CHIP-8 is a virtual game console dating to the late 1970s. Thanks to its simplicity it has become something of a rite of passage for anyone interested in writing emulators. Over the past few years I’ve built a collection of development tools for this platform, and the user community has written dozens of interesting games and programs.
I recently ported the whole toolbox to C and SDL2, creating the same kind of all-in-one game creation tool as “Fantasy Consoles” like TIC-80 and PICO-8:
I know that Octode runs great on the PocketCHIP, and I imagine that it would be even better on a device like DevTerm! Code for the project is here: