Amiga game of 2015
The result of the best Amiga game of the year 2015 are published.
AmigaOS 68k: Zerosphere (Code Red / Alexander Grupe). AmigaOS 4.x / MorphOS and AROS: Wings Battlefield Ultimate Duel Edition (Cherry Darling). The complete results are available on the Obligement web page.
Calimero v2.50 - 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: Improvements for the screen handling, added a label printing system and many small errors were removed.
Amigaville #4
Amigaville is an English PDF magazine for the Amiga user with news and reviews of games & programs. In this edition: News, Reviews: From Doom to Gloom, Pacmania, Heroquest, Deluxe Galaga AGA, Castlevania and Prince of Persia.
Christoph Gutjahr interview
The web page Obligement has had an interview with Christoph Gutjahr. Christoph Gutjahr is an active member of two main websites of the Amiga scene: amiga-news.de and Aminet.
History of Personal Computing: Commodore Amiga
A new episode of the Personal Computing podcast is available. In this episode: Amiga Forever 2016, MorphOS, TRS80, FreHD in a Kaypro 2 / 4, SGI systems, Amiga 500, Amiga 1000, Amiga 4000 040/25MHz, Amiga 1200, Amiga 3000 - Video Toaster, Amiga 4000 - IV24 Picasso II Board and the Amiga A2000.
Rebound - AROS
Joshua Gerth released the game Rebound. The game is based on the classic game Diamonds from the early nineties. The game has 8 levels, but you can make more yourself with the level editor.
Boingsworld #72
A new episode of BoingsWorld (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Without Internet & Telephone, Sum keyboard adapter A234/CD32, Vampire II for the A600, ToG 1 free, WHDLoad now Freeware, Hollywood-Plugin Plananarama, WinUAE OS4, Dune 2 Mod, Odyssey, IBrowse 3, X1000 war 2010 and Amiga Netbook.
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: AMOSEyes, ASI Audio Magic V1.1, ASI Audio Magic V2.0, CAG, Soundtracker V2.6, Speed Utilities, Battle Eggs, Gravity Beam, Ice Crack & Renegades, Last Lap, Rockstar, Paranormal Investigations, Strange 1 / 2, UFO! 1 / 2, Aero Toons, Air Horn, Coyote II, Late Night, Terminal, Unsporting, Wile E (Cliff Hanger), 109, Ack Ack, C. Y. A. D, Nibbly and Raise The Titanic.
A520HD
GGLABS has developed the A520HD. The GGLABS A520HD is the HDTV equivalent of the classic Commodore A520 TV modulator. Instead of encoding the Amiga video signal to a low quality composite output it converts the RGB output to a high quality YPbPr signal compatible with HDTVs with a component input.
MorphOS 3.10 Software Development Kit
The MorphOS development team released version 3.10 of the MorphOS Software Development Kit (SDK). The changes are: GCC 5.3.0, LUA-Interpreter, ixemul v50.16, tar v1.28 and sed v4.2.2.
Amiga game awards 2015
The Obligement website is organizing another best game of the year competition. You can choose your own favourite from the list of games. The best 3 games of each systems (AmigaOS 68k, AmigaOS 4.x, MorphOS and AROS) will be revealed February 6, 2016.
AssaultCube Reloaded - Amiga
A new version of AssaultCube Reloaded for the Amiga is now available, changes in this version: New overload mode: destroy the enemy base, HUD waypoints, Grenade throw timer, Hide shot lines, More UI options, Scoreboard ranking and server owners can set bot limit.
FPGA Arcade Replay
A new version of the Amiga core for the FPGA Arcade is now available. Changes in this version: 2 kByte instruction and 2 kByte data cache. The performance is around 11.3 mips / 10800 dhrystones with sysinfo 4.0. The RTG dedicated blitter is now working and the scan doubler has been improved for better results on DVI monitors.
Zerosphere - Amiga
Zerosphere is an 68k/OCS platform game developed by Alex "Losso" Grupe. The preview version won the interactive compo at Evoke 2015. The game has 25 levels, various enemies, special items, 4 different music tracks (eha/smash designs), handmade pixels and is written in assembly code.
AMIcast #008/009
AMIcast is an English podcast about the world of Amiga. In this episode: Dennis Boon (Sonnet 7200 PowerPC board Amiga 3000/4000), Mediator, Amiga 30 years in Germany, PPA.pl, Museum of the history of computers and computing, Source code of AmigaOS 3.1 and Odyssey, Vampire II, Tabor and Pixel Heaven.
