His is the quintessential British football success story, and there's no better time for Roy Race to make a comeback to the beautiful game. Game based on the British comic for ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Atari ST, and Amstrad CPC. Help Roy find and rescue the kidnapped Melchester football. The Roy of the Rovers comic was launched as a weekly on 25 September , named after . An older Nipper had previously shown up in the RotR strip itself, appearing in the England team that Roy Race selected during his one-match. Tie-in licence, Fleetway Publications (comic: Roy of the Rovers). Machine type Computer & Video Games, , page 9, (News/Note), [full page]. Computer. Roy of the Rovers is a British comic strip about the life and times of a fictional footballer named .. A Roy of the Rovers computer game was released, on the Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum in It was split into two parts: the. The game of Comic book sports super hero, football (soccer) legend "Roy of the Rover". Who appeared in both Tiger and a comic of the same name. The object. Roy of the Rovers is a video game published in on Commodore 64 by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited. It's a sports game, set in an arcade and soccer. Agree and Continue. In order to give you the best experience we have set our website to allow cookies. By continuing, you agree that you are happy for us to use.