MSX was the name of a standardized home computer architecture in the 1980s. It was a Microsoft-led
attempt to create unified standards among hardware makers, conceived by one-time Microsoft Japan
executive Kazuhiko Nishi. Despite Microsoft's involvement, MSX-based machines were seldom seen in
the United States and Britain, but they were popular in other markets. Eventually 5 million MSX-based
units were sold world-wide....