VOLKSMODEM 12 MODEM
SIGNALMAN EXPRESS MODEM
Anchor Automation. Inc.
6913 Valjean Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 9 1406
Anchor's two new modems are both 300/1200 baud. The Volksmodem is a smart
modem featuring autodial and autoanswering, dial tone detect, and busy
detection. It requires an RS-232 interface or special cables to circumvent
the Atari 850 interface.
The Express does everything the Volksmodem l2 does, but it also has a built-in speaker for audio line monitoring, volume control,. configuration switches for switched phone networks, permanent phone number storage autodial. With a full array of indicator lights, this rivals the Hayes 1200 Smartmodemn in specifications.
(word processor )
17875 Sky Park North
Irvine, CA 92714
The highly acclaimed PaperClip word processor comes to the Atari with some spectacular new features. Batteries Included claims it will have dual window/dual file editing, auto-save for work in progress, single key saving and a print preview mode. (Psst, here's a secret for Antic readers. This software is apparently an expanded version of the high-powered ACTION! editor.)
THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY
55 Wheeler Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Suspect is Infocom's third detective thriller. In this ease, you're
suspected of a murder and must prove your innocence.
Don't Panic! Douglas Adams, author of the mindbogglingly funny Hitchhikers series, has written an Infocom version largely composed of new material. You play the role of Author Dent, a hapless earthling travelling the universe following the destruction of Earth.
Video Peripherals Inc.
1667 West Ninth Street
Long Beach, CA 90813
The VPI is a six-foot monitor cable designed for the Atari. At one end
is a DIN plug. The other end branches to a variety of RCA and mini-jacks.
Also comes in gold-plated version.
According to the company. the HSA is "a gripper ball and extension stick kit" to improve your Atari joystick. It instantly improves your ability to score and reduces hand fatigue-just snap it on and play.
NEW IMPROVED MASTERTYPE
25 N. Broadway
Tarrytown, NY, 10591
America's top typing program has been revised to include finger positioning exercises and sentence practice. as well as the original action graphics format.
19808 Nordhoff Place
Chatsworth. CA 91311
$34.95 (Lost tomb)
The hero of fiction film and comics is now a hero of software. Join
Conan as he battles monsters and demons in an ancient castle.
The Lost Tomb takes you on a journey into an Egyptian tomb infested with deadly creatures and lethal traps.
Strategic Simulations. Inc.
883 Stierlin Road, Bldg. A-200
Mountain View, CA 904043
Play the computer or up to three humans as you seek to increase the
power of your race among 50 star systems. You can design your own legions,
negotiate with independent worlds or obliterate entire planets.