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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
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Great Escape, The (1986)(Ocean)[a2] Developed by Denton Designs Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, DOS, Windows Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Bird's-eye view Setting World War II Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual 2D scrolling, Isometric Description The Great Escape is an isometric action-adventure game. Controlling a prisoner of war in a German camp, your goal is to break out undetected. There are numerous ways to freedom – back doors, cracked fences,...
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Damatta
software

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favorite 4

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Paradise Cafe (1985)(Damatta)(pt)[a] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Damatta Perspective Side view Narrative Adult Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Description This is a porn Portuguese game, based upon a character whose primary goal in life is to earn money, by the lowest means. The player incarnates the role of a marginal and criminal. He can become a drug dealer, a rapist, a burglar or an addicted for sex. The player has the ability to do many transgressions while taking...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software

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Donkey Kong (1986)(Ocean) Developed by Nintendo Co., Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Coleco Adam, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Dedicated handheld, Game Boy Advance, Intellivision, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Released in the arcades in 1981, Donkey...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Bug-Byte Software
software

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favorite 7

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Manic Miner (1983)(Bug-Byte Software) Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Elite Systems
software

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Commando (1985)(Elite Systems) Developed by Capcom Co., Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, DoJa, Electron, FM-7, Intellivision, iPad, iPhone, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360 Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Perspective Bird's-eye view Narrative War Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Several levels await your...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Russian Soft
software

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Sex Tetris v1.2 (1993)(Russian Soft)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Imagine Software
software

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Game Over (1987)(Imagine Software)[a2][128K][re-release] Developed by Dinamic Software Released 1990 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX, PC Booter, Thomson MO, Thomson TO Published by Summit Software Perspective Side view Setting Cyberpunk / Dark Sci-Fi Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description In a distant lost Galaxy in the immensity of the Universe, a gorgeous and evil woman had put under her with her intelligence and an immense army of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
software

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Ms. Pac-Man (1984)(Atarisoft) Developed by Midway Mfg. Co., General Computer Corporation Released 1985 Also For Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, BlackBerry, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, iPhone, iPod Classic, Lynx, NES, Palm OS, PC Booter, PlayStation 4, SEGA Master System, SNES, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One Published by Atarisoft Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software

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favorite 3

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Daley Thompson's Decathlon - Day 1 (1984)(Ocean) Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Erbe Software, S.A. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Sports Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling Description One of the earliest person-licensed computer games, Olympic legend Daley Thompson lent his name to an old-style joystick waggling frenzy. Ten events were featured, including long and high jumps as well as the predictable...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software

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favorite 1

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Thrust II (1987)(Firebird Software)[a] Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Firebird Software Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Flight / Aviation Description The physics-based gameplay of the original Thrust is back and the controls of your craft are basically the same - swivel left and right, and thrust. While the essence of the game remains very similar there are some differences second time round. The...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Imagine Software
software

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favorite 1

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Jumping Jack (1983)(Imagine Software) Developed by Imagine Released 1983 Also For Atari 8-bit, Dragon 32/64 Published by Imagine Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Reaching the tops of 20 screens is the aim of Jack's life. The ledges go right across the screen, with gaps emerging at random intervals, through which Jack must aim. He can move along each ledge, and must avoid holes which open, as they can cause him to drop further. Later...
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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

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007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark)[128K] Developed by Quixel Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by Domark Limited Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Helicopter, Naval / Watercraft Perspective Top-down Narrative Spy / Espionage Misc Licensed Description A "James Bond" action/arcade game based on the movie with the same name. Your aim is to avenge the death of Felix Leiter, who was killed by...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by U.S. Gold
software

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Moonwalker (1989)(U.S. Gold)[level 1 of 3] Developed by Emerald Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Perspective Side view, Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Moonwalker is broken up into 4 levels. The first level has you walking around avoiding fans trying to find parts of a rabbit costume needed to disguise yourself...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by A & F Software
software

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Chuckie Egg (1983)(A & F Software)[a] Developed by A&F; Software Ltd. Released 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, Dragon 32/64, Electron, J2ME, MSX, Tatung Einstein Published by A&F; Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description In the game you play Hen House Harry who has to collect 12 (a dozen) eggs from each level, while avoiding the ducklings. The...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Creative Sparks
software

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Snodgits! (1985)(Creative Sparks)(Part 1 of 5) Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Creative Sparks Perspective Bird's-eye view Narrative Detective / Mystery Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements, Stealth Visual Isometric Description Items have been disappearing from Mystery Mansion, home of the Snodger family and also a group of strange creatures called snodgits. Famous detectives from all over the world have been summoned to investigate the thefts. You play Benton,...
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Virgin Games
software

