Posted by neildubya on August 27th, 2007
I’ve only got time to say a few general comments on this puzzle so if anyone is stuck on any of the clues please leave a comment and I’ll do my best to help. If any of the bloggers wants to do a full review of it, please feel free.
You couldn’t really miss the thing in the centre of the grid which – being a child of the 80s – I recognised straightaway as a space invader (from the iconic arcade game). Another clue is the setter’s pseudonym: Tomohiro Nishikado was the designer of Space Invaders. There was also the thematic clue at 28/15:
(CESSATION GREEN V OR IM)* – GAME OVER – INSERT COINS.