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by merman
Sun Dec 01, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Any known bugs in the Super Snapshot V5?
Replies: 7
Views: 147

Re: Any known bugs in the Super Snapshot V5?

Here's another weird one. After powering on the 64 and escaping to BASIC with no boot, if I type the back arrow and press enter: OK why the eff can't I add a picture??? You need to host the picture somewhere (like imgur) and then use the shortcuts [ i m g ] and [ \ i m g ] tags around the URL. The ...
by merman
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Compatability of THEC64 with the old memory map.
Replies: 10
Views: 612

Re: Compatability of THEC64 with the old memory map.

TMR wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:15 pm
merman wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:45 pm
The emulation of the Mini is very good, capable of running most things I've thrown at it - and the new full-sized THEC64 is using the same FPGA tech.
Umm... s'not FPGA?
D'oh!
by merman
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Compatability of THEC64 with the old memory map.
Replies: 10
Views: 612

Re: Compatability of THEC64 with the old memory map.

I have been hearing of the release of a new Commodore 64 (if I should call it that). Having HDMI out, SD card capability, amongst other things. I wonder, as an assembly programmer, what differences one might expect as far as memory mapping, I/O, plus a number of other questions that would make a de...
by merman
Wed May 01, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: Super Mario Bros
Replies: 5
Views: 1073

Re: Super Mario Bros

It's very impressive. Supports the Annihilator (C64GS) joystick to give two buttons
by merman
Sun Mar 24, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Is the SX-64 motherboard identical to the standard C64?
Replies: 8
Views: 988

Re: Is the SX-64 motherboard identical to the standard C64?

The SX has a different ROM too, without cassette support
by merman
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Software
Topic: was there ever a sword of fargoal
Replies: 4
Views: 1136

Re: was there ever a sword of fargoal

I don't recall it being converted, no file on Plus/4 World
by merman
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Need help finding an old Commodore 64 game
Replies: 2
Views: 1401

Re: Need help finding an old Commodore 64 game

Chester Field?
by merman
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Ben Daglish, 1966-2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1459

Re: Ben Daglish, 1966-2018

He'd been fighting lung cancer and had had chemotherapy in 2016.
by merman
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Ben Daglish, 1966-2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1459

Ben Daglish, 1966-2018

Sad news... C64 composer Ben Daglish has passed away suddenly at the age of 52. Composer on great games including Trap, Krakout and The Last Ninja (sharing the work on TLN with Anthony Lees - who passed away in 2016). In recent years Ben attended retro events and played with supergroup Stuck In D'80...