26Jan/150

The Spectrum Show #36

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In this episode we get all the Sinclair news and top selling Spectrum games from January 1986.

It's arcade shoot out time again, this time we check out Berzerk clones.

18Dec/140

The Spectrum Show #35

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In this episode we get all the Sinclair news and top selling Spectrum games from December 1985. We explore the evolution of game cover art.

We review Blasteroids, Race Fun and Xanthius, take a look at the new game Altair.

8Nov/140

The Spectrum Show #34

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In this episode we get all the Sinclair news and top selling Spectrum games from November 1985. We take a look at the Cheetah Rat - an infra-red, wireless joystick.

13Oct/140

Reconstruction Chaos by Newart [1st at CC’2010]

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30Sep/140

The Spectrum Show #33

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In this episode we get all the Sinclair news and top selling Spectrum games from October 1985. We try to compare the masses of frogger clones, we review some older games, take a look at a newer title, pay a visit to type in corner, give you some playing tips and end with my demo of the month.

30Sep/140

The Spectrum Show #32

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In this episode we get all the latest Sinclair news and top selling Spectrum games from September 1985. It's the second part of our lightgun feature, and we test the Cheetah Defender. We review some older games and a new game. We drop into Type-in corner, we have Playing tips and the Demo Of The Month.

22Sep/140

The Spectrum Show #31

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It's the new series!

In this episode we get all the latest Sinclair news and top selling Spectrum games from October 1985. We break out the Magnum Light Phaser and put it to the test. We review some older games and a new game. Type-in corner is back. We also have two new sections: Playing tips and Demo Of The Month.

22Sep/140

IVP 2014— slideshow [YouTube]

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30Aug/140

Chaos Constructions 2014 Official Video Stream

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17Aug/140

Revival 2014 — Ocean Software Q&A

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Retro Asylum attended the Ocean Q&A at Revival 2014 in Wolverhampton 9-10 August 2014.

Panel members are: Paul Owens, Matthew Cannon, Phil Trelford, Mark Jones, Simon Butler and Jim Bagley.

17Aug/140

RZX Archive: Zombi Terror Walkthrough

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22Jul/140

Retro Asylum: CJ in the USA

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CJ the elephant returned to the ZX Spectrum in 1989, in a superb follow up to his last outing. This time CJ has to rescue his family who were capture an taken to the USA.

30Jun/140

The Spectrum Show #30

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In the last episode of the series, we take a look at the news and top selling Spectrum games from July 1985. In an end of series special, we take a look at probably the best known game publisher on the Spectrum, Ultimate Play The Game.

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9Jun/140

Retro Asylum: The Trap Door

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9Jun/142

RZX Archive: Super Mario Bros. (Playable Demo) Walkthrough

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9Jun/141

TSS 16K — Firebirds

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A very early Phoenix variant from Softek — but is it any good?

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