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Beta Basic

Full titleBeta Basic
Year of release1983
PublisherBetasoft (UK)
Re-released byVentamatic (Spain)
Author(s)Andrew Wright
Machine typeZX Spectrum 16K
Number of players1
TypeProgramming: BASIC
Message languageMultiple languages (see individual downloads)
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£11.00
1500 ptas.
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeNone
Additional infoThis title is a member of this group of titles
Also listed on Wikipedia
Remarks48K only up to v3.1, 128 only for v4.0. There also is a version that works with +D's DOS: Beta DOS 1.3 + Beta Basic 3.
SPOT comments128k version 4.0 available
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC
Score 8.93 (14 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV1.8.tzx.zip8,963(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1984
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV1.9.tzx.zip14,283(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1984
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV3.0.tzx.zip18,476(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1985
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV3.0(different).tzx.zip19,419(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1985
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV4.0.tzx.zip21,422(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1987
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV4.0+D.tzx.zip21,218(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1987
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV4.0(different).tzx.zip40,717(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish1987
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV1.0.tap.zip5,176((non-TZX) TAP tape image)English1983
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV1.8.tap.zip8,423((non-TZX) TAP tape image)English1984
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV1.8Documentation(Rus).tap.zip7,843((non-TZX) TAP tape image)Russian1984
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV3.0.tap.zip15,477((non-TZX) TAP tape image)English1985
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV3.1.tap.zip15,849((non-TZX) TAP tape image)English1985
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator BetaBasicV4.0.tap.zip20,780((non-TZX) TAP tape image)English1987

Additional material
BetaBasicV3.0.gif614(In-game screen)
BetaBasicV3.0.pdf1,294,282(English instructions)
BetaBasicV3.0(Czech).pdf188,792(Czech instructions)
BetaBasicV3.0(Czech).txt58,441(Czech instructions)
BetaBasicV4.0.pdf237,700(English instructions)
BetaBasic(Ventamatic).pdf134,615(Spanish instructions)
BetaBasicV3.0.jpg24,083(Cassette inlay)
BetaBasicV4.0.jpg38,488(Cassette inlay)

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