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Computing with the Amstrad
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Launch Editor

Pete Bibby

Company

Database Publications

ISSN

0952-3022

First Date

January 1985

Final Date

December 1988

Total Issues

48

Changed it's name to CPC Computing for the final 4 issues before being merged into Amstrad Computer User.

EditorsEdit

Peter Brameld

  • Editor-in-Chief (Jan-85 - )

Pete Bibby

  • Features Editor (Jan-85 - Oct-85) - (10 Issues)

Mike Bibby

  • Features Editor (Nov-85 - Oct-86) - (12 Issues)
  • Editor-in-Chief (Nov-86 - Feb-87) - (4 Issues)

Alan McLachlan

  • Features Editor (Nov-86 - Nov-87) - (13 Issues)
  • Group Editor (Dec-87 - Dec-88) - (13 Issues)

Ian Sharpe

  • Assistant Editor (Jul-87 - Nov-87) - (5 Issues)
  • Features Editor (Dec-87 - Dec-88) - (13 Issues)

Derek Meakin

  • Managing Editor (Jan-85 - Dec-88) - (48 Issues)

WritersEdit

Please see here for a list of writers who are credited with writing articles or reviews in Computing with the Amstrad.

StatsEdit

Circulation FiguresEdit

Year Jan-Jun Jul-Dec
1985 28,682
1986 39,369
1987 33,769

ReviewsEdit

See here for a list of games reviewed in this magazine.

Issue Reviews Avg Score Highest Score Highest scoring game Lowest Score Lowest scoring game
41 17 74% 95% Arkanoid: Revenge of Doh, The Case of the Mixed-Up Shymer 15% Chain Reaction
42 10 72% 95% Cybernoid 20% Dervish
43 14 79% 98% All-Stars 48% Dark Sceptre
44 12 76% 91% Karnov 30% Astroball

Other InfoEdit

Issue Cover Date Pages Price Editor / Features Editor Publisher
1.1 January 1985 68 £1.00 Peter Bibby Database
4.5 May 1988 64 £1.25 Ian Sharpe Database
4.6 June 1988 64 £1.25 Ian Sharpe Database
4.7 July 1988 64 £1.25 Ian Sharpe Database
4.8 August 1988 64 £1.25 Ian Sharpe Database

Issue IndexEdit

Computing with the Amstrad Index
Date Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1985 123456789101112
1986 131415161718192021222324
1987 252627282930313233343536
1988 373839404142434445464748

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