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© 1997-2006
Gareth Knight
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THE WORLD'S BIGGEST-SELLING AMIGA MAGAZINE
Amiga Format Logo Af103
Issue No: 103 Month: November 1997
Release Date: Thursday October 2nd Price: £5.99 (CD-ROM), £4.50 (2 Disks)
Editor: Nick Veitch Page Count: 116

AF MAIN FEATURE

Make some Noise
Eight-page feature on music creation using the Amiga. John Kennedy explains how to record music using Music-X and a range of other applications. Followed by interviews with Matt Black (Coldcut), Aphrodite, and Allister Brimble.

AF COVER DISK/CD

Serious Disk
DigiBooster Pro 2
AddBuffers
ARexx Code
GetInfo
My Format
 
 
 

 

Games Disk
Aerial Racers - full game
Croins
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Cover CD
Four music tracks to coincide with the main feature.
NetBSD
onEscapee demo
Random PIC Creator
CyberBlanker
Misogi Manager
MUI Money 97
DiskSafe
SwazInfo
Emulators

AF NEWS ITEMS

Gateway get into gear
Amiga Format reveals that the Amiga was controlled by two companies - Amiga International, Inc. Describes a meeting between Amiga Inc, the Industry Council/Open Amiga initiative (ICOA), the Jay Miner Society, and several notable Amiga users.

Snap Happy
Ricoh announce the RDC-300 digital camera

New Siamese Software
The Siamese System 2.1 software made available.

Break the barrier
Foundation of the Amiga RC5 encryption effort - an attempt to break the RC5 encryption - through the use of a RC5 client that processes data by using free processor time.

A600 add-on
Eyetech announce second generation A600 accelerator. The board is supplied with a 33MHz, '030 CPU.

Vulcan chooses a hard target
Vulcan announce 'Virtua Cop' clone Hard Target

AF FEATURE

Mastering the market
Three-page feature on investing your money, using several Amiga applications and the Internet.

AF REVIEWS
 
SCREENPLAY
Previews
Street Racer
onEscapee
Myst
Sixth Sense Investigations
Genetic Species
Foundation (Work in Progress)

Full price Reviews
Blitz Tennis - 53%
Sensible Golf - 79%

SERIOUSLY AMIGA
Previews
Aladdin 4D

Reviews
DrawStudio 2 - 94%
PowerScan Professional - 73%
ScanQuik - 90%
SoundProbe - 82%
AWeb-II 3.0 - 81%
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

AF CREATIVE (TUTORIALS)

MUI (Chapter 1)
In the first part of the series, Dr. Karl Bellve explains the origins and basics of Magic User Interface.

NetBSD (Chapter 1 - through the X Windows)
Chris Livermore discusses X Windows

DOpus 5.5 (Chapter 5)
Ben Vost explains the use of FTP in Directory Opus.

Beginners Guide (Chapter 5)
Robert Polding discusses CD-ROM and the Amiga.

Advanced ARexx Coding
Paul Overaa explains ARexx's built-in break/error signalling mechanisms.

AF REGULARS

Month in View
Contents
Amiga Format News
ScreenPlay
  • Previews
  • Work in Progress
  • Reader Games
  • GameBusters & Helping Hands
  • PD Select
Seriously Amiga
Workbench & A Quick Guide to...
Amiga.net
Creative (tutorials)
MailBag
The Gallery
Readers Ads
Amiga Format CoverCD
Amiga Format CoverDisk
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