A-VCS-tec Challenge for the Atari 2600 is Homebrew Gold


It is amazing how creative the homebrew community has been for the Atari 2600. Just spend some time on their sites and you will find all sorts of pleasant surprises, like 2006’s A-VCS-tec Challenge by Simon Quernhorst. The game is a port of the Commodore 64 game Aztec Challenge. In an amazing feat of programming, Mr. Quernhorst was able to fit 2 levels of that game onto an Atari 2600 cartridge with music and it looks wonderful and sounds great.

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