Magnavox Odyssey 2 Roms Details

Magnavox Odyssey 2 is a video game console released in 1978. In Europe it is known as Philips Videopac G7000, in Brazil under the name Philips Odyssey and in the US under the name Magnavox Odyssey². Besides these names, he had several other, lesser known ones. Odyssey 2 belongs to the second generation of game consoles. Although he is over 30 years old, in 2009 he ranked 21 out of 25 among the best video game consoles.

One of the main differences to the first Odyssey² model called Odyssey is the use of programmable cartridges that allow the user to get relatively new graphics, save game progress, improve the game, score points and achieve results large number of games, the ability to buy each game individually, and the ability to instantly buy a complete gaming library, depending on the user's interests, has great potential. In addition, the system had its own membrane keyboard, which was intended for educational games and even for programming.

Magnavox Odyssey 2 sold successfully in the US. For 1983 only in the USA. UU., Had sold nearly a million consoles. In Europe, the console has also pleased many users. Known as Philips Videopac G7000 or just Videopac, it sold very well. The rare version of the consoles called Philips Videopac G7200 was sold exclusively in Europe and had a built-in black and white monitor. In Brazil, the console was even more popular than in the US. Odyssey 2 has been positioned as the best system for video games and learning.

Most Magnavox Odyssey 2 ROMs for learning and programming can be downloaded here for free.