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This issue was dated June 1982 and was priced at 75p.  The Owl BBC Micro Magazine included inside this issue.

Computer SoftwareEdit

NewsEdit

Vicsoft 7 (Control Technology) VIC-20 - Page 18

Wumpus (Sharpsoft) Sharp MZ-80 - Page 18

ZX-Galaxians (Artic Computing) ZX81 - Page 18

The Naughty One (HoldCo) Atari 8-bit, ZX81, Apple II - Page 18

Sword of Peace (Artic Computing) ZX81 - Page 19

ZXChess II (Artic Computing) ZX81 - Page 19

The Fall of the Roman Empire (Program Power) Atom - Page 19

Casino, Checkers, Othello (Kuma Computers) Sharp MZ-80 - Page 19

Rat Race (Commodore) VIC-20 - Page 21

Jelly Monsters, Road Race, Star Battle (Commodore) VIC-20 - Page 21

Time Zone (On-Line Systems) Apple II - Page 21

ReviewsEdit

Game Title Publisher Format Pages Page No
Bible, The Automata ZX81 70
Quadcube Work Force TI99/4 70
Space Rescue Supersoft PET 70
Starfighter / Pyramid / Artist J.K. Greye Software ZX81 ½ 71
Cosmic Zap Sharpsoft Sharp MZ-80 ¼ 71
Microtrain Premier Publications TRS-80 ¼ 71

Video ScreensEdit

NewsEdit

Defender (Atari) Atari 2600 - Page 23

Yars' Revenge (Atari) Atari 2600 - Page 23

Utopia (Mattel) Intellivision - Page 23

Space Hawk (Mattel) Intellivision - Page 23

Family Favourites: Hanimex Home Arcade - Page 23

ReviewsEdit

Game Title Publisher Format Pages Page No
Ice Hockey Activision Atari 2600 22
Galaxis Interton VC4000 22
Conquest of the World Philips G7000 22
Stampede Activision Atari 2600 ¼ 23

Arcade ActionEdit

ReviewsEdit

Turtles (Konami) - Page 30

Dig-Dug (Namco) - Page 31

Robotron: 2084 (Williams) - Page 31

TipsEdit

Donkey Kong (Nintendo) - ¾ page - Page 30

NewsEdit

Pinball: Hyperball - Page 31

AdventureEdit

Savage Island (Adventure International) TRS-80, Apple II, Exidy Sorcerer, Atari 8-bit - Keith Campbell - Page 29

Diamonds and claws - Keith Campbell - Page 29

FeaturesEdit

Hardcore: A Games Players Guide to the VIC-20 - 2 pages (80-82)

Regular Features

Mailbag - 2 pages (5,7)

Competition - 2 pages (9,11)

The Bugs - 1 page (13)

Brainware - 1 page (17)

Chess - Max Bramer - 1 page (25)

Go - Alan Scarff - 1 page (27)

Practical Programming - Ted Ball - 2 pages (66-67)

Graphics - Gary Marshall - 1 page (69)

Kit Korner - Keith Mott - 1 page (73)

Down to Basic - Moira Norrie - 2 pages (76-77)

Software Glossary - ⅔ pages (83)

Type-InsEdit

World Cup Manager - Sharp MZ-80k - 7 pages (32-33,35-37,39,41)

Trolls Gold - Apple II - 3 pages (42-44)

Speedboat - VIC-20 - 3 pages (46-47,49)

Save the Princess - Atom - 3 pages (50-52)

War of the Worlds - ZX81 - 1 page (54)

Bet - ZX81 - 1 page (55)

Helicopter Lander - PET - 1 page (57)

Dog Star Adventure - TRS-80 - 4 pages (58-60,63)

Boing - Atari  - 1 page (65)

AdvertsEdit

Games

Magazines

Other CreditsEdit

Assistant Editor

Elspeth Joiner

Editorial Assistant

Susan Cameron

Design

Linda Freeman

Production Editor

Tim Metcalfe

Publisher

Tom Moloney

Contributors

Max Bramer, Alan Scarff, Keith Campbell, Ted Ball, Gary Marshall, Keith Mott, Moira Norrie

External LinksEdit

You can find this magazine at the World of Spectrum archive.

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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