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This issue was cover dated November 1991 and cost £1.75.

NewsEdit

D.A.C. Nintendo compatible machine bypasses security and regional lock-out (Page 8)

Mario at the movies? Hollywood moguls may decide to plump for ...Danny Devito (Page 9)

Mirrorsoft to convert Acclaim's Nintendo titles to Sega systems (Page 9)

Nintendo Power Glove now available in UK (Page 9)

Cheetah publicise "The Bug" joystick (Page 10)

PreviewsEdit

Terminator 2: Judgment Day by Acclaim for the NES - 3 pages (12-13,15)

Shadow of the Beast by Tecmagik for the Master System - 2 pages (64-65)

Mini Previews - 4 pages (88-90,93)

Master System - Rampart, Super Kick Off, The Terminator, Chuck Rock, Out Run Europa, Heroes of the Lance, Back to the Future II & III
NES - Trog!, Smash TV, Ultimate Air Combat
Gameboy - Turrican
Mega Drive - Fatal Rewind, The Terminator, Chuck Rock, F-22 Interceptor, Corporation, The Immortal, Back to the Future II & III

FeaturesEdit

Vic Reeves' Big Night In - 4 pages (16-17, 20-21)

What games do the celebrities play? Vic Reeves, Jonathan Ross and Philip Schofield among those interviewed.

Gameboy peripherals - 2 pages (78-79)

Concole Countdown - 6 page buyers guide (95-97,99-101)

ReviewsEdit

UK ReviewsEdit

Graphics, Sound, Addictiveness and Playability are scores out of ten. Handhelds and Imports are only given an Overall score

Game Title Publisher Format Reviewer Pgs Pg No(s) G S A P O (%)
Xenon 2 Image Works MS Duncan MacDonald 3 24-26 9 7 9 8 90
Turrican Ballistic/Accolade MD Paul Lakin 2 28-29 8 8 7 7 87
WWF Wrestlemania Challenge LJN Ltd NES Duncan MacDonald 1 31 6 6 5 7 62
Marble Madness MB Games NES Jackie Ryan 1 32 8 7 8 8 80
Mike Ditka Power Football Accolade MD Jackie Ryan 2 34-35 8 7 8 8 83
Digger T. Rock MB Games NES Jeremy Daldry 1 37 7 7 6 6 75
Klax Tengen/Domark MD Teresa Maughan 1 39 7 5 9 8 86
Super Mario Bros. 3 Nintendo NES Jeremy Daldry 3 40-42 6 7 9 8 93
M1 Abrams Battle Tank Sega MD Duncan MacDonald 1 44 8 8 8 8 85
Road Rash Electronic Arts MD Duncan MacDonald 1 46 9 8 9 9 90
World Class Leaderboard US Gold MS Jeremy Daldry 1 49 9 8 6 5 86
Robocop Ocean GB Jackie Ryan 0.5 52 80
Out Run Sega GG Jeremy Daldry 0.5 52 30
Pacland Atari Lynx Jeremy Daldry 0.5 53 42
Batman Sunsoft GB Jeremy Daldry 0.5 53 70
Turbo Sub Atari Lynx Kai McMann 0.5 55 85
Woody Pop Sega GG Jeremy Daldry 0.5 55 46

Import ReviewsEdit

Game Title Publisher Format Reviewer Pgs Pg No(s) Ove (%)
Super Tennis Tonkin House SNES Jeremy Daldry 1 56-57 90
Soccer Tonkin House Gameboy Dave Rawlings 0.25 57 81
PC Kid 2: Bonk's Revenge Hudson Soft PC Engine Teresa Maughan 0.5 57 88
Populous Imagineer SNES Paul Lakin 0.5 59 91
Heavy Unit Toho Mega Drive Jeremy Daldry 0.25 59 88
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure LJN Ltd Gameboy Jeremy Daldry 0.25 59 18
Dragon's Lair: The Legend Imagesoft Gameboy Paul Lakin 0.25 61 82
Final Soldier Hudson Soft PC Engine Jeremy Daldry 0.5 61 82
Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge Konami Gameboy Jackie Ryan 0.25 61 87
Halley Wars Taito Game Gear Jeremy Daldry 0.25 62 83
Bo Jackson THQ Gameboy Jeremy Daldry 0.25 62 70
Mickey's Dangerous Chase Capcom Gameboy Jeremy Daldry 0.25 62 58
Rastan Saga Taito Game Gear Jeremy Daldry 0.13 62 28

Arcade ReviewsEdit

David Wilson reviews the latest arcades. Scores out of five - (Pages 82-83)

Game Title Publisher Score
Alpha Mission II SNK 2
Crossed Swords SNK 3
Vimana Toaplan 3.5
Acrobat Mission Taito 2
Blade Master Irem 4

TipsEdit

James Pond (Mega Drive) - Maps & Tips - 3 pages (71, 74-75)

Other CreditsEdit

Art Editor

Duncan Hemphill

Deputy Editor

Jackie Ryan

Staff Writer

Jeremy Daldry

Consultant Art Director

Vici MacDonald

Production Editor

Vivienne Nagy

Contributors

Philip Dobree, Jane Goldman, David McCandless, Duncan MacDonald, Kai McMann, Sean Maddalena, Dave Rawlings, David Wilson

Publisher

Teresa Maughan

Issue IndexEdit

Game Zone Index
Date Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1991                     Game Zone Issue 1
1
Game Zone Issue 2
2
1992 Game Zone Issue 3
3
Game Zone Issue 4
4
Game Zone Issue 5
5
Game Zone Issue 6
6
Game Zone Issue 7
7
Cover missing
8
Cover missing
9
Cover missing
10
Game Zone Issue 11
11
Game Zone Issue 12
12
Game Zone Vol.2 Issue 1
2.1
Cover missing
2.2
1993 Cover missing
2.3
Cover missing
2.4
Cover missing
2.5
Cover missing
2.6
Cover missing
2.7
Cover missing
2.8
Cover missing
2.9
Cover missing
2.10
Cover missing
2.11
Cover missing
2.12
Cover missing
2.13
Cover missing
2.14
1994 Cover missing
2.15
Cover missing
2.16
Cover missing
2.17
Cover missing
2.18
               

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