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Reviewed Games (A-Z)

Here is a list of all the games reviewed on the show. For hardware reviews and arcade shootouts - scroll down.

This list does not include the games of software companies covered in specials such as Ultimate Play The Game, Arcade Software, Carnell and Imagine.

A-E

180 (Mastertronic)
1942 (Elite)
3d Deathchase (Micromega)
3D Escape (New Generation)
3D Grand Prix (DK'Tronics)
3D Painter 9CDS)
3D Seiddab Attack (Hewson)
3D Space Wars (Hewson)
3D Starstrike (Realtime)
3D Tanx (DK'Tronics)
3D Tunnel (New Generation)
4K Racer
Ad Astra (Gargoyle)
Adventureland (Adventure Int.)
All Or Nothing (Abbex)
Altair
Alter Ego
Amores De Brunilda
Android One (Vortex)
Androids (Sunshine)
Antics (Bug Byte)
Antiquity Jones
Apple Jam (DK'Tronics)
Aquaplane (Quicksilva)
Aquarius (Bug Byte)
Arcadia (Imagine)
Astro Blaster (Quicksilva)
Astroblaster (Quicksilva)
Astronut (Software Projects)
Automania (Mikro-Gen)
BaldyZX
Barmy Burgers (Blaby)
Battle City
Beamrider (Activision)
Bear Bovver (Artic)
Beech Head (US Gold)
Bionic Ninja (Zeppelin)
Birds & The Bees (Mikro-Gen)
Black Hole, The (Quest)
Black Star
Blade Alley (PSS)
Blasteroids (Image Works)
Blood & Guts (Quicksilva)
Blue Max (US Gold)
Blue Thunder (Wilcox)
Bobby Carrot
Body Works
Bonkers (Procom)
Bonnie & Clyde
Booty Remake)
Brainstrom (Micromega)
Brian Clough's Football (CDS)
Buck Rogers (US Gold)
Buggy Boy (Elite)
Carnival (Eclipse)
Castlevania Spectral Interlude
Cauldron (Palace)
Championship Jetski Sim (Codemasters)
Chase HQ (Ocean)
Chopper Drop
Chrimblast
Cisco Heat (Image Works)
Code Zero
Colossal Adventure (Level 9)
Cookie (Ultimate)
Cosmic Raiders [Mikro-Gen]
Count Ducula (Alternative)
Cray 5
Crystal Kingdom Dizzy
Cyclone (Vortex)
Daley Thompson's Decathlon (Ocean)
Daley Thompson's Olympic Chal (Ocean)
Dandy (Electic Dreams)
Deathstar Interceptor (System 3)
Deep Core Raider
Delta Charge (Thalamus)
Devils of the Deep (Richard Shepherd)
Dingo
Discs Of Death (Artic)
DNA Warrior (Artronic)
Dominator (System 3)
Domomsday Castle (Fantasy)
Dragonsbane (Quicksilva)
Dung Darak
Dungeons (Colisto)
Dynamite Dan (Mirrorsoft)
Easy Speak
Egg Head Goes To Town
El Stompo
Enduro Racer (Activision)
Energy Warrior (Mastertronic)
ETX (Abbex)
Explorer

 

