General info for: Elite
Title:
Elite
Genre:
Maximum Players:
1
Original Publisher:
Original Release Year:
Original Price:
£14.95
Original Publication:
Spanish Price:
2800 ptas.
Machine Type:
ZX-Spectrum 48K/128K
Message Language:
English
Multi-Play Type:
Control Types:
Known Errors:
Comments:
Winner of the C&VG 1984 Golden Joystick Awards - Best Original Game.
Winner of the Game of the Year Awards 1985 - Game of the Year.
Winner of the Game of the Year Awards 1985 - Best Arcade Game.
Winner of the Game of the Year Awards 1985 - Best Spectrum Game.
There also was an Elite Commander Editor, Elite Character Designer, Elite Editor, Elite Service, Elite Shipbuilder and Super Elite Editor.
SPOT Comments:
Authors:
Philip Mochan, Ricardo J.M. Pinto, Dominic M.N. Prior, Mark Wighton
Features:
Lenslok Protection,
Vector Graphics
Groups:
Gold Edition,
g419
Themes:
Authored with:
Contests:
C&VG 1984 Golden Joystick Awards,
Computer Gamer's Game of the Year Awards 1985
Screens
Elite screenshot
Elite screenshot
http://spectrumcomputing.co.uk//pub/sinclair/screens/in-game/e/Elite.gif screenshot
License Information
Name: David Braben
Country: UK
Type: Conversion
Original Name: Elite
Name: Ian C.G. Bell
Country: UK
Type: Conversion
Original Name: Elite

Releases
£14.95
Authors

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Compilations featuring this title
Publisher: Beau-Jolly Ltd
Release Year: 1988
Original Price: £12.95
Publisher: ZX Files
Release Year: 1998
Original Price:
Publisher: ZX Files
Release Year: 1998
Original Price:
Other Platforms
Platform: Amstrad CPC
Hyperlink: Link
Platform: BBC Micro
Hyperlink:
Platform: Commodore 64
Hyperlink: Link
Platform: Commodore Plus/4
Hyperlink: Link
Platform: MSX
Hyperlink: Link
Platform: NES
Hyperlink:
Platform: SAM Coupe
Hyperlink:
Magazine References
Date: 4-1988
Page: 67
Article Type: Feature - Shoot-Em-Ups
Date: 3-1991
Page: 69
Article Type: Feature - The ACE guide to THE GREATEST GAMES of all time (probably)
Date: 12-1987
Page: 8
Article Type: News/Note - Programmers - Rich & Famous? (David Braben)
Date: 1-1988
Page: 138
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 3-1988
Page: 102
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 4-1988
Page: 115
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 5-1988
Page: 106
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 4-1988
Page: 68
Article Type: Review
Date: 12-1988
Page: 129
Article Type: Tips
Date: 12-1989
Page: 117
Article Type: Tips
Date: 12-1985
Page: 38
Article Type: Advert
Date: 12-1985
Page: 39
Article Type: Advert
Date: 5-1986
Page: 51
Article Type: Feature - Elite Player's Guide
Date: 10-1985
Page: 6
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 6-1986
Page: 8
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 8-1987
Page: 12
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 2-1985
Page: 15
Article Type: Review
Date: 12-1985
Page: 33
Article Type: Review
Date: 11-1988
Page: 36
Article Type: Review - not a Spectrum article
Date: 2-1985
Page: 60
Article Type: Tips
Date: 8-1985
Page: 83
Article Type: Tips
Date: 11-1985
Page: 40
Article Type: Tips
Date: 5-1986
Page: 51
Article Type: Tips
Date: 1-1986
Page: 12
Article Type: Two-page ad
Date: 3-1986
Page: 77
Article Type: Advert
Date: 1-1986
Page: 21
Article Type: CompoEntry
Date: 3-1986
Page: 96
Article Type: CompoResult
Date: 9-1985
Page: 41
Article Type: Feature
Date: 8-1986
Page: 14
Article Type: Feature - The Spectrum Collection - Update
Date: 12-1985
Page: 37
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 2-1986
Page: 5
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 12-1985
Page: 21
Article Type: Advert
Date: 12-1985
Page: 15
Article Type: Advert
Date: 12-1985
Page: 31
Article Type: Advert
Date: 12-1985
Page: 17
Article Type: Advert
Date: 10-1985
Page: 46
Article Type: Feature
Date: 4-1986
Page: 66
Article Type: Feature - http://www.crashonline.org.uk/27/awards.htm
Date: 4-1986
Page: 66
Article Type: Feature - Crash Readers Awards
Date: 3-1987
Page: 36
Article Type: Feature - http://www.crashonline.org.uk/38/awards.htm
Date: 3-1987
Page: 36
Article Type: Feature - Crash Readers Awards
Date: 10-1985
Page: 4
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 151
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 12-1985
Page: 57
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 1-1986
Page: 129
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 2-1986
Page: 91
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 12-1988
Page: 44
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 12-1985
Page: 65
Article Type: Letters
Date: 2-1986
Page: 35
Article Type: Letters - http://www.crashonline.org.uk/25/forum.htm
Date: 4-1987
Page: 41
Article Type: Letters
Date: 5-1987
Page: 45
Article Type: Letters
Date: 3-1987
Page: 88
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 9-1985
Page: 21
Article Type: Preview
Date: 11-1985
Page: 28
Article Type: Review - http://www.crashonline.org.uk/22/elite.htm
Date: 2-1986
Page: 58
Article Type: Tips
Date: 3-1986
