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Hi, no it is real hardware.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-10-26 14:11:25   Reply
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Hi, it is a Dazzle DVD recorder capture device.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-09-29 03:16:27   Reply
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Hi, I record real hardware gameplay using DVD recorder capture device - most recently all the MSX videos and Dragon 32 videos.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-09-05 17:18:24   Reply
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@Frankie:

Thanks very much. I recorded video first 14 minutes only uploaded to my youtube channel of this. Sound is through one speaker only.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-08-21 11:40:02   Reply
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Gameplay starts at 08:15

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-08-20 02:26:47   Reply
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Hi, I played on High.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-08-18 00:12:32   Reply
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This game has bonus rounds a bigger balloons. Might be enhanced over the arcade original?

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-08-15 03:08:11   Reply
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I reached level 4 round 4 with a score of 83,340. Level 2 is harder than level 3 in this game? Level 4 round 1 has great music. Level 4 round 3 is difficult - not many blocks to manouvre around and there is frog and onion and snake ball! No continues were used - using a continue results in score reset to 0 anyway. My favourite Q Bert game ??

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-08-13 03:29:16   Reply
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@Frankie:

Hi, I played on rubber key Spectrum 48k, speccytape + ipod, file from WorldOfSpectrum, not the actual original release tape itself.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2017-08-07 12:53:13   Reply
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This game features 3 ball multiball and independent flippers. I reached multiball to get this score. I've included a 10 second video on my youtube channel of the game running.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-25 04:28:42   Reply
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Only in Big Bear Mode, the game over screen says You've Been Bovvered.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-22 15:54:14   Reply
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I think only the white robot bear (from level 3 onwards) can harm you in Baby Bear Mode, but I'm not even sure if that is true. Baby Bear Mode is just for practising moving around the platforms and learning how to get big bonuses, collision detection all switched off, no harm can come to your bear from the bovver bears, but you can crash into a dropped battery with your car and lose a life this way!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-22 14:37:44   Reply
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Only in Big Bear Mode, the game over screen says You've Been Bovvered. In the practise mode called Baby Bear Mode (where no bear can harm you at all!) the game over screen says Are You A Bear Or A Mouse?

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-22 13:39:34   Reply
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Played on speed Normal

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-18 05:54:25   Reply
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Real hardware, I'll show my Spectrum again in next submission wink

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-18 04:55:55   Reply
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I reached 'Ore Refinery'

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-09 14:39:04   Reply
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Hi, it's percentage minus minutes, 53-9=44

 

 

 

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-08 14:15:30   Reply
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Hi, I use an Ipod with volume at maximum. I use the IOS App 'Speccy Tape'. I upload tzx (or tap) file to speccy tape which autoconverts the file to wav format - all done on the Ipod. 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2016-01-05 07:43:59   Reply
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Added 13 second video clip on my youtube channel to show screen running.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-14 12:32:35   Reply
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Took a quick photo with my Ipod a few seconds before game loaded and Joe Blade title screen displayed! This game is played while the main game is loaded from cassette.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-12 08:51:53   Reply
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Category error? Should be emulated.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-12 08:06:38   Reply
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Category error?, skipping voting for now.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-12 08:03:16   Reply
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I reached level 7. Level 5 is hard, but I battled through it, then memorised half of the barriers at the end of level 5, to finally get to the end of the level. After receiving a big bonus, I played through level 6 which was fairly breezy (just polygon shapes swirling around and no barriers at end). Level 7 ramped up the difficulty again, and I copped it midway thru level 7!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-12 07:00:54   Reply
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This is the cassette loader game for Joe Blade!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-11 07:46:04   Reply
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Maze 4 layout

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-10 08:29:12   Reply
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Maze 3 layout.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-10 08:16:52   Reply
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Maze 2 layout!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-10 08:00:51   Reply
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Maze layout proves this is Maze 2.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-10 06:58:23   Reply
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Maze layout proves this is Maze 3.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-12-10 06:38:22   Reply
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My favourite version of Jet Pac. 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-14 08:05:12   Reply
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Played on Intermediate setting.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-14 06:35:40   Reply
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Blue 6 at top left shows skill level. If you change skill level, score resets to 0.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-13 15:50:20   Reply
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At 13:58 you completed the level then died, whaaat?! Stll voted yes, of course. Never seen this 'bug' in Uridium before though.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-11 02:26:52   Reply
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Most likely a hacked trained file was used. This score should not stand. Please resubmit using the original cassette or disk, or a clean Sanxion (no cheats hacks) file, thanks.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-11 02:09:28   Reply
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I don't believe your emulated score for this game now either, that should be taken down and resubmitted! There are hacked trained bogus c64 game files everywhere...just recently gtibel on here used a hacked file to play Zynaps and needless to say the submitted original score was incorrect - he then resubmitted a correct clean file Zynaps score. Please do the same for Sanxion  (emulated and real hardware), thanks.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-11 02:07:41   Reply
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The problem is at 5:46 exactly, you shoot, your score balloons up, you get countless free lives, THIS IS A HACKED TRAINED file you have used here, THIS IS NOT THE ORIGINAL GAME! Try loading the original game from cassette or disk. Compare your video with others on youtube. I can't believe you guys are voting yes!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-11 01:53:34   Reply
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Hi, I voted yes, but I don't think I should have done because this doesn't look like Atari 2600! Looks more like Colecovision or Ti99-4a or something!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-10 17:31:25   Reply
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No way is this legit, score jumps crazy at 5:30, voting no, sorry.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-10 17:04:42   Reply
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Played on Intermediate level.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-10 11:52:20   Reply
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The spaceship landing screen after every 4 chase screens is great (each one different).

