Bandai Super Vision 8000

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Bandai Super Vision 8000
Bandai Super Vision 8000 Logo.png
TypeHome video game console
GenerationSecond generation
Release date1979; 40 years ago (1979)
MediaROM cartridge
PredecessorBandai TV Jack 5000
SuccessorBandai Arcadia

The Bandai Super Vision 8000 is a home video game console released by Bandai in 1979 belonging to the second generation. The console can be directly connected to a TV.

This console was the last of the Bandai TV Jack console series but was completely different from the other consoles of the series. The Super Vision 8000 had a central CPU. The other consoles belonged to the first generation: they didn't feature a microprocessor, and were based on custom codeless state machine computers consisting of discrete logic circuits comprising each element of the game itself (Pong-style console).

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All seven games released for the console have been developed by Bandai Electronics and sold since 1979.

  • Missile Vader
  • Space Fire
  • Othello
  • Gun Professional
  • PacPacBird
  • Submarine
  • Beam Galaxian

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