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Launch Editor

Chris Anderson

Company

Newsfield Publications

ISSN

First Date

May 1985

Final Date

November 1992

Total Issues

90

Zzap!64 became Commodore Force after issue 90.

EditorsEdit

Chris Anderson (May 1985 - Jul 1985) - 3 Issues

Roger Kean (Aug 1985 - Sep 1986) - 14 Issues

Gary Penn (Oct 1986 - Aug 1987) - 11 Issues

Ciaran Brennan (Sep 1987 - Nov 1987) - 3 Issues

Julian Rignall (Dec 1987 - Jul 1988) - 8 Issues

Gordon Houghton (Aug 1988 - Jun 1989) - 11 Issues

Stuart Wynne (Jul 1989 - Jan 1992) - 30 Issues

Phil King (Feb 1992 - Apr 1992) - 3 Issues

Steve Shields (May 1992 - Nov 1992) - 7 Issues

WritersEdit

Please see here for a list of writers who are credited with writing articles or reviews in Zzap!64.

StatsEdit

Circulation FiguresEdit

Year Jan-Jun Jul-Dec
1985 - 42,973
1986 59,356 -
1987 77,483 82,933

ReviewsEdit

For a list of games reviewed in this magazine, see here.

Issue Games Reviewed Average Score Highest Score Highest Scoring Game Lowest Score Lowest Scoring Game
1 39 67% 95% Elite 27% Web Dimension
2 32 (1) 61% 94% Theatre Europe 20% Time Search
33 29 68% 96% Driller 7% Sky Twice
37 31 55% 93% Cybernoid 12% Time Fighter
38 24 61% 96% Impossible Mission II 8% Lee Enfield: Tournament of Death
39 21 57% 96% The Great Giana Sisters 9% Trigger Happy
40 27 54% 96% Hawkeye, Barbarian II: The Dungeon of Drax 10% Crazy Paving
41 32 61% 95% Wasteland 10% Rogue
42 31 66% 98% Starglider 2 17% Mr. Wino
57 26 76% 97% F29 Retaliator, Operation Thunderbolt 24% Dragon Spirit

Other InfoEdit

Issue Cover Date Release Date Pages Price Editor Publisher
1 May 1985 11th April 1985 132 £0.95 Chris Anderson Newsfield
2 June 1985 9th May 1985 116 £0.95 Chris Anderson Newsfield
3 July 1985 13th June 1985 116 £0.95 Chris Anderson Newsfield
4 August 1985 11th July 1985 108 £0.95 Roger Kean Newsfield
5 September 1985 8th August 1985 116 £0.95 Roger Kean Newsfield
6 October 1985 12th September 1985 132 £0.95 Roger Kean Newsfield
7 November 1985 10th October 1985 132 £0.95 Roger Kean Newsfield
8 December 1985 14th November 1985 140 £0.95 Roger Kean Newsfield
9 1985/1986 12th December 1985 172 £1.25 Roger Kean Newsfield
10 February 1986 9th January 1986 116 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
11 March 1986 9th February 1986 116 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
12 April 1986 13th March 1986 116 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
13 May 1986 20th April 1986 116 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
14 June 1986 8th May 1986 124 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
15 July 1986 12th June 1986 124 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
16 August 1986 10th July 1986 116 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
17 September 1986 21st July 1986 124 £1.00 Roger Kean Newsfield
18 October 1986 11th September 1986 116 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
19 November 1986 9th October 1986 148 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
20 December 1986 13th November 1986 180 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
21 1986/1987 10th December 1986 196 £1.95 Gary Penn Newsfield
22 February 1987 22nd January 1987 132 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
23 March 1987 12th February 1987 116 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
24 April 1987 12th March 1987 116 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
25 May 1987 9th April 1987 116 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
26 June 1987 14th May 1987 100 £1.50 Gary Penn Newsfield
27 July 1987 11th June 1987 116 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
28 August 1987 9th July 1987 116 £1.00 Gary Penn Newsfield
29 September 1987 13th August 1987 124 £1.00 Ciaran Brennan Newsfield
30 October 1987 10th September 1987 132 £1.00 Ciaran Brennan Newsfield
31 November 1987 8th October 1987 148 £1.25 Ciaran Brennan Newsfield
32 December 1987 12th November 1987 164 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
33 January 1988 10th December 1987 196 £1.95 Julian Rignall Newsfield
34 February 1988 14th January 1988 108 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
35 March 1988 11th February 1988 116 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
36 April 1988 10th March 1988 116 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
37 May 1988 14th April 1988 116 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
38 June 1988 12th May 1988 116 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
39 July 1988 9th June 1988 108 £1.25 Julian Rignall Newsfield
40 August 1988 14th July 1988 116 £1.25 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
41 September 1988 11th August 1988 156 £1.25 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
42 October 1988 8th September 1988 132 £1.50 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
43 November 1988 13th October 1988 156 £1.50 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
44 December 1988 10th November 1988 228 £1.95 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
45 January 1989 8th December 1988 116 £1.50 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
46 February 1989 12th January 1989 100 £1.25 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
47 March 1989 16th February 1989 100 £1.25 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
48 April 1989 16th March 1989 100 £1.25 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
49 May 1989 April 1989 92 £1.25 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
50 June 1989 18th May 1989 84 £1.60 Gordon Houghton Newsfield
51 July 1989 June 1989 84 £1.25 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
52 August 1989 July 1989 84 £1.25 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
53 September 1989 August 1989 84 £1.25 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
54 October 1989 September 1989 84 £1.25 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
55 November 1989 October 1989 84 £1.25 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
56 December 1989 November 1989 84 £1.50 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
57 January 1990 December 1989 84 £1.50 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
58 February 1990 January 1990 84 £1.50 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
59 March 1990 February 1990 84 £1.50 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
60 April 1990 March 1990 84 £1.50 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
61 May 1990 April 1990 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
62 June 1990 May 1990 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
63 July 1990 June 1990 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
64 August 1990 July 1990 84 £1.50 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
65 September 1990 August 1990 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
66 October 1990 September 1990 100 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
67 November 1990 October 1990 92 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
68 December 1990 November 1990 100 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
69 January 1991 December 1990 100 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
70 February 1991 January 1991 100 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
71 March 1991 February 1991 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
72 April 1991 March 1991 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
73 May 1991 April 1991 84 £1.95 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
74 June 1991 May 1991 84 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
75 July 1991 13th June 1991 84 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
76 August 1991 14th July 1991 84 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
77 September 1991 8th August 1991 76 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
78 October 1991 5th September 1991 76 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Newsfield
79 December 1991 November 1991 68 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Europress Impact
80 January 1992 26th December 1991 68 £2.20 Stuart Wynne Europress Impact
81 February 1992 23rd January 1992 68 £2.20 Phil King Europress Impact
82 March 1992 27th February 1992 68 £2.20 Phil King Europress Impact
83 April 1992 26th March 1992 68 £2.20 Phil King Europress Impact
84 May 1992 30th April 1992 68 £2.20 Steve Shields Europress Impact
85 June 1992 28th May 1992 68 £2.50 Steve Shields Europress Impact
86 July 1992 25th June 1992 68 £2.50 Steve Shields Europress Impact
87 August 1992 July 1992 68 £2.50 Steve Shields Europress Impact
88 September 1992 27th August 1992 68 £2.95 Steve Shields Europress Impact
89 October 1992 24th September 1992 68 £2.95 Steve Shields Europress Impact
90 November 1992 October 1992 68 £2.95 Steve Shields Europress Impact

