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GameFan Issue 88

ISSUE: 88Content

PRIMARY SYSTEMS COVERAGE THIS ISSUE

Sega Dreamcast

Sega Saturn

Sony Playstation

Sony Playstation2

Nintendo 64

Super Nintendo Entertainment System (Final Fantasy nostalgia coverage)

Color Wonderswan (never released)

Nuon

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(The following is loosely based on this issue's table of contents. (Notes) and bullet lists are added for clarity.)

Ed Zone (editorial; by Eric Mylonas)

Top Ten Most Wanted (one page; top lists)

Editor Round-Up (two pages; staff bios and the following 1/4th page sections:)

  • Productivity Killer of the Month
  • GameFan's Box-O-Fun
  • Chicken of the Month
  • Sausage of the Month

Viewpoint (game reviews; three member panel, each with capsule summary and percentage rating; titles listed may be working titles and/or abbreviated; most games reviewed here also include feature reviews elsewhere in the issue)

  • Buzz Lightyear (DC)
  • Jet Grind Window (DC)
  • Looney Tunes Space Race (DC)
  • RC De Go (PS)
  • Samba De Amigo (DC)
  • Shenmue (DC)
  • Spawn (DC)
  • Street Fighter 3rd Strike (DC)
  • Tony Hawk 2 (DC)
  • DOA2: Hardcore (PS2)
  • Midnight Club (PS2)
  • Orphen (PS2)
  • Silent Scope (PS2)
  • Smuggler's Run (PS2)
  • Street Fighter EX3 (PS2)
  • Super Puzzle Bobble (PS2)
  • Tekken Tag Tournament (PS2)
  • Wild Wild Racing (PS2)
  • Army Men Air Attack 2 (PS)
  • Breath of Fire IV (PS)
  • Crash Bash (PS)
  • Final Fantasy IX (PS)
  • Looney Tunes Racing (PS)
  • Rollcage Stage II (PS)
  • Batman Beyond (N64)
  • Donald Duck (N64)
  • MegaMan 64 (N64)
  • Ms. Pac-Man (N64)
  • Zelda: Majora's Mask (N64)
  • G-Saviour (PS2)
  • Silpheed (PS2)

Final Fantasy IX (PS; two page review)

Final Fantasy Lore (two pages; recurring characters/themes; sections:)

  • Blue Mage
  • Dragoon
  • Cactrot
  • Odin
  • Ogopogo!

Greatest Moment Of Final Fantasy (one page; sections:)

  • Final Fantasy II (SNES)
  • Final Fantasy III (SNES)
  • Final Fantasy VII (PS)

The Music Of Final Fantasy: Nobuo Uematsu (one page; interview)

Soldier Of Fortune (three pages, including 'Fortune Telling: GameFan interviews David Elmekies, Directory of Game Development, Pipedream')

Freefall (Nuon; one page; game review)

GF Holiday Wish List (staff commentary; sections:)

  • ECM
  • Eggo
  • The Judge
  • Fury
  • Kodomo

Dreamcast (Sega Dreamcast related game reviews and previews; one page each unless noted)

  • Reviews:
    • Shenmue (four pages)
    • Red Dog (three pages, including one page '11th Hour Interview With Argonaut's Jez San')
    • Looney Tunes Space Race
    • Jet Grind Radio
    • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2

    [*]Previews:

    • Stunt GP
    • Skies of Arcadia
    • Xtreme Sports
    • Prince of Persia 3D (1/2 page)
    • Max Steel (1/2 page)
    • Dinosaur (1/2 page)
    • Tom Clancy's Rainbox Six: Rogue Spear (1/2 page)

    [*]Coming Soon (1/4th page each:)

    • Dave Mirra
    • Chicken Run
    • Sonic 2
    • Donald Duck

Playstation (Playstation (PS and PS2) related game reviews and previews; one page each unless noted)

