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Gaming fans resurrect 80's hit ZX Spectrum

It all kicked off with a crowdfunding campaign backed by console's inventor

Handheld ZX Vega replicates the original's signature rainbow stripes on a black rectangular joypad with arrow buttons. Players can access 1,000 retro games stored in the memory by linking to a TV screen.


A GAMING console that was the forerunner of today's PlayStation and Xbox has been brought back to life more than 30 years later after an online fundraising campaign by nostalgic fans.

The ZX Spectrum became a classic after its release in Britain in 1982 and its success