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  • VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (June 1993)

    Source: VideoGames & Computer Entertainment – June 1993

    VideoGames & Computer Entertainment was the first video games magazine I ever bought and it remained my favorite throughout its life. The June 1993 issue includes:

    Features

    • Blaster Master 2 Contest! – Sunsoft, VG&CE and Triax have combined forces to give away some great prizes. Don’t miss out. Enter today to win!
    • The Quest For Immortality, Part 2 A Player’s Guide to Gods – This month we’ll take an in-depth look at Level 3 and make sure that your fighting skills will be at their peak.
    • VG&CE Preview: Aladdin – For the first time ever, Disney animators will join forces with Virgin and Sega to produce an exciting 16-meg cartridge for the Genesis. Join Andy as he takes a look at what will go into the making of the game.
    • The Tentacles Have Taken Over The Asylum: A Preview of Maniac Mansion 2 – It’s been six years since the release of the original game. Join the editors of VG&CE for a special behind-the-scenes look at the making of this new graphic adventure.

    Reviews & Previews

    • Video-Game Previews
      • SF II Turbo Champion Edition
      • Journey From Darkness: Strider Returns
      • Crash ‘N Burn
      • Super Empire Strikes Back
      • Super Turrican
      • World Heroes 2
      • Cotton
      • Speedy Gonzales
      • Jungle Strike
      • Nigel Mansell’s World Championship
      • Lemmings
      • Puggsy
      • Lester the Unlikely
      • Streets of Rage 2
    • Video-Game Reviews
      • WWF Royal Rumble
      • B.O.B.
      • Toys
      • Summer Challenge
      • Vasteel
      • Kid Klown
      • Tuff E Nuff
      • Super Black Bass
      • 3 Count Bout
      • Dungeon Master
      • The Secret of Monkey Island
      • Cacoma Knight in Bizyland
      • Ultimate Fighter
      • Shining Force
    • Gaming on the Go
      • Raging Fighter
      • Vampire: Master of Darkness
      • Spider-Man 3: Invasion of the Spider-Slayers
      • Gordo 106
    • Computer-Game Previews
      • BloodNet: A Cyberpunk Gothic
      • High Command
      • Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos
      • Kyrandia 2
      • SimFarm
    • Computer-Game Reviews
      • Strike Commander
      • Freddy Pharkus
      • Lemmings 2
      • Ultima VII – Part II
      • Chess Maniac 5 Billion and 1
      • Mad Dog McCree
      • Space Hulk
      • Eye of the Beholder III
      • Legacy
      • Eternam
      • Protostar
      • Pax Empiria

    Departments

    • Editor’s Letter
    • Yea & Nay
    • Reader Mail
    • Easter Egg Hunt
    • News Bits
    • Tip Sheet
    • Destination Arcadia
    • Advertiser Inidex
    • Q & A
    • Computer Strategies

    …and more!


  • VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (June 1993)

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    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:

    Features

    • 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.

    Departments

    • 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!



  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (May 1993)

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    Source: Electronic Gaming Monthly – May 1993

    Electronic Gaming Monthly was my second favorite gaming magazine behind VideoGames & Computer Entertainment. It was close though. EGMs sheer volume was amazing and they did a better job of covering new and upcoming games and systems including rumors than anyone. One of the earliest issues I bought had detailed coverage of the upcoming Super Nintendo CD add-on. Alas, that never came to pass. The May 1993 issue includes:

    Departments

    • Insert Coin
    • Interface: Letters to the Editor
    • Review Crew
    • Software Calendar
    • EGM Top Ten
    • Gaming Gossip
    • EGM Express
    • Leading Edge
    • Game Doctor
    • Tricks of the Trade
    • Game Contests
    • High Scores

    International Outlook

    • Hot Hits From The Orient – The epic journey of Adol continues in Y’s IV: Mask of the Sun. Plus, shooting action with Esperanza and mystery with A-Rank.

    Next Wave

    • The Latest and Greatest – The first pix of Sega’s Phantasy Star IV for the Genesis. Thrill to Alien 3, General Chaos, G-2 and Spider-Man 3!

    Special Feature

    • Street Fighter Spectacular – We’ve got the hot new pix for Street Fighter 2 on the Genesis. This Champion Edition is sure to blow your mind!

    Behind the Screens

    • Chip Off the Old Block – Jez San of Argonaut Software talks about his work on the Super FX chip, debuting in Nintendo’s new space shooter, StarFox.

    EGM Lifestyles

    • Street Fighter Comic! – Check out the second part of Malibu’s fantastic Street Fighter comic! It’s a sure hit with all SF fans!

    …and more!