Re: [stella] Linking 2600 consoles?

Subject: Re: [stella] Linking 2600 consoles?
From: emooney@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Erik Mooney)
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 1997 21:05:44 GMT
>Ya know, I was thinking about this a couple of years ago.  Maybe even
>before doom came out.  I was thinking that if you used one machine
>to do the kernal, a second machine could do game logic, etc. They would
>both have 1 controller port for a total of 2, and the only data you'd need
>to send back and forth would be one set of joystick data, certain registers
>(collision detection for example), and you'd need to send tia info to the
>kernal machine.  Knowing what I know now, which still isn't much, I think
>this particular setup would be difficult at best.

Anyone wanna rewrite Video Chess to do this so we can see the screen while
the computer moves? =)

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