Classic Adventures

John Jones-Steele, who ran Abersoft in the 1980s, has given permission for the Classic Adventures package to be released as freeware. The package includes two text adventure games, “The Adventure” and “Mordon’s Quest”. The first is based on the famous adventure game by Crowther and Woods, the first of its kind, while the second is […]

Stuart Honeyball

I regret to have to report that I heard this morning of the death of Stuart Honeyball of Miracle Systems. He passed away peacefully last night (28th March 2018) at 23:45 of cancer, according to his wife, Karin. I’m sure you’ll all want to join me in extending our condolence to his wife and family […]

QL 2002 The DVD

Darren Branagh has kindly given me permission to make available an .iso image of “QL 2002 The DVD”. Being an .iso image, you can burn your own copy of the DVD for posterity with most DVD burner software. A scanned image of the DVD sleeve is also available. It was originally released in 2002 by […]

Tetroid QL Interfaces

Russian hardware developer Tetroid (of Novosibirsk in the Russian Federation) has been very active on the QL scene of late. Vitaly has released several interfaces, including a Trump Card style disk and RAM expansion unit, a disk interface and a variant with a built in Qubide compatible interface and Compact Flash card storage, a Sinclair QL […]

PCB Design 7.54

A new update of Malcolm Lear’s PCB Design program is available to download free of charge from my website, at or The previous version available from my site was v7.52, so here’s a list of changes since then: 7.53 Fixed bug in editing mode logic, present since version 7.51. Rem’d out development code. […]