By Daniel Blythe
Daniel Blythe takes a visit down reminiscence lane along with his first e-book for consider whilst, targeting toys, video games and instruments from our early life; from Simon to the ZX Spectrum, from the Walkman to the boom-box, from the Bat cellular to Bond's Aston Martin and the TARDIS. From contraptions each person needed to these they wanted to personal, this can be the e-book on massive boys’ toys and their value.
Whilst corporations equivalent to Sony concentrate on toys of the longer term, the newest Playstations and X-boxes, the writer appears to be like on the forgotten instruments, the early MP3 avid gamers and radio units and indicates tips to flip them into ready-money or destiny collectables. He additionally finds what makes a destiny collectable and discovers which motion heroes are larger than others by way of the collectables global.
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Be watchful. The enemy troops are armed with surface-to-air missiles (SAMs) and are deadly shots . They shoot back. When you take a hit, you'll hear the warning buzzer scream as the huey (helicopter) helplessly crashes and burns. Once five of your airships are shot down, the air battle is over. To fight another helicopter war, hold the trigger button down until the lead gunship takes off. For variety, rewrite the display. Change gunship to British, and Vietcong to Argentines. Modify the program to represent the war of the week.
Lines 870 through 1080, once face to face with Diana, the player is moved off-screen to allow full screen text. Line 1110 flips a coin to see whether you win or lose. Any number other than a "1" and you lose. If You Lose ... Lines 1130 through 1250 print the lose message. Line 1260 gosubs to the "Press Any Key" WAIT subroutine. Line 1270 starts a new game. If You've Won! Line 1290 blanks the screen. Lines 1300 through 1360 print the victory message. Line 1370 plays the theme song. Drawing the Double Doors and Player Line 1570 changes the color of the doors each turn; line 1580 does the actual painting.
Line 210 erases the screen, then positions the cursor nine spaces from the left. Lines 220 through 280 print the encryption instructions. Line 300 opens the cassette channel to receive encrypted data. Line 310 sends the program off to the cassette file initialization routine. More on that later. Line 320 blanks the screen. Line 330 prompts the user to enter a clear text line. Line 350 takes a single character, a word, or a sentence, up to a maximum of thirty-nine characters. Line 370 looks for a carriage return.