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Fat Worm Blows a Sparky

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Full titleFat Worm Blows a Sparky
Year of release1986
PublisherDurell Software Ltd (UK)
Re-released byErbe Software S.A. (Spain)
Author(s)Julian G. Todd
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K
Number of players1
TypeArcade: Maze
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£9.95
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeNone
Additional infoAppeared on side B of the compilation Spectrum 4 (Durell Software Ltd)
Appeared on side A of covertape Crash issue 77: Presents 13 (Crash)
Features Vector Graphics
Also listed on Wikipedia and Freebase
SPOT commentsCrash cover game
Score 7.69 (28 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator FatWormBlowsASparky.tzx.zip29,738(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release5012446000266
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator FatWormBlowsASparky(different).tzx.zip29,807(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release5012446000266
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator FatWormBlowsASparky.tap.zip29,842((non-TZX) TAP tape image)

Additional material
FatWormBlowsASparky.gif6,150(Loading screen)
FatWormBlowsASparky.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
FatWormBlowsASparky.gif4,652(In-game screen)
FatWormBlowsASparky.txt4,541(English instructions)
FatWormBlowsASparky(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).pdf22,253(Spanish instructions)
FatWormBlowsASparky.jpg524,359(Game map)
FatWormBlowsASparky_2.jpg216,396(Game map)
FatWormBlowsASparky.jpg87,213(Cassette inlay)
FatWormBlowsASparky(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg113,684(Re-release cassette inlay)
FatWormBlowsASparky.html(Additional information - remote)
FatWormBlowsASparky.ay.zip1,417(Ripped in-game and theme music in AY format)

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Magazine references
Popular Computing Weekly10.86page 405(News/Note) [full page]
Popular Computing Weekly10.86page 445(News/Note) [full page]
Crash11.86page 142(Review) [full page]
Popular Computing Weekly11.86page 410(Letter) [full page]
Computer & Video Games1.87page 42(Review) [full page]
Sinclair User1.87page 59(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair1.87page 78(Review) [full page]
ZX Computing1.87page 40(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair2.87page 27(Tips) [full page]
Crash3.87page 39(Letter) [full page]
Crash5.87page 79(Map) [full page]
Your Sinclair4.88page 29(Hack/Poke) [full page]
YS Smash Tips8.88page 17(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Crash12.88page 45(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Your Sinclair12.88page 34(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Crash6.90page 3(CoverGame) [full page]
MicroHobby12.86page 28(Nuevo)[full page]

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Computer Gamer12.86page 59(Full-page ad) [full page]
Crash12.86page 143(Full-page ad) [full page]
Computer & Video Games12.86page 24(Full-page ad) [full page]
Your Sinclair12.86page 57(Full-page ad) [full page]
ZX Computing12.86page 54(Full-page ad) [full page]
Crash1.87page 19(Full-page ad) [full page]
Your Sinclair1.87page 59(Full-page ad) [full page]
ZX Computing1.87page 10(Full-page ad) [full page]
Sinclair User2.87page 76(Full-page ad) [full page]
Computer Gamer4.87page 45(Advert) [full page]
Crash4.87page 59(Advert) [full page]
Your Sinclair4.87page 49(Advert) [full page]
Crash5.87page 5(Advert) [full page]
Your Sinclair5.87page 69(Advert) [full page]
Crash7.87page 43(Advert) [full page]
Your Sinclair7.87page 89(Advert) [full page]

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