Loaders documented by Luigi Di Fraia

In an effort to make information about C64 commercial turbo loaders available, I collected part of my work in this page.

Please note that only docs in a "Released" status are trustworthy.

Index of documented loaders:

Last Updated on: June 7, 2016



Accolade/EA (BY: J S EASTERBROOK)
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: A variant was found in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Ace Of Aces
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Alternative Software
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Alternative Software (DK)
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks (Type 1 - used in Trap Door only): Turbo blocks (Type 2): Notes:

Audiogenic
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Burner (Mastertronic variant)
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DOC Status: Released (parts of it from FungusNOS).

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Note:

Cult tape
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Note:

Freeload Slowload
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Ocean New tape 4
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: A variant was found in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

ODEload
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Note:

Rainbow Arts tape (Microload variants)
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks, type 1: Turbo blocks, type 2:

Tengen/Domark and Image Works tape
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Trilogic v3.2
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Note:

Turbo tape 64
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Flashload
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Power Load
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Snakeload V5.0
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Snakeload V5.1
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Elder Gremlin tape
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Gremlin's Fastload
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Gremlin tape 1
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Complete Decrypt block (which is the loader itself with a program-specific execution vector at offset 2 and 4)

Gremlin tape 2
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Complete Decrypt blocks (which is the loader itself) Note: The mastering tool must have had some issues with timings because all dumps, even from different contributors, show the same scattered pattern, as per picture below:

Snapshot taken by Luigi Di Fraia from Krakout



Ocean New tape 1
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Ocean New tape 2
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Ocean New tape 3
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

New Hi-Tec/Titus/Krisalis tape
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Atlantis tape
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Used in: Turbo blocks:

FF tape
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Rack-it variant
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Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Note:

Ash & Dave tape
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Used in: Turbo blocks: Notes:

Bleepload variant
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Used in: Turbo blocks: Notes:

BITURBO (BY SC 85)
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks: Note:

Anirog tape (22/09-84)
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Used in: May be used in (as a variant): Structure: Turbo blocks:

Tequila Sunrise Tape
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Structure: Turbo blocks:

Fast Evil
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DOC Status: Released.

Used in: Turbo blocks:

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