Developing, Manufacturing and Releasing a Console
Paul Andrews from Retro Games Ltd will talk about the development, production and other fun aspects of developing, manufacturing and releasing a small Commodore 64. Co-Creator of several games based consoles, his prior games company was also behind many PC based retro games, and also behind the Nintendo Wii C64 games. Paul has extensive experience in digital content publishing and management across many formats from books, app games, to film and DVD, Nintendo GBA, PC, Nintendo Wii and plug and play consoles. Paul also collects and has a large retro game artwork collection.
Launched in 1982, the C64 home computer went on to dominate the home computer scene throughout the 1980s. Millions of units were sold across the world and have a special place in the hearts of its former owners. 35 years later and it’s back. 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. This includes games from original legendary developers 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. From sports to shooters, platformers to puzzlers, there’s a plethora of titles to keep the most discerning retro enthusiast happy.