The format is trivial... I think it's 2 bytes of load address followed by the raw data. No checksum. But how did people save their asm code without an emulator?

I guess I could write a BASIC program which calls OPEN and PRINT# to dump the memory into a file, but it there must be an easier way... right?

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I have a asm programming question.

A few years ago, I used VICE's monitor to write some asm code directly in memory at $C000, and then I "saved" it into a snapshot.

I was able to re-install that particular VICE version and reload the snapshot, but now... how do I save it into a proper PRG file?

Did you know that Satoru Iwata (the legendary CEO of Nintendo) was an unpaid intern at Commodore Japan in Akihabara and wrote a videogame for the VIC20?

youtube.com/watch?v=QJCwsi6O5x

@mako, if you enjoy collaborative games, you will love Castles Of Dr. Creep (but don't watch the entire longplay, it's spoily).

youtube.com/watch?v=z8bxhskO19

I gave TheC64 Mini to a friend's kids because I wanted to play with it.

I just found out that the catchy tune of the C64 game Daley Thompson's Decathlon was originally composed by a Japanese electronic music band called Yellow Magic Orchestra.

youtube.com/watch?v=Nv5jMLJQ9f

I had heard that the Sinclair ZX80 wasn't great, but I would have never guessed it was *this* bad.
youtube.com/watch?v=1Jr7Q1yJOU

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