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VideoGames & Computer Entertainment Issue 8

ISSUE: 8Content


  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Sega Master System
  • Atari ST
  • IBM PC
  • Amiga
  • Apple
  • Apple II / IIGS
  • Macintosh
  • Commodore 64

FEATURES (Contents page excerpts)

Power Glove: Get A Grip On Your Games by Andy Eddy (NES)
Mattel is ready to take video gaming a step into the future, and VG&CE has the whole story for you.

Adventure Island (NES) Strategy Guide, Part I by Bissy and Andy Eddy
Master Higgins is stranded on a secluded island. We'll help you save him from death's clutches.

Lady Luck: Are You An Electronic High Roller? by Arnie Katz and Joyce Worley
Video gambling lets you bring Vegas into your living room, and you can bet that we'll show you the games to choose from.

Zelda II: The Adventure Of Link (NES) Strategy Guide, Part III by Clayton Walnum (aka Escapades in Hyrule: Part 3 - A Player's Guide to Zelda II)
After this final segment, you'll be fully prepared for your confrontation with Ganon.

Dinobytes: Bringing Back The Behemoths by Joyce Worley
Dinosaurs have made a big comeback in computer programs. Stalk out what's available.

The Maestro Of Microcomputing by Bill Kunkel
These days, soundtracks are as important to games as the programming. Meet Russell Lieblich, one of the premier computer-tune talents.

Victory At Sea! A Player's Guide to Seagoing Simulations by Bill Kunkel and Joyce Worley
There's an ocean of software for all forms of boating battles, and we've got a rundown to help you pick your favorite.

Computer-Game Strategies by Frank Tetro
This month, our resident expert helps you play at your best in Kings of the Beach (PC), Pole Position II (C64 / PC) and Hostage (Amiga / Apple IIGS / ST / C64 / PC / Mac).


Video-Game Reviews

  • Super Dodge Ball (NES)
  • Time Soldiers (SMS)
  • Wrestlemania (NES)
  • Marble Madness (NES)
  • P.O.W. (NES)
  • Skate or Die (NES)
  • Y's (SMS)

Computer-Game Reviews

  • Chomp (C64 / PC)
  • Thunder Blade (Amiga / ST / C64 / PC)
  • Rampage (Amiga / Apple II / C64 / PC)
  • Barbarian (Amiga / Apple IIGS / ST / PC / C64)
  • Fire Zone (Amiga / ST / C64 / PC)
  • Northern Fleet (Amiga / Apple / ST / PC)
  • Wizardry V (Apple II / PC)


Editor's Letter by Andy Eddy

Reader Mail

News Bits by Joyce Worley

  • Access Breaks Sound Barrier
  • Stealth Fighter Updated
  • MicroProse Makes Waves
  • Top Software Sellers This Spring
  • Acclaim Takes Games in Hand
  • Smithsonian Goes Beyond the Limits
  • EIA's Computer Count
  • Top Coin-Ops for May 1989
  • Video-Game System Uses VCR, TV Graphics (View-Master Interactive Vision)
  • SPA Honors Software; Soviet Program Steals the Show
  • Atari Names New Leader
  • Captain Lou As Mario

Easter Egg Hunt

  • Track & Field II (NES)
  • Gauntlet (NES)
  • Section Z (NES)
  • Space Harrier (SMS)
  • After Burner (SMS)
  • Bubble Bobble (NES)

Game Doctor - The Straight Scoop from the Programmable Practitioner by The Game Doctor (aka Question & Answer)

Inside Gaming - The Adventure Revolution by Arnie Katz

Advertiser Index

COVER (Contents page excerpt)

The Power Glove takes video-game controllers to a new dimension. Art by Alan Hunter. Photography by Ladi von Jansky.

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    Title: VideoGames & Computer Entertainment Issue 8
    Month: September
    Year: 1989
    Publisher: Larry Flynt Publications
    Editor: Andy Eddy
    Pages: 100
    Price: 2.95 Canada $3.95
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 0

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