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by 8BitAG
Sun May 19, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: The Classic Adventurer
Replies: 2
Views: 138

Re: The Classic Adventurer

Mark has also posted the full interview he did with artist Teoman Irmak here, which discusses the novel way he built up images for the Adventure International UK games, such as Gremlins...

https://markhardisty.wordpress.com/2019 ... oman-irmak
by 8BitAG
Sun May 19, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: The Classic Adventurer
Replies: 2
Views: 138

The Classic Adventurer

Issue 5 of The Classic Adventurer bookazine is now available as a free download or printed softback magazine. http://classicadventurer.co.uk/ Issue 5 contains interviews with the legendary Scott Adams, Greedy Dwarf author Simon Ainsworth, the dynamic duo behind Redhawk; Simon Price & Mike Lewis, and...
by 8BitAG
Mon May 06, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Little bugs in the database 2
Replies: 58
Views: 2557

Re: Little bugs in the database 2

Re. Microfair Madness... Microfair Madness Plus https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=15471 was published by Zenobi in 1993 NOT 1991 Microfair Madness https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6682 was re-released by Zenobi in 1993 Note: only the 128K version was re-released....
by 8BitAG
Mon May 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Little bugs in the database 2
Replies: 58
Views: 2557

Re: Little bugs in the database 2

These St. Bride's game re-releases should be 1991 for GI Games, and 1992 for Zenobi for tape and 1993 for +D disk. Dogboy https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6191 Secret of St. Bride's https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6951 Silverwolf https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk...
by 8BitAG
Mon May 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Little bugs in the database 2
Replies: 58
Views: 2557

Re: Little bugs in the database 2

These 8th Day re-release dates should be 1991 and the Zenobi dates 1992 for tape and 1993 for +D disk. Cuddles https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6125 Earthshock https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6239 Faerie https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6280 ...
by 8BitAG
Mon May 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Little bugs in the database 2
Replies: 58
Views: 2557

Re: Little bugs in the database 2

These Walter Pooley & Precision Gamess re-releases, the GI Games dates should be 1991 and the Zenobi dates 1992 for tape and 1993 for +D disk. Castle Adventure https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=6065 Pyramid https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=7176 Mission X https://...
by 8BitAG
Mon May 06, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Little bugs in the database 2
Replies: 58
Views: 2557

Re: Little bugs in the database 2

The re-release dates, listed against TZX files, for the following adventures are currently wrong in the database... The following Fergus McNeil re-releases, the date for the GI Games releases should be 1991 and the corresponding Zenobi releases should be 1992 for tape and 1993 for +D disk. The Big S...
by 8BitAG
Tue Apr 30, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: New Text Adventure: Resistance
Replies: 12
Views: 707

Re: New Text Adventure: Resistance

@druellan Can you please add the CASA link to this entry? We try to keep on top of all new Spectrum text adventures at CASA, so there will pretty much always be a link to a CASA page that can be added when the game gets put in ZXDB... mainly because I tend to add new games there and then also post ...
by 8BitAG
Mon Apr 29, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: The House on the Other Side of the Storm [Text Adventure]
Replies: 0
Views: 110

The House on the Other Side of the Storm [Text Adventure]

Previously only available in Spanish as La Casa al otro lado de la tormenta ... 'The House on the other side of the storm', the new Spanish text adventure from Kozelek Pablo Martínez Merino, is now also available in English for ZX Spectrum: http://www.caad.es/fichas/la-casa-al-otro-lado-de-la-tormen...
by 8BitAG
Sun Apr 28, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: Super Mario Bross C64 Full Conversion!
Replies: 10
Views: 448

Re: Super Mario Bross C64 Full Conversion!

The way trademark law works, if you don't actively defend any trademarks then you run the risk of losing them. No matter how Nintendo feels about this particular conversion, and no matter how good it is, they have to shut it down, because if they don't then it weakens any future case they may make a...