On Press Play Then Any Key, you will find the Amstrad CPC screenshot catalog and the Amtrad CPC load screen catalog by Lex Sparrow and ZX4Ever. But the link below will permit you to download latest version (v1.2).
Archives for the month April 2010 of Genesis8 Amstrad Page
If you were late for last HxC pre-sale, here is another SDCard HxC Floppy Emulator pre-sale on Ebay. Price is 60 pounds sterlings plus shipping (about 78 €). The cards are made by Lotharek (Poland) with the permission of the HxC author.
Beware, you will also need the proper cable sold on Ebay :
- cable for plain CPC (not Schneider, neither CPC+),
- cable for CPC+,
- cable for Schneider CPC (not CPC+).
And of course, you will also need a 5 volts alimentation for the HxC.
Be fast to get the C64 emulator for Iphone free for a short duration.
You can download Soleil vert by Supersly (les sucres en morceaux), a graphic made for the Breakpoint 2010 meeting. By the way, Soleil vert is the french name of the science-fiction film Solyent Green with Charlton Heston in 1973. A very good film, I recommend seing it if you didnt yet.
This picture uses flipping to get 31 shades of green (CT65 monitor).
You will be able to read the Break Point 2010 report by Hicks on CPCScene. It's a demo meeting in Germany where the Amstrad CPC was present :
- demo : From Scratch by Vanity, got 3rd spot (public choice category),
- music : Fairy by Zik (Futurs), a music played with an alpha version of a SID player, got 11th spot,
- freestyle graphism : Soleil Vert by Supersly (les sucres en morceaux), got 13th spot.
If you have time, go see Pixels by Patrick Jean.
The final version of the Sorcery+ remake by Antibug for windows is available, with the original graphics.
You can read the diskmag Hugi 36 for another report of the Break Point 2010 meeting and the article about the Amstrad demo scene in 2009 by Optimus.
You can download Arkos Tracker v1.0 beta for PC by Targhan.
You can download the emulator MAC-CPC v0.9.2a for Mac OS X by Flynn. MacCPC is the C and Objective C port of his second Amstrad CPC emulator called WinCPC.
You can download the latest version of the PC-CPC emulator by Ludovic Deplanque (Demoniak).
This version corrects bugs and adds choice for color and green monitor, an assembler, the start of the CPC+ asic emulation.
Have a look at Gavin Pugh twitter account about Roland in Time on Xbox360 with XNA.
You only have four days left to be able to order Orion Prime in a nice package in french, english or spanish. After this date you will only be able to download the game the 30th June 2010.
GameBase CPC v14 is out.
The Amstrad Expo - Final Exams meeting will take place in in Coutances (Normandy, France) at Espace Jeunes (F.J.T) from 25th to 27th June 2010. Organization by the tireless Eliot, meaning it will be a great one.
Events will be :
- Essay (Z80 - up to 128 Kb), is it possible for a CPC scener to release something in 2 months ?
- Graphic art : 1) "MODE 2 is not a monochrome mode!", 2) "Small pixels are not beautifull"
- Musical education : "Does Starkos give a better result than Amstradeus?"
IMPORTANT : this year, the productions will be released as files, no special menu !
You will see at the metting :
Symbiface 2 + HD + Compact Flash
Virtual Net 96
SDisk Floppy Emulator
Already coming : Candy - Beb - Shap - Hicks - Kris - Papy CPC - Pulkomandy - Targhan - Tom et Jerry - Voxfreax - Kawickboy - Garett.
Food and drinks are included in the ticket (9 euros/day) for all students. Some bedroom will be available at the exams place.
For more informations, write to eliot(at)cpcscene(dot)com
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