Here you can see what items recently have been added to the collection.
February 2nd, 2020
Another big thank you to Andreas! He sent me these tapes for Atari 8-bit computers: Aliencounter / Face Flash, Golf Classic / Compubar, Battling Bugs / Concentration, Gulp / Arrow Graphics, Atari Computing Issue 10 and the inlay for the US Gold release of Snokie. So I can put my loose Snokie tape finally in its original packaging 🙂 Thank you Andreas!
December 29th, 2019
Probably the last additions to the collection in 2019 Magic Window, Snokie (US Gold release) and Spy’s Demise/The Spy Strikes Back. All on tape for the Atari 8-bit computers. Thank you Steve!
December 1st, 2019
New additions to the collection: The last box of John had another big surprise. A new old stock Atari XF551 in box! And also a big lot of (mainly) German disk magazine. Another mega thank you to John Maris!
November 26th, 2019
New additions to the collection: I did a nice trade with Steve Green, who also gave me some early christmas presents. Thanks Steve! For the Atari 8-bit, a.o. Jet Set Willy tape, a big stack of Synpase disks, a big stack of Tiger Developments disks, some Atari UK leaflets and Missile Command in Japanese Atari 2800 packaging! We also bought some stuff together so I got this nice 1050 boxed.
November 13th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Another big thank you to John Maris! He donated a big box with Atari books and general books. I am very happy to add these box to my collection. Thank you John!
November 9th, 2019
New additions to the collection: A big thank you to Andreas Koch again. He sent me: 2 different US Gold releases of F-15 Strike Eagle, Fight Night, Jet Boot Jack, Realsports Football (87 Taiwan release), Flying Ace and Emerald Isle on tape for Atari 8-bit computers. He also sent me the manual for the US Gold release of Warriors of Ras. Thank you Andreas!
October 22nd, 2019
New additions to the collection: a mega thank you to John Maris for donating 2 big boxes of his personal collection! In the picture the contents of box 1. It is way too many to list them all, but some highlights: A Ramcart, Polish bootleg of Mac65 on cart, a big stack of ABBUC disks, Mantix (APX), Bubble Zone (KE Soft release), Sourcgen, Disk Master (CDI Germany), Carillon Printer (CDI Germany), Directory Master (CDI Germany), Splash (Ulf Pertersen/LDS), Speed Ace (Micro Discount release), Pokey’s Magazine 56, XL-Art (Klaus Peters), Screendump II (Klaus Peters), The Brundles Editor (KE Soft), Mac/65 Toolkit disk (Fine Tooned Engineering), a stack of manuals, The Picture Thief II (unreleased utility by JomaWare) and loads more! All for Atari 8-bit! Thanks again John!
October 20th, 2019
New additions to the collection: A big thank you to Dan (Farb at AtariAge) for getting me these tapes at Silly Venture 2019 Starkstrom Seestern (German edition of Electric Starfish), Kampf dem Ungeziefer (German edition of Bug Off) and Smash Hits 5 all on tape Also new: The Chinnyvision 2020 Calendar!
October 9th, 2019
A very big thank you to Steve Green! He sent me: Boulderdash (Mirrorsoft release), Kennedy Approach on tape for Atari 8-bit. Steve Davis Snooker (Blue Ribbon release) on disk for Atari 8-bit. Ninja Gaiden for Atari Lynx. Atari Family Computing packs, Discovery pack, 1st Word (The ST Club release) and Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles for Atari ST. Also for the ST the UK ST Manual and the UK ST Basic Quick Reference Guide.
And also new: Ugly Atari sweatshirt from primark and the newest ABBUC Magazine.
September 10th, 2019
New additions to the collection: 6 a-side soccer UK program guide (sponsored by Atari) donated by Steve Green, CA12 datarecorder fitted with KSO Turbo 2000 (attaches also to the joystick port!) donated by Nir Dary and the new Atari Projects book by Jason Moore.
August 8th, 2019
New additions to the collection: A big thank you to Andreas Koch for donating these 5 great Avalon Hill games on tape for the Atari 8-bit.
August 7th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Picture 1: I did a nice trade with Steve Green and received: Reversi II (APX), Protector on UK Entertainment card and Sargon III for Atari 8-bit plus a lot of loose Atari ST disks. Picture 2: items I bought myself: Star Raiders with touchpad, Video Checkers, Summer Games, Slot racers and Double Dunk for the 2600. Plus Desmond’s Dungeons (Creative Sparks release) for Atari 8-bit. Picture 3: I bought a new Mini Super Speedy for my 1050 and I received Five card draw poker for Atari 8-bit from Andreas! Thanks!
