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Post Mortem (ZX Spectrum)

Post Mortem Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum This screen displays as the game loads

This screen displays as the game loads

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum This is the game's main interface screen. In the bottom window is a mouse that's moved left / right by the O & P keys to the appropriate action, SPACE then selects

This is the game's main interface screen. In the bottom window is a mouse that's moved left / right by the O & P keys to the appropriate action, SPACE then selects

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum You died, electrocuted when you plugged in the Spectrum. You get reincarnated to finish the programming of the adventure 'Post Mortem'.

You died, electrocuted when you plugged in the Spectrum. You get reincarnated to finish the programming of the adventure 'Post Mortem'.

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum "Your mission begins now. Your soul floats vaguely in the ether. Inert, you see your body. You can only go up."  So the mouse moves to the upward pointing feet and ...

"Your mission begins now. Your soul floats vaguely in the ether. Inert, you see your body. You can only go up." So the mouse moves to the upward pointing feet and ...

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum Looks like we're moving toward the light. This is a feature of the game. Move, get a big picture, then the same picture appears, smaller, in a game window

Looks like we're moving toward the light. This is a feature of the game. Move, get a big picture, then the same picture appears, smaller, in a game window

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum "You are in a tunnel without end, with a strong glow at the bottom. Notes guide someone mentally. You can go to the bottom, left or right."

"You are in a tunnel without end, with a strong glow at the bottom. Notes guide someone mentally. You can go to the bottom, left or right."

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum I turned left and this greeted me. It does not look good.
This is the game-over screen. From here the player is taken to the main interface screen.

I turned left and this greeted me. It does not look good. This is the game-over screen. From here the player is taken to the main interface screen.

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum You have fallen into the clutches of Satan and he has eaten you as programmer soup with garlic. End of the Game. Keystroke. Try again ...

You have fallen into the clutches of Satan and he has eaten you as programmer soup with garlic. End of the Game. Keystroke. Try again ...

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum If I'd gone right instead of left ...
"You are in the great plains of heaven. You can go up and right"

If I'd gone right instead of left ... "You are in the great plains of heaven. You can go up and right"

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum Going right resulted in another trip to Satan. Straight on comes here

Going right resulted in another trip to Satan. Straight on comes here

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum You have entered the control  and monitoring room of the Guardian Angels.
You can go right or forward

You have entered the control and monitoring room of the Guardian Angels. You can go right or forward

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum Next screen.
You are in the world of nightmares: there are fauns and monsters. You can go right or forward

Next screen. You are in the world of nightmares: there are fauns and monsters. You can go right or forward

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum Who have we here?

Who have we here?

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum "Einstein begins to tell his discoveries. Hold on for a while and do not despair."  
The game actually pauses for a while here

"Einstein begins to tell his discoveries. Hold on for a while and do not despair." The game actually pauses for a while here

Post Mortem ZX Spectrum If the game is going to pause then this must be the end / beginning of a section. A good time to save methinks.

If the game is going to pause then this must be the end / beginning of a section. A good time to save methinks.