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A blog about Commodore 8-bit & 16-bit computers, retro tech and the odd gadget or two…

Amiga Future #166

Amiga Future #166 – Jan/Feb edition...

The latest issue of Amiga Future (Amiga Future #166) for subscribers has arrived. It features artwork from Astro Menace on the front cover.     The Coverdisk The main event on this months cover CD is ‘Tactical Manager 1 &...

Amiga Addict 26

Amiga Addict Issue 26 out now

Here’s the latest issue of Amiga Addict magazine, issue 26, with a cover devoted to the largest Amiga software collection in the world – Aminet.     Here’s a look at the contents page giving an overview of...

Freeze 64 Issue #64 Fanzine

Issue 64 of Freeze 64 arrived in the post yesterday after taking a little well deserved break. It features one of my favourite games from back in the Day – Falcon Patrol and includes a new cheat card; number 40.     Speaking of...

Zzap! 64 Issue 17

Zzap! 64 Issue 17 out now

Here’s a quick look at my copy of Zzap! 64, Issue 17, that arrived a few days ago.     The magazine is packed with content spanning 60 pages, including news, game reviews and insightful articles about the past, present and...

Zzap! Amiga Issue #13

Zzap! Amiga Issue #13 is out now

My copy of Zzap! Amiga Issue #13 arrived in the post this morning.     A Look Inside   Here’s a quick peek at the contents page and a handful of the 60 pages within this edition.       At £4.99 plus postage...

Amiga Addict Issue 25 out now

Here’s the latest issue of Amiga Addict magazine, number 25, a bonafide Christmas Special no less, sporting a super Robocod cover.     This months coverdisk features a playable demo of AmigaBill’s Boom! platform game...

Amiga Future #165 – Nov/Dec edition...

The latest issue of Amiga Future (Amiga Future #165) for subscribers has arrived. It features artwork from Reshoot Proxima 3 (an awesome shoot-em-up) on the front cover.   The Coverdisk The main event on this months cover CD is ‘Silk...

Zzap! 64 Issue 16

Zzap! 64 Issue 16 out now

Here’s a quick look at my copy of Zzap! 64, Issue 16, that arrived in the post today.     The magazine is packed with content spanning 60 pages, including news, game reviews and insightful articles about the past, present and...

Amiga Addict 24

Amiga Addict Issue 24 out now

Here’s the latest issue of Amiga Addict magazine, number 24. This edition is a corker and marks the 30th Anniversary of the CD32 console and as such is absolutely jam-packed with content for Commodores swansong console. If you have a soft...

Zzap! Amiga Issue #12

Zzap! Amiga Issue #12 is out now

Zzap! Amiga Issue #12 is now available.     A Look Inside   Here’s a quick peek at the contents page and a handful of the 60 pages within this edition.         At £4.99 plus postage for 60 pages of Amiga...

Freeze 64 Issue #63 Fanzine

Issue 63 of Freeze 64 has just arrived.     Here’s a shot of the contents page so you can get an idea of what’s in this issue.     I’ve been getting Freeze 64 for many years now and Vinny continues to make...

Amiga Addict 23

Amiga Addict Issue 23 out now

Unbelievably I had yet another retro mag, Amiga Addict, delivered this morning. Don’t think I’ve ever had a four magazines arrive in the same week before, never mind on 4 consecutive days! Amiga Addict has been running for over 2...