ZX Spectrum Games Starting with Ta to Zz
Mr. Big is back in town. He has captured your brother and every gang in the city is out looking for you. Your mission is to rescue your brother by fighting your way through the streets avoiding many obstacles and using your fists to take out the gang members.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
With April O’Neil held hostage by the Shredder’s thugs, Bebop and Rocksteady, it is your job to rescue April and then rescue your sensei Splinter from The Shredder’s clutches deep in the bowels of the Technodrome.The game is based on popular TV shows and a movie from the 1980s.
Tempest was a top arcade game and was subsequently ported to several game consoles and home computers and did well there too.Its featured a mix of fast addictive game-play and beautiful colour vector graphics.
Test Drive II: The Duel
In the sequel to Test Drive, play against the time or the computer. Choose between a Ferrari F-40 and a Porsche 959. The quality of graphics have not changed much, but they game play does have a modern feel over the first game.Also new are the different settings including forests and mountains, with a wide range of hazards to dodge. No longer are you trapped racing around the side of a mountain. This game also supports scenario disks.
The Addams Family
The Addams Family is a platform game based on the characters and settings from the TV series. The game takes place towards the end of the movie, which was made after the TV series. The Addams Family was evicted from their home by a court order.As Gomez, you must tour the Addams’ mansion in search of your lost family, battling out mysterious monsters and evading traps. Your final battle includes Tully.
The Simpsons: Bart vs. the space mutants
Bart vs. The Space Mutants involves, you as Bart, stopping the Space Mutants from invading Springfield.On each of the five levels, collect the ingredients that the Space Mutants are planning to use to build their machine, such as purple objects or balloons. While doing this, you must collect enough proof of alien existence to enlist family members to help you when you meet the boss.
Thrust took a unique game style by bringing realistic physics and inertia-based movement into arcade games.In order to power your advanced starships, you must fly your fighter behind enemy lines and steel their Klystron Pods, which are used to power your more advanced starships. Use the tractor beam to obtain these pods. There is an array of guns with the sole purpose of taking you down. The best way to take out these guns is through shooting their power source and not shoot.
You goal is to blow up eight towers because they are poisoning the water of planets that you are trying to colonise. You must make your way to the top of these towers in order to be successful.Climb your way to the top using walkways around the outside of the towers. To survive your climb, jump over, kick and run from various enemies. Towers are linked together via a voyage through the sea in your trusty MK.7 submarine.
Treasure Island Dizzy
This is Dizzy’s second adventure. As Dizzy, you must explore the strange magic kingdom of Treasure Island. In exploring the island, you will solve many problems and puzzles. And in the end, you will end the terror of the evil Pirates that have been ruling the island.
The sequel to OutRun features similar basic game-play to the original. Avoid contact with other cars and obstacles as it will cause your car to spin, slow down or even flip: in each case you will lose time.There are 16 stages set across the US, gradually moving from east to west. After every four levels, you go into a shop screen with a choice of upgrades. As the title implies, you now have a turbo booster installed that speeds up the car.
You pilot a ship that is trapped within a chamber of seven tunnels in this fast paced shooter. The tunnels are filled with a variety of enemies with one purpose to kill you so stay sharp. Use your laser blasts to blast the aliens as they streak by. Keep shooting and keep moving, and you will survive to live another day. Slow down and stop and you will not survive.Fire your weapons in all directions as you move to prevent from being taken.
Your mission is to roam the streets to beat up gang members responsible for kidnapping your girlfriend Maria.The game offers five distinct locations from city streets to a junkyard. Use your fists, feet and a chain.
Another in a series of popular Epyx games series. Like those that preceded the Winter Games you can play with up to eight players in a series of games. Choose your country and then select to play all the games, play a few games or just practice a particular game over and over.Games offered include: Ski jumpHot DogBiathlonBobsledFree SkatingFigure SkatingSome console may have more games or less games.
Everything in your life is going well until your girlfriend is kidnapped. You quest to to seek out her kidnappers and bring her to safety.You will have to explore deep dark forests, cross endless oceans, climb treacherous slopes, survive endless volcanoes and even walk through clouds. Your only weapon of defence is your hatchet. Use it to defend yourself against bees, spiders, snakes, coal-kids, frogs, bats, snails, coyotes and octopuses.
Wonder Boy in Monster Land
Eleven years have passed by since Tom rescued his girlfriend from the clutches of the evil King. Word of Tom’s journey soon spread throughout Wonder Land. Eventually, the peace was broken when a ferocious fire-breathing dragon. Defenceless that they were, the people were quickly taken over and the tranquil and serene kingdom was transformed into a land of demons and devils. Your mission is to defeat the dragon and once again restore peace. You must travel through 12 locations.
World Championship Soccer
Choose a team representing one of twenty-four countries around the world to participate in the World Championship tournament. Once your team is picked, select which players to have on the field. The game supports single exhibition matches, either against the computer or against a friend.Game action is viewed from above is rather simplified as player control is limited to players closest to the ball.
World Class Leader Board
Wind, snap and power are the only three controls keeping you out of the bunkers, water and rough which make for more complex courses than the 8-bit versions of the original.Using the course editor, you make the courses suit your needs.
Olympics style sports game. The following events are included:1) Skiing2) Weight Lifting3) Barrel Jumping4) Sumo Wrestling5) Bull Riding6) Cliff Diving7) Log Rolling8) Caber Toss9) Pole Vault10) Platform Diving
After a distress call was received from a space station orbiting your home world, then complete silence. However, a single ship managed to leave the planet. The pilot tells a tale of pods that hatch into acid-spitting Xenos.A small band of engineers were dispatched to combat the Xeno threat before it takes over all the space stations and, eventually, your home world. Assemble your band of engineers and fight the Xenos on each station, striving to either clear it or abandon it
Xevious was a scrolling first-person shooter, and while a common game form today, was a new style of game play in 1982. Coupled with the graphics and game play, Xevious became very popular in arcades and was soon ported to all the popular game consoles and home computers of the time.
Your goal is to defeat the Zaxxon defence system The game has three stages, first taking you through Asteroid City that is heavily protected by aircraft, guns and missiles. Stage two is a space shoot out against hordes of enemy aircraft. Those you failed to destroy in the first part of the task. Complete this and you reach the final battle with Zaxxon.
The goal of the game is to turn the entire maze green. This is done by connecting each section of the maze to the centre of the screen. After all sections of the maze have been connected, you can move on to the next, more challenging level.