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A fine conversion of a classic game from the ZX Spectrum era.
App DescriptionHead Over Heels for the ZX Spectrum (an 8-bit personal / home computers released in the UK in 1982 by Sinclair Research Ltd, which sold in excess of 5 million units worldwide) is one of THE defining games of the 1980s.
The Head Over Heels: ZX Spectrum app will be offered as an in-app purchase from within the ZX Spectrum: Elite Collection app. (The in-app will be priced at £1.49/€1.59/US$1.99 and it may include one or more other 8-bit games).
The Head Over Heels: ZX Spectrum app is also available in this stand-alone form. It does not include any other ZX Spectrum games.
The Head Over Heels: ZX Spectrum app is the near-100% original ZX Spectrum game, as designed by Jon Ritman and Bernie Drummond and published by Ocean Software in 1987 and is brought to you - as an officially licenced product - utilizing our ZX Spectrum: Elite Collection technology.
- portrait and landscape play / display modes
- iDaptive (user-definable, game-specific joystick, keypad & canvas) Controls
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- ‘auto save’, on exiting the game
- authentic 'ZX Spectrum' sound
Splash screen art by permission of Bob Wakelin.
About Elite®: Elite Systems Group Ltd is a British game publisher.
Note: this app will NOT be updated with additional games. It’s being released specifically to celebrate the 30th Anniversary (23rd April, 2012) of the launch of the Sinclair ZX Spectrum. If you’re looking for the definitive ZX Spectrum app, to which new games are added every other month or so, please search for “ZX” at the iTunes App Store and then select either ‘ZX Spectrum: Elite Collection’ (for iPhone/Touch) or ‘ZX Spectrum: Elite Collection HD’ (foriPad).
May 11, 2012 Initial Release