The Amiga Drive is a replacement for the disk drive in the Amiga. This device is developed by Maurizo Ramondo and uses an Raspberry Pi mini computer and a small interface. Maurizo has written a program for the Raspberry Pi that will emulate the disk drive. The Amiga diskette images are placed on the SD card. You can read all the details on the web page of Maurizo.
X-bEnCh can be used to replace the Workbench when you only want to load games with WHDLoad. You can use X-BENCH with all Amiga's, OCS or AGA and with 68000 to 68060 CPU's. Changes in this version: Improvements for Xinit and Xsetup. This version will end the Beta status of X-bEnCh, and is the first stable version.
Sqrxz 2 is now also available for Amiga OS4. Changes in this version: All enhancements from Sqrxz 3 are included. Improvements for frame skipping, sound effects and saving of the configuration. Sqrxz is also available for Playstation Portable, NetBSD, RaspberryPi, MorphOS, Linux and Windows.
SnapIT is a powerful and simple to use screen grabber for AmigaOS4. Changes in this version: Updated JPEG/PNG save routines. New icon set from Thomas Blatt. Italian translation by Samir Hawamdeh and added support for a key file. SnapIT is also available for AROS and MorphOS.
AmiMag is a French pdf magazine for the Amiga user. In this edition: News, The Time Machine, Pub Micronik, CD-32, Amiga emulation, WB install, Pin-Up, Videopac, Icons, HDD, Pitfall, GBS-8200, What are they now, Record T07, Viscorp, Labo Amos, DemoMania, Napalm, SOFB II and ExtraAmiMag.
Scriba is a simple word processor for MorphOS, developed by Carsten Siegner. Changes in this version: The text in a table can now include hyperlinks. Table can be saved as: HTML, CSV, ODS or XMLSS. And now you can generate webpages including lists, tables, background, pictures links and text.
Amiga mixer is a program for the Amiga that can control you audio. It supports many soundcards: SBLive/SBAudigy, FM801, Envy24HT, Solo-1 and many others. Changes in this version: Re-enabled AHI open/close. Removed the serial debug output. Improvements for the fader, save options and docky.
Amiga Power is a printed magazine in the French language for the Amiga user. In this edition the following articles: News, Qt AmigaOS v4.1., Console emulators, MorphOS v3.3 & iBook, PCMCIA2CF, Soft Keyboard Essential B, Strife, Interviews: ACube Systems and Slobman, MorphOS v3.2 Mobile and Basilisk II AmigaOS v4.1.
The Swedish web page Safir has had an interview with Jérôme Senay. Jérôme, also known as Glames, is the man behind the company Boing Attitude. Jérôme is the developer of Word Me Up, Ask Me Up and Dir Me Up. The game Word Me Up is a combination of an arcade game and a memory game. Ask Me Up is a quiz game and Dir Me Up is a program for easy access of your hard disk, USB, CD etc. You can read the whole interview on the Safir web page.
You can listen to new remixes on the AmigaRemix web page. In the last weeks they added the following Amiga music: Jesus On E's - The Audio Remake, Battle Squadron (Syntax Error Stockholm Tribute), Harlequin - Coming To Chimerica, The Pawn (Twilight Remix), Turrican 2 - Freedom, Turrican 2 (Remix D3M0), Pat Strikes Back, Unit A F18 Interceptor Crack Tune, Shadow of the Beast III - On the run, Cybrenoid II - Epic RMX, Another World - Tribute Remix, Xenon 2 Megablast - Vintage Remix and The First Samurai - Echoes RMX.
Twin Distress is a game for AROS made by Keith Frampton. In the game you must remove all of the blocks from the screen before your time runs out. You can only remove two blocks and they must have the same colour. The following levels become more difficult because the available time will be shorter.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Assemblo (World Industries), Algebra (Dragon Stone), Assembly '92 Slideshow (World Industries), Beat Box (The Warfalcons), Snap! (Rebels), Trashcan (Wizzcat), Overdose (Delight), Gladiator Music (Cryptoburners), Beyond Justice (Dexion), Music Disk (Dexion), Songs of Infinity (Pointless), Electric Sound 3 (Goonies), The Prey (Polka Brothers), Musicbox 3 (Gate) and Peace in the Gulf (Animators). Improved: Alien Syndrome (SEGA).
