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by klintworth
Mon Nov 09, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Received bad news last week
Replies: 20
Views: 490

Re: Received bad news last week

Sorry to hear, take care, Paul
by klintworth
Sun Nov 08, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: past all-day virtual ABugs
Topic: All-day 'Virtual' Acorn session #9, Saturday 7th November 2020, 9am - 11pm
Replies: 39
Views: 2016

Re: All-day 'Virtual' Acorn session #9, Saturday 7th November 2020, 9am - 11pm

Thanks for another entertaining and informative day, much appreciated! =D>
by klintworth
Fri Nov 06, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria
Replies: 75
Views: 1527

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria

KarateEd wrote:
Fri Nov 06, 2020 2:07 am
Ummmmm...... you're up Paul......
Back to you, Ed! :lol:
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by klintworth
Fri Nov 06, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria
Replies: 75
Views: 1527

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria

Apparently Gary Partis hid a message intended to be read by hackers inside the game's data. Note that some versions censor the f-bomb. "What on Earth are you doing reading this. I bet you think you are a smart arse for breaking the protection this far. But you have achieved nothing, as the protectio...
by klintworth
Thu Nov 05, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria
Replies: 75
Views: 1527

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria

Slight progress! Still got to work out what I'm doing!! :lol: 23850
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by klintworth
Wed Nov 04, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria
Replies: 75
Views: 1527

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria

I like the left and right controls! Very smooth game, Gary Partis is an ace coder =D> 11325
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by klintworth
Tue Nov 03, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria
Replies: 75
Views: 1527

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - Champ - Psycastria

Must stop crashing my spaceship! 8100
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by klintworth
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo
Replies: 54
Views: 1552

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo

chrissawer wrote:
Sun Nov 01, 2020 9:19 pm
Had a few goes this week but took until this evening to beat my previous score and get into 6 figures - 102700
Ok Chris, great score! What's the best strategy? I find it easier to knock them out being above/beneath them (as well as stunning them on the side walls). What else works? =D>
by klintworth
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 6048
Views: 637259

Re: Today I received.....

Thanks to Rob Coleman! The brilliant VideoNuLA kit, now fitted and working in my BBC Master :D
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by klintworth
Mon Oct 26, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo
Replies: 54
Views: 1552

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo

fwibbler wrote:
Mon Oct 26, 2020 4:44 pm
Finally got on the high score table (just!).
Way to go!! I've got competition on the Low Score end!! :lol:
by klintworth
Thu Oct 22, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo
Replies: 54
Views: 1552

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo

Small bump! 14530
Impressive scores by others - well done! :P
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by klintworth
Tue Oct 20, 2020 4:55 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo
Replies: 54
Views: 1552

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R10 - Pengo

Run, little penguin, run! 12940
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by klintworth
Sat Oct 10, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster
Replies: 95
Views: 2304

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster

Venger wrote:
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:35 am
I travelled less than I normally do, rather than trying to sort out problems that were far away.
Yes, I've found that works best! Slight bump 28735
Love hammering the bugs! :lol:
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by klintworth
Fri Oct 09, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: VideoNuLA boards
Replies: 168
Views: 30327

Re: VideoNuLA boards

Hi Rob,
Please put me on the waiting list, too!
Thanks, Paul
by klintworth
Fri Oct 09, 2020 2:46 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster
Replies: 95
Views: 2304

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster

Venger wrote:
Thu Oct 08, 2020 10:58 pm
Ok, a slight change of tactics was needed. I still haven't really got much of a clue where most areas are but my score did vastly improve.
Good score! =D> Any strategy tips?!
by klintworth
Wed Oct 07, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster
Replies: 95
Views: 2304

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster

I wish Beeb repair was as simple as just getting out the hammer!! :lol:
by klintworth
Tue Oct 06, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster
Replies: 95
Views: 2304

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster

You can also get a sense of the damage from the end of round component scores :D
by klintworth
Tue Oct 06, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster
Replies: 95
Views: 2304

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster

Trying to work out the best strategy - usually RAM & Econet areas seem to go down first? #-o
by klintworth
Tue Oct 06, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: games - high scores
Topic: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster
Replies: 95
Views: 2304

Re: High Score Challenge S14 - R09 - Chip Buster

19075 I’d better brush up on my Beeb board - I keep losing my memory, ha ha!!! :lol:
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