The “AY 38912 Sound Tool” allows you to manipulate the AY sound chip registers.
Left/Right on joystick to select sound register.
Button 1 retriggers the hardware envelope.
Button 4 and joystick L/R to change values.
Button 3 changes values in steps of 10, Button 2 steps of 100.
You can save into 4 slots by holding down on the joystick and pressing button 1-4. You can load these slots by holding up on the joystick and pressing buttons 1-4 to recall.
A simple graphics demo displaying the 12 signs of the zodiac.
Check it out on the DOWNLOADS page.
Crossfire is a simple head-to head game for one (vs CPU) or two players.
Grab the ROM from the DOWNLOADS page.
My latest cartridge release, a compilation of 7 games and applications is now available for purchase from Packrat Video Games.
Visit http://www.packratvg.com/vbits.html to place your order.
I’ll be demoing my new lightgun game “Dogs ‘n’ Ducks” at Revival Retro Gaming Expo in Walsall (UK) this Saturday/Sunday.
Come along to play new games by myself, Chris Parsons (Vector Republic) and Jim Watt (Clockwork Robot).
A simple screensaver type application for your Vectrex. Draws patterns on the screen, to the sound of sci-fi bleeps and bloops.
Download : http://binarystarsoftware.com/bin/Dots_v100.BIN
Bits ‘n Bytes is a compilation of seven simple games and applications, available soon from Packrat Video Games. http://www.packratvg.com/
The cartridge Includes :
Vector Pong : A Ping -pong game for 1 or 2 players.
Frogs n Flies : Eat-em-up game for 1 or 2 players.
Hex : Shoot the enemies and avoid barriers for bonus points in this twitchy action game. 1 player only. Supports Atari Driving controller in port 2.
Space Race : Avoid the asteroids and complete ‘laps’ of the asteroid field to win. 1 or 2 players.
Quick Shot : Test your button mashing skills. 1 player only.
Doodle : Use the Vectrex light-pen or joystick to doodle drawings on screen.
Vector Clock : A clock application for Vectrex. Plays a random short piece of music every hour.