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Space Command (1984)(Virgin Games)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Omega Hackers Group
software

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Mario Islands (demo) (1997)(Omega Hackers Group)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software

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Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software) Developed by Taito Corporation Released Oct, 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, FM Towns, Game Boy, Game Gear, J2ME, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, SEGA Master System, Sharp X68000, Wii, Wii U, Windows Published by Firebird Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Bubble Bobble is the story of two humans, Bub and Bob who wander into...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic Added Dimension
software

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Zub (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[a3][128K] Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by M.A.D. Perspective Side view Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Platform, Shooter Description Zub is a cartoon platform game, the first title developed by the brothers Ste Pickford and John Pickford as a team. In a humorous twist, every creature in the game is named Zub, including the main character. The player controls Zub, an alien...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software

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Astronut (1984)(Software Projects)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software

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Street Hawk (1986)(Ocean)[a] Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective 1st-person, Side view, Top-down Genre Action, Racing / Driving Misc Licensed Description After an intensive 18-month research program, Jesse Mach's super bike is finally ready to hit the mean streets. Jesse has vowed to avenge the death of his best friend, and goes on a mission to take down the villains whether they may be. But Jesse need not look no...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by U.S. Gold
software

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Dragons of Flame (1990)(U.S. Gold)[a] Developed by U.S. Gold Ltd. Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, FM Towns, NES, PC-98 Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view Genre Action, Role-Playing (RPG) Setting Fantasy Visual 2D scrolling Description Set in between the SSI's AD&D Dragonlance action games Heroes of the Lance and Shadow Sorcerer . This game follows the tradition of Heroes of the Lance with a side-scrolling,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software

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1st Division Manager (1991)(Codemasters) Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Released 1991 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Perspective Top-down Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Description 1st Division Manager is a football management game where the player takes on a team of their choice in any of the top four English leagues. On the main menu...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software

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Dizzy - Down the Rapids (1991)(Codemasters)[a] Released 1992 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Perspective Top-down Genre Action Description Dizzy and Daisy have got themselves lost in the Enchanted Forest while picking berries and ended up beside a river. Hidden in the bushes is Rockwart the Troll and his gang of Henchtrolls who confront the heroes. Floating besides them in the water is an old apple barrel, so jumping in they start a...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Melbourne House
software

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Way of the Exploding Fist, The (1985)(Melbourne House) Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Electron Published by Melbourne House Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Fighting, Martial Arts Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This menacingly-titled beat 'em up was the first in many martial arts titles from Australia's Melbourne House. Sixteen different moves are on offer, ranging from standard kicks to...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

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007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark) Developed by Quixel Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by Domark Limited Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Helicopter, Naval / Watercraft Perspective Top-down Narrative Spy / Espionage Misc Licensed Description A "James Bond" action/arcade game based on the movie with the same name. Your aim is to avenge the death of Felix Leiter, who was killed by the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Domark
software

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Friday the 13th (1986)(Domark) Developed by Domark Limited Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Domark Limited Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Narrative Horror Description Jason Voorhees is hiding in the forest, waiting to avenge his mother's death, when a party of teenagers visit the eerie Crystal Lake holiday camp near the killer's filthy grotto. Jason puts on his hockey mask and sharpens his machete, ready for a razor-sharp massacre. Ten of your...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mirrorsoft
software

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Tetris (1988)(Mirrorsoft) Developed by Elorg Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, Macintosh, MSX Published by Mirrorsoft Ltd. Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Gameplay Falling Block Puzzle Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The original commercially-licensed version of Alexey Pajitnov 's classic Tetris puzzle game. Geometric shapes fall from the top of a playfield to rest on the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by U.S. Gold
software

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10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a4] Developed by Access Software, Inc. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Perspective Behind view Sport Bowling Genre Sports Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Leader Board authors Bruce and Roger Carver tried their hand at tenpin bowling, in one of the game's earliest recreations. The process of bowling the ball involves timing a succession of clicks to set the right angle, speed and curve, similarly...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by CRL Group
software

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Magic Roundabout, The (1984)(CRL Group)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software

