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Micro Hexagon brings Super Hexagon to the Commodore 64

Developers Paul Koller and Mikkel Hastrup created a Commodore 64 version of Terry Cavanagh's Super Hexagon, an action twitch-based game that was originally released for iOS, Android and PC. Titled Micro Hexagon, it was programmed by Koller for the second RGCD Cartridge Development Competition, a contest where developers submit games in working 16KB cartridge ROM format. The games submitted don't have to be original works, but they have to have been made for the Commodore 64 by the developer. Micro Hexagon adapts Cavanagh's PC and mobile title to the old school personal computer. In the video above, the game is played on a CRT monitor, but it can also be downloaded and played on an emulator. Koller has previously ported other titles to the Commodore 64, such as Adam Saltsman's C...

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Super Hexagon for Android is 'basically done', bug exists for Nexus 7

The Android port for Terry Cavanagh's Super Hexagon is "basically done" and beta test copies were sent out at the end of last year, but a bug that appears to be limited to the Nexus 7 tablet is halting the game's Android release. Writing on his blog, Cavanagh said that the bug creates an input lag issue that, at present, appears to be limited to the Nexus 7, although it is unclear whether the problem might be more widespread. Co-developer Laurence Muller explained in the same blog post that there is a noticeable delay in the game when played on the Nexus 7 compared to other Android devices, and this can render the game unplayable. Cavanagh says: Figuring out that this was happening has been driving us crazy. It may not look like much in the above video (which is running at 50%...

Super Hexagon Releases
North America
  • iOS
    • Released 2012-08-31
    • Publisher Terry Cavanagh
    • Developer Terry Cavanagh
  • Windows
    • Released 2012-11-27
    • Publisher Terry Cavanagh
    • Developer Terry Cavanagh
  • Mac
    • Released 2012-11-27
    • Publisher Terry Cavanagh
    • Developer Terry Cavanagh
  • Android
    • Released 2013-01-18
    • Publisher Terry Cavanagh
    • Developer Terry Cavanagh
  • Linux
    • Released 2013-02-27
    • Publisher Terry Cavanagh
    • Developer Terry Cavanagh
  • Ouya
    • Publisher Terry Cavanagh
    • Developer Terry Cavanagh
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