Retro Gamer issue 81

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Sep 172010
 
Retro Gamer issue 81

It was with mixed feelings that I laid eyes on issue 81 of Retro Gamer. Joy that Laser Squad, one of my favourite games, featured on the front cover along with an excellent interview with Julian Gollop, and slight disappointment that I had something similar planned for Retroaction over a year ago, but it was

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NintendoAGE Volume 4 Issue 8

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Sep 162010
 
NintendoAGE Volume 4 Issue 8

The September 2010 issue of NintendoAGE, Volume 4 Issue 8, is available to download. NintendoAGE is a monthly ezine covering all things Nintendo. This month, content includes ‘Passing the Batton. Another generation dies’, a look at Super Mario Bros 2, ‘A Buyer’s Gudie to Negotiating’, and, of course, the NA ‘Price Guide’. Weblink: http://www.nintendoage.com/

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The Retro League episode 48

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Sep 142010
 
The Retro League episode 48

The Retro League episode 48 – Disappointing Games is available to download. The Retro League is a weekly retrogaming podcast and as the sub-title suggests, this episode’s main theme is disapointing games. Also featured this episode is Virtually Retro, News, The Price is Wrong, Email links, Random links and more. […]

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Racketboy Podcast #16

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Sep 132010
 
Racketboy Podcast #16

Racketboy Podcast #16 is available to download. This episode focuses on Urban Strike, which was Racketboy’s Together Retro game for the month, and the Strike series as a whole, with interviews from Mike Posehn & Dave Foley. […]

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Retro (Dis)Respect: Last Ninja 2

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Sep 122010
 
Retro (Dis)Respect: Last Ninja 2

Amstrad Action, the first magazine from Future Publishing, celebrates its 25th anniversary this week and to celebrate that fact, we’re featuring articles specifically related to the Amstrad’s number one magazine all week. Today, we take a look at one of the two high profile games that famously didn’t make the ‘Action Test’ section of Amstrad Action… […]

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Sep 112010
 
Controversy: How To Be A Complete Bastard

We continue our ‘How To Cause A Complete Controversy’ feature where we look back at the computer and video games that have caused outrage and controversy. This time, we, fittingly, look at the game that inspired this feature’s title and caused a lot of fuss in the letter’s pages of Amstrad Action… […]

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Back in Time: October 1985, Amstrad Action issue 1

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Sep 102010
 
Back in Time: October 1985, Amstrad Action issue 1

Amstrad Action, the first magazine from Future Publishing, celebrates its 25th anniversary this week and to celebrate that fact, we’re featuring articles specifically related to the Amstrad’s number one magazine all week. So today, in a special edition of Back in Time, we take a look at the very first issue of Amstrad Action. […]

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Official release of Raze issue 2 at Out-of-Print Archive

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Sep 102010
 
Official release of Raze issue 2 at Out-of-Print Archive

Yes, courtesy of Newsfield Publications, the official release of Raze issue 2 has been released at Out-of-Print Archive. The issue was scanned by Mort and edited for the Out-of-Print Archives by triverse. For this release you will find the following accompanying online articles: Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge, Wings of Fury and Robocop 2 reviews on

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Sep 102010
 
Interview With Alf Yngve (SEUCK Legend) at Retro Garden

Alf Yngve is a well known coder in the Commodore 64 scene and he has produced many SEUCK (Shoot ‘Em Up Construction Kit) games over the past decade. Retro Garden recently conducted a superb interview with Alf and discussed his early gaming roots, coding in SECUK, having his games published on Commodore Force magazine covertapes

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Retro Respect: Rick Dangerous 2

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Sep 092010
 
Retro Respect: Rick Dangerous 2

Amstrad Action, the first magazine from Future Publishing, celebrates its 25th anniversary this week and to celebrate that fact, we’re featuring articles specifically related to the Amstrad’s number one magazine all week. Already this week, we’ve looked at AA’s top ten games of all time. So today, we take a look at that highest rated game of all time.

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