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2600 by Vantage [web]
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screenshot added by unlock on 2004-10-15 11:01:56
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release date : august 2004
release party : Buenzli 2004
compo : alternative demo
ranked : 1st
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  • is ok 2
  • sucks 0
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alltime top: #2988
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this is an atari2600 production. it won the buenzli04 alternative demo competition.
added on the 2004-10-15 11:02:50 by unlock unlock
had cool music
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 11:04:04 by psenough psenough
Cool, respect.
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 11:05:04 by superplek superplek
Cool! Nice little intro... I hope we get a few more intros for this system! Going to see it on my real hardware later on...
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 11:23:11 by xeron xeron
Yeah, was cool to see a vcs-demonstration at the partyplace.

Emulators:
StellaX (which I used till now) couldn't run it (don't know how it is with the newest version).
z26, which was mentioned in the info-file does this pretty good, but I needed to switch on my crt because it fucks up with the refresh-rate (my TFT doesn't like this).

Anyway, the demo was it worth. :)
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 11:24:35 by René Madenmann René Madenmann
Amazing !
(run under the last StellaX)
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 12:32:25 by Buckethead Buckethead
Having tried to code the 2600, I can only say one thing.

Amazing.
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 16:11:49 by Preacher Preacher
And if you dig Atari 2600 music, check out Synthcart and these badass jams!!

http://qotile.net/synth.html

rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 19:54:19 by radman1 radman1
Somebody set up you the bomb!

Heh. Does anyone have an AVI/MPEG version of this? I'd like to have a true copy of the real sound output for the next ARTS rather than feed from the z26 emu.
added on the 2004-10-15 20:16:38 by radman1 radman1
Tiz Dope!
respect"
rulezadded on the 2004-10-15 21:26:08 by dipswitch dipswitch
respect is the word.
rulezadded on the 2004-10-17 01:45:59 by p01 p01
hehehe. sure beats the most of what I ever saw on my original 2600
rulezadded on the 2004-10-17 17:29:13 by loaderror loaderror
Hehe!
rulezadded on the 2004-10-31 18:51:27 by Optimus Optimus
Vantage codes vintage. Brilliant.
rulezadded on the 2005-09-18 07:11:54 by ALiEN^bf ALiEN^bf
vantage on vcs. massive!!!
rulezadded on the 2005-12-23 16:02:40 by ltk_tscc ltk_tscc
I really liked this one :)
rulezadded on the 2006-05-04 08:39:29 by Skate Skate
rulezadded on the 2006-08-22 20:23:43 by hitchhikr hitchhikr
Love this!! Brilliant muzak!!
rulezadded on the 2006-08-22 20:34:08 by Premium Premium
40bit framebuffer here we go!
rulezadded on the 2006-11-07 13:14:34 by sasq sasq
You mean the background graphics, which is 20 bits in total actually, while the background is 40 lo-res pixels across the screen. This means that to do something like the Vantage logo at the top you have to refill the background graphics registers mid-scanline.
added on the 2006-11-08 08:22:26 by Moerder Moerder
lda thumbup
sta pouet
rulezadded on the 2007-01-25 15:42:18 by ilmarque ilmarque
big up
rulezadded on the 2007-01-31 12:27:08 by visy visy
now, this is pure beauty
rulezadded on the 2007-02-24 23:19:26 by viznut/pwp viznut/pwp
SAUCE: VCS 2600 rastabars!!

SHITZ: Is a scroller...

VERDICT:
(Make more!)
rulezadded on the 2007-07-02 05:38:13 by Momo Vampire Momo Vampire
Oldest VCS prod on pouet, now with YouTube goodness. The music is rather good considering. The Atari logo is done neatly (reflected P1). Only a single screen, but it does have a lot of interesting stuff going on, like the starfield on top.
rulezadded on the 2012-01-23 12:54:41 by Tjoppen Tjoppen
yay fine one screen demo
rulezadded on the 2012-06-04 17:51:23 by Queen bittin Queen bittin

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