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ZTris v1.3


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Filename ztris.zip (Download)
Title ZTris v1.3
Description Simply the best 1 and 2 player Tetris game for your calculator. Runs on both the TI83 Plus and TI83 Plus Silver Edition. Features link play between different types of calculators (both players get the same pieces!), 21 levels, high scores, teacher key, 16 different background patterns, and pausing. (successor of the famous ZTetris)
Authors Ahmed El-Helw (ahmed@ticalc.org)
Jimmy MÃ¥rdell (yarin@acc.umu.se)
Sam Heald (samuel.heald@duke.edu)
Tijl Coosemans (tijl@coosemans.org)
Category TI-83/84 Plus Assembly Games (MirageOS)
File Size 11,799 bytes
File Date and Time Mon Mar 4 17:49:08 2002
Documentation Included? Yes
Source Code Included? Yes



Review by  Bob Bob
Reviewed on 2009-06-02
ZTris was the first Tetris colone I got on my calculator that actually worked. It's... well... tetris.

There are a few things that I'd like to mention, however.

There is no holding (yeah call me a wuss, but holding is really useful sometimes especially when you're going on an epic rampage during class)

The pieces are solid black, which annoys me. Sometimes you can't tell how many squares across something is.

Controls, calculator wise, are excellent-- the only problem is that most other platforms use up as drop and A or B for rotation. Whenever I play on any other platform I get screwed over for the first few rounds becase I'm too used to these controls.

Otherwise (besides the lack of ghost pieces, which I won't go on about since i don't even know how you could do taht on a calc), its a pretty good, faithful clone with no bugs, 100% user friendly, and blahblah blah


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readme.txt   8187
ztris.8xp   2457
ztris.gif   594
ztris.z80   20363

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