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by ivarf
Fri Aug 10, 2007 2:18 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Amstrad bought by Sky. What now for Speccy stuff?
Replies: 22
Views: 2077

Ah, all the possabilities :P

Image

image by Wayne Venomous earlier posted on http://cpczone.net/boards/
by ivarf
Tue Aug 07, 2007 5:53 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which is better: Sinclair or Amstrad?
Replies: 106
Views: 6650

jajaja :D

My main purpose was to show the strong interconnections as well as having a go at all the stupid quizes on this site
by ivarf
Tue Aug 07, 2007 2:59 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Dizzy
Replies: 130
Views: 7942

Thanks Mrs Ant :) Now with that issue settled, lets move on to the CPC vs Atari ST screenshot. Which one looks better? ;) I assume their playability is about the same on both version. I have only tried the CPC and PC versions
by ivarf
Tue Aug 07, 2007 2:49 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which is better: Sinclair or Amstrad?
Replies: 106
Views: 6650

Amstrad - Sinclair http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinclair_Research_Ltd : In 1986 the company sold its entire computer product range and the "Sinclair" brand name to Amstrad.[9][10] This deal did not involve the company, merely its name and products Warner - Atari http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atari in...
by ivarf
Mon Aug 06, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which is better: Sinclair or Amstrad?
Replies: 106
Views: 6650

To those that didn't notice, I listed two companies;

Atari (Infogrammes, Ocean, Amiga, Warner, Commodore, Atari)

and Sky (Amstrad,Sinclair)
by ivarf
Mon Aug 06, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Dizzy
Replies: 130
Views: 7942

why do the Speccyscreen only have 4 colours in the main window in the screenshot shown? On the CPC this is a limitation of the screen-mode used. The upper part of the screen could have had 4 other colours or say 16 colours if lowres 160x200 had been used in that part. Is there a technical reason for...
by ivarf
Mon Aug 06, 2007 3:00 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Which is better: Sinclair or Amstrad?
Replies: 106
Views: 6650

Which is better?

Sinclair
Amstrad
Sky


another one:

Commodore
Atari
Amiga
Warner
Infogrammes
Ocean
by ivarf
Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:52 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Retro Games One Word Association
Replies: 6013
Views: 114468

ZX Spectrum
by ivarf
Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:51 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Dizzy
Replies: 130
Views: 7942

Who cares? And the ST is just a CPC with a faster CPU and a larger screen to move around It would be cool to add the ST and Amiga to the 8-bit comparasion screen and score the games not relative to what the machines can do, but relative to each other. The best game would receive 100% no mather how m...
by ivarf
Wed Aug 01, 2007 2:33 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The 8-bit GAME COMPARISON Thread
Replies: 1111
Views: 157512

LOL, they would then all look like the green Atari 8-bit Gauntlet picture (in this tread) :lol:
by ivarf
Wed Aug 01, 2007 12:55 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Amstrad bought by Sky. What now for Speccy stuff?
Replies: 22
Views: 2077

ahh, the Pace Dreamcast box? whatever happend to that? I saw some pictures of it in 2001/2002 and then nothing..
by ivarf
Wed Aug 01, 2007 7:25 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: The problem with Amstrad games
Replies: 188
Views: 8755

http://homepages.tesco.net/parsonsp/assets/images/ArmalyteLoading.gif http://linkchecker.stacken.kth.se/c64/images/armalyte.gif Yep, the first image looks like a typical C64-image ande the second looks like a much better Amstrad CPC RGB-image. Does it look like the second image on C64-monitors? If ...
by ivarf
Wed Aug 01, 2007 7:19 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Amstrad bought by Sky. What now for Speccy stuff?
Replies: 22
Views: 2077

>Ultimate-games on ROMs...

Cool, the rest of us used tapes ;o)