Remembering the computer that gave birth to PC gaming

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Contrarily, my wife was half way through Super Mario Bros. on the Raspberry Pi by the time I’d finished installing the Rise of the Tomb Raider disc.

The truth is, it wasn’t much better in 1991, when I received a Commodore 64 for Christmas, a little after its heyday had come and gone… More at Trusted Reviews.

My brother had one. I was using a terminal plugged into a Hewlett Packard minicomputer at work. I didn’t play much with the C64 because it didn’t seem that much more than a hobby computer. But it was one of the early leaders in the home computer revolution.

Bob

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