September 30, 2019 · Comments Off on Volume 24, Issue 3 (September 2019)
Juiced.GS Volume 24, Issue 3 (September 2019)

Index

PagesTypeHeadlineAuthorSummary
2My Home PageBreaking BarriersKen GagnePeter Neubauer and Neil and Maria set the precedent that is allowing me to become a digital nomad.
3-8Event coverageApple MarathonStavros KaratsoridisStavros chronicles his experience at KansasFest, the annual Apple II convention, including Mark Pelczarski's keynote speech, Jason Scott's MARAT][ON, the mega podcast, and much more.
9Behind the ScenesNana nana nana nana… Bitman!Sarah W. & Mark LemmertSarah W. shares an inside look at her nephew AJ's HackFest program; judge Mark Lemmert shares what made Bitman a winning entry.
10-11TidinGSLighting the WayEvan WrightHow teacher Evan Wright uses interactive fiction and his own program, Lantern, as educational tools with his high school students.
12-13MusinGSReinventing ThyselfKen GagneKen Gagne interviews Charles Mangin of option8 and RetroConnector fame about how he's made the transition from developing hardware to programming games and other software.
14ReviewA Welcome CacophanyDave RossA review of Noisy Disk, a mechanical stepping sound generator accessory for the Floppy Emu by Steve Chamberlin of Big Mess o' Wires.
15-17ProgrammingEarning Your MUMPSTom Raidna & Michael MulhernTom Raidna shares a behind-the-scenes look at Visual MUMPS, his language interpreter for the IIGS and a winning RetroChallenge entry; Michael Mulhern invites readers to participate in the October 2019 RetroChallenge competition.
18-19DumplinGSRestoring the PrinceKen GagneJordan Mechner announces a new version of his Prince of Persia development journals; MacEffects launches a Kickstarter for a transparent Apple II case; Kelvin Sherlock released Dict NDA; Joshua Bell releases CHTYPE ProDOS command; Andrew Roughan updates Marinett; Geoff Weiss updates Time Tool; Daniel Henderson releases Oubliette game in Applesoft BASIC; Blake Patterson interviews Jarek Achinger of Tunnels of Armageddon; Robert Freedman, formerly of HLS Duplication, passes away.
19Random NumbersElation and FrustrationEric ShepherdSheppy recalls his first encounter with a IIGS for sale at Macy's and the financial wrangling required of him and his mom to bring the IIGS home.
20Wild ApplesKen GagneA group photo of attendees at KansasFest 2019 striking some dubious dance moves.

Issue Links

Event Coverage: KansasFest 2019

KansasFest
An annual Apple II convention held at Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri.

NetDisk
Stephen Heumann's Apple IIGS utility for mounting disk images over an HTTP connection.

Anti-M
4am's utility for booting floppies meant for an Apple II or II Plus on other models.

Mega Podcast
The annual group podcast recorded at KansasFest.

Total Replay
A frontend for exploring and playing classic arcade games on an 8-bit Apple II.

Behind the Scenes

Bitman
Screenshots and facts about AJ's winning entry in HackFest, KansasFest's annual programming competition.

Programming low-res graphics in Applesoft BASIC
Materials from Sarah W.'s KansasFest 2015 workshop.

TidinGS

Lantern
Evan Wright's text-adventure authoring tool and cross-compilier for creating adventure games that run on classic 8-bit computers, Raspberry Pi, or Windows.

Trizbort
A free, intuitive Windows tool for creating adventure-game maps.

MusinGS

option8
GitHub repo for Charles Mangin, author of JUMPY GUY, octopede, minesweeper, and more.

Review

Noisy Disk
A mechanical stepping sound generator accessory for the Floppy Emu by Steve Chamberlin of Big Mess o' Wires.

Programming

Andiar Software
Homepage for Tom Raidna, author of Visual MUMPS for the Apple IIGS.

MUMPS
Tutorials for MUMPS and a free version of the language for Linux, maintained by Kevin C. O'Kane.

RetroChallenge
A retro hardware and software hacking competition, hosted by Michael Mulhern.

DumplinGS

A 30th anniversary note to Prince of Persia fans
Jordan Mechner announces a new edition of his development journals.

Injection-molded clear case
MacEffects' Kickstarter to create a transparent case for the Apple II and Apple II Plus.

DictA dictionary NDA by Kelvin Sherlock.

chtype
A ProDOS command to change filetypes and auxtypes, by Joshua Bell.

The Chronicles of Calormen
Homepage of Joshua Bell.

Marinetti
A TCP/IP stack for the Apple IIGS, updated to 3.0b11.

Time Tool
A tool that allows GS/OS applications to access the international standard time and date information based on the user's local time zone.

Oubliette
Daniel Henderson's Applesoft BASIC game about escaping a dungeon.

Tunnels of Armageddon
Blake Patterson's interview with Jarek Achinger, developer of Tunnels of Armageddon, an Apple IIGS game developed by Logical Design Works and published by California Dreams in 1989.

Support Bob
GoFundMe for Robert Freedman, formerly of HLS Duplication, who passed away on April 23, 2019, at the age of 65.

Juiced.GS Volume 24, Issue 3 (September 2019)

This issue features Stavros Karatsoridis' report from KansasFest 2019; Tom Raidna's walkthrough of his RetroChallenge-winning MUMPS interpreter for the IIGS; a review of the Noisy Disk accessory for the Floppy Emu; an interview with Charles Mangin; a look at how Evan Wright uses interactive fiction as a teaching tool; a behind-the-scenes look at this year's winning HackFest entry; and much, much more!

