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Sinclair User is published monthly by EMAP Business and Computer Publications
Cover illustration Gerry Paris
|BEST OF BEYOND||Beyond|
|BLOCKLANDS (QL)||Digital Precision|
|BORING OLD FONT||5th Dimension|
|COLOUR OF MAGIC||Piranha|
|DRAGON'S LAIR||Software Projects|
|DROID ZONE (QL)||Digital Precision|
|EYE-Q (QL)||Digital Precision|
|FAIRLIGHT II||The Edge|
|FUTURE KNIGHT||Gremlin Graphics|
|GRID, FRAME, TRUSS||Okoloku|
|HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE||Firebird|
|ICE TEMPLE||Bubble Bus|
|MIAMI DICE||Bug Byte|
|NOW GAMES 3||Virgin|
|SACRED ARMOUR OF ANTIRIAD||Palace|
|THE GREAT ESCAPE||Ocean|
|THEY SOLD A MILLION 3||Ocean|
|WINTER GAMES 128||US Gold|
All the hits of the future. Sooner. Better
In the best previews section anywhere, we look at Sky Runner, Ikari Warriors, Aliens, Goonies, Dracula, Xevious, Double Take, Hyperball, PAW and more ...
Micros are taking over your fantasies! And crawling around at the 11th British Fantasy Society's Convention
Control yourself, do
Well, everything else anyway. All you need to know to hook up your Spectrum and to control your life
Ever wondered who writes the hits?
Infamous. Respected. Resented. Revered. Who are we talking about? Programmers - that's who. Where would the huge licensing deals that you've read so much about be without these people? Jim Douglas met some of the backroom boys
Build your own robot for two tenners
As promised, here's the SU Buggy - a mechanical robot you can control from your Spectrum. It can turn in 360 degrees, learn mazes, know when it's hit things, and what's more, it isn't that difficult to build.
We've even arranged a special all-inclusive kit giving you everything you need to make it ... all for not a penny more than £20
The Write Stuff
Ever reckon we got it wrong? We slag the best game ever, or rave over a monster flop. Now you can tell us ...
It's a disc, a printer, a keyboard and software and it converts your Spectrum into a well heavy piece of kit
Red Boxes are taking over. Between them and your Spectrum you could lose control of your home!
Back to Font
Word Pro Ace
When you see this comp you'll say TANX! We've got 50 copies of Elite's Commando follow-up to win
This is the ultimate Spectrum upgrade? And we've got a complete system of disc drive, printer, keyboard and software to win
After the huge success of the last ZX Fair we've got 200 tickets to give away for the next on December 13
Rainbird Art Studio
Art Studio is one of the very finest graphics packages. Rainbird and SU are now bringing Art to the people by lopping over 40 per cent off the price
Code Talk - Bo Jangeborg
Gordo's Adventure tips
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