Bugs Fixes & New Door

July 27th, 2019|BBS Announcements|

Few bug fixes went in today, menu sizing and other small bugs. Also added new information door under "ABinary Apps".

Archaic Binary Status Page Update

July 19th, 2019|BBS Announcements|

The status page has been updated to show additional information as well as some basic statistics. You can find information about the most popular doors, popular times for activity, and other information about running services.

Announcement System

July 18th, 2019|BBS Announcements|

The announcement system is now working. Posts will appear on the BBS, Discord, Gab, Twitter, Facebook and Minds.com.

Funeral Quest

February 14th, 2019|General|

Archaic Binary is now hosting a public Funeral Quest server (created by Seth Robinson -- creator of LORD) to compliment the BBS. You can find it here: fq.archaicbinary.net Accessible via IPv4 and IPv6, you will

Second Contest Started

June 30th, 2018|BBS Info|

Next contest is starting July 1. Points will be awarded by playing games on the BBS. Additional points will be awarded by sending me Archaic Binary BBS related content (Screenshots, Recorded BBS Sessions (youtube and

Ambroshia Reset

June 29th, 2018|BBS Info|

Ambroshia has been force reset. The data files exploded in size and the game would no longer run maintenance or continue its' per day routines. The game was running solid for almost four years without

ArchaicNET Beta Open

June 27th, 2018|ArchaicNET|

ArchaicNET is now in beta status. I would like any willing Sysops to add the service to their BBSes and give it a shot. Please provide feedback, comments and suggestions below or via the contact

IRC Server Started

June 20th, 2018|General|

I have stood up an IRC server that the BBS links into as well as our Discord channel [https://discord.gg/FzYrQje]. There are many IRC servers around that I could have used, but because I would like

BBS Changes & Contest Info

May 29th, 2018|BBS Info|

The contest is over and we have a winner. I will be contacting them shortly. I have also made changes to the BBS interface and will be slowly going over and patching up a few

Multiple Connection Methods

IRC Server Information (ArakNet Servers)

  • Address (irc.twinklebbs.net) join #mystic.
  • Join #archaicbinary on EFnet. This channel is linked to our Discord server.

External Services / Messaging / Status

  • HTTP File Transfer (Archaic.Link) [Encrypted Connection]
  • Discord [Encrypted Connection]
  • Facebook [Encrypted Connection]
  • Gab.ai [Encrypted Connection]
  • Minds.com [Encrypted Connection]
  • Reddit (Reddit Reader) [Encrypted Connection]
  • Twitter [Encrypted Connection]
  • BBSLink Public Shared Wall (Oneliners)
  • IRC Local Chat Service
  • MRC Global Chat Service
  • Lots of Custom API Managed Programs/Doors

Game Networks

  • BBSLink Gaming Network
  • Door Party [Encrypted Connection]
  • Valhalla Trade Wars Server
  • Black Country Rock Server
  • CombatNET Gaming Server
  • Exodus Games Server [Encrypted Connection]

Cannot Connect? Connection Issues?

  • Check our blocklists for your IP address: Honey Pot, FireHol_Level3, Sigma Projects
  • Temporary Ban: If your IP address tried connecting too many times (too many sessions) it’s an hour ban.

Two Factor Authentication

  • Use Authy, Google Authenticator, or any other compatible app.

Easy Download Protocols

  • HTTPS, ZModem, YModem-G
    • Easy click to download or copy/paste URL into browser.
    • No more messy legacy *modem protocols. Extremely fast transfers.
    • ZModem and YModem-G available for expert users.

Privacy Enabled

  • No need for any personal information or even an email address.

Message Networks

  • Local Message Bases
  • Agoranet, Amiganet, CombatNET
  • DOREnet, Fidonet, LinuxNet
  • Micronet, SpookNet, SportNet

RSS Feeds

Recommended Telnet Clients

  • SyncTERM [Download Page] Supports SSH and Telnet. Great colors and ANSI emulation. Portable version available. ZModem downloads over Telnet and SSH.
  • MagiTERM [Download Page] Supports SSH. Great colors and ANSI emulation. ZModem downloads over SSH.
  • NetRUNNER [Download Page] Supports Telnet only (as of this writing) as well as ZModem downloads over Telnet.
  • mTelnet [Download Page] Supports Telnet only (as of this writing) as well as ZModem downloads over Telnet.