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  1. Who needs some 8-bit classics, especially some of the harder to find XE titles? All tested and working perfectly; cart-only unless otherwise noted. PM for pics and we can chat about a price that works for both of us. Thanks! Cartridge-based: Airball XE Blue Max XE Crime Buster XE Donkey Kong XE Hardball XE 3-D Tic-Tac-Toe Asteroids AtariArtist (silver label) AtariWriter BC's Quest for Tires (HTF white label) Centipede Donkey Kong Jr. (XE-style cart) Galaxian Pac-Man Pilot Star Raiders Super Breakout Tape-based: Caverns of Khafka cassette tape + box UNTESTED but I received it brand new - only opened it because I needed the manual for my collection Let me know if you have any q's! Need a manual? Check out my "manual man" post for a semi-complete list (still worth inquiring about others that I may have)!
  2. Adventure Ponies - Atari XL/XE (64K Required) Dragon Trouble Applejack Smack Oh No! A Hydra Rainbow Dash-ed Uh Oh! It's Discord You Win! * Current Version * ----------------- 0.83 ----------------- - Modified the Pony Select Screen to show Locked as well as Unlocked characters. advponies.0.83.xex advponies.0.83.atr I posted a new thread as the images were broken on the previous thread. Here is a link to the previous thread.
  3. Adventure Ponies - Atari XL/XE (64K Required) Dragon Trouble Applejack Smack Oh No! A Hydra Rainbow Dash-ed Uh Oh! It's Discord You Win! * Optimization and refactoring has freed up some more space so I hope to improve the graphics and maybe add background music. * Current Version * ----------------- 0.87 ----------------- - Disable BASIC automatically, so the player doesn't have to hold down the [OPTION] key when booting. advponies.0.87.xex advponies.0.87.atr * Older Versions * ----------------- 0.86 ----------------- - Added splash screen by Kaz, adjusted music volume. advponies.0.86.xex advponies.0.86.atr ----------------- 0.85 ----------------- - Added the ability to turn the music on/off. On the "Select Pony" screen, press the [OPTION] key to toggle music on or off. advponies.0.85.xex advponies.0.85.atr ----------------- 0.84 ----------------- - Added background music to the game. There are two tunes, one for the element levels and one for the enemy levels. advponies.0.84.xex advponies.0.84.atr ----------------- 0.83 ----------------- - Modified the Pony Select Screen to show Locked as well as Unlocked characters. advponies.0.83.xex advponies.0.83.atr ----------------- 0.82 ----------------- - Rewrite of all the animation code from C to assembly. This has improved game performance quite a bit. advponies.0.82.xex advponies.0.82.atr ----------------- 0.81 ----------------- - Optimization and refactoring of code. The game has improved performance especially on the Hydra level. advponies.0.81.xex advponies.0.81.atr ----------------- 0.80 ----------------- Original release advponies.0.80.xex advponies.0.80.atr
  4. Adventure Ponies - Atari XL/XE (64K Required) Dragon Trouble Applejack Smack Oh No! A Hydra Rainbow Dash-ed Uh Oh! It's Discord You Win! Requires 64K - Hold the "OPTION" key when booting to disable BASIC. In Altirra you can disable BASIC by System -> Firmware -> uncheck "BASIC (boot without Option key)" If running in an emulator, NTSC is recommended, This is a WIP and still being tested and optimized. * Current Version * ----------------- 0.87 ----------------- - Disable BASIC automatically, so the player doesn't have to hold down the [OPTION] key when booting. advponies.0.87.xex advponies.0.87.atr * Older Versions * ----------------- 0.86 ----------------- - Added splash screen by Kaz at atarionline.pl, adjusted music volume advponies.0.86.xex advponies.0.86.atr ----------------- 0.85 ----------------- - Added the ability to turn the music on/off. On the "Select Pony" screen, press the [OPTION] key to toggle music on or off. advponies.0.85.xex advponies.0.85.atr ----------------- 0.84 ----------------- - Added background music to the game. (Stage tune and Enemy tune) advponies.0.84.xex advponies.0.84.atr ----------------- 0.83 ----------------- - Modified the Pony Select Screen to show Locked as well as Unlocked characters. advponies.0.83.xex advponies.0.83.atr ----------------- 0.82 ----------------- - Rewrite of all the animation code from C to assembly. This has improved game performance quite a bit. advponies.0.82.xex advponies.0.82.atr ----------------- 0.81 ----------------- - Optimization and refactoring of code. The game has improved performance especially on the Hydra level. advponies.0.81.xex advponies.0.81.atr ----------------- 0.80 ----------------- Original release advponies.0.80.xex advponies.080.atr
  5. Looking for a replacement top and bottom shell for my 1979 style Atari 800. If anyone has one, or a parts unit I could pull the shell off of, let me know. I'm open to negotiating on price. Thanks!