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September 19, 2018 · Comments Off on Enjoy Juiced.GS Volume 23, Issue 3 (September 2018)

Juiced.GS Volume 23, Issue 3 (September 2018)

This issue features coverage of two events: KansasFest 2018 and the Fourth Annual Oregon Trail Game 5K; reviews of two books: Tome of Copy Protection and A History of Video Games in 64 Objects; how to program for Applied Engineering's Phasor sound card; a behind-the-scenes look at HackFest winning entry Rush; and much, much more!

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September 19, 2018 · Comments Off on Volume 23, Issue 3 (September 2018)
Juiced.GS Volume 23, Issue 3 (September 2018)

Index

PagesTypeHeadlineAuthorSummary
2My Home PageContingency PlansKen GagnePlan a fate for your Apple II collection, digital presence, and online accounts, whether by using Dr. Stephen Buggie's Apple II Will or tools like the Google Inactive Account Manager. Also, welcome to new staff writer Mike Whalen!
3-5ProgrammingEric RangellHow to make music with the Applied Engineering Phasor sound card, backward compatible with the Mockingboard and available from ReActiveMicro.com.
6-10Event coverageIn Line for KansasFestChris TorrenceChris Torrence shares his account of KansasFest 2018, from keynote speaker Roger Wagner to the last Garage Giveaway.
11Behind the ScenesA Rush JobIvan Hogan, April Ayres-GriffithsHow Ivan Hogan became the youngest HackFest first-place winner with his game Rush, and one judge's perspective.
12Meet the StaffMike WhalenMike WhalenMike Whalen
13-14Event coverageRunning the Oregon TrailMarcus AdamsRunning the fourth annual Oregon Trail Game 5K in Oregon City, Oregon.
14AdvertisementRetro Roundup
15-16Cover ][ CoverThe Deprotection DictionaryAntoine VignauA review of the Tome of Copy Protection, by Bruce Jones and Lane Roathe and published by Call-APPLE.
16-17,19Cover ][ CoverA Slice of HistorySteven WeyhrichA review of A Histry of Video Games in 64 Objects, by the World Video Game Hall of Fame at the International Center for the History of Electronic Gaming (ICHEG) at the Strong Museum of Play in Rochester, New York.
18-19DumplinGSKen GagneCharles Mangin patches Karateka to support two players; IRATA.ONLINE launches on PLATO emulator; NinjaForce released NinjaTrackerPlus; Jeremy Rand releases a2buildpipeline; Brutal Deluxe updates Snake Byte and releases Graffidisk; 8 Bit Weapon releases a USB-based MIDI adapter; Marinetti updated to v3.0b9.
19Random Numbers16-bit solutions for 64-bit problemsEric ShepherdWill the HTTP/2 protocol close the Internet to the Apple II?
20AdvertisementRetro Computing Roundtable

Issue Links

My Home Page

Dashlane
Password manager that allows trusted individuals to access your information in an emergency.

LastPass
Password manager that allows trusted individuals to access your information in an emergency.

Google Inactive Account Manager
Share parts of your account data or notify someone if you've been inactive for a certain period of time.

Facebook Legacy Contact
Someone you choose to look after your account if it's memorialized.

Programming

Phasor
ReActiveMicro.com's wiki about Applied Engineering's Phasor card.

Phasor software
Demo disks provided with the Phasor sound card.

Adventure
Crowther and Woods' text adventure game with speech support.

Code
Supplemental material, including copiable code from the article.

Behind the Scenes

RUSH
Ivan Hogan's winning entry in HackFest 2018.

Oregon Trail Game 5K
The fourth annual race is a fun run based off the 1980s classic computer game.

Cover ][ Cover

Tome of Copy Protection
Written by Bruce Jones and Lane Roathe and published by Call-A.P.P.L.E.

A History of Video Games in 64 Objects
Written at World Video Game Hall of Fame at the International Center for the History of Electronic Gaming (ICHEG) at the Strong Museum of Play in Rochester, New York.

DumplinGS

Karateka
Jordan Mechner's classic action game, patched by Charles Mangin to support two players.

Jumpy Guy
Charles Mangin's original action game for the Apple II.

Minesweeper
Charles Mangin's Minesweeper clone for the Apple II.

IRATA.ONLINE
An online service powered by a PLATO emulator.

PLATO
A terminal emulator for use with IRATA.ONLINE.

NinjaTrackerPlus
A music player for the Apple IIGS.

a2buildpipeline
Jeremy Rand's pipeline for building Applesoft BASIC, ca65 assembly, cc65 C and Merlin32 assembly projects in Xcode for MacOS.

Snake Byte
Brutal Deluxe's unofficial update to Chuck Sommerville's game.

Apple Time WarpA podcast interview with Chuck Sommerville of Snake Byte.

Graffidisk
Brutal Deluxe's tool for creating visual disk "images".

MIDI adapter
8 Bit Weapon and Charles Mangin's MIDI adapter for the Apple II.

Marinetti
v3.0b9 of the TCP/IP stack for GS/OS.

September 23, 2017 · Comments Off on Enjoy Juiced.GS Volume 22, Issue 3 (September 2017)

Juiced.GS Volume 22, Issue 3 (September 2017)

This issue features Charles Mangin's coverage of KansasFest 2017; an interview with Sean Fahey of the Garage Giveaway; an overview of ampersand programming packages for Applesoft BASIC; reviews of Alien Downpour and Cyber Jack; a behind-the-scenes look at Fujirun, Rob McMullen's winning HackFest entry; and much, much more!

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