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Saturday 29 December 2018
Merry Xmas - I hope Santa had a good rummage in your stockings. Or - erm - something. I'd planned to do this in time for Xmas, but had a few laptop issues. Tch, eh?
- Paul "EQ" Collins provided a correction for the solutions for Final Chorus, The,
Lifeboat, Pendant Of Logryn, The, Wizard, What Wizard?.
- In assisting Paul (by proxy of me asking on Facebook), Gareth Pitchford provided a tip for Leopold the Minstrel.
- Daren "RZX Archive" Pearcy pointed out I had missed a load of RZX entries and
videos. Turns out I'd made a mistake with the script I use to compare Tipshop
and RZX Archive (Clod. Ed).. Hopefully all sorted, now!
- While doing some stuff for WoS, I found a tip by Mark Sturdy for Quatris (for the Sam Coupe).
- Eugene Lisovy provided POKEs for Aladdin, Bean Brothers,
B-Squared, Eggsterminator, The, Lupo Alberto, OctuKitty,
Old Tower, Red Planet, ROVR, Sophia, Stormfinch,
Survival ZX, Xevious and Zukinov.
- Dave Hughes provided POKEs for Nohzdyve - the game from that there Bandersnatch episode of Black Mirror.
- Hippy Smith provided maps for Frankenstein, Sentinel, The and Wolfman.
- Added RZX Archive entries for Astronaut Labyrinth, Davy Jones Locker,
Eggsterminator, The, Final Chorus, The, Frankenstein,
Leopold the Minstrel, Lifeboat, Moonscape - Escape from the Moon,
Old Tower, Pendant Of Logryn, The, Ring of Dreams, The, Rubicon,
Scary Mansion, Scrabble DeLuxe, Second Life,
Stir Crazy Featuring Bobo, Super Discus, Trail and
Wizard, What Wizard?.
Saturday 03 November 2018
Happy "Eat All Of Your Kids' Halloween Sweets" week! There's lots of good stuff this update - keep up the good work, folks!
- I fixed links for Wizards Spell.
- I fixed tips for Sentinel, The which had been listed for Sentinel. Thanks to Jim S for letting me know.
- Paul "EQ" Collins provided corrections for the solutions for Custerd`s Quest,
Fairly Difficult Mission, Giant Killer, House on the Tor
and Run, Bronwynn, Run!. He also provided a new solution for Jewel of Prophecy.
- Paul had asked for a POKE for Bite the Dust, so I was able to help out.
- Chris Hester provided copies of his original map and solution for Shimmerkin. He wrote the game,
so there's a good chance they're accurate!
- Andy Ford provided a cheat for WWF WrestleMania and POKEs for Rod-Land and Thoroughly Modern Willy.
- Eugene Lisovy provided replacement & additional POKEs for Zolyx; POKEs, cheats and tips for Ottifans, The.
Oh, and a couple of POKEs - Adventures of Jane Jelly - The Egg Diamond, The,
Adventures of Jane Jelly - The Treasure of Hotmarmalade, The,
Adventures Of Jane Jelly - The Treasure Of Zedin, The, All Hallows, Astronaut Labyrinth,
Baldy ZX, Blam, Blob The Cop, Castlevania: Spectral Interlude, Chopper Drop,
Chopper Mission, Circuitry, Deep Core Raider, Egghead, Evil Dead, The,
Fantasy Zone: Escape from the Pyramid, Fridge Frenzy, Gandalf, Harbinger 2 - The Void,
Heartbroken, Hyperkill, I.C.U.P.S., Ice Climber, Magic, Mina, La, Mini Fly,
MiniExplorer XXXI, Monty Mole, The Temple of Lost Souls, Monty's Last Strike, Nadral,
Night Stalker ZX, Ninja Gaiden Shadow Warriors, Ninjajar!, Nixy The Glade Sprite,
Page, the Curse of the Pharaoh, Page's Castle Quest, Pinball, 3D, Pitfall III: Wrath of Kingcrock,
Pooper Scooper, Prospector, Pumpkin Poe, Robots Rumble, Rubicon,
Ruff And Reddy In The Space Adventure, Souls, Space Disposal, Sqij 2018, Star Bowls,
Stompo, El, Tea-Leaf Ted, Toofy in Fan Land, Toofy's Winter Nuts, Treasure of Lumos, The,
Tujad, Tutankhamun, UWOL, Vallation: Escape the Pirate Planet, Viaje al Centro de la Napia,
Vixen and Voidrunner - phew!! I'd imagine he left a few games to be hacked by others?
- Graham "Turbo" Mason is back in action, and provided POKEs for Alter Ego, Back To Skool,
Daley Thompson's Decathlon, Donkey Kong, DreamWalker: Alter Ego 2, GraviBots,
Invasion of the Zombie Monsters, Join, Knight Rider, Ms. Pac-Man, MultiDude,
Pole Position, S.I.P., Sector: Invasion, Sector, Street Hawk - Subscribers Edition,
Street Hawk and Twinlight.
