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  • 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!

  • VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (June 1989)


    Source: VideoGames & Computer Entertainment – June 1989

    Another issue of my favorite gaming magazine from the late 1980s and early 1990s. The June 1989 issue of VideoGames & Computer Entertainment includes:


    • Portable Gaming Grows Up! – Get the lowdown on Nintendo’s handheld game machine.
    • Robocop Comes Home! – Part man, part machine…total fun!
    • CES Video-Game Preview – Take an advanced look at new NES products that video-game companies will be showing in Chicago.
    • Metal Gear Strategy Guide – Get behind the enemy lines safely with another helpful video-game tip session.
    • Zany Golf Strategy Guide – Don’t have a stroke! Polish your putting game with these simple hints.
    • Gaming Goes Hollywood – Our experts cover the history of games that got their inspiration from movies and TV.
    • Just…Two Guys From Andromeda – These two space cadets put aside their latest Quest long enough for us to introduce them to you.
    • Computer-Game Strategies – Don’t get frustrated! We’ll help you brush up on MicroLeague WWF Wrestling and Superstar Ice Hockey.


      • Video-Game Reviews
        • Ms. Pac-Man
        • 3-D WorldRunner
        • Shinobi
        • Section Z
        • Mickey Mousecapade
        • City Connection


    • Computer-Game Reviews
      • Carrier Command
      • Neuromancer
      • The President is Missing
      • Manhunter
      • Technocop
      • Operation Clean Streets
      • F-18 Hornet


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

    …and more!

  • VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (June 1993)


    Source: VideoGames & Computer Entertainment – June 1993

    VideoGames & Computer Entertainment was always my favorite video games magazine. VG&CE along with EGM were really the only two I ever bought. The June 1993 issue includes:


    • The Quest for Immortality: A Player’s Guide to Gods, Part I – We’ll show you how to get past the first two levels in this challenging multi-platform game.


    • Editor’s Letter
    • Yea & Nay
    • Reader Mail
    • Tip Sheet
    • News Bits
    • Easter Egg Hunt
    • Advertiser Index

    Reviews & Previews

    • Video-Game Previews
      • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening
      • Saturday Night Slam Masters
      • Rocket Knight Adventurers
      • Mario is Missing!
      • 3 Count Bout
      • Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective Vol 2
      • Double Dragon
      • The Incredible Crash Test Dummies
      • The Punisher
      • Beach Volley

    • Video-Game Reviews
      • Street Fighter II Champion Edition
      • Blaster Master 2
      • Super Turrican
      • Battletoads/Double Dragon: The Ultimate Team
      • Taz-Mania
      • C & C Music Factory: Make My Video
      • Batman Returns
      • Riot Zone
      • Cool Spot
      • Bases Loaded 4
      • American Gladiators
      • Super Ninja Boy
      • Sorcerer’s Kingdom

    • Gaming on the Go
      • Battletoads in Ragnarok’s World
      • Land of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse
      • European Soccer Challenge
      • Star Trek: The Next Generation

    • Computer-Game Reviews
      • Street Fighter II
      • Doom
      • Quarter Pole
      • The Awesome Adventures of Victor Vector & Yondo Adventure 2
      • Rules of Engagement 2
      • Take a Break! Pinball
      • Spectre Supreme

    • Computer-Game Previews
      • X-Wing: The Farlander Papers
      • Empire Deluxe
      • The Prophecy
      • Michael Jordan in Flight
      • Space Quest V
      • V for Victory: Market Garden
      • Wilson ProStaff Golf
      • Rome: Pathway to Power
      • World Tour Tennis
      • Tony La Russa Baseball II
      • S.C.O.U.T.

    …and more!