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Game Players Volume 3 Number 8

ISSUE: 26Content

Primary Systems Coverage

  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Super Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Phillips CD-i
  • Nintendo Game Boy
  • Sega Master System
  • Sega Genesis
  • PC
  • Atari Lynx
  • Amiga
  • Turbografx-16 - Turbografx-16 CD-ROM
  • arcade
  • CDTV


(Table of Content (TOC) and headline excerpts follow.  Bullet lists and (notes) added for clarity.)

The Editors View (1 page; editorial by Tom Halfhill; the SNES and CDi systems)

The Tip Sheet (2 pages; letters column featuring game tips, codes, strategies; discussed, not shown:)

  • The Legend of Zelda (NES)
  • Final Fantasy Legend (GB)
  • Super Hydlide (Gen)
  • Maniac Mansion (NES)
  • The Colonel's Bequest
  • Dragon Warrior (NES)
  • Shadowgate (NES)
  • Keith Courage in Alpha Zones (TG16)
  • Phantasy Star (SMS)

Player's World (2 pages; includes sections:)

  • Super NES Is Almost Here! (1 page; hardware shown)
  • The Rocketeer: Back To The Future (1 page; NES; not shown)

Nintendo News - Super NES Previews and 8-Bit Gadgets (5 pages; all games shown; includes sections:)

  • Ultraman (SNES)
  • Two Titles from Jaleco (Big Run (SNES), Super Bases Loaded (SNES))
  • Jellybean (SNES)
  • Gradius III (SNES)
  • 16-Bit, but Slow (Castlevania IV (SNES), Super Ghouls and Ghosts (SNES), U.N. Squadron (SNES))
  • NES Gadgets (Lightwave Technologies' GameSounds system (NES))

Game Boy Players - Game Boy Grows Up (3 pages; games shown; includes sections:)

  • Differences You Can See (Altered Space)
  • Smooth Moves (Prince of Persia)
  • Elephant's Memory (Ultima: Runes of Virtue)

Arcade Action - Rad Mobile (2 pages; arcade cabinet and screenshots shown; includes "Batman" section (game not shown))

PC Players - Arachnophobia, Rotox, Vaxine (3 pages; all shown)

Sega Players - Rock 'n' Roll Controller! (3 pages; The Sega Arcade Chair (shown); SMS Game Gear adapter; numerous SMS games mentioned; includes "New Genesis Games" section; Speedball 2 (Gen) shown)

Amiga Players - Pro Tennis 2 and Stellar 7 (2 pages; games shown)

Turbo Players - J.B. Harold Murder Club (3 pages; TG16CD; shown)

Atari Safari - Robotron: 2084 (1 page; Lynx; shown)

Nintendo Game of the Month - The Rocketeer (7 pages; NES; strategy guide)

Sega Genesis Game of the Month - Phantasy Star 3 (7 pages; strategy guide)

Computer Game of the Month - Where In America's Past Is Carmen Sandiego? (6 pages; strategy guide)

Special Strategy Feature: Final Fantasy Legend (5 pages; GB; strategy guide)

Game Reviews (1 page each; games shown)

  • Wayne Gretzky Hockey (NES)
  • Blockout (Gen)
  • Battletoads (NES)
  • Hight Speed (NES)
  • Sneaky Snakes (GB)
  • Flight of the Intruder (NES)
  • Midwinter (PC)
  • The Untouchables (NES)
  • Alien Storm (Gen)
  • Power Blade (NES)
  • Mr. Do! (GB)
  • Super Cars (NES)
  • Hoverforce (PC)
  • Vice: Project Doom (NES)
  • Digger T. Rock (NES)

Guidepost: The Hot 100 (5 pages; top 100 video and computer games; none shown)

Game News & Previews (approx. 4 pages; games not shown unless noted)

  • Family Feud For NES (shown)
  • Military Simulation For NES (Romance of the Three Kingdoms II (shown))
  • Indy Comes To CDTV (Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Loom, The Secret of Monkey Island planned for CDTV)
  • Cartoon Heroes On PC (The Jetsons: By George in Trouble Again and The Flintstones: Dino Lost in Bedrock planned for PC; both shown)
  • Cool Adventure For NES and Game Boy (Snow Brothers; NES (arcade screenshot?) shown)
  • NES Role-Playing Game From Toho (Times of Lore; shown)
  • Tank Warfare For Game Boy (TRAX)
  • Jack Nicklaus Add-On Disks (Jack Nicklaus Presents the Major Championship Courses of 1991 (PC,Amiga,Mac,C64); shown)
  • Gunboat Brings River Combat To Amiga

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    Title: Game Players Volume 3 Number 8
    Month: August
    Year: 1991
    Publisher: Signal Research
    Pages: 100
    Country: United States
    Language: English
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