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Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kickstart
« on: October 13, 2014, 11:10:20 AM »
Hi, couldn't see a thread for this, please merge if there is.
Anyway the book has gone live this morning, and wow its way over halfway in 4 hours!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2146199819/commodore-amiga-a-visual-commpendium

I've backed it, bet you can't guess which one i got!?
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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2014, 11:53:13 AM »
Very nice.  Thanks for posting about it.

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« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2014, 11:57:13 AM »
Nice one, also backed it and I would say the Lemmings one perhaps lol.
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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2014, 12:49:29 PM »
I'm backing it this week as some stage, have to have my Amiga Fix and has given me a boot in the arse in the process :)

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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #4 on: October 13, 2014, 13:03:38 PM »
My 1200 is basically useless as the keyboard is only 50% working and my workbench discs are corrupt - going to buy s new one and upgrade to 3.1 I think when money is vetter

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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #5 on: October 13, 2014, 13:45:19 PM »
Have you tried opening it up and cleaning around the keys etc?

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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #6 on: October 13, 2014, 13:58:40 PM »
It needs a complete going over TBH The alphabet and numbers work ok, but the function keys and numerical keypad don't at all.

If I see a decent one for sale I may just scrap this one - it was second hand when I bought in the first place back in '96 !

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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #7 on: October 14, 2014, 09:45:38 AM »
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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #8 on: October 14, 2014, 11:37:53 AM »
That was fast!

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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #9 on: October 14, 2014, 12:16:51 PM »
Very fast indeed.
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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #10 on: October 14, 2014, 14:02:26 PM »
Super fast , I just hope that what ever I come out with is just as fast...Great Job to Sam on this.

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« Reply #11 on: October 14, 2014, 14:36:04 PM »
That just shows you the Amiga community is gasping for some decent Amiga games books!  :3:
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« Reply #12 on: October 14, 2014, 19:17:00 PM »
Lol, i think you too should release a book together after your own releases.. Something Amiga based?? :113:
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Re: Commodore Amiga - A Visual Commpendium Book Now On Kicks
« Reply #13 on: October 15, 2014, 09:27:47 AM »
hmmm..sounds very interesting....:)....this could be a touch cookie to crack considering the fabulous job Sam is doing with his book, but never say never.

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« Reply #14 on: October 15, 2014, 18:13:22 PM »
This is flying now... :113:
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