Future Magazine 3
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Future Magazine 3 intro picture
NOTE!
The interface and a part of the provided software are for MSX2 and higher. There are also many software compatible with MSX1.

Contents

Introduction

Diskmagazine released by MSX Club Rijnstreek in December 1990.

Tips:

  • direct access to the menu by pressing F1 while booting
  • on MSX2+, SET SCROLL is used for the intro picture
  • this magazine has a controller selector made by the Station Group and using a RAM version of the runtime compiler X-BASIC (file CHOICE.BIN)
  • all the TXT files are plain ASCII text files

Main content

Future Magazine 3 controller selector

Software

Future Magazine 3 menu
Color Game
Screen 5 picture for Marco's Musiccorner

Games

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Soundchips
KLEURSPL.BAS Color Game
(Kleuren Spel)
Future Magazine MSX1 PSG


Music

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Soundchips
BADWIZ.FMP Bad Wizzard Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
DOWNDOWN.FMP Down Down Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
ELO.FMP Don't Bring Me Down Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
GAME.FMP Game Future Magazine MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
HEAVYM.FMP Heavy Mozart Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
INTRO.FMP Intro MSX Magazine MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
JBGOOD.FMP Johnny B. Good Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
MERCIL.FMP Merciless Onslaught Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
S-HORROR.FMP Strange Horror Marco van de Berg MSX1 MSX-MUSIC
XEVIOUS.FMP Xevious MSX Magazine MSX1 MSX-MUSIC


Utilities

MSX-BASIC loader Title Author Generation Notes
10FKEY.BAS 10 Function Keys MCM MSX2 Width 80 required
BGMLOAD.LDR BGM Loader Uwe Schröder MSX2 Driver BGM.BIN included
BLOAD"name",R
COMPINFO.BIN Computer Info Michel Onstein (Hexagon) MSX1 Pre-release version
MSX-DOS required
50HZ.COM 50Hz Mode Stefan Danes MSX2
60HZ.COM 60Hz Mode Stefan Danes MSX2
AUTOKILL.COM Auto Kill M. Verheijdt MSX1
BIT2BGM.COM Bit2 To BGM
Translator
Uwe Schröder MSX1 Converts Synth Saurus
musical files in a BGM file
Screen 0, 80 columns
recommended
CHKDSK.COM Check Disk ASCII Corporation MSX1
CLS.COM CLS Stefan Danes MSX1
COLOR.COM COLOR K. van Buul MSX1
DEFINE.COM Screen Define K. van Buul MSX1 Screen 0, 80 columns
recommended
DIAL.COM Dial Stefan Danes MSX1
FDATE.COM File Date Robbert Wethmar MSX1
FTIME.COM File TIme Robbert Wethmar MSX1
KEY.COM KEY Stefan Danes MSX1
MORE.COM More Steven van Loef MSX1
MTYPE.COM MemMan TYPE MSX Software Team (MST) MSX2 MemMan application
See Future Magazine 2
NETNUM.COM Net Number
Selector
G. Wijma MSX1
SETSCR.COM Set Screen K. van Buul MSX1 Loads settings saved
with DEFINE.COM
SLOWTYPE.COM Slow Type Francina Pijl MSX1
TEDDEMO.COM TED Demo M.J. Vriend MSX2 Demo version of the
Word Processor/Editor


Misc

Playing tips

  • The Boss SCC Demo