CWTA Issue 44 - August 1988 - Type-Ins

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The following listings were published in the August 1988 issue of Computing_with_the_Amstrad:


  • Lucas' Problem (Henry Watton) NB error-checking routines added
  • The Snake (John Dawson)
  • Cecil The Centipede (Simon Mathews)
  • Box Clever (Karen Johnson) NB error-checking routines added
  • 3D Animated Graphics (Ian Sharpe, based on John Carpenter's code)
  • Machine code shell sort (Mike Mee)
  • House Of Spiders (Johnathan Pugh)


  • All files here originally created by Nich Campbell.
  • An improved version of an earlier screen copying routine by Ian Sharpe is included on the dsk image. Type CALL &100 to save the current screen and CALL &10C to recall it. CALL &118,address saves the current inks to an address in memory, and CALL &132,address sets the inks to the colours stored at an address in memory.
  • The first part of a Programming Clinic article to create a club database by Ian Sharpe was published, with the actual code printed in October 1988 (issue 46).