A new edition of the English and German Amiga (paper) magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Reviews: VM switch, Asgard met Vikings, Archon, Battle Squadron, Metro-Cross, Magic Ball, FS-UAE Net Play, DigiBooster 3 Beta 26, Scriba, aTunes, Sketchblock, qOrganizer, Quickly Translate, SMTube, QsimpleSheet and AmigaMonkey (1). Special: Amiga Scene, Klassische Besinnungen (12) and Great Valley Productions (1). Workshops: Programming with AmigaOS4 (3). Miscellaneous: AmiJAM, Classic Computing, Interviews: Martin B. Pedersen and Andreas Streu.
The web blog Amigatronics had an interview with Simon Phipps. Simon is a game developer and worked on games for the Amiga like Rick Dangerous (Firebird), Rick Dangerous II (MicroStyle) and Switchblade (Gremlin Graphics). You can download the (English) interview from the Amigatronics web page.
MiniHollyEdit is an ARexx-based editor for the programming language Hollywood. Features: Drag and drop for opening files. Execute the calculator + paint software + music software directly. Compile your script into all available formats. View paths and commands and much more.
GnGeo is a fast and powerful command line Neo Geo emulator for the Amiga. Recent changes: Long names for romrc.d files. DOS line ending in the rom.rc and gngeorc files. Improvements for the emulation engine and the audio buffer. A video mode for a LCD monitor on HDMI and a pause key is added.
Thomas Wenzel released an update of his music player for the Amiga. AmigaAMP is a GUI based MPEG audio. It can also play AIFF, WAV and FLAC files. Changes in this version: Improvements for the skinned mode. Added cover display and "FilePath" config option. And many changes to the internal code of AmigaAMP.
AmiWest 2013 is an meeting for Amiga users in Sacramento, USA. You can watch videos from this meeting on YouTube, the topics are: Cyrus plus board, Score, Codebench, Rebol, Full Motion Video, A-Eon update, X1000, Panel discussion and the Amiga games from last year.
The Company is a group Amiga enthusiast from Poland. They make exe versions of Amiga games. You can download a exe file that contains the game and a preconfigured version of WinUAE. The latest additions are: Teenagent, Ugh, Złoty Medalion and X-It.
A new episode of BoingsWorlds (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Alinea will become a X1000 distributor, Atunes, ACA500 for the A2000, Exodus as download, A3000 Mediator, Cyrus motherboards, Prisma Sound-card, Scriba, Open Pandora, Anachronia and EntwicklerX.
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: Skid Row - Magic Lines, Taipan - Interphase, Taipan - Another World Import, Fairlight - Sim Life and Clique - Import.
A-EON Technology released the Prisma Megamix. The Prisma Megamix is an multi-format sound card for the Amiga. The card will work with a Zorro slot or the clock-port (A2000, A3000, A4000 and A1200). The card can encode: MP2, MP3, WMA, OGG, LC-AAC, HE-AAC, FLAC, IMA and WAV PCM. The card is developed by: Michael Böhmer (Hardware), Ian Gledhill (Software) and Matthew Leaman (Concept).
Oricutron (formerly known as Oriculator) is an emulator for the Oric series of computers. This emulator is available for AmigaOS 4, MorphOS, MacOS and Windows. Changes in this version: Pravetz Dos-8D diskette support, Telestrat implementation, Joystick improvements, more command line options (turbo tape, light pen and scan lines) and a few small errors are removed.
Amigapd had an interview with Ola Zandelin. Ola Zandelin is a computer game developer and worked on games for the C64, Amiga, Gameboy and the PC. Games he worked on are: Outpost, Clay Pigeon, Fatal Mission, Skyscrappers, FD and Truxz. You can read the whole interview on the AmigaPD web page.
We Are Back is a website that brings the classic Amiga demos to your browser. The demos are made in HTML5 and can be viewed in a modern web browser like FireFox or Chrome. At the moment you can watch more than 75 demos.
XRoar is an emulator for the Dragon and Tandy computers with the 6809 CPU. XRoar can use virtual diskettes, cassettes or cartridges. There are 3 video modes, joystick support and a audio output available. Changes in this version: CoCo BASIC printing support. Pause switch. Improvements for the HD6309, 6847T1, joystick handling and a mouse interface is added. Support for the Orchestra 90-CC cartridge. New options for audio and printing.
The company Elbox has made an pre-order available for the Mediator PCI 3000Di MK-II. The Mediator PCI 3000Di MK-II is an daughter board with three PCI and three ZIII slots for Amiga 3000D in the standard desktop case. Features: 66/33MHz PCI clock, 32-bit, 4GB, DMA, Interrupt controller, Compatibility with all A3000 processor card models. Support for: Radeon, Voodoo, TV tuners, Sound Blaster, Network Sana-2 and much more.
