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Spanish FAQ v1.32 of comp.sys.amstrad.8bit


Thanks to MiguelSky, the spanish FAQ has been updated to the latest version (from 2005, some updating work needing to be done).

PSPCAP32 v1.3.3, an Amstrad CPC emulator for Sony PSP by ZX-81


The Amstrad CPC emulator PSPCAP32 by ZX-81 has been updated :

  • improved speed (+3 fps at 222Mhz)
  • add new hotkeys : settings such as fps, delta_y or render mode can now be directly modified inside the emulator (no need to enter in the settings menu), and quick save / quick load current state (no need to enter in the main menu)
  • bug fix in green/monochrome default settings

Magical Drop v1.1 for Amstrad CPC


A new version of the Magical Drop game is available on CPC Mania. Some new features, and the correction of the keyboard management with a CPC+.

Late for Xmas, so happy good year 2008


It's a bit late for wishing you a merry christmas, so I will wish you a happy good year 2008 instead, and much CPCing.

CPCGamesCD updated by MiguelSky (December 2007)


CPCGamesCD is a live CD with emulators and the Amstrad games collection of NVG by MiguelSky. It has been updated :

  • Frontend CPC Loader v2.0 beta by TroelsK and a lot of new features
  • NVG games update 06/11/2007
  • Snap-Pack with ALL the captures (3.491)
  • New version of CPCE (1.85) and WinApe (2.0a15) emulators
  • Improved categorization
  • Apps (utils/cpc) and Cartridg folders of NVG are now included

New update for PSPCAP32, an Amstrad CPC emulator for Sony PSP by ZX-81


PSPCAP32 par ZX-81 has again been updated, with now support for the green screen of the Amstrad CPC.

Blassic, an Amstrad CPC basic interpreter for windows, linux and Yopy PDA


Blassic is a basic language interpreter for windows, linux and Yopy PDA. It can interpret Amstrad CPC basic, I didnt try it though.

CPCE v1.85, an Amstrad CPC emulator for windows


CPCE v1.85 fixes a serious bug in the Symbiface 2 IDE (reported by Jarek Adamski), allows disabling the tape speedup if CPCE does it wrong (for example with "Balloonacy") and the Win32 version is a bit smarter now to handle ZIP archives.

Conversion from C64 of Balloonay on Amstrad CPC by Kevin Thacker


Kevin Thacker has made a conversion of Balloonacy, a C64 game. The complet game will be sold by Cronosoft . You can donwload a démo of the game for tape and disk.