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The Software Library: ZX Spectrum

The ZX Spectrum (pronounced /ˈzɛdˌɛks/ "Zed-Ex") is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research Ltd. The machine was launched as the ZX Spectrum by Sinclair to highlight the machine's colour display, compared with the black-and-white of its predecessor, the ZX81. The Spectrum was ultimately released as eight different models; together they sold in excess of 5 million units worldwide (not counting numerous clones). The Spectrum was among the first mainstream audience home computers in the UK, similar in significance to the Commodore 64 in the USA. The introduction of the ZX Spectrum led to a boom in companies producing software and hardware for the machine, the effects of which are still seen; some credit it as the machine which launched the UK IT industry. Licensing deals and clones followed, and earned Clive Sinclair a knighthood for "services to British industry".

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Media Type
259
software
Year
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1990
15
1989
57
1988
62
1987
42
1986
62
1985
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Topics & Subjects
28
Isometric graphics
11
Text adventures
8
Quill games
2
GAC Graphic Adventure Creator games
Collection
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Creator
259
firebird software
285
zenobi software
259
codemasters
252
ocean
206
mastertronic
190
u.s. gold
168
imagine software
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Language
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English
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Russian
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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 4,168
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Pool (1989)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 4,120
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Pool (1989)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 4,097
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Pool (1989)(Firebird Software)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 4,016
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Pool (1989)(Firebird Software)[a5]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 4,014
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Pool (1989)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 4,013
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Pool (1989)(Firebird Software)[a4]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 2,611
favorite 0
comment 0
Action Fighter (1989)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,809
favorite 2
comment 0
Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,280
favorite 1
comment 0
Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,213
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Stock Car Championship (1988)(Firebird Software)
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,154
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Stock Car Championship (1988)(Firebird Software)[a3]
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,110
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Stock Car Championship (1988)(Firebird Software)[a]
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,085
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Stock Car Championship (1988)(Firebird Software)[a2]
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 1,081
favorite 1
comment 0
Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 992
favorite 0
comment 0
Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 964
favorite 2
comment 0
Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)[deadly save]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 947
favorite 0
comment 0
Action Fighter (1989)(Firebird Software)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 944
favorite 1
comment 0
Rick Dangerous (1989)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 893
favorite 0
comment 0
Action Fighter (1989)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 887
favorite 1
comment 0
Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)(ru)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 877
favorite 1
comment 0
Viking Raiders (1984)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 864
favorite 0
comment 0
Booty (1984)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 819
favorite 0
comment 0
Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 771
favorite 1
comment 0
Wild Bunch, The (1984)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 706
favorite 0
comment 0
P-47 Thunderbolt - The Freedom Fighter (1990)(Firebird Software)[128K][needs tape load]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 698
favorite 0
comment 0
Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 695
favorite 0
comment 0
Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software)[a][128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 658
favorite 0
comment 0
Mad Nurse (1987)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 644
favorite 0
comment 0
Booty - Hidden Game (1984)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 638
favorite 0
comment 0
Bubble Bobble (1987)(Firebird Software)[a2][128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 627
favorite 0
comment 0
Wild Bunch, The (1984)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 627
favorite 0
comment 0
G.I. Hero (1988)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 597
favorite 0
comment 0
Rick Dangerous (1989)(Firebird Software)[t][128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 549
favorite 0
comment 0
Booty (1984)(Firebird Software)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 548
favorite 0
comment 0
Mad Nurse (1987)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 536
favorite 0
comment 0
G.I. Hero (1988)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 522
favorite 0
comment 0
Booty (1984)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 521
favorite 0
comment 0
G.I. Hero (1988)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 508
favorite 0
comment 0
Olli & Lissa - The Ghost of Shilmoore Castle (1986)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 507
favorite 0
comment 0
Empire! (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 501
favorite 0
comment 0
Olli & Lissa - The Ghost of Shilmoore Castle (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 497
favorite 0
comment 0
Rebel Star - 1 Player (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 494
favorite 0
comment 0
Chickin Chase (1985)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 490
favorite 0
comment 0
Olli & Lissa - The Ghost of Shilmoore Castle (1986)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 486
favorite 0
comment 0
Rasputin (1986)(Firebird Software)
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 485
favorite 0
comment 0
Booty (1984)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 483
favorite 0
comment 0
Samurai Warrior - The Battles of Usaji Yojimbo (1988)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 482
favorite 0
comment 0
Booty (1984)(Firebird Software)[a4]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 476
favorite 0
comment 0
Rebel Star - 2 Players (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 467
favorite 0
comment 0
Samurai Warrior - The Battles of Usaji Yojimbo (1988)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 463
favorite 0
comment 0
Chickin Chase (1985)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 462
favorite 0
comment 0
Rebel Star - 1 Player (1986)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 458
favorite 0
comment 0
Sentinel, The (1987)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 457
favorite 0
comment 0
Exploding Fist+ (1988)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 457
favorite 0
comment 0
Flying Shark (1987)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 447
favorite 0
comment 0
Druid (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 446
favorite 0
comment 0
Chickin Chase (1985)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 432
favorite 0
comment 0
Gerry the Germ (1985)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 422
favorite 0
comment 0
Rick Dangerous (1989)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 422
favorite 0
comment 0
Virus (1988)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 420
favorite 0
comment 0
Rebel Star - 2 Players (1986)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 419
favorite 0
comment 0
Savage (1988)(Firebird Software)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 415
favorite 0
comment 0
Comet Game, The (1986)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 414
favorite 0
comment 0
Savage - Intro (1988)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 413
favorite 0
comment 0
Rebel Star - 2 Players (1986)(Firebird Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 411
favorite 0
comment 0
Harvey Headbanger (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 403
favorite 0
comment 0
Viking Raiders (1984)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 403
favorite 0
comment 0
Magnetron (1988)(Firebird Software)
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 398
favorite 0
comment 0
Comet Game, The (1986)(Firebird Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 397
favorite 0
comment 0
Kai Temple (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 392
favorite 0
comment 0
Byte Bitten (1984)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 390
favorite 0
comment 0
Magnetron (1988)(Firebird Software)[a4]
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 387
favorite 0
comment 0
Happiest Days of Your Life, The (1986)(Firebird Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 382
favorite 0
comment 0
Rasputin (1986)(Firebird Software)[128K]
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 380
favorite 0
comment 0
Gerry the Germ (1985)(Firebird Software)