Magnetic media wiping you out? Are your floppies getting bent out of shape? Or is the cost of chasing old software burning your wallet? In this 2-part episode, the PPOT crew are joined by Retro Domination's Daz to look at the various modern solutions for our favourite 8- & 16-bit micros. Have a listen as we talk about our experiences with the multitude of options available to help bypass reliance on aging media formats!
Devices discussed include:
1541 Ultimate-II+: http://1541ultimate.net
Various C64 uIEC-based solutions - Read more here: https://www.c64-wiki.com/wiki/%C2%B5IEC
C64 SD2IEC, VIC-20 Penultimate Cart & ZX Speccy DivMMC: The Future was 8-Bit http://www.tfw8b.com
MSX MegaflashROM SCC+ SD: http://www.msxcartridgeshop.com/
C64 Easyflash: http://skoe.de/easyflash/doku.php
Brisbane C64 & Retrogaming night information: https://www.facebook.com/Brisbane-C64-Night-AKA-Midnight-Resurgence-1746806352202680/
Thanks for listening!
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Intro theme "Exolon Remix" by Ash Read and Nicholas Jones used with permission