35 Year-Old Commodore 64 Easter Egg Hidden On Vinyl

September 28, 2020 0 By retrogamingdev

35 Year-Old Commodore 64 Easter Egg Hidden On Vinyl
In 1984, the Christian rock band Prodigal hid a Commodore 64 program on their album “Electric Eye”. See my attempts to retrieve and run this 35-year-old easter egg. Follow-up video with clarifications and another C64 game hidden on vinyl here: https://youtu.be/ZAVuvXlbs4Q

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0:00 Intro – “Electric Eye” by Prodigal
0:45 “C-64” Etching
2:37 First attempt at extracting the C64 program
3:52 VWestlife-style record player diassembly – disabling auto-return
6:36 Second attempt – success!
8:30 Transfering to a brand new cassette
10:43 Attempt one on C64 + Datasette
12:17 Attempt two – Aquarius Data Recorder to the rescue
13:40 The program!
14:18 The LISTing
15:52 A bit about Prodigal (the band)
16:40 Any interest in more episodes like this?
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via YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_CZpFqvDQo