Stefan Egger from the Computer Collection Vienna has added an Commodore Amiga 1000 Development System to his collection. The Amiga 1000 is from early 1985 and is a little bit different from the later production models. The Amiga has only 128k RAM, and the chips have different names or codes. Stefan has made many high resolution photos of this special Amiga 1000.
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 XP. You can connect a 3.5" floppy drive to the parallel port with a special cable. Changes in this version: Support for the parallel port via PCI cards. Deactivation of Windows "warm polling" system. Drag & Drop support. Improvements for floppy drive control software.
Virtual Amiga Multimedia Player is a media player made with the help of Hollywood. Changes in this version: You can now use big pictures inside V.A.M.P.'s window. Sound in the message windows. Hively Tracker format "hvl" via a Hollywood plugin. New configuration file for the Windows version. And a couple of small improvements.
Quartet is a new game for the Amiga. In this puzzle game you must complete the faces in the surrounding windows. The more complete the face is, the more points you score. The original code is from Richard Davey, graphics and music are made by Ilija Melentijevic and the AmigaOS4 version is from Nick Sommer.
Marcus Sackrow made a little game for AROS. The game is a clone of the popular game Color It. In the game you must fill the board with the same colour. You always start the game in de the upper left edge of the board. The game is available for AROS, Windows and Linux.
On June 27th 2015 there will be a meeting in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, to celebrate 30 years of Amiga history. There are more people added to the guest list: Team Hoi, Petro Tyschtschenko and John Hare.
For AmigaOS 4 there is a new version available of Atari ST /STE emulator. Hatari emulates most of the ST / STE hardware including joysticks and hard disk images. Hatari is also available for Linux, Apple, BSD, Windows and BeOS. Changes in this version: Improvements for the ST video, Videl, Sound, FDC, GEMDOS HD and ACSI hard disk. Many more games and demos can now be used without problems.
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: Legion (Gobi), Chińczyk (Twin Spark Soft), Szachista (LK Avalon, Lethal Weapon (Ocean), Classic Board Games (Merit Polarware), Captain Blood (Exxos) and Motörhead (Virgin).
Hukka released a game for the Amiga. This game is a remake of the NES game and can be used on any classic Amiga computer (PAL). In the game you are a young wizard named Dana, and your mission is to rid the world of the evil flames. You can use your magic wand to create or destroy blocks of ice.
The result of the best Amiga game of the year 2014 are published. AmigaOS 68k: Tales Of Gorluth: The Tear Stone Saga (Amiworx Software). AmigaOS 4.x, MorphOS and AROS: Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy (Raven Software / LucasArts). The complete results are on the Obligement web page.
AMIcast is an English podcast about the world of Amiga. In this episode: An interview with Jan Zahurancik, the author of AmiKIT. Links in this episode: Star Crusader, Elite: Dangerous and Might & Magic - Heroes 3 HD.
Heroes of Roswell is a game for AROS made by Patrick Avella. In the game you must save earth from the alien invaders. The game has 4 levels and 3 difficulty levels, 4 regular enemies and 4 tough enemies. In the game you can get more weapons and speed upgrades.
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: Outlaws - Yep, Outlaws - Baby Minese, The Wizards - Nathan der Weise, The Wizards - Accounting 5, Rascals - Rick Dangerous 2, Culprits - Imperium, Fairlight - Deluxe Sound, Subway - Flimbos Quest, Subway - Bubble Plus, Dejam - Blues Brothers, The Silents - Virus and Unicorn - Turbo Print.
Paolo Besser released an update for the Icaros Desktop. There are improvements or updates for: locale, themes, 68K Wanderer, BOCHS scripts for freedos and linux, Italian locale, AROS core system files, Protrekkr, HarmonyPlayer, DOpus 5 and YouTubeCenter.
You can listen to new remixes on the AmigaRemix web page. The following Amiga music is added to the web page: Turrican - Techno Dungeon, Superfrog (Magic Woods Theme), Out Run 1986 - Magical Sound Shower, Wing Commander - Intro, Pools of Darkness - March of Darkness Mix, Woody's World - Title, Captain Planet and the Planeteers - Linka and Sensible Soccer.
A new episode of BoingsWorlds (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Geit @ Home # 1, Amiga 30 Years in Amsterdam, AmigaOS4.1, Warning for backbone-game WinUAE 3.0.0 PPC emulation, A-EON buys ImageFX 5. Amiga meetings Ost, External Amiga drive development and Tutorial: OS4.0 / 1 Classic with WinUAE.
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: "enrage the bulls". And miscellaneous improvements and bug fixes.
