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Game Player's Strategy Guide to Game Boy Games Issue 2

ISSUE: 2Content


Nintendo Game Boy


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

EDITOR'S NOTES (approx. 1 page; editorial by Lance Elko; monthly printing schedule, subscriptions, issue contents)

MAILBAG (1 page; reader mail; this section is not mentioned in the TOC; games discussed, none shown:)

  • Tennis
  • Bases Loaded GB
  • Super Marioland

SUPER STRATEGY (each a five page game overview with tips and screenshots)

  • Battle Bull
  • Cosmo Tank
  • DuckTales
  • Ghostbusters II
  • Nemesis


  • TeenTalk: Face to Face with Mayim Bialik (2 pages; commentary interview; Super Marioland, Tetris shown)
  • Game Boy's Field of Dreams (11 pages; sports game discussion; includes 'Sneak Previews... Game Boy titles on their way to a store near you' section; each a 1 page overview and shown unless noted:)
    • Malibu Beach Volleyball
    • NFL Football
    • Heavyweight Championship Boxing
    • Soccer Mania
    • Golf
    • Tennis
    • World Bowling
    • Bases Loaded GB
    • Baseball (approx. 1/2 page)
    • NBA All-Star Challenge (approx. 3/4 page)
    • Jordan vs. Bird: One on One (approx. 1/3rd page)
    • In Your Face (approx. 1/3rd page; not shown)
    • Pocket Stadium (approx. 1/3rd page)
  • Complete Mapping Guide to Super Marioland (7 pages; game tips and maps)

REVIEWS (one page each; game overview with tips and screenshots)

  • The Amazing Spider-Man
  • Batman
  • The Castlevania Adventure
  • Dead Heat Scramble
  • Dexterity
  • Double Dragon
  • Dragon's Lair: The Legend (listed as 'Dragon Lair: The Legend' in TOC)
  • Final Fantasy Legend
  • Fist of the North Star
  • The Game of Harmony
  • Gargoyle's Quest
  • Heiankyo Alien
  • Lock n' Chase
  • Mercenary Force
  • Paperboy
  • Pipe Dream
  • Qix
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan
  • Wizards and Warriors X: Fortress of Fear (Wizards & Warriors X: Fortress of Fear)

PREVIEWS (each 1/2 page with screenshot unless noted)

  • The Amazing Penguin
  • Bubble Ghost
  • Catrap (not shown)
  • The Chessmaster
  • Days of Thunder
  • Hatris
  • Kung-Fu Kid
  • Loopz
  • Mr. Chin's Gourmet Paradise
  • Mousetrap Hotel
  • Popeye (not shown)
  • Side Pocket
  • Super Scrabble
  • Tasmania Story (not shown)
  • WWF Superstars (approx. 1/3rd page)

DIRECTORY (one page; company contact information)

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    Title: Game Player's Strategy Guide to Game Boy Games Issue 2
    Month: September
    Year: 1990
    Publisher: Signal Research
    Editor: Robert C. Lock
    Pages: 100
    Price: $2.95, $3.95 Canada
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 2

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