VTech Variety

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VTech Variety
Manufacturer VTech
Type Handheld game console
Generation Second generation
Release date1983
InputOn-Off/Select/Shoot buttons, 8-directional D-pad, contrast dial
Power2 x LR44 button cell batteries
Predecessor VTech 3D Gamate
Successor VTech ProScreen

The Variety is a handheld game console that was developed and manufactured by VTech and released in 1983.

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The cartridges contained the LCD and processor for the games, and were inserted from the back of the unit through a door that slid to unlock and hinged open. Only 6 games are known to exist for the system. [1]

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References

  1. "Vtech Variety".