Suicide Express (C64) cover made with PO-28 Robot

I recently got for birthday present a Pocket Operator PO-28 Robot. It’s a pocket synthesizer with sounds that remind me of C64’s SID sounds.   I made a short cover of Commodore 64’s Suicide Express tune with it. For me it is an unforgetable tune. The cover is only 30 seconds loop.. In the videoContinue reading “Suicide Express (C64) cover made with PO-28 Robot”

Good Commodore 64 games I’ve previously forgotten and which could be re-made

In my old blog post I discussed my computer gaming history with Vic 20 And Commodore 64. Of course, I forgot some nice games that as re-made could be good games even today. First, I’d like to mention the game I have discussed before: Stix. I’ve even started to make a remake of this game toContinue reading “Good Commodore 64 games I’ve previously forgotten and which could be re-made”

Bouncing of the ball when it touches the Bat (80s Krakout style)

It’s night when I’m writing this. I came up with a little Monkey X tutorial on how to program the bouncing of the ball, when it touches the bat in the “old school way” — like in the popular C64 game Krakout in the 80s. In the video for the tutorial you can see, that asContinue reading “Bouncing of the ball when it touches the Bat (80s Krakout style)”

Shortly about my computer gaming history (1984 – 1987)

It all started in 1984, when in Finland the prices of home computers were significantly reduced. One could buy a home computer for under 1000 Finnish marks. That’s about 167 euros. My parents bought me a Commodore Vic 20, that costed 999 Finnish marks. I really liked the first (and at the time only) gameContinue reading “Shortly about my computer gaming history (1984 – 1987)”