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Bob Wade
Bob Wade was a Staff Writer and Editor on many Future Publishing magazines, from the 1980s and 1990s. He is currently back working at Future Publishing.

ProfileEdit

Bob started out at Personal Computer Games and Zzap!64 as Staff Writer, before becoming the Software Editor on Amstrad Action. he Climbed the ranks of Deputy Editor before becoming the Editor. Bob left after issue 34 to edit sister publication Advanced Computer Entertainment and later Amiga Format and PC Format. While at Amiga Format he helped launch Amiga Power. He left journalism in the mid 1990s to form his own games development company; Binary Asylum, producing Amiga games like Zee Wolf and Zee Wolf 2. After Binary Asylum failed to establish itself into the PC market, Bob moved over to the internet product monitoring service; Game Campaign. He is currently back working at Future Publishing.

Magazine careerEdit

Personal Computer Games

  • Staff Writer

Zzap!64

  • Staff Writer (May 1985 - Jul 1985) - 3 issues

Amstrad Action - 34 issues

  • Sofware Editor (Oct 1985 - Sep 1986) - 12 issues
  • Deputy Editor (Oct 1986 - Jan 1987) - 4 issues
  • Editor (Feb 1987 - Jul 1988) - 18 issues

Advanced Computer Entertainment

  • Reviews Editor

Amiga Format

  • Editor (Aug 1989 - Feb 1991) - 19 issues

PC Format

  • Editor (Oct 1991 -

ReviewsEdit

If the "Overall" score is in italics, the original review score has been adjusted into a percentage.

Game Title Format Magazine Published Ove (%)
Elite C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 95
Pastfinder C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 85
Rock 'n' Bolt C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 61
Seaside Special C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 61
BC's Quest for Tires C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 57
Web Dimension C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 27
Shades C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 37
Bounty Bob Strikes Back C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 89
Spy Hunter C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 87
Aqua Racer C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 66
Software Star C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 43
Tim Love's Cricket C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 58
Super Huey C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 87
Penetrator C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 56
Pole Position C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 70
Airwolf C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 88
Dark Tower C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 41
Caverns of Sillahc C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 60
Jack Attack C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 58
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 38
Shadowfire C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 91
Give My Regards to Broad Street C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 65
Tir Na Nog C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 87
The Lords of Midnight C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 91
Cauldron C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 87
Frak! C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 71
Battle for Normandy C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 74
Combat Leader C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 63
Mama Llama C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 59
Master of the Lamps C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 58
Up 'n' Down C64 Zzap 64 Issue 1 11 Apr 1985 71
The Way of the Exploding Fist Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 94
Boulder Dash Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 93
Loco-Motion Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 76
Rock Raid Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 65
Dragons Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 57
Braxx Bluff Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 55
Finders Keepers Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 77
Red Arrows Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 55
Hard Hat Mack Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 66
Fu-Kung in Las Vegas Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 24
Beach-Head Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 82
Arnhem Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 75
Lords of Midnight Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 91
Nonterraqueous Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 85
Sorcery+ Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 91
Everyone's a Wally Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 92
Airwolf Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 78
Dun Darach Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 1 Sep 1985 90
Wizard's Lair Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 82
Dragontorc Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 86
Master of the Lamps Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 79
Brian Jacks Superstar Challenge Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 67
Macadam Bumper Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 72
The Covenant Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 83
A View to a Kill Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 67
Codename MAT II Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 74
Juggernaut Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 69
Project Future Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 69
Brian Bloodaxe Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 73
Southern Belle Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 81
Bruce Lee Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 88
Highway Encounter Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 95
Munch-It / Climb-It Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 33
Doppelganger Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 63
Vagan Attack Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 55
The Devil's Crown Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 87
Match Day Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 89
Raid Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 89
Slapshot Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 67
Hacker Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 77
On the Run Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 79
Elidon Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 68
Starion Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 88
3D Stunt Rider Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 57
Subterranean Stryker Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 69
Rocco Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 36
Formula One Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 72
Super Sam Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 47
Paws Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 2 10 Oct 1985 70
Big League Soccer Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 82
3D Grand Prix Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 87
Soul of a Robot Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 84
Willow Pattern Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 76
Caesar's Travels Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 67
Dynamite Dan Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 90
3D Boxing Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 66
Argo Navis Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 61
World Series Baseball Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 71
Hi Rise Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 73
Satellite Warrior Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 70
Spy vs Spy Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 90
Marsport Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 95
Don't Panic Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 68
Formula One Simulator Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 73
Cauldron Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 89
World Cup Soccer Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 78
Herbert's Dummy Run Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 81
Battle of Britain Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 81
Bounty Bob Strikes Back Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 3 07 Nov 1985 84
Chimera Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 88
Mexico '86 Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 68
Macrocosmica Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 78
Tales of the Arabian Nights Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 68
Zorro Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 76
3D Quasars Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 38
Doors of Doom Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 91
Strangeloop Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 91
Hyper Sports Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 88
Glen Hoddle Soccer Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 50
10 Computer Hits Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 88
Wriggler Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 68
Yie Ar Kung-Fu Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 92
Obsidian Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 81
They Sold a Million Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 82
Renegade Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 27
Dogsbody Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 68
Assault on Port Stanley Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 58
Geoff Capes Strongman Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 68
Tombstowne Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 72
Fighting Warrior Amstrad CPC Amstrad Action Issue 4 12 Dec 1985 75
Goldrunner II Atari ST ACE Issue 10 62
Infiltrator II C64 ACE Issue 10 65
Dark Side Amstrad CPC ACE Issue 11 92
Dark Side Spectrum ACE Issue 11 90
Desolator Amstrad CPC ACE Issue 11 51
Desolator Spectrum ACE Issue 11 51
Every Second Counts C64 ACE Issue 11 36
Killdozers Atari ST ACE Issue 11 59
Marauder C64 ACE Issue 11 79
Mickey Mouse Spectrum ACE Issue 11 74
Skate Crazy C64 ACE Issue 11 61
Skate Crazy Spectrum ACE Issue 11 60
Street Fighter Spectrum ACE Issue 11 41
Wayne Gretzky Hockey Amiga Amiga Format Issue 1 13 Jul 1989 70
MicroProse Soccer Amiga Amiga Format Issue 1 13 Jul 1989 67
Powerdrome Amiga Amiga Format Issue 1 13 Jul 1989 92
Skweek Amiga Amiga Format Issue 1 13 Jul 1989 78
Xybots Amiga Amiga Format Issue 2 Aug 1989 77
Jack Nicklaus' Golf Amiga Amiga Format Issue 3 Sep 1989 78
Onslaught Amiga Amiga Format Issue 6 14 Dec 1989 78
Superleague Soccer Amiga Amiga Format Issue 6 14 Dec 1989 48
Moonwalker Amiga Amiga Format Issue 6 14 Dec 1989 68
Eye of Horus Amiga Amiga Format Issue 6 14 Dec 1989 61
Toobin' Amiga Amiga Format Issue 6 14 Dec 1989 72
Stormlord Amiga Amiga Format Issue 6 14 Dec 1989 62
L'Empereur Napoleon I PC PC Format Issue 6 27 Feb 1992 43

ArticlesEdit

PC Format Issue 4 - (January 1992)

PC Format Issue 5 - (February 1992)

  • 101 ways to explore the world of your PC: The PC - 2 pages (30-31)
  • 101 ways to explore the world of your PC: Games - 2 pages (80-81)
  • Classic Game: Indianapolis 500 - 3 pages (82-84)

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