Electric Adventures

Bringing you back to the 80's

Electric Adventures

Bringing you back to the 80's

Lets Make a Retro Game: EP14: TMS9918A Graphics

In this episode we are going to step away from our game to learn a little bit more detail on how graphics work on computers that use the TMS9918A graphics processor. At the end of this episode we will have put together a bit of a graphical demo.

The supplied code has folders for Coleco, MSX and Spectravideo systems and each one contains two folders, Start, where we start the episode and End the final code and a copy of the ROM file. Download Source Code.

The video associated with this episode is located here.

The full article text is in the attached PDF document here.