F-N

F1 Simulator (Mastertronic)
F1 Tornado (Codemasters)
F16 Combat Pilot (Dig Int)
F16 Fighting Falcon (Codemasters)
Factory Breakout (Poppysoft)
Fighting Warrior (Mel House)
Flyn's Adventures in Bombland
Frank Bruno's Boxing (Elite)
Frank N Stein (PSS)
Fred (Quicksilva)
Frenzy (Quicksilva)
Frog/Showdown (Artic)
Frogger (DLJ)
Furure Looter
GAC
Galaxians (artic)
Gauntlet (US Gold)
Gee Bee Air Rally (Activision)
Genesis
Ghosts N Goblins (Elite)
Gift From The Gods (Ocean)
Gimmie Bright
Glass (Quicksilva)
Glug Glug (CRL)
Gobbleman (Artic)
Gold Mine (DK'Tronics)
Gold Rush (Thorn)
Golden Axe (Virgin)
Golf (R&R)
Gommy
Great Space Race (Legend)
Ground Attack (Silversoft)
Gryzor
Guardian, The (PSS)
Gun Law (Vortex)
Gyroscope (Mel House)
Halaga (Interceptor)
Hard Cheese (DK'Tronics)
Hard Drivin (Domark)
Haunted Hedges (Micromega)
Head Coach (Addictive Games)
Hobbit 128, The
Horace & The Robots
Horace and the Mystic Woods
Hunchback (Ocean)
Hungry Horace (Psion)
Ikari Warriors (Elite)
Int. Ninja Rabbits (Micro Value)
Intergalactic Space Rescue
Invasion Force (Artic)
Invasion of the Zombie monsters
Jawz (DK'Tronics)
Jetpac Advanced
Jungle Fever (A&F)
Kai Temple (Firebird)
Kick Boxing (Firebird)
Kings Valley
Knight Lore (Ultimate)
Knot In 3D (New Generation)
Kong Strikes Back (Ocean)
Krazy Kong (C-Tech)
Kung Fu Knights (Top Ten)
Kyd Cadet 3
Labyrinth (Axis)

Land or Mire Mare
Laserbirds
Laserwarp (Mikro-Gen)
Lightforce (FTL)
Lotus Turbo Esprit (Gremlin)
Lunar Crabs (Micromega)
Macadam Bumper (ERE)
Marauder (Hewson)
Maritrini
Maze Death Rally X
Maziacs (DK'Tronics)
Metal Army (Players)
Metal Man Reloaded
Meteoroids (DK'Tronics)
Midnight Resistance (Ocean)
Mighty Final Fight
Millionaire (Incentive)
Mini Office
Mini-Putt (Accolade)
Molar Maul (Imagine)
Monster Muncher (Spectrum Games)
Monty Is Innocent (Gremlin)

Mooncresta (Incentive)
Mrs Mopp (Computasolve)
Mutants (Tynesoft)
Nightmare Rally (Ocean)
Nightmare ZX
Ninja Gaiden Shadow Warriors
Ninja Hamster (CRL)
Ninja Master (Firebird)

 

O-R

OCP Art Studio
Old Tower
Olli & Lissa 3 (Cartoon Time)
Olympaid 86 (Atlantis)
One for the Road (Tynesoft)
Ooze
Oracles Cave
Orion (Software Projects)
Outrun (Ocean)
P47 Thunderbolt (Firebird)
Painter (A&F)
Panama Joe (Sinclair)
Paratroopers (rabbit)
Patinbox
Penetrator (Melbourne House)
Pentacorn Quest
Perils of Willy
Phasorchase (Soft Hits)
Pinball Power (Mastertronic)
Pinball Wizard (Sagatarian)
Pit Fighter (Domark)
Pitfall2 (Activision)
Pole Position (Atarisoft)
Power Drift (Activision)
Proteus (Abacus)
Pssst (Ultimate)
Pub Games (Gremlin)
Quadron
Quatro Arcade (Codemasters)
Race Fun (Rabbit)
Rastan (Imagine)
Red Heat (Ocean)
Redshift
Renegade (Imagine)
Retro Invaders
Reveal (mastertronic)
River Rescue (Thorn)
Road Racer (Thron)
Roadblasters (US Gold)
Robot Riot (Silversoft)
Robot Rumble
Rock N Wrestle (Melbourne House)
ROVR
R-Type (Electric Dreams)
Sacred Armour of Antiriad (Palace)
Salamander (Konami)
Sam Mallard
Sardonic
Scooby Do (Elite)
Scramble (Mikro-Gen)
Sea Dragon
Sector
Sector Invasion
Sewer Rage
Sgt Helmet Zero
Shadow Of The Beast (Gremlin)
Sid Spanners
Sidewize (Firebird)
Silkworm (Virgin)
Slap Fight (Imagine)
Smash TV (Ocean)
Snake Escape
Sonic Boom (Activision)
SOS (Mastertronic)
Space Crusade (Gremlin)
Space Disposal
Space Harrier 2 (Grandstand)
Space Junk
Spawn of Evil (DK'Tronics)
Specball
Special Delivery
Spectres (Bug byte)
Spiky Harold (Firebird)
Splat (Incentive)
Spookyman (Abbex)
Sports Hero (Melbourne House)
Springbot
Spy Hunter (US Gold)
Sqij 2018
Squares
Star Clash (Micromega)
Star Firebirds (Insight)
Star Runner (Codemasters)
Star Warrior (Visions)
Stormfinch
Street Gang Football (Codemasters)
Strom (Mastertronic)
Styx (Bug Byte)
Subterranean Srtyker (Incentive)
Summer Santa
Sun Bucket
SupaDrive
Super Chopper (Software Savers)
Super G Man 9Codemasters)
Super Hangon (Electric Dreams)
Super Space Invaders (Domark)
Super Toolkit
Surf Champ (New concepts)
Sword of Ianna
Swordfight (Sunshine)

