FANDOM


The Light Pen is a peripheral for the Vectrex. It was released in 1983, and was developed and released by General
VectrexLightPen
Consumer Electronics. 

The peripheral was compatible with Art Master, Melody Master and AnimAction.

Background Edit

LightPen
The Light Pen was revolutionary for its time, as it allowed users to draw Vector Images on the display. The device worked by using a photo-detector that detects bright spots on the monitor and feeds internal pulse-catching circuits. The device however, due to the Video Game Crash of 1983, like its parent console was a failure.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.