Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Birth of the Amiga Interview (Joe Decuir)

  A wonderful interview with Electrical Engineer Joe Decuir, just took place recently at VCF East 2019 (Vintage Computer Festival).  Mr. Decuir was instrumental in the founding of the Hi-Toro / Amiga line of computers as well as other classic computers and hardware from Atari and more.  The Guru Meditation conducted this interview and if you […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

New Amiga 1200 PCB Motherboard in Development

A new Amiga 1200 PCB Motherboard is in development and work is being shown on the Belgian Amiga Club via the work from Jeroen Vandezande.  Additional information can be found on the retro computing section on the website Hackaday (article by Jenny List).  This is a complete board replacement for the Amiga 1200.   Providing Amiga lovers […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Checkmate A1500 Plus Modern Retro Case

  In a recent interview on the Retro Man Cave, Steven Jones revealed the now finalized computer case from the completed Kickstart project.  By displaying the Amiga 3000 inspired “Checkmate A1500 Plus” Retro Computer Case.  This new computer case draws on classic Amiga designs while being versatile and useful for more modern needs.  With multiple […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

AMOS 2 Programming Language for Amiga, Atari ST, and More

Programmer and creator Francois Lionet has been working on a new version of the AMOS/STOS programming language called AMOS 2.  The AMOS and STOS are forms of BASIC (Beginner’s All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code) which is a programming language made simple for beginners to pick up and start their programming careers.  This new version AMOS 2 is a […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Revision 2019 & Amazing Amiga Demos

The Revision 2019 Demo Party was held this past weekend in Saarbrücken, Germany.   An annual affair since 2011, the event is a gathering of artist, musicians, programmers, and tech lovers, who have teamed up over the years to showcase their abilities in the art space of electronics.  The Amiga computer is featured heavily at this […]

Amiga Power: The Album With Attitude now on Kickstarter

Now available on Kickstarter is the brand new remix album of Amiga music inspired by the Amiga Power magazine. Amiga Power was a games magazine out of the United Kingdom from the early to mid 1990’s that was focused on just games for the Commodore Amiga home computer. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/amigasquare/amiga-power-the-album-with-attitude   This compilation of music is […]

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KTRL CD32 Adapts SNES USB Controllers to Amiga CD32

A new kit by MickGyver, the KTRL CD32, converts cheap SNES USB controllers to the Amiga CD32, complete with button remapping, auto-fire, memory, and more. Leon Kiriliuk posted some pictures of the kit on Twitter. Source: http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=85056Purchase: http://www.amibay.com/showthread.php?101948-KTRL-CD32-PCBs-and-ComponentsAssembly Instructions: http://www.daemonbite.com/ktrl/ktrl-cd32.html