This time a number of small projects from Retrohax: Mini C64, keyboard brackets for a C64, painting a C64 and the repair of a Amiga keyboard.
Jan Beta - C64 character ROM
Jan Beta has made a video about the repair of a Commodore C64. The fault of this C64 was a defective character ROM.
FMX V1.0 - C64
FMX is a FM Sound Expander driver using SID chip songs as input. You can use a combination of editors to write FM music, with 8 different instruments per FM channel, controlled by changing waveform in your SID files.
Moggy - C64
Moggy is a new game for the Commodore C64 made by Clever64. In the game you must pick-up all keys from each room, then exit the door, but watch out for enemies.
More... what?! - C64
More... what?! is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Holy Moses. In the game you must help the main character to reach the exit.
2K Race - C64
2K Race is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Antonio Savona (code and graphics) and the music is from Ald.
Universal C64 cartridge - 256 KB ROM
Engraved64 developed a new universal cartridge for the Commodore C64. The cartridge has a 256 KB ROM. In the ROM you can store your favourite programs and a start menu.
Superfluid v0.3 - C64 / Retro Replay cartridge
Superfluid is a basic extension, freezer and machine language monitor for the C64 or C128 with a Retro Replay (or compatible) cartridge. Basic extension: Function keys, ON, OFF, KILL, OLD, MON and $. Freezer: RAM, I/O registers and colour RAM.
Internal SD2IEC
Tynemouth Software has written a blog on how to install a SD2IEC device internally in a Commodore C64c.
The web page had an update. You can now find 6572 games on this web page. The new games are: 1541 Diagnostic Cartridge V1.0, 3 in 1, College and Pro Football, Akalabeth World of Doom, Auf der Suche, Austro-Blitz-Decompiler v3.2, Auto-Kennzeichen, Back to the 80s, Ball (Sputnik World), Basic-Praxis 1, Beholder, Beholder II, Border Blast 3 Enhanced, Border Blast II, Castle of Doom Redux, Cave Raid, Cross Chase, Full Count Baseball and Prodigy.
CGSC v1.34
The CGSC (Compute's Gazette Sid Collection) has had an update. The COMPUTE!'s Sidplayer was a music system, created by Craig Chamberlain and Harry Bratt, for the Commodore 64. The aim of the Compute's Gazette Sid Collection is to preserve as many of those Sidplayer music files in one location as possible. The current collection contains 15415 MUS, 4310 STR and 5325 WDS files.
Kick Assembler v4.16
The last couple of months there have been updates for Kick Assembler. The recent changes are: Improvements for CR / LF, -execlog, zp/z, abs/a, out dir, .dword, assembler state, .pseudopc, assertcode and asserterrorcode directives.
Marq's PETSCII Editor
Markku Reunanen has released a new version of his PETSCII editor. The changes in this version are: Improvements for C64 two-page mode, save, preferences, zoom, size, undo and SEQ export.
VirtualC64 v1.5.2
Dirk Hoffmann has released a new version of his VirtualC64 emulator. This emulator can turn your Mac (OS X) into a Commodore C64. The changes in this version are: Improvements for the joystick manager and sprites. The code base is now XCode 9 and the directory preview is now with the C64 font.
Jan Beta - C64
This time Jan Beta improves the C64 he repaired previous. The modifications are: new electrolytic capacitors, voltage regulators, a bridge rectifier, heatsinks, bwack's kernal switcher and a new case.

C64 repair
SpriteMate v1.03
SpriteMate is an on-line sprite editor for the Commodore C64 developed by Ingo Hinterding. The features are: Fill, shift, flip, preview, grid, overlays, undo & redo, copy & paste, load & save, import & export and keyboard shortcuts.
C64 Endings
The web page has added new endings of Commodore C64 games. The most recent additions are: Scarabaeus (Ariolasoft), Rasterscan (Mastertronic), Phobia (Imageworks), Operation Fireball (Alternative Software) and Nexus (Nexus / Bug Byte).
Luigi Di Fraia is working on his project SDHost-64. He now demonstrates loading a program from a SD-card via the user-port into the Commodore C64.
FREEZE64 - 14
FREEZE64 is a fanzine for Commodore 64 gamers and hackers. In this edition: Cosmic Cruiser, Gary Penn, Paul Clansey, Chris Abbott, Game of the year, JonEgg, Vanja Utne, Hackersoft Pad, Pokes & Codes and Secret Squirrel.
Cookie - C64
Cookie is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Andy Noble (code & graphics) and the music is from Paul Tankard. The game is an action platform game and is a conversion of the ZX spectrum game (1983) developed by Ultimate Play the Game.
Brotbox64 is a podcast (German language) about the Commodore C64 made by Philipp Lehmann. In this episode: Commodore C64 games of the past 20 years.
Mr. Wong's Loopy Laundry - C64
MP Software released a new game for the Commodore C64. In the game you are Mr. Wong and you must collect all the clean laundry.
Ball - C64
Ball is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Rulas International (code), Baron Ashler (music) and Almighty God (graphics).
defMON - C64
DefMON is a music editor for the Commodore 64. Features: Sidtab chunks, multi speed tunes (1x, 2x, 4x, 8x), stereo SID support and low CPU usage.
Rapid News #3
Rapid News is a diskette magazine (English language) for the Commodore user. In this edition: Play Austria, pcollins and the news.