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Wild West Seymour (1992)(Codemasters)[a] Developed by The Big Red Software Company Ltd. Released 1992 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Codemasters Perspective Side view Genre Action, Adventure Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You are Seymour, a round, happy fellow with legs and arms. You are an aspiring film producer, and you're about to fulfill your dream: producing a hit western movie. But everything goes awry when an enigmatic fellow known only as "El Bandeeto"...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Richard Shepherd Software
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Everest Ascent (1983)(Richard Shepherd Software)[a] Developed by Richard Shepherd Software Ltd Released 1983 Also For Commodore 64 Published by Richard Shepherd Software Ltd Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Pacing Turn-based Genre Strategy/Tactics Description Everest Ascent is a strategy resource management game where the player is the leader of an expedition attempting to climb Mount Everest. With a limited starting fund of £1000, the player must juggle expenses to hire sherpas,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Hewson Consultants
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Exolon (1987)(Hewson Consultants) Released 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by Hewson Consultants Ltd. Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This action game combines shoot 'em up and platform elements, as you control a flying man who can gain an exoskeletal suit for extra protection (hence the name). Your task is to progress from left to right in each level, either along...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Hewson Consultants
software

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Exolon (1987)(Hewson Consultants)[a] Released 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by Hewson Consultants Ltd. Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This action game combines shoot 'em up and platform elements, as you control a flying man who can gain an exoskeletal suit for extra protection (hence the name). Your task is to progress from left to right in each level, either...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Timescape Software
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Wild West Hero (1983)(Timescape Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software

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Kwik Snax Dizzy (1990)(Codemasters)[a][128K] Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Perspective Top-down Interface Direct Control Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Dizzy must rescue four of his 'Yolkfolk' (groan) chums in this game, from Cuckoo Land, Ice Land, Cloud Land and Zak's Castle. Like Fast Food...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Euro Byte
software

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Pod (1983)(Euro Byte)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software

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Heist 2012 (1987)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
software

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Planetoids (1982)(Sinclair Research)[16K] Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description An Asteroids clone. You control a spaceship in a planetoid field, trying to avoid hitting them and at the same time break them into smaller pieces with your space gun. Your spaceship can turn on its axis, thrust forward, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Omega Software
software

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Copta (1984)(Omega Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by ACE Software
software

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Soldier of Light (1988)(ACE Software) Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX Published by ACE Perspective Side view Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description You play as Xain, the Soldier of Light, who must visit a number of invaded planets and wipe out the evil hordes that have attacked the human populations. The main bulk of the gameplay is a horizontally scrolling run and gun game,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software

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Manic Miner (1983)(Software Projects)[t] Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
software

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Skool Daze (1985)(Microsphere)[a2] Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual 2D scrolling Description Skool Daze sets you as Eric, a typical scamp of a schoolboy whose school report is due, and it is so bad that his parents can't be allowed to see it. This means retrieving it from the headmaster's safe, by obtaining...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mirrorsoft
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Dynamite Dan (1985)(Mirrorsoft)[a2] Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Mirrorsoft Ltd. Gameplay Platform Genre Action Narrative Spy / Espionage Description You are secret agent Dynamite Dan and you have been chosen to save the world from the evil Dr Blitzen and his assistant Donna. After landing your Zeppelin on top of his house, you must explore the house and find 8 sticks of dynamite (left behind by a previous agent) and blow up the Doctors vault to get the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Opera Soft
software

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Last Mission, The (1987)(Opera Soft)(es) Developed by Opera Soft S.A. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, MSX, PC Booter Published by Opera Soft S.A. Gameplay Arcade Genre Action Description The Last Mission is a side-view arcade game without scrolling (viewpoint moves from screen to screen) with map of big dimensions. The game takes its inspiration from games such as Underwurlde and Starquake . You control a tank-like robot which can be divided in two: you rotate caterpillar and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
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Train Game, The - Track A (1983)(Microsphere) Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1983 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Top-down Vehicular Train Interface Direct Control Genre Simulation Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The Train game is a railway set simulator with a top down view perspective. The main goal of the game is to pick the passengers which are waiting for the trains at the several stations distributed on the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Melbourne House
software

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Penetrator (1982)(Melbourne House)[a] Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Microbee, Timex Sinclair 2068, TRS-80 Published by Melbourne House Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Penetrator involves guiding your ship through a horizontally-scrolling arrangement of caverns, in a manner similar to Scramble . The ship must avoid crashing into the surface of the caverns (which have a...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Virgin Games
software

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Sheepwalk (1983)(Virgin Games)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic Plus
software

