Hyper Sports
Aliases  Hypersports
Release Year  1985
Publisher  Imagine Software Ltd (UK)
Min. Hardware  ZX-Spectrum 48K
Language  English
Genre  Sport Game: Action
Max. Players  1
Controls  Cursor, Interface 2 (right), Kempston
Original Price  £7.95
Features  Rainbow Graphics (Multicolour)
Other Platforms  Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, MSX, NES
Average mag. score  78.40% (5 reviews)

Re-releases
     #1 - Erbe Software S.A. (Spain)(1985)
     #2 - The Hit Squad (UK)(1989)as "SPORTS COLLECTION 05: Hyper Sports"

Authors/Contributors
     Jonathan M. Smith (UK)
     Bob Wakelin - Inlay/Poster Art

Annual Awards
     1st Best Sports Simulation - 1985 Crash Readers Awards.

Review Awards
     "C+VG Blitz Game" at C&VG (Computer & Video Games) issue #47 - 1985/9 page 29
"Crash Smash" at Crash issue #19 - 1985/8 page 25
"Your Spectrum Rick's Rave Of The Month" at Your Spectrum issue #18 - 1985/9 page 37

Series "TrackAndField"
     1. Track and Field(1988)by Ocean Software Ltd (UK)
     2. Hyper Sports(1985)by Imagine Software Ltd (UK)

Compilations
     Game, Set and Match(1987)by Ocean Software Ltd (UK)- Full version
     Konami's Arcade Collection(1988)by Imagine Software Ltd (UK)- Full version
     Konami's Coin-Op Hits(1986)by Imagine Software Ltd (UK)- Full version
     Los Grandes Exitos de Konami(1987)by Erbe Software S.A. (Spain)- Full version
     MicroHobby issue 203: Tape 28(1990)by MicroHobby (Spain)- Full version
     MicroHobby issue 37(1985)by MicroHobby (Spain)- Demo version

Main File Downloads
     FilenameReleaseMachineSchemeLanguageComments
HyperSports.tap.zipOriginalZX-Spectrum 48K(???)English
 HyperSports.tzx.zipOriginalZX-Spectrum 48K(SpeedLock 1)English
 HyperSports(TheHitSquad).tzx.zip#2ZX-Spectrum 48K(SpeedLock 7)English

Additional File Downloads
     FilenameSizeReleaseTypeLanguageComments
     HyperSports.scr6,912OriginalLoading screen
     HyperSports.gif3,781OriginalRunning screen
     HyperSports.jpg546,215OriginalCassette inlay
     HyperSports.txt4,267OriginalInstructionsEnglish
     HyperSports_German.txt7,820OriginalInstructionsGerman
     HyperSports.jpg824,434OriginalScanned instructions - Scanned Multi-language instructions
     HyperSports.png30,564OriginalGame map
     HyperSports_OriginalArtwork.jpg89,599OriginalOriginal artwork
     HyperSports.jpg218,632OriginalAdvertisement
     HyperSports_2.jpg119,967OriginalAdvertisement
     Hyper Sports (1985)(Imagine Software).pok33OriginalPOK pokes file
     HyperSports(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg52,143#1Cassette inlay
     HyperSports(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).txt3,311#1InstructionsSpanish
     HyperSports(HitSquad).jpg339,099#2Cassette inlay

Magazine Reviews
     ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)issue #10-1988/7page 79- Review: Not Rated
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #47-1985/9page 29- Review
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #50-1985/12page 120- Review: Not Rated
     Computer Gamerissue #4-1985/7page 58- Review
     Crashissue #19-1985/8page 25- Review: 92%
     Crashissue #72-1990/1page 57- Review: 78%
     Home Computing Weeklyissue #121-1985/7/16-"week#3"page 17- Review
     MicroHobbyissue #36-1985/7page 12- Review - Nuevo
     Sinclair Programsissue #35-1985/9page 17- Review: 79%
     Sinclair Userissue #40-1985/7page 18- Review: 5/5
     Your Sinclairissue #49-1990/1page 53- Review: 43%
     Your Spectrumissue #18-1985/9page 37- Review
     ZX Computingissue #21-1985/10page 60- Review

Magazine References
     ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)issue #10-1988/7page 77- Feature - Sports Sims
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #46-1985/8page 10- News/Note
     Computer Gamerissue #4-1985/7page 6- News/Note
     Crashissue #20-1985/9page 69- Tips
     Crashissue #21-1985/10page 78- Tips
     Crashissue #27-1986/4page 67- Feature - Crash Readers Awards
     MicroHobbyissue #115-1987/2page 16- Tips - Tokes
     MicroHobbyissue #119-1987/3page 22- Tips - Tokes
     MicroHobbyissue #126-1987/4page 29- Tips - Tokes
     MicroHobby Especialissue #1-1985/11-"Especial"page 24- Feature - Supercincuenta
     MicroHobby Especialissue #7-1987/12-"Especial"page 18- Feature - Informe
     SSD-IIissue 1999/9page 0- Information
     Your Sinclairissue #2-1986/2page 34- Tips
     Your Sinclairissue #9-1986/9page 19- Feature - It's All In The Wrist Action
     Your Spectrumissue #18-1985/9page 6- News/Note
     Your Spectrumissue #20-1985/11page 21- Tips

Magazine Advertisements
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #45-1985/7page 49- Full-page ad
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #46-1985/8page 109- Full-page ad
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #47-1985/9page 2- Full-page ad
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #50-1985/12page 133- Full-page ad
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #53-1986/3page 7- Advert
     C&VG (Computer & Video Games)issue #55-1986/5page 7- Advert
     Computer Gamerissue #7-1985/10page 2- Full-page ad
     Computer Gamerissue #10-1986/1page 20- Full-page ad
     Computer Gamerissue #19-1986/10page 90- Advert
     Crashissue #18-1985/7page 63- Full-page ad
     Crashissue #19-1985/8page 132- Full-page ad
     Crashissue #26-1986/3page 27- Advert
     Crashissue #27-1986/4page 121- Advert
     Crashissue #28-1986/5page 35- Advert
     Crashissue #29-1986/6page 37- Advert
     Crashissue #34-1986/11page 35- Advert
     Crashissue #70-1989/11page 23- Advert - The Hit Squad advert
     Crashissue #71-1989/12page 4- Advert - The Hit Squad advert
     Crashissue #73-1990/2page 45- Advert - The Hit Squad advert
     Sinclair Userissue #40-1985/7page 2- Full-page ad
     Sinclair Userissue #41-1985/8page 116- Full-page ad
     Sinclair Userissue #48-1986/3page 53- Advert
     Sinclair Userissue #92-1989/11page 94- Advert - The Hit Squad advert
     The Games Machineissue #24-1989/11page 30- Advert - The Hit Squad advert
     Your Computerissue 1985/7page 123- Full-page ad
     Your Computerissue 1985/11page 70- Full-page ad
     Your Sinclairissue #1-1986/1page 80- Full-page ad
     Your Sinclairissue #4-1986/4page 57- Advert
     Your Sinclairissue #11-1986/11page 52- Advert
     Your Sinclairissue #48-1989/12page 84- Advert - The Hit Squad advert
     Your Sinclairissue #50-1990/2page 92- Advert - The Hit Squad advert

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