20170725

Presto: AY music loader

A ZX Spectrum, Sinclair BASIC compatible tape loader with the ability to play Vortex Tracker II AY music while loading. Supports 128K loading and Pletter-compressed data.

Watch demonstration

20170607

Comando Tracer (Dinamic Software, 1989)

  • Fixed occassional sprite flicker and border effect timings for the Pentagon, .TRD only
  • Fixed IM2 handling in the 128K version
  • All-in-one .TRD version
20170607
  • Added the extended 128K version from the +3 disk image
Download archive (.TAP, .TRD)

20170605

Steel Eagle (Players Premier, 1990)

  • Player-background collision test method changed
  • Player and enemy bullet hitboxes adjusted
  • Lifted the restriction to moving right
  • [Arcade] Bonus life each 100,000 points
  • Custom beeper sound module, used on machines lacking an AY chip
  • Fixed AY music channels playing out of sync under certain conditions
  • Fixed the AY effect routine replaying an old sound effect after respawn
  • 48K+AY effects support 
  • Fixed shimmering background artefacts on levels 3, 4
  • Added Pentagon timings option, .TRD version only
  • Other minor fixes
20170616
  • Changed Sinclair 12345 to Sinclair 67890 (via Slider)
20170622
  • Fixed hanging when firing the lasers close to the right edge of the screen (via AER)

20170302

Lunar Jetman (Ultimate Play The Game, 1983)

  • Keyboard controls changed to 'Q, A, O, P, B-Space', pause: 'H'
  • Extra keys: 'X' - pick up/drop, 'C' - use
  • 128K mode compatibility

20170228

Tranz Am (Ultimate Play The Game, 1983)

  • Unified Kempston and Sinclair 67890 control option added
  • Keyboard controls changed to 'Q, A, O, P', pause: 'H'
  • 128K mode compatibility

20170226

Pssst (Ultimate Play The Game, 1983)

  • Unified Kempston and Sinclair 67890 control option added
  • Keyboard controls changed to 'Q, A, O, P, B-Space', pause: 'H'
  • 128K mode compatibility

20170224

Cookie (Ultimate Play The Game, 1983)

  • Keyboard controls changed to 'Q, A, O, P, B-Space', pause: 'H'
  • 128K mode compatibility