[typing] June 10, 1977, marked the launch
of the original Apple II microc omputer, released as a follow up to the Apple I, primarily designed by
engineering genius Steve Wozniak. The computer was a landmark
in both design and function, as it not only looked noticeably slicker than many of the other
home computers of the time, but it had color graphics, a built-in keyboard, and a huge potential for expansion with its eight expansion slots. 40,000 units of this first model were sold, and Apple continued to build on its success with subsequent updates to the 8-bit machine, like the II Plus, the IIe, and the IIc. Apple released several other
machines alongside these, like the Lisa, and even an intended successor called the Apple III, but for various reasons,
these never gained much of a foothold, and the Apple II remained Apple’s cash cow for years. However, by the mid-’80s, the Apple II faithful longed for
an update to their computer, since the machine had tons of software and it was still very useful, though it was quickly losing ground to newer computers like the Amiga and the Atari ST. But in 1984, Apple had released the Macintosh, and while it wasn’t initially very successful, the company continued pushing
the Mac as the company’s future. As such, the Apple II line was receiving
less and less attention from Apple, And when the next-gen Apple II
was finally released in 1986, called the IIGS, it never got the corporate fanfare it deserved. While the IIGS sold very well in its first year, and was a proper reimagining of the Apple II, featuring backwards compatibility
and updated graphics and sound, as implied by the name “GS,” the computer was nonetheless still an Apple II. It held onto the past while hinting at the future, and was a bit of an oddity in that respect. Still, the IIGS was quite capable, and held out until 1992 when it was
totally eclipsed by the Macintosh and discontinued. There are a few main variants
of the IIGS to look out for, starting with the first
10,000 machines manufactured, known as “Woz Editions.” The only thing setting this apart from the regular IIGS is a silk screen signature of
Steve Wozniak on the front of the case. Which brings me to the most common machine, the stock GS. Same thing as the Woz Edition,
just without the signature. And this is the one you’re most likely
to run across when searching for one, though it may have any number of
expansions installed, increasing its value. Another version is the IIGS upgrade, which was a kit made available
to owners of the older IIe. With this, your 8-bit Apple IIe could be retrofitted with a 16-bit Apple IIGS motherboard. Although it wasn’t very popular due to
the fact that it didn’t save much money, it didn’t come with a mouse and
some of the newer expansion boards didn’t fit the slanted IIe case. I got my Apple IIGS for the cost of shipping, thanks to the incredible
generosity of YouTuber Dayv99. Thank you once again, sir of sirs. However, you can expect to pay
anywhere from $50-200 or so depending on what the computer comes with, as the stock IIGS itself isn’t too costly, but the peripherals and add-ons certainly can be. Just looking at the outside of the IIGS, you’ll notice that it’s more boxy and
predictable than the older Apple II’s, although that’s not intrinsically a bad thing. In fact, it has lines reminiscent
of the Apple IIc released in 1984. And I like the look and feel of that,
so the IIGS isn’t terrible or anything, but I still prefer the classic
lines of the II, II Plus, and IIe. Same goes for the keyboard, which is again
more similar to the IIc’s than, say, the IIe’s. It feels good enough to type on, I suppose, but the keys don’t travel very far and unfortunately it seems a tad brittle, ’cause mine was busted up a bit during shipment due to being delivered by rabid gorillas, and the original IIGS keyboard isn’t
easy to replace for a decent price. Fortunately, the IIGS uses ADB, the Apple Desktop Bus, so you can use compatible
peripherals with no problem. It was actually the first Apple computer to use ADB, predating the Macintosh
getting it by about half a year. So, yes, you can also use any ADB mouse with it, although the mouse that
it comes with is nice enough. It’s often called the “trapezoid mouse,” which was also included with Macintoshes
for years after the GS introduced it. It’s an improvement over Apple’s serial mouse, but it kind of feels like you’re
fondling a block of cheese. On the back, you’ve got a bunch of integrated ports, which is a nice change from the more
barebones configurations of Apple II’s past. You’ve got headphone or speaker output, serial ports for both a modem and printer, a joystick port, an external floppy drive port, RGB video output for monitors, NTSC composite video output, ADB keyboard input, and a power plug and switch. You may see more ports up above, depending
on what add-on cards you have installed, or if you’ve been hit particularly
hard in the head recently, but this is just the basic configuration. As with the earlier Apple II’s, opening it up and gaining access
to its insides is pleasurably simple. While the GS is pretty darn capable on its own, chances are you’ll want to expand the machine. You are supplied with seven expansion ports and one memory expansion port, and this is plenty, considering all that’s
built into the motherboard already. You’ve got at least 128K of standard RAM, 128K of fast RAM, as well as 64K of dedicated sound RAM. In fact, it has an Ensoniq 5503 digital oscillator chip for wavetable music and sound. providing 8-bit audio wth 32 oscillator channels resulting in eight independent stereo channels. Pretty impressive stuff. It was actually designed by Robert Yannes who also designed the legendary
SID chip in the Commodore 64, and is the same chip used in
keyboards like the Ensoniq Mirage and ESQ-1. For the display, you have a custom video graphics chip, providing compatibility for all
the old Apple II graphics modes, as well as new 320×200 to 640×200
