Search found 561 matches

by Rorthron
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Friday Quiz

Joefish wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:05 am
2 is Bowl Dad Ash, Boulderdash.
Correct.
Joefish wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:06 am
4 is Daily Thompson Soup A Test
I'm not quite sure which game that translates to.... ;)

All done.
by Rorthron
Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Friday Quiz

Evil Genius wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:01 am
6 Art type (R-Type)
7. Pen 8 rater (Penetrator)
Right again.

Just 2 and 4 left.
by Rorthron
Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Friday Quiz

bob_fossil wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 8:00 am
1. Movie (Moo-V)
3. Chaos (K-Oz)
Correct.
by Rorthron
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Friday Quiz

Ersh wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:53 am
5 - Star Strike?
8 - Tai Pan?
Both right!

That's your two guesses gone (until lunchtime).
by Rorthron
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Friday Quiz

It's the Friday quiz! (OK, so it's Saturday, but that's just to confuse Morkin. ;) )

Since it's a short one, no more than two correct guesses per person until 12 noon BST (1pm CET). After that, it's a free-for-all.

Image
by Rorthron
Fri Aug 10, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 171
Views: 7248

Re: Spectrum memes

by Rorthron
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1
Replies: 22
Views: 755

Re: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1

I believe it's the correct spelling. We're all so familiar with its terminology as a sexual crime, but it also means "to plunder" and if you read the sentence in that context it makes more sense. Not very PC but I guess that was in a day and age when that didn't matter as much. It was 1984, not 164...
by Rorthron
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday quiz - letter from a madman.
Replies: 23
Views: 517

Re: Friday quiz - letter from a madman.

Morkin wrote:
Fri Jul 27, 2018 6:25 pm
Doh - missed this one..! Nice quiz.. :)
Yeah, R-Tape mixed it up a bit this week, by doing it on ... a Friday morning. ;)
by Rorthron
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1
Replies: 22
Views: 755

Re: unfortunate typo in crash magazine issue#1

Surely it should be "rage".
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Design/Ideas
Topic: Fruity Frank
Replies: 12
Views: 598

Re: Fruity Frank

Actually.... WARNING - pedantic classicist :D Pericles and Damocles are Classical names. The pronunciation of Greek at that time was quite different from modern Greek. For example, the first letter of Damocles (delta) was then pronounced like an English D, not a modern Greek delta. The standard Engl...