Episode 2 – Floppy Fandango

(Image courtesy of Trevor Dickenson of A-EON)

With the Gotek available as will as easy networking solutions for Amiga, how do you feel about the floppy drive and diskettes?

  • Floppy disks give me the warm and fuzzies, I love them! (80%, 12 Votes)
  • I don’t care either way. I’m dead inside. (13%, 2 Votes)
  • Floppy is one thing I don’t feel nostalgic about, let it die. Long live Gotek and Networking! (7%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 15

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Icaros Desktop Patreon https://www.patreon.com/icarosdesktop

OpenGL on Vampire Cards http://www.apollo-core.com/knowledge.php?b=2&note=4142

Vampire 500 going into mass production http://www.majsta.com/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=133

AmiCloud new release: https://www.aeros-os.org/styled-14/index.html

http://www.morphos-storage.net/ Regular updates of MorphOS software

UAE running in the browser https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LE8BYl_zego


http://aminet.net/package/util/libs/AmiSSL-4.1 AmiSSL 4.1 another update

Stephen Leary of Terrible Fire Accellerators has release a duelling banjos video with a twist https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wi_WXIBZFzk

Aminet Upload MyAssigns

New C64 Fanzine ‘FREEZE 64’ http://www.c64endings.freeolamail.com/freeze64/freeze64.htm

Lumberjack reloaded: http://www.indieretronews.com/2017/03/lumberjack-reloaded-wip-enhanced.html

PowerGlove Game in progress http://www.rgcd.co.uk/2016/02/developer-diary-powerglove-amiga.html

AmiBird Flappy Bird clone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_W8fgn2ALM

Time Gal http://www.indieretronews.com/2017/03/time-gal-laserdisc-anime-gets-special.html

Four Player Games http://hol.abime.net/hol_search.php?N_nb_player_sim=4

1994 game Standard Deviation released http://www.indieretronews.com/2017/03/standard-deviation-2017-cancelled-shoot.html

WiModem 232 – Jim Drew will be producing a WiFi Modem http://eab.abime.net/showpost.php?p=1149717&postcount=63

Paul Rickards poll for his 25 pin RS-232 WiFi modem https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScGJC8TRLD6UXzX9fISg-bpDmSSAuYwRZSvVdIs5cIPEXiF-w/viewform?c=0&w=1

https://s10.postimg.org/6ljbzdard/rs-232.jpg – picture of the WIFI RS232 prototype modem

Paula Powered – Level Up http://www.indieretronews.com/2017/03/paula-powered-level-up-wicked-audio-cd.html

C64 BBS index. http://cbbsoutpost.servebbs.com/

Datastorm 2017 – Sweden, Gothenburg http://winter-2017.datastorm.party/




PPA event calendar http://www.ppa.pl/kalendarz-imprez/#2017-03-01

Demoparty.net is a demoscene event calendar http://www.demoparty.net

http://www.ibrowse-dev.net/faq.php#T1 – IBrowse 2.5 FAQ updated


Amiga User – new paper magazine in English http://amiga.net.pl/index.php?lng=eng&kwt=10010&tms=132 Paper magazine in English for all Amiga users – Classics and NG systems, emulators enthusiasts, gamers and demoscene fans.

Italy have 5,000+ members fb.com/groups/780388192105149/

New Amiga France portal www.amigafrance.com


Reminder: Sensible Days 2017 being held in Budapest 29th/30th July

We would like to invite everyone to our #IRC channel #amiga-ie on the irc.freenode.net server. You can use your Amiga with AmIRC, WookieChat or BlackIRC to connect 🙂 Or just use amigausers.ie/chat-with-us

Thanks to Playaveli from SensibleSoccer.de for the SWOS updates
Virtual Dimensions and Banjo Guy Ollie for music
JuneBug and AndyDee from the IRC channels for some tips

Duelling banjos by Terrible Fire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wi_WXIBZFzk

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