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by PeteProdge
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with Q: discussion
Replies: 17
Views: 270

The best classic Speccy game beginning with Q: discussion

It is going to be slim pickings here for the letter Q, unsurprisingly. I think if I listed every Spectrum game beginning with Q, it would only be marginally longer than the previous voting selections for some of the most common letters. Anyways, I'm putting forward... Q10 Tankbuster by Zeppelin Qarx...
by PeteProdge
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: vote
Replies: 20
Views: 679

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

hitm4n wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:58 pm
Lets not do O again. May i suggest Q instead ;)
Aaaargh! My bad, as the Americans say.
by PeteProdge
Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: vote
Replies: 20
Views: 679

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

Well, there you go. Pjyamarama wins - narrowly - with 7 votes. Hot on its tail, Popeye, with 6 votes. Ping Pong is third (5 votes) and Penetrator is fourth (3 votes). Pac-Mania, Panzadrome and Paperboy are joint fifth. Then yer also-rans with 1 vote each: Painter; Pang; Perico Delgado Maillot Amaril...
by PeteProdge
Fri Jul 27, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Spectrum memes
Replies: 171
Views: 7113

Re: Spectrum memes

R-Tape wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:26 pm
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This is just perfect. Genuine LOLs from me. I've took the liberty of posting this on Twitter and Facebook (I have credited you of course). I don't care that it's niche to an everyday audience, it's a brilliant gag and the 'right' people understand it!
by PeteProdge
Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: vote
Replies: 20
Views: 679

The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: vote

Right then, later than usual, but here we go... Pac-Land by Grandslam https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/SCRtoImage.php?SCR=pub/sinclair/screens/load/p/scr/Pac-Land.scr https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/pub/sinclair/screens/in-game/p/Pac-Land.gif Pac-Mania by Grandslam https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/SCR...
by PeteProdge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion
Replies: 23
Views: 649

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

And I have a question: Phantomas has a sequel, Phantomas 2 (excellent game, my fave Dinamic game) but released as 'Vampyre' in the UK. Should we include it here or in the V thread? I think we should take into account the original release. Good point. I think it should be included here. Original bei...
by PeteProdge
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion
Replies: 23
Views: 649

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

I'm going to get the vote started a day later - tomorrow from 10am. Another 'thing' has just come up (and I'll explain these soon).
by PeteProdge
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion
Replies: 23
Views: 649

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

Vampyre wrote:
Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:50 am
3D Pool (Firebird)
That'll come under '#' (numeric characters), which will be the 'letter' after Z.
by PeteProdge
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion
Replies: 23
Views: 649

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

Pac-Land: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=3577 nothing special but I recall some people like it I'm baffled. The only people I know who like it, like the arcade version, or indeed pretty much ANY version other than the Spectrum. I include myself in this. The bodged conversion of...
by PeteProdge
Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion
Replies: 23
Views: 649

The best classic Speccy game beginning with P: discussion

Right then... Pac-Mania by Grandslam Pang by Ocean Panic Dizzy by Code Masters Paperboy by Elite Pentagram by Ultimate Peter Beardsley's International Football by Grandslam Phantis by Dinamic Software Phantomas by Dinamic Software Pinball by Sagittarian Software Ping Pong by Imagine Pipe Mania by Em...