Released Programs

This is a list of third-party ZX-Spectrum programs (mostly games) developed with ZX BASIC. Some of them also provide full source code, so they can be used as reference about how to create new programs.

A similar list is also available at https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=999&group_id=4007


PLAYABLE GAMES

3 Reyes Magos

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27998

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A Broken Friend

Author: Paul Jenkinson

Type: Text Adventure Game

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27296

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Abydos

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Platform Game

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28165

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AD LUNAM

Author: Alessandro Grussu

Type: Simulation / Management

Year: 2019

Source: Yes

Link: https://www.alessandrogrussu.it/Adlunam.html

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AD LUNAM PLUS

Author: Alessandro Grussu

Type: Simulation / Management

Year: 2020

Source: Yes

Link: https://www.alessandrogrussu.it/ALP.html

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Bacaball

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Sport Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/csscgc2011/nitrofurano-bacaball/

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Bacachase

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/csscgc2011/nitrofurano-bacachase/

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BerksMan

Author: Paul Fisher

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27713

Programming tutorial discussing how this was made: Link

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Binary Land

Author: Joflof

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2020

Source: Yes

Link: https://www.joflof.com/binary.html

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Bounty - The Search for Frooge

Author: Paul Jenkinson

Type: Text Adventure Game

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27876

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Chessboard Attack

Authors: Leszek Chmielewski Daniel (LCD), Kriss

Type: Board Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=26121

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Ciclopes (y Saturno)

Authors: Apenao

Type: Sports

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30024

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Coches

Authors: Apenao

Type: Racing

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30025

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Cuadragon

Author: Duefectu

Type: Adventure Game

Year: 2020

Source: No

Link: http://duefectucorp.com/Productos/Cuadragon

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Dex

Author: Lee Tonks

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2011

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=26574

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Earthraid

Authors: Leszek Chmielewski Daniel (LCD)

Type: Strategy Game

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27687

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El Hobbit

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Arcade (Platform)

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27993

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El Hobbit

Author: Alejandro Valero

Type: Graphic Adventure

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27992

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Eleuterio, el Mono Serio (demo)

Author: na_th_an (The Mojon Twins)

Type: Arcade (Platform)

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27307

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Encuerer

Author: na_th_an (LOKOsoft)

Type: Arcade (Platform)

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.csscgc2013.blogspot.com.es/2013/02/encuerer.html

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Escape from Cnossus

Author: Felix Plesoianu

Type: Dungeon Game

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: http://notimetoplay.org/our-games/escape-from-cnossus/

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Explorer

Author: Luca bordoni

Type: Arcade Game / Shoot-em-up

Year: 2015

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30212

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H7N9

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Platform

Year: 2015

Source: Yes

Link: http://nitrofurano.itch.io/h5n1

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He had such a big head that if he were a cat he would have to toss the mice from under the bed with a brow

Author: The Mojon Twins

Type: Arcade (Platform)

Year: 2010

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/2010/05/04/mojontwins-en-la-csscgc-2010/

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Hunt the Wumpus

Author: Leszek Chmielewski Daniel (LCD)

Type: Maze Game

Year: 2013

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28119

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Knights & Demons DX

Authors: Manuel Gomez, Einar Saukas, Craig Stevenson

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28175

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Lamega

Author: rikokun

Type: Shooter

Year: 2016

Source: no

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30284

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Looking for a csscgc2012 theme

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Adventure Game

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://www.yoursinclair.co.uk/csscgc/csscgc.cgi?search=0301180542lookingforacsscgc2012theme_20120301145340.zip

Description: optimized for ULA-Plus palette

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Maritrini, Freelance Monster Slayer en: Las Increibles Vicisitudes de Despertarse Resacosa con Fred en la Cama y Tener que Llegar Mas o Menos Puntual a la Prueba de "Monstruos Vigorosos de Pechos Lustrosos" featuring Los Fratelli

Author: The Mojon Twins

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27953

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Memorama

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/csscgc2011/paulo-silva-memorama/

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O-CMAN

Author: oblo

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=26598

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O-TRIX

Author: oblo

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=26573

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Pets vs Aliens Prologue

Authors: Einar Saukas, Jarrod Bentley, Yerzmyey

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2015

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30197

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Pixel Quest

Author: Einar Saukas, MmcM, Craig Stevenson

Type: Puzzle

Year: 2015

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30237

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Pixel Quest 2000

Author: Einar Saukas, MmcM, PheeL

Type: Puzzle

Year: 2017

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=31490

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Pixel Quest Zero

Author: Einar Saukas, MmcM, PheeL

Type: Puzzle

Year: 2018

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=34291

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Quest for Witchcraft

Authors: Leszek Chmielewski Daniel (LCD), Mister Beep

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2011

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27261

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Ratul & Zeki

Author: Salvacam (Spain)

