4th April 2013

Photo reblogged from Filth Flarn Filth with 107 notes

vgjunk:

The frankly amazing cover for Street ‘Cred Football, as featured in this article.

vgjunk:

The frankly amazing cover for Street ‘Cred Football, as featured in this article.

Tagged: Street Cred FootballStreet Cred' Football19891980sZX SpectrumPlayers PremierEuropewestboxsports

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6th March 2013

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Taken from a magazine ad for Times of Lore (1988) by Origin for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC. This illustration is mesmerizing. I wish I painted it.

Taken from a magazine ad for Times of Lore (1988) by Origin for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC. This illustration is mesmerizing. I wish I painted it.

Tagged: Times of LoreOriginMicroprose19881980swestUSAAtari STAmigaCommodore 64ZX SpectrumAmstrad CPCadmagazineactionrpgbest

25th December 2012

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The OFFICIAL Father Christmas (1989) game for Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, and ZX Spectrum by Alternative Software.

The OFFICIAL Father Christmas (1989) game for Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, and ZX Spectrum by Alternative Software.

Tagged: The Official Father ChristmasSantaSanta ClausFather Christmasgamegaming19891980sCommodore 64Amstrad CPCZX SpectrumAlternative Softwareeuropewest

11th December 2012

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Toi Acid Game (1989) on the ZX Spectrum/Amstrad CPC with irrelevant artwork by the magical Juan Giménez. Here’s an article that shows this game’s connection with raver culture and a food company.

Toi Acid Game (1989) on the ZX Spectrum/Amstrad CPC with irrelevant artwork by the magical Juan Giménez. Here’s an article that shows this game’s connection with raver culture and a food company.

Tagged: Juan GimenezJuan GiménezToi Acid Gameamstrad cpceuropeiber softwarespainwestzx spectrumraveacidillustration

9th December 2012

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Cover art by the illustrious illustrator Alfonso Azpiri for Nonamed (1986). Released on the ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC by Dinamic Software.

Cover art by the illustrious illustrator Alfonso Azpiri for Nonamed (1986). Released on the ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC by Dinamic Software.

Tagged: 1980s1986Alfonso AzpiriAmstrad CPCAzpiriNonamedSpainZX Spectrumadventureclimbingdinamicdinamic softwaregamingwestbest

24th November 2012

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An ad for Hysteria (1987) on Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum. The catchline for this should be “Things are about to get awkward.”

An ad for Hysteria (1987) on Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum. The catchline for this should be “Things are about to get awkward.”

Tagged: hysteriac64commodore 64zx spectrumadeuropeukwestsoftware projects19871980s

19th November 2012

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The Rampage cover of Crash (1987), a magazine about the ZX Spectrum. This magazine pretty consistently had good original cover illustrations.

The Rampage cover of Crash (1987), a magazine about the ZX Spectrum. This magazine pretty consistently had good original cover illustrations.

Tagged: 1980s1987covermagazinerampagezx spectrumcrashukwest

8th November 2012

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Starring Charlie Chaplin (1987) ad by US Gold for a host of platforms.

Starring Charlie Chaplin (1987) ad by US Gold for a host of platforms.

Tagged: zx spectrumpccommodore 64c64amstrad cpcstarring charlie chaplincharlie chaplinus goldBubbles Inc19871980s

18th October 2012

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Bedlam (1988) by Beam Software. I know we look at them and laugh nowadays, but this is the side of 1980’s school laser portraits that nobody talks about.

Bedlam (1988) by Beam Software. I know we look at them and laugh nowadays, but this is the side of 1980’s school laser portraits that nobody talks about.

Tagged: 1980s1988adamstrad cpcbeam softwarebedlamcommodore 64go!pczx spectrumwesteuropeuk

15th October 2012

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Afghan Attack (1984) advertisement. For ZX Spectrum, by Southern Software. Looks like a bad time.

Afghan Attack (1984) advertisement. For ZX Spectrum, by Southern Software. Looks like a bad time.

Tagged: 1980s1984adafghan attackeuropesouthern softwareukwestzx spectrumafghanistan