resolution modes using a 12-bit palette for a total of 4,096 possible colors, usually showing 16 at once from multiple palettes. And running the whole show is a 128K system ROM with a WDC 65C816 CPU running at 2.8 MHz, allowing for an 8-bit data bus
and a 16-bit address bus. There were three main revisions
to the IIGS through the years. so newer machines may have more pre-installed
RAM and a larger, more optimized ROM. Of course, all of this can be expanded
upon no matter what the version, and my machine came with several additions. The first is an Apple memory expansion board, which increases the amount of random access memory to allow for more complex software and multitasking. Super handy stuff. I also got an InnerDrive hard drive kit, which allows for installation of IDE hard drives. It not only comes with a controller board, but an entire new PSU, in order to provide the extra
power the hard drive requires. There are also more modern options for
installing compact flash cards and such, and I’d probably recommend those instead. Also highly recommended is an accelerator board, like this Transwarp GS by Applied Engineering. This provides an expandable cache
and faster CPU clock speeds, allowing the IIGS to seriously fly at anywhere from 7 to even 18 MHz. Now this is important because some IIGS software
can run pretty friggin’ slow on a stock machine. So a board like this or the Zip GS is incredibly useful, although they’re not cheap. And while these things are optional,
there are a couple of things you’ll need in order to do much of anything with it, starting with a monitor. I have here the original IIGS color RGB monitor. And unless you’re going with a
composite display of some kind, you don’t have a ton of other options. It’s not compatible with RGB Macintosh monitors, since it needs one that can horizontally
sync to 15.75 KHz, so keep that in mind. Another thing that you’ll probably
want is a floppy drive or two, as Apple IIGS software came
on 800K 3½-inch floppies. And if you want to play older Apple II software, then you’ll want a compatible
140K 5¼-inch floppy drive. And if you’re into playing games,
you’ll likely want a joystick of some kind. Any old Apple II joysticks or
paddles should work just fine. Now as for software, well, running Apple II stuff is pretty much
the same as it was on older systems. Start up the machine,
insert a ProDOS disk or whatever, and run the proper command
for the proper drive and slot. It gets a bit more involved when
you begin messing with GS/OS, the graphical user interface for the IIGS. It’s actually pretty similar to
the Macintosh OS of the time, although in some ways it’s actually better. It’s in color for one, and makes efficient use of file system translators, allowing it to support multiple on-disk
file systems transparently to applications, letting you read things like ProDOS
and Macintosh HFS disks. Of course, you’ll need at least 1.25 megs of RAM and preferably a faster-than-stock CPU to use GS/OS, but still, if you can, it’s awesome. As mentioned before, older Apple II
games work just fine on the IIGS, though you may have to slow down
the CPU to get proper speeds. But there isn’t nearly as much
IIGS-specific software out there. I think there’s less than 150 retail games and a bunch of shareware, but there is still some seriously
great stuff, if you look for it. And here are a few of my favorites. [chiptune music] [chiptune Arkanoid theme] [echoing beeping] [zap] [Arkanoid “Game Over” jingle] [various synth sound effects] [gasping sound] [tires screeching] [water bubbling] [splashing] [gasping] [chiptune Thexder music] [pistol cocking] [metal door slides open] [gunshots, grunting] [pistol cocking] [“Test Drive II Main Theme” plays] [engine revving sound effect] [car crash sound] [sting, chime] [“Silph of Wind” plays] [Rastan music plays] [men grunting, gunfire] Like I said, there isn’t a ton of IIGS software, and what there is isn’t super easy to come by, at least in its original form. If you don’t have a flash memory solution installed, one way to get software is to write it to a blank disk using another system. You either try to write Apple IIGS software on
an older Macintosh with a 3½-inch floppy drive, or connect the IIGS to a more modern computer and just use a null modem serial cable connection to transfer it using a program like ADTPro. It’s kinda clunky and it’s slow, but it works. Of course, the emulation option is
always there, too, if that’s your thing. and I’d recommend KEGS if
you’re wanting to emulate the IIGS. Though if you just want to
emulate the regular Apple II, then something like AppleWin will suffice. So, is the Apple IIGS worth buying or not? I would say absolutely yes! Possibly, maybe. Depending on what you’re looking for. That’s often what it comes down
to with these kinds of machines. Because while it is awesome, and pretty underrated, it can also be pretty expensive to get a machine
that’s worthwhile messing around with because I can’t understate the importance of one of those
accelerator cards like the TransWarp or the Zip. So… yeah, those things can be really costly. Thankfully, I got a good deal. You can’t
beat the cost of shipping for this one, so… that’s why I got it. I always wanted one, but you know,
the cost is sort of a barrier in that respect. Even though, yeah, the machine is awesome. I mean, in some ways it even
surpasses the Amiga and the Atari ST And of course, those systems have a ton more games. That’s kind of beside the point,
but what this does have is fantastic, is what I’m trying to say. So… It’s in the same league as those other great 16-bit systems of the ’80s. And I think that’s awesome. It’s just a shame it didn’t sell many units and didn’t get a ton of software. So for… you know, it’s got those ups and downs that if you’re a hardcore collector, you like these ’80s machines, definitely give the IIGS a look. Otherwise, you might wanna look
towards, like, the Amiga or the ST, simply because it has more software and it’s more affordable. [electronic music plays]

