Derocher games for download
Ricky Derocher, game coder for Loadstar disk magazine, has released some of his LS games to the public. Here is what he said, "[I made] mostly constuction set games and some Basic games. A few of them are on Gamebase 64." Go to http://www.gamebase64.com/search.php?f=3&t=2&s=derocher&d=18&h=1&a=0 ... 23 Apr 2010 23:18
Brian Bagnalls "On the Edge"
What the heck?! I just got a message from Amazon saying that they can't source a copy of the new book and are cancelling my pre-order. I've had this pre-order for what -- 2, 3 years now? Anyone know what's going on? ... 23 Apr 2010 23:18
Jim Scabery's close-out on Commodore/Amiga books, VIC-20 goods
Jim Scabery, Portland, Oregon's last Commodore dealer, is having a close-out on Commodore/Amiga books and VIC-20 software. To see the Commodore/Amiga book list, prices, and contact information, go to http://retro-link.com/smf/index.php?topic=424.msg1852#msg1852 To see the VIC-20 software list, prices, ... 23 Apr 2010 21:01
C= Stuff on ebay...
VERY USEFULL !! "U.S. Auction only"... :-( SAM. ... 23 Apr 2010 21:01
Blockparty 2010 Awards Ceremony video
Though there were no Commodore or Amiga entries in the Blockparty 2010 competition, there was a Colecovision demo that won in the Oldschool Compo. (Well, there was almost an Amiga .mod music demo, but the coders ran out of time.) A video of the awards ceremony is now posted at http://blip.tv/file/35146... 23 Apr 2010 21:00
Conversion of ISO Date-stamps into Weekday Numbers
jgharston writes: lach wrote: ...and won't compile into an assembly subroutine of less than two dozen instructions on a QL for both Julian & Gregorian dates, Dunno about 68000 code, but 6502 code here: http://mdfs.net/Info/Comp/6502/ProgTips/DayOfWeek That code is slow & dirty. On the one hand it... 23 Apr 2010 21:00
Tower Toppler and NTSC 128DCR?
I have a tower toppler disk that runs fine on my 64, but crashes after a while like clockwork on a 128DCR. Kind of odd, this is the only game I have observed this with. Anyone else seen this? ... 25 Apr 2010 09:54
Video - Hamtext on the Commodore VIC-20
At the February FCUG meeting, we had quite a demonstration of the cartridge, Hamtext, for the Commodore VIC-20 computer. Hamtext and its accompanying interface can take the signal from a ham radio transceiver and show the results on the VIC-20's monitor. Those results can be the translation of Morse code signals... 24 Apr 2010 17:14
Next SCCAN meeting - Sunday, April 25
Hi, everybody, We have another SCCAN meeting on Sunday, April 25, from 2 p.m. to 4+ p.m.. For directions to the meeting location, just send me an e-mail. Due to popular demand, the VIC-20 will return as will the Shredz64/PSX64 adapter/Guitar Hero guitar for the Commodore 64. And I'll also bring my GVP 530 har... 20 Apr 2010 23:00
Photographs from the April 17 Netherlands C= Show
Like clockwork, Ron van Schaik has posted photographs from last Saturday's Netherlands Commodore Show in Maarssen. Go to http://commodore-gg.hobby.nl/apr2010col1.htm Back from Blockparty 2010, Robert Bernardo Fresno Commodore User Group http://videocam.net.au/fcug July 24-25 Commodore Vegas Expo 2010 - htt... 23 Apr 2010 21:00