Calimero is a powerful DTP program for MorphOS. The features are: Import for AmigaGuide, MicrosoftWord 2003 XML, TXT and UTF-8. Export for AmigaGuide, PDF, TXT, ODT, HTML, UTF-8 and TXT. Postscript printer support, multi page, columns, header, footer, separators, hyperlinks, text-warp, table of contents, background texture and much more.
A new version of Hu-Go! is available. Hu-Go! emulates the classic Turbografx16/PC Engine game console. Changes in this version: Improved code and stability, SaveState manager, Input configuration added, More options for CD music and the latest version of external lib code.
Sébastien Marchand made a portable Amiga A1200 including a monitor, power supply and speakers inside a aluminium briefcase. The A1200 also has a Blizzard 1260, a SCSI-kit and a 8 GB CF card. You can view the pictures of this special A1200 on his Flickr page.
Amiga Forum is a Swedish (printed) magazine for the Amiga user. In this edition: News from SUGA, Safir and other Amiga news. 10 years Safir, The programming language Hollywood and a review of the book Generation 64.
A new version of AmiKit is now available as a download. The changes in this version are: Updated to MUI 4.0, EvenMore 0.85, AmiKit app for Android, AmiKit Locale 1.3, AISS, IconLib 46.4.405, Layers Library 45.27, MUIbase 3.1, NetSurf 3.3 Dev2, SimpleMail 0.41, Boxx 2 and Russian locale support.
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 7, 2015.
On June 27th 2015 there will be a meeting in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, to celebrate 30 years of Amiga history. There will be many Amiga computers on display but also the KryoFlux team, Dave Haynie, David Pleasance, Christian Bartsch, István Fábián, Ultimate PPC team, Franck Sauer, Dan Wood and Ravi Abbott.
WHDLoad offers a way to play Amiga diskette games from your hard disk. New: Cyber Games, Ghost Chaser, Gadgets Lost In Time, Cyber Cop and Robot Readers: Aesop's Fables. Improved: Fast Brain, Nobby the Aardvark, Night Hunter, Crackdown, Moonfall and Phantasie 3.
Thomas Wenzel released an update of his music player for the Amiga. AmigaAMP is a GUI based MPEG audio player, but it can also play AIFF, WAV and FLAC files. Changes in this version: Improvements for AAC streams, MP3 files with HTML code and the playlist navigation. New features: mute button, equalizer, previous / next menu entries. And many small errors are removed.
Plipbox is an device that allows to connect Amiga's via Ethernet to your local network. The device uses a an Arduino and connects to the parallel port. Changes in this version: Fast burst protocol with a maximum speed of 235 KiB/s, improved firmware and driver code, and a new test modes to allow detailed benchmarking of all system components.
Lemming880 released a new game for the Amiga. The game is called Boxx 2 and is made with the help of the program Backbone. It is a run and jump platform game, where you must collect all the coins and kill the enemies. This version has more sprites and is available as a diskette or as a hard-disk version.
The YouTube video of Boxx 2 for the Amiga.
The YouTube video of Boxx 2 for the Amiga.
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. Changes in this version: ROM update. Latest version of WHDLoad , MUIBase, InstallerGen, Free Pascal und icon.library. Added GCC and many other improvements.
Assist is a collection of information: All the content from the "Get the most out of your AMIGA" PDF guide, short-cuts and links. Assist helps with downloading and unpacking of software, plays YouTube videos and it has AmiUpdate support. Changes in this version: New registration system. New layout, images and buttons. The browser is a bit faster, many general improvements and 21 new articles.
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: Scoopex - Eliminator, Bamiga Sector One - Arkanoid, Skid Row - Xmas, Lightforce - Operation Wolf, Megaforce - Street Fighter, The Accumulators & The Softkiller Crew - Voyager, World of Wonders - Shogun, Abakus - Synchro Express, Tartan Army The Supply Team Kefrens - Superleague Soccer, Quartex - Hatrack II, Quartex - Italy Soccer and many more.
Artur Jarosik has released a new version of the 68k Web-Browsers NetSurf. Changes in this version: libpng 1.6.16, libcurl 7.38.0 and libssl 1.0.1j. A new theme (Ken Lester) and a new cursor. Added the mp4.ee API and many other small improvements.
A new replacement for an external floppy drive for all Amiga computers is being developed by Roman Breński, Jarosław Bieliński and Radosław Kujawa. The features are: Fully compatible with 880kB DD Amiga diskettes. Reads and writes NDOS diskettes. And a new disk drive mechanism.
