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Computer Game Review Issue 13

ISSUE: 13Content

Features:

  • Initialize (Editorial by Steve Honeywell)
  • Postage Due (Reader questions, comments, witticisms and criticisms)
  • Hardware Review (Thrustmaster's joystick gets put through the motions)
  • In The Works (The PC gaming world heats up with rumour and speculation about upcoming software)
  • Computer Q&A (Hardware and software questions answered by The Game Doctor, Bill Kunkel)
  • Game Over (CGR spoils the ending to Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge)

Reviews:

  • Dark Queen of Krynn (PC)
  • Rampart (PC)
  • Grand Prix Unlimited (PC)
  • Guy Spy (PC)
  • Game-Maker (PC)
  • Prophecy of the Shadow (PC)
  • Microleague Baseball 4 (PC)
  • Gateway (PC)
  • Spellcraft: Aspects of Valor (PC)
  • Aquaventura (Amiga/Atari ST)
  • Wing Commander 2: Special Operations Disk 2 (PC)
  • Titus the Fox (PC)
  • Pit-Fighter (PC)

Child Support (computer gaming for the younger crowd):

  • Body Illustrated (PC)
  • Time Treks (PC)
  • An American Tail (PC)
  • Rock-A-Doodle Computerized Coloring Book (PC)

Previews:

  • M (PC) (see Noteworthy Stuff below)
  • Dark Sun (PC)
  • Warriors of Legend (PC)
  • Ultima VII, Part 2: The Serpent Isle (PC)
  • Betrayal at Krondor (PC)
  • Spoils of War (Amiga/PC)
  • Might & Magic: Clouds of Xeen (PC)

CGR Strategy (gaming tips and tactics from the editors):

  • Dark Seed (PC)
  • Crisis in the Kremlin (PC)
  • Realms (PC)

CD-ROM Showcase:

  • Lemmings CDTV (PC)
  • The Best of Spectrum-Holobyte (Soundtrack)
  • Murder Makes Strange Deadfellows (PC)
  • Total Baseball (PC)

Noteworthy Stuff:

  • The first Game Doctor column by Bill Kunkel for CGR runs in this issue.
  • "For a quick laugh, call 1-800-MILTIE-B." Does this toll-free number still work?
  • The unremarkably-named "M" for PC was later renamed to "Midnight Sons" and then cancelled before its release.
  • Myron Straka of Curtice, OH won the "Dream Date" contest from a previous issue. You go, Myron Straka!
  • Cyber Dreams' "Dark Seed" is based on H. R. Geiger's biomechanical artwork. Pity the game's not as awesome.


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    Title: Computer Game Review Issue 13
    Month: August
    Year: 1992
    Publisher: Sendai Publishing
    Editor: Steve Honeywell
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 0

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