Horace Goes Skiing
1982

  • Original Price : £5.95
  • Developer : Psion
  • Computer : Commodore 64 Dragon 32 ZX Spectrum
  • Number Of Players : 1
  • Genre : Arcade Action
  • Keyboard Controls : Yes
  • Joystick Control : No

Horace Goes Skiing was the second of the Horace games to come out of Melbourne House.

In this game we find Horace on a skiing holiday and this game is split into two challenges.

The first challenge sees Horace attempting to cross a busy road, Frogger style, to reach the ski shop.

The second challenge in this game Horace needs to navigate to the bottom of a ski slope.

My Memories Playing Horace Goes Skiing

I spent many many hours playing Horace Goes Skiing on my Sinclair ZX Spectrum 48k.

Playing games on my ZX Spectrum meant that I had to hijack the family TV in the living room and set up my ZX Spectrum and load games by cassette.

Later, I managed to get a portable black and white TV in my bedroom which wasnt quite as good as playing on the family TV but had the benefit of allowing me to play anytime.

Keyboard Controls for Horace Goes Skiing

Controls Action
Q Up
Z Down
I Left
P Right

Horace Goes Skiing Game Map

Horace Goes Skiing Game Map

Horace Goes Skiing

Year of Release : 1982

Original Price : £5.95

Publisher : Sinclair Research Ltd

Developer : Psion

Computers : Commodore 64, Dragon 32 and ZX Spectrum

Genre : Arcade Action

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