July 24th, 2019
Nieuwe aanwinsten: Van auteur Tom Lenting heb ik dit boek gekregen over de geschiedenis van de Nederlandse Gamegeschiedenis. Een erg leuk en informatief boek met aandacht voor bekende Nederlandse ontwikkellaars. Ook de retroscene wordt niet vergeten Meer info hier.
New additions to the collection: I received the book of The History of Games of the Netherlands from author Tom Lenting. This book is the first book of its kind published in the Dutch language. More information about this book can be found here.
July 20th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Battalion Commander (US Gold tape), Kingdom, Blackjack, Cavernia, Nucleus and Thunderox. Thank you Andreas! And I bought the rare Aackosoft tape release of Astro Chase.
July 7th, 2019
New additions to the collection: A very nice big stack of Dutch Atari ST Magazines.
June 29th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Savage Pond (Starcade release), Der Leise Tod and Whirlinurd. All on disk. A big tank you to Advfan and Farb for donating these!
June 16th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Change, Galactic Chase, Geografia Polski, Hotel, Jumpman, Klatwa, Magia Kryszalu, Outris, Riot, Samurai’s Game, Ship, Slotmachine, Speed Run, Spy vs. Spy 2, Stack Up (LK Avalon release), Super Fortuna, The Convicts, The Last Guardian (LK Avalon release) and Turbican on cassette tape and Transdisk IV on disk. Thank you very much Andreas!
May 17th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Fight Night (pal), Midnight Mutants (pal), Xevious (pal) for the 7800. Pole Position for the 5200. Thanks to Steve Green for this nice swap! Also new in the collection: Scrabble Deluxe and cards for the Atari ST.
April 20th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Knight Orc, Chennault’s Flying Tigers, Mickey in the great outdoors, Principles of Accounting, The Goonies (German cover!) and Cloak of Death. All on cassette tape and generiously donated by Andreas Koch. Thank you Andreas! Also new: Abbuc Magazine issue 136 and the yearly Abbuc gift: the game Another Pong on disk.
March 30th, 2019
A parcel arrived from Steve Green. He got me Talladega by Top Ten Hits, Gridrunner 1983 release by Llamasoft, The Time Machine by Paxman Promotions, Crazy Cobra by Illusion Software, Hat Trick for the 7800 (PAL) and a very nice Atari keychain. Thanks Steve!
March 11th, 2019
A very big thank you to Andreas Koch. He sent me these items: Boulder Dash Construction Kit, Zone X, Black Out, Die English Stunde 3, Gauntlet Deeper Dungeons, Spy vs Spy, the 4 screenshot cover version of Zybex, The Cracker (British mail order tape) and the German inlay for Four Great games 2 (which included Jet Set Willy in stead of Who Dares Wins 2!)
I was able to buy a large 8-bit lot from Nick Ouwendijk. Thank you Nick! The hardware still needs to be tested, but these items are added to the collection: Fred (ANG Software disk), Tobot/Bros, Arena 3000, Four great games 3, Ski-Weltcup, Nato Commander, Four Star Compilation 2, Players Zap Pack 1, Pokey-Abbuc Treffen, Atari Benelux Demo disk, Dutch manual for the happy and the book: “Things you can do with your Atari Computer”.
February 28th, 2019
New additions to the collection. Picture 1: A big thank you to Freddy Offenga. We did a nice trade. I received Rescue on Fractalus (disk), Pitfall (cart), James Bond 007 (cart) and an Atari Invasion t-shirt. Picture 2: Another nice trade with Steve Green, thanks Steve for Draconus (disk) and Aztec Challenge (tape). Picture 3: Another nice trade with Nir Dary. I received: Time Pilot (cart), Fast Eddie (cart), Head over Heals (ST disk), a stack of Dutch ST PD disks and the first Hebrew book in the collection! Thanks Nir! Picture 4: Rene de Bie donated these disks including specific Falcon software. Thank you very much Rene!
February 26th, 2019
Another parcel arrived from Andreas. Thanks to him these releases can be added to the collection: Bounty Bob Strikes Back by US Gold (tape), Midway Campaign by Avalon Hill (tape), Plastron by Harlequin (tape), Smash Hits 1 and 2 by English Software (tapes), Starblade by Electric Dreams (tape) and Winter Olympiad ’88 by Tynesoft (disk). Also a big thank you for the manuals and stickers.
