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by Spud
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What makes you continue your Spectrum interest?
Replies: 18
Views: 292

Re: What makes you continue your Spectrum interest?

My hobbies are an eclectic mix of skateboarding (I'm crap), astronomy (the british weather is crap), retro computing (not just the speccy) and gaming (I'm crap now), and I've recently just started to learn the guitar (I'm crap). Cramming it all in is rather difficult. I particularly like the Speccy ...
by Spud
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Website
Topic: JSSpeccy on-line emulator ready for testing
Replies: 22
Views: 319

Re: JSSpeccy on-line emulator ready for testing

Seems to work well in Firefox. Thanks for adding this, it is an amazing feature that will make my lunch times at work much more, er, productive.
by Spud
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Mndy qz: th rnd wth n vwls
Replies: 20
Views: 142

Re: Mndy qz: th rnd wth n vwls

1. Kokotoni Wilf
8. Robocop
9. Atic Atac

I'll stop there :)
by Spud
Tue Feb 13, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Poll: Best game of 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 293

Re: Poll: Best game of 2017

R-Tape wrote:
Mon Feb 12, 2018 8:54 pm
1 - Sword of IANNA
2 - Circuitry
3 - Ooze

Though 2 & 3 might change over the course of the week.

Who the hell voted Christmas Crapmas?! (no offense @Spud )
Someone with extremely good crap taste!
by Spud
Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cybernoid clones?
Replies: 44
Views: 669

Re: Cybernoid clones?

Sqij is definitely on the sprectrum. (Twice in fact!)
by Spud
Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with E: discussion
Replies: 39
Views: 451

Re: The best classic Speccy game beginning with E: discussion

The only game I think I ever played beginning with E on the Speccy was Eddie Kidd's Jump Challenge, so, um, move along, nothing to see here.
by Spud
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Cr*p Games Competition for 2018
Replies: 26
Views: 658

Re: Cr*p Games Competition for 2018

Shaun_B wrote:
Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:56 am
Thanks to support from Paul Andrews and Retro Computers Ltd, we're pleased to announce the 2018 Crap Games Competition.
Ooh controversial :D
by Spud
Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Spectrum Sprites
Replies: 5
Views: 156

Re: Spectrum Sprites

Ha, they're in screen mode 4 so in terms of colour clash they're fine but I must admit I've not looked up the colours to see if they're accurate to the SAM palette :)

The major downside of the studs is you only seem to get them in yellow, blue, red, black and white.
by Spud
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Spectrum Sprites
Replies: 5
Views: 156

Re: Spectrum Sprites

I've had this on my bag for some time

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and prior to that I had

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and prior to that I had

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it kind of counts, right?
by Spud
Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: NOXROM Cartridge
Replies: 26
Views: 606

Re: NOXROM Cartridge

Thanks for posting. I understood some of it but the majority went over my head :) Good on Bob Pape for assisting with the modifications needed to R-Type.