ZX Vega+ News

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Vega+ Shipping Dates

  • End of September 2016
  • October 2016
  • In time for Xmas 2016
  • February 2017
  • A "few weeks" from March 10th 2017
  • Summer 2017
  • 8 weeks from August 9th (October 4th, 2017)
  • Mid October 2017
  • April 2018
  • May 8th - 12th 2018
  • May 12th 2018

World of Spectrum

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Lee Chat

Lee Fogarty has never been one to shy away from chatting to anyone that will listen to him. Here are a number of conversations Lee has had with people via Facebook Messenger.

Lee Fogarty has a chat with Gary Liddon
09/05/2017

The full conversation that led to ex Crash journalist Gary Liddon being banned from the World of Spectrum forums.The full conversation that led to ex Crash journalist Gary Liddon being banned from the World of Spectrum forums. Lee Fogarty's response to the banning was "It's a private matter and not up for discussion".

Lee Fogarty has a chat with Codetapper
12/02/2017

Full messenger transcript between Lee Fogarty and Codetapper from February 2017 before Lee blocked him.Full messenger transcript between Lee Fogarty and Codetapper from February 2017 before Lee blocked him. Lee discusses Nick Roper, 20,000 screenshots of abuse and not working for RCL.

Lee Fogarty has a chat with George Cropper
06/09/2016

Messenger transcript between Lee Fogarty and GeorgeMessenger transcript between Lee Fogarty and George

After Lee Fogarty denied he worked for RCL for the best part of 18 months, Lee made an admission of guilt on the 16th of October 2017 and claims he has now left the beleaguered Vega+ campaign.

Latest Funky Spectrum RCL Videos

For the time being, another site helping backers raise queries about the state of the device and their investment has been put to rest.
(23/05/2018)

To counter the trolls, sorry, games rights owners they've not contacted, RCL have been pushing the idea of releasing the system without any games.
(23/05/2018)

And why wouldn't they, they've missed all the others. why break the habit of a lifetime ?
(15/05/2018)

Indiegogo Campaign

"Our Indiegogo campaign is to raise funds to manufacture the first 2,500 or more units of the Vega+ in the UK, and to prepare us for the second production run."

— RCL (15/02/2016)

Vega+ Status

  • All refunds processed:
  • Roll of honour email:
  • Address confirmation:
  • Battery specification:
  • PEGI certification:
  • Final specs released:
  • Games list released:
  • Finished box design:
  • Manual released:
  • Working website:
  • Final devices made: 0
  • Small claims victories: 0
  • Prototypes made: 20-30