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  1. Musings.......

    Well as I didn't want to start the usual flame war about emulators vs real kit and what is an emulator and is a vampire a real amiga and all of that....I thought I would put a few thoughts here where no one will see them

    Personally I believe that the best thing is whatever does it for each individual - there is no fixed line as such. For me I like the original hardware. I get a kick out of using the original hardware. Yes, I use a CF hard drive, and an Indy Mk2 and I connect ...
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  2. Return to the Amiga 1200 - My Journey - Part 7

    [QUOTE=RetroMatt;981805][I][U][B]Part #7 - An eclectic mega mix of updates[/B][/U][/I]

    Well, another few days have passed and there's been quite a bit of activity on the various sub-projects going on as part of my journey back to the Amiga 1200.

    So - let's dive straight in !

    [U]1) Disks (Revisited)[/U]

    I gave a pretty big update on a collection of "blanks" I picked up recently. I've now pulled out a ton of branded disks for my base supply, ...
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  3. Return to the Amiga 1200 - My Journey - Part 6

    [QUOTE=RetroMatt;981067][U][I][B]Part #6 - Sticks of Joy ![/B][/I][/U]

    It's been a few days since I last posted - largely due to being busy fixing things for this and another project I've got going on. As the title suggests and I'd hinted at previously as being my next post, this update is surrounding all things joystick. You may recall from a previous update I posted that in total I have ordered 3 joystick's for this project: 1 x Suzo "The Arcade", 2 x Zip Stik and had ...
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  4. Game Magazines from the Past!

    I remember some of Amazing Games Mags such as

    CVG(Computer Video Games)
    Edge
    MAXIMUM The Video Game Magazine
    Ultimate Future Game Magazine
    Game X
    Gamemasters

    Atari User( Not great thought!)

    Zzap 64
    Commodore Force

    Amiga CU
    Amiga Format
    Amiga Actions(Early versions was the best as love colourful mags)
    The One Amiga

    All those magazines that I bought above was enjoyable to read or ...

    Updated 22nd May 2020 at 21:27 by Amiga Forever

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  5. Return to the Amiga 1200 - My Journey - Part 5

    [QUOTE=RetroMatt;980366][U][I][B]Part #5 - If the universe is ever expanding, what's it expanding into ?[/B][/I][/U]

    Well, another day with two updates - but, I felt it prudent as I can approach the topic I've had the most comments on so far.. expansion cards !

    OK - this is perhaps the BIGGEST rabbit hole of them all. My research into this is still ongoing as to what's possible - there's just so many options & choices out there. What I figured quite quickly was I ...

    Updated 19th May 2020 at 21:17 by RetroMatt

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