Launched in 1982, the C64 home computer went on to dominate the home computer scene throughout the 1980s. The new computer on the scene; Out goes the silent black and white experience and in with 64KB of RAM, colour graphics, and synthesizer sound.
35 years later and it’s back. THEC64 Mini; A tiny but perfectly formed 50% scale replica of this much-loved machine. THEC64 Mini plugs into any modern TV via its HDMI port and gamers can play any one of the 64 licensed classic pre-installed games using the classic style joystick at up to 720p HD. This includes games from original legendary developers and publishers such as Epyx, Gremlin Graphics, Hewson and The Bitmap Brothers; and boasting titles such as California Games, Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe, Paradroid and Impossible Mission. Most of these were rated over 90% by leading publications of the day, with many winning coveted awards. From sports to shooters, platformers to puzzlers, there’s a plethora of titles to keep the most discerning retro enthusiast happy.
As befits the original, designed as a home computer; you can also plug in a standard USB PC keyboard and use as a classic C64 to type in those old BASIC computer listings or program new games.