STarKos 1.2 is out. It's a conventional soundchip tracker, in the sense that writing music is done the same way as existing trackers on CPCor Atari ST. The new features mainly comes from sound editing.
For the 25 years of the Amstrad CPC in 2009, Amstradeus (bilingual site, choose language at upper left of the page) is organizing a graphic contest
till the 30th May 2009. You must send an image about the quarter of century of the Amstrad CPC in JPG or PNG to win a CPC 464 firmware book (in english).
Cpctro, a Amstrad CPC demo by ZeroTeam
ZeroTeam is a ZX Spectrum demo group. Though they just released an Amstrad CPC demo : cpctro.
The Real Sir Alan (Michael Sugar)
The Real Sir Alan is a 60 minute show by Fiona bruce shown on BBC Two (11th January 2009) and BBC One (24th January 2009). It cant
be seen anymore with the BBC iPlayer, but it seems to be on Youtube :
Wiituka, an Amstrad CPC emulator for the Nintendo Wii
Wiituka is a brand new Amstrad CPC emulator for the Nintendo Wii by D_Skywalk. It features :
a comfortable interface that tries to look like Virtual Console
online support for downloading games
CPC Gunstick Emulation
Next version will feature :
Redefine WiiMote Keys
Game List with Screenshots
Snapshot (and tape?) Support
Roms details, votes and much more!
Stelladaptator 2600 to USB interface
Seen on the comp.sys.amstrad.8bit newsgroup : the Stelladaptator allows the use of standard Atari 2600-compatible
controllers, including joysticks (like the one used on Amstrad CPC), paddles, and driving controllers, with modern computers running Windows, Macintosh, or Linux operating systems. Any Atari
2600-compatible joystick, when plugged into your computer through the Stelladaptor will behave as a normal joystick. This allows the use of classic Atari controllers with any software that will work with
an 8-direction digital joystick controller (left, right, up, down, and diagonals).
CPCGamesCD is a live CD by MiguelSky with emulators and the NVG Amstrad game collection. It has been updated :
Includes frontend, new CPC Loader 2.4 by Troels K.
Includes NVG games update 11.04.2009
Includes Snap-Pack by MiguelSky (3576 images)
Added new version 6.2 of JavaCPC emulator
Includes Linux version of CPCLoader 2.4 and emus update
Includes Maps folder of NVG and support for that
Includes Links to T.A.C.G.R.
A golden gun on Ebay
217 Euros for a Super Pack Gun Stick (Ubi Soft) on Ebay. I hope the buyer
will enjoy what he bought.
Orion Prime's teaser
Arkos and Les Sucres En Morceaux are working since several years on an adventure game called Orion Prime. Its developpment is coming to an end, so
to let you wait a little bit more, you will be able to find a teaser on the game web page.