  6. Hi, I have the following items for sale: Atari 8-bit Computer Tape Games* EURO 20 European Countries and Capitals (Atari) TIB EURO 7 Meltdown (Cosmi) TB EURO 40 Richard Petty's Rennzirkus (Ariolasoft) TIB EURO 40 Strätos (Adventure International) TB (incl. Xerox instructions) EURO 15 The E Factor (Cosmi) TIB EURO 20 Zaxxon (Datasoft) TB * For more pictures just scroll down to the update post Atari Memorabilia EURO 25 Atari T-Shirt Berzerk (Size S, unused) EURO 25 Atari T-Shirt Defender (Size S, unused) Activision Patches EURO 10 Chopper Command EURO 35 Decathlon Bronze Make an offer Decathlon Gold EURO 10 Dragster EURO 25 Freeway EURO 20 Kaboom! EURO 30 Megamania EURO 125 Pitfal 2 EURO 25 Pitfall! Make an offer Robot Tank Star of Honor EURO 25 Spider Fighter EURO 70 Tennis EURO 50 Stampede Belt All patches are original, no repros. Atari 2600 Original Releases - Atari 2600 Reproductions EURO 175.00 Good Luck, Charlie Brown! - CIB - NTSC Made by CPUWIZ; #22, shrinkwrapped EURO 45.00 Music Machine - CIB - NTSC - Reproduction; Made by CPUWIZ *** Pending ***Atari 2600 Stella gets a new Brain Original Release (serial number #012, signed manual, very good condition): EURO 130 Atari 7800 - Atari Lynx - Atari 8-bit Computer Disk Wargame Construction Set (SSI) - complete: EURO 15 Springer - Tigervision/NTSC - CIB: EURO 60 The Great American Cross-Country Road Race - Activision/NTSC - DIB: EURO 25 Gauntlet: The Deeper Dungeons Data Disk - Mindscape/NTSC - DIB: EURO 35 Infiltrator - Mindscape/NTSC - DIB: EURO 30 Pinball Construction Set - Electronic Arts/NTSC - DIB: EURO 15 One on One - Electronic Arts/NTSC - DIB: EURO 15 Atari Standees + Mobile All items are made of cardboard (no posters) and all are original. The shipping to the USA (EURO 37) is so expensive because of the individual sizes are too big to ship as a small parcel/letter. Megamania – Activision 2600 – Standee – 31 cm x 22 cm – US – good condition – EURO 175 Merchandise Contra III Promo Puzzle from 1992 (shrink-wraped, bent because of the foil): EURO 100 Intellivision - Intellivision Poster - More Pictures For more detailed pictures please check this Gallery Please check also my other sale listings: Atari 2600 Reproductions + Homebrews Atari 5200 Prototypes Shipping Information I am located in Germany. The shipping options are: - GERMANY Regular Parcel (EURO 7.50) - EU Regular Parcel (EURO 17.00) - USA/CANADA Airmail Parcel (EURO 37.00, runtime about 14 to 21 days, insured, tracking) or Airmail Letter option for USA & Canada: I can offer airmail letter in robust box for 2 regular-sized boxed Atari games/parcel for EURO 4/parcel (no tracking, no insurance, runtime about 5 to 7 days) *** Payment Information Payment by Paypal/EURO only. If you have any questions, please drop me a PM. Exchange rate is about 1.00 EURO -> 1.20 US$ Be sure to check this topic from time to time, I am adding games on a daily base. Thanks for watching, Marc.
