Monthly Archives: September 2010

Arcade machines converted to Atari Lynx

The Atari Times has a really nice article “Arcade to Lynx”. It shows a graphical list of games that once lived as a standalone arcade machine and got converted to a game for the Atari Lynx. I had no idea … Continue reading

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Architecture of the Atari Lynx

The Atari Lynx is a handheld console that has two form factors over its lifetime. The Lynx I and II models have a different casing and internal layout, but hold nearly exact same electronic hardware. The main difference is lower … Continue reading

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Game endings at Video Game Museum

Some games are just too hard to finish, or take too much time to do so. And if you did, on a device like the Atari Lynx, it is hard to show others what the end scenes and screens of … Continue reading

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Google Android versus Atari Lynx’s Gauntlet the Third Encounter

Personally, I haven’t played Gauntlet III on the Lynx much. Consequently I hadn’t noticed the similarities between the Android character and the new logo of Google’s mobile operating system. To wet your Lynx appetite some more, here are some additional … Continue reading

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Writing a .NET based Atari Lynx emulator

Yep, I needed a new train project. I spent my time when travelling to work by train on a small notebook (HP Pavilion 1030ed) reading blogs, browsing the internet and all. Every now and then I have a pet project … Continue reading

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