PC Engine
PC Engine

The PC Engine was released by NEC, a Japanese company, in 1987. The PC Engine was a collaborative effort between Japanese software maker Hudson Soft (which maintains a chip-making division) and NEC. Hudson was looking for financial backing for a game console they had designed, and NEC was looking to get into the lucrative game market. The PC Engine was and is a very small video game console, due primarily to a very efficient three-chip architecture and its use of HuCards, credit-card sized data cartridges. It featured an enhanced MOS Technology 65C02 processor and a custom 16-bit graphics processor, as well as a custom video encoder chip, all designed by Hudson.

The PC Engine was extremely popular in Japan, beating Nintendo's Famicom in sales soon after its release, with no fewer than twelve systems released from 1987 to 1993. It was capable of up to 512 colours at once in several resolutions, and featured very robust sprite handling abilities. The Hudson-designed chroma encoder delivered a video signal more vibrant and colourful than both the Famicom and the Sega Mega Drive/Sega Genesis and is largely regarded as the equal to Nintendo's Super Famicom, although that system was not released until 1990.

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This is a Japanese PC Engine game that will only run on a Japanese console or a modified console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine game that will only run on a Japanese console or a modified console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine game that will only run on a Japanese console or a modified console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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£22
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine game that will only run on a Japanese console or a modified console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine game that will only run on a Japanese console or a modified console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is a Japanese PC Engine import that will only run on a Japanese console, or a modified Console.
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This is an upgrade card for the Duo and Super CD-ROM based PC Engines. Simply add this card into your Hucard slot on your console and increase the memory to 16MB which allows all those lovely Arcade CD-Rom games to play as well. Comes boxed with inlays.
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This is an upgrade card for the original white CD-ROM based PC Engines. Simply add this card into your Hucard slot on your console and increase the memory to 18MB which allows all those lovely Arcade CD-Rom games to play as well. Comes boxed with inlays.
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A PC Engine AV Booster. This little gadget connects to the back of your PC Engine and connects your machine to the TV via AV ports, giving improved sound & picture quality, and freeing up your TV RF port.  This item is unboxed and in good working order..
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This is a boxed Avenue 6 pad - a six button PC Engine Controller. The only third party pads we reccomend are these ones as they rock! This item is fully tested and comes boxed with instructions.
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A PC Engine Backup Memory Adapter. Attaches to the PC Engine Expansion port and can be used to backup game saves onto the internal memory. This item is loose, has been tested and works fine.
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The Japanese PC Engine CD-Rom system. This is the attachment for your PC Engine console to upgrade it to play CD-Roms. Requires IFU-30A Briefcase or RAU-30 Adapters to connect to your console. The console comes boxed with instructions. The console has been tested and works fine.
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This is a boxed official grey and orange NEC Core Grafx 2 joypad identical to the one that comes with the console. If you are looking for a replacement controller, these are the best - don't buy any third party inferior controllers, make sure you get the official ones! This item is fully tested and comes boxed with instructions.
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The second Core Grafx PC Engine System. The worlds first 16bit console. This console has been modified so it can play on a PAL TV. It has had an RGB modification & RGB Amp fitted so it outputs full RGB - much better than the original AV output. Complete with RGB Scart lead, official joypad and power supply. This console comes boxed and has...
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Core Grafx PC Engine. The worlds first 16bit console. Complete with AV leads, joypad and Japanese power supply. Please ensure this will play on your TV - the signal is a NTSC signal and may not play on older TV's. This console comes boxed with instructions.
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