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World Premier of the Amiga!
November 5, 2013

Yet another video! Check out the world premier of the Amiga. The video features Andy Warhol using ProPaint to create artwork with Deborah Harry from Blondie as the model.

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VIC-20 Commerical featuring William Shatner
October 30, 2013

Way back when I was kid, I saw this commercial. If Captain Kirk says it is the wonder computer of 1980s, then who am I to argue?

Great commercial, Mr. Shatner!

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Would you pay $1000 for this C= 64?
October 29, 2013

So what is so special about this dirty C= 64, 1541 drive and monitor?

Click here to take a look on the listing on eBay


The Commodore 64 Book
October 25, 2013

This essential guide to the Commodore is the perfect trip down memory lane. Relive some of the classic games such as Wizball and Ghostbusters, plus in-depth interviews with some of the legendary games developers including Ocean Software and Ben Daglish. Packed with industry insight and amazing facts related to this iconic console, The Commodore 64 Book is the ideal resource for all retro lovers. For the Kindle or Kindle App.

Click here to get the Kindle Book!


The Amiga 3000 - The Computer Chronicles
October 21, 2013

For fans of the Commodore Amiga, the introduction of the new Amiga 3000 was big news, even though the price tag was nearly $4,000. This program looked at the new Amiga computer and new third party appplications. Demonstrations include the Amiga 3000, the Amiga 2500, the AmigaVision authoring system, The Animation Studio, and the Video Toaster from NewTek. Also includes a visit to FAUG, the First Amiga Users Group, in Palo Alto. Guests include Paul Montgomery, Tim Jenison, Lou Wallace, and Hedley Davis. Originally broadcast in 1990.

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Jarskimo’s SID Chip Sessions – Episode 1
September 23, 2013

Looking for a great SID podcast? Check out Jarskimo’s SID Chip Sessions! He just launched his first episode on SoundCloud.

Click here to check it out!


Ahoy! TV - Trap Demo
September 15, 2013

This an Easter egg demo found in the game “Trap” for the Commodore 64. Even after 20+ years, this demo is still hypnotic. Artwork by Tony Crowther. Music by Ben Daglish.

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Ahoy! TV - The Computer Chronicles - 1988
September 14, 2013

This episode of the Computer Chronicles gives some demonstrations on what you can do with a Commodore 64. This episode is from 1988 and introduces a new game called “Tetris.”

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Ultima IV: C64 for the iPad and iPhone
September 12, 2013

Ultima IV: C64 is available for FREE for the iPad and iPhone. The app has been around for awhile and was just updated to version 1.4. While it has been out for a bit, I downloaded it for the first time just to give it a spin. It looks like Electronic Arts is using Ultima IV to gain exposure to Ultima Forever (one of those “freemium” games).

Click here to visit iTunes to get Ultima IV: C64

 

 

 


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