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Aviator on the BBC Micro

The Theme: tooLateText

Name: tooLateText [Show more] Type: Variable Category: The Theme Summary: The "TOO LATE!" message shown when the aliens land in Acornsville
Context: See this variable in context in the source code References: This variable is used as follows: * PrintTooLate calls tooLateText

The text and VDU codes in this variable are stored backwards, perhaps to discourage hackers from working out how to cheat.
.tooLateText EQUB "!ETAL OOT" \ "TOO LATE!", stored backwards EQUB 7, 6, 31 \ VDU 31, 6, 7 moves the text cursor to column 6, row 7