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by Jo Even
Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Star Avenger
Replies: 7
Views: 7284

Re: Star Avenger

I bought the joystick just for this game. Biggest disappointment of my life by then :) It's unplayable with joystick, mostly because the MZ joystick clearly is not designed to play games with...
by Jo Even
Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Games
Topic: Star Avenger
Replies: 7
Views: 7284

Star Avenger

This was the coolest game I had for my MZ-700 back in the day, and when I got back into the MZ some years ago I also had to get hold of Star Avenger. This was not easy, but I finally got hold of someone with a working copy a couple of years ago. Star Avenger.jpg If you haven't played this - it's a f...
by Jo Even
Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Buy/sell
Topic: SHARP MZ700 peripherals
Replies: 2
Views: 5113

Re: SHARP MZ700 peripherals

felineuk wrote: Sun Jan 28, 2018 6:48 pmI only have the cassette, but other than a printer what else is there?
There's various floppy drives, both from Sharp and third-party manufacturers. Then there's the QuickDrive and various printers from Sharp. I've also seen modems and 80-column cards.
by Jo Even
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: 80 columns on MZ700
Replies: 12
Views: 11620

80 columns on MZ700

What are my options here? I know about these: K & P. This could be reimplemented/emulated on an Arduino, but it looks like it's only supported by disk software and requires K & P disk drives. Kuma. I haven't found any details on how it work. Homebrew kit from SUC. Same as with the Kuma, I ha...
by Jo Even
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Welcome to the Sharp MZ forum
Replies: 0
Views: 3567

Welcome to the Sharp MZ forum

Welcome the Sharp MZ forum.

This forum is for all owners, collectors and users of Sharp MZ computers. As retro computing enthusiast usually are very friendly and nice people, there is only one rule for now: Be nice :)