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for the older amongst us (spectrum users)

Discussion in 'PCCG Archive' started by quad, 5 Oct 2004.

  1. quad

    Gangster

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  2. pumaz

    Soldato

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    Location: Nottingham

    Bought back memories for me :)

    especialy "R Tape loading Error"

    lol
     
  3. Wyrdo

    Capodecina

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    Location: Darlington, UK

    Hehe no sound on this machine and I'm playing Dawn of War on the other but that did bring back memories!
     
  4. Spudgun

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 1,488

    very nostalgic. However, not many of the games featured there would run on the original 16k speccy, but who wants to be picky eh?
     
  5. Jokester

    Don

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    Location: Aberdeenshire

    Those were the days.

    Jokester
     
  6. jonnyg

    Hitman

    Joined: 7 Apr 2004

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    Location: Banbury/Coventry Uni

    lol jokester, with a compy like the one in your sig, i wouldn't be spendin time thinking about 16k speccys. but ill let you off this once. :p

    btw, a bit of trivia, the song is "hey hey 16k by MJ Hibbet and the Validators" ... not sure if it says on the site, but thought i post regardless
     
  7. Jokester

    Don

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    Location: Aberdeenshire

    Those were the days when programming was an art, what they achieved with such limited hardware is incredible.

    Jokester

    Edit: The original Elite would still be in my top 10 games.
     
  8. Grandmaster Fap!

    Sgarrista

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    Location: España

    Ahh i miss colour clash:D
     
  9. ImMrChris

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    Location: Herne Bay, UK

    10 print" class ";
    20 goto10

    :D
     
  10. quad

    Gangster

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    Location: at my desk

    I'm just trying to play jetset willy on a emulator but its asking for the code located at L4. Anyone got codes??
     
  11. Vandle

    Mobster

    Joined: 14 Jul 2004

    Posts: 2,618

    Location: Melbourne , Oz.

  12. Grandmaster Fap!

    Sgarrista

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    Location: España

    Oh hell 17-18 i need a life!!:eek:
     
  13. gord

    Capodecina

    Joined: 18 Oct 2003

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    Location: Midlands

    8-18

    and ive never played any of the originally

    too young......what a generation i missed eh

    ah, well, likin the current generation....more RTW
     
  14. ImMrChris

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  15. samcat

    Mobster

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    Location: Near Bristol, Uk

    6/18...

    Buts thats on my work pc with no sound!
    I was brought up on those games, brilliant fun!

    CYa,
    Sam C
     
  16. Davey_Pitch

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    Location: Liverpool, UK

  17. iJedi

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 1,937

    Location: Liverpool

    POKES...... not heard that word used in years..... ahhh the memories
     
  18. OtherSide

    Mobster

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    Location: Preston.

    Ah, I loved those days :).
     
  19. derthballs

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    Location: Paisley, Scotland

    18 out of 18

    im a geek and im proud of it - good memories with the audio though :)

    (i did have to guess burger time but got lucky, so its technically a 17 unless it was hidden in my unconcious psyche somewhere.

    :D
     
  20. $anch3z

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 9 Nov 2003

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    Location: nr Exeter

    16 of 18 :eek: and those rubber keys eeuuuwwwwwww