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100 thoughts on “LGR – Apple IIGS – Vintage Computer System Review

  • August 24, 2018 at 10:21 pm
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    My elementary school got a fleet of the Apple IIGS a year before I arrived and got something else a year after I left. That's a long time I spent with Apple IIGS, though!

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  • August 28, 2018 at 7:09 pm
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    12:27 Rasputin

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  • August 31, 2018 at 4:24 am
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    Vinnie Banh is like my favorite pro-skater going these days…

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  • August 31, 2018 at 9:52 pm
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    We had a few of those back when I was in high school in the late 90s…of course at that time it was also already a bit dated. Yet, it seemed so odd it was fun to play around with it

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  • September 13, 2018 at 2:56 pm
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    Does the 2 gs have virtual memory? if so wont a modern SD card once installed run faster than the onboard ram chips? so even if it has to go back to ram from the "hard drive" first. shouldn't it be bottle necked by the on board ram instead?

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  • September 20, 2018 at 1:19 pm
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    Great video, man, thanks!

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  • September 21, 2018 at 11:06 pm
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    Fondling a block of cheese 😂😂😂

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  • September 24, 2018 at 3:33 pm
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    Where's Zany Golf?

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  • October 8, 2018 at 1:05 pm
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    The Apple IIe was and still is kind of an enigma to me. It didn't seem to look or feel natural in any environment–except maybe a library. The schools I was in used them, but they kind of sucked compared to my Commodore 64. They have a beige tone that seems kind of office-like, but not near enough power for the office. I used a IIe in another family's home and formed the opinion that they really suck as home computers. The poor graphics and sound made them a bad fit for gaming. I can't figure out exactly what they are good for that another type of machine wouldn't be better for. It's like they tried to do everything and ended up doing nothing.

    The IIc was somewhat better. It felt more office-like, although with that tiny screen I couldn't imagine using one as a daily driver even at that time.

    But I feel that Apple truly arrived with the IIgs. It was as slick and homey-looking as the Amiga and Atari ST, and had graphics, sound, and productivity software easily on par with either of those machines. It felt like a home machine, and did pretty good in schools too where they could afford them.

    The Mac got off to a rocky start, but came of age when they had they started using the same ideas that made the IIgs great.

    If I could have owned an Apple in the late 80's/early 90's, I'd have picked a IIgs.

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  • October 11, 2018 at 10:21 pm
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    Holy crap, I miss bearded longhair LGR and I just met him!

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  • October 22, 2018 at 10:52 am
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    Hey LGR could you do a review on the apple TAM please ty.

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  • October 25, 2018 at 5:46 am
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    2012 WAS SIX YEARS AGO????

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  • October 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm
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    Yep, Wozniak was genius, not Jobs

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  • November 2, 2018 at 4:44 pm
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    Holy crap I forgot about your awesome beard!

