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by leenew
Wed Sep 20, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: New member from Corby, Northants
Replies: 7
Views: 56

Re: New member from Corby, Northants

Micro User: http://bbcmicro.co.uk/index.php?rt_R=on&rt_O=on&rt_B=on&rt_M=on&rt_A=on&rt_U=on&rt_W=on&rt_N=on&rt_C=on&rt_L=on&search=micro+user&on_T=on&on_Y=on&on_P=on&on_A=on&on_G=on&on_S=on&on_Z=on Acorn User: http://bbcmicro.co.uk/...
by leenew
Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: Worth Taking a Look At
Replies: 2450
Views: 163631

Re: Worth Taking a Look At

Vela data logger ebay item: 272854910953
Lee.
by leenew
Sun Sep 17, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: archive requests
Topic: Dee-Kay and Ashley Greenup Railway Simulations
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Dee-Kay and Ashley Greenup Railway Simulations

Hi, Now I have the screenshots of the front pages of these games on bbcmicro.co.uk: http://bbcmicro.co.uk/index.php?rt_R=on&rt_O=on&rt_B=on&rt_M=on&rt_A=on&rt_U=on&rt_W=on&rt_N=on&rt_C=on&rt_L=on&search=railways&on_T=on&on_Y=on&on_P=on&on_A=on&...
by leenew
Sat Sep 16, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: archive requests
Topic: Dee-Kay and Ashley Greenup Railway Simulations
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Dee-Kay and Ashley Greenup Railway Simulations

Ah! thank you Pernod :D

Lee.
by leenew
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: archive requests
Topic: Dee-Kay and Ashley Greenup Railway Simulations
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Dee-Kay and Ashley Greenup Railway Simulations

Hi, I have prepared 28 railway simulations to go on bbcmicro.co.uk :wink: 2 by Ashley Greenup, and 26 by Dee-Kay Systems. Does anyone have any others?? Ashley Greenup: Depotmaster Finsbury Park Ashley Greenup: Depotmaster Old Oak Common Dee-Kay Systems: Class 50 Fleet Manager Dee-Kay Systems: Cornis...
by leenew
Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: archive submissions
Topic: Felix In The Factory key choice
Replies: 6
Views: 172

Re: Felix In The Factory key choice

I would say yes :D Make these the default versions, and I will add them to bbcmicro.co.uk too.

Lee.
by leenew
Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: adventures
Topic: Adventure International "Return to Pirate's Isle" PLUS Mystery Fun House and Pyramid of Doom
Replies: 19
Views: 1309

Re: Adventure International "Return to Pirate's Isle" PLUS Mystery Fun House and Pyramid of Doom

Thanks for looking :cry: I wonder if all the adventures were released in Jukic version and Howarth version? If so... why! What are the odds of you perfecting that engine of yours? **I would quite like an SSD of Return to pirate isle that mimics the Howarth engine in presentation :D Is it definitely ...
by leenew
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: archive submissions
Topic: Evening Star/Southern Belle 1992 Versions
Replies: 7
Views: 777

Re: Evening Star/Southern Belle 1992 Versions

Did anyone get any further with these?
Do you fancy sending them to BillC to archive Dave??

Lee.
by leenew
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: archive requests
Topic: MIA Model B Computing 8
Replies: 9
Views: 755

Re: MIA Model B Computing 8

Cheers for that Aran.
I have bought no.11 so I will report back when it arrives.

Lee.
by leenew
Sun Sep 10, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: Two BBC Micros free around Mar 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 598

Re: Two BBC Micros free around Mar 2018

:D Dave - you are sooooooooooo nice!!! =D>

Lee.
by leenew
Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: archive requests
Topic: MIA Model B Computing 8
Replies: 9
Views: 755

Re: MIA Model B Computing 8

No.
Right, that's out of the way.... :D
Mick, I knew I sent you all the Model B computing games that I could find, but I don't actually know anything about this publication. Moist sources say "tape magazine". Does that mean just a tape without a magazine? :?

Lee.
by leenew
Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 4136
Views: 215061

Re: Today I received.....

Lardo, I think you have explained yourself very well.
It isn't *always* about the money, or the investment.
Build it and enjoy your ZX81. =D>
Having said that... I wouldn't build it :lol:

Lee.
by leenew
Thu Sep 07, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Which gadgets and computers do you remember from school?
Replies: 7
Views: 242

Re: Which gadgets and computers do you remember from school?