  7. A short time ago I found some (debatably) useful utilities for the Atari 8-bit while scraping a crate of old floppies into ATR files. One of these is a character set editor I have been working on (and off) for a few decades. I spent most of July adding a few useful features for the modern era of Atari emulators, and dealing with some bugs. So, here's a new toy to play with, GRID EDIT. The attached ZIP file will unpack to an ATR. I ordinarily use this as D2:. GRIDEDIT_ATR.zip Better docs should be completed soon, (Copy and paste from a word doc is not looking very good.) Here's a first stab at useful info... ==================================================== REQUIRES 40K RAM, OSS BASIC XL, floppy disk drive or emulator supporting Host drives. PROBABLY REQUIRES DOS 2.0S, or other DOS with an equally small (or smaller) footprint. With DOS2.0S there is about 1.4K of free ram between the end of the program, and the fixed location of the first character set in RAM. RECOMMENDED Joystick, or Touch Tablet FEATURES Edits 8 fonts in memory. Most functions/operations can be applied to a single character or an entire font. Reverts font changes to the last saved version, the version read at startup, or the original ROM version. An onscreen doodling area allowing preview of the fonts with font and color changes permitted per line. Keyboard, Joystick, or Touch Tablet operation. Non-modal (mostly) input methods allow open workflow for the user. (Simultaneous editing, menu, and doodling operations.) ==================================================== INTRODUCTION My favorite Atari 8-bit feature is redefined character sets, because it is fairly simple to utilize and so readily fit into my tiny brain. Atari’s character set magic provides considerable bang for the buck allowing even slow BASIC programs to achieve graphics movement approximating animation. Over the years I’ve collected and written countless character set editors. GRIDEDIT is one of my old, much-abused BASIC prototypes of unpolished features and experimental user interfaces hacked up prior to writing better versions in Assembly. This is a simple character editor for ANTIC Mode 2 (GRAPHICS 0) text fonts. It can also be applied to Mode 6/7 text with the understanding the program does not show colored characters. GRIDEDIT was originally developed using the Atari 800 with 48K (and cassette!). A few changes were recently added using Altirra emulating a 64K 800XL. Seems to work fine. ==================================================== SUMMARY In the upper left is the edit grid to change the current character. in the top center of the screen is the menu to choose actions, switch fonts, etc. In the upper right is the character selector showing all 128 Atari font characters. Below the selector is a status line reporting the state/behavior of the program. In the center of the screen is a preview line that shows the current font centered on the current character being edited. At the bottom of the screen is a doodling area. Each row of text can have its own colors and fonts assigned. (DLI abuse going on.) The user’s input cursor appears as a flashing block on the screen. Move the cursor with the current input device – the arrow keys, the joystick, or the touch tablet stylus. Press a controller button or use the Space Bar or Enter key to select the item under the cursor. The display/user input is primarily non-modal. While a Menu is waiting for input the Edit Grid is still functional, the Character Selector can choose characters in the current font, and the Doodling area allows drawing characters. ==================================================== EDIT GRID The Edit Grid presents an 8 x 8 grid of the current character's bitmap. Within the bitmap the controller button(s) (or keyboard) turn bits on and off: Use the joystick button to toggle bits on and off. Use the keyboard’s ‘Return’ and ‘/’ keys to turn bits on and off. Use the touch tablet’s left, right, and stylus buttons to turn bits on and off. The outer borders are shortcuts for bit shifting operations. Selecting the outermost border containing arrows will move the entire bitmap contents in the direction of the arrow. The next border inside will move just the bits in that horizontal line or vertical column. The ‘S’ or ‘R’ characters at the corners of the inner border indicate the current bit shifting mode when selecting the bit shift shortcut borders. The character displayed in inverse video indicates which mode is in effect: S – “SHIFT”: bits shifted past the borders of the grid are lost, and the new bits shifted in are zero/clear. R – “ROLL” bits shifted past the borders of the grid “roll” around and reappear as the new bits on the opposite side of the grid. ==================================================== MENU The menu allows choice of functions or operations. A choice is made by moving the cursor to the corresponding line and