I would love to attend this one day. VCF East had this Commodore Retrospective, and here is a great video, which doubles as a fast history of Commodore machines, starting with typewriters, including a working Commodore 65.
Today I am releasing a new C64 Demo:
Galactic Rasterbar Power.
PRG file: Galactic Rasterbar Power.prg
Music only: Phosphor Advance.sid
Galactic Rasterbar Power screen shot
I coded this demo in my spare time to accomplish a few goals:
Broaden my understanding of 6502/6510 assembly and the C64 memory map
Learn more about the VIC-II and how it works along with the CPU
Create some interesting multicolor bitmap graphics for my C64
Master the raster bar demo effect that I have always really enjoyed
And by extension, understand and implement cycle-exact code
Make a demo that works equally well on PAL and NTSC hardware.
Write some music for the SID chip, and make it work on both major revisions of the SID
As a bonus:
make the raster bar effect look absolutely perfect in VICE debug borders.
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