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VideoGames & Computer Entertainment Issue 13

ISSUE: 13Content


  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Sega Master System
  • Sega Genesis
  • Atari ST
  • IBM PC
  • Amiga
  • Apple II Series
  • Macintosh
  • Commodore 64
  • NEC TurboGrafx-16
  • NEC TurboExpress (rumor coverage)
  • arcade

(The running footer in this issue incorrectly identifies the publication date as "January 1990")

FEATURES (Contents page excerpts)

VG&CE's Best Games Of 1989 by the Editors of VG&CE
We banged our heads together for a while, then decided on the best games of the past year. See if our picks match yours.

Blazing Lazers Strategy Guide by Lee H. Pappas
Take a look as we rip apart one of the finest games to come out for the TurboGrafx-16.

Going For The Dragons: Wonder Boy III Strategy Guide, Part II by Clayton Walnum
Follow the maps that will guide you through the last sections of this colorful adventure for the Sega Master System.

Here Come The Battle-Tanks: A Guide To Computer Tank Games by Bill Kunkel and Arnie Katz
If your ideal game session involves climbing into an armored vehicle with monster treads, you'd better read this.

Computer-Game Strategies by Frank Tetro Jr.
Our disc jockey paves an easy road for you in Operation Wolf (Amiga / ST / C64 / PC) and Vette! (Amiga / PC / Mac), so be on your way.


Video-Game Reviews

  • All-Pro Basketball (NES)
  • Baseball Simulator 1.000 (NES)
  • Double Dragon II (NES)
  • A Boy and his Blob (NES)
  • Casino Games (SMS)
  • Duck Tales (NES)
  • Evert/Lendl Top Players Tennis (NES)
  • Truxton (Gen)

Computer-Game Reviews

  • John Madden Football (Apple II / PC)
  • Modem Wars (C64 / PC)
  • Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego? (Apple II / Apple IIGS / PC)
  • Universe III (Amiga / ST / PC)
  • Motocross (PC)


Editor's Letter by Andy Eddy

Reader Mail

News Bits compiled by Joyce Worley

  • Top Coin-Ops of September 1989
  • Sega Gives Cash to PAL
  • Accolade Sponsors Sweepstakes
  • New Versions of Flight Simulators
  • Accolade Tries RPG for Spy Lovers
  • Superman Flies to U.S.
  • Dynamix Introduces User-Friendly System
  • NEWS FLASH!! NEC Plans Blockbuster TG-16 Portable
  • Two Compu-Journalists Perish in San Francisco Quake
  • Poker Software for Vegas Johnny
  • Nintendo Reveals Stats to SPA
  • First Vette! Sweepstakes Winner Chosen
  • Dads Monopolize Games Says Vid-Games Survey
  • Virgin Mastertronic Will Have You Seeing Spots
  • Sticks and Storage for NESers
  • KAO Has Pipe Dreams

Easter Egg Hunt

  • Blazing Lazers (TG16)
  • P.O.W. (NES)
  • Casino Games (SMS)
  • Altered Beast (Gen)

Yea & Nay

Destination Arcadia - Coin-Op Goes "Turbo": Bridging the Gap Between Home and Arcade by Patrick J. Kelley
(TurboGrafx-16 arcade cabinet overview)

Game Doctor - The Old Desert Rat Solves Your Gaming Problems by The Game Doctor

Inside Gaming - Calling All Gamers! by Arnie Katz
(Excerpt:) This month, Arnie tackles the question of why computer gaming isn't growing fast and what typical gamers can do about it.

Advertiser Index

COVER (Contents page excerpt)

It's that time of year again - time to recognize those games that the VG&CE Editors felt were the finest of 1989. Let our robot presenter lead you to your seat for the major celebration that starts on page 42. And the winner is...

Art: Alan Hunter

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    Title: VideoGames & Computer Entertainment Issue 13
    Month: February
    Year: 1990
    Publisher: Larry Flynt Publications
    Editor: Andy Eddy
    Pages: 132
    Price: U.S.A. $2.95 Canada $3.95
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 5

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