February 24th, 2019
A very big thank you to Wim Brouwer. He donated this huge lot of ST hardware and software. The lot includes many Dutch Atari Benelux documents which will be uploaded to the Atari Benelux online archive soon!
February 7th, 2019
A big thank you again to Andreas Koch! Thanks to him I can add the folowing Atari 8-bit cassette tapes to the collection: Arena 3000, Boulderdash (Prism release), Tiger Attack, Juggles Rainbow, Rear Guard, Frogger (Sierravision release), Rosen’s Brigade, Knock Out Boxing (small cassette Midas release) and finally Druid! I was looking for that one for many years!
February 3rd, 2019
Another parcel from Steve arrived! This time with some very special Atari 8-bit tapes. Besides the Cosmi release of Caverns of Khafka the parcel contained the 2 releases of UK Company LBD Software. I found some dumps of them on the internet but no artwork! But Caves of Death is even more rare. I found absolutely no dump or any picture on the internet. I will start dumping these tapes soon to release them to the public.
January 27th, 2019
Many thanks to my buddy Steve Green. We did a nice trade. He got me Spot the Ball, Picnic Paranoia, Space Invaders (1980 cassette tape release!), The Pay Off, Software pack, 4 Page 6 PD disks and a very nice Primark Atari hoodie which was not available in The Netherlands.
January 20th, 2019
A big thank you again to Andreas! He sent me these great Atari 8-bit cassette tapes: Computer Orgel, Cygnus XI, Dunjonquest Temple of Apshai (1981 release), Dunjonquest Upper reaches of Apshai, Electric Starfish (Prism release), Escape from Doomworld (Red Rat release), Hickory Dickory (Thorn EMI ntsc version), River Rally (Red Rat release), Thorm EMI Compute 4 (ntsc version) and Up up and away (Bug Byte).
January 14th, 2019
New additions to the collection: Atari SM144 manual (multi langual), Atari Megafile manual (German), Gebruikers handboek Atari ST (Dutch), Atari SF354 manual (English) and a different version of the Dutch manual for the Atari 1040STF.
December 23rd, 2018
New additions to the collection: Dambusters, Dampfmaschine, Denk Mit!, Geld Gräber, Jumper, Jumpman, Golf/Bowling, Mathematics ‘o’ Level, Meltdown at Megalopolis, New Crown/Domino, Sammy the sea serpent, Super Gärtner, The E Factor and TKKG (thank you Andreas!), 1k Atascii Blaster (thank you Frederik Holst!) and Abbuc Magazin 135.
The 1k Atascii Blaster game tape is still available at: http://www.phobotron.de/1KAtasciiBlaster.html
December 10th, 2018
New additions to the collection: Happy Music manual (thanks Freddy!), Atari t-shirt (€ 7 at Primark), Advanced Programming Techniques book and Ghostbusters tape, Ufos/Blitschnell tape, Mr. Robot tape and Invasion tape (thanks Andreas!). The Invasion tape by Argus Press is very rare. Almost no information can be found on the net. We will dump this tape for the a8preservation project.
November 18th, 2018
New additions to the collection: Many thanks to Freddy Offenga who payed a visit yesterday! I received: 2 Atari caps and an Atari jacket. These items were bought by him at the Atari Messe in Germany in 1993. In the second picture: an aftermarket Atari bag and the Silly Venture energy drink 2018.
November 7th, 2018
Airline (German Ariolasoft game), Juggles House, Pengon (original Microdeal tape, not the Dixons release), Dog Daze and Gomoku. Thanks Andreas Koch!
October 27th, 2018
I did a very nice swap with Freddy Offenga 🙂 Thank you very much Freddy! For the Atari 8-bit: Pitstop (cart), Gateway to Apshai (cart), Peanut Butter Panic (cart), Jumpman Junior (cart), Alpha Shield (cart), Pacific Coast Highway (tape), Smash Hits 6 (tape), Monster Smash (tape), Ghostchaser (tape), For Apocalypse (tape), Montezuma’s Revenge (tape), Polar Pierre (tape), Caverns of Khafka (tape)and the Worm in Paradise (tape). Plus a Dutch Club catalogue and the Dutch manual of the home computer version of Ms. Pac Man.
Another big thank you to Andreas Koch! He has donated for the Atari 8-bit: Adventure Creator (cart), Diamonds, Krazy Kopter, Super Zaxxon, laura, Submarine Commander, Spy Hunter, Seeschlacht and Strippoker (cassette tapes).