pressing the controller button or Return key. Some choices will present other menus. Most menus have a Cancel option as the last entry that will quit the current line of prompting and return to an earlier menu. Some Menus include an OK option to accept the changes made on screen. ==================================================== CHARACTER SELECTOR This array presents all 128 Atari characters. Move the cursor to the desired character and press the controller button or Return key to edit the character in the current font. ==================================================== STATUS The status box provides important information to the user. The first line reports the current Font (1 to 8 ) and the character being edited as a hexadecimal value for its position in the font. The left half of the second line displays the list of possible input devices. The current input device is shown as an abbreviation – “Joy” for joystick, “Key” for keyboard, and “Tab” for Atari touch tablet. The input devices not in use are represented by a single inverse video character of the key to press to activate the device. (‘J’, ‘K’, or ‘T’). The right half of the second line displays the current mode for bit manipulation functions and other operations. The values may be “Char” or “All”. “Char” mode means the function or operation chosen works only on the current character. In “All” mode the functions and operations act on the entire current font. The first character of each mode appears as inverse video indicating the key to press to set the mode. The last line of status displays the font and character information marked as the intended source for the Copy operation. The first value is the font number, then a slash, then the hexadecimal value of the character’s position in the font. ==================================================== PREVIEW The Preview lines show the current font on the top line, and inverse video on the second line. A flashing marker appears above and below the current character. Additionally, the Preview display also allows choosing the character to edit. Move the cursor to the desired character and press the controller button or Return key to edit the character in the current font. ==================================================== DOODLING The Doodling area allows plotting the current character in a 40 character x 8 line display. Each line of the display can be adjusted to set a new value for font (CHBASE), character control (CHACTL), Border color (COLBK), line color (COLPF2) and text luminance (COLPF1). The joystick button plots the character on screen. The ‘Return’ key also plots, and the ‘/’ key plots the inverse video value of the current character. Likewise, the touch tablet buttons plot in normal and inverse video. ==================================================== STARTUP LOAD the program into OSS BASIC XL, and RUN it. After a few moments the program will present a list of disk drive devices choices numbered 1 through 4. Choose the disk device to use as the default device by pressing the corresponding number key. The Return key is not needed. The chosen default device will be used for all subsequent save and load operations. The program will attempt to load eight fonts from the default disk drive. The fonts have fixed names on the disk: FONT1.FNT, FONT2.FNT, etc. up to FONT8.FNT. If a file is not found then the program will automatically use a copy of the internal ROM font. The program will save a backup file on the default disk device for each font. The backup for FONT1.FNT is F1.FNT, FONT2.FNT is F2.FNT, and so on. The backup is created only during the program startup and never written again. If the DOODLE.DAT file exists, the program will load the configuration of the Doodling area from that file including the characters that had been drawn in the Doodle area, and the fonts and colors chosen for each of the lines. ==================================================== INPUT The cursor may be controlled and input provided via keyboard, joystick, or touch tablet. Special keys controlling the operating configuration function regardless of the current input method. KEYBOARD Use the arrow keys (with or without the ctrl key) to move the cursor. JOYSTICK Use the joystick plugged into the first joystick port to move the cursor. The joystick button will choose items, draw pixels in the current character, or draw in the doodle are depending on the location of the cursor. TOUCH TABLET The tablet stylus will move the cursor around the screen. CONFIGURATION KEYS Configuration keys are always available regardless of the type of input. K - Set keyboard input J – Set joystick input T – Set touch tablet input C - Set Character-only mode for Functions A - Set All (entire Font) mode for Functions S - Set Bit Shift mode for Grid Editor R - Set Bit Roll mode for Grid Editor ==================================================== BUGS There are certainly