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*Upgrading to Amiga Forever 7 (2017):* * The Tools/Options dialog contains several new tabs, sections and settings, including new controls for emulation, input, graphics and audio. The help tips make it easy to explore the new options: just pause the pointer over the desired feature to view...
05/17/2017

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05/17/2017

Amiga Future

Author: AndreasM


Descent: Freespace available as digital download and update for AmigaOS 4.1

Hyperion Entertainment is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the space-combat simulation Descent: Freespace* for AmigaOS 68k/WarpOS and AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition from the direct downloads section of our website.

Customers can now choose between two formats of this amazing game:

a purely digital version at a price of only EUR 14.95 incl. VAT** for download in our restricted download area, 
or buy a boxed version*** at their preferred Amiga dealer. 

The downloadable content consists of an image of the original CD for AmigaOS 68k/WarpOS and an archived game drawer for AmigaOS 4.1 including all languages and manual.

Purchasers get a serial number inside their box or by email to register their purchase at our website in order to get access to our restricted download area for the game archive, the original ISO image as well as potential future updates. For a first look, free demo versions are available from the public download area.

The updated version for AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition includes among others:

compatibility with Southern Islands based Radeon cards
new launcher with screenmode selection, language selection and other options
uses MiniGL texture compression if available
tons of game bugfixes including a fully playable tutorial

For existing customers of Descent: Freespace the updated AmigaOS 4.1 version is available free of charge after registering their genuine copy with their free Hyperion account on our website.

Descent: Freespace - The Great War is the highly acclaimed space-combat simulator from Volition/Interplay and offers an unparalleled mix of top-notch graphics for its time, plot and game-play. It is widely considered one of the best space-combat simulators ever and gained lots of kudos from all important game magazines. The game was originally released in 2001 for AmigaOS 68k/WarpOS and in December 2004 for AmigaOS 4 by Hyperion Entertainment CVBA.

 * also known as "Descent: Freespace - The Great War", "Conflict: Freespace - The Great War", "Freespace - The Great War"
 ** may very depending on your local taxes
 *** boxed version only includes AmigaOS 68k/WarpOS version, the AmigaOS 4.1 version is available for download after registration on our website

http://hyperion-entertainment.biz
05/17/2017

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Image: http://eab.abime.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=53127&stc=1&d=1495019412 Report+ is a freeware ReAction-based utility with nine functions for OS3: 1) It is a friendly, enhanced replacement for the official Commodore bug reporting tool (V40)2), optionally sending emails...
05/17/2017

Amiga Future

Author: AndreasM


The Amiga Future News App for Android released in the Version 1.0.2. You can download the Version on Playstore.

Changes:

- network problems in update no longer crash the app
- empty RSS feeds no longer crash the app
- added dedicated large screen layouts
- fix: VIBRATE permission
- fix: handle empty posts due to faulty RSS updates
- fix: handle a rare error when app is paused

The app has been extensively tested on many different mobile phone models.
Nevertheless, mistakes can occur. We kindly ask you to report these directly to us so that we can eliminate the errors promptly.

A great thank you goes to the programmer Wei-ju Wu and Martin (Mason) Merz for the great graphics.

Also a great thank you to the many beta testers.

http://everywhere.amigafuture.de

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.amigafuture.news
05/17/2017

Amiga Future

Author: AndreasM


o1i write:

09.05.2017 - 15.05.2017:

- adapt code for const TagItem changes (neil)
- network card improvements (neil)
- debug build now stores debug info in .dbg files (Kalamatee)
- InitKickMemDiag fixed (twillen)
- Rom image size check added (Kalamatee)
- amiga-m68k rom fixes, a1200 should boot again (twilen)
- m68k rom size optimization (Kalamatee)
- cd-startup improvements (Kalamatee)
- add separate gifanim datatype descriptor)

http://aros-exec.org
05/17/2017