Friday, November 30, 2012
The January 1992 issue of VideoGames & Computer Entertainment:
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The premiere issue of GamePro’s Secret Weapons and Tactics Guide (SWATPro) from Fall 1990:
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The August 1991 issue of VideoGames & Computer Entertainment:
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
The official magazine for Nintendo reviews, previews and other propaganda announced it’s closing up shop. After 25 years on the press, Nintendo Magazine is ceasing publication.
If you were old enough to remember how the world was before the wild wild internet (circa NES/SNES), gamers had very limited sources for video game news, walkthroughs and cheats. Aside from guides, Nintendo Power was your monthly bible of game resources.
The news of the shutdown doesn’t come as a shock, with the closing of similar magazine Gamepro happening last year after 23 years of print. Both publications’ closing shows the long-coming death of the print era for gaming as we may know it.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
The April 1989 issue of VideoGames & Computer Entertainment. This was my favorite video/computer games magazine of the time: