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by Ralf
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: Chibi Akumas Epsidode 1 - V1.666 coming to spectrum 128k in 2018!
Replies: 3
Views: 76

Re: Chibi Akumas Epsidode 1 - V1.666 coming to spectrum 128k in 2018!

I can see it now too, probably something was blocking the image on computer in my work.

I suppose Spectrum version is in right bottom corner. Currently it needs some working to reduce colour clash but it already shows a big potential.
by Ralf
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: New loading screens by Andy Green
Replies: 23
Views: 556

Re: New loading screens by Andy Green

This winter picture is great. On ZxArt there is also a version without Speccy characters.

I don't remeber if anybody before on Spectrum draw trees with combination of navy and white colours. They are most contrasting colours non black in Spectrum palette and it's looks really good.
by Ralf
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Disney now co-own the ZX Spectrum. Seriously.
Replies: 11
Views: 174

Re: Disney now own the ZX Spectrum. Seriously.

There are two possibilities. It can mean nothing. Or it can mean trouble. I don't know yet what trouble exactly but Disney is infamous for their lawyers and copyrights obsession.
by Ralf
Thu Dec 14, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: Showcase your work!
Topic: Chibi Akumas Epsidode 1 - V1.666 coming to spectrum 128k in 2018!
Replies: 3
Views: 76

Re: Chibi Akumas Epsidode 1 - V1.666 coming to spectrum 128k in 2018!

I don't see any screenshot, just the text "image" and that's all. :(
by Ralf
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:34 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Christmas themed titles?
Replies: 12
Views: 162

Re: Christmas themed titles?

Definitely Christmas, as the reyes magos (the magic kings) are very important in xmas in Spain and most central and south american countries (not sure if also in eastern europe) where children get their xmas gifts from them (not Santa) in the night of 5th january. We know about them and celebrate t...
by Ralf
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Christmas themed titles?
Replies: 12
Views: 162

Re: Christmas themed titles?

Also it seems that you miss 3 Reyes Magos:

https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.p ... 6&id=27998

I believe it's about these guys so it's definitely Christmas theme:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biblical_Magi
by Ralf
Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Christmas themed titles?
Replies: 12
Views: 162

Re: Christmas themed titles?

This one:
https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.p ... 96&id=7507

It's a Polish demo containing a collection of traditional Polish Christmas carols (load in 128 kB mode and press numbers to hear them)
by Ralf
Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: New games from Mojon Twins: Fase Bonus The Game
Replies: 1
Views: 67

New games from Mojon Twins: Fase Bonus The Game

You probably know Mojon Twins. They released dozens of games like they were some kind of factory. Each of them separately is quite nice. But try playing several of them one after another and you'll get a strong feeling of deja vu, a feeling that you are actually playing the same game ;) So they did ...
by Ralf
Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The A-Z of the best Speccy games (modern: post-1993)
Replies: 21
Views: 286

Re: The A-Z of the best Speccy games (modern: post-1993)

I'll try to do the rarest letters where we don't have so much choice: Q: Quadrax - cool logical game from Slovakia https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=9403 Y: Yumiko in the Haunted Mansion - average game but out of lack of others at Y ;) https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=...