The A500 is back! (Review) Individual Computers ACA500

The A500 is back!  (Review) Individual Computers ACA500
There’s a new kid on the block!  Well not exactly new, it’s the Commodore Amiga 500 making a comeback… Individual Computers have recently released their highly anticipated ACA500 Accelerator for the Amiga 500 range of computers giving this popular 80’s computer a new lease of life. The Amiga 500 released in 1987 was a truly ...

Visiting an old friend, the Micro AmigaOne (uA1)

Visiting an old friend, the Micro AmigaOne (uA1)
Firstly I cannot believe it has been so long since my last post!  I’m hoping to bring more regular updates in these coming weeks especially since there are so many new and exciting things coming to the world of Amiga. I will be reviewing new products such as the eagerly awaited ACA500 and updating my ...

Update – A1200 with ACA1232/33 & Indivision AGA MkII

Update - A1200 with ACA1232/33 & Indivision AGA MkII
Hi! I thought I would bring you a small update on this project, you can read my first article here if you missed it. I’ve recently added an IDEFix Express adapter to give the on board IDE a little boost as well as some refinements to the OS installed. First some new pictures for you, ...

Amiga 1200 Magic Pack

Amiga 1200 Magic Pack
Hi Everyone! Once again apologies for leaving it so long between blogs… Today I want to share with you my latest Amiga acquisition, an A1200 Magic Pack, fully boxed and in great condition. I was considering for a long time buying a NOS (new old stock) Amiga 1200, basically unsold stock from back in the ...

Elbox Mirage Pro A4000D & Mediator / CSPPC rebuild – Part 2

Elbox Mirage Pro A4000D & Mediator / CSPPC rebuild – Part 2
Hi! Welcome to part 2 of this article which will be the build process of my A4000 in Mirage Pro Tower.  You saw in Part 1 the hardware which I will be using in this project, now I will guide you through the assembly. As far as Amiga’s are concerned this is perhaps the amongst ...

Elbox Mirage Pro A4000D & Mediator / CSPPC rebuild – Part 1

Elbox Mirage Pro A4000D & Mediator / CSPPC rebuild - Part 1
Hi All! Firstly let me apologise that it’s been so long since my last blog however I have an awesome project to share with you all so I hope it was worth the wait. What I have to share with you is the complete rebuild of my A4000 which is normally housed in a Mirage ...

A Brief History of my Computers and Video Games Consoles

Hi! I recently answered this in an online forum and thought it would make a nice article for my Blog too. I’ve been hooked on Computers and Video Games for years, but where did it all start?  Well my first Console was an Atari 2600, probably circa 1985. Hooked up to our living room TV ...

Tutorial:- Setting up a 4gb CF HDD with Classic Workbench & WHDLoad for Amiga

Hi! I spent some time today creating a video tutorial for installing Classic Workbench with WHDload Games onto a 4gb CF card, it seems to be a commonly asked question for a guide (from start to finish) so here it is in video form! This is intended to be the most basic steps to achieve ...

My Amiga Games Room / Office

My Amiga Games Room / Office
Hi! I’ve had a good clear out of stuff recently and for once I actually have space to use my Amiga’s! Therefore a good time to share some up to date pics and a Video of my Games room / Office.  More of a picture show than a story however the Video at the bottom ...

GREX 4000 installation – Part 1 Hardware

GREX 4000 installation - Part 1 Hardware
Hi All! Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog. Today’s article is a story of the installation of my new GREX PCI 4000 into my A4000… I have had this A4000 for about two and a half years now, I got it from an Amibay member who had it stored in his loft ...