more than enough bugs to go around. Share with friends and enjoy. You’re welcome. “All” mode has side effects when editing a Doodle row’s configuration: When a Doodle configuration item menu is entered (CHBASE, COLBK, etc.), the program automatically changes all the lines’ values to the current value for the chosen line. Since only the last value of the current row is remembered for the case of the Cancel menu choice, it causes Cancel to return all the rows to the previous value of the current row, not the previous value of each individual row. Switching back to “Char” mode will cause the Cancel menu item to revert only the chosen Doodle row’s configuration, leaving all the other rows modified. ==================================================== RANDOM NOTES Disregard that FRE(0) says there’s about 10.5K of free memory. The 8 fonts are at fixed locations starting at $7800. This works out to about 1.4K of actual free memory. The lowest hanging fruit for optimizing has been done – using variables in place of constants. Without that the program would probably be looking at space for only 5 fonts. This program had little pre-planning - - or 30 years of design consideration depending on the point of view. It has been hacked on over and over to add features and change behaviors. Due to this there are redundant variables and temporary variables that occur only once in the code. Finding and optimizing this is an exercise for the masochistic. The easiest way to free up a ton of memory is to remove the many, many REMark lines. That is, if you never intend to understand the program. Reading comprehension plummets without the comments. Those who understand Display List Interrupts will recognize that the DLIs for the Doodling area are doing three and one-half things more than can actually fit in the horizontal blank time allowed. It is what it is. The DLIs are there just to provide a rough guess of what the characters sets will look like. The most recent round of hacks made the program play nicer with an emulator (Altirra preferred for Windows). This added support for Host drives (really trivial) and touch tablet input. An emulator implementing a fake touch tablet is a cheap way to have mouse support from the Host environment without handling the mouse in the Atari itself and so frees the Atari from the overhead of a polling (or frequently interrupting) machine language handler. Tablet support took just about an hour to work out tablet coordinates vs the Player/Missile screen cursor. ==================================================== WHY OSS BASIC XL? I work in straight Atari BASIC only if someone requires it. OSS BASIC XL is 99% of my BASIC use and one of the underappreciated gems on the Atari 8-bits. It bugged me that Atari magazines back in the day printed articles for Action!, but never for BASIC XL which had a much larger user base. It loads Atari BASIC tokenized (SAVE’d) programs without changes, 99% compatible ENTER’ing programs previously LIST’ed by Atari BASIC. It is faster (much faster) than Atari BASIC. BASIC XL provides a heap of neat, built-in extra features… Player/Missile graphics support. Memory move at machine language speeds. String arrays. Structured statements: If/Else/Endif and While/Endwhile FAST mode that predetermines line location to eliminate the line lookup overhead. [*]It fits in a ROM cart occupying the same memory as 8K Atari BASIC. [*]Everyone and their cousin should be able to easily get the ROM running under emulation.
  8. Introduction Atari Jam is a Windows tool for developing Atari 8-bit computer software. The theoretical concept is that it is a PBI device that maps the memory, allowing an external device to monitor and change things in real-time. In practice, this is accomplished by attaching to an external emulator and accessing the RAM. The program gives the user a suite of tools to interactively modify, tweak, test and program software. It is not intended to be a replacement for a development IDE but rather to let the user experiment and rapidly develop small projects or pieces of something larger. It currently compatible with an Atari 800XL with 64K of RAM. Features Live memory viewer/editor Interactive disassembler Assembler Character editor Character map editor Player/missile editor Graphics control (GRACTL, DMACTL, GPRIOR) and color picker Display list editor Experimental video player (AVI) Vector control Notes The video player is very limited in the input it will accept. It uses a dither pattern that will be applied each frame, using the current palette. The user can adjust colors to find the best match. The program monitors GRACTL and PM registers through the addition of an OS patch that removes shadowing for the paddles. This patch slightly reduces the cycles used by the OS during a refresh. Hopefully, this is something people will find useful. I plan to have a version ready to try by March 1st.
