Right in the middle of the element14 global challenge, Toby announced a Retro Computing Sinclair Night on Thursday May 5th at the Skiff. So for a few minutes, all minds wandered (actually, that’s not true – most of the time minds are wandering all over the place: it’s taken a massive effort to stay on track with this little project for as long as we have!) onto all things Speccy.

It might be fun to try out your ZX Spectrum knowledge, if you’re that way inclined.
Here are a few loading screens from some famous (and not-so-famous) ZX Spectrum games. How many can you identify (obviously game names have been removed, also author names so no popping off to Mr Google and asking him for the answers!)

Here are a few easy ones to get you started…

These will show us who was a casual user, and who had a drawer full of pirated C90 cassettes, with slightly more obscure titles….

Bonus marks for getting either of the last two: