Commodore 64

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    Anyone who had a Commodore 64 with a shoebox full of floppy discs with 1000 illegitimate games knows what this one is about.

    I've been sizing up old Commodore ads for a while now and really wanted to do a piece showcasing the system and it's many rainy Sunday afternoons spent playing Impossible Mission, Jumpman and Rambo.

    This is 18" x 24". Buy the print here.

    ©2008 James White. All rights reserved.

    Samir.R, Accent Creative, and 149 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. DAGMARdesign 76 months ago | reply

      its gettin better and better....

    2. Horacio Lorente 76 months ago | reply

      i never had a commodore, but I did have a Microdigital TK90, which it was a clone of the Sinclair Spectrum here in Argentina (made in Brazil, i think). A great machine!, with a lot of games in cassettes! :)
      I was little, but I have great memories of that computer.

      Anyway, great work with that poster :)

    3. (]N[) De Nigris Daniele (Lab) 76 months ago | reply

      ..1000 illegitimate games! 10000! Very beautiful!!

    4. Lucius Young 76 months ago | reply

      I love this!

      makes the commodore seem like the coolest next system to have. haha

    5. benbohmer 76 months ago | reply

      Love it, partly because of your execution, partly because of nostalgia :)

    6. sevensheavendotcom 76 months ago | reply

      Great stuff. You really captured the exciting Eighties atmosphere of futuristic laser-like glowing beams, announcing the computer revolution that had started.

    7. kunte kinte [deleted] 75 months ago | reply

      thank you for bringing sweet history forward (-:

    8. sph1970 75 months ago | reply

      it was so much better than my vic20.
      nice work, the whole set is really inspiring.

    9. pauladamsmith 75 months ago | reply

      I dug this right away, and it also made me think of, in addition to the beloved C=64, another '80s cultural moment.

    10. joão faissal 74 months ago | reply

      james, i found this around the net:

      you among great designers, man.. congractulations!

    11. dan3375 [deleted] 73 months ago | reply

      This is really nice, I wouldn't mind having one framed!

    12. Sal Ve 71 months ago | reply

      Lovely, what program are you using?

    13. zeropuntouno [deleted] 69 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Advertising - Commercial, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    14. superbrothers [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      omg yes

    15. eLVog [deleted] 67 months ago | reply

      I just love this piece.
      One of your best works, James.

    16. halftone84 60 months ago | reply

      Hah, i have this from Poolga as my iphone wallpaper !

    17. -Abs- 59 months ago | reply

      Would love a high res version of this image!

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