A big thank you to Nir Dary for donating the Dutch software package of Calamus (Atari ST), a big thank you to Adam Russel for sending me the Dixons pack version of Special Delivery (Atari 8-bit) and a big thank you to Andre Huijts for getting me the Action! Reference Manual (Atari 8-bit).
September 7th, 2018
A very big thank you (again!) to Andreas Koch. Thanks to him, I can add these titles to the collection: Avalanche (APX), Attack of the Mutant Camels (Llamasoft budget release), Basil the great mouse detective (tape), Bug Attack (tape), Knock Out (Anco release), River Rally (Red rat tape) and the cassette tape version of Silicon Dreams.
August 10th, 2018
New additions to the collection (Thanks Vidar!): Conversational German (now the set of all conversational packages is complete!), Strippoker, Mailing list, First steps and Super Huey for the Atari 8-bit. Plus the last 5 issues published by Page 6 (now I only need nrs. 1,2,3,4 and 6).
July 30th, 2018
Another great parcel from Steve Green arrived today! The two 7800 cartridges in the picture I bought myself, but look what Steve sent me: 3 Atari calculators, the SLMC804 interface brand new in box (i had a loose one), a GFA basic book, two great boxed 2600 games and last, but not least, Blue Thunder on cassette tape!!! I was looking for that one for ages! Thank you Steve!
July 10th, 2018
Many thanks to Andreas Koch (again!). What is (o.a.) in this picture: Sun Star German release by Ariolasoft, Mr Dig with the original tape (NOT the Dixons rerelease), Computer Kran a German tape release and Künstler which is the German release of Artist.
July 7th, 2018
Many thanks to Andreas Koch for sending me these great Atari 8-bit cassette tapes including the German release of Richard Petty’s Talladega 🙂
June 29th, 2018
New additions to the collection: 3 French Atari Magazines (thanks Emmanuel!), Spy vs Sy 2 disk, Spindizzy tape and a (really) tiny Atari programming book from the UK 🙂
June 14th, 2018
A very big thank you to my buddy Steve Green for sending me all this stuff! Yars Revenge, Outlaw, Casino and Flag Capture for the 2600, a boxed CX40 joystick, 4 IO Magazines, a Steve Green original joystick clock, Smash Hits 2, Nursery Rhymes and Football Manager on tape for Atari 8-bit. And take a look at the second picture, Steve managed to get the author of Football Manager to sign the tape for me!!!
May 17th, 2018
A very big thank you to Ayo Jagt for donating Synthworks anf F16 Combat Pilot for the Atari ST. Also added to the collection: Centipede PAL ’88, Galaxian red label, Realsports Soccer and Vanguard for the Atari 2600.
May 11th, 2018
Today I received a big envelope from Jan Klaver with these great official Dutch Atari flyers from the eighties! And Abbuc Magazine 132 is in the picture too 🙂
May 2nd, 2018
Pogotron on cassette tape for the Atari 8-bit. And 7 early issues of Page 6 Magazine.
April 14th, 2018
This time no Atari 8-bit additions, but some very nice other stuff to add to the collection of Atarimuseum.nl A Dutch Pac-Man vinyl album, Barnyard Blaster for the 7800, Orbit 2000 for the ST, SLMC804 laser printer interface for the ST, Realsports Tennis for the 5200 and the Independent Service Centre Guide UK booklet
April 12th, 2018
A very big thank you to Aat Dijk! He donated this huge lot of Atari ST games and the PC Speed board and software. Thanks again Aat!
March 24th, 2018
A big thank you to Martijn Caris for donating the packaged version of California Games for the Lynx. Trivial Pursuit for the Atari 8-bit on cassette is also new to the collection.
December 24th, 2017
New additions to the collection: Spiderman and Beer Belly (thanks Fready!), Atari Benelux ST demo disk (thanks Andre!), Koronis Rift Mousemat (thanks Andy!), Springer cartridge (thanks Nir!), the latest Abbuc Magazine and a Dig Dug pin.
December 10th, 2017
Thanks to Steve Green I got some very nice items! Thanks to André Huijts who found an interesting auction on the Dutch Gumtree (Marktplaats), thanks to Andy Barr for finding a nice Ebay auction and thanks to Barbara for sending me the book for free!
December 2nd, 2017
A nice box for my 1020 printer and 3 English books for the Atari 8-bit.
November 30th, 2017
Thanks to Wilfred K. (again!) and Andre Huijts some nice additions to the collection: an Atari pin, a tie pin, some 8-bit parts, the lynx battery pack and the replay 4 cartridge for the Atari ST.
