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Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (ZX Spectrum)

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum This splash screen appears very briefly

This splash screen appears very briefly

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Game credits and controller options. A little engine appears and buzzes around the screen while the game waits for a response

Game credits and controller options. A little engine appears and buzzes around the screen while the game waits for a response

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum There are two levels of difficulty, this is the screen that selects which the player wants. I chose the easy level.

There are two levels of difficulty, this is the screen that selects which the player wants. I chose the easy level.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Track selection. Each track is like a different mission. Use the left / right keys to rotate and point Thomas at the desired track.

Track selection. Each track is like a different mission. Use the left / right keys to rotate and point Thomas at the desired track.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum I chose the 'Timber' icon at the top left. This screen defines that task

I chose the 'Timber' icon at the top left. This screen defines that task

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum The game starts here. Its important to move quickly because other trains use this track and will crash into Thomas if he stays in one place too long

The game starts here. Its important to move quickly because other trains use this track and will crash into Thomas if he stays in one place too long

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum I'm on the next screen. Above me in the sidings is an 800 point bonus so I reverse to collect it

I'm on the next screen. Above me in the sidings is an 800 point bonus so I reverse to collect it

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Just as I take the road to the sidings for my bonus another train pulls into the station. Good job I moved quickly. I hope it does not follow me because in the sidings there's no escape.

Just as I take the road to the sidings for my bonus another train pulls into the station. Good job I moved quickly. I hope it does not follow me because in the sidings there's no escape.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Bonus collected, moving through screen 3 with a choice of two exits

Bonus collected, moving through screen 3 with a choice of two exits

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Onto screen 4. Looks like both exits from the previous screen join up here. There's another bonus to be had at the bottom of the screen where I pick up my cargo

Onto screen 4. Looks like both exits from the previous screen join up here. There's another bonus to be had at the bottom of the screen where I pick up my cargo

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Cargo collected. Waiting here until that train has passed.

Cargo collected. Waiting here until that train has passed.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Ooops! Didn't wait long enough.

Ooops! Didn't wait long enough.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Most collisions result in moving back a screen or three.

Most collisions result in moving back a screen or three.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Though he says two screens he actually put me back at the start. At least I still have my cargo.
This is the screen after the one on which I had my collision

Though he says two screens he actually put me back at the start. At least I still have my cargo. This is the screen after the one on which I had my collision

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Tye next screen has a bonus that's impossible to avoid because it's on a crossroads , or should that be crosstracks

Tye next screen has a bonus that's impossible to avoid because it's on a crossroads , or should that be crosstracks

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum five or six screens later, there's another bonus in the sidings that I'll have to backtrack for

five or six screens later, there's another bonus in the sidings that I'll have to backtrack for

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum Arrived at the timber yard

Arrived at the timber yard

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ZX Spectrum End of mission statement.
After this I'm taken back to the 'Select a Track' screen.

End of mission statement. After this I'm taken back to the 'Select a Track' screen.