Oooh! I must be a bit younger than Martin :D We had a Research Machines 380Z on the obligatory trolley and a Pet 2001 with the terrible chicklet keyboard. Great memories of Nightmare Park... probably the first computer game I ever played. Our first programming assignments were sent off to a mainfram...
by leenew
Thu Sep 07, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: adventures
Topic: Elk Adventure Club
Replies: 4
Views: 151

Re: Elk Adventure Club

I think that article basically says Larry only wrote those 3 titles for the Elk.... :wink:

Lee.
by leenew
Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: adventures
Topic: Adventure International "Return to Pirate's Isle" PLUS Mystery Fun House and Pyramid of Doom
Replies: 19
Views: 1309

Re: Adventure International "Return to Pirate's Isle" PLUS Mystery Fun House and Pyramid of Doom

Hi Tautology, You don't happen to have "Mystery Fun House" or "Questprobe Hulk" that uses the Brian Howarth engine do you? If you see here: http://bbcmicro.co.uk/index.php?rt_R=on&rt_O=on&rt_B=on&rt_M=on&rt_A=on&rt_U=on&rt_W=on&rt_N=on&rt_C=on&...
by leenew
Wed Sep 06, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: bbcmicro.co.uk
Topic: search and alternative versions
Replies: 2
Views: 121

Re: search and alternative versions

Yes, unfortunately I agree with Lurkio :lol: My idea was to have the "Alternative Versions" tick box UNticked by default and have search function exactly as it does now, where child games are invisible, but the information is there on the details page of the parent. BUT, if a user should t...
by leenew
Wed Sep 06, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: bbcmicro.co.uk
Topic: Help required for the new BBC games archive
Replies: 307
Views: 15698

Re: Help required for the new BBC games archive

Probably because it is 2 words "Mega Apocalypse" and the search doesn't find "Megaapocalypse" as 1 word... :-k
Lee.
by leenew
Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: emulators
Topic: Latest version of BeebEm
Replies: 24
Views: 1671

Re: Latest version of BeebEm

Hi,
Does anyone know why the MODE 7 emulation is not correct in "Shapes Game"?
It works fine on a real beeb, JSBeeb, and in B-Em, but the main sprite is corrupt in BeebEm....
Disc073-ShapesGame.zip
(4.19 KiB) Downloaded 11 times
by leenew
Fri Sep 01, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: Authors of one published game
Replies: 7
Views: 190

Re: Authors of one published game

J Spilsbury wrote Micro Power Adventure according to bbcmicro.co.uk

Lee.
by leenew
Wed Aug 30, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: adventures
Topic: Locks of Luck by Magus
Replies: 41
Views: 2058

Re: Locks of Luck by Magus

=D>
Perseverance!!
Well done :D

Lee.
by leenew
Sat Aug 26, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: archive requests
Topic: Missing Adventure games
Replies: 82
Views: 4394

Re: Missing Adventure games

Here is another missing adventure, located by iamaran in the "Computer & Video Games Book Of Adventure" from Melbourne House.
Could someone have a go at OCRing it... [-o<
lc-p111.jpg

lc-p112.jpg

lc-p113.jpg

lc-p114.jpg

lc-p115.jpg

lc-p116.jpg

lc-p117.jpg


Thanks!

Lee.
by leenew
Fri Aug 25, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: archive issues
Topic: Electron to BBC Conversions
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: Electron to BBC Conversions

Hi Mick I have tried the latest image on a real beeb and it plays well. I have tried it on BeebEm and it seems to be comparable. However, when playing it on B-Em, it is really sluggish, so I would ditch the differentiation between the emulators and I will try it again. Please bear in mind I still ha...
by leenew
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:13 pm
Forum: archive issues
Topic: Electron to BBC Conversions
Replies: 11
Views: 477

Re: Electron to BBC Converts

Has the slowing down made the game more jerky?
Can it be done in a smoother way?
Challenge? :D

Lee.
by leenew
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: archive requests
Topic: 767 flight simulator
Replies: 7
Views: 596

Re: 767 flight simulator

Everygamegoing says it came with a keyboard overlay that details the 34! :shock: keys that are used.
I reckon it will be pretty much unplayable without that overlay.

Lee.
by leenew
Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: software: classic games
Topic: "Adventure Island" Does anyone know it??
Replies: 29
Views: 2709

Re: "Adventure Island" Does anyone know it??

Hi there, What other details do you remember about the CSH games and how they worked, and also what do you remember about actually programming them? It would be really interesting material to read and have recorded before it's too late! Any info on Adventure Island and Saqqara in particular would be...
by leenew
Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: archive issues
Topic: Chart Challenge by Outlook Enterprises
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Re: Chart Challenge by Outlook Enterprises

I hoped nobody would notice that!!! :oops: :lol:
I take it you don't have the other one BillC? :D

Lee
by leenew
Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: archive issues
Topic: Chart Challenge by Outlook Enterprises
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Re: Chart Challenge by Outlook Enterprises

Thank you for that Matt =D>
If anyone can help with the other one (or any documentation), that would be marvellous!

Lee.

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