Where I Read – GamePro #44

Where I Read – GamePro #44


Our GamePro recaps continue with our coverage of issue #44 for March 1993. Our cover story is the best games of 1992. Well, normally this would come out in the first issue of 1993 but it works. Our cover art is, I presume, of Shinobi, featuring a ninja of ambiguous gender. The isue’s 193 pages … Continue reading “Where I Read – GamePro #44”

Where I Read – GamePro #41

Where I Read – GamePro #41


Our series of GamePro recaps continues to issue 41, for December of 1992. This issue is once again pretty long, at 240 pages, and our cover story this issue is the new Chester Cheetah game. That’s correct, our cover game is an advergame, one designed to get young people to buy more junk food. You … Continue reading “Where I Read – GamePro #41”

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly #51

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly #51


We’ve got another hole in our EGM coverage to fill this week, though it’s one that’s a little more recent. This week we’re recapping Issue #51 for October of 19993. Our cover story is Super Street Fighter II, and this issue weighs in at 229 pages. This also the debut their new visual look for … Continue reading “Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly #51”

Where I Read – GamePro #39

Where I Read – GamePro #39


We’re continuing with the GamePro Recaps with issue 39 for October of 1992. The cover story for this issue is Street Fighter II – again. The cover art is god-freaking-awful – again. Now, the copy I’ve got is 149 pages long, but it’s missing a couple pages. Apparently there was a poster in the issue, … Continue reading “Where I Read – GamePro #39”

Where I Read – GamePro #38

Where I Read – GamePro #38


Our GamePro coverage continues to issue #38 for September of 1992. Our cover story is a whole bunch of comic book games, most of them with the Marvel licence. This issue’s getting up there in length, at 163 pages long. Editorial: Well, GamePro TV is now on cable… on the Sci-Fi Channel! That’s right, the … Continue reading “Where I Read – GamePro #38”

Where I Read – GamePro #37

Where I Read – GamePro #37


Alright, the GamePro recaps continue with issue #37 for August of 1992, with another movie licenced game on the cover – Universal Soldier, based on the Jean-Claude Van Damme vehicle. Remember when the Muscles from Brussles had a career? Okay, that’s a cheap shot, particularly since JCVD might revitalize the man’s career (I’ve heard very … Continue reading “Where I Read – GamePro #37”

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly #44

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly #44


With this installment of my EGM recaps, I encounter yet another gap in my archive, 3 issues long this time, bringing me to issue #44 for March of 1993, and we’ve got one heck of a cover story – Starfox, which I would say is number 5 on Nintendo’s top 5 first party franchises. The … Continue reading “Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly #44”

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue #39

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue #39


We’ve got a 1 issue gap in my EGM issue count. Specifically we’re missing issue 38. No biggie. Unlike this issue, which is over 200 pages long! (You see what I did there?) Our cover story is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV – except now it’s coming to the Genesis. The FTC said “Mr. Lincoln … Continue reading “Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue #39”

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue 37

Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue 37


  Alright, we continue with our EGM recaps with issue 37, for August of 1992. And our cover game for this issue is a biggie – Sonic The Hedgehog 2. Plus the list of previews for a boatload of other games. The issue clocks in a slightly more reasonable 149 pages – though fear not, … Continue reading “Where I Read – Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue 37”