WHDLoad
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Alfabet Smierci, Black Hornet, Revenge of the Mutant Camels 2 and Manchester United: The Double. Improved: Winzer, After Burner 2, Wings of Death, First Contact, Chambers of Shaolin, Revenge of the Mutant Camels 2, Dyna Blaster, Total Recall, Multi Megamix 2, Goal!, Manchester United: Premier League Champions and Defenders of the Earth.
Calimero v2.00 - 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: Support for animation, WEBP and APNG with import and export. Added register labels, page preview, QR-codes and more little improvements.
EvenMore v0.88 - Amiga
EvenMore is an text viewer for AmigaOS. The features are proportional font support, multi-coloured text, file conversion plugins, and more. Recent changes: Added an unlimited bookmarking system. Added DEVICES and BOOKMARKS strings into EvenMore catalogue template and optimized the quick load menu creation.
HC508 Amiga 500 accelerator card
Mc68k is working on an accelerator card for the Amiga 500. The specifications are: 68HC000 CPU (50 MHz), 40 pin IDE connector (5 MB/s) for HDD, CD ROM etc., integrated CF card connector (3.2 MB/s), 8 MB Fast RAM and 512k FlashROM for Kickstart.

Video demonstration about the HC508.
Amiga Future #118
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Amiga Racer, Wings Remastered, Playfield, A.L.I.C.E., Deathbringer, Ricky, Jump Block Jump, OS4 Depot Games, AmiCloud, Amiga Forever 2016, A1K Turboboard "Matze", Amiga30th Retrospective, Demoscene, Demo Effects #7, Alchimie, Amiga Meeting Bad Bramstedt, botfixer@home, Arktis (Wolf Software & Design) and Krzysztof "deadwood" Smiechowicz.
880 Gamer #8
880 Gamer is a English pdf magazine for the Amiga user. In this magazine the following articles: News, Cover Disk, Game On!: Cartoon Classics Pack, Tearaway Thomas, Belial, Fears, Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge and Star Wars. Bleeding eyes: Impassioned, Iraq demo and Vertigo. Cheats and Talk Back.
Qonk - AROS
Qonk is a strategy game with very simple rules. In the game you must conquer all of the planets in a solar system by sending ships there. Your ships must destroy the enemy and you can use the planets to generate new ships.
ADTWin v1.3
With ADTWin you can write ADF files from a PC to a real diskette. You will need a PC with a parallel port and Windows. You can connect a 3.5" floppy drive to the parallel port with a special cable. Changes in this version: The program can now be used on Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8.1 and 10 (32bit / 64bit). And it can use compressed Amiga Disk Files.
Boingsworld #71
A new episode of BoingsWorld (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: IndieGO! All-in-One Retro Game Console, New Amiga 1200 cases, Individual products, Amiga Klassik Games, The year 2015 and Pascal Papara.
Amigaville #3
Amigaville is an English PDF magazine for the Amiga user with news and reviews of games & programs. In this edition: News, Reviews: R-Type, R-Type II, Bubble Bobble, Rainbow Islands, Parasol Stars, Digital archiving and the dark side of Abandonware, programming . The Dying Art and Grumpy Git.
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: Interpol - Flashback, Crystal - moonStone, Angels - Prince of Persia, Infect - Mt Nutz, Paradox - Super Off Road, Angels - Panza Kick, RNC Sector Loader, ROL - UAC bypass in Dell System Detect, Skid Row - Robocop 2, Squadron - Nebulus II, Bronx - Disposable Hero, Wanted Team - Alter Ego, Bronx - Disposable Hero, Scoopex - Smarty & The Nasty Gluttons, Smarty & The Nasty Gluttons, Another World / Out of this World, Bronx - Import, Red Sector - Cinema Scope, Piranhas - Super Hang On, Reality - Titus the Fox, etc.
AROS Vision 3.0.0
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: Support for whdload, updates for System files, App Store, MUI and the Peterk icon library.
GadgetUK164 - Amiga 500 Plus
GadgetUK164 made a video about the repair of a Amiga 500 Plus. The repair is about the reconstruction of the printed circuit board after a leakage of the internal battery. (part 1). In part two he also cleans the internal disk drive.
