Type-in Mania: Programming in BASIC on the TRS-80 MC-10
My 8-Bit Basic Retro-programming Projects and Classic Basic Games
Tuesday, 4 August 2020
Port of Steve Wozniak's "Little Brick Out"
I have ported Steve Wozniak's Apple II Integer BASIC source for a "Breakout" clone known as "Little Brick Out." This...
Monday, 22 June 2020
A Gammaquest II-Like Game: MC-10 Port of VIC-20 Sword of Fargoal
My son Charlie and I have made a port of the Commodore VIC-20 Version of The Sword of Fargoal to TRS-80 MC-10. Because of the more limited n...
Friday, 22 May 2020
RetroChallenge April/May 2020: New Mahjong
I decided to take advantage of my son Charlie's newly minted Mathematics and Computer Science BSc from Dalhousie and the fact that h...
Monday, 4 May 2020
RetroChallenge April/May 2020: Golden Flutes and Great Escapes
I've ported the code of a game for the TRS-80 Model 1/3 from the Book Golden Flutes and Great Escapes: How to Write Adventure Games b...
Sunday, 19 April 2020
RetroChallenge April/May 2020: Mazies & Crazies Boss Fight
Here is the (somewhat sinister) map of the game Mazies & Crazies. In this update of my hand drawn map of my last post you can really ...
Saturday, 18 April 2020
RetroChallenge April 2020: Mazies & Crazies Map
I have been able to clean up the map I made last night (and wrote about in my prior post). There is definately a coherent structure, which m...
Friday, 17 April 2020
RetroChallenge April 2020: Mazies & Crazies Gameplay
I've moved to real MC-10 hardware and finally started to seriously play the game now that I've got (I hope) all the bugs out. I'...
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