U17 PLAnkton
The U17 PLAnkton is a replacement for the original PLA in the Commodore C64. This PLA replacement is developed by e5frog and is based on a Xilinx XC9536XL. The U17 PLAnkton is compatible with all C64 computers and it only uses 20 mA of current instead of 100 mA of the original PLA.
Amiga Ranger
Chrisxyz published a series of photos of the Amiga Ranger. The Amiga Ranger was to be the successor of the Amiga 1000. On the photos you can see the Zorro boards and a mock-up of the housing and the disk drives.
Generation 64 - English version
A new Kickstart project is started to make an English translation of the Swedish book Generation 64. The finished book will be a hardcover with a dust cover. A selection of the people who are in the book: Karl Hörnell, Fredrik Liljegren, Kim Nordström, Oskar Stål, Martin Walfisz, Lars Hård, Fairlight, Triad, Mr.Z, Strider, Ixion, Xerox, King Fisher, Mahoney, Bacchus, The Sarge, Gollum, and many more...
Calimero v0.16 - MorphOS
Calimero is a powerful DTP program for MorphOS. The program can import and export many different formats. The program supports multi page, columns, header, footer, separators, hyperlinks, text-warp, table of contents, background texture and much more. Changes in this version: New line ends, feehand polygones, custom shapes. Export a object (groups) as a SVG or PNG, and new settings for the picture tracer.
1541 Diagnostic Cartridge
Jani released an cartridge that can be used when testing or repairing a Commodore 1541 disk drive. The available programs are: Alignment check, Show BAM, Disk command, Directory, Error scan, Fast format, Head exerciser, Send I0, Reverse knock, Speed check, Performance test, Validate disk and Sector view.
Amiga RGB - YPrPb converter
AuSPuFF2 has developed and Amiga RGB to YPrPb component converter. The circuit is based on the "Narmi" design, but this design uses different operational amplifier and both +5 VDC and -5VDC power supplies. The circuit board is designed with SMD components to fit inside a SUB-D connector.

How to make an 23 pin D-SUB connector.
SID 8580 - 6581 adapter
Перезапуск is developing a adapter that makes it possible to use a SID 8580 with a motherboard for a SID 6581. To make this possible the adapter has a 12 to 9 VDC conversion, modifications for the filter capacitors, AD-convertor (POT) and audio output.
Kartofel - AROS
Pawel Aleksander Fedorynski developed the game Kartofel for Linux, Mac and Windows. The game is now converted to AROS by Cavemann. In the game you must connect the numbered dots in order, without making a crossing.
Zzarko developed a program that can detect and repair errors on a d64 diskette image. The program is written in the programming language Python, and can be used on many computer systems.
AmiModRadio is a system that makes it possible to play all 20,000+ mods on Aminet. AmiModRadio is composed essentially of four parts: A small FTP client (download), a XAD client (unarchive), a ARexx program and a MUI interface to control the various parts of AmiModRadio.
Mini 32K RAM expansion - VIC20
k3ys developed an mini 32K RAM expansion that hides in the Commodore VIC20 cartridge port. The RAM expansion is based on the design from Adam Bergström. You can select how much RAM is active, enable or disable the cartridge and make the RAM read-only.
RockMaze - C64
Graham Axten developed the game RockMaze in 1996, but only released it now with the help of Dr. Science. The game is inspired by the games Boulderdash and Repton. In the game you must collect all of the diamonds to finish the level. The game has 16 levels and a level editor.
Video DAC - Commodore 128
John Carlsen developed an video digital-to-analogue converter for the Commodore 128. This converter works together with the Gonbes GBS-8220 video converter. The video DAC converts the digital RGBI (red, green, blue, and intensity) signals accurately to the analogue levels used inside a genuine Commodore monitor.
Acrylic C64
Lichtmichel is developing a small series of acrylic housings for the Commodore C64. You can add LED lighting and your own design of ventilation openings. The housing will be laser cut from acrylic and is made for the ASSY 250469 motherboard. But custom designs for other motherboards are possible.
A1200 Computer housing - Kickstarter
A new Kickstart project wants to produce new A1200 computer housings. The housing will be made with injection molds with a quality plastic (ASA) with anti-UV and will be super resistive. No yellowing anymore. The new housing are prepared for a CF slot, HcX display and video out.
