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This magazine was dated January 1988 and priced at £1.

BuzzEdit

NewsEdit

Ocean sign Robocop. (Page 10)

...and sell Platoon (Page 10)

Budget labels break out. - Codemasters, Firebird and Mastertronic news (Page 10)

Telecomsoft win Morpheus rights. (Page 11)

Coin-ops up for grabs - Double Dragon, After Burner, R-Type, Operation Wolf (Page 11)

Whreeeeeppp! Go Mastertronic - Star Wars: Droids (Page 11)

Garfield: Big Fat Hairy Deal, The Flintstones, Paranoia (Page 11)

AdventureEdit

Ingrid set to return - Ingrid's Back!: Gnome Ranger 2 (Page 103)

Echoes Around - Goodnight Cruel World, Nightmare on Sesame Street (Page 103)

PreviewsEdit

Tour de Force, Apollo 18, Obliterator, Bedlam (Page 6)

Gryzor, 19: Part One: Boot Camp, Werewolves of London, Impossible Mission II (Page 7)

FeaturesEdit

Tommy's Tips - (3 pages) (130-132)

Christmas Quiz - (2 pages) (136-137)

ReviewsEdit

Main ReviewsEdit

Software Title Publisher Reviewer Format Pgs Pg Nos Gra Snd Tgh End Vfm Ove
Flying Shark Firebird Gary Penn C64 1 17 8 6 9 7 6 7
Out Run US Gold Gary Penn C64 2 18-19 5 4 7 7 5 6
Street Sports Basketball US Gold Gary Penn C64 1 20 7 4 6 6 5 7
Trantor: The Last Stormtrooper Go! Ferdy Hamilton C64 1 24 7 7 6 4 5 6
Rampage Activision Eugene Lacey C64 2 28-29 6 5 8 8 8 8
720° US Gold Eugene Lacey C64 2 34-35 7 8 6 6 ? 7
Bone Cruncher Superior Ferdy Hamilton C64 1 37 9 7 8 8 8 8
Vengeance CRL Ferdy Hamilton C64 1 39 6 4 8 8 7 7
Jinks Rainbow Arts Bohdan Buciak C64 1 40 7 5 6 2 4 4
Project Stealth Fighter MicroProse Ken McMahon C64 3 42-43, 45 8 6 8 10 8 9
Gary Lineker's Superstar Soccer Gremlin Ferdy Hamilton C64 1 46 5 5 3 6 5 5
Match Day II Ocean Bohdan Buciak C64 1 47 7 7 6 5 6 5
Octapolis English Software Bill Scolding C64 1 49 8 7 8 8 7 8
Through the Trap Door Piranha Bohdan Buciak C64 1 53 8 4 9 6 8 7
Ramparts Go! Bohdan Buciak C64 1 55 7 7 6 6 6 6
Driller Incentive Gary Penn C64 2 58-59 3 8 6 6 3 5
Guadalcanal Activision Mark Patterson C64 1 61 2 1 5 7 7 7
Lifeforce CRL Bohdan Buciak C64 1 63 7 7 7 6 7 7
Basil The Great Mouse Detective Gremlin Bohdan Buciak C64 1 64 7 7 7 6 7 6
Star Force Fighter Mastertronic Ken McMahon C64 0.75 76-77 5 4 7 4 5 5
Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear Melbourne House Bill Scolding C64 0.75 76-77 5 3 6 5 4 5
Ninja Hamster CRL Ken McMahon C64 0.5 77 4 3 7 3 N/A 4
Out of this World Reaktor Bill Scolding C64 1 80 7 6 9 7 8 8
Crazy Cars Titus Vipul Kapadia Amiga 2 82-83 7 6 6 7 7 7
The Hunt for Red October Grandslam Mark Patterson Amiga 2 86-87 8 6 8 8 7 8
Insanity Fight Microdeal Ian Frogsac Amiga 1 89 8 7 9 8 7 7
Test Drive Electronic Arts Christina Erskine Amiga 2 90-91 8 8 5 7 7 7
Ninja Mission Mastertronic Chris Cain Amiga 1 93 7 6 1 2 2 3
Grid Start Anco Christina Erskine Amiga 1 95 7 7 3 4 8 7

Into the ValleyEdit

Software Title Publisher Reviewer Format Pages Pg No's Gra Pla Puz Ove
Jinxter Rainbird Keith Campbell C64 / Amiga 2 98-99 10 10 8 9
Jack the Ripper CRL Keith Campbell C64 1 100 7 8 7 8
Plundered Hearts Infocom Keith Campbell C64 / Amiga 1 104 8 6 6 6

ArcadesEdit

Software Title Publisher Reviewer Pgs Pg No's Gra Sou Tgh End Val Ove
Heavyweight Champ Sega Nick Kelly 2 118-119 8 7 9 9 8 9
Gemini Wing Tecmo Nick Kelly 1 125 7 6 7 9 8 7
Blazer Namco Nick Kelly 1 126 7 6 9 5 6 6
Pac-Mania Namco Nick Kelly 1 129 9 8 8 9 9 9

Play to WinEdit

IK+ - (3 pages) (112-114)

Pokes - Athena, Microball, Ice Palace, Out of this World, Red L.E.D., Crazy Comets, The Living Daylights, Arcade Classics, Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior - (1 page) (116)

Other CreditsEdit

Deputy Editor

Mike Pattenden

Staff Writer

Nick Kelly

Designer

Elaine Bishop

Publisher

Terry Pratt

External LinksEdit

You can get this magazine on DVD from The Zzuperstore

The reviews from this issue have been typed up at Reviews from the Past

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