - vol.01-01 & 01-02 1983.
The Retro Hour #65
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: Amiga demo scene Megademos, parties and Kim Frederiksen aka Psycho/Budbrain.
VICE 3.1
A new version of VICE (Versatile Commodore Emulator) is now available. Changes in this version: Improvements for the SID, StarDOS, 1571 (g64/p64) and the VIA. Support for script64, vizawrite64 and the paperclip64 dongle.
CBM-Transfer v1.00
Steve J. Gray released a new version of CBM-Transfer. CBM-Transfer is a collection of utilities for transferring files and working with diskette images. New in this edition: Improvements for error checking, Drag & Drop, filename detection and much more.
Retro Asylum Podcast 156
Retro Asylum Podcast is an English podcast for the retro computer fans. In this episode: Part 3 of the 8 Bit Wars. The games in this episode are Head over Heels, The Eidolon, Boulderdash, Bruce Lee, Star wars, Spy vs spy, Trailblazer and Summer Games.
The Retro Hour #64
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: Ben Heck - Commodore 64 original hardware laptop.
Floppy Days - Podcast #71
Floppy Days is an English podcast about Retro computers. In this episode: Brian Bagnall, Commodore: A Company on the Edge.
CBM prg Studio v3.10.0
Arthur Jordison has released a new version of CBM prg Studio. Changes in this version: Improvements for the Sprite editor, Character editor, Renumber, Compress and the SID tool.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Amiga Computing, CU Amiga Magazine, Diavolo Backup, Amiga 2000 Service Manual Main Unit, Busy Pack Økonomisystem for C128, Programming the Commodore 64 The Definitive Guide, Sixty programs for the Commodore 64, Vic20 Commercial, Mastering the Amiga, Din første database på Commodore 64, PageSetter LaserScript Registration Card and Updates Form, PageSetter LaserScript User's Guide, NewTek Digi-Paint Manual Addendum and Additional Information, NewTek Using Digi-Paint, GVP Installation Disk Notes and DesignWorks 2.0 User's Manual.
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: Up'n Down (Sega, 1983), Golf Master (Hewson/Rack-It, 1988) and Drelbs (Synapse Software, 1983).
Matt Gray interview - Retrogamesmaster
The web page Retrogamesmaster had an interview with Matt Gray. Matt made music for computer games such as: BMX Simulator II: Dirt Biking, Dizzy: Treasure Island, Driller, Maze Mania, Ninja Massacre, Yogi Bear and Last Ninja 2.
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: Commodore PET Series BASIC Programming (2), Darkhorn The Realm of the Warlords, The Great American Cross-Country Road Race, Arcticfox, The Bards Tale II The Destiny Knight, Fire King, Beginning BASIC on the Commodore 64, Approach Trainer Pilot, 1869, Commterm 64, The Very First C128 Tutorial, Portmaker Dual IO PCB V2, Datamaster Computer Cassette Model 5500 and Grappler CD Printer Interface.
Commodore: The Inside Story
David John Pleasance started a Kickstarter project to write a book about the history of Commodore. David was the managing director of Commodore UK and tells the story of how a huge corporation was mismanaged from Hero to Zero.
Commodore Free #96
A new edition of the English pdf, text, seq, d64, html and Ebook magazine is now available. In this edition the following: Editorial, news, Happy programming, Steve Morrow, SMILA, Slartibardfast, C64 Code Hacking, Martin Piper, SEUCK Redux Project and SuperBoot v1.00 - SuperCPU.
Floppy Days - Podcast #70
Floppy Days is an English podcast about Retro computers. In this episode: Interview with Michael Tomczyk, Ultimate 1MB, Atari DOS 2.5, Art of Atari, BASIC 10-liners and RetroChallenge 2017/04.
Retrochallenge 2017/04
The Retrochallenge competition will be held from 01-04-2017 until 30-04-2017. Everybody with a retro computer project can compete, but your computer system must be older than 10 years.
Return #28
Return magazine is a German print magazine about the 8-bit computers from A (Atari) to Z (ZX Spectrum). In this edition: Space Invaders, The Lands of Zador, Barnsley Badger, Chasm the Rift, Midijoy, Mame, Dune, Norton Commander, Game magazine from the 80s & 90s (3), Binarium, X-2016, AmigaOS (7), Bagman, Xenon2 Megablast, Thor and Int. Karate.
The Retrogaming Times #7
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!, Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, Apple IIGS Super Mario Bros., Nintendo 64 Controller, CoolBoy 198 in 1, VZ-200 & VZ-300, Retrogaming Dealers, Trivia Recap and See You Next Game.
Retrohax: Plastic repair
On the Retrohax web page you can see how to repair the plastic parts of your retro computer.
The story of Commodore and Atari - Leonard Tramiel
Dave Troy from TEDxMidAtlantic talks with Leonard Tramiel. In this interview Leonard talks about Commodore, Atari and why science education is more important now than ever.