- Pgyuri provided a bug report, cheat and POKEs for Hover Droid; POKEs and tips for Comet Game, The and
POKEs for Revolver.
- Alessandro Grussu provided a solution for Unhallowed.
- Added RZX Archive links for Adicion, Adventure Holiday, All Hallows,
Balrog and the Cat, The, Beams of Light, Behind Closed Doors Seven, Buggy Ranger,
Case of the Obscene Mural, The, Corona Magica, La, Cracking Day Out - Starring EggHead, A,
Custerd's Quest, Dizzy - The Crash Edition, Everyday Tale of a Seeker of Gold, An,
Examination Investigation, Expert 4 Bank, Fairly Difficult Mission,
From Out Of A Dark Night Sky, Girl Who Was Death, The, Go to Jail, Hamon IV,
Hocus Focus, House on the Tor, The, Mafie - Pomsta Cerne Koc¨ky, Magic,
Manic Badger, Max Pickles Part 1: The Haunted Castle,
Max Pickles Part II: The Mine of Doom, Max Pickles Part III: The Price of Power,
McKensie, Mine Worker, Mrazik '88, Murder - He Said, New York Warriors,
Nick Carter, Not the Lord of the Rings, One of our Wombats is Missing,
Out of Africa, Pepsi Cola, Personal Computer Whirled!, Pirx, Podraz 4,
Pooper Scooper, Poradce, Prestavba, Pripad II, Pulse Warrior,
Ramsbottom Smith and the Quest for the Yellow Spheroid, Riptoff Plus,
Robots Rumble, Royal Adventures of a Common Frog, Run, Bronwynn, Run!,
Sentinel, Shadow on Glass, A, Sorcerer of Claymorgue Castle, The,
SPONGE, Spych, Stella d'Argento, Svyatogor the Bogatyr and Karachun the Sorcerer,
Timewise and Yie Ar Kung-Fu.
Friday 03 August 2018
Blimey - this March update took a while to come round, eh? Feels like about 6 months! (Ahem. Ed)... Suffice it to say that Real Life has got in the way a tad - let's crack on, shall we? (before something else stops you. Ed)
Slider provided a bug fix for Zythunm. Thanks to Stefano Pavone for sending it in.
Andy Ford provided more POKEs for Jet Set Willy, Jet Set Willy 16K and Manic Miner.
He also provided a bugfix for Roller Coaster and POKEs for Candy Fruit Attack, Digger Dan, Invaders, Jet Set Gertie, Knight Tyme, Motos, Spellbound, Stormbringer and Vegas Jackpot.
The singularly named Daren (who isn't Mr. RZX Archive, it seems) provided tips for Aliens.
Mr. Anonymous provided a cheat for Rod-Land (erm, back in 2006 - oops). Thanks to Einar Saukas for forwarding it on.
Uros Sajko provided another solution for Eurorun.
Guillermo Gutierrez provided additional POKEs for Everyone's A Wally to go with the ones Mike_Myers provided earlier.
An old skool legend has returned, and is back hacking - Graham "Turbo" Mason provided POKEs for Daley Thompson's Supertest.
GoodBoy provided a cheat for Turrican II.
Pgyuri provided additional information on the cheat for Rock 'n' Roll, and a bug fix for Death Wake.
Sergio Baldovi provided a tip for Netwalk.
I finally got my finger out, and did something close to a proper comparison of RZX Archive and Tipshop (thanks to Daren providing a list of RZX entries).
Added fixed/updated/new entries for [deep breath]...
