Game cartridges with communication abilities #Gaming #History #Cartridges
A lot of contemporary video game players take online communications for granted—after all, online services have been a standard feature in consoles for over fifteen years. However, before the ubiquity of the internet there was a time when some clever cartridges let gamers run up to the bleeding edge of technology and peer into the future.
Mark Christian takes a look at a few cartridges that offered some form of connectivity for otherwise isolated consoles. It’s a brief survey at some of the more notable or interesting high points.
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