The story of the Commodore 64 in pixels
Chris Wilkins is searching for backers for his Kickstarter project: A high quality book on one of the world's most popular 8-bit computers - the Commodore 64. The content of the book will be: The history of the Commodore 64, the games that appeared on cartridge and the SID chip.
AmiKit 8.5
A new version of AmiKit is now available as a download. The changes in this version are: The games Flight of the Amazon Queen and Beneath a Steel Sky. Directory Opus 5 manuals in PDF format. The latest version of NetSurf browser with JavaScript support. Updates for MUI4, EvenMore, IconLib, AISS, ScummVM and WHDLoad.
CharPad V2 Beta 10072015
Stewart Wilson from Subchrist Software released a new version of CharPad. With this (Windows) program you can edit your characters. Changes in this version: Support for up to 8 x 8 tiles. Improvements for the Snapshot Ripper: Tile / map data formats, Map data deciphering method (XOR / ROR), Save RAM Dump option and the map panning tool.
Sum USB adapter - Amiga 500/2000/3000
Retro 7-bit has developed the Sum USB adapter for the Amiga 1200. Now they have made an prototype for the Amiga 500, 2000 and 3000. You can watch a YouTube video and learn more about the Sum USB adapter for the A 500/2000/3000.
VIC20 - K9
Chris Adams built a robot in 1982 that looked like a dog and he called it K9. After many years he decided to restore the K9 to its former glory. The K9 is controlled by a Commodore VIC20 with a speech synthesizer. You can read more about the K9 on his blog.
Get to the End - C64
Get to the End is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is programmed by Iceout, the music is composed by NecroPolo and the graphics are made by Alias Medron. In the game you must avoid the obstacles when you try to reach the end. You can use the joystick or the keyboard.
AROS Vision 2.9.4
A new version of AROS Vision is now available. AROS is based on concepts and ideas of the Amiga and the 68000 processor. AROS supports X86, ARM, PPC and 68k. In this version updates for: Amiblitz, Free Pascal, Hollywood: MUI Royale, GL Galore, InstallerGen, Netsurf and Netsurf AGA.
LogicProHacks - SID
LogicProHacks made a video about using the ES P synthesizer to emulate the SID chip from the Commodore C64. In the video you can see all the necessary settings of the Oscillator parameters: The triangle, saw-tooth, rectangle and the noise generator.
C65 - FPGA
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. In the last month he has been working on the sprites, enhanced sprites (100 x 64 pixels) and multi-colour sprites.
Chrysalis 3.9.1 - MorphOS
Yannick Buchys Chrysalis maintains the Chrysalis software package for MorphOS. Updates in this version: E-UAE JIT, SoundBankster, FCEU, Hu-Go!, yWeather, Sirena Player, VAMP, ACE, Oricutron, SimpleMail, DigiBooster, gTranslator, InstallerGen, VoxelBird, CodeAudio, SimpleCat and LoView. New in this version: exFAT filesystem, DAPlayer, VoxelNoid 3D, Wazp3D, Calimero, TwittAmiga, AmigaMark, MUIBase, Stella, SMBMounter, NoWinED, ShowVector, Wings Battlefield demo, Toram, CRABUM SP, April SP and HollywoodPlayer.
Arc64 V2.6
Arc64 is a tool to deal with D64, T64, LNX and ZipCode archives, made by Graham. It can be used to edit or convert D64 images, run D64 images in the VICE emulator. Changes in this version: An improvement for adding T64 files. A better name generator for broken T64 files. And added a file information window.
Amiga Future #115
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Playfield, Tecnoball Z, Minos, Amiiga 10x10, Help my Cat, Star Trek Voyager: Elite Force, Bed Games, Jay the Miner, Volfied, Wings Battlefield, Commodore Amiga: a visual Commpendium, The Amiga Workbench Simulation, Pegasos, MorphOS 3.8, WHDLoad, Phase 5 Digital Products, Demoscene, ArtEffect, Programming with AmigaOS4 (13) and a interview with Paul Gardner-Stephen (Mega65).
