We’ve come a long way

Here’s an episode of the 1986 show Computer Chronicles featuring a suit from Electronic Arts talking about the latest, greatest in computer games, Skate or Die, available for the Commodore 64.

– Thanks to Stephen B for the tip.

8 Comments

  1. fester combs on June 14, 2010 - Reply

    wow

  2. mezmer on June 14, 2010 - Reply

    Awesome find! I used to play that for hours on end as a kid.

    • Talentlessquitter on June 14, 2010 - Reply

      …I used to skate for hours as a kid,get it.
      But OK,not when it was raining.

      • mezmer on June 14, 2010 - Reply

        Yeah, the winters in Michigan were brutal. This was way before any indoor skateparks were opened in the area where I grew up. Computer games filled that void. Fuck the snow.

  3. shane on June 14, 2010 - Reply

    I love the segment at the end. A single cd-rom encyclopedia (60MB!) for a mere $300. Takes me back to telnet days.

  4. Man, I was just playing the sequel to this on my NES a few days ago – Love that EA were the developers.

  5. Jerkins on June 14, 2010 - Reply

    Damn,I used to watch that show as a kid. I have a near
    mint copy of that game sittin’ on top of my computer at
    home.

  6. roszco on June 15, 2010 - Reply

    Dude’s comb over came a loooong way across his head.

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