Game Loader Commodore 64 Atari 2600 Emulator White Paper

Cycle Perfect Emulation and Earlier Benchmarks here Game Loader Commodore 64 Atari 2600 Emulator

Atari 2600 cycle exact program comparisons

Cycle Exact Comparison Benchmarking Methodology:
High performance Atari 2600 games using a soft ANTIC blitter chip to push the Atari 2600 in the Atari demo scene are being used for testing 1 Mhz emulation on 1 Mhz target platform to illustrate the innovative source technologies at play: The C64 must race the beam like an Atari and run two Game loops at 60 times per second while translating the hardware registers to emulate Atari 2600 architecture and it must also emulate the soft ANTIC blitter chip driving these advanced Atari games!
Read the White Paper and watch the 2022 40th Anniversary Music Video about the fascinating Technology behind the Commodore 64 Family Computer from the 80's!





2022 C64 BASIC Programming Contest: Write an Atari 2600 game or demo using Atari Flashback BASIC or SuperCharger BASIC and select four PETSCII characters for the foreground and background tiles and you may be eligible to receive a GAME LOADER prerelease Development Kit!
Write programs for the Commodore using the Atari 2600 Television Threading Model featuring Game loops in both Vertical Blanks! Online Programming Manual compatible with GAME LOADER.
Send entries to Protecto@RelationalFramework.com by December 12,2022

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