 

S-Z

Tarzan Goes Ape
Tea Leaf Ted
Tempest (Electric Dreams)
Terrapins
Terrodaktyl 4D (Mel House)
Terrolandia
The Dark
Three Octopusses
Thrust (Firebird)
Thrusta (Software Projects)
Thunderblade (US Gold)
Time Machine (Activision)
Time Scanner (Activision)
Timegate (Quicksilva)
Toofy In Fan Land
Total Recall (Ocean)
Trader (Pixel)
Transmuter (Codemasters)
Transversion (Ocean)
Trantor Last Stromtrooper (Go!)
Tranzam (Ultimate)
Trom (DK'Tronics)
Tubaruba (Firebird)
Twinlight
Ultima Ratio (Firebird)
Vallation
Vixen (Martech)
Volcanic Dungeon (Carnell)
Volcanic Planet (Thorn)
Wacky Dartys (Codemasteers)
Wanderers
Wanted Monty Mole (Gremlin)
Wizard Willy (Cartoon Time)
Word Manager
World Class Leaderboard (US Gold)
Writer, The
Wunderchars
X=Y=Z
Xanthius(Players)
Xavior (PSS)
Xecutor (ACE)
Zaxxan (Starzone)
Zaxxon (US Gold)
Z-Man (DLJ)
ZX Destroyer
ZX Larry
Zzoom (Imagine)

 

Hardware Reviews

Complete list of real hardware reviewed on the shows.

Alphacom 32 Printer
Cheetah Defender
Cheetah RAT
Cheetah Sound Sampler
Cheetah Specdrum
Cheetah Sweet Talker
ComCon Interface
Currah Microspeech
Datel Lightpen
DivIDE 2K
DivMMC Enjoy
DK'Tronics Keyboard
Echo Keyboard
Games Controller
Genius Mouse
Heart Rate Monitor
Interface 1bis
Interface 2
Kempston Mouse
Kempston Printer Interface
Kempston Pro Interface
K-Mouse Interface
Magnum Light Gun
Micro Command
Nintendo DS Lite
Omni 128HQ
Pacesetter
RAM turbo Interface
RamWrite / RamPrint
RD Digital Tracer
Recreated Spectrum
Rotronic Wafadrive
Sam Coupe
Slo-Mo
SmartCard
Spectrum 128
Spectrum Next
Spectruym Plus 3
Stack Light Rifle
Stonechip Amp
Timex 2048
TK-95
Transform Keyboard
TZX Duino
Vega
VidiZX
ZX Box
ZX Microdrive
ZX Printer
ZX-HD

 

Arcade Shootouts

Episode number in brackets

Asteroids [3], Battlezone [42], Berzerk [36], Centipede [54], Defender [28], Donkey Kong [15], Frogger [33], Galaxian [9], Joust [67], Lunar Rescue [46], Missile Command [12], Moon Patrol [7], Q*Bert [18], Robotron [62], Scramble [22], Space Invaders [1]