Can You Escape the Evil Wizard in This Random ZX81 Adventure?
Closing out September, it is time for a little adventure. SLR Venture is my attempt at creating one using the ZX81’s tiny memory footprint. Although I went on to write some more complex text games, this random game does a decent job.
Good for a quick romp…
Posted Sep 30, 2019 by Steven
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What do you do on a lazy Sunday? Write programs of course! I was reading Tim Hartnell’s book Creating Adventure Games On Your Computer and ran across a little gem for generating random names. It is short and sweet and easily converted into Perl.
I spent more time making it pretty than actually con…
Posted Mar 06, 2011 by Steven
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It’s been busy of late. I’d been on vacation for almost 3 weeks with just a few days of work in between. My parents were in town (hi Mom) a couple of weeks ago. Then I was out of town for my wife’s family. That wasn’t really a vacation, though…
Posted Jul 12, 2008 by Steven
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