Ahoy! was a computer magazine published between January 1984 and January 1989 in the US, covering on all Commodore color computers, primarily Commodore 64 and Amiga.

№ 26, February 1986
PublisherIon International
First issueJanuary 1984
Final issueJanuary 1989
CountryUnited States
Based inNew York City

History edit

The first issue of Ahoy! was published in January 1984.[1] The magazine was published monthly by Ion International and was headquartered in New York City.[1] It published many games in BASIC and machine language, occasionally also printing assembly language source code. Ahoy! published a checksum program called Flankspeed for entering machine language listings.[citation needed]

Ahoy!'s AmigaUser was a related but separate publication dedicated to the Amiga. It was spun off from a series of columns in Ahoy! with the same title, and the first two issues were published instead of the parent magazine in May and August 1988.

References edit

  1. ^ a b Paul Allen Panks (29 April 1998). "Commodore Magazine FAQ V2.0 out!". PPanks. Archived from the original on 3 June 2012. Retrieved 24 December 2015.

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