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April 2017

Added Machine Robo Series (and related) section to the Robot Toys section

Continuing backend work to make the site more mobile device friendly

January - March 2017

Added Jumbo Sideswipe and Dragonflies sculptures to the Drawing and Sculpture section

Backend work to the site to make it Google Search compliant and mobile device friendly

August 2016

Added the Sony Playstation 2 (PS2) models PAL SCPH-50002 'FAT' and PAL SCPH-70002 'Slimline to the
'Retro Hardware and Games' section


Added Instructions for the Dick Smith VZ300 JS 20 Joystick and the Hardware and Sofware list for the VZ200 and VZ300 to the
Retro Hardware and Games section

June 2016

Opened the Robot Toys section; while heavily under construction, preliminary content is viewable

Added the following hardware to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Commodore 1351 Mouse 64 / 128 A01019100 - Pushbutton Switches / Shot Plug version
Commodore 1351 Mouse Amiga A01019300 - Metal Dome Switches / Short Plug version
Commodore 1351 Mouse Amiga A01019300 - Pushbutton Switches / Short Plug version

Atari 2600 Cartridges
Codebreaker: Text Label, Demon Attack: HES, Frogger: HES, PAC KONG: Hi-Tech / Action Hi-Score..

Magnavox Odyssey 2 Cartridges
Alien Invaders, Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Bowling / Basketball, Computer Golf, Computer Intro, Football, Hockey /
Soccer, Match Maker / Logix / Buzzword, Math-a-Magic / Echo, Pocket Billiards, Speedway / Spin-out /
Crypto-logic, Sub chase and Thunderballl

Simplified the Update Log

May 2016

Added the following game cartridges to 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Atari 2600
Boom Bang: Ranibow Vision, Cosmic Ark: Activision, Indy 500: Text Label, Starmaster: HES (with box), Star Warrior: HES,
Tuby Bird: Rainbow Vision

Commodore 16 & Plus/4 - Viduzzles (with box)

Commodore VIC-20 - Gridrunner

Colecovision - Space Panic (black label with box)

July 2015

Added the Dick Smith VZ200 and VZ300 Computers, Dick Smith VZ300 JS 20 Joystick, Agro TV Game System 'Arcade Action'
UT-60 and the Microsoft XBOX 360 Hard Drive Transfer Cable to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Game cartridges added to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Atari 2600

'4 Game in One', 'Air-Sea Battle: text label', 'Asterix', 'Bowling: text label', 'Boxing: HES', 'Centipeded: 1982 releaes',
'Combat: silver text label', 'Combat: red text label', 'Dodge 'em: text label, 'Dragon Treasure', 'Enduro',
'Exoset Missile', 'Galaxy Invader', 'Jungle Hunt: red label', 'Outlaw: text label', 'Pole Position: longer (c) text',
'Real Sports Tennis: red label', 'Riddle of the Sphinx: Imagic text label version', 'Seaquest: International Edition',
Skeet Shoot', 'Skiing', 'Slot Racers: text label', 'Space Invaders: text label', 'Super Ferrari',
'Rampage: black text label' and 'Winter Games: HES white label'

Added Boxes For: 'Chopper Command', 'Cosmic Free Fire', 'Crab' Control', 'Ghost Manor / Spike's Peak', 'Ocean City',
'Rad Action Pack: HES', Smash Hits Pak: HES Pink', 'Space Grid', 'Super Hit Pak: HES Blue', 'Threshold',
'Titlematch Pro Wrestling', 'War Zone'

Added 'Sprint Master' instructions to the Atari 2600 games section under Retro Hardware and Games

Commodore 64: Added 'Blueprint' cartridge Simon's BASIC instructionsCommodore 64: Added 'Blueprint'
cartridge Simon's BASIC instructions

June 2015

Opened the Star Wars Card Backs section

Added Androbot F.R.E.D. robot's User Guide and Axlon Andy robot's User Guide and Commodore 64 Program to the 'Robot & Geek Toys' section

Added the following manuals to the Atari 2600 Games Section
Ghost Mannor & Spike's Peak XONOX Double Ender / War Zone / Space Tunnel / Mr. Postman / Crab Control /
Space Grid / Bobby Is Going Home / Panda Rescue / Cosmic Free Fire / Condor Attack / Dragon Treasure /
Galaxy Invader / Ocean City / Phantom Tank

Opened the 'Help Identify That Toy! section

May 2015

Added the following cartridges to the games pages of the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Commodre VIC-20
Cosmic Jailbreak, Gorf and Pirate / Pirate's Cove

Atari 2600
Decathlon (HES Release)