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Advanced Soccer Simulator (1989)(Mastertronic Plus)[a] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Published by Mastertronic plus Perspective Side view Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Description Advanced Soccer Simulator is a football/soccer management game for up to eight players. You choose from one of 80 teams from England and Scotland which are split into four divisions consisting of 20 teams each. Each team has a squad of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Opera Soft
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Mutan Zone (1989)(Opera Soft)(es)(Part 1 of 2) Developed by Opera Soft S.A. Released 1989 Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, DOS, MSX Published by Opera Soft S.A. Perspective 1st-person, Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description Scorpio was one of the most beautiful space colonies of all the galaxy and its raw materials were one of the fundamental points of the terrestrial wealth. But, one day, the explosion of a Supernova...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Hi-Tec Software
software

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Turbo the Tortoise (1992)(Hi-Tec Software)[128K] Developed by Visual Impact Released 1992 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Codemasters Gameplay Platform Genre Action Description After Doctor Mulliner and his assistant Beckett make a mistake using Cybernetic technology prototypes, Mulliner’s pet tortoise Wal is given super powers. The only way a working machine can be built is for this tortoise to travel through time and collect the required parts from six time periods...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Bug-Byte Software
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Turmoil (1984)(Bug-Byte Software) Released 1984 Also For MSX Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Vehicular Automobile Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Bug Byte's Turmoil is a platform game starring Mick The Mechanic. He works for Sheik Abdul Al Kohol, the dictator of El Khazi, who is known for his fabulous car collection. Because Sheik Abdul Al Kohol doesn't pay Mick The Mechanic too well - he's getting payed in sheep's eye...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software

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Rambo (1985)(Ocean) Developed by Platinum Productions Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Misc Licensed Description Tough Vietnam veteran John Rambo is called back into action after some soldiers are taken hostage in a PoW camp. His orders are to simply capture photographic evidence of the war crimes taking place, but after finding a close friend tied up, he decides to wipe them all out by himself. This being...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Blaby Computer Games
software

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Killer Kong (1983)(Blaby Computer Games)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Erbe Software
software

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Tres Luces de Glaurung, Las (1986)(Erbe Software)(es)[a] Developed by Erbe Software, S.A. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX Published by Erbe Software, S.A. Gameplay Platform, Shooter Genre Action Setting Fantasy Description Three star stones have been hidden in locked treasure chests within a castle inhabited by dragons, guards, spiders, tarantulas wizards and the like. Battle Hero Redham is brave enough to take on such a task, and it is only by obtaining these that he can rescue...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Fantasy Software
software

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Doomsday Castle (1983)(Fantasy Software)[a3] Developed by Fantasy Software Released 1983 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Fantasy Software Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy, Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The castle comprises of single-screen rooms, each with multiple exits which begin sealed, and are also sealed when used (so as to prevent backtracking). Your gun's missiles are only effective in destroying these walls whilst...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Activision
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Enduro (1984)(Activision)[a] Developed by Activision, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Atari 2600, Windows, Xbox 360 Published by Activision (UK) Limited Perspective Behind view Vehicular Automobile Genre Racing / Driving Setting North America Gameplay Arcade Description Enduro is an action racing game similar to Pole Position . Your goal is to last as long as you can in an enduro race; each day of the race you are required to pass a certain number of cars. If you succeed, you get to continue on,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Argus Press Software
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Grange Hill (1987)(Argus Press Software) Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Argus Press Software Ltd. Genre Action, Adventure Misc Licensed Description Grange Hill was a British children's TV show that ran from 1978 to 2008 and was based in a fictional comprehensive school in North London. The game is an arcade adventure with elements of a graphic text adventure and sees you take the role of two of the characters from that period in...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Hungry Horace (1982)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Description This was one of the Spectrum’s earliest Pac-Man -influenced games, taking place on a quick succession of small levels. The level designs have a lot of complex corridors and side-lines, as well as at least one wrap-around section and one tunnel – the ghosts may well be...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Electric Dreams Software
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Back to the Future (1985)(Electric Dreams Software)[a] Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Electric Dreams Software Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Based on the 1985 time travel flick, Electric Dreams ' Back to the Future for the Commodore 64 (and ported to the ZX Spectrum) differs significantly from LJN 's version on the NES. The player takes control of teenager Marty McFly; zapped into...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Storm Software
software

