Adrian Kurek has modified his Commodore C64 to work on 12 VDC. This makes it possible to use a battery to power the C64. But this is not the only modification he made, he also added: SD2IEC, Mini LCD screen, Stereo SID with amplifier and speakers and JiffyDOS OS.
You can now vote for your favourite game in the SEUCK competition 2015. The entries for this year are: GigaBlast, S.F.S (Special Forces Soldier), Snatch McBlagger, Shoot or Die, Abyssonaut, Naait Raaider, T-UFO, Shamai - Return of Myths, META14, Payback Time, The Ocean Ninja and Scoff.
Geo Anas developed a monitor for the PLA inside a Commodore 64. This system shows which part of the C64 is selected by the PLA: VIC-II (Red), 6510 I/O (Blue), CharROM (Yellow), Kernal (Green), Basic (Yellow), CasRAM, Game and ExROM (White).
EvenMore is an text viewer for AmigaOS. The features are proportional font support, multi-coloured text, file conversion plugins, and more. Recent changes: For the FinalWriter/Copy-Plugin there is now support for strike-through text.
The web page c64games.de had an update. You can now find 6330 games on this web page. The new games are: Abrasco Golf, Block n Tropic, Break64, GAC - The Graphic Adventure Creator, Geisterhaus, Geisterjagd, Ocean Ranger, Rebound (CCI), Rebound (David Kinder), Rebound (Markt und Technik), Rent-a-cop Reloaded Preview, Return of Heracles, Simulgolf, Starslayer, Swoop (Ahoy) Swoop (Micro Power), Swooper, Tazz, The Adventures of Alain, The Marlo Files, Tornado (Multisoft), Toyz, Tropical Fever and Tropical Fever II.
AMIcast is an English podcast about the world of Amiga. In this episode: An interview with Pascal Papara about AEROS and AROS - Another look at the future of the Amiga. Music: Murdilokustra and Nobody's Home.
Dungeon Crawl is a new game for the Commodore C64 made by TWW from the Creators. In the game you must find your way through many cold and dark dungeons and collect keys. You must also fight with big rats that hide in dark places.
Help My Cat! is a small platform puzzle adventure developed by Bugala. In the game you must get a cat down from a tree. The game is available for Amiga OS3/4, AROS, MorphOS, Windows, Mac and Linux computers.
The video of Help my Cat!
The video of Help my Cat!
Ozgurbarka created the opening scene from Last Ninja 2 in LEGO. Last Ninja 2 was released by System 3 for the Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and the Amstrad CPC in 1988. This was one of the most successful games for the Commodore 64 with beautiful game play, stunning detailed graphics and amazing music.
In this episode of the Scene World Podcast the following: The famous game music composer Jeroen Tel and singer / dancer Tess Fries are together moving music forward with their new Pixel-Pop genre.
EdiSyn in an editor with Tabs and Syntax highlighting (C/C++, HTML and Pascal) for AROS. Changes in this version: Added the Hollywood highlighter (Magorium) and font selection. Improved the loading of HTML colours and the export of HTML.
Vasm is a assembler to create linkable objects in various formats. The following CPUs are supported: M680x0, ColdFire, 80x86, PowerPC, ARM, Jaguar RISC, Z80, C16x/ST10, 6502 and the 6800. Visit the web page to read about the changes in this version.
880 Gamer is a English pdf magazine for the Amiga user. In this magazine the following articles: News, Cover Disk, 30 Years Amiga, Game On: Street Fighter II, Pang!, Super Hang On, Silkworm and Toki. Bleeding eyes: World of Commodore, Ray of Hope and Faktory. Cheats and Talk-back.
Wiebo de Wit is writing a blog on how to program a Tetris game in 6502 assembler. In each episode he explains how a part of the game works. In this episode: Line Score, Play Level and Next Block.
Return magazine is a German print magazine about the 8-bit computers from A (Atari) to Z (ZX Spectrum). In this edition: 20 Years PlayStation, Dynamite Headdy (Mega Drive), Donkey Kong Junior (C64), Tim Wright (CoLD SToRAGE), AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition, RGCD 16K (C64), Lindwendture (C64), Einhänder (PlayStation), Sys Check II (Atari XL), Tiger Heli, Gamescom 2014, Remix: Fist II - The Legend Continues, Crossover: Street Fighter II, Pixelkunst: Art Design and much more.
The SD-BOX is a cartridge for the Commodore C64 with an SD card interface. The cartridge has many functions for the disk drive and the Datassette. Recent updates: Manual in English. Improvements for the HEX preview. Error message when copying files and change device or directory. Improvement for the keyboard and joystick.
