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Retro Gamer #32

A new edition of Retro Gamer is now in your mailbox or local news shop. Issue 32 have some of the following articles:

  • The Making of… Prince of Persia
  • The evolution of Football management
  • The Classic Game: Super Mario Land
  • Retroinspection: Philips CD-i
  • The complete lowdown to Phantasy Star Online
  • The Making of… The way of the exploding fist
  • The definitive Galaxian

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Retro Gamer #31

So a new issue of Retro Gamer has arrived, no. 31. The cover of this issue was very nice.

Some of the articles this month is:

  • Retroinspection: Nintendo 64
  • The Making of… Wizball
  • The Classic Game: Pilotwings 64
  • Developer lookback: Sierra Online
  • The Classic Game: Super Mario Bros. 3
  • The Making of… Broken Sword

So there is plenty of good stuff to read. If you can’t find the magazine in you local store, go to

Retro Gamer #30

A new edtion of Retro Gamer has arrived, this time no. 30. This issue have some interesting articles:

  • Retroinspection: Commodore 64
  • The Making of… Exile
  • The Classic Game: Spy vs Spy
  • The Making of… It Came From the Desert
  • Company Profile: Tec Toy (Sega in Brazil)
  • The Classic Game: 3D Monster Maze

… among others. As always, I’m looking forward to read the issue.

Retro Gamer #29

I got the new issue of Retro Gamer #29 this weekend, and this is some of what you can read:

  • The Making of… Samurai Warrior
  • The Spectrum Legends
  • Ghosts ‘n Goblins
  • The Classic Game: Alien 3
  • Retroinspection: Oric-1
  • Developer Lookback: Coding Back the Years

And as always, there are lots of other small and bigger articels to enjoy.

Retro Gamer #28

A new issue of Retro Gamer came in the mail yesterday and it looks like a very good issue. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Developer Lookback: Lucasarts (part two)
  • The Making Of… StarFox
  • 3DO – Interactive Multiplayer
  • The Making Of… Breakout
  • Company Profile: Core Design

You also have a couple of big articles + a lot of small one. I look forward to read it all.

From what i remember reading back in the day (early 90ies), the 3DO was a big project to be the big next thing. It worked great on paper, an probably in pratcise. But what I think killed the machine, was the high pricetag.

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Retro Gamer #27

At last, a new edition of the mag for all the retro fans out there. And they are now on no. 27. The whole mag is a highlight, but if I have to pick a few that may be of interest:

  • The making of… Boulder Dash
  • Sega Mega Drive
  • The making of… Zelda: “Wand of Gamelon” & “Link: Faces of Evil” (CDi)
  • The Definitive OutRun

As allways, it’s fun to read the Back to the Eighties. There’s so much I didn’t know that I actualy knew, when I read this sections. If you haven’t bought this issue yet, go out and buy it or why not subscribe to Retro Gamer, it’s well worth the money.

Retro Gamer #26

Yesterday I’ve got the newest edition of Retro Gamer #26. I haven’t read much yet, but… Here’s some of the highlights:

  • Back to the 80′s
  • Sonic Team
  • Sonic The Hedgehog – 15th anniversary
  • The Making of… Internation Karate and IK+
  • The Making of… Pinball Dreams
  • Atari Jaguar

… and a lot of other interesting readings.