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This issue was dated February 1982 and was priced at 75p

RegularsEdit

Contents - 1 page (3)

Mailbag - 3 pages (5-7)

Competitions - 1 page (13)

Chess - Max Bramer - 1 page (16)

Reversi - Tom Napier - 1 page (20)

Computer Doodling - David Langford - 2 pages (22-23)

Bugs - 1 page (24)

Kit Korner - Keith Mott - 1 page (64)

Sounds - David Annal - 1 page (68)

Graphics - Garry Marshall - 1 page (71)

Practical Programming - Ted Ball - 1½ pages (72-73)

Down to Basic - Moira Norrie - 2 pages (80-81)

Brainwave - ⅔ page (83)

Software Glossary - 1⅓ pages (84-85)

Hardcore: A guide to the low-cost computers available in the UK - 1⅓ pages (86-87)

Computer SoftwareEdit

NewsEdit

Eat Away a High Score - Munchie Man by Program Power for the Acorn Atom - (8)

Take a Balloon to the Top - The Great Balloon Race by Mr Micro for the VIC-20 - (8)

Save Darth's Empire - Empire Strikes Back by Molimerx for the TRS-80 - (8)

Lunar Rescue Mission - Space Rescue by Supersoft for the PET - (8)

A Dash of Outer Space Diplomacy - Starship Command by Program Power for the Nascom - (8)

Buried and Dead - Alien by Commodore for the VIC-20 - (9)

Race Against the Clock - Super Racetrack by Program Power for the Acorn Atom - (9)

A Jumbo Sized Job - 747 by Bug-Byte for the Acorn Atom - (9)

We Have Touchdown - VIC Super Lander by Commodore for the VIC-20 - (9)

Invaders New Onslaught - Invaders by Bug-Byte for the ZX-81 & Chess for the Acorn Atom - (9)

Fulfil L'Emperor's Euro-Dream - Napoleon by Molimerx for the TRS-80 - (11)

Flipper Flicking for the Family - Pinball by Tandy for the TRS-80 CoCo - (11)

Hazards on the Fairway - Golf by Program Power for the Nascom - (11)

VICs Help you Tune More Easily - VIC Tunesmith from the VIC Centre - (11)

ReviewsEdit

Game Title Publisher Format Pages Page No(s)
Pirate Island Hopesoft Acorn Atom 0.33 76
Space Eggs Sirius Software Apple II 0.17 76
Space Warrior Broderbund Apple II 0.17 76
Arcade Scramble Kansas City Systems TRS-80 0.33 76
Halls of Death Supersoft PET 0.25 79
Pinball/Letters/Spacewar/Drive Timedata Acorn Atom 0.25 79
Mini Cricket Emvee Software ZX-81 0.25 79

Video ScreensEdit

ReviewsEdit

Game Title Publisher Format Pages Page No(s)
Kaboom Activision Atari 2600 0.33 18
Electronic Hockey/Soccer Philips Philips G7000 0.33 18
Super Breakout Atari Atari 2600 0.33 18
Freeway Activision Atari 2600 0.25 19
Electronic Billiards Philips Philips G7000 0.25 19
Asteroids Atari Atari 2600 0.25 19
Triple Action Mattel Intellivision 0.25 19

Arcade ActionEdit

ReviewsEdit

Galaga by Namco - (26)

Mousetrap by Exidy - (27)

Video Pool - (27)

Crush Roller by Kural Samno Electric - (27)

TipsEdit

Scramble by Konami - (26)

AdventureEdit

by Keith Campbell - 1 page (62)

  • Pyramid of Doom by Adventure International for the TRS-80, Apple II & PET
  • Pyramid Adventure by Tandy for the TRS-80

FeaturesEdit

Christmas 1982: What's in store - 2 pages (74-75)

Electronic toys featuring:- Sixth Sense, Mini-Munchman, Alien Attack, Musical Story Book, Dark Tower, Family Challenge, Dracula and Astroblaster

Type-InsEdit

Dog Fight for the Apple II - 2 pages (28-29)

Nimbot for the Nascom II - 5 pages (30-31,33-34,36)

Alien Hunt  for the Atom - 4 pages (38-40,43)

Grand Prix  for the TRS-80 - 2 pages (44-45)

Dr Livingstone  for the Sharp MZ-80k - 6 pages (46-49,51-53)

Cosmic Landing  for ZX-81 - 3 pages (54-55,57)

Bad King John  for the PET - 3 pages (58-59,61)

AdvertsEdit

Games

  • Control Technology - Pack 16/1, Pack 16/2, Tape Book 50 - page 14
  • Silversoft - Star Trek, Games Pack 1, Super-Wumpas, Graphic Golf, 3D Mystery Maze - page 17
  • Bug-Byte - Dictator, Vicmen, Galaxians, Atom Invaders, Chess, 747, The Damsel and the Beast, Star Trek, Breakout, Program Pack 1, Program Pack 4, Program Pack 6, Pinball, Backgammon, Atom Breakout, Labyrinth, Lunar Lander, Golf, Stockmarket, Dodgems - Snake, UFO Bomber - page 35
  • Molimerx - Defend! - page 60
  • DK'Tronics - Deflex, 3D/3D Labyrinth, Centipede - page 63
  • Sinclair Research - Sinclair ZX81 Cassette No 1, Sinclair ZX81 Cassette No 4 - page 65
  • Quicksilva - QS Defender, QS Asteroids - page 70
  • Mikro-Gen - Chess, ZX New York - page 72
  • Team 4 - Invaders - Hedgehog, Trek '81, Battlechess, Starshoot - Acey Ducey - Jupiter Lander, 3D Micromaze, Rat Trap, Lunar Lander - 3D Maze - Dominoes, Twenty Games for ZX81, Cathedral Adventure, Castle of London, London Town - page 77
  • Macronics - 1k Space Invaders, 1k Breakout, Star Trek, Mission of the Deep, Pontoon - Fruit Machine - page 78
  • Addictive Games - Football Manager - page 82
  • Kansas City Systems - Lord of the Rings, Swords and Sorcery - page 89

Other CreditsEdit

Assistant Editor

Elspeth Joiner

Editorial Assistant

Susan Cameron

Design

Linda Freeman

Publisher

Tom Moloney

Contributors

Max Bramer, Tom Napier, Keith Campbell, David Langford, Keith Mott, David Annal, Garry Marshall, Ted Ball, Moira Norrie

Issue IndexEdit

C+VG Index
Date Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Xmas
1981 1 2
1982 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
1983 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
1984 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38
1985 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
1986 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62
1987 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74
1988 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86
1989 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 93a 94 95 96 97
1990 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109
1991 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121
1992 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133
1993 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145
1994 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157
1995 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169
1996 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181
1997 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193
1998 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205
1999 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217
2000 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229
2001 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241
2002 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254
2003 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267
2004 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277

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