Games: Penguino by Jim Gerrie

September 2, 2012 in Basic, Coding, Games, RSP2012

Title screen Jim Gerrie enters the competition with Penguino, a BASIC game for the Radio Shack TRS-80 MC-10.

Update on September 3: Bugs fixed and code optimized. See new download link below.

  • Name: Penguino
  • Author: Jim Gerrie
  • Description: Help Penguino to collect eggs and squash Snow-Bees in this action packed maze game.
  • Platform: Radio Shack TRS-80 MC-10 with 16KB RAM expansion.
  • Tools used: Virtual MC10 v0.73C emulator by Emucompboy

 

gameplay

The archivo contains the .c10 tape image for use with the emulator and the source code in text format.

To load the game on the emulator, type CLOAD<enter> then go to “File->Play Cassette file…” menu and select the PENGUINO.C10 file, once loaded, type RUN<enter> to play.
Another option is to use the “File-> Quick Type” menu to load the source code file: PENGUINO3.TXT

  • Download: penguino (Downloaded [downloadcount link="penguino.zip"] times)
  • Download bugfixed version: penguino_fix (Downloaded [downloadcount link="penguino_fix.zip"] times)
  • Download final version: penguino_final (Downloaded [downloadcount link = "penguino_final.zip"] times)

Updated on January 5: Tandy Coco 2/3 – Dragon 32/64 added

Tandy Coco 2/3 – Dragon 32/64 version:

  • Name: Penguino
  • Author: Jim & Charlie Gerrie
  • Description: Help Penguino to collect eggs and squash Snow-Bees in this action packed maze game.
  • Platform: Tandy CoCo 2/3 – Dragon 32/64
  • Tools used: Virtual Color Computer for Windows by Joseph Forgione – MS WordPad – Real Tandy Colour Computer 2 and 3

The archive contains the game inside a disk image (.dsk) and the programming notes in text format.

  • Download: JGGAMES4 (Downloaded [downloadcount link="JGGAMES4-01-03-13-08-30-54.zip"] times)

Updated March 12, improved Dragon version added.

This version have a improved keyboard handling for Dragon computers

  • Download: dragon_jimgerrie (Downloaded [downloadcount link="dragon_jimgerrie.zip"] times)