Cole Johnson is creating emulations of 1st generation videogame systems
4
patrons
$193
per month
I've been working on emulating 1st generation video game systems in my spare time since 2018. My current focus is discrete game ICs, such as the AY-3-8500 "Pong on a chip" circuit. Almost all of these systems lack any form of emulation at the moment. Time to change that. I'm aiming to port emulations to the MiSTer project, and then to MAME. All of the code and files involved will be open-source, and anything not put online will be available upon request.

I go by TheProgrammerIncarnate on forums.
Tiers
Patreoner
$1 or more per month

Supporting the project encourages me. I'll also put your name in the source code which may stick around for decades.

Buy me a beer
$5 or more per month

Everything above, plus I might reach the Ballmer peak.

Preservation lover
$10 or more per month

Everything above, plus that warm feeling in your heart. Keep the games alive... by dissolving them in acid.

I've been working on emulating 1st generation video game systems in my spare time since 2018. My current focus is discrete game ICs, such as the AY-3-8500 "Pong on a chip" circuit. Almost all of these systems lack any form of emulation at the moment. Time to change that. I'm aiming to port emulations to the MiSTer project, and then to MAME. All of the code and files involved will be open-source, and anything not put online will be available upon request.

I go by TheProgrammerIncarnate on forums.

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Tiers
Patreoner
$1 or more per month

Supporting the project encourages me. I'll also put your name in the source code which may stick around for decades.

Buy me a beer
$5 or more per month

Everything above, plus I might reach the Ballmer peak.

Preservation lover
$10 or more per month

Everything above, plus that warm feeling in your heart. Keep the games alive... by dissolving them in acid.