Re: [stella] Would it be possible...

Subject: Re: [stella] Would it be possible...
From: Piero Cavina <p.cavina@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 3 Aug 1997 20:59:21 +0100
At 20:07 -0400 2-08-1997, Erik K Mooney wrote:

>for 2600 games to use closed-captioning to display stuff?  The
>captioning is just data sent during vertical blanking, and we've got
>pretty much full control over the TIA's output during vertical

Are you talking about what in Europe goes under the name of "Teletext"?
What a funny idea! This could really be the way to do text-based games :-)

That would be a great challenge for emulator developers too..


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