Recently, a friend came over and we modified his spare 4-port 5200 with both the power mod and UAV (composite only), and the only thing we didn't finish was soldering the UAV onto the 4050. The results on his system were pretty good, and they gave me the confidence to …Continue reading
A while ago, I bought the excellent Incognito for my 800 and installed it into my system. I have used it mostly for cartridge emulation, but recently my children have started to program the 800 in Atari BASIC, so I needed to come up with a better way to save …Continue reading
The Atari 2600 and 5200 game systems are my all-time favorites -- the 2600 because the games are so simple, and it is simply amazing what developers have done with the meager resources available on that system. The 5200 because those are the games I remember. To me, the 5200 versions …Continue reading
My journey started 10-15 years ago, when I bought an XEGS from an eBay seller. I have used that XEGS as a cartridge console gamine system, with classic favorites such as Pac-Man, Ms. Pac-Man, Defender, Joust, and of course Missile Command. Until recently, this was my only Atari system.