WHDLoad
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Action Replay MKII/III Loader, Spellbound Dizzy, Where in Europe is Carmen Sandiego and Where in the USA is Carmen Sandiego. Improved: Dragonstone, Magicland Dizzy, The Kristal, Mad Professor Mariarti, Mean Machine, Castle Of Dr. Brain, Alien Syndrome, Volfied, Dino Wars, Rampage, Aladdin, Space Quest, Archipelagos, Where in the USA is Carmen, African Raiders-01, Ultima VI: The False Prophet, Muzzax 2, Muzzax, Black Cauldron, Bards Tale, Reunion and Musication.
SimpleMail 0.42 - Amiga
SimpleMail is a mail program for the Amiga platform ( classic and OS4) and compatible systems (MorphOS). Changes in this version: OpenSSL v1.0.1q, TLS / STARTTLS support (SMTP / IMAP4), An improved error window and many other internal improvements.
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: Color N Mind, Inner Demons, Invasion, Jetset Billy, Jims Video Poker, NY Hardcash Pro, Lame ST-Ports, Legend of Lothian, Legend of the Elves, Lionel, Plubz, Spaceheat, Thrallbound, Christmas Demo, Cuzco, Extra, Katharsis Megademo 1, Out, Primal Scream, Raiders On The Storm, White Christmas, Xmas Special, BOMB, Firepower, Galactic Xmas 95, Metagalactic Llamas, Pro Poker, SameGame. Buzz, Megazin, Acid Flashback, Alienation, American Native, Chinatown, Chronicle, Cluedo, Decibel Overload, Frantic Noise, Juratmic, Keep It Together, Kirchhofs Revenge, Late Nights, Lost Dreamsiv, Pyrex Jupiter, Raw, Shock, Victory, World of Techno, Your Music, Kingdom of Steam, Meteor Defender, Sqrxz and Zerosphere, Cabal, A Few Good Men, Cynostic Slideshow, Faces, GIF Picture Show 1, 2 & 3, Greeting - Gallery 2 and Lets Imagine 1, 2 & 3.
Mediator PCI 1200 TXblack / PCI 4000 Di
Elbox has introduced two new Mediators for the Amiga. The Mediator 1200 TX now has a extra status LED. The Mediator PCI 4000 Di is a bus board with four PCI 2.2 slots, with supports for 3.3 Volt PCI cards, and four Zorro III/II slots.
WinUAE 3.2.0
A new version of WinUAE is now available. Changes in this version: Improvements for JIT FPU 32/64-bit, Interlace mode, MIDI out, Serial port and many other small improvements or updates.
The Dream of Rowan - Amiga
A new Kickstarter project is the game The Dream of Rowan for the Amiga. In the game you are Rowan and must go through hundreds of obstacles and destroy powerful magicians and terrible creatures to rescue your family, friends and the world. System: Amiga with 68030/50mhz, ECS, 2MB CHIP Ram or emulator.
Sum A234 / CD32
The Sum adapter makes it possible to connect USB HID keyboards to your Amiga 2000, 3000, 4000 or CD32. The Sum is based upon a 16-bit Microchip micro-controller. Features: PS2-DIN adapter, built-in USB stack, configuration mode, built-in EEPROM memory for preferences storage, boot-loader for firmware upgrades and a status LED.
AmiModRadio
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. In this version there is an update for the user interface.
Elves Dreamland - Amiga
Nittamituaki released a special X-mas version of Jet Set Willy that is called Elves Dreamland. This game is a 2D platformer that is made with the map editor of "Jet Set Billy", from Niilo Paasivirta. You have to collect all 200 items to complete the game.
PortablE - Beta 6
Christopher Handley released a new version of PortablE. PortablE is a recreation of the AmigaE programming language with many improvements. The program is available for Amiga OS3, OS4, AROS, MorphOS and Windows. You can find a complete list of new and improved items on the PortablE web page.
Amigaville #2
Amigaville is an English PDF magazine for the Amiga user with news and reviews of games & programs. In this edition: News, Reviews: Ruff and Tumble, Fire and Ice, Rodland, Holiday Lemmings 1993 and Tubular Worlds. What's on your Christmas List? Where has all the fun gone and The Grumpy Git Column.
