PC-BASIC 14.10

PC-BASIC is a cross-platform emulator for GW-BASIC 3.23, BASICA, PCjr Cartridge BASIC and Tandy-1000 GW-BASIC. It can run ASCII, bytecode and encrypted bytecode files, and supports the Microsoft Binary Format for floating point arithmetic. It includes graphics capabilities and sound output.

Tags python pygame basic interpreter
License GNU GPLv3
State beta

Recent Releases

14.1030 Oct 2014 08:26 major feature: A selection of improvements in release 14.10: - Support for East Asian DBCS codepages - Copy paste to clipboard on Windows and Linux - MDA, Hercules, Olivetti, and monochrome EGA (SCREEN 10) video mode support - Better sound - Screen border emulation - Ability to specify alternative configuration files - Zipped packages for easy distribution of BASIC applications - Improved command-line interface, including Windows support - Support for reading UTF-8 encoded BAS files - Support for BAS files with Unix newlines - More better documentation - Lots of bug fixes.
14.0821 Aug 2014 23:55 minor feature: This release adds support for Tandy 1000 and PCjr BASIC, including 3-channel sound and noise generation, PLAY syntax. It also adds CGA display modes and a emulation of composite colorburst artifacts in SCREEN 2, and adapts font handling. Some documentation enhancements were made, and possibly a few bugs fixed.