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Computer graphics

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Anything relating to specifically computer graphics, such as computer graphics adapters.

TV DazzlerA video card compatible with S-100 bus computers. It allowed software to use a TV as a video only terminal and, more spectacularly, did so in color.1976 / 197710 games
Color Graphics AdapterA graphics adapter introduced in 1981 that supported 4-bit color (16 colors) and resolutions up to 640×200, superseded by EGA (introduced in 1984).1981 / 2017157 games
Enhanced Graphics AdapterA graphics adapter introduced in 1984 that supported 6-bit color (64 colors) and resolutions up to 640×350, superseded by VGA (introduced in 1987).1985 / 1994163 games
Hercules Graphics CardGraphics controller made by Hercules Computer Technology, Inc. introduced in 1982 that combined IBM's text-only MDA display standard with a CGA-emulating graphics mode.1986 / 19928 games
Multicolor Graphics AdapterA low cost competitor for VGA that supported 256 paletted display at 320×200 resolution, introduced in 1987 by IBM.1986 / 201570 games
Monochrome Display AdapterA graphics adapter introduced in 1981 by IBM that supported only text mode.0 game
Tandy Graphics AdapterImprovement on IBM's Color Graphics Adapter that supported 16 colours at 320x200 resolution, introduced in 1984.1985 / 199324 games
VESAVariety of computer display standards introduced as extensions to VGA by VESA (starting with SVGA), allowing true color displays (24 bit and 32 bit) and unbound resolutions, including the VESA BIOS Extensions (VBE) which is used to enable these.1992 / 201778 games
Video Graphics ArrayA graphics adapter introduced in 1987 that supported 8-bit color (256 colors) and resolutions up to 640×480, superseded by VESA standards and extensions.1986 / 2017274 games