Looter is a new game for the Commodore Plus/4. This clone from the Commodore C64 version is made by OnlineProf2010. In the game you must collect all the treasures and avoid the blobs and orcs. You can improve your health in the game by collection the hearts.
The MG Tracker is a music editor that utilises the Matt Gray Commodore 64 Dominator Replayer. Changes in this version: New UI design by Isildur/Samar!, New keyboard shortcuts, portable dialogs and multiplatform. The program is available for MacOS, Windows and Linux.
FRGCB (Finnish Retro Game Comparison Blog) is a new 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: Cybernoid - The Fighting Machine, Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior, NGOTM: Teodoro no sabe volar, Alley Cat, Scumball and Unique Games! (7).
David Horrocks released a new version of his Hoxs64 emulator. The latest changes are: Improvements for the disk drive VIA emulation, the sound (Comaland 2014 demo) and the Windows GUI.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: WHDLoad V18.1, Celebration, Music Disk, Walkman Music and Oasis. Improved: Burntime, Spherical Worlds, Day of the Pharaoh, A-Train (Maxis), Golden Axe, Colossus Chess X, Fiendish Freddy's Big Top'o Fun, Super Cars and Krusty's Super Fun House.
The SD-BOX MINI cartridge is designed for user that already own a SD2IEC. The features are: View the content of diskettes or the SD card. Copy files from diskette to cassette. Turbo Exos v3, menus and support for the joystick.
Patrick from dottyflowers.com has scanned the Dutch computer magazines KIM Kenner, 6502 Kenner and µP Kenner. He made the magazines available on his web page last year. Patrick has now converted all the magazines to pdf for easy access.
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: Added a Textbox, Rectangles with round edges and a virtual button. And it is now possible to transparent fill an object.
The HVTC or High Voltage TED Collection is an collection of music for the Commodore C16, 116 and the Plus/4. The files that are available, are the original programs that produce the music with the TED music chip. At the moment there are 426 files available in the database.
The C64.com web page had an interview with Kurt Lekanger. Kurt was active in the Commodore scene from 1985 until 1990 in the group The Suppliers. In this group he started as a swapper, but later he started making demos and cracked a few games.
RetroWiki is an Spanish pdf Retro Computer Magazine. In this edition the following articles: News, ZX Spectrum Vega, Samarux, Spectrum+, Amiga: It Came From the Desert, Arcades, Galaga 88 and SEGA Master System.
Crates is a three dimensional puzzle game from Octaspire Games. It consists of missions that consist of levels. To pass a level, you must move the player to the exit by interacting with the different kinds of crates in the level. You must also collect all the keys and toggle all the toggles.
This is the "Remastered Edition" of the Marlo Files, which is a compilation of two text adventures that are made by Binary Legends, created using the Quest Writer adventure game maker. In this version: New title screen, tweaks, corrections and changes for the puzzles.
In this German language d64 magazine for the Commodore C116, C16 and the Plus/4 the following articles: Tips & Tricks: Directory, Pause and TI$ in BASIC. Games: Conway's game of live - Moon landing. Games Guide: Dizzys (2). User Guide: SVS-Calc v2.0 Doc. (7). And also many demos and pictures.
Propaganda is an English diskette magazine for the Commodore scene. In this edition the following articles: Latest gossip, the charts, an interview with Jonas Hulten - Bruce Lee II, wanted, feedback, miscellaneous, awards and the list.
View64 can be used to view native C64 image files without using an emulator or a real C64. The features of this program are: Open source, Supports of many image formats (70+), PAL/NTSC S-Video and RGB rendering, Scanline, shadow mask, chroma leakage simulation, Multicolor interlace de-interlacing and image saving to BMP.
The C64.com web page had an interview with Ivan Davies. Ivan is a game designer. His first computer was an Commodore VIC-20. Later he started to make grafix for games. The games he worked on are: Red Heat, Cabal, Midnight Resistance and Hudson Hawk.
A new edition of the English pdf, text, seq, d64, html and Ebook magazine is now available. In this edition the following: Editorial, News for the C64, Plus/4, VIC20 and Amiga users. Instant Music Scraps. Let the Magic Begin Anew. Amiga Buyers Guide. Reviews: UK1541, Stairrunner, Rush - PET Game, Scramble, Rocket Smash, Xain'D Sleena, Brick Buster!, Penultimate Fantasy V1.1, Tutti Frutti 64 and Battle Khaos II.