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  • November 9, 2018 at 2:03 am
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    I love when people who speak English pronounce polish names and last names, This is correct polish version Stefan Woźniak ( Steve Wozniak ) If you are interested how it's sounds, just paste it to Google translator, set language to polish and click on speaker to listen, in Poland letter W is pronounced a little bit like V

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  • November 19, 2018 at 4:22 pm
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    Background music?

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  • November 20, 2018 at 8:00 pm
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    Those "Various Reasons" were named: "Steve Jobs".

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  • November 23, 2018 at 5:34 pm
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    All this lame, ugly shittech !!! Shame on them !

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  • November 25, 2018 at 8:07 pm
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    Wow! This brings me back to my childhood days when I could play Apple II games on an Apple IIGS. So cool! 🙂

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  • November 27, 2018 at 7:49 pm
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    Nato Commander is this best game for apple 2

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  • November 28, 2018 at 3:37 pm
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    What was the music playing at the end of the video?

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  • November 30, 2018 at 10:19 pm
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    9:46 excuse me what the f***?

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  • December 14, 2018 at 9:46 am
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    What's amazing about this, this thing lasted until 1992. Six years after that, I bought a PC that had a 400Mhz Pentium II.

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  • December 17, 2018 at 10:33 am
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    My school got a IIgs when I was in grade 9. It was used solely for Carmen Sandiego

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  • December 18, 2018 at 6:44 am
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    Got to get the Color Classis- it's the best looking computer by far.

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  • December 24, 2018 at 3:52 am
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    LGR is computer Jesus confirmed

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  • December 27, 2018 at 12:28 am
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    Such fond memories of these. Is what I learned to type in and played lots of Odel lake and Oregon trail

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  • December 28, 2018 at 10:52 pm
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    The beard killed me.

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  • January 14, 2019 at 6:43 am
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    What a glorious beard

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  • January 17, 2019 at 2:16 am
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    Why can't we stick with this cool music?

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  • January 17, 2019 at 6:52 am
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    I once got a 2 GS with the accelerator board (no HDD controller though) and memory expansion for 5 bucks at a yard sale., when I was like 14. I would still have it to this day but the power supply blew HARDCORE when I was 16. What I mean by HARDCORE is that it caught fire and and melted the hardware by the time I put it out. I think I still have the disk drives and software. but that's about it. My parent's were not pleased that my computer almost burned that house down either. We look back on that time in life and laugh. I'm just so mad that I no longer have this computer in my collection anymore, I will have another one again sometime.

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  • January 19, 2019 at 5:11 am
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    Found one yesterday, hoping to get it!

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  • January 30, 2019 at 12:39 am
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    Wozniak was no engineering genius.

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  • January 30, 2019 at 2:26 am
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    An Apple device? That can be upgraded?! Astonishing!

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  • February 3, 2019 at 6:02 pm
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    9:45

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  • February 3, 2019 at 7:08 pm
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    Its too bad Apple went with the Mac instead of the GS.

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  • February 6, 2019 at 8:05 am
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    Fun fact: The Apple IIGS was used quite extensively by developers to program games for the SNES as both systems had virtually the same CPU. Super Mario World is notorious among diehard Apple fans for being the first SNES game created on the IIGS. It may have not been a commercial success but it had life during the SNES years, therefore Apple didn't abandon it completely for the Mac.

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  • February 17, 2019 at 4:49 pm
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    is there a specific name for that screensaver at 8:50ish?

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  • February 20, 2019 at 5:58 pm
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    awesome

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  • February 25, 2019 at 7:25 am
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    15 KHz RGB Monitor?
    Sounds like an Amiga monitor or even a SCART TV works with a simple adapter?

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  • February 25, 2019 at 7:39 pm
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    Clint looks like Rasputin

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  • February 28, 2019 at 8:20 am
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    I have to say I like the overall colour and aesthetic of Apple’s Snow White design language.
    Though I’m not a fan of the more modular design that was more reminiscent of IBM PCs, more so than Apple.

    Seeing those retro games gave me shivers haha.

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  • February 28, 2019 at 4:01 pm
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    1000th comments!

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  • March 2, 2019 at 3:51 pm
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    Apple Data Bus.

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  • March 9, 2019 at 2:40 pm
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    Last night on eBay, I bought that block of cheese to fondle you used in the video (not that exact one, but the same model number).

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:21 pm
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    Dude!! I’m so happy you shaved the beard.