Aeon, Alien, Aliens, Amity's Vile,
Another Brick on the Wall 2, Another Brick on the Wall,
Arkanoid, Atomix, B.A.D., Ball Crazy, Blam,
Bluber - The Last Odisey, Bricker, Bricky, B-Squared,
Bulgarian Requiem, A, Castle of Sorrow, Chicks&Bricks,
Circuitry, Cracking Day Out - Starring EggHead, A,
Crazy Caverns, Crime Santa Clause: Deja Vu,
Darkwing Duck, Demon in Danger, Detektiv,
Dizzy 8: Little Joke, Dizzy,
Dizzy and the Mystical Letter, Dogmole Tuppowski,
Dredd Over Eels, Drunk Dizzy, Dungeon Raiders,
Dungeonette, Egghead 6: Egghead Goes to Town,
Eric & the Floaters, Escape from Castle,
Escape From the Sewers, Escape,
Extraordinarios Casos del Dr. Van Halen Caso 1: Misterio en la Catedral, Los,
Fantasy Zone: Escape from the Pyramid, Flappy, The Ghost,
Fuddo & Slam, Futurezoo, Guerra de las Vajillas, La,
Harbinger 2 - The Void,
Hero Quest: Return of the Witch Lord, How to be a Complete Bastard,
Impossabubble, Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Everlasting Life,
Inheritance: Panic in Las Vegas, The,
Jet Set Willy 64: Flash Manic Miner, Jewels of Darkness,
Jilly's Farm Volume 1... SokoBAArn, Kane, Katanga,
Kewin I, King's Ransom, Knights, Krakout 2,
Krakout 3, Krakout 4, Krakout 5, Kryssy 2, Kryssy 3,
Kryssy, Ladatologato Jatek, Lava,
Lost in Worlds, Madam Blavskja's Carnival Macabre,
Mafie - Pomsta Cerne Koc¨ky, Manic Miner: Matthew Smith 2008 Remix,
Manic Miner ZX81, Mantronix, Mario, Mario, Matrix,
Mazogs, Merry Man, Moon Wind,
Mr. Hyde's Murder, Mr Top Hat, Mutant Fortress,
N.E.I.L. Android, Ninjakul in the AUIC Temple,
Nixy The Glade Sprite, Oink!, OPZ, Paradise Lost,
Piskworks, Pixy the Microdot, Poder Oscuro, El,
Podraz 4, Podraz X, Podzemni mesto,
Postman Pat 3: To the Rescue, Punkyman,
Pushbot, Qbox, Quahappy, Real Stunt Experts, The,
Redhawk, Robin the Outlaw, Rockfall, ROVR, Rubicon,
Scuttlebutt, Seto Taisho to Kazan, Snake Escape,
Snowman, The, Sootland, Sophia, Space Saving Mission,
Sputnik, Stevie Dotman, SuperCom, Swords of Bane,
Tea-Leaf Ted, Thompson Twins Adventure, The,
Thoroughly Modern Willy, Topo Mix Game, Total Recall (demo),
Well 2, The, Well, The, World War Simulator: Part II, The,
Worm In Paradise, The and XOR.
And fixed/updated/new YouTube RZX video links for:
Action Biker, Aeon, Airborne Ranger, Alien,
Aliens (UK Version), Amazing Rocketeer, The,
Basil the Great Mouse Detective, Beach Volley, Blam,
Blizzard Pass, Blood 'n' Guts, Bluber - The Last Odisey,
Bobby Yazz Show, The, Bobsleigh,
Bomber Bob in Pentagon Capers, Boovie 2, Boovie,
Bored of the Rings, Boulder Dash II: Rockford's Riot,
Brad Blasts the Galactic Barbarians, B-Squared,
Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Carlos Michelis (Demo),
Castle of Sorrow, Chimera, Chip's Challenge,
Circuitry, Crime Santa Clause,
Crystal Kingdom Dizzy (2017 remake), Days of Thunder,
Demon from the Darkside, Diamond Dungeon,
Dizzy - Crash Special Edition, Dizzy X: Journey to Russia,
Dogmole Tuppowski, Dredd Over Eels, Drunk Dizzy,
Dungeon Raiders, Dungeonette, Earth Shaker,
Egghead 6: Egghead Goes to Town, Escape From the Sewers,
Evening Star, Fairlight,
Fantasy Zone: Escape from the Pyramid, Fish!,
Flappy, The Ghost, Flynn's Adventure in Bombland,
Freddie Laker's Airline Capers, Frogger, Gem Chaser 2,
Gem Chaser, Genghis Khan, Geoff Capes Strong Man,
Ghost Castle 2, Ghost Castle, Goody, Gravity Wars,
Great Gurianos, Gunfighter, Harbinger 2 - The Void,
Highway Encounter, How to be a Complete Bastard, IK+,
Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Everlasting Life,
Inheritance, The, International Karate, Jack the Ripper,
Jet Set Willy 128K, Jilly's Farm Volume 1... SokoBAArn,
Jinxter, King Valley, Klad: Chast' 1, Knights,
Komando II, Kryssy 2, Kryssy 3, Kryssy,
Lala Prologue, Lancelot (Mandarin Software), Lava,
Lords of Midnight, The, Main Blow, The, Majikazo,
Manchester United Europe, Maritrini, Freelance Monster Slayer,
Master of Magic, Masters Of The Universe - The Movie,
Maziacs, Misco Jones: Raiders of the lost Vah-Ka,
