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by Ivanzx
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 229
Views: 21692

Re: Introduce yourself!

Greetings from Spain! Long-time ZX Spectrum user, I started borrowing/using 48ks from friends/school and learning from programming books that were on the public library, until I could afford a +2A. Since then, I like to "mess" with anything about our speccys (gaming, harware and software) but after...
by Ivanzx
Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: ZAD Adventure System - Progress
Replies: 49
Views: 3879

Re: ZAD Adventure System - Progress

Looking excellent! One of the very few things the Spectrum did not achieve so far, and it looks like you will do it :)
by Ivanzx
Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 229
Views: 21692

Re: Introduce yourself!

Hi, I'm Thomas. I had been doing some simple games programming as a 15 year old on friends' ZX81s and Acorn Atoms (both 1k), and was hoping to get my own computer -maybe a VIC20. Then at a computer show in April 1982 , at a crowded Sinclair stand, Clive announced the ZX Spectrum. As the flashbulbs ...
by Ivanzx
Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: Submissions wanted: Woot! 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 813

Re: Submissions wanted: Woot! 2018

I have an idea, Dave, I'll let you know later
by Ivanzx
Mon Dec 03, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Quadron, a uMIA from 1988... that you can buy now!!
Replies: 17
Views: 616

Quadron, a uMIA from 1988... that you can buy now!!

Not lying, have to be purchased to try it, it was recovered by the author and now on sale:

https://cosmium.itch.io/quadron

:o
by Ivanzx
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: How to get started coding for ZX?
Replies: 9
Views: 318

Re: How to get started coding for ZX?

Welcome to the Speccy development! I am curious to see what games you did professionally :)

And by the way, there is a Spectrum compo ongoing, with very good prizes, maybe you get some more motivation! ;)

http://zx-dev-mia-remakes.proboards.com/


Let us know about your progress!
by Ivanzx
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Assembly Help
Replies: 16
Views: 274

Re: Assembly Help

Aaaaaaaaand, what game are you coding? :)
by Ivanzx
Tue Nov 06, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Definitive list of games incompatible with +2A/+3 and of compatible versions (if any)
Replies: 43
Views: 1855

Re: Definitive list of games incompatible with +2A/+3 and of compatible versions (if any)

Another suspicious case, Run for Gold, the Alternative Soft version. Owned 4 copies and none loaded, and in the emulator does not work either: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=4270 It's already on the list, together with a cure by Nuggetreggae. Oh man :cry: sorry, how can I be so...
by Ivanzx
Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Definitive list of games incompatible with +2A/+3 and of compatible versions (if any)
Replies: 43
Views: 1855

Re: Definitive list of games incompatible with +2A/+3 and of compatible versions (if any)

Another suspicious case, Run for Gold, the Alternative Soft version. Owned 4 copies and none loaded, and in the emulator does not work either:

https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.p ... 96&id=4270
by Ivanzx
Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Atic-Atac Isometric Version
Replies: 83
Views: 4113

Re: Atic-Atac Isometric Version

stupidget wrote:
Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:18 am
Be great if this was going to be ported to the Spectrum NEXT!!
Even better if it was ported to the ZX Spectrum itself! :)