Issue IndexEdit

Zzap!64 Index
Date Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1985 Zzap Issue 1
1
Zzap64 Issue 2
2
Zzap64 Issue 3
3
Zzap64 Issue 4
4
Zzap64 Issue 5
5
Zzap64 Issue 6
6
Zzap64 Issue 7
7
Zzap64 Issue 8
8
1986 Zzap64 Issue 9
9
Zzap64 Issue 10
10
Zzap64 Issue 11
11
Zzap64 Issue 12
12
Zzap64 Issue 13
13
Zzap64 Issue 14
14
Zzap64 Issue 15
15
Zzap64 Issue 16
16
Zzap64 Issue 17
17
Zzap64 Issue 18
18
Zzap64 Issue 19
19
Zzap64 Issue 20
20
1987 Zzap64 Issue 21
21
Zzap64 Issue 22
22
Zzap64 Issue 23
23
Zzap64 Issue 24
24
Zzap64 Issue 25
25
Zzap64 Issue 26
26
Zzap64 Issue 27
27
Zzap64 Issue 28
28
Zzap64 Issue 29
29
Zzap64 Issue 30
30
Zzap64 Issue 31
31
Zzap64 Issue 32
32
1988 Zzap64 Issue 33
33
Zzap64 Issue 34
34
Zzap64 Issue 35
35
Zzap64 Issue 36
36
Zzap64 Issue 37
37
Zzap64 Issue 38
38
Zzap64 Issue 39
39
Zzap64 Issue 40
40
Zzap64 Issue 41
41
Zzap64 Issue 42
42
Zzap C64 Amiga Issue 43
43
Zzap C64 Amiga Issue 44
44
1989 cover missing
45
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46
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47
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48
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49
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50
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51
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53
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1990 Zzap64 Issue 57
57
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58
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59
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60
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61
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62
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63
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64
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65
Zzap64 Issue 66
66
Zzap64 Issue 67
67
Zzap64 Issue 68
68
1991 Zzap64 Issue 69
69
Zzap64 Issue 70
70
Zzap64 Issue 71
71
Zzap64 Issue 72
72
Zzap64 Issue 73
73
Zzap64 Issue 74
74
Zzap64 Issue 75
75
Zzap64 Issue 76
76
Zzap64 Issue 77
77
Zzap64 Issue 78
78
Zzap64 Issue 79
79
1992 Zzap64 Issue 80
80
Zzap64 Issue 81
81
Zzap64 Issue 82
82
Zzap64 Issue 83
83
Zzap64 Issue 84
84
Zzap64 Issue 85
85
Zzap64 Issue 86
86
Zzap64 Issue 87
87
Zzap64 Issue 88
88
Zzap64 Issue 89
89
Zzap64 Issue 90
90

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