ZX Spectrum / Amstrad CPC Projects

Latest & important news

01/16/2023: ASM Source code for the CPC Dandanator USB Romset loader available at github.

01/16/2023: Slot 0 structure (Romset data model) for ZX Dandanator now available at the downloads page

01/16//2023v10.4.1 for ZX Dandanator Now works with JRE8 or higher and does not need JavaFX. It is available at the downloads page

09/04/2021: Romset creator v2.5 for CPC Dandanator available for download.  New default diagnostics by Noel Llopis. Allows selecting a game for autolaunch and also launching any game from another one (for multi-phase games as requested by 8BP).  Available at the end of the downloads page

11/21/2020: Multiply for ZX Dandanator is launched under CC-BY-NC-SA License. v10.0 for ZX Dandanator, required for this add-on peripheral, is available at the downloads page.

01/02/2020: mad3001 has been busy during the holidays. He now gives us LodeRunner MLD with single version for 48k/128k, AY sound when available and faster screen rendering routines. OutRun MLD, which is the example used in the upcoming MLD game creation master document, and the special  MLD release of RType with AY music from CPC and FX from MSX. All available at the downloads page.

04/30/2019: Sword of Ianna is 48k-compatible now!  Adapted by Spirax to MLD dandanator format . Get it in the downloads page.

03/29/2019: Merlinkv has published his acclaimed ZX Dandanator 3D case design. Thank you!. Get it in the downloads page.

03/19/2019: MrByte has designed a 3D printer CPC Dandanator case. Thanks!.  You can get it at the downloads page.

03/11/2019: Aliens Neoplasma multiload/multilanguage conversion contributed by Spirax. Already available at  downloads.

01/12/2019: Note to all CPC Dandanator owners of boards shipped before Jan 10th 2019: if you are in a 6128 or 664 (464, 472 and plus series ok) , please, either don’t use BASIC with the cartridge plugged in or proceed to update the CPLD with the latest corrected versions in the downloads section.

09/28/2017: Dandanator Mini has been tested in a ZX Spectrum NEXT and it works great.

05/10/2017: Note to all Dandanator 2.0 owners: Please, remove capacitor C4 for the pause function to work properly. V1.0 and 2.1 boards do not need any modification.

01/20/2017: v2.1b schematics released. All Kicad schematics, gal equations and gerber files for V2.1b boards now available at the downloads section.

10/15/2016PCB V1.0 Mod tutorial to support eeprom updating using audio, kempston or divide is online