Category Archives: Commodore 64

Task Force 1990 (aka Strike Fleet V1) C64

Another early version of a title which saw release on the C64, this time an earlier edition of Strike Fleet. This originally was to be called Task Force 1990, but seemingly went under a bit of a cosmetic change and … Continue reading

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Gauntlet (c64) – with speech?

Thanks to Obi-Wandi, we learn that there was potentially an earlier edition of Gauntlet on the C64, which featured “easily comprehensible speech synthesis”. This was according to Happy Computer magazine and in their review of the Amstrad edition of the game. … Continue reading

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Moonfall V1 (C64)

Triad recently released an early build of Moonfall, which was a vector game by the late Jukka Tapanimäki. The game was developed in 1989, but heavy delays meant that Hewson/21st Century Entertainment didn’t get to release the game until 1991. This … Continue reading

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GTW64 second update of the year

Wow, time has gone quick already!   And so another GTW64 update for 2015 which includes: 6 new entries added ALA, Black Gold 2, Bounce’n, Droid Alert, Grapevine, Huckleberry Hound in Hollywood Capers 27 updates added Behemoth, Bible Baseball, Boxing … Continue reading

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Martin Piper assets

Martin Piper has recently preserved all of his work disks from his collection, ranging from the late 80’s to early 90’s. Some disk images are currently unknown of their content fully, but most have been labelled correctly.

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GTW64 Christmas update 2014

Welcome to our yearly Christmas update, which seems to have come round far too quick.   Due to how the site gets more regularly updated, this year we had no backlog for the first time in years! This meant new … Continue reading

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An interview with Geoff Phillips

Ross Sillifant has very kindly offered us an interview with Geoff Phillips (of Mighty Bombjack (c64) fame among others) to put onto the site, so without further delay i’ll hand you over to Ross…   As part of my on-going … Continue reading

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First GTW64 update for October

First update for October which includes the following: 5 new entries added 3D Snooker, Hooray for Henrietta, Mix and Match with Maggie, Rick Dangerous 3, Samurai Warrior V1 10 updates added 7 Minutes To Midnight, Batman Returns, Cable Run, Crystal … Continue reading

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Andrew Holdroyd talks briefly about his C64/Vic 20 days

Thanks to Ross Sillifant, Andrew Holdroyd gives some brief history about his C64/Vic 20 days and any released and unreleased works: “The Vic20 was the first computer I owned and learned my trade on it. The first wave of home … Continue reading

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Thank you to Cory Kin!

Just wanted to say a huge thank you to Cory Kin, who has recently posted some disks for GTW64 to preserve – but also included a Zoom Floppy device for us to keep. Already it’s proved invaluable in backing up … Continue reading

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