April 2015

Added SEGA Mega Drive page to the Retro Hardware and Games Section

Added the following cartridges to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Atari 400 / 800 / 1200
Atariwriter, Computer Chess, Basketball and Submarine Commander

Atari 2600
Phoenix (1982 label), HES 2 Pak Special Green, HES 2 PAK Special Light Green, Centipede (Hong Kong label), Demon Attack (NTSC),
Desert Falcon (silver label), Kangaroo (red label), KLAX (red label) and Pitfall (HES version)

Commodore 64
Epyx Fastload Reloaded, Game Killer, SUX 6400 Ultimate Sound Expander and Simons' Basic

Commodore 16
Jack Attack

March 2015

Microsoft XBOX Rev K Pal and XBOX Controller S added to the hardware area of the Retro Hardware and Games Section

February 2015

Added Lemans and Pitfall II to the Commodore 64 games area under the 'Retro Harware and Games' section
Added the following hardware to the 'Retro Harware and Games' section

Tandy TSR-80 Deluxe Joystick, Apple IIe & IIc Joystick, Atari Jaguar, Atari Jaguar Controller (standard), Atari Jaguar Team Tap,
Sony Playstation SCPH-1002, SCPH-7501 and SCPH-1160

November 2014

Added the Atari 2600 pages 0 to E, F to Q and R to Z to the games area under the 'Retro Harware and Games' section

October 2014

Added XYBOTS to the Atari Lynx page under the 'Retro Harware and Games' section

September 2014

Added instructions for the following titles to the the 'Retro Harware and Games'

Commodore 64 Leaderboard Golff
Commodore Vic-20 Speed Math / Bingo Math
Creativision / Dick Smith Wizzard Hard/Software Catalogue

August 2014

Added the VTech Creativision / Dick Smith Wizzard, Sony Playstaion, Hanimex and Palladium Tele-Cassetten-Game pages to
the games section under Retro Hardware and Games

Added the following titles to the Commodore VIC-20 cartridge page: Black Hole / Cosmic Cruncher / Radar Rat Race /
Ratrace / Speed Math / Bingo Math (box)Added the following titles to the Commodore VIC-20 cartridge page: Black Hole /
Cosmic Cruncher / Radar Rat Race / Ratrace / Speed Math / Bingo Math (box only)

July 2014

Added the Atari Lynx cartridge page to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Added instructions for the following cartridges:

Atari 5200: All instructions listed are new updatess
Atari 7800:California Games, Hat Trick, Pole Position 2 and Winter Games
Commodore Vic-20: GORFF
Commodore 64: Clowns

June 2014

Opened the Mattel Intellivision and the Coleco ColecoVision pages in the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Added instructions for Atari XE Bug Hunt, the Intellivoice and the following game instructions for the Philips Videopac / Odessey 2 console;
Alien Invaders, Baseball, Bowling, Basketball, Cosmic Conflict, Football, Freedom Fighters, Stone Sling and Thunderball

May 2014

Added Tandy Color Computer 3, Tandy Color Computer TRS-80 and Milton Bradley Vectrex cartridges to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

April 2014

Opened Retro Games section to the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section

Added Vodka and Ammonia song to the Music and Songs section

July 2012

Added photos and details of my completed IG-88 bust prop replica to the 'Drawing and Sculpture' section

Added a number of celebrity convention to the Costuming section. (removed 2017)

March 2012

Added photos and details of completed HAL 9000 prop replica to the 'Drawing and Sculpture' section

February 2012

Opened the 'The Oddities' section of the site (removed 2017)

Added some progress photos and notes to the IG-88 Life Size bust project in 'Drawing and Sculpture'

Added a photo shoot pic of Karen Allen and John Rhys-Davies to the 'Costuming' section (removed 2017)

December 2011

Added new images to the IG-88 project in Drawing and Sculpture

November 2011

Opened the 'Retro Hardware and Games' section with initial content of over 1800 images

September 2011

Added Life-size R5-D4 project progress to the 'Drawing and Sculpture' section

May 2011

Added Loch Ness Pickle to the 'Music and Songs' section

February 2011

Updated 'Robots and Geek Toys' with upgrades to an RC helicopter (removed 2017)

December 2010

Added the Time Stops track to the Music and Songs section.

Opened the 'Robot and Geek Toys' section with three remote controlled helicopter clips. (removed 2017)
Added the Garden Windmill project to the 'Other Projects' section (removed 2017)

September 2010

Added The Knob Box project to the 'Other Projects' section

June 2010

Added the Skippy 2010 parody to the 'Film & Media' section

May 2010

Update 'Drawing and Sculpture' with new IG-88 bust progress shots

April 2010

Site opened

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