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by MarkRJones1970
Mon Aug 10, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: H.E.R.O. Returns
Replies: 5
Views: 267

Re: H.E.R.O. Returns

That helmet is beautifully rendered!
by MarkRJones1970
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: ZXDB Fixes
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 454
Views: 41231

Re: Cover artists

Of course. If you have FB there's a whole Photo album I posted in respect to this on my Ocean Software page when we found it out.
by MarkRJones1970
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game of the day...
Replies: 407
Views: 48632

Re: Game of the day...

Being a fan of Avalon/Dragontorc, I was very excited when I started seeing the adverts and previews for Pyracurse. Hewson at a strong period in their lifetime. Ultimately I was a little disappointed when I played it - I just couldn't get anywhere. Nice that you get to play as a dog though... :lol: ...
by MarkRJones1970
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best Speccy game by Games Machine: discussion
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: The best Speccy game by Games Machine: discussion

Well it's got to be Skull isn't it? That's the only one I've ever heard of or seen any advertisments for. Seeing that Skull back in the day was pretty impressive
by MarkRJones1970
Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Currah μSpeech unit
Replies: 2
Views: 188

Re: Currah μSpeech unit

Doesn't work on a +2. :(
by MarkRJones1970
Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:02 am
Forum: ZXDB Fixes
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 454
Views: 41231

Re: Cover artists

Super Chopper: Kurt Goodwin did the music; the loading screen has a hidden signature "Ocean." But not sure what that means. https://i.postimg.cc/KkgXDJkB/super-chopper-ocean.jpg We think it's there because Super Chopper was written by the same person who was working on the unreleased Airwolf licenc...
by MarkRJones1970
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 421
Views: 82725

Re: Introduce yourself!

I'm Mark R. Jones, I had a hand in a couple of games back in the day and more recently too. I've been lurking for a while but miss talking about Spectrum games so am loking forward to joining in more.
by MarkRJones1970
Wed Aug 05, 2020 6:03 am
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Karnov and its great use of colour
Replies: 37
Views: 3878

Re: Karnov and its great use of colour

I bought Karnov on the Spectrum when it was new and have loved it ever since though it's really hard and I probably still haven't even seen half the game. When I got MAME I tried out the arcade version and actually think the Speccy version is better. The arcade game just doesn't look very good, it's...