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by Vampyre
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: SC Friday Quiz: Baddies
Replies: 39
Views: 465

Re: SC Friday Quiz: Baddies

6 Martianoids
19 - Amaurote
20 - Going to take a punt at Nightshade.
by Vampyre
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Youtubers that review and/or play ZX Spectrum games with "commentary"
Replies: 13
Views: 388

Re: Youtubers that review and/or play ZX Spectrum games with "commentary"

As this place isn't WoSF and we're not banned from mentioning certain topics/people/whomever-admins-have-decided-is-the-spawn-of-satan then George Bum' s FunkySpectrum channel has loads of Speccy reviews.
by Vampyre
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Youtubers that review and/or play ZX Spectrum games with "commentary"
Replies: 13
Views: 388

Re: Youtubers that review and/or play ZX Spectrum games with "commentary"

Zeus has done a few with commentary. Look up zeusdaz on YT.
by Vampyre
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best Speccy game by Microsphere: discussion
Replies: 13
Views: 327

Re: The best Speccy game by Microsphere: discussion

Only ever played the Skool games, Sam Cruise and Wheelie and have fond memories of them all. I think my vote will probably go to Skool Daze.
by Vampyre
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Magazine Scores
Replies: 19
Views: 458

Re: Magazine Scores

How about including scores of reviews from Spanish magazine Micro Hobby? It was arguably the most important Spectrum-related magazine outside of the UK, with lots of excellent technical and programming articles as well as game coverage, and it also reviewed a number titles that were not released th...
by Vampyre
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Magazine Scores
Replies: 19
Views: 458

Re: Magazine Scores

Morkin wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:17 pm
Nice one chaps...! :)

I didn't realise that ACE scored their games out of 1000... :lol:
Yup, I'm willing to bet a few people looked at the scans to find the mistake :lol:
by Vampyre
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Magazine Scores
Replies: 19
Views: 458

Re: Magazine Scores

Getting a bit over-excited with this now! What I also have in the ZXSR database is the review award (Crash Smash, YS Megagame, C+VG Game of the Month) flagged that might be nice as a small image next to the score. Whilst much of the time these were obvious (anything 90% or greater in Crash for examp...
by Vampyre
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Magazine Scores
Replies: 19
Views: 458

Re: Magazine Scores

This is awesome and exactly like I envisaged it. Just so everyone knows I'm still rifling through the magazines and if the review exists in the PDF's I'm using then eventually it will be added. ZXSR has all the reviews for Crash, Your Sinclair, Your Spectrum, Sinclair User, C&VG, The Games Machine, ...
by Vampyre
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best Speccy game by Software Projects: vote
Replies: 19
Views: 508

Re: The best Speccy game by Software Projects: vote

Has to be JSW. A totally iconic Spectrum game.
by Vampyre
Thu May 30, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: I've Never Played Fairlight
Replies: 30
Views: 989

Re: I've Never Played Fairlight

Dizzy games - another set to add to the list of never-played.