Compute!’s Gazette – June 1989


Source: Compute!’s Gazette – Issue Number 72 – June 1989

Compute! was a multi-format computer magazine published throughout most of the 1980s and early 1990s. Compute! also had several spin-off publications there were specific to one particular computer. Most of them didn’t last very long but the exception was Compute!’s Gazette. Compute!’s Gazette covered the Commodore 64, Commodore 128 and early on, the VIC-20. It was published from 1983 until 1990 as a stand-alone magazine and then it continued as an insert until 1993 and finally as a disk only publication until 1995.

The June 1989 issue includes the following:


  • Best Arcade Sports Games
  • Guide to Commodore User Groups, Part 2


  • First over Germany
  • Jordan vs. Bird: One on One
  • Rocket Ranger
  • Predator
  • Deathlord
  • Minimodem-C


  • Jericho II: The Revenge
  • Match Mania


  • Grafix Converter
  • Ramdisk
  • Hi-Res 80 for the 128
  • SpeedCount
  • BASIC for Beginners: Bugbusters
  • Power BASIC: 128 Monitor Enhancer
  • The Programmer’s Page: Self-Modifying BASIC
  • Machine Language Programming: Laws of Motion
  • MacroBASIC


  • The GEOS Column: Help Pad
  • Horizons: The Commodore 128 – A Dinosaur?
  • D’Iversions: Nintendo Revisited

…and more!