The BBC Pro Joystick

The Kempston Competition Pro 5000 joystick was and still is regarded as one of the best joysticks of all time. Its sturdy construction gained it the reputation of being almost indesctructable and it became the gamers choice for a generation. The original Competition Pro joystick was designed for systems with Atari compatible joystick ports which the BBC Micro does not have. Instead, the BBC Micro has an analogue port capable of supporting two analogue joysticks. Eventually, Kempston Micro Electronics Ltd. released a BBC Micro compatible version of their Competition Pro 5000 joystick packaging it as the "BBC Pro Joystick" which plugs directly into the analogue por