ANTIC Episode 59 – Atari Computer Roundtable 2.0

May 19, 2019 ANTIC

In this episode of ANTIC The Atari 8-bit Computer Podcast: We have a special round table episode with Nir Dary, Darren Doyle, Roland Wassenburg, Thomas Cherryhomes joining the usual hosts of ANTIC where we discuss what everyone is up to in the Atari 8-bit world, including the latest shows (VCFSE


Speedball 2 and Fantasy World Dizzy for the Jaguar Announced

May 18, 2019 AtariAge

We’ve just added two new Atari Jaguar titles to the AtariAge Store! We’re proud to reveal that Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe and Fantasy World Dizzy are now available to pre-order. Each game includes a high-quality, professionally printed box, manual and label. Fantasy World Dizzy (like Treasure Island Dizzy before it) …

Into the Vertical Blank

S2: E5 Electronic Games Magazine

May 16, 2019 Jeff Fulton

In this episode of Into The Vertical Blank: Generation Atari, Steve and Jeff celebrate the magazine that started it all. The first publication in the USA that was strictly devoted to video and electronic games, Electronic Games Magazine.

The brothers bring you two stories of thos glories magazine, each featuring


ANTIC Interview 370 – Roy Goldman, Daisy Dot

May 11, 2019 ANTIC

Roy Goldman, Daisy-Dot   Roy Goldman was the creator of Daisy-Dot, a typesetting program for the Atari 8-bit computers which he published from about 1987-1990. There were three versions of Daisy-Dot, the original plus Daisy-Dot II and Daisy-Dot III. The earliest version was freeware, and later versions asked for payment for access …


Manic Miner (again!)

May 11, 2019 AtariCrypt

If you guys hadn’t noticed I’ve slowed down somewhat this year but I figured I should try and get back into the swing of things so booted up probably the best game release of last year – Manic Miner. You know, this is something that I still find hard to …