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Let's keep Commodore 64 alive for the next 40 years

Let's keep Commodore 64 alive for the next 40 years

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Michał Taszycki

June 13, 2022
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  1. time We live in a remarkable remarkable

  2. Computers are fast

  3. We are more productive

  4. However

  5. get slower slower Our apps

  6. get huge huge Our websites

  7. about old hardware No one cares old hardware

  8. old = 3, 4 or 5 years! Where old =

    3, 4 or 5 years!
  9. this reminds me… Well,

  10. of a certain 40-year-old

  11. Meet

  12. highest-selling single computer model of all time all time

  13. 1 Mhz CPU 8 bit registers 64 KB RAM 64

    KB
  14. Not produced 20 years for more than 20 years

  15. 68 games released in total 41 demos last year

  16. 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 2010 2011

    2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 games demos source - http://csdb.dk
  17. 0 320 640 960 1280 1600 1920 2240 2560 2880

    3200 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 all releases source - http://csdb.dk
  18. campaigns There are many crowdfunding successful successful

  19. Sam Dyer (MrSid)

  20. C64 Commpendium by MrSid - http://kck.st/1 fi w8ay

  21. New C64C Housings made with Original Molds - http://kck.st/1M5mPtg Dallas

    Moore
  22. New C64C Housings made with Original Molds - http://kck.st/1M5mPtg

  23. New C64C Housings made with Original Molds - http://kck.st/1M5mPtg Steve

    & Dawn Fletcher
  24. New C64C Housings made with Original Molds - http://kck.st/1M5mPtg

  25. New C64C Housings made with Original Molds - http://kck.st/1M5mPtg

  26. There is New hardware

  27. Ultimate II+

  28. Joystick adapter

  29. None
  30. There is C64 Ultimate

  31. There is C64 Reloaded

  32. People Commodore 64 still use

  33. In unexpected ways…

  34. People love

  35. Jerzy Zygmunt

  36. People Commodore 64 love

  37. I Commodore 64 love

  38. None
  39. Michal Taszycki Founder of 64bites.com 64bites.com @mehowte

  40. Is among the best Programming Commodore 64 best hobbies I’ve

    had
  41. This is how I started

  42. This is why I stayed

  43. Resolution 320x200 pixels

  44. Ultima 2 - The Revenge of the Enchantress by Sierra

    and Lord British
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  49. Color Palette 16 colors

  50. Weird bitmaps

  51. Middle Earth by Wayne Schmidt

  52. None
  53. Ultima 2 - The Revenge of the Enchantress by Sierra

    and Lord British
  54. The Mill by Veto/Arsenic/Oxyron The Mill by Veto/Arsenic/Oxyron

  55. The Mill by Veto/Arsenic/Oxyron

  56. None
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  60. Enhanced Modes NUFLI MUCSU IFLI MUIFLI FLI SHI

  61. Landing in the Village by Carrion/Elysium

  62. 25 Years of Yie Ar Kung-Fu by Veto/Arsenic/Oxyron

  63. Hardware Sprites 8 movable bitmaps 24x21 pixels

  64. VVVVVV C64 demake by Paulko64

  65. Wizard Of Wor by Midway

  66. The Great Giana Sisters by Time Warp Productions

  67. Briley Witch Chronicles by Sarah Jane Ivory

  68. Mayhem in Monsterland byApex Computer Productions

  69. Impossible Mission by EPYX

  70. Total Eclipse by Incentive Software

  71. C64 has no bugs Only features

  72. Impossible Mission by EPYX

  73. Swallow/Censor Design

  74. Sprite Inferno by Crossbow

  75. Lunatico by LFT

  76. Creatures by Thalamus

  77. Sam’s Journey by Knights of Bytes

  78. Modern Demos I don’t even…

  79. Edge of Disgrace by Booze Design

  80. Coma Light 13 by Oxyron

  81. Comaland by Censor Design & Oxyron

  82. Commodore 64 Is alive and well

  83. Who keeps it alive?

  84. Sarah Jane Ivory

  85. Paul Koller

  86. Antonio Savona

  87. Gregory Nacu

  88. LukHash

  89. Marcin Skoczylas

  90. Sos Sosowski

  91. G ö khan Y ü cetur Daniel Stephens

  92. Paul Richardson New generation!

  93. Steve Smit Matthijs van der Klip

  94. Matthew Anderson

  95. Gerhard Welly

  96. Rafał Szyja

  97. And most importantly

  98. YOU keep it alive!

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  113. Let’s celebrate its birthday

  114. And make something for this beauty

  115. game image effect sid fi le demo tune

  116. I can help some of you

  117. None
  118. None
  119. Creators Club

  120. Creators Club 1. We will keep C64 alive 2. We

    will create 3. We will 1. help 2. support 3. motivate each other
  121. Creators Club We will use simple tools

  122. Creators Club

  123. Creators Club In 2022 We will create new games

  124. Creators Club Coming soon…