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30 Go of Amstrad CPC books, newspaper, fanzines, manuals, games covers, maps, etc...


One person created a collection of 30 Gb of Amstrad CPC files as a torrent file.

You will find PDF files of

  • newspapers
  • fanzines
  • books
  • ads
  • user manual
  • technic manuals
  • cover tapes of games
  • games manuals
  • cover of tapes
  • maps and levels of games

Colour Personal Computing Fanzine issue 2 on Kickstarter by James Ford


Eight bit Magazine isnt the only one to be on Kickstarter, there is also Colour Personal Computing Fanzine issue 2 by James Ford.

This issue has 40 pages of Amstrad CPC content :

  • A feature on cart conversions for the GX4000 with C4CPC
  • An in-depth look at the M4 board expansion
  • An exclusive preview article from the forthcoming 8-bit Memoirs (thanks Mr_Lou!)
  • Part two of our floppy emulation feature - adding an LCD display and buzzer to the GoTek
  • A look at new website Everygamegoing Reviews of the latest CPC games including Magica, Imperial Mahjong, Adios a la casta and more!
  • Part two of our exciting action/drama serial, The (Alex) Van Damm Chronicles

ChinnyVision: The True Story Of How Amstrad Bought Sinclair


A new video by ChinnyVision, informations from the Alan Michael Sugar biography : The Amstrad Story by David Thomas (I did read it and found it interesting).

Alan Sugar : The Amstrad story by David Thomas

A 5 years kid in front of an Amstrad CPC (french)


Christophe Coupez put his son Stanislas in front of an Amstrad CPC 464, what should be the final verdict ?

Ces ordinateurs sont dangereux by François Quentin available as PDF


Ces ordinateurs sont dangereux is a book written by François Quentin about the Amstrad CPC. Long lost, it is now available with the agreement of the author on's forum as PDF (Epub link, PDF link, as is not up atm). Happy reading ! Thanks to ced64k for his scanning work.

cover of the book Ces ordinateurs sont dangereux by François Quentin

All the listings of Hebdogiciel within easy reach


The french newspaper Hebdogiciel published many computers listings, for all computers of the 80 era in this weekly newspaper by Shift Editions.

It was available between 1983 and 1987, and survived only with its sales, disallowing ads to stay independent.

Today, all its listing are available on Hebdogiciel.

CPC Oxygen issue 14 out in January 2009, and more...


Issue 14 of the online magazine for Amstrad CPC, PCW, NC and PC CPC Oxygen is out since January 2009. You will also be able to browse all 117 issues of the U.K. Amstrad CPC newspaper Amstrad Action.

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Quasar le fanzine par Futurs désormais un wiki


From paper area to numeric Quasar is back ! Quasar the french fanzine is now available as a wiki.

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