Atari Compugraph

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13 Responses to “Atari Compugraph”

  1. AllyPally says:

    And a whole 30-day warranty on the monitor!

  2. sigismund says:

    Seems it works with trousers too !!

  3. franko says:

    wow – i bet that thing weighed a TON. it looks like arcade machines from the time, made of heavy pressboard. LOVE the typography. EDIT: i now see that it weighed 950 pounds. awesome!

  4. ROSSINDETROIT says:

    Eat your heart out, Instagram.

  5. Damian Barajas says:

    I actually have one with my cousin from when we were about 4 years old! I don’t actually remember taking it but I always thought it was so cool. Man this bring back memories…

  6. Robert says:

    *sigh* Good ol’ ASCII. None of this (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻ stuff.

  7. pebird says:

    Nice pants.

  8. Kevin Hedley says:

    I have one of these with my brother and I, we were amazed at the time how much detail there was!! ha!

  9. Jason Redfern says:

    http://ascii.dyne.org/ generates real time ascii rendered video on your *nix machine.  I had lots of fun with this one back in the day.
    http://krazydad.com/asciicam/ flash based for the *nix challenged.

  10. Senor Schaffer says:

    I had a puzzle of mah face on bright orange cardboard. 

  11. Scott R says:

    Anyone know how much it cost at the time?

  12. donovan acree says:

     It’s amazing to remember how impressed we were at the time.

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