ZX Vega+ News

(Unauthorised and Unofficial)

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
  • May 31st 2018 (Indiegogo deadline)
  • June 15th 2018
  • July 6th 2018

World of Spectrum

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Where are they now?

Chris Merriman
20/12/2018

Chris Merriman is a 'reporter' for The Inquirer that shilled the vapourware Vega+ console for Retro Computers Ltd. Merriman did this by posting various press releases written by David Levy and Suzanne Martin as if they were researched articles written by himself.Chris Merriman is a 'reporter' for The Inquirer that shilled the vapourware Vega+ console for Retro Computers Ltd. Merriman did this by posting various press releases written by David Levy and Suzanne Martin as if they were researched articles written by himself.

Jonathan Cauldwell caught with egg on his face
25/11/2018

A history of social media posts from Jonathan Cauldwell, who helped bankroll Retro Computers Ltd to create a small prototype production run to avoid having to leave the retro-gaming community.A history of social media posts from Jonathan Cauldwell, who helped bankroll Retro Computers Ltd to create a small prototype production run to avoid having to leave the retro-gaming community. Cauldwell claims to have secret insider information about a supposed hate mob being arrested but he claims a non-disclosure agreement prevents him from talking in public about it.

Someone call the missing persons hotline as DC Daniel Levy has gone missing!
07/10/2018

It appears that anyone involved in the Vega+ scandal seems to go missing after being exposed! The latest person to go missing without a trace is ironically the Metropolitan Police officer DC Daniel Levy.It appears that anyone involved in the Vega+ scandal seems to go missing after being exposed! The latest person to go missing without a trace is ironically the Metropolitan Police officer DC Daniel Levy.

Latest Funky Spectrum RCL Videos

Confirmation of the shilling that went on from certain individuals during this absolute scandal. What a disgrace!
(03/04/2019)

Well it seems justice has prevailed for once and no surprises there to be honest what a ridiculous bit of behaviour !
(15/03/2019)

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: ~100-200