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  • March 26, 2019 at 9:45 pm
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    Ahhhh the Apple II. The original computer I used to play hours of Math Blaster on 5 1/4 floppy with even larger monochrome monitors lol

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  • March 28, 2019 at 6:56 pm
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    These early LGR vids are the S A U C E

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  • April 19, 2019 at 2:33 pm
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    The Apple II selection of games is almost as phenomenal as the C64's. I would say this would be an excellent collectible. Have you tried accessing Internet or BBS with it?

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  • April 19, 2019 at 8:14 pm
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    Recommends me this video a bit too late

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  • April 26, 2019 at 4:35 am
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    Holy sucking fhit you look different.

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  • May 1, 2019 at 4:55 pm
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    Sweet mother of MS-DOS 6.1, I truly did not expect that beard!!

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  • May 3, 2019 at 2:26 am
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    This was the very first computer my family owned! My dad bought it in 1986 when I was 4 and it was the computer I learned just about everything on – we didn't replace it for another TEN YEARS when we finally upgraded to a Dell in 1996. I loved to write as a kid and I spent hundreds and hundreds of hours penning stories with the white-on-blue word processor. In fact I wrote soooo prolifically that finally when I was 12 I saved one file too many and literally perma-bricked the 256kB hard drive lol. RIP Apple IIGS, you had my heart first.

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  • May 6, 2019 at 1:36 am
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    For those who afford Apple's, the processing system. I always will on this gentleman's space, push for the zx spectrum 48k, it was cheap, you could get cassette games on magazines for £1.50!

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  • May 17, 2019 at 1:49 am
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    This is what the Mac should have been.

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  • May 28, 2019 at 6:25 pm
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    Every time I go back and watch one of these old reviews I'm always shocked by the beard.

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  • June 6, 2019 at 10:19 pm
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    I had the woz gs. It was awesome and I used it from 1987-1990. So many good memories using it.

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  • June 13, 2019 at 5:53 am
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    The prime LGR beard!

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  • June 14, 2019 at 6:42 am
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    I got to work on the Apple IIGS computers after going to work for the state prison system here in Arkansas and the school for the blind had donated some to the prison to write programs for those who was blind. When I arrived at the prison I found that one person knew how to do much with them, but would not teach the other inmates all they needed to know so I showed them how to do more with them. That computer was great at the time and they used Wordperfect 5.2 for the computers.

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  • July 8, 2019 at 2:58 am
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    That moment when you were asking if the IIgs was worth buying whilst surrounded by Macs got me thinking that ya need to do some more Apple/Mac vids.

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  • July 26, 2019 at 8:50 pm
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    I really need to ask my parents how, where, and why they managed to get a Woz edition IIgs. At the time practically no one else in our little town had a personal computer.

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  • August 3, 2019 at 8:45 pm
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    I was delighted with the sound quality in Wolfenstein 3D ! I'll have to try playing the Mac version Wolf3d =)

    Hello from 2019 !!!

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  • August 4, 2019 at 8:45 pm
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    Holy bearded crow, I guess I haven’t seen any of your older videos. Kick ASS.

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  • August 6, 2019 at 12:29 pm
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    Alien Mind is one of the top 2gs games

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  • August 6, 2019 at 12:33 pm
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    Defender of the crown probably had the best all-time 2gs soundtrack

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  • August 7, 2019 at 2:53 pm
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    The IIgs can scan drives and auto start from one. Pr#5. How quaint. You can also set it to start in the control panel for whichever drive slot. But you knew all this. 😉

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  • August 7, 2019 at 2:57 pm
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    You can boot GSOS minimally into a RAMDRIVE and it’s pretty fast if you only have floppies but a lot of RAM. I sell a single boot floppy on EBay for testing. It will load GSOS into an 800k RAMDRIVE.

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  • August 9, 2019 at 10:31 am
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    My first computer i need to buy one from somewhere

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  • August 9, 2019 at 1:14 pm
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    I remember my friends and I racing to play Oregon Trail on the one GS our school library had. The graphics upgrade was legitimate.

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  • August 13, 2019 at 10:24 pm
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    My first computer, had most of those games. Loved the keyboard too, nice typing feel.

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  • August 16, 2019 at 1:05 am
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    I love the episode The 8-Bit Guy (I think he was The iBook Guy back then) did about the IIgs vs the Macintosh and how Apple should have focused on growing the IIgs because it was a superior yet more affordable product. 4,096 colors vs. two!

    Hell, wouldn't it have been nice if the original Macintosh even had 16 or 256 colors?