Scene World Podcast #9
Scene World Podcast is a podcast about the Commodore scene. In this episode: Dave Lowe, Dave is one of the most prolific game musicians on any platform. Now he and his daughter, Holly Jazz Lowe, are working on a new project that is called Uncle Art: A Temporal Shift.
Amiga PCB Explorer
Amiga PCB Explorer is a web based information system developed by Christian Euler. You can use the system for repairing Amiga motherboards. At the moment the layout of the A4000 Rev.B motherboard is available with components, pin assignment and traces.
AROK - 2015
The AROK party for this year is scheduled for 14-16 August 2015 in Ajkarendek, Hungary. This year they have the following competitions: Demo (Max: 10 minutes), Graphics (Runnable, no animation), Music (Runnable, no covers, max 3 minutes), Streamed music (mp3, 128kbit) and Wild (anything else).
ArtBase - Amiga
ArtBase is a program for creating configurable masks for your tables and databases. The features are: Import in CSV-format (For example: Excel, OpenOffice, TurboCalc, Bento or Datamat). Free design possibilities. Support for: short, long or linked text, pictures, music, sideshows, checkmarks, E-mail and URL-addresses.
Zuid - C64
Zuid is a new game for the Commodore C64 developed by Drew Rodger. He made the game a long time ago and now he found this SEUCK games on one of his old diskettes. In the game you must escape from the humans. You can use a plasma weapon, but be careful with the (very annoying) bouncing ball.
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: Lure of the Temptress V 2, Tristar Source, Tristar Source, World of Twist - Coders Companion, Flashtro - James Pond 1MB, Flashtro - Fright Night, DOC - Fuck, The Band - Manhattan Dealers, Aces - Zany Golf, Aces - Emerald Mine 4, Lightforce - Travel Manager, DOC - Xmas Intro and Vision - Amistec.
Servant64 is a Open-Source project that makes it possible to use a bidirectional connection between a Commodore 64 (User-port) and a Windows PC (USB). The hardware is based on cost effective and modular hardware.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Inspiration Is Gone, Vaginal Massacre, Playbyte Commercial, Rap is Crap, The Audience is Listening and The 100 Most Remembered C64 Game-Tunes. Improved: Days of Thunder, Vaginal Massacre and Lorna.
Spindle 2.1 - C64
Spindle is an integrated linking, loading and crunching solution for C64 trackmos. The core of Spindle is a cutting-edge IRQ loader featuring extremely fast loading and de-crunching. Spindle provides an optional linking framework that automates much of the tedious work traditionally associated with trackmo development.
ContikiBBS is a tiny, little and text based bulletin board system (BBS) for the Commodore 64 home computer and a compatible Ethernet cartridge (e.g. TFE, RRnet, 64NIC+). It can be accessed through a standard telnet connection and currently provides basic BBS functionality.
Spix In Space - C64
Roberto Ricioppo has made a new game for the Commodore C64 with the help of Sideways Scrolling SEUCK. In the game you must guide Spix through space, and shoot down the aliens that come near him. Don't let them get him, otherwise you will lose a life.
Amiga reloaded
Individual Computers is developing a new Amiga motherboard. The features are: Form factor: A500 case. Chipset: AGA chips Alice, Lisa and Paula. CPU: A1200-compatible CPU slot. Power supply: 14 - 19 VDC. Video: 15kHz RGB / Indivision AGA MK2. Audio: 3.5mm stereo jack. Keyboard: A500 / A1200. ROMs: 1 MB flash ROM. Floppy Disk: PC disk drive: IO Subsystem: 32-bit, 14MB/s. Mass Storage: 2 CF-cards.
Jeroen Tel - Tel Me More
Jeroen Tel wants to make a new album that will be called Tel Me More. He wants to raise funds for studio time, CD mastering, pressing a limited edition LP Vinyl album, a poster, etc. The album will include the following titles: Robocop 3, Cybernoid II The Revenge, Rubicon, Hawkeye, Myth, Turbo Outrun, Supremacy, Stormlord, Battle Valley, Cybernoid, Eliminator and Iron Lord.