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-08 07:31:40   Reply
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Did not use the warp gate on level 1. By level 5 I had around 7 lives, but on level 8 I lost many lives in quick succession because I mistakenly shot the big star looking ship which split up into pieces and took me out quickly! Game has good difficulty curve - both the main levels and the inner sanctum (maze) get progressively harder. Glad I read the manual first too :) 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-08 06:02:13   Reply
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Will upload a gameplay video on my youtube channel today where I score more than 300 points.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-11-05 08:12:07   Reply
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I think a photo is enough because if I want to change the maze the score disappears.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-10-24 10:23:05   Reply
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Hi, this doesn't look right...you played for 3 minutes but not level 1...it's not possible to get this type of score when starting at level 1 on this game and playing for 3 minutes! (See derschmu video of this on youtube). Am I wrong? I am tired today...could be.

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-10-22 14:49:30   Reply
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7 percent of game completed. Psyche is just an energy gauge which can be replenished by shooting droids. Psyche allows you to fly temporarily.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-06-22 07:39:45   Reply
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yesAtari 5200..........noSpinach

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-06-15 03:47:59   Reply
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Hi, yes it's a 128k machine. The extra memory comes in handy for example on Gryzor where the game is loaded pretty much in one go from cassette, whereas on a 464 (64k) machine the game loads stages in separately. 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-06-09 07:08:04   Reply
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Items collected = 37 Just coincidence that I visited 37 rooms to get to this score!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-05-03 14:46:23   Reply
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I reached level 4 round 3. I didn't enter all initials in time - was searching for the Enter button until I realised it's keypress 1 to enter initial.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-04-21 09:02:26   Reply
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Hi, I like to edit my videos so that they don't get long winded.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-04-20 10:14:58   Reply
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Hi, I like to edit my videos so that they don't get long winded.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-04-20 10:14:34   Reply
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Hi, I had enough at that point...didn't want to do the reverse gravity stages, maybe some other time.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-04-18 17:14:29   Reply
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Hi, I was deleting videos but I've decided recently to keep all videos up on my channel, starting with BBC Micro. I made another (better) video of this game, so I deleted this one.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-04-18 01:20:24   Reply
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I have a video of this which I will be uploading soon.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-04-01 10:52:02   Reply
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Played on Expert level (initial speed fast). It is only possible to complete challenge racks on expert level (as stated in the manual). 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-03-28 09:36:58   Reply
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Score at 3:16 in the video

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-03-25 11:20:02   Reply
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Hi, I think youtube have lessened copyright restrictions on music in videos. Also, almost every tune I can think of is now available to listen to on youtube - this wasn't the case 12 months ago. 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-03-13 13:52:10   Reply
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Hi, I got to the snow level.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-02-04 08:17:35   Reply
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Hi, yes I used two CX-52 joysticks (no joystick coupler). 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2015-01-11 05:54:59   Reply
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Hi, i got it from ebay usa, seller : glennfre. I use a big heavy duty voltage converter. A small one heats up too much! The small one is good for my tandy color computer 3 though. The 5200 is av composite modded - this was important because tuning it in using rf could have been a real problem. Finally, the colours can be a little different on the screen to how they would be in north america. 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-28 03:11:30   Reply
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Nice - thanks for showing the box and cart

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-16 08:01:43   Reply
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Excellent - There are a lot of fireflies to get past in order to beat this score.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-16 07:55:51   Reply
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Absolutely brilliant! Another top score. This game laughs at all the platform mediocrity on NES! Commodore 64 > NES!!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-16 07:41:53   Reply
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Only on Advanced level are there 4 sno-bees on screen simultaneously.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-07 08:17:48   Reply
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I was recording video for this, but the video camera (ipad 3!) lost camera position at around the 8k mark! However I had another go at recording video and scored on video more than 17k - I will upload to my youtube channel in the next hour. I apologise for the lack of game sound in the video.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-06 15:08:50   Reply
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At around wave 23 I lost all the humans. Then after dealing with the next wave or two, all the humans came back! Every time I smart-bombed a whole bunch of stuff, I received a free life!