Type: Arcade (Platform)

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27055

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Retrobsesion

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=26193

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Retrobsesion II

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27389

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Saltarin

Author: Salvacam (Spain)

Type: Arcade (Platform)

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27160

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Solitario

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/csscgc2011/nitrofurano-solitario/

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Souls

Author: Alxinho

Type: Platform Game

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28172

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SpeccyWars

Author: Slenkar

Type: Strategy Game

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/post4467.html#p4467

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Stela

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2011

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=26527

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Steroids Sports Diving: Splash

Author: apenao

Type: Sports Game

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: http://cgc.zx.gen.tr/index.php?game=0628182038

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The Spectral Dungeons

Author: Felix Plesoianu

Type: Dungeon Game

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28173

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The Tales of Grupp

Author: Alxinho

Type: ?

Year: 2015

Source: Yes

Link: http://retrobytesproductions.blogspot.com.es/2015/02/the-tales-of-grupp.html

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U-Boot Hunt

Author: Leszek Chmielewski Daniel (LCD)

Type: Puzzle Game

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27688

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Uchi-Danza

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Action Game

Year: 2011

Source: No

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/csscgc2011/jbgv-uchi-danza/

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VADE RETRO

Author: J.B.G.V.

Type: Action Game

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27878

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Vampe: GOTO Vampe

Author: Valdir

Type: Maze Game

Year: 2013

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28168

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Walking around Porto

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: ?

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: http://csscgc2013.blogspot.pt/2013/06/walking-around-porto.html

Description: a tour in Porto (or Oporto) city - runs on a 128kb ZX-Spectrum, on a b&w display

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Yumiko in the haunted Mansion

Author: Leszek Chmielewski Daniel (LCD)

Type: Action Game

Year: 2012

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27988

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ZEN

Author: Einar Saukas, Mister Beep

Type: Puzzle

Year: 2014

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30157

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ZEN II

Author: Einar Saukas, Mister Beep

Type: Puzzle

Year: 2015

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30208

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ZX Connection

Author: Antonio Silva

Type: Arcade Game

Year: 2020

Source: Yes

Link: https://avlixa.itch.io/zx-connection

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ZX Destroyer

Author: Alxinho

Type: Shooter

Year: 2014

Source: Yes

Link: http://retrobytesproductions.blogspot.com.es/2014/03/zx-destroyer.html

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ZX Striker

Author: Valdir

Type: Sports Game

Year: 2013

Source: No

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=28170

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DEMOS

EMS Christmas Card Demo

Author: Eqx

Type:

Year: 2016

Source: No

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/gallery/ems-christmas-card-demo-t1102.html

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JRPG Test

Author: rikokun

Type:

Year: 2016

Source: No

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/gallery/jrpg-test-and-tileeditor-t1082.html

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Just Something Silly

Author: emook

Type: Demo

Year: 2016

Source: No

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/gallery/just-something-silly-t1095.html

Description:

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Nothing Thing

Author: Paulo Silva

Type: Demo

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: http://csscgc2013.blogspot.pt/2013/03/nothing-thing.html

Description: optimized for ULA-Plus palette, it will look weird on common ZX-Spectrum machines.

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GAME ENGINES

BIFROST* ENGINE

Authors: Einar Saukas, Dave Hughes

Type: Multicolor Engine

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27405

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BIFROST*2 ENGINE

Author: Einar Saukas

Type: Multicolor Engine

Year: 2016

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30003

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Fourspriter Engine

Author: The Mojon Twins

Type: Sprite Engine

Year: 2010

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.mojontwins.com/juegos_mojonos/fourspriter-1-0/

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NIRVANA ENGINE

Author: Einar Saukas

Type: Bicolor Engine

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30001

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NIRVANA+ ENGINE

Author: Einar Saukas

Type: Bicolor Engine

Year: 2015

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=30002

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UTILITIES

+3e FileBrowser

Author: BCH

Type: Utility

Year: 2013

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/post4353.html#p4353

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Multi I/O Board

Author: Ian Johnston

Type: Utility

Year: 2014

Source: Yes

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/gallery/show-off-your-creativity-t578-45.html#p5341

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The Spectrum Client

Author: ardentcrest

Type: Utility

Year: 2015

Source: No

Link: http://www.boriel.com/forum/gallery/the-spectrum-client-t972.html

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ZX7

Author: Einar Saukas

Type: Utility

Year: 2012

Source: Yes

Link: https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/index.php?cat=96&id=27996

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HARDWARE ADD-ONS


OTHER HARDWARE

Home Computers

Game Consoles

Handheld Consoles

Arcade Systems