Horace and the Spiders Platform: ZX Spectrum 16K Release Date: 1983 Publisher: Sinclair Research Ltd (UK) Developer: Psion Software Ltd (William Tang) Players: 1 Controls: Keyboard Genre: Platformer The ZX Spectrum, I’ve played on the actual machine probably about a dozen times, and over twenty years ago (mostly Dizzy). After asking which games I should review next I was … More Horace and the Spiders
Treasure Island Dizzy Genre: Puzzle/Platformer Year: 1989 Publisher: Codemasters Disks: 1 Music: Allister Brimble Ah Treasure Island Dizzy, eggcellent game, you might even say… eggquisite? Ahem. I could crack plenty of those yolks but I eggpect I would lose those few loyal readers I have, and fear they would be poached from me to another blog. Right, all … More Stop making an egghibit of yourself… Treasure Island Dizzy
Nice little email of stats from WordPress so I thought I’d share 🙂 The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This … More 2010 in review!
Great Scott!!! A short note and update in the world of Reality Glitch Online. Not only is this a year for some awesome anniversary’s (Mario and Back to the Future both celebrating 25 years) but it is a year ago today that I also started my blog. My first post was on October 31st 2009 … More Great Scott!!!
Yes, Prime Minister Run: 13 May – 5 June 2010 at the Chichester Festival Theatre Genre: Comedy Written by: Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn Starring: Henry Goodman and David Haig Prime Minister Jim Hacker, played by David Haig, is the perfect man for the job as leader of the country. Especially in the eyes of … More Theatre Review: Yes, Prime Minister
I know what you’re thinking, Highlander? He has to be joking? I’m afraid not people, Highlander is indeed one of my all time favourite films (next to Ghostbusters) so if you are of a weak disposition regarding this awesome movie please turn to another blog post now. First time I watched Highlander was in the … More Movie Review: Highlander
Top 5 platform games on the Amiga It’s always difficult to name a top 5, especially when there are so many great games on the Amiga to choose from. I’ve based this small list on games I love to replay, whether on my Amiga or emulated. They also tap into deep rooted childhood memories and … More Top 5 Platformers (Amiga)