Statto Site Awards Voting Over
The Statto Site Award voting is over. The results will be up at

Thank you for voting, we processed about 80 ballots.

Diamond Titan
Posted by Statto on Monday, April 30, 2001.

QB Inquirer reopened!
The famous QbInquirer has been reborn. Visit now. Is DarkDread a failure? Who is Tek, really? and the truth about Marcade.

Sidenote: the articles are not to be taken 100% seriously =)
Posted by Jorden on Monday, April 30, 2001.

VPlanet mailbox down
Fortunecity no longer offers e-mail services, so the V Planet mailbox ( has been killed. Thankfully, all game submissions were saved, so you don't need to re-submit any files. However, all messages in the mailbox have been deleted.

If you want to contact or submit games to any member of V Planet, please use one of these e-mail addresses instead:

Vance Velez (editor)
QBShire (game reviewer)
Jeremy Hammond (Web technician)
Diamond Titan (Links Manager)
Hot Taco (Entertainment guy)
Sam Voigt (V Games programmer)

We apologize for the inconvience and hope to have a new mailbox ready soon.

- V Planet staff
Posted by Vance on Saturday, April 28, 2001.

Secret of Cooey 3 Demo released
The playable demo of The Secret of Cooey III RPG has been released at
Posted by wildcard on Saturday, April 28, 2001. File updates!
There are 10 new files, and 5 updated files are available now!

Take a look at (1180 files now!)
Posted by Jorden on Saturday, April 28, 2001.

New BinaryMagic Game
BinaryMagic has released a new game, Boyband Bloodbath. It's a game in which you shoot members from boybands like Westlife and Backstreetboys.
Download it here:
Posted by Jorden on Saturday, April 28, 2001.

Programmers Wanted at Pickers Games
Programmers are needed for Pickers Games ( for there their projects including PickMan 2 which is to be released in a few weeks.
Posted by wildcard on Friday, April 27, 2001.

Cosmosoft updates
The Cosmosoft website now has a file post system(but u can only post links =( ) and a link post system, so if you have a programming site please go and post it =)

Also, 13 new files were uploaded.
Posted by Jorden on Wednesday, April 25, 2001.

QBCM's new editor
QBCM has a temporary new editor, Sane of vgamesoft
Posted by wildcard on Tuesday, April 24, 2001.

Neozones Productions!!!!
Pasco just messaged me on ICQ with the message:

"There's a certain qb site that's reopened as of 21 minutes ago.
Though ye might like to know ( :"

I immediately visited, and yes people, it is back... YEAH BABY!!!
Posted by Jorden on Tuesday, April 24, 2001.

Beginner Tutorials...
Nethergoth has posted a set of 6 tutorials, made by Maxim Kakitsev.

For all those of you who are new to the QB Scene, and are looking for some tutorials to teach you the basics, look no further. The "Other" tutorials section now has a nice 5-part tutorial geared to beginners. Follow the links below to reach each tutorial (DOC Format)

To go to the "Other section" of the tutorials at Future Software, go here:
Posted by Jorden on Tuesday, April 24, 2001.

Another new affiliate!
It's pickersgames ... click the link on the left!
Posted by Jorden on Sunday, April 22, 2001.

New affiliate!
HyperRealistic Games is our new affiliate! Please visit their site for the top RPGs list, the QB Chronicles, and much more related to QB RPG programming!
Posted by Jorden on Sunday, April 22, 2001.

Piptol redesigned
Piptol Productions has been redesigned by Piptol.

Though it's not a complete redesign, it sure looks good!
Also go there to see who won the new "Blue star" award!

URL: Piptol Productions
Posted by Jorden on Sunday, April 22, 2001.

VPlanet update has updated with 4 news articles and a review of Phat games's Professional Burglar
Posted by wildcard on Sunday, April 22, 2001.

2001 Statto Site Awards
The Statto Site Awards will end May 1st, and people are allowed to vote once every day.

Thank you for your participation in the nomination process to make the 2001 Statto Site Awards a reality.

Vote for your favorite sites today!

- Diamond Titan
Statto Software

Posted by Statto on Friday, April 20, 2001.

Phat kids
Phat Kids have updated their website, including a new game for download:
Posted by Jorden on Wednesday, April 18, 2001.

New affiliate!
We have a new Affiliate! It's TRINTS online on your left. Be sure to check their site!
Posted by Jorden on Wednesday, April 18, 2001. update has updated with a review of Percussor.

Posted by wildcard on Wednesday, April 18, 2001.

QB Intro contest results up!
Toshi has posted the QB Intro contest results!
Read about the contest at

Go see the rankings and download all the entries (with source code) from
Check out

Posted by Jorden on Tuesday, April 17, 2001.

Make Future.Library more compatible!
You can now help Future Software to make the Future.Library compatible on your system, if it doesn't work...

This is ONLY if the Future.Library's SVGA modes don't work on your system.

Download this program:
Posted by Jorden on Tuesday, April 17, 2001.

QBComic will be here soon
The QBComic, that the talented drawer TaxDAY is working on, will be featured here soon! In just a few days, you will be able to read the first pages of this cool comic. TaxDAY will release the comic page for page.

The cool thing about this comic is that a lot of the people at the Future Software discussionboard are featured in it!
Posted by Jorden on Monday, April 16, 2001.

Qbasicnews' new owner!
Hello, I am the new owner of
Many of you will already know me, since I also own and I have posted here in the past as well.

I have bought this site from Magus, because otherwise it'd be offline for a long time. Now, some things on the site will change. Your suggestions are welcome on the (new!) board.
Posted by Jorden on Sunday, April 15, 2001.