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Rebecca Heineman releases source for IIGS version of Space Ace -UPDATED

UPDATED POST: 07/30/15 I’ve converted all of the art for Space Ace into animated gifs and created Mac and PC based tools to convert the GIFs into Iigs format data. The tools are built against Burgerlib and the 65816 code is built with a modified version of a65816. Both Burgerlib and a65816 will be updated […]

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Juiced.GS to publish in 2016

Juiced.GS, the longest-running print publication dedicated to the Apple II, will extend its record in 2016 when it publishes its 21st volume. Subscriptions and renewals are now being accepted for four more quarterly issues of news, reviews, interviews, and how-tos! Prices remain unchanged from recent years: $19 for customers in the United States, $24 in […]

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Jeremy Rand updates A2Sudoku

Jeremy Rand has updated his 2015 Hackfest winning entry A2Sudoku to version 1.2 — you can get a .DSK image directly from here: The main change is that when you enter a value, any scratch values in cells in the same column, row or sub-square are automatically updated. So, if you enter a “5” […]

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Retro Computing Roundtable episode 105 – KansasFest 2015 coverage

This episode features a special huge circle of podcasters around a single microphone at KansasFest 2015, where we reflect on KansasFest, relative merits of the Apple II, the CoCo, Atari 8-bits, and Commodores, and on the phenomenon that is KansasFest. We also make a couple of attempts at Carrington’s choose-your-own-adventure door decoration, and talk about […]