ANTIC Episode 90 – Lets All Retire!

August 4, 2022 ANTIC

ANTIC Episode 90 – Lets All Retire! In this episode of ANTIC The Atari 8-Bit Computer Podcast… Brad regales us with his motherload of new Atari stuff, Kay solves the mystery of “Have You Played Atari Today?”, and we discuss lots of other Atari news READY! Recurring Links  Floppy Days …


2022 Portland Retro Gaming Expo – October 14-16!

July 17, 2022 AtariAge

After a two year hiatus, the Portland Retro Gaming Expo (PRGE) is back, taking place Friday, October 14th through Sunday, October 16th at the Oregon Convention Center! We’re excited to see the show’s return, and AtariAge will once again have a large booth filled to the brim with an assortment …

XEGS Cart by Cart Podcast

Review Episode 17

In Episode 17, we take a double shot at some light gun games. First, we head out to the country to help Grampa rid his farm of all sorts of critters in Barnyard Blaster. Then we hit the big city to deal out some street justice in Crime Buster. …


Action! Graphics 0 Text Highlight

June 30, 2022 Unfinished Bitness

In this post I show I used the Atari 8 bits Player/Missile graphics to produce a highlighter effect on graphics 0 screen text. Essentially I am using players defined 8 bits wide and using double line resolution within the player/missile graphics. This equates to an 8×8 graphics 0 character cell …