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by stupidget
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 439
Views: 89826

Re: Introduce yourself!

hi, i started programming on the spectrum + when i was 8, mainly due to my mums tape recorder not working. then i tried machine code when i was 10 but didnt get very far. i then bought a spectrum +2. i also bought a sam coupe years later for £10, which i put a disk drive in and used. Welcome aboard...
by stupidget
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: ZX HSC Round 8 - Kosmic Kanga / Pinball
Replies: 72
Views: 1478

Re: ZX HSC Round 8 - Kosmic Kanga / Pinball

Pinball 4370:

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Kosmic Kanga - This game is horrendous and I hate it. The fact that my best score was only 400 and summit has nothing to do with how much I hate this game
by stupidget
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best modern Speccy game beginning with S: vote
Replies: 15
Views: 461

Re: The best modern Speccy game beginning with S: vote

Woweeeee there are some bosters in that list!!! My top 3 would be:

1 - El Stompo
2 - Sword of Iana
3 - Snake Escape

I'd also give a nod to Stormfinch and Sam Mallard which were both excellent.
by stupidget
Mon Sep 14, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: What games do you enjoy playing on other 8bit computers
Replies: 29
Views: 638

Re: What games do you enjoy playing on other 8bit computers

I was a massive fan of Cuthbert goes walkabout on the Dragon 32 we had in '82. A few years back I bagged myself a mint Dragon of Gumtree for £20 and the first thing I did was CLOAD Cuthbert and it was as much fun as it was 38 years ago. The Dragon also had an excellent version of Donkey Kong called ...
by stupidget
Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Spectrum Next Kickstarter 2 going live tomorrow Aug 11th 2020 9pm BST
Replies: 38
Views: 2093

Re: Spectrum Next Kickstarter 2 going live tomorrow Aug 11th 2020 9pm BST

Has anybody played the Magnetic Scrolls adventures that have been ported to the NEXT? Bitd I was incredibly envious of the Amiga and ST screenshots.
by stupidget
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Best arcade conversions
Replies: 36
Views: 734

Re: Best arcade conversions

I never knew Ping Pong was an arcade conversion. Fantastic game and still my favourite Speccy tune.

Green Beret was also a stroke of genius.
by stupidget
Wed Sep 09, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Spectrum Next Kickstarter 2 going live tomorrow Aug 11th 2020 9pm BST
Replies: 38
Views: 2093

Re: Spectrum Next Kickstarter 2 going live tomorrow Aug 11th 2020 9pm BST

As much as I tried to resist, it's become quite apparent that I have all the willpower of a very underpowered clockwork frog.

Can't wait to play the NEXT version of HoH now that they've passed the £1.5mill target :D :D :D
by stupidget
Fri Sep 04, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: ZX HSC Round 7 - Terra Cresta / Target: Renegade
Replies: 83
Views: 1777

Re: ZX HSC Round 7 - vote is open

Arcadia for me as it was the first game I ever played on a Speccy.
by stupidget
Wed Sep 02, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best modern Speccy game beginning with R: vote
Replies: 8
Views: 435

Re: The best modern Speccy game beginning with R: vote

1 - Robots Rumble
2 - ROVR
3 - Roust
by stupidget
Sat Aug 29, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: ZX HSC Round 6 - Parsec / Gryzor
Replies: 78
Views: 2131

Re: ZX HSC Round 6 - vote is open

Got to be Arcadia for me as it was the first game I ever played on a Speccy :D