Category Archives: Retro Gamer

Retro Gamer #70

So Retro Gamer issue 70 is out, and here is some of the suff you can read:

  • Back to the Eighties – October 1987
  • Back to the Nineties – May 1992
  • Tales From Monkey Island
  • The Making of… Jet Force Gemini
  • The Classic Game – Gribbly’s Day Out
  • Why You Must Play… Dragon Ninja
  • The Top 25 Dreamcast Games
  • The Making of… Switchblade
  • Retroinspection: Neo Geo Aes
  • The Making of… The Empire Strikes Back

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Retro Gamer 69

Retro Gamer 69

In issue 69 of Retro Gamer, you can read about this (among other things):

  • Back to the Eighties – August 1987
  • Back to the Nineties – April 1992
  • The Complete History of… Final Fantasy
  • The Making of… Syndicate
  • Why You Must Play… Cabal
  • Retroinspection: Sega Nomad
  • The Classic Game – Kung Fu Master
  • From the Archives – First Star Software
  • Coin-op Capers: Space Harrier
  • The Making of… Die Hard Triology
  • In the Chair with… Geoff Chammond

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Retro Gamer #68

Retro Gamer #68

Forgot to blog about this when I received issue 68 of Retro Gamer weeks ago. But this is what it contained:

  • Back to the Eighties – July 1987
  • Back to the Nineties – March 1992
  • The Making of… Asteroids
  • Retroinspection: Tiger
  • The Making of… Starblade
  • The Comple History of Ultima
  • The Making of… Super Sprint
  • The Making of… Legend

Next issue, that should be number 69, is out on October 6.

Retro Gamer issue 67

Issue 67 of Retro Gamer is out. This is some of the things you can read:

  • Retro Evolution – Might and Magic
  • Back to the Eighties – June 1987
  • Back to the Nineties – February 1992
  • The Complete History of Bomberman
  • Retroinspection: Finaru Furantier
  • From the archives – Hudson Soft (part 2)
  • Why You Must Play… Slap Fight
  • The Making of… Shootem-up Construction Kit
  • The Making of… Lands of Lore series
  • Coin-op Capers: Operation Wolf
  • The Making of… Apidya

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Retro Gamer #67

Retro Gamer #66

Retro Gamer #66

I’ve read Retro Gamer for many years now and still love the magazine. Here’s a list of what you can read in issue 66 of Retro Gamer:

  • Retro Evelution – Simon the Sorcerer
  • Back to the Eighties – May 1987
  • Back to the Ninteties – January 1992
  • The Making of… Spy Hunter
  • The History of… Wally Week
  • Import Only – Yu Yu Hakusho Sunset Fighters
  • The Making of… Stunt Race
  • The Definitive… Android
  • Retroinspection – Sinclair QL
  • From the Archives – Hudson Soft – part 1
  • The Making of… Road Runner
  • In the Chair with… The Oliver Twins

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Retro Gamer #65


Issue 65 of Retro Gamer is now out, and this is some of what you can read:

  • Retro Evolution – Phantasy Star
  • Back to the Eighties – April 1987
  • Back to the Nineties – December 1991
  • The Complete History of Metroid
  • Retroinspection – Acorn Archimedes
  • The Making of… Toobin
  • From the Archives – Elite Systems
  • The Making of… Super Metroid
  • For the People, by the People
  • Why You Must Play… Led Storm
  • The Making of Wolfenstein 3D

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Retro Game #64


Well, it’s actually been some weeks since Retro Gamer #64 showed up in my mailbox, but this is what you can read in this issue of Retro Gamer:

  • Back to the Eighties – March 1987
  • Back to the Nineties – November 1991
  • In the Chair with… John Twiddy
  • The 10 Best Tetris Games you’ve never heard of
  • The Classic game – Garou: Mark of the Wolfes
  • The Making of… Dandy
  • Retroinspection – Virtual Boy
  • The Making of… Frankie Goes to Hollywood
  • From the Archives – Beyond
  • The Making of… Qwak
  • The Complete Story of Shinobi

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