Top 30: Best ZX Spectrum (Speccy) Games of 1984

The ZX Spectrum is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research .

The Spectrum was among the first mainstream audience home computers in Europe, similar in significance to the Commodore 64 in the USA.


Randomly sorted list


1. Fantastic Voyage

Quicksilva

Fantastic-Voyage

Arcade: Maze

Play Game

2. Daley Thompson’s Decathlon

Ocean Software

DT-Decathlon

Sport: Action

Play Game

3. Tir Na Nog

Gargoyle Games

Tir-Na-Nog

Adventure: Graphic

Play Game

4. Moon Alert

Ocean Software

Moon-Alert

Arcade: Shoot-em-up

Play Game

5. Glug Glug

CRL Group PLC

Glug-Glug

Arcade: Action

Play Game

99 Red Balloons – Nena (UK top hit #15 of 1983)

6. Skool Daze

Microsphere

Skool-Daze

Arcade: Adventure

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7. Match Day

Ocean Software

Match-Day

Sport: Action

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8. The Lords of Midnight

Beyond Software

Lords-of-Midnight

Strategy: War

Play Game

9. Sir Lancelot

Melbourne House

Sir-Lancelot

Arcade: Platform

Play Game

10. Galaxian

Atarisoft

Galaxian

Arcade: Shoot-em-up

Play Game

Self Control – Laura Branigan (UK top hit #30 of 1983)

11. Worse Things Happen at Sea

Silversoft

Worse-Things-Happen-at-Sea

Arcade: Action

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12. Steve Davis Snooker

CDS Microsystems

Steve-Davis-Snooker

Sport: Action

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13. Full Throttle

Micromega

Full-Throttle

Arcade: Race ‘n’ Chase

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14. Turmoil

Bug-Byte Software

Turmoil

Arcade: Platform

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15. T.L.L.

Vortex Software

TLL

Arcade: Action

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Smalltown Boy – Bronski Beat (UK top hit #43 of 1983)

16. Match Point

Sinclair Research

Match-Point

Sport: Action

Play Game


17. Kokotoni Wilf

Elite Systems

Kokotoni-Wilf

Arcade: Adventure

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18. Booty

Firebird Software

Booty

Arcade: Platform

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19. Bruce Lee

US Gold

Bruce-Lee

Arcade: Platform

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20. Ms. Pac-Man

Atarisoft

Ms-Pac-Man

Arcade: Maze

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I Feel For You – Chaka Khan (UK top hit #12 of 1983)

21. Avalon

Hewson Consultants

Avalon

Arcade: Adventure

Code Sheet

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22. Alien

Mind Games

Alien

Tactical Combat

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23. Beach-Head

US Gold

Beach-Head

Arcade: Shoot-em-up

Play Game

24. Chuckie Egg

A’n’F Software

Chuckie-Egg

Arcade: Platform

Play Game

25. Pole Position

Atarisoft

Pole-Position

Arcade: Race ‘n’ Chase

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The Riddle – Nik Kershaw (UK top hit #45 of 1983)

26. Fred

Investronica S.A.

Fred

Arcade: Maze

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27. Jet Set Willy

Software Projects

Jet-Set-Willy

Arcade: Platform

Code Sheet

Play Game

28. Pyjamarama

Mikro-Gen

Pyjamarama

Arcade: Adventure

Play Game

29. Automania

Mikro-Gen

Automania

Arcade: Platform

Play Game

30. Rally Driver

Hill MacGibbon

Rally-Driver

Arcade: Race ‘n’ Chase

Play Game

Limahl – Never Ending Story (UK top hit #48 of 1983)

Which one is your favorite game?