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Blue SoftWare: last 100th menu.

August 1, 2004 by Brume

News illustration image Here is the last 100th menu by The Byte of BSW & TCE. We still don't know at the moment if he plans to release more issues after this one. We cross fingers ;-)
This new disk contains the following softwares:
- Heartland 2000
- SuperFly
- docs of Heartland 2000 and SuperFly (zipped)

So go on and grab [url=../newsattach/DCD_100C.ZIP]BSW DCD 100c[/url]!

Interview section online

July 30, 2004 by ST Graveyard

Hello everybody,

Even though the sun has been shining the past days and it is pretty hard to sit in front of a screen, it still is with great pleasure that we announce this new update. As you might have noticed, another button at the left side is now clickable! Yes, the interview section is up and running. At the moment there isn't that much in there, but keep on checking the site in the days to come for more interesting conversations with ST celebs!

Also, some of you might have noticed that the site has gotten a little cosmetic change. The width is now fixxxed. So everybody with a res higher than 1024*768 will be seeing the template borders. It might feel a bit weird, but give it a chance. Now everybody can witness the site alignment as it should be!

Enjoy it all! And make sure to let us know what you think at the Forum. Looking forward to reading you comments!


Hatari v0.50 is out

July 26, 2004 by Brume

News illustration image Hatari, the famous Atari ST emulator for Linux, BSD, BeOS, Mac OS X (and other systems that are supported by the SDL library), has been updated. According to the author, here are the changes:

- A lot of internal code cleanup and bug fixes.
- Added a dialog for creating new blank floppy disk images.
- The source code has been optimized for better emulation speed.
- Added RS232 emulation (still very experimental and not very well tested! It seems not to work reliable yet. Help for debugging is very appreciated!).
- Some bugs in the 68000 emulation have been fixed.
- The emulator now checks for double bus errors and stops the emulation if necessary (instead of crashing the emulator).
- Timer-D is now patched correctly again.
- The old font has been replaced by two new fonts so that the GUI now looks better in high resolutions.
- The fonts are now linked into the executable.
- Added support for DIM floppy disk images

Download latest version of Hatari by visiting the official website.

Grazey's Zak Hacks #34

July 26, 2004 by Brume

News illustration image Another week, another GZH released! This time it is mainly devoted to the brilliant composer nicknamed Scavenger (Joe De Man). It features also other great musicians, such as Frazer or Dma-SC. Here is what Grazey wrote:

Quality hits new levels with the SID sound master... Scavenger!
66 tunes grace this disk including Chipmon2 zaks never SNDH'-able(?!) before.
The \scavenge director is awaiting.
Composers: • Baggio• Drax/Bodenstandig 2000 • Damo • Dma-SC • Dubmood • Frazer • Nemo • Frequent • Techno • Timbral • Scavenger

Enjoy GZH #34 on PHF website!

Overscan Demos for STE

July 26, 2004 by Brume

News illustration image The mythic megademo that came back a few months ago is now fully STE compatible. Paulo Simoes has worked again on his fullscreen demos, so every screen can be viewed on STE (the Overscan Demos were previously STF compatible only).

Download Overscan Demos STE compatible (still work on STF, of course).

Blue SoftWare has published issue 100b!

July 26, 2004 by Brume

News illustration image Looks like The Byte of BSW needs a very short time to release new compilations. That's great! So the last member of BSW and TCE still active on the scene has done yesterday the sequel of the issue published last week.

The compilation contains:
- Lombric (game)
- Tiptronix (game)
- Santafly (game)
- Lost In A Cave (demo)
- Double Juggle Vegatabobble (game)
- Mine-Sweeper
- Things the PC inspires to me (demo)
- various docs

The intro and the graphix have been coded by The Byte and the tune has been composed by 505 of Checkpoint. Finally here comes the time to download BSW DCD disk 100b!

Screenshot of Deja vu
Random review

The game is driven entirely by story; you wake up with no memory whatsoever. During the game you’ll encounter bits and pieces of what’s happening all told through pretty cool flashbacks.

October 17, 2003 by perihelion


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Epyx created a handheld system called the "Handy". It was purchased by Atari and renamed "Lynx".

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