14th March 2013

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The… interesting cover for Quartet by Activision on Commodore 64.

The… interesting cover for Quartet by Activision on Commodore 64.

Tagged: QuartetSegaCommodore 64worst19871980swestEuropeillustrationActivision

6th March 2013

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Taken from a magazine ad for Times of Lore (1988) by Origin for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC. This illustration is mesmerizing. I wish I painted it.

Taken from a magazine ad for Times of Lore (1988) by Origin for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC. This illustration is mesmerizing. I wish I painted it.

Tagged: Times of LoreOriginMicroprose19881980swestUSAAtari STAmigaCommodore 64ZX SpectrumAmstrad CPCadmagazineactionrpgbest

2nd March 2013

Photo reblogged from obscure video games with 98 notes

obscurevideogames:

Bad Blood (Origin - PC/C64 - 1990)
post-apocalyptic action-RPG
designer Chris Roberts is of course best known for Wing Commander

obscurevideogames:

Bad Blood (Origin - PC/C64 - 1990)

post-apocalyptic action-RPG

designer Chris Roberts is of course best known for Wing Commander

Tagged: Bad BloodOriginPCCommodore 6419901990sRPGwestUSAbox

Source: vgjunk

26th February 2013

Photo with 41 notes

Sooper Froot (1983) for Commodore 64. Big Bertha pays well.

Sooper Froot (1983) for Commodore 64. Big Bertha pays well.

Tagged: Sooper Froot19831980sCommodoreCommodore 64westEuropeUSAbox

22nd February 2013

Photoset with 11 notes

Skyfox (1985) for Commodore 64 by Electronic Arts, along with the comic that was included in the packaging.

Tagged: Skyfox19851980sCommodore 64Electronic ArtsUSAwestboxcomic

20th February 2013

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Richard Petty’s Talladega (1984) for Commodore 64. Wraparound covers are always a plus in my book.

Richard Petty’s Talladega (1984) for Commodore 64. Wraparound covers are always a plus in my book.

Tagged: Richard Petty's TalladegaTalladega19841980sCommodore 64US GoldAriolasoftCosmiElectronic ArtswestboxEurope

19th February 2013

Photo with 91 notes

Shamus was a knife-throwing robot who liked to dress like Doctor Who. Released in 1982 by Synapse Software for the Atari 800 and Commodore 64. Artwork by Tim Boxell.

Shamus was a knife-throwing robot who liked to dress like Doctor Who. Released in 1982 by Synapse Software for the Atari 800 and Commodore 64. Artwork by Tim Boxell.

Tagged: ShamusSynapse Software19821980sAtari 800XLCommodore 64EuropewestDr. WhoDr WhoDoctor WhoTim Boxell

15th February 2013

Photo reblogged from obscure video games with 293 notes

obscurevideogames:

oldgamemags:


An ad for SWAG on the Commodore 64 from Micromania.


released in 1984

obscurevideogames:

oldgamemags:

An ad for SWAG on the Commodore 64 from Micromania.

released in 1984

Tagged: SwagCommodore 64Micromania19841980swesteuropead

Source: oldgamemags

15th February 2013

Photo with 19 notes

I love this cover for Impossible Mission II (1988) so much that I can’t stand it. Elvin’s amazing.

I love this cover for Impossible Mission II (1988) so much that I can’t stand it. Elvin’s amazing.

Tagged: Impossible MissionImpossible Mission 2Impossible Mission IICommodore 6419881980sEpyxNovotrade

10th February 2013

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Jim Henson’s Muppet Adventure: Chaos at the Carnival (1989) for Commodore 64.

Jim Henson’s Muppet Adventure: Chaos at the Carnival (1989) for Commodore 64.

Tagged: The MuppetsMuppetsJim HensonJim Henson's Muppet Adventure Chaos at the CarnivalMuppet AdventureCommodore 6419891980sHi Tech ExpressionsUSAwestboxkermitkermit the frogmiss piggy