VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (September 1989)


Source: VideoGames & Computer Enterainment – September 1989

VideoGames & Computer Entertainment was the first video games magazine I bought and it always remained my favorite. The September 1989 issue includes:


  • Power Glove: Get a Grip on your Games – Mattel is ready to take video gaming a step into the future, and VG&CE has the whole story for you.
  • Adventure Island Strategy Guide, Part I – Master Higgins is stranded on a secluded island. We’ll help you save him from death’s clutches.
  • Lady Luck: Are you an Electronic High Roller? – Video gambling lets you bring Vegas into your living room, and you can bet that we’ll show you the games to choose from.
  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link Strategy Guide, Part III – After this final segment, you’ll be fully prepared for your confrontation with Ganon.
  • Dinobytes: Bringing Back the Behemoths – Dinosaurs have made a big comeback in computer programs. Stalk out what’s available.
  • The Maestro of Microcomputing – These days, soundtracks are as important to games as the programming. Meet Russell Lieblich, one of the premier computer-tune talents.
  • Victory at Sea: A Player’s Guide to Seagoing Simulations – There’s an ocean of software for all forms of boating battles, and we’ve got a rundown to help you pick your favorites.
  • Computer-Game Strategies – This month, our resident expert helps you play at your best in Kings of the Beach, Pole Position II and Hostage.


  • Video-Game Reviews
    • Super Doge Ball
    • Time Soldiers
    • Wrestlemania
    • Marble Madness
    • P.O.W.
    • Skate or Die
    • Y’s

  • Computer-Game Reviews
    • Chomp
    • Thunder Blade
    • Rampage
    • Barbarian
    • Fire Zone
    • Northern Fleet
    • Wizardry V


  • Editor’s Letter
  • Reader Mail
  • News Bits
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Inside Gaming
  • Game Doctor
  • Advertiser Index

…and more!