Mister Gas, Mockatetris, MODERATE RETRIBUTION,
Monkey J. in: The Treasure of the Gold Temple That Was Lost in the Forest Until He (or She?) Found I,
Monono, Monster Maze, 3D, Montana Jones II,
Monty Mole and The Temple of Lost Souls, More Tea, Vicar?,
Morris Meets the Bikers, N.E.I.L. Android, Ned's Garden,
Night Shift, Nixy The Glade Sprite, Oink!,
Operation Red Refrigerator, OPZ, Paradise Lost,
Perseus & Andromeda, Phantomas Saga: Infinity,
Phantomas Tales #1: Marsport,
Phantomas Tales #4: Severin Sewers, Phantomasa 2,
Piggy, Piggy, Pipe Mania,
Pitfall III - Wrath of Kingcrock, Planet of Shades,
Plummet, Podder, Poder Oscuro, El, Popeye,
Popeye, Poseidon: Planet Eleven, Preliminary Monty,
Punkyman, Pushbot, Qbox, Quadrax, Quahappy,
Real Stunt Experts, The, Redhawk, rEdIvIvUs,
reniM cinaM, Repton 2, Retrobsesion II, Retrobsesion,
Rigel's Revenge, Robin the Outlaw, ROVR, Rubicon,
Samantha Fox Strip Poker 128K, Scuttlebutt,
Seto Taisho to Kazan, Shard of Inovar, Smagly 2,
Snake Escape, Sophia, Souls Remaster, Speccies 2, The,
Speccies, The, Spirit of Ninja, The, Sputnik, Stela,
Super Cars, Swords of Bane, Tea-Leaf Ted,
Thompson Twins Adventure, The, Thoroughly Modern Willy,
Thunder Blade, Thunderturds, Topo Mix Game,
Total Recall, VADE RETRO, Valley of the Dead,
Vampire Hunter Willy, Viaje al Centro de la Napia,
Waxworks, WEC Le Mans, Winnie-the-Pooh,
Worm in Paradise, The, and Yie Ar Kung-Fu.
There's bound to have been others, as I corrected lots of existing entries with missing/wonky details - but didn't note them down. Hey ho.
Wednesday 28 February 2018
Erm, yes... Sorry this January update (eh?! Ed) is a little late - Real Life etc.
- Patrick Furlong provided a bug report for Thundercats.
- Andy Ford pointed out that the POKEs for Pyramania work for Odd Job Eddie
(I'd put such a comment in for Pyramania, but not for Odd Job Eddie - doh!).
He's continued his annihilation of Manic Miner with even more POKEs (as POK files, as they're a bit long).
And provided POKEs for Alien Maze, Creepy Dungeons, Fahrenheit 3000,
Galactic Trooper, Halloween, Hobgoblin, Horace & the Spiders (Timex),
Horace Goes Skiing (Timex and Sinclair Research Ltd), Olli & Lissa 3, Olli and Lissa,
Penetrator (Timex, Melbourne House and Microbyte versions), Pssst,
Spiky Harold and Tunnel, 3D as well a type-in hack for Urban Upstart.
- Sand/makHeim provided POKEs for Bobby Carrot and Wunderwaffe.
- John Metcalf provided a map for Harvesting Moon, A.
- Guillermo Gutierrez provided a correction for one of the tips for Robin Of The Wood.
- Martin M. S. Pedersen provided 2 type in hacks for Wheelie, after he found the existing one from Sinclair User didn't work.
- Phil Reynolds provided some tips for Alcatraz Harry.
- Popocop provided the level codes for Jilly's Farm Volume 1 - SokoBAArn!.
- TomCaT provided tips for Roland's Rat Race.
- Updated the RZX Archive video links for Apulija-13, Chuckie Egg,
Commando and Lost In My Spectrum to use the newer HD versions Daren has done.
- Added RZX Archive entries for Adventures of Jane Jelly - The Egg Diamond, The, Baffo Jones,
Biscuits in Hell, Bobby Carrot, Bubble Frenzy,
Castle Capers, Computer, Corruption,
Crazy Kong City - Episode 1: Saving Helen Blond,
Crazy Kong City - Episode 2: Saving Kong, Days of Thunder,
Donkey Kong Jr. II, Donkey Kong Jr.,
Donkey Kong Reloaded Again, Dr Who - Surrender Time, Fish!,
Fist-Ro Fighter, Gandalf, Gimmick! Yumetaro Odyssey,
Good Night Kanga, Guild of Thieves, The, Invasive Species,
Jinxter, Lupo Alberto, Mag the Magician,
Mighty Final Fight, Mike, the Guitar,
Monkey J. in: The Treasure of the Gold Temple That Was Lost in the Forest Until He (or She?) Found It,
Ninja Gaiden Shadow Warriors, Omelettes For Breakfast,
Parachute, Pengo Quest, Pink Pills: Manic Moritz and the Meds,
Popeye, Rabid Mower, Sokob-XXX, Sqij 2018,
Stensontron, Stepping Stones, Strgol, Super Dragon Slayer,
Wunderwaffe, Zlaty Pohar and ZXombies: Dead Flesh.
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