Older environment on a 2016 phone. It's vastly improved since then.
If you have ever wanted to try writing games for the Intellivision but you don't have hours of free time to just sit down in front of a computer, then use this document to create a full development environment right on your Android phone or tablet.
You do not need to root your device, and you do not need advanced technical skill. First, buy the books Programming Games For Intellivision and Advanced Game Programming for Intellivision and learn to write simple Intellivision programs. Then set up a full development environment to write games using only your device and a keyboard.
Click on the button below to download the latest version of the files you will need.
Visual simulation with namesake "Little Man" who executes your programs
Code Editor with built-in Assembler
This is a simulation of Little Man Computer, a theoretical computer model invented by Dr. Stuart Madnick in 1965 as a way to teach computing to students. It includes all the basic components of a computer, and draws on the analogy of a "Little Man" working in a mail room.
Instruction manual included with full tutorial and glossary. Classical music sountrack to enhance learning enjoyment. Save your work for future re-use. Appropriate for comprehensive school-aged children and above. Free to download and use with jzintv.
View previous output, and create input for future program execution
Various menus to set options, save/load projects, and more
Fill the reservoir without going over.
Which values add up to the Target?
My original website was called the ECS BASIC Library, where I hosted my best attempts to make ECS BASIC relevant over the years.
For use with jzIntv and a certain Intellivision game ROM image. Instructions included with each program.
Clear all the terrain before you crash into it.
Tron "fights for the users" now, not the Sark warriors, thanks to the color correction.
Are there certain games giving you a hard time?
Maybe you would like to enable a hidden feature you never knew existed in a game?
Try these ROM patches and breathe some new life into those old games.
This endgame message is the "special little visual treat" the manual promised.