Fat Worm Blows a Sparky
Release Year  1986
Original Publisher  Durell Software Ltd (UK)
Min. Hardware  ZX-Spectrum 48K
Language  English
Genre  Arcade Game: Maze
Max. Players  1
Original Price  £9.95
Features  Perspective 3D Graphics, Vector Graphics
Average mag. score  81.67% (3 reviews)
Martijn's WoS score  76.9% (28 votes)

Re-releases
     #1 - Erbe Software S.A. (Spain)(1986)

Authors/Contributors
     Julian G. Todd (UK) - ?
     Tim Hayward - Inlay/Poster Art

Review Awards
     "Crash Smash"at Crashissue #34 - 1986/11page 142
     "Your Sinclair Megagame"at Your Sinclairissue #13 - 1987/1page 78

Compilations
     Full version inCrash issue 77: Presents 13(1990)by Crash (UK)
     Full version inSpectrum 4(1987)by Durell Software Ltd (UK)
     Unauthorized version inLoad 'n' Run issue 37(1987)by Load 'n' Run [IT] (Italy)- titled "Il grasso verme"

Main File Downloads
     FilenameReleaseMachineSchemeLanguageComments
FatWormBlowsASparky(different).tzx.zipOriginalZX-Spectrum 48K(None)English - (different)
FatWormBlowsASparky.tap.zipOriginalZX-Spectrum 48K(???)English
FatWormBlowsASparky.tzx.zipOriginalZX-Spectrum 48K(None)English

Additional File Downloads
     FilenameSizeReleaseTypeLanguageComments
     fatworm.html0OriginalRemote link - Additional information - remote
     FatWormBlowsASparky.scr6,912OriginalLoading screen
     FatWormBlowsASparky.gif4,652OriginalRunning screen
     FatWormBlowsASparky.jpg365,917OriginalCassette inlay
     FatWormBlowsASparky.ay.zip1,417OriginalRipped in-game/theme music in AY format
     FatWormBlowsASparky.txt4,541OriginalInstructionsEnglish
     FatWormBlowsASparky.jpg524,359OriginalGame map
     FatWormBlowsASparky_2.jpg216,396OriginalGame map
     FatWormBlowsASparky.jpg192,850OriginalAdvertisement
     Fat Worm Blows a Sparky (1986)(Durell Software).pok74OriginalPOK pokes file
     FatWormBlowsASparky(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg113,684#1Cassette inlay
     FatWormBlowsASparky(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).pdf22,253#1InstructionsSpanish

Magazine Reviews
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #63-1987/1page 42- Review
     Crashissue #34-1986/11page 142- Review: 95%
     MicroHobbyissue #106-1986/12page 28- Review - Nuevo
     Sinclair Userissue #58-1987/1page 59- Review: 3/5
     Your Sinclairissue #13-1987/1page 78- Review: 9/10
     ZX Computingissue #33-1987/1page 40- Review

Magazine References
     Crashissue #38-1987/3page 39- Letters
     Crashissue #40-1987/5page 79- Map
     Crashissue #59-1988/12page 45- Hack/Poke
     Crashissue #77-1990/6page 3- CoverGame
     Popular Computing Weeklyissue v.5 #43-1986/10/23-"week#4"page 5- News/Note
     Popular Computing Weeklyissue v.5 #43-1986/10/23-"week#4"page 45- News/Note
     Popular Computing Weeklyissue v.5 #48-1986/11/27-"week#4"page 10- Letters
     YS Smash Tipsissue 1988/8page 17- Hack/Poke
     Your Sinclairissue #14-1987/2page 27- Tips
     Your Sinclairissue #28-1988/4page 29- Hack/Poke
     Your Sinclairissue #36-1988/12page 34- Hack/Poke

Magazine Advertisements
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #62-1986/12page 24- Full-page ad
     Computer Gamerissue #21-1986/12page 59- Full-page ad
     Computer Gamerissue #25-1987/4page 45- Advert
     Crashissue #35-1986/12page 143- Full-page ad
     Crashissue #36-1987/1-"Christmas Special 1986/87"page 19- Full-page ad
     Crashissue #39-1987/4page 59- Advert
     Crashissue #40-1987/5page 5- Advert
     Crashissue #42-1987/7page 43- Advert
     Sinclair Userissue #59-1987/2page 76- Full-page ad
     Your Sinclairissue #12-1986/12page 57- Full-page ad
     Your Sinclairissue #13-1987/1page 59- Full-page ad
     Your Sinclairissue #16-1987/4page 49- Advert
     Your Sinclairissue #17-1987/5page 69- Advert
     Your Sinclairissue #19-1987/7page 89- Advert
     ZX Computingissue #32-1986/12page 54- Full-page ad
     ZX Computingissue #33-1987/1page 10- Full-page ad

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