Games And Other Things Written by Richard Hanson - Everygamegoing.com

Richard Hanson

The following games are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

Alien Dropout Alien Dropout
(1984) (Acorn Electron)
Genre:
Items: Alien Dropout (Superior, Cassette), 10 Computer Hits 3 (Beau Jolly, Cassette), Pres Games Disc 6 (ACP/Pres, 3.5" Disc), Alien Dropout (Superior, Cassette)
A variant of Space Invaders, you control a laser base. However the aliens "stack up" over your head in narrow containers, only descending to attack when the container becomes full.
Centipede Centipede
(1984) (Acorn Electron)
Genre: Arcade; Centipede
Items: Centibug (Superior, Cassette), 10 Computer Hits 3 (Beau Jolly, Cassette), Pres Games Disc 6 (ACP/Pres, 3.5" Disc), Centipede (Superior, Cassette)
Released under the names Centibug and Centipede (same game), Superior's version allows shooting through the mushrooms rather than wiping them out.
Centipede Centipede
(1983) (BBC Model B)
Genre: Arcade; Centipede
Items: Centipede (Superior, Cassette)
Released under the names Centibug and Centipede (same game), Superior's version allows shooting through the mushrooms rather than wiping them out.
Chess Chess
(1983) (Acorn Electron)
Genre:
Items: Chess (Superior, Cassette)
A reasonable, but not brilliant, implementation of Chess. Displays are colourful but the AI of the computer, and the time it takes to make a move, may prove fatal to most would-be human opponents.
Colditz
(2007) (BBC B/B+/Master 128)
Genre: Text Adventure
Items: Adventures Collection #3 (BBC PD, 5.25" Disc)
Disassembler Disassembler
(1983) (Acorn Electron)
Genre: Programming: Assembler/Mcode
Items: Disassembler (Superior, Cassette), Disassembler (Superior, Cassette)
Draughts Draughts
(1983) (Acorn Electron)
Genre: Board Game
Items: Draughts (Superior, Cassette)
Fruit Machine Fruit Machine
(1983) (Acorn Electron)
Genre: Fruit Machine
Items: Fruit Machine (Superior, Cassette), Pres Games Disc 6 (ACP/Pres, 3.5" Disc), Fruit Machine (Superior, Cassette)
A simulation of a fruit machine. Looks pretty but lacks any sort of addictive quality.
Invaders Invaders
(1984) (Acorn Electron)
Genre:
Items: Invaders (Superior, Cassette), Pres Games Disc 6 (ACP/Pres, 3.5" Disc), Invaders (Superior, Cassette)
An extremely traditional, colourful Space Invaders game.
World Geography World Geography
(1984) (Acorn Electron)
Genre: Educational Quiz Game
Items: World Geography (Superior, Cassette), Pres Games Disc 6 (ACP/Pres, 3.5" Disc), World Geography (Superior, Cassette)
A simple geography general knowledge quiz with a picture of the world map filling most of the screen.

The following utilities are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

Constellation Constellation
(1985) (Acorn Electron)
Genre:
Items: Constellation (Superior, Cassette), Pres Games Disc 5 (ACP/Pres, 3.5" Disc), Constellation (Superior, Cassette)
A well-researched utility allowing an astronomer to view the stars from any point on the Earth's surface on any date and at any time.

The following demos are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

The following educationals are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

The following pictures are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

The following books are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

Success In Software
(1986)
United Kingdom
(Book)
Success In Software
(1987)
United Kingdom
(Book)
Top Tips For Games Authors
(1984)
United Kingdom
(Book)

The following letters are known (or thought) to have been written by Richard Hanson

Yes, Repton Can Be Done Electron User 2.12

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