BBS Type :
1988 - 1990
Original software back in the day was IvoryBBS. The board was LEGEND's first BBS WHQ, and ran on a 1541 for the system drive, 3 1581s, Supra 2400 baud modem, and a Fast Load cartridge.
Optical Illusion reemerged on telnet as the US HQ for Genesis Project and Atlantis.
Optical Illusion is now the USHQ of Hokuto Force.
Optical Illusion is now the WHQ for Fairlight and has upgraded from USHQ to WHQ for Hokuto Force.
Optical Illusion is now the WHQ of Army of Darkness.
System running on:
C128 with JiffyDOS
CMD-100 HDD w/ 4.1gb SCSI2SD mod
Rear Admiral FireDrive 2k
PC Telnet Bridge
Holy Moses Modded C*BASE 3.1
Optic Freeze (Main)
One-Eyed Pirate (Co)
Army of Darkness (HQ) from 21 December 2020
Atlantis (HQ) from 27 December 2018
Fairlight (HQ) from 11 April 2019
Fucked Beyond Repair (HQ)
Genesis Project (HQ) from 27 December 2018
Hokuto Force (HQ) from 30 December 2018
Menace (HQ) from 13 February 2022
The Seventh Sector (HQ) from 7 February 2020 to 1 December 2020
Online periods :
1986 - June 1990
27 December 2018 -
URL / Telnet :
optical.c64bbs.nu or opticalillusion.kicks-ass.net port 64128
Users : (85)
Alterus, Alwyz, Astral Warrior, B3L4, Big Man, Black Beard, Board Rider, Boba Fette, Bordeaux, Båtsman, C4Ever, Candyman, Changeling, Chotaire, Death Demon, Didi, Digital Dude, Doctor O, Dr. Doom, Dr. Strange, Dymo, E$G, Elric, fieserWolf, Flavioweb, Flyboy, Freestyle, Faayd, Gigolo, Goldfish, Gonzo, Grass, Hap The Barbarian, hedning, Hobbit, Holy Moses, Hoy Brothers, Iman, Jazzcat, Jucke, Knobby, L.A.Style, Larry, Luca, m00p, Macx, Mandrake, Marty, Mibri, Morrissey, Ninja, Oahawhool, One-Eyed Pirate, Ouija, Paladin, pcollins, Pentor, Pitcher, Powerplant, Raster Blaster, Red Alert, Reverb, Rich, Rigor Mortis, Ronski, Secret Man, Sentinel, Shocker, Silver Surfer, Six, Snake Petsken, Speed Demon, Stormfront, Taper, Technotron, The Arsenal, The Butcher, The Last Dragon, The Overkiller, The Wiz, tNG, Toxic Roadkill, Trasher, Wanderer, Weasel