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by Morkin
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game of the day...
Replies: 71
Views: 3532

Re: Game of the day...

Used to enjoy that game... Seemed very slick & polished.

One of Players better efforts.
by Morkin
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: New Database Model ZXDB
Replies: 17
Views: 736

Re: New Database Model ZXDB

Normally I would cope with it anyway, but I hurt my pulse wrist this month playing soccer, had to keep an arm immobilized until last night, so it was much harder to use the keyboard to edit ZXDB. Proof indeed that Brazilian football is truly on the decline... :twisted: ( "Too sooooon...?" - Ed) Wel...
by Morkin
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz - backstories
Replies: 32
Views: 194

Re: Friday Quiz - backstories

R-Tape wrote:
Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:48 am
Just these left:
2 - It has been blue once, this sun. As blue as ice, and as hot as Satan's Heart.
Horace goes Skiing?
by Morkin
Fri Jul 20, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Friday Quiz - backstories
Replies: 32
Views: 194

Re: Friday Quiz - backstories

R-Tape wrote:
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:50 am
3 - The sort of town where rebuilding means a new coat of paint, and where people queue up to queue up for a job!
Urban Upstart!
by Morkin
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Design/Ideas
Topic: What are we waiting for?
Replies: 8
Views: 375

Re: What are we waiting for?

Am quite surprised a mockup sprite hasn't appeared yet... ;)
by Morkin
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Penetrator key hack - fire and right separate
Replies: 13
Views: 352

Re: Penetrator key hack - fire and right separate

After a certain danger level, the missiles seem to be so erratic they seem to destroy each other a lot. Sometimes made the game easier..!
by Morkin
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 152
Views: 5516

Re: Spectrum memes

by Morkin
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion
Replies: 20
Views: 385

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

stformatjez wrote:
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:19 pm
Penetrator then Power Drift for me :) Almost the first and almost the last Specy games I played!

Another slightly obscure early one I played round at my friends: Pterodactyl!
Pterodactyl? ...Do you mean this one? ;)
by Morkin
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Help identifying spectrum hand coded games
Replies: 17
Views: 456

Re: Help identifying spectrum hand coded games

I can't place where the snake is from now, it's bugging me... :x

Nice artwork - I like the Iron Maiden one. Sometimes I used to try to trace pixels from blown up images in Crash, SU etc. to try to recreate graphics.
by Morkin
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: 16/48 Tape Magazine 03 - February 1984
Replies: 4
Views: 126

Re: 16/48 Tape Magazine 03 - February 1984

The text adventure looks cool with those very crafted graphics (and the Sinclair robot), it doesn't match with average quality! :D Yeah, pretty short but impressive considering it's written in BASIC (apart from the pics which are called in machine code). Despite being in BASIC the arcade games have...