  9. The first episode of a new Atari 8-bit podcast, Player/Missile, is available at http://playermissile.com It should be in iTunes soon. I'm going to look at games and classic magazines that covered the Atari 8-bit systems, and go chronologically. This first episode is an introduction, and next episode I'll start covering 1979. My goal is to review one game per episode as well, and for the first episode I'm going to review Star Raiders. Sort of like Ferg's 2600 game-by-game podcast, I'll be looking for feedback from folks about the games that I'll talk about, so I'll announce the games in advance if you'd like to send in stories about the games. I'm looking forward to playing some of these games again, and maybe finding games I missed. If you have any suggestions, let me know!
  10. I'm working on getting Atari 8-Bit set up in RetroPie using the Atari800 emulator and most everything seems to be working just fine except for this: My WASD keys don't deliver any input at all. I've tried multiple keyboards, checked to make sure they aren't currently bound to joystick controls in the emulator and I assume there is somewhere in the emulator which is binding them to "movement" but I can't seem to find it. So right now, any game that requires pressing "S" to start, like the Scott Adams adventure games, I can't do anything with because my "S" key doesn't work. I've scoured Google looking for solution but it seems there aren't many people who have set up Atari800 on the RetroPie because it most certainly isn't the most user friendly of emulators. Anyone else run into this same issue and found a solution? Thank you in advance for your help!
  11. I am digging out some of the rare stuff in my collection (after 20+ years of storage) and wondering what the value on some of them are... Specifically, here's an Atari 1200 prototype unit. I haven't tried to turn it on, but it worked years ago when I last powered it up. I have a couple of 8-bit prototypes, 5200 prototypes, and quite a few 2600 prototypes I'll be asking about soon, too! Thanks for your help...
  12. I picked up this cart and I didn't recall seeing it before, and I'm betting it is on every cart, but it's neat anyway. Kinda makes me want to put paper over it and scribble out the pattern. ian
  13. pmgraphics

    chiseler 30677

    From the album: Chiseler

    Atari computer classic type-in-code video game. Youtube link to video since album doesn't seem to take videos.
  14. pmgraphics

    chiseler 30001

    From the album: Chiseler

    Atari computer classic type-in-code video game. Youtube link to video since album doesn't seem to takevideos.
  15. Hi, New/old A8 basic coder here (haven't touched it in ~30y). Trying to remember how to use ML strings to redefine character sets... My most immediate problem is that I can't get certain characters on the screen. CHR$(127) does not output the right-facing triangle character. I need to get that in a string to redefine my character set but I'm forgetting how. The screenshot attached shows another person's program that contains said character in a string, but I don't know how it was done. I have access to Atari800MacX, Envision on a windows XP VM, and I'm open to other mac/win/a8 tools if there's an easy-peasy character set generator that outputs what I need. I also don't mind converting the values by hand into ATASCII but I figure there's easier ways My requirements are that the code be self-contained in the basic file and that it be as compact as possible, so I can't use external files to load the charset data, and I figure strings are better than data statements.
  16. I'm presently in the market for an Atari XE game system. The bare minimum I want is the console & keyboard with any accessories for TV hookup. If anyone has the whole setup - console, keyboard, joystick, light gun, Flight Simulator and Bug Hunt Cartridges, hookup accessories - that's even better. I reside in the USA. While I am willing to pay for shipping in the USA and Canada, I will not pay shipping costs for any units from elsewhere (UK, Europe, etc). Anyone who has the above and is willing to part with it can either reply here or contact me via DM. If we decide to do business and close the deal, I'm willing to cut a check but can negotiate other payment terms.
