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Volume 1 Issue 1 was cover-dated October 1983 and cost 85p.

ContentsEdit

RegularsEdit

Contents - 1 page (3)

Coming Soon; Crossword - 1 page (11)

Todd's Lore - 2 pages (28-29)

User Groups - 2 pages (46-47)

Tommy's Tips - 2 pages (57,59)

Letters - 2 pages (61-62)

NewsEdit

Page 5

  • Simply File: DBMS for 64: Records management system for the C64 by Simple Software
  • Softsel's Hits: New software distributor Softsel issue list of best-selling games. The top 5 Commodore games were Zork I, Frogger, Deadline, Witness and Zork II
  • Clean it Up: B&R Electrical Products produce power surge protector call PowerCleaner
  • First 64 Assembler?: Mikro 64 from Supersoft and PAL from Kobra
  • New Winchester hard disk for CBM8000 from IMI Computing

Page 6

  • Guilding the Lily? Gosh...: Guild of Software Houses formed by leading publishers
  • Ticket to Ride: Virgin Fun Bus to go on tour showing off new games including Envahi and Creepers for the VIC-20
  • Instant Code: Dynatech code generator program "Codewriter" converted from PET to C64
  • Seeing Red: New software house Visions enlist the help of Steve Davis to publicise new snooker game

ReviewsEdit

Utilities

Easy Script (Word Processor) by Commodore for the C64. Reviewed by Nigel Ruth. - 1¾ pages (14,17)

Punters Progress:- J D Collins - 2 pages (25,27)

Scores out of Five
Software Title Publisher Genre Rating
Home Inventory Audiogenic Home Utilities 3
Home Office Audiogenic Home Utilities 4
Research Assistant Honeyfold Database 3
Totl Text Honeyfold Word Processor 3
Wordcraft-20 Audiogenic Word Processor 5
Flow Computer Room Flow Charts 1
Pixel Power Quicksilva Graphics Designer 1
Minikit Audiogenic Programming Aids 5

Graphics Packages Review: Stack's Vickit III and Commodore's Super Expander for the VIC-20 - Mike Todd - 2½ pages (37,39-40)

Hardware

Even better sound from the 64? The Hi-Res Soundbox tested - 1 page (12)

Books

Commodore 64 Computing  - 1½ pages (53-54)

Get More from the VIC 20  - ½ page (54)

FeaturesEdit

Commodore 64 Music: "Happy Birthday" - Jim Butterfield - 2 pages (8-9)

The Graphics Primer Part V: Smooth Simulations - Kevin Smart - 2 pages (22-23)

Visiting VIC-20 Video Part 4 - Jim Butterfield - 1½ pages (30,32)

The Complete Beginners Guide to Assembly Language Programming - 2½ pages (34-36)

Letter from America - Mike Apsey - 1 page (48)

An Epson on the 64? Attaching a Decent Printer - Chris Durham - 4 pages (49-52)

Type-InsEdit

Controlling a Joystick the easy way: STick for the VIC20 - 1½ pages (19,21)

Routines - 2 pages (42-43)

Big Race by J. Tully - 1 page (44)

Sheepdog; Poster Print - 1 page (45)

Other CreditsEdit

Writer

Bohdan Buciak

Editorial Assistant

Nicky Chapman

Art/Production Editor

Paul Hulme

Contributors

Chris Durham, Jim Butterfield, Mike Apsey, Kevin Smart, Mike Todd, Nigel Ruth

Issue IndexEdit

Commodore User / CU Amiga Index
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1983           Commodore User Issue 0
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Commodore User Issue 2
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1984 Commodore User Issue 4
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