ZX Spectrum Top 10 all playable

I lurrrved that “home computer” in the 80s. Stuff yer Commodore 64s and Amstrads. Dragon 32? Oric? BBC Microcomputer? Apple- well they would never amount to anything.These are 10 of my fave ZX Spectrum games, all playable, with links to instructions.

On your laptop, tablet and even mobile. I know, it’s amazing. Emulation is cool.

On an iPhone “Enter” on the virtual keyboard is under the P key…

1. Deathchase

deathchase

Classic. Like Return of the Jedi speeder bikes. 

Instructions

2. Manic Miner

manicminer

Matthew Smith. You rock. Great game.
Not a satire on the miners’ strike in the 1980s. Was it?

Instructions

3. Avalon

avalon

It has astral projection of the main wizard guy. “Project thy soul”. 
Hey, how good is Avalon by Roxy Music by the way?

Instructions

4. Skool Daze

skooldaze

Back to Skool, with antics and history facts…

Instructions

5. 3D Starstrike

3dstarstrike

Just like Star Wars but better.

Instructions

6. Jet Set Willy

jetsetwilly

It sounded a bit rude. But awesome follow up to Manic Miner. Remember the WRITETYPER cheat under the stairs in the monk bit?

Instructions

7. Match Point

tennis

Such a relaxing stick person tennis game.

Instructions

8. Elite

elite

Awesome space trading game…

Instructions

9. Heavy On The Magick

magick

So good. Worth persevering. Finished this one, unusual for me. Cousin Andrew and Scully persuaded me to buy it in Scotland back in the day. Hi guys. You are reading this, right?

Instructions

10. Match Day II

matchday

Fun football sim.

Instructions

Honourable mentions:-

Chuckle Egg

Fantastic Voyage

Trashman

Spy Hunter

Tapper

The Way Of The Exploding Fist

180

Bomb Jack

Motos

Head Over Heels

Leaderboard

More emulator instructions and games here

  

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