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Blockbusters

Blockbusters Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC The game's title screen

The game's title screen

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC The game's configuration screen. Here its a one player game against the computer

The game's configuration screen. Here its a one player game against the computer

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC The game allows for spelling mistakes and answers that are near enough the right answer to be classed as being correct

The game allows for spelling mistakes and answers that are near enough the right answer to be classed as being correct

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC While waiting for an answer the target cell alternates between the players colour and their opponents

While waiting for an answer the target cell alternates between the players colour and their opponents

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC When two games have been won the player gets a chance at the Gold Run game

When two games have been won the player gets a chance at the Gold Run game

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC In the Gold Run the answers are names or phrases...

In the Gold Run the answers are names or phrases...

Blockbusters Amstrad CPC ... and the questions are not easy. Game Over!
After failing the Gold Run the player is taken back to the game configuration screen

... and the questions are not easy. Game Over! After failing the Gold Run the player is taken back to the game configuration screen


Blockbusters Screenshots

Commodore 16, Plus/4 version

Blockbusters Commodore 16, Plus/4 Title Screen.

Title Screen.

Blockbusters Commodore 16, Plus/4 The players.

The players.

Blockbusters Commodore 16, Plus/4 First question.

First question.

Blockbusters Commodore 16, Plus/4 Jack has nearly won.

Jack has nearly won.


Blockbusters Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Blockbusters Commodore 64 Title

Title

Blockbusters Commodore 64 Input required

Input required

Blockbusters Commodore 64 These questions are quite hard

These questions are quite hard

Blockbusters Commodore 64 Oh

Oh

Blockbusters Commodore 64 Wasn't that by the Supremes?

Wasn't that by the Supremes?

Blockbusters Commodore 64 Wait, I know this

Wait, I know this

Blockbusters Commodore 64 So I didn't add the space. Big deal

So I didn't add the space. Big deal

Blockbusters Commodore 64 Commiserations are in order

Commiserations are in order


Blockbusters Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Load screen

Load screen

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum After loading the lozenge shapes flash alternate colours - just like the intro to the game did

After loading the lozenge shapes flash alternate colours - just like the intro to the game did

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Game Option - do you want sound?

Game Option - do you want sound?

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum This is a misleading question. A set of questions has already been loaded. If you've played with question set No 1 then proceed and load set 2, else press 'N' to play with set No 1

This is a misleading question. A set of questions has already been loaded. If you've played with question set No 1 then proceed and load set 2, else press 'N' to play with set No 1

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum There's some more flashing colours before the game starts

There's some more flashing colours before the game starts

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum This game is intended to be a two player game and both names must be input

This game is intended to be a two player game and both names must be input

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Next setup question is 'how many games are you going to play'

Next setup question is 'how many games are you going to play'

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum .... and finally - what level of play

.... and finally - what level of play

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Both players get their own 'buzzer' key

Both players get their own 'buzzer' key

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum After some more flashing lights ....

After some more flashing lights ....

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum ... the game starts with a random question. First to buzz gets to answer

... the game starts with a random question. First to buzz gets to answer

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Rocky has 30 seconds to answer the question

Rocky has 30 seconds to answer the question

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum The answer is typed in

The answer is typed in

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum The answer was correct, now its Dwayne's turn to choose a letter

The answer was correct, now its Dwayne's turn to choose a letter

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Dwayne chooses the letter 'Y'.
There's a pause while the question is prepared

Dwayne chooses the letter 'Y'. There's a pause while the question is prepared

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum The question is displayed

The question is displayed

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Dwayne started typing before pressing the buzzer, so the wrong letter has been typed....

Dwayne started typing before pressing the buzzer, so the wrong letter has been typed....

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum ... but that letter can be erased so that the correct letter can be entered

... but that letter can be erased so that the correct letter can be entered

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum An incorrect answer has just been entered

An incorrect answer has just been entered

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum The game recognises that an error has been made and gives the player a chance to correct it by re-typing

The game recognises that an error has been made and gives the player a chance to correct it by re-typing

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum Dwayne has successfully completed a line and hence has won the game. The lights flash on an off in pretty colours

Dwayne has successfully completed a line and hence has won the game. The lights flash on an off in pretty colours

Blockbusters ZX Spectrum The scores are displayed and the next game starts when a key is pressed

The scores are displayed and the next game starts when a key is pressed