Category: News

Updated Devilman section

Happy 2019 my fellow readers! After a very long while I’ve updated the Devilman article, I’ve added a couple of mangas and other references that has been created in the long gap between the current update and the latest (August 2012!). Enjoy! :)  

Friday January 4th, 2019 in News | No Comments »

New emulator family for the PC88: ePC-8XX family by Takeda Toshiya

Hi guys! A quick update just before Christmas. :) I’ve added a new family of emulator for the PC-88 machines in their dedicated section, the ePC-8XX family one by the brilliant developed Takeda Toshiya, who wrote also emulators for a lot of different machines, some of them being very obscure. In particular, these new emulators, […]

Monday December 17th, 2018 in News | No Comments »

Neo Kobe PC8001 and PC8801 listings added!

Hi guys! It’s been a while, and I’ve been overwhelmed with real life business, but I’ve done it. As promised, I’ve uploaded the listings (both in HTML and txt format) for the two state-of-the-art sets for PC8001 and PC8801, the 2016 Neo Kobe ones. You can check them on the PC88 emulation page. Expect more […]

Wednesday November 28th, 2018 in News | No Comments »

A new guide. How to run emulators and other programs in Wine with Japanese characters.

Hi guys, I’ve decided to write a new guide to help with something that I haven’t found a complete guide for. How to run Japanese programs (especially old emulators) while using Japanese characters inside of them and displaying them correctly. It’s not impossible, but to do so I had, at the time, put together various […]

Tuesday September 25th, 2018 in News | No Comments »

An actual update: HTML listings added!

Hello my loyal friends…it’s been a while, uhm? But I’ve got a good update to report to you all. With a bit of work (and spare time) I wrote a small program capable to transform the old .txt listings for the various emulated machines (NEC PC-60,NEC PC-88 and Fujitsu FM-Towns) on html tables, without all […]

Thursday September 13th, 2018 in News | No Comments »

New build of M88 available

Hi guys, a little update on the PC88 emulation front. Thanks to the effort of the dedicated Anna Wu, now the latest unofficial build (dated 23 February 2018) is now available in English. You can get it in the PC88 page.

Sunday March 11th, 2018 in News | No Comments »

Illusioncity is now on HTTPS!

A brief technical update. Illusion City now runs on HTTPS, in compliance to the new security standards for a good website. Enjoy your stay!

Sunday October 29th, 2017 in News | No Comments »

New version of M88 is out

Hi guys, A little update regarding the PC-88 emulation page. A new version of M88, maybe the most used and known PC88 emulator out there, has been released in the middle of June. I’ve added it to the emulation page. It lacks some advanced features that other version had but I think they can be […]

Sunday September 3rd, 2017 in News | No Comments »

News + Music of the Week – Massive Ego – I Idolize You

Hello again my fellow readers! I’ve did a small site update. I’ve added UTF-8 encoded version of the wanted and found list, many people had problems with the SHIFT-JIS encoded ones. For now, I’ve not received complaints about the other stuff list so I haven’t added a UTF-8 version for them. If you have problems […]

Friday August 25th, 2017 in Music of the Week, News | No Comments »

Music of the Week – Massive Ego – Beautiful Suicide

Here is something that I haven’t done frequently in those years of writing on Illusion City: to propose a brand new song from a brand new album for which the band is currently touring :)   Massive Ego is a very interesting Wave / Goth / Electro act from UK. According to their bio, they […]

Saturday May 13th, 2017 in Music of the Week, News | No Comments »