PlayStation Magazine (October 1997)


Source: PSM – Issue Number 2 – October 1997

PlayStation Magazine (PSM) was one of the longest running and most popular magazines for the PlayStation (and most of its successors). It was first published in 1997, was rebranded as PlayStation: The Official Magazine in 2007, and ceased publication in 2012. The October 1997 issue (the second issue) includes:

Monitor: The latest PlayStation news and up-to-the-minute info

  • Feature Story: Sony’s Dual Analog Pad
  • Yaroze News
  • Gossip
  • Nihon Game Otaku!

Reviews: This month’s new games, thoroughly tested by PSM experts

  • Flashback
  • Backlog

Previews: All the best dirt on tomorrow’s hottest games

  • Metal Gear
  • Nightmare Creatures
  • Nuclear Strike
  • Ray Tracers
  • Marvel Superheroes
  • One
  • Armored Core
  • Street Fighter EX
  • Batman & Robin
  • Pandemonium 2
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Formula 1
  • NHL ’98
  • Vs.
  • Moto Racer GP
  • Mega Man X4
  • Hardwood Heroes
  • Test Drive 4
  • The Bug Riders

Code Junkies: The latest codes for all you addicts

Letters: You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers

  • Link-Up
  • Ask Sony
  • Top This!
  • Marketplace

Dual Analog Controller Set To Take U.S. Gamers by Storm – Check out our feature story on the release of Sony’s new Analog Pad and what it will mean for the future of PlayStation games. Don’t forget to scout out the rest of this month’s news, either – all in Monitor.

Reset – A sneak-peek at what’s gonna be hot for next month

…and more!