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Mister Hoppe

February 8, 2019 atari8bit

Wojciech Bociański (AtariAge user bocianu) has written a new game in MAD Pascal. Entered into the 6502 competition over at AtariOnline, it fits in 6502 bytes so it has no sound. It’s a fun little run and jump game, the source code is available from his GIT repo on GitLab …

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ANTIC Interview 369 – Philip Bouchard, The Oregon Trail

February 4, 2019 atari8bit

The latest in the ANTIC Podcast’s interview series is here. This time the interviewee is Philip Bouchard, the principal designer of The Oregon Trail, the most successful educational game of all time and the world’s longest-running video game franchise. Get it over at the ANTIC Podcast website, or wherever you …

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Ultimate Atari Video (UAV) available again.

February 2, 2019 atari8bit

For a while now it has been near impossible to get a UAV, the best svideo update for the Atari 8bit range. Bryan the guy who designed it has been dealing with real life and fun things like video upgrades have taken a back seat. Well the good news is …

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LiteDOS2.0 Released

February 1, 2019 atari8bit

Mr. Atari has written a new DOS for Atari users, it’s small, only 2K so you have more free memory, boots in only a couple of seconds, compatible with DOS2, 2.5, MyDOS, supports wildcards, has a ESP8266/Rverter R:Driver: for WiFi connection to BBSes etc., an 850 compatible R: driver, a …

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BASIC 10 Liner Contest 2019

January 31, 2019 atari8bit

The annual BASIC 10 Liner competition is something of a tradition with 8bit enthusiasts, it’s been running for 8 years now and has had over 300 entries submitted for the various 8bit systems. Gunnar Kanold, the organiser, used to monitor all the different forums for the 8bit systems and coordinate …

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XEGS Cart-by-Cart Podcast Episode 11

January 28, 2019 atari8bit

The latest episode of the podcast has just been released. The games covered this time are the 3D isometric games Airball and Head Over Heels along with all the usual chatter and news updates. Head on over to their website, or subscribe at your usual podcast download location. …

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Inverse ATASCII – S04E06

January 29, 2018 atari8bit

Ripdubski over at the Inverse ATASCII podcast has released a new episode, this time focussing on 1985’s Typesetter from XLent Software.Head on over for a listen! Update!InverseATASCII Podcast – Season 04, Episode 06  Update! …