CWTA Issue 20 - August 1986 - Type-Ins

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The following listings were published in the August 1986 issue of Computing_with_the_Amstrad:


  • Backgammon (Paul Goodings)
  • Variable Find (Ian Sharpe)
  • Screen Dump (Roland A Waddilove)
  • Pull Down Menu (Lawrence Rowe) 6128/128K ONLY
  • Double Height Characters (Kevin Young)


  • Run PULLMRSX first before running PULLDEMO
  • Run BIGCHARS first before running BIGDEMO
  • 3D Munchies (Roland A Waddilove) was included on the tape/disc that readers could send away for, and is included on the dsk file
  • Backgammon was modified a number of times in subsequent postbag submissions (December 1986 A J Riches added dice; February 1987 Roy Paterson improved CPC decision making; May 1987 J D Crabtree added points and amended colours to teal/grey). These improved versions are supplied on dsk images below.