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Old 19 February 2008, 22:05   #21
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Originally Posted by Monsterland View Post
If I'm not mistaken people considered the PC Engine a 16-bit console because it ran on two seperate operating 8-bit processors. I could be wrong though so feel free to correct me..
The Engine has a 8-bit CPU and a dual 16-Bit graphic chip.
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Old 19 February 2008, 22:30   #22
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Add to that American name for console (TurboGrafx-16 or TG16) and you'll get idea why a lot of people consider PCEngine/TG16 a 16 bit console.

Interesting read at wiki:

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The Genesis launch was accompanied by an ad campaign mocking NEC's claim that the TurboGrafx-16 was the first 16-bit console.

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Old 20 February 2008, 09:19   #23
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Originally Posted by Anubis View Post
You can test it now.

Just get the game from ol' computer dot com and get Fusion emulator to play it in.
yup good hint )
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I liked the old gameboy version best. Superior gameplay and much more immersing stages
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