For many years, the Atari 2600 reigned supreme as the most popular game console on the market. Years later, Atari's stranglehold on the market would dissipate as the Nintendo Entertainment System redefined 8-bit gaming, but die-hard fans and collectors still continue to support the Atari. One would think that the weak Atari 2600 should be simple to emulate, because of its primitive architecture. However, the Atari programmers employed many devious tricks to get such an early machine to run; therefore, a working, efficient emulator is very difficult to write.
What's new in this version:
- Added mappable events for toggling TV color/BW, left difficulty A/B
and right difficulty A/B. This means that one key, joystick button,
etc. can be used to toggle each event. Thanks to Buzbard of AtariAge
for the suggestion.
- Added ability to edit values in more widgets in the debugger. For
now, this applies mainly to the various decimal and binary fields.
More widgets will be made editable in future releases.
- The TIA now emulates the ...
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