Every Commie64 game on an SD card is retrotacular

Subject: General Tech | July 25, 2014 - 01:31 PM |
Tagged: commodore 64, gaming, arduino nano, Tapuino

Over at Hack a Day is a link to a project which will warm the hearts of old gamers everywhere, a tape reader emulator for the C64.  Built using a Arduino Nano V3 with an added SD card reader and with a rather low level of difficulty to build there is now a way to relive your misspent youth assuming you still have a working C64 on display somewhere.  The total build will cost less than $20 making this great for folks looking to get into programming Arduino and building their own electronics.  Check it out here.

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"One of the machines that didn’t make it into his collection until recently was a Commodore 64 with Datasette and 1541 drive. With no tapes and a 1541 disk drive that required significant restoration, he looked at other devices to load programs onto his C64."

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Source: Hack a Day
July 25, 2014 | 02:46 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Now just stuff that into an old joystick with power and connect it to your TV...

July 25, 2014 | 11:27 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Commie 64?

July 27, 2014 | 06:29 PM - Posted by Jeremy Hellstrom

Must be a Vic 20 fan

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