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Game Player's Sega Genesis Strategy Guide Vol.2 No.1

ISSUE: 2Content


Sega Genesis
Sega Game Gear


(Table of Contents (TOC) and headline excerpts follow.  Bullet lists and (notes) added for clarity.  All games for Genesis unless noted.)


Editor's Notes (approx. 0.25 pages; editorial; bi-monthly schedule and upcoming coverage)

Feedback (3 pages; letters; tips Q&A and reader submissions; games covered:)

  • The Revenge of Shinobi
  • Mystic Defender
  • Golden Axe
  • Moonwalker
  • Last Battle
  • R-Type (tip being, no Genesis version available)
  • Super Thunderblade
  • Super Hydlide

Code Breakers (2 pages; hints, tips, codes)

  • Tommy Lasorda Baseball
  • E-SWAT
  • Shove It! The Warehouse Game
  • Thunderforce III
  • Populous
  • Cyberball
  • Zoom
  • Ghouls 'n Ghosts
  • Super Hydlide
  • Golden Axe
  • Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle
  • Arnold Palmer Tournament Golf
  • Truxton

News Bytes (2 pages)

  • Arcade-o-Mania! (AMI G.A.M.E. arcade cabinet for consoles; shown)
  • New from Electronic Arts... (titles discussed, not shown unless noted:)
    • PGA Tournament Golf
    • Dark Castle
    • King's Bounty
    • Might & Magic II: Gates to Another World
    • Unreal (Amiga version shown)
    • Road Rash
    • James Pond, Underwater Agent
    • Blockout
  • Genesis Games Galore (numerous titles mentioned, not shown unless noted:)
    • Wings of Wor (shown)
    • Jesse "The Body" Ventura's Superstars of Pro Wrestling (shown)
    • StormLord (shown)
    • Death Duel
    • Death by Steel
    • Gaiares
    • Gain Ground
    • Valis III
    • Dinoland
    • Arcus Odyssey
    • Pit Fighter (shown)
    • Pac-Mania
    • R.B.I. Baseball III
    • Dando (shown)
    • Task Force Harrier
    • Crackdown (shown)


New Joysticks And Joypads (2 pages; shown:)

  • Suncom Tac-50
  • Acemore Freedom 16
  • Beeshu Gizmo
  • Sega Arcade Power Stick
  • Happ Competition Pro
  • Beeshu Striker

Genesis Product Guide (2 pages; company game lists and contact info)

Sega of America - A Look Behind The Screens (3 pages; includes sections:)

  • Choosing the Right Games
  • How to Make a Hit
  • The Michael Jackson Touch

Game Player's Annual Videogame Awards (3 pages; all shown)

  • Genesis Game of the Year - John Madden Football
  • Best Genesis Arcade Action Game - Strider
  • Best Genesis Fantasy Role-Playing Game - Sword of Vermilion
  • Best Genesis Puzzle Game - Columns
  • Best Genesis Simulation - Hard Drivin'
  • Best Genesis Sports Game - Lakers versus Celtics
  • Best Genesis Strategy Game - Populous
  • Best Genesis War Game - Herzog Zwei
  • Game Player's Sega Genesis Excellence Awards:
    • Michael Jackson's Moonwalker
    • Budokan
    • Hellfire

Game Gear - Sega's New Handheld System (3 pages; hardware discussed and shown; numerous GG games discussed or mentioned; not shown unless noted:)

  • Columns (shown)
  • Super Monaco GP (shown)
  • Pengo (shown)
  • G-LOC
  • Super Wonder Boy
  • Wonder Boy
  • Cyberball

The Never-Ending Season: Great Sports Games On Genesis (1 page each, all shown:)

  • John Madden Football
  • Lakers Versus Celtics
  • Arnold Palmer Golf
  • Tommy Lasorda Baseball
  • Wold Championship Soccer

SUPER STRATEGY (strategy guides)

  • Strider (9 pages)
  • Sword of Vermilion (8 pages)
  • D.J. Boy (5 pages)
  • Atomic Robo-Kid (6 pages)
  • Sword of Sodan (6 pages)

REVIEWS (one page each; all shown)

  • Ishido: The Way of Stones
  • Hard Drivin'
  • TechnoCop
  • Arrow Flash
  • Klax
  • Battle Squadron
  • Joe Montana Football
  • Trampoline Terror!
  • Altered Beast
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    Title: Game Player's Sega Genesis Strategy Guide Vol.2 No.1
    Month: February/March
    Year: 1991
    Publisher: Signal Research Inc.
    Editor: Robert C. Lock
    Pages: 84
    Price: $3.95 / $4.95 Canada
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 0

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