A new edition of the English and German Amiga magazine Amiga Future has been released. In this edition: Editorial, News, Reviews: ArtBase, Kultmagazin, OS4 Depot Games, AskMeUp, VoxelNoid, Back to the Golden Age, Centron 3D, Aquanaut, Renegades Deluxe, Icaros Desktop, Backup, MPlayerGUI, CodeAudio, SimpleMail, AmigaOS 4.1 Final and Rapid Road. Special: Demoscene, Classics (19), DKB Software and AmiWest 2014.
Workshop: Programming AmigaOS4 (10).
Workshop: Programming AmigaOS4 (10).
In this game you are a competitor in the TV game show "Who becomes Amiga guru?". You must answer questions about the Amiga, Morph OS and AROS. If you reach the 1,000,000 points you will get the title "Amiga Guru". Changes in this version: English translation added. The game uses less RAM and there are 30 new questions.
Pipepanic is a game for AROS where you must connect as many different shaped pipes together as possible within the time given. Features: Built-in help, information and strategies. Different resolutions and orientations are available. An high score/pipe network list is available and the replaying of the game is also possible.
Fish Supper is an arcade/puzzle game, based on the retro classic Frogger. In the game you must guide a cat across a series of rivers. You can jump from log to log but make sure you've got a crystal the same colour as the log where you jump to.
Diskimage.device is a virtual storage device driver that allows to mount various diskimage file formats and use them just as if they were real disks. Changes in this version: Improvements for TD_ADDCHANGEINT/TD_REMCHANGEINT, FLAC decoder and DOSDrivers. And a VDI plugin is added.
EvenMore is an text viewer for AmigaOS. The features are proportional font support, multi-coloured text, file conversion plugins, and more. Recent changes: XPK plugin, updates for AmigaOS directory and document icons. Powerpacker plugin and OpenURL links are now working on AmigaOS 4.
880 Gamer is a English pdf magazine for the Amiga user. In this magazine the following articles: News, Cover Disk, Game On: Desert Strike, Cadver, The Settlers, Populus, Super Skidmarks Plus and Iso Mia. Bleeding Eyes: Flower Power, The Engine and Dose. Cheat and Talk Back.
Antoine Dubourgs released a new version of SoundBankster. SoundBankster is a program that DJ's can use to play there music. The changes are: Support for French and English language. Improved equalizers (shelf filters) and improvements for the loop handling (added x2 and /2 buttons). Minor GUI changes and many small errors are removed.
SimpleMail is a mail program for the Amiga platform ( classic and OS4) and compatible systems (MorphOS). Changes in this version: Added server certificate checks. AmigaOS 4.x uses OpenSSL until AmiSSL has been updated.
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.
FCEU emulates the classic NES / Famicom game console. FCEU currently has great compatibility with sound support and save ram / save state support. Changes in this version: Added a preview screenshot in main window and the save state manager. Adjusted the visible area to match an TV display with over scan. And a filename filter for dir listing (NES|FDS) is now available.
A new episode of BoingsWorlds (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: 10 Years a1k.org, 15 Years Amigaworld, Calimero, Amiga Game Creator, Sqrxz 3, Kickstarter: Chris Huelsbeck - The Piano Collection, BMR, A-EON - Personal Paint & Aladdin 4D, EasyNet Pro, RNDIS, Dynablaster, Leatherneck, Over the Net, Sneech, Street Racer and Base Jumpers.
You can listen to new remixes on the AmigaRemix web page. The following Amiga music is added to the web page: Dynablaster, Enigma, Lazer Squad, Street Fighter 2, Echoing, Golden Axe, Speedball 2, Full Contact, F/A-18 Interceptor, Lotus III, Cannon Fodder, Pinball Dreams, Dazzler, Harlequin, Pool of Radiance, Secret of the Silver Blades, Shadow of the Beast I, II & II, Turrican I, II & III, Elysium, Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge - Checkpoint and Dogs of War - Metal Version.
The Hall of Light (HOL) web page has been updated. On this website you can find information about games for the Amiga. You will find screenshots, game info, cheat codes and much more. The last couple of weeks more than 200 games were updated.
A new version of vbcc for AmigaOS 3/4, MorphOS, PowerUp und WarpOS is available. Vbcc is a C-compiler made by Volker Barthelmann and Frank Wille (Amiga version). Visit the web page for all the details and changes in this version.
Hyperion Entertainment has released the AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition. The final edition contains all the big and small updates from the last 6 years of development. AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition is available for: AmigaOne XE, SE, MicroA1, AmigaOne X1000, AmigaOne 500/Sam460, Sam440, Pegasos 2 and Amiga 1200/3000/4000.
RetroGameModz made a video about the adjusting the CD-32 to read CD-R discs. In the video you can see: The disassembly. Identification of parts. Explanation of the signal paths. Schematics & block diagrams. The servo system. And the adjustment of FEG, TEG, FEB, TEB and laser power.