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by Spud
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Specchums and the coronavirus.
Replies: 158
Views: 3989

Re: Specchums and the coronavirus.

And you can go out an hour a day, I went out today to buy, 15 minutes or so, after 5 days locked up :lol: I count to be there at around 7.00 am, at opening time, in order to avoid staying in the queue for too long. I thought the same thing last week, but I came across an infinite queue, I found tha...
by Spud
Sun Mar 22, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Specchums and the coronavirus.
Replies: 158
Views: 3989

Re: Specchums and the coronavirus.

6. Feel fine? Stay at home.
by Spud
Sun Mar 15, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Specchums and the coronavirus.
Replies: 158
Views: 3989

Re: Specchums and the coronavirus.

My office is closed and everyone working remotely. As head of IT I've had a few perilous days discovering things don't work at all when under load. All good fun though? Maybe.
by Spud
Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Unclue Clive personal appearances?
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: Unclue Clive personal appearances?

I went to a 16bit show at the horticultural hall in about 1990, was promised amazing discounts awaited me inside. I went full of hope for an Amiga or St, I returned home deflated and empty handed.
by Spud
Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Help wanted - CSS CGC entries
Replies: 77
Views: 7991

Re: Help wanted - CSS CGC entries

I've managed to locate my 2016 WIP off old dead PC. Now trying to work through it again. Some clarification: in the absence of a loading screen (for example, game was provided as snapshot) would you like a title screen instead?
by Spud
Thu Feb 06, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion
Replies: 340
Views: 26757

Re: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion

WANT WANT WANT
by Spud
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ZX Spectrum Next KS #2 Gauge of Interest
Replies: 12
Views: 676

Re: ZX Spectrum Next KS #2 Gauge of Interest

Hurry up and take my money already damnit!
by Spud
Sun Jan 19, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best modern Speccy game beginning with L: vote
Replies: 13
Views: 562

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

I missed this and didn't vote. I'd have gone for Lost Tapes. Soz.
by Spud
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: What's your second favourite retro computer?
Replies: 24
Views: 1096

Re: What's your second favourite retro computer?

ZX Spectrum is my second favourite retro computer. First is Amiga 500.
by Spud
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Awful graphics, but a brilliant game
Replies: 30
Views: 1269

Re: Awful graphics, but a brilliant game

Who Dares Wins 2: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/pub/sinclair/screens/in-game/w/WhoDaresWinsII.gif Graphics are quite ugly in my opinion but playability is surprisingly good. If you love Commando or Ikari Warriors then you should like this one too. I have temtations to give it a modding treatment,...