Bally Astrocade game

General Information

Developer - Bally Astrocade

Publisher - Bally Astrocade

Release - 1978

Platform - Bally Astrocade

Number of players - 1P

Genre - Education

Basics case

Basics is the game that makes it an easy way to learn about computers than with the Bally BASIC system.


This plug-in cartridge with built-in audio tape interface converts your ARCADE into a personal computer you can program yourself. The term, BASIC, is an acronym for: Beginners All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code.

Bally BASIC as a language designed to make computers and programming easier to understand. It is an expanded version of Li-Chen Wang's Palo Alto Tiny BASIC. Written by Jay Fenton, Bally BASIC allows you to program or great pictures and sounds accompanied by a full range of 256 color choices. Bally BASIC expands your computer by letting you program your own computer games, electronic music and video art.

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