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-04 03:52:18   Reply
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I reached level 5, round 1.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-11-02 13:48:16   Reply
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The Dragon has graphic modes like the BBC Micro, but the number of modes and colours are more limiting. In the above mode example, the colours available are green, blue, red and yellow but I think these colours can only be used in the main window. The border will always be green. Another mode exists with 4 different colours where the border will always be buff (off white). Then there is a hi res mode where the PAL Dragon can only display either black and white or green and dark green. A north american NTSC Dragon, like the CoCo can include a few extra colours in the hi res black white mode through NTSC screen trickery (artifact colours).

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-10-27 18:26:30   Reply
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The first two maze variations have escape holes. The third (shown) does not - good spot! I have only got to the fourth maze once. The third maze is tough, and you have to do it 3 times (I think) before you get to the fourth maze. It's a really great pacman type game though, the best on CoCo 2, and speeds up as you progress as it should. It also includes the intermission music from the arcade game, but not the intermission cut scenes!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-10-18 02:23:22   Reply
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The most expensive game in a photo on highscore.com?! And wico joysticks. Cool!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-10-15 16:08:43   Reply
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1983 Chuckie Egg. The original and best is on Dragon 32!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-10-15 13:17:46   Reply
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Played on Normal setting.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-28 03:20:00   Reply
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Well played!smiley

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-19 12:20:59   Reply
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Agreed

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-17 14:52:45   Reply
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The lead in the picture is a headphone extension lead.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-17 02:19:28   Reply
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Hi, Mastertronic released this game

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-16 10:20:46   Reply
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Yup, you caught me!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-11 02:05:37   Reply
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I wouldn't like to meet that fish in a schwimmbad

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-09-07 11:46:59   Reply
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Played on Intermediate setting.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-31 08:08:11   Reply
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Played on Advanced setting

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-21 12:37:45   Reply
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Good stuff, well done...that difficulty spike around 14k in this game, ouch.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-14 15:35:29   Reply
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Wow, that's great.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-14 12:04:03   Reply
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Thanks, I'd heard about Tower Toppler but not the NES game. I think this C64 game was called Tower Toppler in North America as well.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-11 07:41:42   Reply
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Great soundtrack. If your score was up for this game, mine would be second place instead of first. The high score name entry for this game is painful.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-05 15:59:32   Reply
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Thanks for letting me know.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-03 17:40:38   Reply
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Thanks :) I had a lot of fun playing it.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-02 15:12:23   Reply
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Makes Rambo and Commando feel like a sunday stroll through the park. (!! Zzap review)

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-02 15:07:47   Reply
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Awesome score! Your wico joystick must have had quite a workout. Did you rush and attack?

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-08-02 15:02:24   Reply
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Hi, There are 15 additional rooms exclusive to Dragon. 12 of these exclusive rooms are shown in  this video. The other 3 are Observatory (west of Nomen Luni), Games Room (west of Emergency Generator), and The Pub (east of Off Licence).

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-07-29 12:50:26   Reply
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Medium difficulty selected

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-07-24 12:04:03   Reply
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Thanks very much

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-07-22 09:23:08   Reply
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Trivia : I think Joust for Atari ST 1985 was by the same people that released Buzzard Bait on Tandy CoCo and Dragon computers in 1983!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-07-16 02:56:14   Reply
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Vector Patrol should be great, done by the same author as Vectrexians and Vector Pilot. I've never owned a Vectrex but I am impressed with the homebrew releases for it. Interesting console!

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-07-14 02:35:33   Reply
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-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-07-14 02:33:15   Reply
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Only Advanced has a threshold of 75% (shown at top of screen)

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-27 07:26:12   Reply
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Loose carts (program paks) are similar in cost to Atari 5200 and quite easy to find. Cassette and disk based games come up on ebay less often, and costs vary.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-25 15:43:50   Reply
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Played at the default starting level (L=4)

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-25 10:15:22   Reply
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Only Skilled has a threshold of 65% and score is removed from screen if skill level is changed.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-24 13:04:20   Reply
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Only Advanced has a threshold of 75% (shown at top of screen) and if a different skill level is selected, the score is removed from the screen.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-24 11:35:32   Reply
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Only Expert has a threshold of 85% (shown at top of screen) and if a different skill level is selected the score is removed from the screen.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-24 10:42:16   Reply
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Expert/A mode has shorter rope.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-22 03:16:05   Reply
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I don't think this game uses the difficulty switches.

 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-06-22 03:14:36   Reply
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Hi, I have posted a score for Novice/B. In Expert mode, the creatures move around faster and the gem eaters have a shorter munching time.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-05-31 03:18:11   Reply
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Left difficulty switch set to A (shorter rope)

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-05-22 04:09:47   Reply
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Difficulty switches were set to A, though I don't think this game uses them at all.

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-05-20 12:51:20   Reply
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Thanks, I usually edit videos before posting to youtube. Thanks for voting for me. 

-- Posted by CoCoForest on 2014-05-11 14:08:22   Reply