I have a new Kickstarter running - 'The Fantasy Art of Oliver Frey'
I have just launched a new Kickstarter to raise funds to print an extended edition of 'The Fantasy Art of Oliver Frey'. The book is ready to print... Read more
Small Form-Factor Spectrum book...
I have toyed with the idea of producing a small Spectrum book just celebrating the games and be pocket sized. The games in Volume 1-3 would feature as... Read more
Volume 3 link and Dizzy Kickstarter
I have been busy finishing Volume 3 of the Spectrum book. It's now complete and just going through proofing then will be printed and sent out to those... Read more
C64 Kickstarter - 79% funded
Thanks so much if you have pledged.
If not then there are some great perks and more will be added this coming weekend.
Take a look at the... Read more
Commodore 64 book Kickstarter
I have just launched a campaign to raise the funds to create and publish a book on the Commodore 64 - hope you can support.
Here is a... Read more
Remaining Books Ready to go...
The European and Rest of the World books have now packed and will be picked up in the next couple of days ( a small number have not... Read more
Mire Mare Update
If you are in the UK then hopefully you have received your book and are pleased.
The Volume 2 Kickstarter has hit its mark but there are still... Read more
The UK books have left the building...
All the UK books were picked up my the Royal Mail collections guy first thing this morning so fingers crossed you should get your book in the next... Read more
Video of the Book
The book has arrived. Check out the video below:
The UK books are being send out 1st class tomorrow.
A couple of pictures of the actual books as taken by the print company in Spain prior to sending to the UK. They will be arriving tomorrow.
There... Read more
New PERK : STARSTRIKESIGS
STARSTRIKESIGS - Volume 1of The Spectrum book + 4 signed postcards plus a PDF of the book sent via E-mail PLUS an A2 Oli Frey 3D Starstrike poster... Read more
MIRE MARE PERK now live....
The MIRE MARE PERK now live on the site. Only 100 to be done, each numbered so this will be a unique and desirable product. Inside the Ultimate... Read more
New PERK added to Volume 2 Kickstarter
New perk added to the Volume 2 Kickstarter :
A3Ultimate - The Spectrum book Volume 2 in all it's technicolor glory (PDF sent via mail) along with... Read more
Delivery Update and Proposition!
Just an update on the Volume 1 books - they are currently being printed and will be landing in the UK in Warwickshire on my driveway on the... Read more
'The Story of the ZX Spectrum in Pixels Volume 2' Kickstarter now launched...
I have launched a new Kickstarter for Volume 2 of my ZX Spectrum book. Volume 1 is at the printers and is being delivered to me on the... Read more
At the Printers!
Firstly I have switched printer - the books will now be printed in Spain. They have the files and are currently doing the preparation they need to do... Read more
At the printers...
Well after many late nights over the last couple of weeks and with the help of Martyn Carroll, Mark Jones and Gareth Perch proofing the book and helping... Read more
Approaching The Finish Line!
Time for a quick update.
The book is in the final stages of QA with the printable PDF going to the printers next Wednesday (a week today). I... Read more
A couple of preview screens....
Been busy on the book today so thought I would share a couple of screens to show you the contrast between the sections i.e. the memoirs, the games... Read more
We are flying...
Just a small update to say these guys are now also contributing to the book:
- Rick Dickson - designer of the ZX Spectrum. I am meeting up with... Read more
Making Good Progress
I have completed 94 spreads now and the structure of the book is in place. Those who are providing reviews have now been contacted for their game of... Read more
An update and a quick preview!
Apologies with the radio silence, what with the Revival event a couple of weeks back and getting down to business with the Spectrum and US Gold book time... Read more
A Rather Unique Perk - The Crash Magazine bag
As promised, here is that rather special unique perk supplied by Roger Kean and signed by himself and Oli Frey - the Crash bag created back in the... Read more
Update and Clive Townsend Interview!
Thanks so much for helping to get this project well over the target goal and making this project a reality.
I have been busy planning the Revival event... Read more
Support for another ZX Spectrum Kickstarter Campaign
I am lending support to Andy Remic's new Kickstarter to produce a film on our beloved ZX Spectrum. I have been asked if I would like to be... Read more
New Perk - KNIGHTLORE
Signed A3, Framed Knightlore Map
This map can be found in Crash and was created by Oliver Frey and Gordon Druce. This A3 map has been scanned and... Read more
Revival Gaming Event - 9th and 10th August
As well as doing the books, I am also the organiser of the annual Revival Event - the next one being over the weekend of the 9th and... Read more
In an attempt to persuade those who have just bought the book to upgrade to a higher tier perk, I have had set of badges made that will... Read more
Limited Edition GOLD and SILVER Perks
As with the Ocean book and US Gold book, I have now included perks for collector SILVER and GOLD editions of the Spectrum book. These will be signed... Read more
Have your own game and review in the book!
New perk now up - THE SPREAD - where YOU can choose a game to feature as a double page spread and have your own mini-review in the... Read more
Update and Perks
I have added two more perks to the campaign.
The first is the DOUBLE - this perk is 'The Story of the ZX Spectrum in Pixels'... Read more
A great start :D
Thanks for the support on my latest campaign.
There was a little error *blush* with one of the PERKS where it said a 'Zzap! 64' Oli Frey poster... Read more