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Playfield, HGui, Swamp Defense 2, Solomon's Key 2, Jet Hunt, London Rain Matrix, Pac Boy, Scorpio, Oldtimer, BetterWB, Screensaver, Hollywood 6.0, AmiKit 8.3, WD MY Cloud Mirror, Smart Home, Haage & Partner, Demoscene, Programming with AmigaOS4 (12), Cherry Darling (2) and Alastar Murray.
C64 Studio is a assembly development environment which is dependent on VICE. You can write assembly code and test this with the VICE emulator. Recent changes: Alternative BG colour for the map editor, True drive toggle-able, Emulator choice, Undo for map editor, charset editor and sprite editor. Improvements for Easyflash creation, PETSCII table dialog, Tiles and builds.
VoR is a quick action game where you drive a space ship and try to avoid crashing into rocks. The game is developed by Jason Woofenden and Josh Grams and is available for AROS, AmigaOS 4, Linux and Windows. The game has a normal and easy mode, pause and a full screen mode.
There are more new games for the SEUCK competition 2015: Abyssonaut by Anthony Stiller, Naait Raaider by Fritske, Return of the Myths by Slavia, T-Ufo by Errazking and META14 by Errazking. The voting will start on 09-May-2015.
You can listen to new remixes on the AmigaRemix web page. The following Amiga music is added to the web page: Shadow of the Beast 3, Turrican Medley, Bubble Bobble, Agony, Lotus III Theme, Galactic: The Xmas Edition, Battle Squadron, Chambers of Shaolin, Lemmings Medley Remix, Flashback Holocube, Clairvoyance by Absolute! - Just A Dream, The Town With No Name, Apidya - Meadows, Weird Dreams, Treasures of the Savage Frontier, Bubba'N'Stix, Xenon2, Shadow of the Beast, Shadow of the Beast III, STATIX - Against Time and Hymn To Aurora.
The last couple of months there have been updates for Kick Assembler. The recent changes are: Improvements for ListValue.addAll(list), the .byte/.word directives, HashTable(), put() and the asNumber function.
Amiga Mania is a Hungarian Amiga magazine (pdf). In this edition: Startup-sequence, News, DraCo, QuickShot QS-162, Individual X-Surf 2, Hollywood 6: Epiphany, ACA500, AmigaOS4.1 Final Edition, FastATA 1200 MK-IV CF/SATA, MIST, Judge Solid interview, The Middle Ages, Flipperológia, Great Courts Tennis 2, Cherry Darling interview, Wings Battlefield, Swamp Defense 2, Extractors, Demológia - Pure, Metal Coders: Alpha and Omega, Fears CD32 and The cult of pixels - Retreat.
Edu Arana made an IECATA interface for the Commodore C64. This interface is based on the IECATA interface developed by Asbjørn Djupdal in 2002. Specifications: ATA hard drives up to 128GB. Supports standard kernel command, PRG, SEQ and sub directories.
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: Brainstorm - Nitro Boost, Brainstorm - Rock and Roll, Anthrox - Nicky Boom II, Taipan - Kamikaze, Taipan - RanX, Scoopex - Tecnoball Z, Wanted Team - Sunny Shine, Scoopex - Crash Landing, Empire - Fighter Bomber, Bitstoppers & fusion - 1 Tornado, Tarkus Team - Dynatec, Immortal - SuperBase and Supplex - Enchanter.
The MEGA65 is an open-source version of the C65 computer. The FPGA is programmed by Paul Gardner-Stephen and the system is a complete 8-bit computer running around 50x faster than a C64. The features are: HD output, SD card support, Ethernet and more memory.
Meridian makes it possible to create virtual hotkeys by using the mouse. You draw a symbol and Meridian will start the requested action. For example: Flipping screens and windows, closing windows, quitting requesters, starting programs and actions just by moving the mouse.
R'zo released Chiptunes volume 1 for the unexpanded VIC 20 with SD2IEC or VICE emulation. You can listen to 10 tunes: Looper, Ressurection, Revenge, Viral, Redemption, Return, TVC, Movement, Mindstroyer and AD.
Gona updated his web page with technical information about Commodore monitors. This web page has information about: manufacturers, connectors, resolutions, introduction year and application. Recent updates: Commodore 1803, 1432V, 1432D, 1428 and 1428X.
Mr. Angry Dude is a new platform game for the Commodore Plus/4 made by Mika (Misfit). In the game you must guide Mr. Angry Dude through 8 levels. The game is written in Machine code and can be played on a 16 KiB NTSC or PAL machine.
Abbaye des Morts is a game for AROS that takes place in the 13th century. In this game you are Jean Raymond and you live inside an old church in France. You must find the hidden secrets and fight against the ancient evil that is still present in the church.