Volume 25, Issue 1 (March 2020)

Juiced.GS Volume 25, Issue 1 (March 2020)
2My Home PageA Community on the RoadKen GagneWhile traveling the country as a digital nomad, Ken visits with Apple II users and friends.
3-4Cover ][ CoverSteven WeyhrichA review of "The Cult of Mac, 2nd Edition" coffee table book by Leander Kahney and David Pierini.
5-8Behind the ScenesDoing More with LessVince WeaverVince Weaver, aka deater, shows us his demakes of modern games Myst, Portal, Out of This World, and Kerbal Space Program for the 8-bit Apple II.
9-10HardwareEnter the ZilogJay GrahamA roundup of Z80 cards and software.
11-14,19ProgrammingAssembly on the MoveIvan DruckerA tutorial for using relocatable machine language routines.
15-16TidinGSIsn't It ScantastixKay SavetzAnnouncing the Scantastix project, an initiative to scan Apple II software manuals into the Internet Archive.
16AdvertisementEaten by a Grue
17-18DumplinGSIn a World…Ken GagneRobert Woodhead to keynote KansasFest 2020; Mike Harvey of Nibble passes away; Chris Vavruska releases HTML+ and HTMLView; Apple-1 clone SmartyKit announced; A2osX updated to 0.93; Nox Archaist delayed until August 2020; Stefan Wessels releases Penetrator port; MacEffects launches Kickstarter for transparent Apple II case; Colin Fulton demos Ruby programming language for the Apple II; Ewen Wannop releases Check File; Jon Lasser announces microdrive program.
19Random NumbersTwenty FiveEric ShepherdEric Shepherd reflects on how much the world has changed since Juiced.GS debuted 25 years ago.

Cover ][ Cover

The Cult of Mac, 2nd Edition
Leander Kahney and David Pierini’s hardcover coffee table book, a follow-up to the original 2004 edition.

Behind the Scenes

deater’s demakes
Kerbal Space Program, Portal, Out of This World, and Myst for the 8-bit Apple II, courtesy Vince Weaver.


Apple II CP/M Hardware and OSes
Software for various Z80 cards.

The Humongous CP/M Software Archives
A collection of CP/M repositories past and present.


Ivan X’s Apple II Extravaganza
Home of Ivan Drucker’s Magic Goto, NuInput, Pager, TextFileLoader, and Lammer utilities.

Apple II csa2 FAQ
A table of zero page locations in Apple II memory.

Apple II ROM
The source code for the Apple II ROM.

S-C DocuMentor: Applesoft
A disassembly of Applesoft ROM.


Hayden Software ORCA M Macro Assembler manual
A manual from 1983, weighing in at 450 pages.

Pillsbury Eat Smart Nutrition Program
A little-known nutrition education program for the Apple II.

Ted Nelson’s Junk Mail Cartons
Flyers, circulars, and advertisements preserved by American information technology pioneer Theodor Holm Nelson.

A group that has scanned millions of pages of tech material since the 1990s.

A group that has archived more than 1,000 items.

Museum of Computer Adventure Game History
High-quality images of games and books, including for the Apple II.

Everything scanned by Kay Savetz and Jason Scott as part of the Scantastix project.

Donate to Kay Savetz to support the Scantastix project.

Scantastix finances
A Google Sheet showing Scantastix’s finances and up-to-date scan statistics.


An annual Apple II convention keynoted by Robert Woodhead and held at Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri, this July 21–26, 2020.

Nibble Magazine
Home of the magazine founded by the late Mike Harvey.

Tools by Chris Vavruska to view, render, and convert HTML files on the IIGS.

An upcoming Apple-1 replica kit.

Remy Gibert’s multitasking operating system for the Apple II, now at v0.93.

Nox Archaist
An upcoming 8-bit fantasy RPG, now scheduled for release in August 2020.

The Sinclair ZX Spectrum by Philip Mitchell of Beam Software, ported to the Apple II by Stefan Wessels.

Injection Molded Clear Case for Apple IIe and IIGS
MacEffects’ Kickstarter campaign for a transparent Apple II case.

nRuby & Fruity
Colin Fulton’s Apple II programming language and presentation software.

Check File
Ewen Wannop’s utility for users to determine if a new version of a program is available.

Jon Lasser’s Mac utility for accessing ProDOS-formatted CompactFlash volumes.