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by Ersh
Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with T: discussion
Replies: 28
Views: 589

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

Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles. Short and easy but fun and nice looking.
by Ersh
Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Elite - Firebird original 128k bypass the lenslok?
Replies: 7
Views: 244

Re: Elite - Firebird original 128k bypass the lenslok?

You could always take a photo with your phone, transfer it to your computer and use Lenskey to get the code. It might be a bit cumbersome doing that every game session but it should at least work.
by Ersh
Fri Nov 09, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Brand new software!
Topic: Old Tower
Replies: 27
Views: 1086

Re: Old Tower

Excellent! Thanks for including a 48k version as well!
by Ersh
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with S: vote
Replies: 65
Views: 1953

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

Fixed. I'm referring to David writing the machine code on paper and Helen inputting it, but yep—it's still impressive :mrgreen: It's interesting that the graphics were done by a friend with a background in graphic design, but no familiarity with the Spectrum (that's the impression I have anyway). I...
by Ersh
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with S: vote
Replies: 65
Views: 1953

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

Lots of great games, though I had to go for Skooldaze. Sheer brilliance in design, innovation and fun. Also, the way it was developed is pretty impressive as well.
by Ersh
Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: AY emulation testing
Replies: 37
Views: 1335

Re: AY emulation testing

8. No emulator is, of course, capable of displaying the Spectrum output at its native 50 fps. This isn’t the fault of any particular emulator, naturally, but rather the systems they runs on: most modern computers are locked to a 60 Hz refresh rate. Most, if not all, PC emulators support 50hz, and I...
by Ersh
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 221
Views: 10793

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Drawing with the aid of a grid has been used for hundreds of years and is still in practise today, especially when doing larger work. It's a pretty easy method once you get it down.

Edit: Joefish was quicker. :)
by Ersh
Fri Sep 07, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Friday quiz!!! Game menus
Replies: 36
Views: 918

Re: Friday quiz!!! Game menus

18 - Psytron