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THE WORLD'S BEST-SELLING AMIGA MAGAZINE
Amiga Format Logo AF124
Issue No: 124 Month: June 1999
Release Date: May 11th, 1999 Price: £5.99 (CD-ROM), £4.50 (2 Disks)
Editor: Ben Vost Page Count: 100

AF MAIN FEATURE

Whither PPC?
The PowerPC promised a revolution for personal computing in general and for the Amiga in particular. Richard Drummond asks whether it has or will ever deliver?

AF COVER DISK/CD

Serious Disk
ARQ
CycletoMenu
Magic File Requestor
Rekeyit
WBStartup+ v2.8
SwazInfo
PowerSnap
MultiCX2

 

Games Disk: Multitasking games
Deluxe Poker
521
HBMonopoly
MiniArcanoid
Hexagons
Shuffle
Target
WBrain
Wintris 1.21
Puzzle

Cover CD
WBsteroids 1.6
LinuxPPC
Diamond Caves 2 v1.4
Maniac Ball 1.5
Soliton 2.00
VBCC
xdms
xad
ModePro
... and much, much more!

AF NEWS ITEMS

The World of Amiga '99 is on!
Although there hasn't been much notice, it has been confirmed that WoA99 will now take place at Town Hall in London.

OS3.5 rumours
Unconfirmed news about OS3.5

New employee at Amiga Inc.
The latest addition to the Amiga Inc. payroll is Dr. Rick LeFaivre. He joined the company in April as the new Chief Technology Officer, directly responsible for the future direction of all Amiga technology.

More PPC software for you
Nova Design set to release ImageFX PPC plugin, PowerStation.

Voyager 3 features announced
Oliver Wagner releases information on forthcoming update to Vaporware's Amiga web browser.

Return to Scala
Eyetech sign deal to distribute Scala MM400 in the UK.

Vital Horgan
Tony Horgan comments on the latest news of OS3.5 and PPC.

100 Issues ago (AF24 July 1991
A lookback at issue 24.

AF FEATURES

STRICQ: An interview with Douglas McLaughlin
Ben Vost talks to the man who's trying to make talking on the net easier.

AF REVIEWS
 

SCREENPLAY
Previews
Phoenix
Acsys
Settlers 2 in doubt

Reviews
Hexen - 90%

 

 

SERIOUSLY AMIGA
Previews

Reviews
Art Effect 3 - 85%
4x EIDE '99 - 92%
Photogenics 4.0 - 80%
MSX Nostalgia - 58%
Flash ROM 2 - 64%
Zip 250 - 80%
Typhoon Mark 2 - 72%
Power 2x CD-ROM (reader review) - 90%

AF CREATIVE (TUTORIALS)

Usefull ARexx (Chapter 3)
Nick Veitch explains loops.

Banging the Metal (Chapter 3)
Simon Goodwin reveals 8520 Complex Interface Adaptor PEEKS and POKES.

Using HTML (Chapter 8)
Neil Bothwick points out that imagemaps can be really useful.

AF AMIGA USER GROUPS

Ben Vost shares a beer with some of the SWAGgers in Bristol and talks to president Andy Mills about how it got started.

AF REGULARS

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Amiga.net
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