Relive the 80's console wars on BBC4

Some of you out there may remember the days before the Xbox, Playstations, and Nintendos of this world. It was a simpler time, free from the madness of motion controllers, 1080p graphics, and plumbers eating psychedelic mushrooms. There was no such thing as Xbox Live, and downloading a game meant recording some blips from the radio onto a tape, without the certainty that it would actually work. And if you were going to be a PC fanboy, there were two major choices - Sinclair's ZX Spectrum or the scourge of the classroom, the BBC Micro.

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