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Elite on the BBC Micro

Sound: EXNO3 (Master version)

Name: EXNO3 [View in context] Type: Subroutine [Compare versions] Category: Sound Summary: Make an explosion sound
Make the sound of death in the cold, hard vacuum of space. Apparently, in Elite space, everyone can hear you scream. This routine also makes the sound of a destroyed cargo canister if we don't get scooping right, the sound of us colliding with another ship, and the sound of us being hit with depleted shields. It is not a good sound to hear.
.EXNO3 LDY #4 \ Call the NOISE routine with Y = 4 to make the sound of JMP NOISE \ an explosion and return from the subroutine using a \ tail call