Category Archives: News

Announcement: World of Commodore 2018

Hear ye, hear ye! Announcing World of Commodore 2018, the 15th TPUG edition! Please join us again this year for another great show. Everything you need to know can be found in the World of Commodore menu above (also to the right). Don’t forget to buy your tickets and/or reserve your tables early. If you […]

Website Updates

As you may or may not have noticed, TPUG’s website is now being served securely via https. If you do notice anything that is not coming in over https, please let me know. Don’t forget that we’ve got phpBB-based forums as well. You can find them via the top navigation bar. I’ve recently enabled RSS […]

Jim Butterfield Tribute Day March 17 2018

Just a reminder to everyone that this Saturday, March 17, the Personal Computer Museum is hosting a special tribute to Jim Butterfield. In attendance will be Vicki Butterfield (Jim’s wife). We are also hoping that Karl Hildon (Transactor) and Steve Punter (WordPro, Punter Protocol) will also be in attendance (neither are confirmed but both have indicated […]

Announcement: World of Commodore 2017

Once again TPUG will be hosting the annual World of Commodore show this December. Due to a scheduling conflict this year with our venue, WoC will be held one week later than usual – December 9 and 10, 2017. The World of Commodore pages on TPUG’s website have all been updated for the 2017 edition […]

Showing of “8 Bit Generation: The Commodore Wars” at Revue Cinema

Toronto’s Revue Cinema will be having two showings of “8 Bit Generation: The Commodore Wars” on September 21st and September 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 PM.  TPUG will be supporting the event and bringing a few Commodore systems for patrons to check out and play games on before and after the showings.  Doors open at 6:00 PM. […]

Starbucks MiniDoc Shoot

On Sunday September 7, 2014 TPUG was invited to participate in a film shoot for a mini documentary style promo for Starbucks. They contacted us and wanted us to recreate our Occupy Starbucks event from a couple of years ago. The notice was short, but we managed to gather quite a few members and spent […]

M.U.L.E. Returns Released for iOS

M.UL.E. Returns, the remake of the classic Commodore 64 and Atari 8-bit game, has been released for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad running iOS 5.0 or later.    Featuring remixed music by TPUG’s own Rob Adlers!  Matt Brudzynski of Comma8 Studios gave a preview and some history of the game at World of Commodore last year and […]

TPUG at Maker Faire Toronto

TPUG will have a booth at the Toronto Mini Maker Faire on Sunday Sept 22nd 2013 at the Wychwood Barns.  Come and check out our interactive display as well as the wide variety of projects from Makers around the area.

Photos from Toronto Starbucks SX-64 Party

On January 20th, Several TPUG members participated in the worldwide Commodore SX-64 Party @ Starbucks, celebrating the 30th anniversary of the announcement of the Commodore SX-64 portable computer.   Photos from the Toronto event can be viewed here.