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by Sokurah
Tue Aug 18, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi from Sweden
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: Hi from Sweden

Long time now since I used A ZX Spectrum, what do I need to catch? Well, if you want to start coding in Basic, then the ZEsarUX emulator is probably the best. But if you want to get into assembler coding then the CSpect emulator is easier and better to use. Then get the latest distribution of the N...
by Sokurah
Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: What do you think about new Next games
Replies: 4
Views: 435

Re: What do you think about new Next games

"fajskfd+afnmk*"?
by Sokurah
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Still no games
Replies: 13
Views: 2683

Re: Still no games

AceGrace wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:57 am
I haven't received them yet. I'm in the UK.

Where were they shipped from?

@sokurah Where did that quote come from? There doesn't seem to be any news on the front page.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/specnex ... 709172314/
by Sokurah
Mon Jun 22, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Still no games
Replies: 13
Views: 2683

Re: Still no games

Phoebus Dokos is feeling relieved. Admin · 9 June at 11:07 ***@RUSTY PIXELS UPDATE*** Packages have now been shipped (Yay!) ***EXCEPT BRASIL WHICH IS STILL CLOSED FOR MAIL and GREECE which will be shipped tomorrow***. A few notes; these are all B priority packages (that was the only option availabl...
by Sokurah
Thu May 14, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Way to do an isometric game
Replies: 3
Views: 533

Re: Way to do an isometric game

There are many ways to do it. In most isometric games things were Z-axis sorted before being drawn to a backbuffer - and that was the case with Knight Lore too. Head over Heals didn't have a backbuffer so that was much more cleverly coded ... but it still had to Z-order stuff before drawing it. Most...
by Sokurah
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:54 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: How easy from Next computer to board DYI?
Replies: 10
Views: 1281

Re: How easy from Next computer to board DYI?

Why on Earth would you want to strip a Next down like that. That is just ------- stupid.
Just get an extra 48K machine on eBay instead.
by Sokurah
Thu Oct 24, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Brexit or not Brexit: Who would bet to get his Next before 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 1780

Re: Brexit or not Brexit: Who would bet to get his Next before 2020

mrmatter wrote:
Thu Oct 24, 2019 1:54 pm
Or did Enrique write a letter to kickstarter requesting a three months extension ... ?
It IS a little known fact, but Henrique did do that and that is the sole reason for the delayed Brexit ;)
by Sokurah
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Virus alert on "System/Next v.1.1 RTM(released on 2019/10/1)" file? (2019/10/10)
Replies: 6
Views: 1387

Re: Virus alert on "System/Next v.1.1 RTM(released on 2019/10/1)" file? (2019/10/10)

I just downloaded it and had no problems. Your antivirus package is probably just reporting it as a false positive.
by Sokurah
Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Some news
Replies: 15
Views: 2424

Re: Some news

what about taking a pledge from backer against his will to shut up him up. highly toxic behavior everywhere. This one is true though. Well, both really. It was zxjoe that happened to if I recall correctly? While I don't agree 100% with their decision to cancel his pledge I fully understand why they...
by Sokurah
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: How much longer?
Replies: 48
Views: 5636

Re: How much longer?

The team who pitched this project said that they'd manufacture and distribute the ZX Spectrum Next providing sufficient funds were raised. They reached their target goal financially, so as far as I can see, we (the backers) have done our bit - now it's the team's job to make their promise a reality...