  • Reviews:
    • Orphen (PS2; two pages)
    • Silent Scope (PS2)
    • Wild Wild Racing (PS2)
    • Breath of Fire IV (PS; two pages)
    • Rollcage Stage II (PS)

    [*]Previews:

    • Warriors of Might & Magic (PS2)
    • Unreal Tournament (PS2)
    • Rayman 2: Revolution (PS2)
    • Star Wars: Starfighter (PS2)
    • Army Men: Sarge's Heroes (PS2; 1/2 page)
    • WDI: Thunder Tanks (PS2; 1/2 page)
    • UFC (PS; 1/2 page)
    • Chicken Run (PS; 1/2 page)
    • Hybrid Extreme Racing (PS; 1/2 page)
    • Torneko: The Last Hope (PS; 1/2 page)
    • Driver 2 (PS)
    • Disney's The Emperor's New Groove (PS)
    • WWF Smackdown! 2 (PS)
    • 007 Racing (PS)

    [*]Coming Soon (1/4th page each:)

    • GT3 (PS2) (Gran Turismo 3)
    • Sky Odyssey (PS2)
    • Twisted Metal Blade (PS2)

Nintendo 64 (Nintendo 64 related game reviews and previews; one page each unless noted, review unless noted)

  • Reviews:
    • The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask (four pages)
    • Ms. Pac-Man (1/2 page; preview)
    • Batman Beyond (1/2 page)

    [*]Coming Soon (1/3rd page each:)

    • Eternal Darkness (never released)
    • Aidyn Chronicles
    • WCW Backstage Assault

GameFan Sports (game reviews; two member panel, each with capsule summary and percentage rating; titles listed may be working titles and/or abbreviated; some games include expanded feature review (noted))

  • Sega Marine Fishing (DC; includes 1/2 page expanded review)
  • NHL 2001 (PS)
  • NBA Live 2001 (PS)
  • NHL 2001 (PS2; includes one page expanded review)

Europa - European Consumer Trade Show (three pages; show coverage; capsule commentary)

Japan Now! (three pages; import coverage and commentary; sections:)

  • The Bouncer
  • Klonoa 2
  • Illbleed
  • 18 Wheeler American Pro Trucker
  • Desperia
  • Color Wonderswan, Final Fantasy (WS)
  • Gran Turismo 3: A Spec

Imports (import game reviews; one page each unless noted)

  • Slipheed: The Lost Planet (PS2; two pages)
  • G-Saviour (PS2)

Graveyard (retro games coverage; two pages each)

  • Prikura Daisakusen (Sat)
  • Tobal 2 (PS)

AnimeFan (six pages; anime and manga coverage; reviews (with grade scale score) are typically 1/3rd - 1/2 page in length)

  • Anime on the Internet - Websites You Need to Visit
  • Nadesico - Book 1 (manga review)
  • Minna no Mail - Your Letters to AnimeFan (letters column)
  • Shidoshi's Fun Corner #4 (Q&A trivia)
  • Brain Powered Volume 4 (VHS anime review)
  • Black Heaven: Rock Bottom (VHS anime review)
  • Virgin Fleet (VHS anime review)
  • Urusei Yatsura DVD Collection 1 (anime review)
  • Lost Universe Volume 2 (DVD anime review)
  • Sword for Truth (DVD anime review)
  • News - Otaku (one page)

Hocus Pocus: Codes, Hints & Strategies (3.5 pages; Tony Hawk 2 codes)

OS: Other Stuff (news and speculation; two pages, including one page of Front Mission 3 toys coverage)

FanFan (two pages; fandom coverage)

  • Tales of the Hardcore (1/2 page)
  • Fan Site of the Month (1/4th page)
  • CosPlay Corner (1/4th page)
  • Drawn Out (one page; reader artwork)

Postmeister (reader mail; two pages)



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    Title: GameFan Issue 88
    Month: December
    Year: 2000
    Publisher: Shinno Media
    Editor: Eric Mylonas
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 0

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