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by Ivanzx
Sun Jan 21, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Bob Wakelin passed away :(
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: Bob Wakelin passed away :(

What a pity, first Azpiri and now Wakelin, the 2 biggest artists in the 8 bit era :(
by Ivanzx
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ZX Dev Conversions
Replies: 21
Views: 592

Re: ZX Dev Conversions

I finally got music into my ZX conversion of the C64 version of Sqij. Can I submit that game for the compo? http://tardis.dk/retro/sqij/images/final.png Hi Soren! Unfortunately the rules say only games which haven´t been announced before can be submitted, sorry :cry: Anyways, lookingforward to seei...
by Ivanzx
Tue Jan 02, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Golden Rubber Keyboard Awards
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Golden Rubber Keyboard Awards

Good idea! What way are you planning to do it? As a poll here in Spectrum computing forums? We could try the way that reaches out to the max number of people :)
by Ivanzx
Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Jilly's Farm Volume 1 - SokoBAArn!
Replies: 20
Views: 626

Re: Jilly's Farm Volume 1 - SokoBAArn!

One to try defenitely soon, as Bob´s games are usually top notch. Good to see you back in the Spectrum, Bob, and also good to see you here in Spectrum computing ;)
by Ivanzx
Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Topo Mix Game
Replies: 6
Views: 149

Re: Topo Mix Game

This is a special game, as it commemorates the 30th anniversary from Topo Soft and Alfonso, the artist, was one of the members of that marvelous team. He has done a very good job in creating the sprites in 3D from known characters from other Topo Soft games :)
by Ivanzx
Wed Dec 20, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Woot! ZXMAS Tape Magazine 2017
Replies: 46
Views: 999

Re: Woot! ZXMAS Tape Magazine 2017

Woooot! I loved Duddlebug! I had to play it until completing it, addictive and infuriating :lol: was shorter than than I thought but super fun 15 minutes! ;)
by Ivanzx
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ZX Dev Conversions
Replies: 21
Views: 592

Re: ZX Dev Conversions

I will also say that if a game is for a 16K or 48K Spectrum it should be judged on that machine, not criticised for not using 128K features. It is really clear in the rules if you take a look: "-The categories for the votation will be: 1)Graphics/Visuals 2)Sound/Music 3)Playability/Addictiviness 4)...
by Ivanzx
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ZX Dev Conversions
Replies: 21
Views: 592

Re: ZX Dev Conversions

I invited many people, and made it public in WoS, Tweeter, and even Spectrum Facebook groups with near 10.000 members and where 90% of the people are british, and nobody looked excited about it, so... :( I have the feeling that they prefer playing Manic Miner over and over again than paying attenti...