Minimig-MiST v1.0
A new core for the MiST is now available. The features are: OCS, ECS and AGA chip-sets, ChipRAM: 0.5MB - 2.0MB, SlowRAM: 0.0MB - 1.5MB, FastRAM: 0.0MB - 24MB, CPU: 68000, 68010 and 68020, Kickstart: 1.2 - 3.1, Floppy disks, Hard disks, PAL / NTSC, Amiga mouse, joysticks, MIDI in/out and USB.
SEUCK competition 2015
The results of the SEUCK competition 2015 are:
1. Abyssonaut - Anthony Stiller - 171 points
2. Gigablast - Alf Yngve - 158 points
3. T-UFO - Errazking - 157 points
4. Snatch McBlagger - 156 points
5. S-F-S - Wile Coyote - 141 points
6. Shamai - Slavia - 134 points
7. META14 - Errazking - 130 points
8. Shoot or Die - Tommy Nine - 116 points
9. Ocean Ninja - Slavia - 113 points
10. Scoff - PieVSPie - 99 points
11. Naait Raider - Fritske - 87 points
AmiCraft - Amiga
AmiCraft is a Minecraft like game for AmigaOS 4.x. The changes in this version are: The Edge of world works now without crash. Added: Much larger world, different biomes, chests, furnaces, ladders, iron ore, iron tools, stone bricks, steak, blocks with gravity (sand and gravel) and random block ticks.
GCart Jr
Thomas Lövskog is developing cartridges for the Commodore VIC-20. The GCart Junior is a RAM expansion for the VIC-20. The features are: RAM expansion for Block 1, 2, 3 & 5 and RAM 1, 2 & 3. Memory enable, disable and write protect. RAM at IO#2 and IO#3. 16 MB Flash with super fast loading and a 3D printed casing.
C64 Endings
The web page c64endings.co.uk has added new endings of Commodore C64 games. The most recent additions are: Lazer Tag (Go!), The Last Gladiator (Electronic Arts), Maximum Overdrive (Techno Tribal Designs), The Magic Candle (Minecraft) and Magnetron (Broderbund).
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 fort his month are: A - Z Paint Pad, Bodyparts, Read and Learn, Communicate, Tom's StoryBook, British League, Bunny, E-Swat Cyber Police, Hydacorn (PL), John Maddick, Colour It, Irregular Verbs, Japanese Vocab Builder, Photography #1, Sing-Along, Colouring Book/Star Quiz, GCSE Mathematics #1, How The Earth Began, Language Tutor, Akira, Al Kelly Slideshow, Altered Perceptions, Ami Empo 92, Anarchy Party, Best of PD #1, Genesis Slideshow, Tales of Fear, Viz Slideshow, Zenith Slideshow, Adventure, Aggression, Jungle Escape, Ladder, Mad Bomber II, Alien Genocide, Atomic Bombers, Baum, Gray Games, Grid Attack, Jackman and Mission Builder.
Retro Commodore
The web page retro-commodore.eu has many high quality scans available for the Commodore user. The latest additions are: Amiga ROM Kernel Reference Manual – Devices, Action Replay MKIII Manual (Danish), COMputer (Danish), Introduktion til Workbench 3 og AmigaDOS (Danish), Abacus AmigaDOS Inside & Out Revised, The AmigaDOS Manual 3rd Edition from Bantham Books, Data Becker Amiga DOS CLI v2.0 Rev (Danish) and Computer Issue 11 (Danish).
Boingsworld #65
A new episode of BoingsWorld (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Amiga news, Ernie on a secret Mission (2), Amiga Meeting Bad Bramstedt, Classic Computing France, Amiga 30 Years in Neuss, Final Writer, MultiviewerNG, Sam-User: AmigaOS4.1, Wings Battlefield, Crazy Paradise BBS, Amiga 30 Years in Amsterdam and Amiga30 BoingsWorld videos.
The evolution of the (Epyx) Games
Jimmy Maher wrote a blog about the evolution of the (Epyx) games. In this story Jimmy tells about the American home-computer industry in the eighties. He talks about the Epyx games Summer Games, Winter Olympics, Summer Games II and California Games.
HVSC #63
There is a update available of the High Voltage SID Collection. There are now more then 46,500 SIDs in the collection. In this update 798 new SIDs, 121 fixed/better rips, 412 SID credit fixes, 67 SID model/clock infos, 27 tunes identified and 46 tunes moved. You can download the update from the HVSC web page.