C64Studio v5.4
C64 Studio is an assembly development environment which is dependent on VICE. You can write assembly code and test this with the VICE emulator. Recent changes: Improvements for import file, error marking, branches, export, undo, media manager, BASIC compiler, map editor and the graphic screen editor.
Reset #10
Reset is an pdf magazine for the Commodore C64 user. In this edition: Sam's Journey, Chester Kollschen, Slipstream, Platman Worlds, Sleepwalker, SEUDS IV, Dennis Caswell,Peter Poker, C64 puzzle page, Blow the Cartridge comic (Cameron Davis), Blast from the Past, Reset Reloaded, Format Wars, Reset Rewind and Mix-i-Disk.
FlopSID 64
FlopSID 64 is a new YouTube channel that makes popular SID tunes from the Commodore C64 with the help of hard disks and floppy drives. A few examples are: Bubble Bobble, Commando, Delta, Bruce Lee, Zoolook, etc.
Scene World Podcast #37
Scene World Podcast is a podcast about the Commodore scene. In this episode: Project Hubbard Kickstarter, C64Audio, Chris Huelsbeck, Mystery World Dizzy, ZX Vega+, C64 REU, 8Bit-Slicks, Networked C64 games, Doom - Nintendo Switch and Gamescom 2017 interview.
C64c Power supply repair
Plan C has made a video about repairing a Commodore C64c power supply. He removed the inside and put a new transformer and electronic components inside the original case.
Qwak v1.3 - C64
A new version of the game Qwak is now available for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Oziphantom (code) and Saul Cross (music and graphics).
Bug Splat - C64
Bug Splat is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Cout. In the game you must build your own bug and you are competing with the C64.
Giana-Sisters 30th Anniversary - C64
The group "The Seven-A-Three" is working on a special edition of Giana Sisters. This version will have more than 30 new stages plus a secret stages and new end-bosses. You can already try the demo version with 8 stages.
THE64 - Mini
Retro Games Ltd. has announced THEC64 Mini. The features are: HDMI, USB, Built-in games such as California Games, Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe, Paradroid and Impossible Mission.
Kobo64 - C64
Kobo64 is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is made by Soci (code, charset and graphics), 6R6 (music) and Poison (graphics).
C64 Endings
The web page has added new endings of Commodore C64 games. The most recent additions are: Master Blaster (Zeppelin) and Las Vegas Casino (Zepellin Games).
Pirate Island - C64
Cout has converted the adventure game Pirate Island from the Atari 400/800 to the Commodore C64. There are selectable commands in each room from 1 to 4 to guide you throughout the game.
Lunar Lander - C64
Michael released a new game for the Commodore C64. He made the game Lunar Lander on his Commodore C64c.
FunkPaint 0.45a - C64
FunkPaint is an editor for Hires, Multi and Multicolor pictures. The program can be used with an joystick or mouse and supports memory expansions (+60k, REU, Ramcart, Georam etc.). Changes in this version: Improvements for align view, screen switching, colour cycle, toolbar and border blanking.
SD2IEC Kernal v2.2
Clause made a modified kernal for the Commodore 64. This kernal supports the SD2IEC devices that based on the design of Ingo Korb. The kernal provides a file browser and a fast loader (10x).
Decomp 64 v1.0
MP Software has released an application that will try to decompile a binary file in assembly code, with the syntax of KickAssembler. The application has been written in VB6 and has been tested in WinXP and Win7 systems. The program supports only the standard opcodes.
Hoxs64 v1.0.9.5
David Horrocks released a new version of his Hoxs64 emulator. The latest changes are: Improvements for saving, loading, CIA serial and CNT timing and VIC-II configuration.
Ultimate II+
Wiebo de Wit has written a blog about the Ultimate II+. He has been working with the KCS Power Cartridge, GeoRAM, Amiga Mod Audio Playback, Network and the Stand Alone Mode.
Keyman64 v1.6
Keyman64 is an hardware expansion for the keyboard on your Commodore C64. With Keyman64 you can assign actions to key combinations. These action could be a series of keystrokes or hardware switches. The possibilities could be: assign commands to (function) keys, do a reset, switching a Kernal, switch on/off LED's etc. The configuration or firmware update is possible via a USB connection.
Frank Bösing is working on a Commodore C64 emulator with the Teensy 3.6. The Features are: IEC Bus, ILI9341 SPI display, USB keyboard, reSID, a simple disk drive emulation and joystick support. The latest changes are: Added a VGA output.
FREEZE64 - 13
FREEZE64 is a fanzine for Commodore 64 gamers and hackers. In this edition: Thing on a Spring, Anthony Clarke, Planet Golf, Rescuing Orc, Kenz, Vice Squad, Mike Berry, Exploding Fish, Exclusive Pokes n' Codes, Secret Squirrel and Hackersoft Pad.
C64 intros
The web page c64Intros has updated its intro database and added 24 new intros.
Full screen snake - C64
Full screen snake is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is developed by Freshness and the music is from Reyn Ouwehand (Puzzle Shuffle).
Tombstones - Retirement Day - C64
Tombstones - Retirement Day is a new game for the Commodore C64. The game is developed by Docster and Majikeyric (code), Rage and Rotteroy (music) and Rotteroy, Shine and Sparkler (graphics).
Quad-core C64
Singular Crew has made a demo for the Commodore C64. But they did not use just one C64 but four C64's. This demo won the 1st place at Function 2017 Wild Compo. This demo uses 640 x 400 pixels and 12 SID channels.