Re: [stella] Where to take the 2600

Subject: Re: [stella] Where to take the 2600
From: Nick S Bensema <nickb@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 1997 19:56:19 -0700 (MST)
>On Tue, 16 Sep 1997 jvmatthe@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> > The SW kernel might make a good foundation for other color vector ports.
>> Like Tempest.  That'd be a feat, but it would surely sell like hotcakes.
>> Wonder if Atari would let the author use the name Tempest...does Dave Theuer
>> (sp?) have any rights to it?  Maybe he'd be willing to let it go.
>The author of the aborted Tempest for the 2600 is Carla Meninsky, and I
>have her telephone number and Email address.  I don't know if she has a
>copy but frankly, from the screenshot I've seen, I think it should be a
>fresh start.

I've been looking for a screenshot of that for some time, I'm surprised
they haven't been published.  Half the fascination I had for seeing it
or getting a ROM or whatever was to see how it was implemented.

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