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Media: Type-in

Hardware theme

Distributed as printed computer code intended to be manually typed into computer software capable of running and/or compiling it.

311
games
28
platforms

The first video game about Media: Type-in was released in 1969.

Creative Computing, Creative Computing Software and Usborne Publishing has published most of these games

Originally, these programs were printed in magazines and meant to be manually typed in to computer software capable of running and/or compiling it.
These days, usually due to copyright difficulties, some games can only be distributed as printed computer code. Most of the time it is much older games that fall into this category.

Platforms

Altair 8800 81
Ohio Scientific 79
MS-DOS 24
Tandy Coco 19
Atari 400/800 13
Electron 11
TRS-80 11
Apple II E 9
C64 9
VIC-20 8
BBC 6
Dragon32 6
MSX 6
ZX Spectrum 6
Amstrad CPC 5
C16/Plus4 3
NEC PC8001 2
MICRO 7 - FM7 2
Commodore PET 2
NEC PC6001 1
TI Calculators 1
Sol-20 1
DEC PDP-1 1
Linux 1
ColecoVision 1
TI99 1
Atari 2600 1
Sharp MZ 1

By year

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