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by R-Tape
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game A-Z POLL OF POLLS
Replies: 60
Views: 1173

Re: The best classic Speccy game A-Z POLL OF POLLS

Okayyy. I've done an extensive test of all the games in this poll, which involved me playing Manic Miner on my +2 over several evenings, and I've decided to pin my colours to the mast and say that I'm voting for Manic Miner . It encapsulates the Spectrum's feel and humour, so much so that other 8bit...
by R-Tape
Wed Apr 24, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Spectrum games reimagined as PS4 ones
Replies: 13
Views: 280

Re: Spectrum games reimagined as PS4 ones

I'm glad Horace is still indefinable.
by R-Tape
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Little bugs in the database 2
Replies: 35
Views: 1435

Re: Little bugs in the database 2

Cristian Gonzalez's Bomberman screenshot looks bad due to the multicolor. I took new MLT ones: https://www.dropbox.com/s/pl0j36ak71nkqfu/30426-bomberman.zip?dl=0 /cc @R-Tape No need thanks Dru. The .mlt is already there, but the presence of the run.scr takes priority. All we need to do is delete th...
by R-Tape
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion
Replies: 87
Views: 4129

Re: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion

I'm still happy enough to wait, but that's easy for me to say because I don't have the time or ideas at the moment to know what to do with my Next when it does arrive.

But really, the Next has to be fully delivered this year...
by R-Tape
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game A-Z POLL OF POLLS
Replies: 60
Views: 1173

Re: The best classic Speccy game A-Z POLL OF POLLS

Ast A. Moore wrote:
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:25 pm
I, too, was never into Skool Daze or Pyjamarama. Never figured out what all the fuss was about. Then again, I wasn’t a fan of Manic Miner/Jet Set Willy, either.
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by R-Tape
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: New Software 2019
Replies: 93
Views: 7595

Re: New Software 2019

Alessandro wrote:
Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:33 am
Rade Blunner, a platform made with the Churrera V1.
Cool. Is anyone in touch with this author? Could they check their ZXDB permission stance pleez :)
by R-Tape
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Hallucinogenic experiences in Spectrum games, new and old, with d2010
Replies: 5
Views: 146

Re: Hallucinogenic experiences in Spectrum games, new and old, with d2010

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by R-Tape
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game A-Z POLL OF POLLS
Replies: 60
Views: 1173

Re: The best classic Speccy game A-Z POLL OF POLLS

Oh wow. This is huge, and fascinating stats too (more please everyone!).

I won't vote MM immeditately, there are still a few things to consider...

It's a great list, and to my eyes, there's only a handful that would be a bit weird to win overall.
by R-Tape
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 308
Views: 24387

Re: Spectrum memes

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by R-Tape
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 308
Views: 24387

Re: Spectrum memes

Morkin wrote:
Sun Apr 21, 2019 7:55 pm
Still waiting for that first eBay bid then..? :lol:
Hehe. The damned thing is still under my desk at work. I rode—well, carried—it there since my last commute ages ago. It's so crap I can't even be bothered to take it home to put in the attic.