[vcf-midatlantic] Warning: This thread involves game consoles

Dean Notarnicola dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Sat Jun 3 13:23:35 EDT 2017


True, the Harmony cart doesn't have a Pokey chip for enhanced sound. IIRC I
don't think there is one.

On Sat, Jun 3, 2017 at 10:09 AM Ethan via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> > the biggest diappointment about the Retron 5 and similar game systems is
> > that they don't play Atari games.  Other than MAME, is there a system
> that
> > plays all Atari carts in one system?
> > b
>
> Your best and closest option is probably something like a massive flash
> multicart. Commercial products usually have to license the games which is
> probably a mess, and the 2600 had a really large library.
>
> Even with flash cart and a real 2600, I would assume some games like
> Pitfall II won't run from a flash cart since there is an audio
> co-processor in the cart (I believe.)
>
>



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