The Indiegogo Compaign for the re-release of the Atari VCS started and within a few days, over 2000% percent overfunded and over 2 million dollars came together by almost 1000 backers! There was a secret perk with 100 USD off if you followed the URL in the indiegogo newsletter sent out by Indiegogo today
Patrick Patul announced on his twitter, that he will be streaming c64 diskmags live today. The stream will be at 8 PM CEST today: his YouTube Channel
sent to us via WhatsApp: “FYI; pcollins joined Fairlight (Excess & Fairlight) and Rapidfire is also WHQ BBS of Fairlight.” 😀 Telnet : rapidfire.hopto.org:64128
Peter Reichenbach has been hard at work designing and building a remastered motherboard for the much neglected Commodore 128! AJ and Joerg talk to him about the hurdles and triumphs of this project, and why it’s awesome. Also, Peter troubleshoots AJ’s C128 Listen to it at: https://scene.world/c128rm
As found on Retroblah’s Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/retroblah/): MtnBuffalo wrote on his blog at http://www.breadbox64.com/blog/c64-keyboard-prototype/ that he currently works on a C64 keyboard prototype! He writes: “It has been almost two years since I boldly announced that I would make new keyboards (link) for my C64 Reloaded boards (link). I have now realized that making new keyboards is by far the biggest…
Retroblah announced on Facebook that they now joined the German Nerds & Geeks network, i.e. their homepage is now a part of them , as well as all shows will be broadcasted over the NaG network of channels! Find them now at https://the.nag.zone/video/sendungen-formate/retroblah/ NaG wrote more about the story behind it on their blog (in German).
News was supplied by Magic over Facebook One of the biggest “all-time-members” groups in the c64 scene “Riders Of The Lost Empire” (RoLE) released, 15 years after the last issue , issue 32 of the Rock’n Role diskmag! It can be downloaded at CSDb http://csdb.dk/release/?id=164502
After the 30th Anniversary Edition of Street Fighter II been released by iam8bit last year, iam8bit just put up for pre-order the “30th Anniversary Mega Man Cartridge Collection” consisting of: “Mega Man 2” for the NES and “Mega Man X” for the SNES. Grab yours of the limited run here while you still can!: Mega Man Cartridge Collection