Below are the highlights with photos from our November 2, 2012 Commodore Computer Club and Users Group meeting:

  • Played classic video games on Commodore 64 and 64c computers
  • Special guest appearance by Lil’ Wil Wheaton
  • Hands on with the Commodore Colt computer
  • TurboGrafx-16 classic gaming fun with various hu-cards (cartridges)

Retro computing demos and presentations:

PDX Commodore Computer Club members and guests also enjoyed:

  • Show and Tell with club member hardware, software and more
  • Tinker Time: Hacking, Coding, Exploring new hardware, Cleaning of equipment
  • A lot of buy, sell, trade and free deals took place
  • All you can eat Pied Piper Pizza dinner buffet

Please take a moment and check out the pictures that were taken during the fun times at our November 2012 Commodore Club meeting:

Here we can see Lil’ Wil Wheaton hanging out at the Commodore Computer Club:

Wil Wheaton - Commodore Computer Club

C64 Club member Captain Morgan playing the C64 game Save New York:

Morgan playing Save New York - Commodore Computer Club

During game time we can see the game Archon being played on a Commodore 64c computer:

Archon Game C64c - Commodore Computer Club

Up close and personal with a Commodore Colt computer. We can also see a C16 computer too:

Commodore Colt and C16 - Commodore Computer Club

Club members, guests and friends checking out the buy, sell, trade and free Commodore Marketplace tables:

Buy, Sell, Trade and Free Commodore Marketplace tables - Commodore Computer Club

Drew playing B.C. Quest For Tires on the Commodore 64 computer:

B.C. Quest For Tires Commodore 64 C64 Game - Commodore Computer Club

Kevin Savetz striking a pose with his new book Terrible Nerd. Get Lamp anyone? Look up:

Terrible Nerd Get Lamp - Commodore Computer Club

Here we can see a Terrible Nerd happy customer getting one of the proof copies of the book available at the meeting:

Terrible Nerd Happy Customers - Commodore Computer Club

Ms. Pac-Man video game cartridge being enjoyed on the Commodore 64c computer:

Ms. Pac-Man video game cartridge - Commodore Computer Club

Wil Wheaton hanging out with the Terrible Nerd Book at the Commodore Computer Club:

Wil Wheaton with Terrible Nerd Book - Commodore Computer Club

The ever popular TurboGrafx-16 gaming console being played during gaming time at the PDX Commodore Users Group and Computer Club meeting:

TurboGrafx-16 gaming fun - Commodore Computer Club

Kevin Savetz doing his private reading of his new book Terrible Nerd exclusively for the Commodore Computer Club:

Terrible Nerd Presentation - Commodore Computer Club

Club members, guests and friends listening to Kevin’s Terrible Nerd book presentation:

Terrible Nerd Presentation - Commodore Computer Club

Here’s another picture showing the huge turn out for Kevin’s Terrible Nerd book presentation:

Terrible Nerd Presentation - Commodore Computer Club

Berzerk being played on the retro Commodore 64 computer thanks to the EasyFlash cartridge:

Berzerk 64 - Commodore Computer Club

C64 Commodore Friends socializing and having a great time during the PDX C64 Club meeting in Vancouver, WA:

Commodore Friends Socializing - Commodore Computer Club

Club member Laura doing some programming on the Commodore VIC-20 computer:

Programming on the VIC-20 - Commodore Computer Club

Commodore 64 EasyFlash cartridge serving up the game Congo Bongo:

EasyFlash Cartridge with Congo Bongo Game - Commodore Computer Club

Here we can see some C64 Friends Socializing around the Commodore Marketplace:

Socializing around the Commodore Marketplace - Commodore Computer Club

Greg, Mike and Dan having a conversation about various retro computing projects:

Commodore Friends Socializing - Commodore Computer Club

More socializing and good times being had by everyone at the Vancouver, WA PDX Commodore Computer Club meeting:

Gaming fun and socializing - Commodore Computer Club

Tommy once again trying to help fix Conrad’s 1520 Printer Plotter with all sorts of hacking and repair techniques:

1520 Printer Plotter Hacking and Repair - Commodore Computer Club

“Thank you” to everyone from the Pacific Northwest and surrounding area who continue to support and attend our Commodore Computer Club meetings. It’s really appreciated.

Our next scheduled meeting will be Friday December 7, 2012. We hope to see you at the next meeting! Come to learn, come to share.

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