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  • August 16, 2019 at 5:34 pm
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    oh man i miss crystal quest, is there any similar game for windows?

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  • August 17, 2019 at 9:07 am
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    I have very fond memories of this one. It was my first experience with computers. It was my dads. It fried one day and instead of trying to fix it he threw it out. Been trying to find one lately but they're pretty pricey and most of them look like they're in pretty bad condition. Still, once I've got some cash saved up I'm getting one.

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  • August 18, 2019 at 5:04 am
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    I traded my II GS for a PS/2 286. What was I thinking.

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  • August 19, 2019 at 12:48 pm
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    that joystick 😂😂😂

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  • August 19, 2019 at 7:07 pm
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    I had a Wozniak Edition Apple IIgs as a kid and loved it… Sierra games were my fave! Kings Quest, Police Quest, Manhunter, and Leisure Suit Larry.

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  • August 20, 2019 at 2:33 am
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    Necessary Softwares for the //GS: (not necessarily in any order here)
    * GS/OS 5.04
    * BeagleWrite
    * AppleWorks
    * Qix
    * Arkanoid 2
    * Rastan
    * Zany Golf
    * King’s Quest
    * Space Quest
    * Leisure Suit Larry (adults only, please)
    * Orca/C & Orca/M
    * Dungeon Master
    Many, many happy hours spent on this machine in my youth!

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  • August 20, 2019 at 7:59 am
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    2:07 Tin thousand machines

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  • August 21, 2019 at 2:19 am
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    Nobody:
    Youtube recommendations: here's a video from 7 years ago with Clint having a glorious beard

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  • August 21, 2019 at 3:24 am
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    I'd love to hear the Ultima 5 music on this.

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  • August 26, 2019 at 3:09 am
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    Trivia! This is the ONLY way to get NATIVE COLOR HYPERCARD
    ahahaha

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  • August 27, 2019 at 12:46 am
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    I still have mine that my parents bought us as our first computer. And it still works. I can’t begin to count the hours I spent playing Zany Golf.

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  • August 30, 2019 at 12:52 am
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    Back i the old days my school had these. I even ended up getting one as a thank you from my school as I was able to reconstitute two working ones out of three dead ones so as a thank you the computer teacher let me take one home. It even had a PC transporter card. I could basically run DOS and DOS programs on my IIGS. That thing is still kicking around somewhere. (buried in my locker with my Tandy CoCo3)

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  • August 30, 2019 at 7:38 am
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    what happens when tourists come to australia https://youtu.be/L3lhG1WN4B4?t=644

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  • August 31, 2019 at 2:36 pm
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    I'm so disappointed that didn't play Zany Golf. One of the best-looking and fun games on the IIgs, and although there were ports for other systems, the IIgs version reigns supreme.

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  • August 31, 2019 at 8:46 pm
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    512k views!

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  • September 2, 2019 at 5:51 pm
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    It's so nice Jesus took time to review the Apple IIgs

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  • September 4, 2019 at 6:15 pm
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    9:45 That's the sound a block of cheese makes when you fondle it.

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  • September 15, 2019 at 1:03 am
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    Great apple 2

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  • September 16, 2019 at 3:38 am
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    I loved seeing "Made in the USA" on those boards. Wish that were the case today.

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  • September 20, 2019 at 9:58 pm
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    The sound on this machine is awesome!

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  • September 28, 2019 at 1:00 am
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    12:27 oh my fuk

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  • September 28, 2019 at 3:50 am
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    Ah, back in the days when Clint was taking the phrase "Computer Wizard" a bit too literally with his beard hair.

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  • September 30, 2019 at 10:17 pm
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    This is such a cool computer. I can't beleive it has that Macintosh interface. It looks awesome and the hardware looks amazing too

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  • September 30, 2019 at 10:50 pm
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    I had no idea Jesus subbed in for you on some reviews

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  • October 1, 2019 at 8:50 pm
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    Didn't the Commodore PET also have a built in keyboard? And monitor

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  • October 1, 2019 at 8:56 pm
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    LSD did wonders to the computer development in the 70s-80s…

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  • October 1, 2019 at 9:00 pm
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    Not sure why, but the use of the word "pleasurably" is slightly worrying 😅

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  • October 10, 2019 at 12:55 am
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    Bring more Old school Apple History / tech tales / odd ware videos!

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  • October 19, 2019 at 1:01 pm
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    Great review!
    The sound of the Ensoniq chip is so amazing! Love it to death!

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