Alternative titles discs (remastered)

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Re: Alternative titles discs (remastered)

Post by bakoulis » Sat Apr 08, 2017 9:36 am

It's a fantastic Coin Ops compilation!
Thank you Mike
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Re: Alternative titles discs (remastered)

Post by Michael Brown » Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:08 am

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Re: Alternative titles discs (remastered)

Post by PitfallJones » Thu Sep 07, 2017 11:36 am

Wow!

That is pretty cool - the historical intros are brillant - and you attention to detail with all the changed logos etc is really nice.

I can think of a few others for disk#2 - Pengo, Firetrack & Crypt Capers come to mind and I always prefered Watford Electronics version of Centipede (Crawler) which was in Mode 1.

Those were great times where the changing of one letter was enough for you to release a copy of a game!

- PJ

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Re: Alternative titles discs (remastered)

Post by Michael Brown » Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:09 pm

Here is Alternative Disc011 from 2018.
AltD011.zip
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Painter from Micro Power looks like either an early release or a pre-release of Demon Decorator.
Wall 'Em In is an alternative title for Brick 'Em In from Software For All.
Monstas from Bit Twidlers was officially released as the Upgrade to Monsters by Acornsoft Limited.
US Invaders by Steven Brookes is an alternative title for USS Endeavour from The Micro User.
3D-Noughts And Crosses (V1) from Beebug is an earlier release.
The Train Game '91 is an official re-mx version by Acorn User of their earlier game.
Moon Raider from Micro Power is the Electron version of the game.
Mr Miner from Electron User Group is an enhanced version of the Electron User game.
City Bomber is an alternative version of the 8-Bit Software game.
Evil Invaders from Imagen is a hack of Invaders (Model B) from IJK Software.
Tarzan Boy from Alligata Software is the alternative title of the Electron version of Tarzan.
Anarchy Zone from Atlantis Software is a hack with a much faster loading routine.
Chuckie Egg from A & F is a hack by Rich Talbot-Watkins from 2005 and features extra colours.
Down Fall from Big K Magazine was also released as Invasion by Beebug.
Helter Skelter from Audiogenic Software is the tape version featuring the tape loading screen.
Galaxy Wars from Bug-Byte looks like either an early release or a pre-release of the game.
Labyrinth from Acornsoft Limited features a hack to make the game work correctly on old CRT TV's.
Swoop from Micro Power is the Electron version of the game.

This disc has also been checked for *KEY related issues and is OK.

Regards,
Mick.
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