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Rod-Land (1991)(Storm Software)[128K] Developed by Jaleco Ltd. Released 1991 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Game Boy, iPad, iPhone, NES, Symbian, Windows Mobile Published by Storm Genre Action Setting Fantasy Gameplay Arcade, Platform Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Art Anime / Manga Description Taking a rather literal view of the term 'slap-stick humour', Rodland features two fairies called Tam and Rit, whose mission is to rescue their mum who's...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Players Premier Software
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Cobra Force (1989)(Players Premier Software)[a2] Released 1989 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Players Premier Perspective Side view Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Shooter Description Cobra Force is a side view horizontal scrolling shooter where the screen scrolls left or right when you move your helicopter, and the aim is to save your country from an enemy invasion force by helping blowing up their various bases. The bases can be destroyed by a B2 Stealth...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
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Pac-Man (1983)(Atarisoft) Developed by Namco Limited Released 1983 Also For Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, BlackBerry, Commodore 64, FM-7, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Game Gear, Intellivision, iPhone, MSX, Neo Geo Pocket Color, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Palm OS, PC-6001, PC-88, PC-98, PC Booter, PlayStation 4, Sharp X1, Sharp Zaurus, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U, Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox 360, Xbox One Published by Atarisoft Perspective Top-down Setting Fantasy...
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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Micromega
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A Day in the Life (1985)(Micromega)[a5] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Micromega Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description Bearded inventor Sir Clive Sinclair was so respected by users of his computer system that he even starred in this game. As the title suggests, the game involves navigating Clive past a series of mundane tasks. To give you a clue, the first level involves getting out of bed, getting a suit from a cupboard (dodging a TV, a Spectrum and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Megadodo
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Pheenix (1983)(Megadodo)[16K] Released 1983 Also For Commodore 16, Plus/4 Published by Megadodo Software Gameplay Shooter Genre Action Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Pheenix is a clone of the arcade shooter Phoenix : In five different screens, you have to shoot various flying entities whose droppings prove harmful for your spaceship. Luckily, you can activate a shield that will protect your vessel for a short time (you can't shoot during that time either though). While the five...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic
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Werewolves of London (1988)(Mastertronic) Released 1988 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description A curse has turned you into a werewolf, which is surely bad news for your employment and relationship prospects. The only way to rid yourself of the curse is to kill all the relatives of those who inflicted it. The more you kill, the more the police want to...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Match Point (1984)(Sinclair Research) Developed by D&L; Research Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, DOS, Sinclair QL, Thomson TO Published by Microbyte Perspective Bird's-eye view Sport Tennis Genre Sports Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tournament Tennis is an early tennis game featuring or even creating many conventions that would become standard features in later tennis simulations. Matches can be played at quarter-final,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
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Galaxian (1984)(Atarisoft) Developed by Namco Limited Released 1984 Also For Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, FM-7, MSX, NES, Palm OS, PC-6001, PC-88, PC Booter, Sharp X1, Sharp Zaurus, VIC-20, Wii Published by Atarisoft Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Galaxian is a shoot 'em up in which the player is at the bottom of the screen, with an arrangement of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Elite Systems
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1942 (1986)(Elite Systems) Developed by Illusion Softworks, a.s. Released 1999 Platforms Dreamcast, PlayStation, Windows Published by TalonSoft, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Setting World War II Narrative War Description In Hidden & Dangerous , the player is in charge of four Allied commandos in operations during World War II. One of them in controlled directly in first-person perspective and the others in a tactics mode. The campaign is...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Schultze
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Manic Miner 2 (1985)(Schultze)(de)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Oh Mummy!! (1986)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Gem Software Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Camputers Lynx, MSX, Tatung Einstein Published by Gem Software Perspective Top-down Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Setting Egypt (Ancient) Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The pyramids of ancient Egypt are known to be full of treasure, but it will take a brave man to uncover them, as the spirits have sent guardians to protect them. In this game you play an archaeologist, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Horace Goes Skiing (1982)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Sport Snowboarding / Skiing Genre Action, Sports Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description A more accurate title for this would be "Horace Goes Skiing, but only if he can brave a Frogger clone first", as you start the game by having to reach the ski shop to get skis, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
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Manic Miner (1983)(Software Projects)[a2] Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Gremlin Graphics Software
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Masters of the Universe - The Movie (1987)(Gremlin Graphics Software) Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Beat 'em up / Brawler, Shooter Perspective Side view, Top-down Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / Flip-screen Misc Licensed Description The Cosmic Key has fallen through time and space and landed on Earth. Find it...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
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Mr. Freeze (1984)(Firebird Software) Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64 Published by Firebird Software Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Mr. Freeze is a flick-screen platformer where your task is to de-ice six compartments of a giant fridge by moving from the bottom-left of each compartment to the top-right to touch the de-icer. In each compartment are various platforms and you climb...