The Commodore 64 (also known as C64) has unparalleled heritage as a groundbreaking
games and home-use personal computer. Since its launch in 1982, the
C64s role in the evolution of the modern games industry was incredibly
powerful and the echoes of its influence still reverberate through the industry
The C64 "Direct to TV" (DTV) unit includes 30 classic games, each of the games
is in full colour and can be personalised. In addition, each game has multiple
and some of the games have multiple "events". The games are not just
replicas of the originals - they actually are the originals.
The line-up of games includes Summer Games, Winter Games, Pitstop (I & II),
Impossible Mission (I & II), Firelord, Uridium, Speedball and many more. Unlike
the original computer, you won't have to wait ages for the tape to load each game,
they load up from memory almost instantly!
All this is built into a replica of the Competition Pro 5000 Joystick which plugs directly into a TV for instant fun at home or away!
No computer or additional software is required, simply add batteries, plus
into the TV and you re up and running.
For the techies, here are the details of the hardware:
Custom 0.35 micron ASIC chip running at 1 Mhz
128K RAM, 2MB or ROM
256 colours available on screen
New PAL games list:
Head The Ball
Gateway to Apshai
Impossible Mission II
Sword of Fargoal
Panasonic AA Batteries (4 pack)