A new version of ECX is available. ECX is an E Compiler that supports 68020+FPU and PowerPC's, AmigaOS3, MorphOS and AmigaOS4 operating systems. In this update the following changes: The key file is no longer required. Removed some errors in default values for globals in modules, JUMP .locallabel and the minstartup module.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Blues House (The Silents), Screwballs (Phenomena), Eargasm Tunes (The Silents), Announce (Lemon), Intro? Dentro? Mentro? Demo? (The Silents), R.O.M. 2 (Essence), Musical Rabbit (Carrillon & Cyberiad), Wave Sound (Appendix), New Age (Ram Jam), Megademo 1 & 2 (Alcatraz), Hot Music 4 (Ram Jam) and Experiment (Ram Jam). Update: Arkanoid (Discovery Software) State of the Art (Spaceballs) and Rink a Dink (Lemon).
SketchBlock is a drawing program for AmigaOS made by Andy Broad. The aim of this project is to create a sophisticated application for digital painting. Changes in this version: Paths saving and loading, Experimental path editor, ClipBrush uses the clipboard contents as a brush, Brush attributes editor, Colour and Alpha channel locking and a couple of errors were removed.
Real AmiKit is a 16 colour version of AmiKit adapted to work with a real Amiga AGA computer. Changes in this version: Added: MMULib, Enforcer, Wallpapers (256 colours), AmigaParachute, NetSurfAGA, TinyMeter, Custom Magellan Taskbar and preferences for MorpheuZ. Update: Menu icons, patterns, skins (SilverBlue / SilverGreen, PicShow, bgui.library, Themes and Icon.library 46.4.326.
Hyperion Entertainment released an update for the OS4 Software Development Kit (SDK). This SDK includes all the usual includes and autodocs you need to use all the latest released AmigaOS features. For more information you can also visit the AmigaOS Documentation Wiki or the Frequently Asked Questions section.
Xlogical is a game for AROS, the game is based on the Amiga game Logical! by Rainbow Arts. XLogical is a mouse based game where you use the mouse to turn the spinners and move the balls around. You must fill the spinners with balls. If the spinners are full they will stop glowing, when all spinners stop glowing you can go to the next level.
A new edition of Amikit is available. There are changes or updates for the following programs: IconLib 46.4.326 (Peter Keunecke), OpenURL 7.13 (Open Source Team), playOGG 130312 (Lorence Lombardo) and YAM 2.8p1 (YAM Open Source Team).
BetterWB is a new workbench pack, like AIAB, Amikit, AmigaSYS, ClassicWB etc. It aims to be an enhancement and an update to AmigaOS 3.1 but without the need of extra hardware. Changes in this edition: Added the commands: zDir, dd and KeyPressed. The new icon.library is now default, BootUte replaces NoFastMem, A new font cache system, CopyIcon, MultiHelp, yStart, an updated icon-set and many improvements.
FastView is a MUI program which allows you to show your pictures by selecting files or drawer with right mouse button or by drag and drop. Recent changes: Added a "Copy to" function and a possibility to select multiples files to rescale in one pass. New effects: Black and white, Blur, Contrast, Gamma correction, Noisify, Pixelize, Color replace, Saturation, Sharpen and Wave.
Peter Kosyh made an SDL port of the Gweled game for AROS. Gweled is a clone of the Bejeweled game. In this game you must swap a gem to make an horizontal or vertical row of three or more of the same gems. After you made a row of gems they disappear and the empty spaces are filled in with gems that fall from the top.
A new episode of BoingsWorlds (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: XSurf 100 , 15 Years Amiga-News, MorphOS: 2000 registrations, AmigaOS 4: SketchBlock 2.3, Just a few places available for the Amiga-Meeting Nord, AmigaOne X1000: Update Linux-3.10-Kernel, MorphOS 3.3 released, Tyschtschenko's autobiography ready, Tales of Gorluth: 100% finished, Elbox: newest PCI-Board an a new driver, AmigaKit together with AmiTCP 4, Atari TT, Atari MEGA STE and pictures from other meetings.
Amiga Forum is a Swedish (printed) magazine for the Amiga user. In this edition: News: Amiga Forum, SUCK, MorphOS Nordic, Stage and Amiga World. Hardware: Indivision AGA MK2. Game review: The Feeble Files and Benefactor. Scene: Edison 2013, Compocrew Ville, Assemblage Zomer, Evoke, Novell insider, MACE, Starwoids and Ork Attack.
