Hot on the heels of the ZX Spectrum Vega, Retro Computers Ltd have announced the Iindiegogo campaign for the new Vega+. The Vega+ is a battery powered handheld game system containing 1000 licenced games.
I picked up some tape games for the Amstrad CPC and the ZX Spectrum the other day. They came in this carrier bag. Who remembers Laskys? I remember there being one in Charter Place in Watford when I was a lad.
Here is a video of a real Sinclair ZX80 computer playing Space Invaders at the Vintage Computer Festival 2010 at Bletchley Park. You can see that the screen does not flicker when a key is pressed.
I’ve finally made the 8bit IDE interface for the Spectrum +3, and it worked first time. I will try and copy over some .SNA and .Z80 snapshots over to it later. I’ve also added a 3.5″ floppy drive so I can easily transfer files from the PC.