03 Sep 2012 - Horizon 2.1 is released. Enhanced sound and speech, graphics fixes. Keyboard layout fixed for non-UK keyboards.
Horizon 2.0 is a BBC Micro Emulator and is a major rewrite of the old version 1.x. It features better emulation with disk drive (Acorn DFS) and tape support, joysticks, improved sound with speech/sample playback, sideways RAM and full screen display. Diagnostic and trace tools are also included.
Version 2.0 features include...
Horizon 2.1 for Windows 7, Vista and XP
You may also need to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86)
Some recent BBC Micro articles on the BBC website:
- Looking back at a computing icon
- BBC Micro ignites memories of revolution
StarDot - community for Acorn fans, including forums
Stairway To Hell - excellent archive
BBC Games Archive has a massive selection of Beeb games
Robert Schmidt's superb web site The BBC Lives!
Ian Bell's ELITE page