ACA1232/3 Turbo card
Individual Computers has released a new turbo card for the Amiga 1200. The turbo card has an 40, 50 or 55.5 MHz 68030 processor with an MMU and 128 MB memory. It is possible to reserve 1 MB of the RAM memory for a copy of the Kickstart ROM.
Boingsworld #70
A new episode of BoingsWorld (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Interview with Michael St. Neitzel the developer of the game Amiga Racer.
AMIGOS - Everything Amiga
AMIGOS is a podcast (English language) about Amiga games, hardware, news and memories. The podcasts of this month are: Interview with Sven from Cinemaware, Turrican, Lotus Turbo Challenge 2 and Deluxe Galaga.
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: Classic Games #2, Classic Games #3, Cybertech Corporation, Midnight Thief, Robouldix, Turbo Jam, Cash Fruit, Catacomb, IFO, Rough Waters, Star Strike 2000, The Awakening, From Yor Smile, Gentlemen, Give It Up Man, Mission, Mystic Shadows, Nightfall, Quantum Two, The Seventh Sea, U Fat Bastard, Vanished Vanity, Vertical Madness, Virgin, Yumms Balljam, Egg Scramble, Kill Joy, Kiss The Canvas, Knotty, Power Tetris, Puzzword, Robs Games #8, Spitfire Assault, Star Settlers, Star Trek (SEUCK), 27 mods, Bop and Plop, Llamatron, Diamond Caves, Total Species, Marath, Creep Show, Dark Lord No.9, Freddys Dead, Friday The 13th, Horror Slideshow and Nightbreed.
AmigaRemix
You can listen to new remixes on the AmigaRemix web page. The following Amiga music is added to the web page: Dune 2 (Ingame ambient mix), Stardust Memories - daXX Remix, Apidya - The Pond (Save The Last Dance), Turrican 2 - The Wall, Captain Planet Ma Ti, Super Stardust - Special Mission 1, Apprentice (Inside Domus), Necronom (500mm Remix), Premiere - Fantasy, R-Type title, Shadow of the Beast 1 (NRJ Mix), Iron Lord - DUBSTEP MIX, Outrun - Magical Soundshower (Hip Hop Piano mix) and Xeqtion.
Amigatronics Podcast 3x03
The Amigatronics Podcast is a Spanish pod-cast for the Amiga user. In this episode: Intro, News, Hardware, Myth: History in the making, Kick Off, AmigaOS translations (system catalog) and the book: Genesis.
FinalBurn Alpha - AmigaOS 4
HunoPPC made an AmigaOS 4.1 version of FB Alpha, the arcade emulator. A few examples of the hardware platform that are supported: Capcom, DEC, Galaxian, Konami, Neo-Geo, Sega, etc. Changes in this version: DIPSWITCH, improvements for the GUI (new GIF system), FM sound, New games: Pang, Daioh, Jigoku Meguri, Same! Same! Same!, Hexion, Scramble, Mutant Fighter, Dragon World 3, Red Hawk and many more.
WinFellow v0.5.3
A new version of the Amiga emulator WinFellow is now available. Recent changes: Support for high DPI configurations, A1000 boot process, Keyboard reset (Ctrl + Left-Windows + Right-Windows). Support for extended ROM images and screenshots.
Amiga Forum #014
Amiga Forum is a Swedish (printed) magazine for the Amiga user. In this edition: News, Java - AmigaOS, BigRam+, MIST / Minimig, Which machine for MorphOS?, Doom - Amiga, The year 1986, Lord of the page, Home of the Amiga, Report from SUGA and a crossword puzzle.
WHDLoad
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Megademo, Dynamo, Acme 1991 Slideshow, Tuneshow III / IV, Fantastic Pix Vol.1, No Brain - No Pain and Hit the Road. Improved: 4th & Inches, Miami Vice Theme, Museum, Jesus on E's, Iraq, Music Disk and Shinobi.
BitJam #202 - Insert Disk 2 Special
In this episode of BitJam the Swedish remix legend Martin Noriander Instant Remedy: You can listen to the following music: Woody's Wor.d, Penguin Palooza 3, Flimbo's quest, Battle Squadron, Bomb Mania, Lotus turbo challenge 2, RR2 ingame 2, Project-X, The Last Ninja, IK+, Magic Disk 64 (90's euromix), RR2 ingame 3 and Pinball Dreams Nightmare.