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|| News : Amiga Future monthly News August 2019
| posted by AndreasM on 2-Sep-2019 14:43:07 (926 reads)
RESHOOT R Mouse pad now available
▄bersee, August 4, 2019
The official RESHOOT R mouse pad is now available in the APC&TCP online shop at the URL https://www.amigashop.org
Actually, the mousepad should not be released until the Amiga 34 in Neuss.
But as several users have asked again and again, we have decided to publish the mouse pad already now.
We hope you like the mouse pad.
ABOUT RESHOOT R
RESHOOT R is a 2D horizontal Shoot'em-Up in the style of those great arcade classics Silkworm, R-Type and Gradius.
* developed and programmed by industry veteran Richard L÷wenstein
* plays to the performance capabilities of the Amiga CD32, 1200 and 4000
* five themed arenas in elaborately designed retro design
* Exciting attack waves and boss fights
* Extra weapons and power-ups
* multi-level scrolling, up to 100 objects on screen
* 50 Hertz refresh rate ensures constant high-speed
* more than 400 colours on screen
* thrilling soundtrack and SFX play simultaneously
* locally stored highscore list and additional Internet ranking option
* runs on standard hardware of the A1200, A4000 and CD32, no add-ons required
* tested on Amiga systems with 68020, 68030, 68040 and 68060 CPUs
- Amiga 1200, Amiga 4000 or CD32
- Joystick or CD32 compatible pad
- 2 MB chip memory, more memory supported
- runs on compatible Amiga emulators on Windows, Mac and Linux
More info: http://reshootr.spieleschreiber.de
The Amiga34 is an Amiga event that takes place for the third time on the 12th and 13th of October 2019 at the Rheinische Landestheater Neuss.
After the AMIGA was completely sold out in Neuss the last two times and many users had no opportunity to visit the fair, this year it takes place on two days. Nevertheless, we recommend everyone to secure a ticket for the event as early as possible. In addition, you should take care in time for a place to stay.
spieleschreiber is a development studio specialising in retro computer games. The founder and core of the team from P?in Upper Bavaria is games journalist Richard L÷wenstein. Richard L÷wenstein successfully developed computer games in the 1980s and wrote articles for the trade magazines, Happy Computer, 64er and Amiga Joker.
RESHOOT R was in development for three years and was developed in co-operation with the entire retro community.
Design, coding, production: Richard Loewenstein. Graphics: Kevin Saunders. Music and sound effects: Martin Ahman.
More info: http://www.spieleschreiber.de
APC&TCP has been active as a publisher for Amiga products for over 25 years.
>From APC&TCP come products like Amiga Future, Amiga Family, Flyin High, Marblelous, Pinball Brain Damage, CygnusED, Roadshow and much more.
APC&TCP has tried for many years not only to publish High End Amiga games like RESHOOT R but also smaller projects like Trap Runner.
APC&TCP is always on the lookout for interesting Amiga projects to publish.
Amiga Future 140 Member-Preview online
>From today and applying to all Amiga Future 1-Year-Subscribers you can find in the Member's Part of the Webpage the online Preview and Reading try-outs of Amiga Future magazine - Issue 140.
Amiga Future 140 Member-CD-Cover online
>From today, and available online to all Amiga Future 1-Year-Subscribers, in the Member-Part of the Webpage are the CD Covers of Amiga Future magazine - Issue 102, so you can download them, and print them out if you wish to save you from cutting out those pages from our beloved magazine.
The Amiga Future magazine - Issue 140 preview is now available to view online
This is the full colour preview and excerpts of the Amiga Future issue 140 (September/October 2019) can now be viewed online on the Amiga Future website.
Some of the interesting articles in this issue are:
AmigaOS 3.1.4 - That's how it's done! part 2
Interview Richard Loewenstein
Of course there's so MUCH more actually in the magazine.
Needless to say you often get other versions of software, often what was commercially available, as well as some of the latest try-outs or freely released software applications and games for, hopefully, all of the Amiga type Operating systems, so that's Amiga 'Classic', OS4, MorphOS, and AROS, including some PD software for these systems, all on the Readers' cover CD.
A detailed description of content and excerpts of this current issue can be found at: http://www.amigafuture.de/kb.php?mode=cat&cat=13
The Amiga Future magazine is available as an English and German printed magazine - every issue is available in FULL COLOUR - directly available from the magazine editorial office and also from various other Amiga dealers.
Amiga Future: Again at Gamescom
Also this year the Amiga Future will be represented with APC & TCP on the Gamescom in the retro area.
Visitors can get detailed information about the AMIGA computer system from the almost 90m▓ booth and, of course, also test more than 20 devices on site.
The Amiga Future Team will surely be able to answer all your questions about Amiga.
As guests of honor we have Trevor from A-EON Technology on Tuesday and Wednesday and Petro Tyschtschenko on Saturday at the stand.
In addition, the Apollo team shows the brand new Vampire4. You can test the Vampire4 in detail and the developers are also available for questions.
But we also have two IndieGO systems on our stand, which of course can be thoroughly tested.
Of course, Pascal Papara is also here ready to answer all your questions.
Since we can not (yet) be in two places at the same time, no orders will be sent from 17 to 27 August in our online shop.
This also applies to download versions. Emails can only be answered after Gamescom. We ask for patience.
It may take some time before all orders and emails can be processed.
Amiga Future 139 German - sold out
The German edition of the Amiga Future # 139 is now sold out.
The booklet is now only available as PDF in our online shop.
The CoverCD is still available.
To all collectors: It will happen in the near future more often that German Amiga Future issues are sold out relatively early.
That will be the situation and increase until we can finance a higher issue amount.
Therefore, collectors should order the Amiga Future as early as possible or subscribe directly.
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Amiga Future issue 140 released
The English and German issue 140 (September/October 2019) of the print magazine Amiga Future has been distributed today, and can also be ordered directly from the editorial office of Amiga Future, and the other Amiga dealers that stock the magazine.
Review AmigaOS 3.1.4 Update
Review Skill Grid
and so much more ... if you haven't already, get your collectable copy ordered today
A more detailed description of the contents and previews of this issue can be found at the Amiga Future magazine hompepage.
Amiga Future webpage maintenance
>From the 7th to the 8th of September 2019, extensive maintenance will take be done on the Amiga Future webpage.
As a result, on both of these days the webpage is completely offline or very limited available.
On 9.9.2019 theoretically everything should work again. But it can of course be limited by some small mistakes for a few days.
Our other websites, such as our online shop, are not affected by the maintenance (at least theoretically).