The Commodore 64, commonly called C64, C=64 (after the logo graphic on the case), occasionally CBM 64 (for Commodore Business Machines), or VIC-64, is an 8-bit home computer introduced in January 1982 by Commodore International. Listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the highest-selling single computer model of all time, independent estimates place the actual number sold between 10 and 17 million units.Volume production started in early 1982, with machines being released on to the market in August at a price of US $595 (equivalent to $1,500 in 2014).
Posts about C64
  • Ask PSLS – Game You’ve Spent the Most Time With

    … that we just can’t get enough of. Whether it’s an old one that we just keep going back to, or a newer release that is taking all of our time, there are games that steal our hearts and our lives. With that in mind, we asked the staff what games they have spent the most time with. Here’s what everyone had to say, including an exclusive answer from…

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  • Freeware Gardener’s Question Time: 19/09

    …, traditional, low-key and funny point-and-click adventure game. Wednesday – Powerglove A side-scrolling run-and-gun game with an available C64 cartridge release. Thursday – It Moves A horror game about dread, not jump scares, with simple puzzles. Friday – RocketJumpification A Twine game about the dystopian potential of gameification. If you’ve…

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  • Freeware Garden: Powerglove

    … in full-screen and be able to really appreciate the subtle beauty of the C64 palette while listening to a lovely SID soundtrack through your modern speakers. The game itself is a traditional run-’n'-gun platformer with good and taxing level design, a rich selection of baddies and an assortment of power-ups to pick up. Everything works as it should…

    Konstantinos Dimopoulos/ Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 3 readers -