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Old 08 October 2019, 09:10   #25
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Why not? Did you see what David Crane did with Pitfall?
There's much more impressive games on the 2600 than Pitfall. Keystone Kapers and Enduro to name two.

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I think he was implying that some systems with a "6502" series CPU lacked the RAM of later systems like C64 which in turn limited the programmers need to always get the best out of the 6502.
I was simply trying to say that just because a machine has lesser capabilities, doesn't automatically mean the coders for that machine are superior.

Is David Crane a better programmer than someone like HCL/Booze Design or Graham/Oxyron? I very much doubt it.
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