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by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 243
Views: 21550

Re: Cover artists

Juan F. Ramirez wrote:
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:16 pm
So the question is... as we don't know the artist but the company he worked for... should this company be in the credits instead of the artist itself?

What do you think?

My opinion is 'no'
Agreed.
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best Speccy game by Ultimate: vote
Replies: 38
Views: 2050

Re: The best Speccy game by Ultimate: vote

1. Jetpac.
2. Atic Atac.
3. Cookie.
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

GRAPHICS QUIZZES A. Treasure Identify which games the following treasure graphics come from. CLUES https://vgy.me/Z9inwP.png ANSWERS 1. Sam Stoat Safebreaker. 2. Sabre Wulf. 3. Catacombs of Balachor. 4. Jetpac. 5. Wizard’s Lair. 6. Boulder Dash. 7. Megabucks. 8. Knight Lore. 9. Robin of the Wood. 1...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

LETTER QUIZZES The letters in these quizzes all come from Spectrum games. Identify which games. 1. In-game fonts (with added blurriness). CLUES http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj142/rlg1000/Picture1_zpsada92313.jpg ANSWERS A. Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future. B. Bored of the Rings, The Boggit, The ...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

INLAY MASHUP QUIZZES These are composite images made up of tiles from various game covers. Identify the games. 1. CLUES http://i1016.photobucket.com/albums/af288/Thirdharmoniser/InlayMashUpQuiz2_zpsa10c9d80.jpg ANSWERS A1. Underwurlde. B1. Kayleth. C1. Cavern Fighter. D1. Adventure B: Inca Curse. E...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

ADVERT SLOGAN QUIZ The clues are all slogans from Spectrum games adverts. Guess which games. CLUES 1. Space is deeper than you think... 2. You've found your way in, but is there a way out? 3. Will you be able to keep your cool when the stakes are high? 4. The ultimate warrior, the ultimate game. 5....
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

T9 QUIZ The following are all spectrum game titles encoded according to the T9 text messaging alphabet. Decipher the codes. https://i.vgy.me/AfpmOy.png CLUES A. 34735673 B. 7426847 C. 6328587 D. 72627262 E. 62824 329 F. 64543 G. 84262867 H. 52737 77823 I. 8743486 J. 26662636 K. 7243 6837 667269 L. ...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

NO-VOWEL QUIZZES The following are all Spectrum game titles with the vowels removed. Work out which games they are. CLUES 1. ltrg 2. mcdmbmpr 3. sct 4. gghd 5. nfrcts 6. spngslnd 7. dstr 8. smr 9. rk! 10. ndrdn 11. dynthlf 12. qnx 13. krwrrrs 14. llndlss 15. rdm 16. nntrrqs 17. rvrs 18. trnrp 19. w...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

ZXWORD This is a full crossword in a grid. The clues are all Spectrum related and fall into three categories: 1. “straight”, which are standard definitional clues (though those ending in question marks have slight twists), 2. “anagram”, which involves rearranging the letters, and 3. “cryptic”, whic...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Sinclair Miscellaneous
Topic: Rorthron's Quizopedia
Replies: 10
Views: 520

Re: Rorthron's Quizopedia

TWO-PART CRYPTIC CLUES These are traditional cryptic clues, which each contain both a cryptic element and a straight element. They follow the rules set out in my Cryptic Quiz Guide: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/forums/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=230 The answers are all game titles. CLUES Games: 1. The ...