The web blog Amigatronics had an interview with Glenn Corpes. Glenn developed games for the Amiga, a few examples are: Populus, Druid II (C64 port), Fusion, Powermonger, Syndicate, Magic Carpet and Flood. You can read the whole interview on the blog of Amigatronics.
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: TRSI - Arnie 2, Faith - AmiComSys, Hoodlum - Gloom, Skid Row - Lemmings II, Wanted Team - The Shoe People, BAmiga Sector One - Construction Kit, BAmiga Sector One & The Kent Team - Destroyer, Skid Row - ABC World Boxing and Razor 1911 - Archon Ultra.
A new version of MorphOS is now available. Improvements for the following modules: Quark, Cybergraphics, Intuition, FatFS, Keylargo, PowerBook, Ambient, Apps/Jukebox, Apps/Scribble, Apps/VPDF, C/Battery, C/LHa, C/PathPart, C/TCPDump, picview.btd, j2k.datatype, tiff.datatype, audio.output, multimedia.class, http.stream, xbox360.class, Radeon, bugreport.library, ixemul.library, Touchpad.mprefs, MCalc, Multiview, Transfer and IWizard.
Worm Wars is an advanced Tron / Snake-style arcade game for up to 4 simultaneous players. There are 36 types of creature and 32 types of Power-Up objects. There is also a level editor for making your own levels. New in this version: New bonus level: "make enclosures". And miscellaneous improvements and bug fixes.
Age of Thieves is an family - strategy computer board game for the Amiga made by mrdarek. The game can be played with 1 person (against the computer) or with 2, 3 or 4 people. Recent changes: implemented A.I. Many errors are removed and procedures changed. And new players icons on game screen. You can try the free (limited) version, or for a small donation you can get the full version.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Project Techno (Quartz), Megademo (Powerslaves), 24 Hour E Fix (Quartz), Music Compilation (Random Access), Mini Soundbox 1, 2, 3 (Shadow Light & Level 4), The Simpsons (Decay), Hinch Demo (Decay), Steve Vizard (Decay), Sound De Light (Software of Sweden), Megademo (Software of Sweden), Demo Disk (Quest), Sound Quest 1, 2 (Quest) and Sound Disk 2.
syaSokoban is a game for AROS. The game was develop by Hiroyuki Imabayashi in 1982 and is converted to AROS by cavemann. In the game you push boxes in a warehouse to a designated positions. The game has 90 levels, but you can add more levels yourself.
SketchBlock is a drawing program for AmigaOS. The aim of this project is to create a sophisticated application for digital painting. Changes in this version: Splash screen on start-up, Improvements for Selection Masks, Transform Plugin GUIs, Macro Recording, Internal text creation and antialiasing of paths fills.
A new edition of the English and German Amiga (paper) magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Reviews: GBA1000@060, Cropky, TORCS, Speed Dreams, GlowTrack, Solomon's Key, Hunesion, Magic Boy, Age of Thieves, MACE, Paradise Lost, YAM, Fastview, AmigaOS 4 Dockies, NetBSD, WinUAE, FSUAE, AEROS - Raspberry Pi. Special: Amiga Scene, Classic Reflections (11) MacroSystem. Workshops: Programming AmigaOS 4 (2). Miscellaneous: Interview Till Harbaum (MIST), Silicon Dreams & Vintage Computer Festival 2013.
The Fúria EC020 is an turbo-card for the Amiga A600. The card is developed by Boris Krizma and is now in production. The specifications are: CPU: MC68EC020 (28 MHz), MMU: MC68882 (28 MHz), 8MB FastRAM, 1,5 MB SlowRAM, 1,5 MB SW FastRAM and the possibility to over-clock the system to 37,8 Mhz.
You can listen to new remixes on the AmigaRemix web page. In the last weeks they added the following Amiga music: Turrican II - Desert Rocks (metal version 1.1), Beyond The Ice Palace (metal version), Goldrunner (Maccie Pimp Me Up Remix), Aeromute (multi-platform-remix, Turrican II - Traps, Stardust Memories, Pirates - Retromix, Turrican - Freedom Titanic Remix, Logical Green, Apprentice Title Remix (Short Edit), Echoing remix, Turrican 2 - Level 1 remix, Turrican 2 - Traps (Turricano Dos - El Trapo), Elvira (The Frozen Earth), Bubble Bobble Title and Agony Medley.