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Gareth Knight
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THE WORLDWIDE MAGAZINE FOR ALL AMIGA USERS
Amiga Format Logo AF113
Issue No: 113 Month: August 1998
Release Date: Thursday July 9th Price: £5.99 (CD-ROM), £4.50 (2 Disks)
Editor: Nick Veitch Page Count: 108

AF MAIN FEATURE

Emulation
Five page review special on Amiga Forever 2.0, Siamese System 2.0, Fusion 3.1 and Shapeshifter 3.9.

Amiga Forever 2.0 82%
Budget Siamese System 85%
Fusion 3.1 84%
Shapeshifer 3.9 83%

AF COVER DISK/CD

Serious Disk
Iconian 2.98t
ToolType Manager
Button Bank
DayProgs
Envelope
SizeProg
Formation
SinED
Skimmer
Swipe
WarpWB

Games Disk
501
TetrisPro
PlayPac

 

 

 

 

Cover CD
Golem Demo
DEU
Soupa72
zbg-3d
Emulators
Virtual Karting 2 demo
... and much, much more!

 

 

AF NEWS ITEMS

Motorola take over G4 development
In a shock announcement, long-time PowerPC partners Motorola & IBM announce split. Apparently arguments over the direction that the new Altivec technology was taking the forthcoming G4 range of processors lead IBM to take their leave from the Austin, Texas-based joint venture.

They think it's all over!
Alive Mediasoft set to publish Samba World Cup.

Football 365
New Football365 and Amiga client launched.

AFB is Go
Amiga Format Bulletin mailing list launched.

Photogenics NG
Paul Nolan prepares new release of Photogenics.

Toronto show
Report from Canada's premier Amiga show.

AmigaSoc UK: It's Official
AmigaSoc UK become the official User Group Network (UGN) representatives for the UK.

AF FEATURES

Waiting for the great leap forward
David Taylor reveals the likely direction that the next AmigaOS will take. Four page article on the Linux & BeOS operating systems.

PIC Programming
Nick Veitch presents a DIY article on connecting a standard AT keyboard.

AF REVIEWS
 

SCREENPLAY
Previews


Reviews
Wheels of Fire - 45%
Virtual Karting 2 - 62%
Beambender - 83%
Powder - 23%
Foundation - 79%
 

SERIOUSLY AMIGA

Reviews
Power Flyer - 98%
Scene Archives CD-ROM Volume 5-6 - 81%
Backgrounds Unlimited 2 - 94%
Yet Another Mailer 2 - 95%
VDC200 Digicam - 87%
Jaz 2 Drive - 92%
Scan Magic Flicker Fixer - 89%
Cross Dos 7 - 90%
A1200 DIY case (long-term reader review) - Unrated

AF CREATIVE (TUTORIALS)

Amiga Icons (Chapter 3)
Ash Thomas explains the finer points of drop shadows, cylinders, text and eight-colour techniques.

Amiga Graphics (Chapter 4)
Nick Veitch takes a look at graphic viewers.

C for yourself (Chapter 5)
John Kennedy explains how to draw in an Intuition window.

Under the Bonnet (Chapter 5)
Simon Goodwin explains SCSI.

AF REGULARS

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

A good issue marred only by the fact that Simon Goodwin referred to me as 'Gareth Hunt'.

 

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