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The Top 10 Underrated ZX Spectrum Games

Launched by Sinclair Research in 1982, the ZX Spectrum 8-bit home computer is fondly remembered by legions of fans for its huge library of video games. Initially...

A Brief History of: ZX Spectrum

With over 5 million units sold (not including its myriad of clones), the ZX Spectrum was a phenomenon in its time and is largely credited with kickstarting the...

PIPPO (ZX Spectrum) – You didn’t but it?!

Ostensibly a basic puzzler on its face, PIPPO on ZX Spectrum also combines elements from platforming games to change things up a bit.

Throwback Thursday – Ant Attack

Time to dust off the ol' 2 button joystick and get cracking some ant skulls; it's the Commodore 64 hit Ant Attack!

M.O.V.I.E on ZX Spectrum – You didn’t buy it?!

Saying a certain game is beyond its time might be a cliche or trite statement, but when it is true people should take note. M.O.V.I.E is just such a game.

‘Contact Sam Cruise’ (ZX Spectrum) – You Didn’t Buy It?

‘Contact Sam Cruise’ was a Sinclair ZX Spectrum game released at the tail end of 1986 by “Microsphere”, just in time for Christmas 1986. It...

ZX Spectrum – Essential Collection

Long Live Sinclair. The ZX Spectrum. An established name for the 80s, and for many of us as kids, taught us not only the wonders of playing games but also MAKING them...

Play The Legend Of Zelda On The ZX Spectrum

Bit of Zelda and Speccy Now, before you say it the comments. Yes, it’s a fan developed project of a Nintendo property. More than like, the big N is getting ready...

ZX Spectrum Next: A new ZX Spectrum to be released!

Yesterday was the 35th anniversary of the launch of the Sinclair ZX Spectrum, so why not celebrate by announcing a brand new home computer for the community to enjoy?...

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ZX Spectrum – Top 25 Games

Ever wanted to know what the Top 25 Games were on the ZX Spectrum? Well take a look at our list and find out!

ZX Spectrum Vega Plus Console Announced

Retrobit Computers, the creators of the ZX Spectrum Vega console, are back at-it-again with a portable handheld variation known as the ZX Spectrum Vega Plus. This...

Competition! Win the ZX Spectrum: A Visual Compendium

Take part in our latest competition and you could win a copy of the ZX Spectrum: A Visual Compendium.

Miner 49er: 49 Facts About Manic Miner

Manic Miner is one of the best ZX Spectrum games around. Take a read and let me fill you in on 49 facts about one of our favourite ZX Spectrum games.

Podcast Episode 1: A Conversation with Sam Dyer on the ZX Spectrum: A Visual Compendium (Part 1)

Andy recently caught up with Sam Dyer of Bitmap Books to talk about their latest book the Sinclair ZX Spectrum: a Visual Compendium.

The Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega; 1,000 Games of Pure Nostalgia

Just how many games can you expect from the Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega? Well 1,000 games to be exact and that's just the start of it.

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Retro Games, More popular now than in the 80’s & 90’s?

If someone was to ask you which games are Retro Games, what would you reply? Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum, or maybe Super Nintendo, Sega Dreamcast and...