November 22nd, 2017
Only one addition to the collection this week. But it is a special one Thanks to my Swiss friend David for sending me this tape. In the eighties copyright was a mess in Italy. Many Italian companies published “illegal” copies of games. In this case this a copy of Montezuma’s Revenge published by Italian company Laser Load. The label has a stamp on it which translates to “copy give for free, sale prohibited”.
October 11th, 2017
And another nice swap with Steve! A nice 7800 box, Star Wars Jedi Arena and Pac Man in the 400/800 box!
September 13th, 2017
Another nice swap again! This time with Dom. This is the 6 cassette tape collection of Silicia Shop UK.
August 25th, 2017
Thanks to Thark from Atari Sector for Air Rescue by Atlantis. Also new to the Atari 8-bit collection: Pro Golf, Decision in the Desert (2 variations), Football Manager, Pro Golf, Atari User issuecassette vol.1 issue 9, Dreadnaught, Fighter Pilot, Conversational Italian and An Invitation To Programming (c)1987 by Atari UK.
August 8th, 2017
Many thanks to Gert! He sent me these 15 issues of the Dutch ST-magazine, a Dutch manual of the Atari ST and the disks of “The Link”. Other new items are Gridrunner on cassette and River Rescue on cartridge. Both for Atari 8-bit computers.
August 3rd, 2017
Many thanks to Dusty Vesters for donating a huge box full of Atari ST software! 🙂
July 27th, 2017
Many thanks to Dom (beamer320i on Atari Sector forums) for giving the last cassette I was missing from Alternative Software: Who dares wins II! Now the Alternative software collection is complete 🙂
July 18th, 2017
A few new cassettes for the Atari 8-bit. Fruit Machine Simulator (now the codemasters collection is complete), World Soccer, Las Vegas Casino, Laser Hawk and Escape from Doomworld. And ofcourse the latest issue of Abbuc Magazine.
May 24th, 2017
F14 Combat and Video Chess for the 2600. Colossus Chess, Altered Beast, F29 Retaliator, Degas Elite and Fighter Bomber for the Atari ST.
May 16th, 2017
Two Educational games on cassette from Milliken Publishing Co and the Telelink cartridge from Atari.
May 12th, 2017
Thanks to Andy of the Atari Sector Forums I can finally add the first 5 issues of Atari User (UK). Thanks Andy! Also new: Das Schulbuch zu Atari 600XL/800XL.
April 22nd 2017
Some great new additions to the collection thanks to the guys of the Atari Sector forum! Scram, Statistics 1, Mortgage & Loan Analysis, Graph It and Warriors of Ras on cassette for Atari 8-bit. Plus 2 American books: Some common Basic programs and Hands on Basic for Atari 8-it.
April 2nd 2017
Two games for the Atari ST: Football Manager 2 and Striker.
March 30th 2017
Latest additions to the collection: Computer War and Tank Commander by Creative Sparks on cassette, Mountain Shoot and Star Flite by Prism Leisure on cassette, Blue Max 2001 by Synsoft on cassette, Whirlynurd by US Gold on cassette and House of Usher by Midas on cassette. All for Atari 8-bit. Plus the latest Abbuc Magazine (nr. 128) arrived!
March 24th 2017
The brand new book about Atari 8-bit computers. For sale at a.o. Amazon. When I took these pictures, I opened a random page, but saw an error right away! I hope this is just a typing error and not an example of the accuracy of this book (picture 2)
March 9th 2017
This time 2 special additions to the collection: Indus GT drive (broken, I will try to fix it) for the Atari 8-bit and the SuperSALT interface for Atari 8-bit. With this interface and the SALT cartridge you can test and diagnose Atari 8-bit computers.
March 7th 2017
Warlocks quest, Joe Blade, Yogi Bear and friends in the Greed Monster, Ruff and Reddy and the Space adventure for the Atari ST. 3 of those titles were also available for Atari 8-bit (second picture).
March 4th 2017
Maxwell’s Demons / Memory Mania on disk for Atari 8-bit and Software for the Atari XL from Century Communications.
February 2nd 2017
9 Italian Lindasoft titles on cassette for the Atari 8-bit! Bomba contra bomba, Tic Tac Snack, Guerriero Laser, Othello 3D, Puzzle1, Settore Sigma, Shoot Memory, Superscacchi & Atlantis Ultimo Uomo. The last 3 titles aren’t even mentioned on Atarimania! The covers are available in the cover database.