Film shown to huge crowd at 30th, New Website
In case you missed it, we finished the movie. Some some final touches here and there as we gear up to get this sucker out into the world... Read more
Viva Amiga - Big Update
OK, everyone. We have a movie!
And you can see a sneak preview and be a part of the "test audience" for Viva Amiga. We want to see how this... Read more
Viva Amiga Update March 2015
Please watch this video for some great news about the film! It tells you exactly where we stand. Thanks!
Big update coming in a week
A video update! I know it's been a while. A ton of news. Stay tuned! We're almost there, finally!
Viva Amiga Update
hi all :)
my name is Paul Kitching and I've been creating some of the 3D for the Viva film, I am also helping update the various related groups and... Read more
Viva Amiga Update
I know its been a while since I updated. Just wanted to keep you in the loop. I also strongly encourage anyone who wants more up-to-the-minute updates and... Read more
Another Update - Graphics Work
Just another quick update to show the awesome 3-D modeling that our friend Paul is hard at work creating! The render farm will help us render out the... Read more
Just a quick update about something cool.
One of our backers has helped me set up a small "render farm" for the film. It took a little while,... Read more
Big Viva Amiga Update
Dear Kickstarter backers.
Another update. GREAT news this time.
One thing I know about retro computer enthusiasts: we are a patient bunch. So, yeah. Thanks for your usual patience. For... Read more
Major progress today. Some mysteries solved and more animation and b-roll work. God bless Jay Miner
And just for the backers:.
Mysteries = obtaining proper rights and clearances to vintage... Read more
Happy New Year from Viva Amiga
Happy New Year. Good news....
Just wanted to let everyone know I met my goal of having a "story lock"completed by end of 2013 as promised. I went... Read more
Lotta updates coming soon
I know it's been slow on the updates tip. Just wanted to say hello to everyone and let you know that the reason for that is that there... Read more
NewTek and the Video Toaster
Just wanted to point you all to a blog update I just did. I am ecstatic about this development with the film.
Thanks again for your support.... Read more
Super exciting news! Like most of the amazing things that happen in life, this one happened on the way to get tacos. (Seriously, it’s science.) Zach received a phone... Read more
Working hard for you all....
Just a little behind the scenes....
Now that the story is taken care of, we can focus on getting "B-roll". Artful and cool footage that we will use to illustrate the story, along with... Read more
Finalized Chapter in the works
Still working here. Feeling damned good about the film. Finally all of the damned sorting and sifting is over, and I am creating actual chapters that flow and... Read more
Happy New Year from Viva Amiga
Hope you had a nice holiday. I managed to get a lot of content editing done. Almost all of the 40+ interviews have been edited down now! I... Read more
Viva Amiga Status Report
Now available on the blog site.
Just some news about my status and what's been happening in my life. Things are looking better than ever. I had an aggressive... Read more
Viva Amiga Update
Folks, the film is happening. Just wanted to let everyone know what's up. I've been quiet, but that's because I've been in the lab and making it all make sense.... Read more
Europe Shoot --- Complete!
Here's a blog entry showing how the Europe shoot went. I think you're gonna love it. We are nearly done shooting now. I'm gonna grab like 3 or... Read more
Viva Amiga shoot this weekend
Hey all, just a reminder for those in the Milwaukee and Chicago metro areas, Viva Amiga is gonna be here this weekend doing some interviews with gaming and Commodore... Read more
Euro Shoot Booked and Planned
Big stuff, guys. The European trip is scheduled. Marvin Droogsma has basically taken this intimidating part of the film's journey and OWNED it, booking the locations and making it incredibly easy for... Read more
Editing has begun.
Hey, just wanted to let you all know that. It's a big deal.
Gonna post another big blog entry this weekend. A little more shooting here in Philly, the Europe... Read more
The Big California shoot, Part 1.
Check the blog post. It was a huge success. I could NOT have done this without you. I bought a camera and paid for the airfare and hotel with your... Read more
The Big One
This is it folks, the big shoot. We've got RJ, Dale, possibly Needle, Trevor and others all lined up and booked for filming. This is a milestone for the... Read more
California or Bust
The flight to Cali is officially booked. We will be attending the AmiWest show out there and getting interviews with users and contemporaries on the Amiga scene, like Trevor Dickinson,... Read more
Little test render....
I wasn't sure if everyone realized the amount of CGI we plan to use in the film, but I wanted to show a little progress on that. Dave... Read more
Update on email
Don't worry! I'm still right here. My apologies for being out of touch for a little while. Been crazy busy with work, but that's slowing down finally.
My... Read more
Info request emails to come
Just wanted to let you know that you should expect info requests coming through Kickstarter in the next few days. We'll be asking for your shipping address and... Read more
Thank you message
Just wanted to make sure all my backers saw this.
Hello all! Just a little video update and thank you message!
Woohoo! We did it.
13 Days Left
We are excited to have hit the 75% mark of our fundraising goal. Huge thanks to everyone who has pitched in so far - together we have managed to raise... Read more
Thanks and new trailer
Huge thanks to our latest donators! Wooohooo! Man, I cant wait till this part is over. I've hired people to manage the blogs and promote us on social networks more...both... Read more
Keeping it old school
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WslSzQydnNs Just another reason to care about Viva Amiga and possibly donate: The guy who is making 3D models for me as I type this is the guy who wrote... Read more
Blipfest segment now online!
Chiptune artists ctrix, 4Mat, Stagediver and Bit Shifter at Blipfest 2011...using Amigas in live performances and proclaiming their awesomeness. Check ctrix also playing a Gatari! (DIY atari guitar).
Blipfest 2011 - Success!
Hey all...got some great footage and interviews at Blipfest 2011. LOTS of Amigas in use at the show. Gonna be a great segment with Stagediver, ctrix and 4mat.
Just wanted to post a comment to say thanks again to all the backers so far. Got some shoots coming up this weekend, things are really in full swing with... Read more