Page: 109
Article Type: Tips
Date: 11-1987
Page: 44
Article Type: Tips
Date: 8-1991
Page: 49
Article Type: Tips
Date: 1-1986
Page: 34
Article Type: Two-page ad
Date: 1-1985
Page: 63
Article Type: News/Note - Rockman Files
Date: 12-1984
Page: 5
Article Type: News/Note - Elite for Spectrum
Date: 9-1985
Page: 9
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 12-1984
Page: 20
Article Type: Feature - not a Spectrum article
Date: 1-1985
Page: 15
Article Type: Feature - not a Spectrum article
Date: 12-1984
Page: 7
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 1-1985
Page: 13
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 3-1986
Page: 12
Article Type: Nuevo
Date: 9-1986
Page: 31
Article Type: Micromania
Date: 3-1988
Page: 70
Article Type: Tokes
Date: 6-1988
Page: 69
Article Type: Tokes
Date: 12-1988
Page: 138
Article Type: Feature - Games That Take Over Your Life
Date: 4-1989
Page: 436
Article Type: News/Note - One of the best
Date: 2-1985
Page: 9
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 1-1985
Page: 129
Article Type: Tips
Date: 2-1985
Page: 95
Article Type: Tips
Date: 9-1984
Page: 402
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 11-1985
Page: 7
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 15
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 21
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 15
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 1-1986
Page: 9
Article Type: Letters
Date: 8-1985
Page: 4
Article Type: News/Note - Spectrum Elite has novel protection
Date: 11-1984
Page: 44
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 11-1984
Page: 5
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 11-1985
Page: 20
Article Type: Review
Date: 1-1986
Page: 6
Article Type: Tips
Date: 2-1986
Page: 27
Article Type: Tips
Date: 2-1986
Page: 27
Article Type: Tips
Date: 11-1985
Page: 6
Article Type: Tips
Date: 9-1999
Page: 0
Article Type: Information - http://icemark.net/zx/SSD-III/servlet/ssd/title/exact/Elite
Date: 1-1986
Page: 11
Article Type: Advert
Date: 1-1986
Page: 15
Article Type: Advert
Date: 2-1986
Page: 11
Article Type: Advert
Date: 2-1986
Page: 23
Article Type: Advert
Date: 10-1985
Page: 31
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 20
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 3-1986
Page: 66
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 2-1987
Page: 16
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 1-1993
Page: 15
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 1-1986
Page: 5
Article Type: News/Note - http://www.sincuser.f9.co.uk/046/news.htm
Date: 4-1986
Page: 7
Article Type: News/Note - http://www.sincuser.f9.co.uk/049/news.htm
Date: 8-1987
Page: 20
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 11-1985
Page: 23
Article Type: Review - http://www.sincuser.f9.co.uk/044/sftwrea.htm
Date: 9-1986
Page: 47
Article Type: Review
Date: 1-1986
Page: 16
Article Type: Tips
Date: 2-1986
Page: 26
Article Type: Tips
Date: 3-1986
Page: 22
Article Type: Tips
Date: 4-1986
Page: 30
Article Type: Tips
Date: 5-1986
Page: 20
Article Type: Tips
Date: 7-1986
Page: 20
Article Type: Tips
Date: 12-1985
Page: 126
Article Type: Two-page ad
Date: 12-1984
Page: 33
Article Type: Feature - not a Spectrum article
Date: 12-1988
Page: 101
Article Type: Tips
Date: 8-1988
Page: 15
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 11-1985
Page: 23
Article Type: News/Note
Date: 1-1986
Page: 41
Article Type: Review
Date: 1-1986
Page: 20
Article Type: Tips
Date: 6-1985
Page: 25
Article Type: Tips
Date: 2-1986
Page: 2
Article Type: Advert
Date: 2-1986
Page: 10
Article Type: Advert
Date: 10-1986
Page: 35
Article Type: Feature
Date: 1-1986
Page: 10
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 12-1986
Page: 31
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 4-1988
Page: 29
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 6-1988
Page: 24
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 12-1988
Page: 34
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 1-1989
Page: 30
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 3-1989
Page: 27
Article Type: Hack/Poke
Date: 4-1986
Page: 17
Article Type: Letters - http://www.ysrnry.co.uk/articles/letters4.htm
Date: 7-1986
Page: 19
Article Type: Letters - http://www.ysrnry.co.uk/articles/letters7.htm
Date: 6-1987
Page: 16
Article Type: Letters - http://www.ysrnry.co.uk/articles/letters18.htm
Date: 3-1986
Page: 14
Article Type: Tips
Date: 4-1986
Page: 38
Article Type: Tips
Date: 6-1986
Page: 34
Article Type: Tips
Date: 7-1986
Page: 26
Article Type: Tips
Date: 4-1987
Page: 25
Article Type: Tips
Date: 2-1986
Page: 16
Article Type: Two-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 28
Article Type: Feature - Elitism!
Date: 11-1985
Page: 28
Article Type: Feature - http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~jg27paw4/yr20/yr20_28.htm
Date: 11-1985
Page: 74
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 12-1985
Page: 32
Article Type: Full-page ad
Date: 11-1985
Page: 28
Article Type: Review