  17. SOLD For Sale: Indus GT for Atari 8-bit machines. Tested, fully working, smoked door intact. The whole unit is very nice. Sorry I just realized the pictures are out of focus. If you need better pics, let me know. Has all the disks with their manuals, plus the overall disk drive manual. I rarely see one of these for sale with all of the disks and manuals... in their original Indus sleeves too. Has original working power supply with the "For use with Indus GT only" sticker wrapped around the input side. No disappointments here... goes great with your 800xl, 1200xl or any other Atari computer. $100 plus actual shipping. I'll double box it and pack it carefully. Prefer cash (PayPal), but will consider trades, tell me what you have, I'll tell you if I'm intersted!
  18. Rewindgames will release ANG Software's Greatest Hits on October 24th 2016. Worldwide premiere at the Abbuc JHV Meeting on October 22nd in Herten Germany. This premium collectors edition features the 6 best Dutch puzzle games for the Atari 8-bit: Johnny the Ghost, Mines!, Simple Minds, Shit!, Thinx and Whoops 2 on one disk! For sale at Rewindgames.com from October 24th 2016 for only € 12.99. Exclusive premiere discount at the Abbuc JHV. Buy it in Herten, Germany for only € 9.95! https://youtu.be/OBwwmjXkwQo
  19. UPDATE - Problem seems to be solved, current game date is October 5, 1941, on intermediate skill. Solution seems to be playing on higher skill level. Hello! Brand new to the site, please forgive my mistakes at this tender age. For my first post, I have a question about a game. Eastern Front 1941, on an Atari 800 with 48k RAM. Running on real hardware, no emulation. I'm currently playing and am becoming increasingly frustrated by the fact that I cannot get passed turn 14. I have read through the manual several times and researched on the internet for the passed 3 days. I do understand the mechanics of moving, attacking, supply, etc enough that I can push the russians around pretty well, but no matter what I do I invariably get a Game Over on September 28th game time, or turn 14. I'm testing out the different difficulty levels as I am typing this post, on intermediate right now, but I expect the same result. All sources say the game runs for 41 turns, and ends on March 29, 1942. What is wrong? Is my cartidge damaged? Is there something about the game that the manual isn't telling me? Is my computer broken? Thanks for any helpful input!
  20. I know you can turn on or off the key click (POKE 731,0 or POKE 731,255), but I'm wondering if it's possible to generate the key click sound on command? Is there a bit of code to call from basic, or possibly a way in basic to generate the same or very similar noise? I don't remember my sound coding from back in the day or I'd probably be able to figure it out myself. I don't mind cheating by calling the existing key click routine
  21. pmgraphics

    chiseler 43277

    From the album: Chiseler

    Atari computer classic type-in-code video game. Breaking 40K on Chiseler. Youtube link to video since album doesn't seem to takevideos.
  22. From the album: Chiseler

    Atari computer classic type-in-code video game. Youtube link to video since album doesn't seem to take videos.
  23. Hello! I want to share some ATARI POKEY I made. These are both originals and covers, along with some behind the scenes. So, without further ado, I'm going to leaving this link here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgwcI3ATf3U&list=PLptR0gr8Js-44DoEDc_ZvYY6wlQWZZbcC Please, enjoy! I'm also looking forward to hearing from you all!
  24. Hi Guys, Haven't posted here in ages, but thought some of you may be interested in checking out my Tumblr blog with animated GIFs of retro games. I have a large section of animated Atari 8-bit screenshots under: http://286ega.tumblr.com/tagged/atari
  25. At the Personal Computer Museum we have recently acquired a second copy of the reasonably rare Inhome Software "Baseball". Here are pictures I took yesterday showing the cart working on one of our Atari 800's ... you can also see the condition of the label (definitely not perfect) - but hey it's rare and it works! I would PREFER to trade it with another community member who will appreciate it and can help build our collection. You can see which Atari 8-bit items we currently have at our website (the link for Atari 8-bit is http://www.pcmuseum....oup=Atari 8-bit) - although of course I would even consider trading for other Atari items as well (or anything retro computing really). We are located in Canada so keep that in mind for shipping purposes. Of course, I would sell it as well but like I said a trade I think would work better. Let me know! thanks
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