IBM PCjr platform

Hardware theme

A budget PC by IBM, scaled down & added a cartridge bus. Games on cart or disk. Designed to be 'home friendly' & 'game friendly'. Quickly discontinued


The first video game about IBM PCjr platform was released in 1983.

IBM, Sierra On-Line and Activision has published most of these games

Although it was quickly discontinued, the enhanced Tandy 1000 clone was created at the same time. The T1k was successful long after the PCjr was gone. Cartridge games can only be played on the PCjr, the T1k lacks the cartridge bus. PCjrs can be modded to full T1k compatibility or through a Gamemaster card.