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Zzap!64 issue 68 was released on November 1990, cover dated December 1990 and covered the Amiga and C64.

FeatureEdit

Cybertalk: part two – Robin Hogg talked to Cyberdyne’s Dan Phillips and slobbers over Armalyte II, while Deadlock goes into limbo and Last Ninja III emerges.
Turrican II – first spectacular pics from Germany. Frohliche Weihnachten! On both Amiga and C64.
Wrath of the Demon – The programmers of Dragon’s Lair and Space Ace unveil an amazing new original game. Warren Lapworth went to software house ReadySoft to get info on this impressive looking C64 cartridge game.
Creature Feature – Final instalment of the Creatures development diary.

PreviewsEdit

Robocop II, Shadow of the Beast, Navy SEALS, NARC, Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles, Summer Camp

ReviewsEdit

New ReleasesEdit

New releases were rated on Presentation, Graphics, Sound, Hookability, Lastability, with an overall rating.
Zzap Gold Medal (96%+), Zzap Sizzler (90-95%)

Game Title Publisher Format Reviewer Pres Graph Sound Hook Last Overall(%)
Chase H.Q. 2: Special Criminal Investigation Ocean C64 Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg, Phil King 80 95 88 95 92 93
Chase H.Q. 2: Special Criminal Investigation Ocean Amiga Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg, Phil King 86 92 90 93 90 91
Midnight Resistance Ocean C64 Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg, Phil King 67 91 85 89 90 90
Creatures Thalamus C64 Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg, Phil King 97 96 95 96 95 96
Puzznic Ocean C64 Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg 84 70 82 90 94 90
Puzznic Ocean Amiga Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg 79 58 84 88 93 89
Plotting Ocean C64 Stuart Wynne, Phil King 65 70 50 74 63 68
Badlands Domark/Tengen C64 Robin Hogg, Warren Lapworth 75 49 38 64 39 41
Atomic Robokid Activision C64 Stuart Wynne, Phil King 45 82 76 80 84 82
Atomic Robokid Activision Amiga Stuart Wynne, Phil King 71 80 79 78 80 80
The Killing Game Show Psygnosis Amiga Stuart Wynne, Phil King 94 90 94 91 89 89
Team Yankee Empire Amiga Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg 85 83 57 88 77 81
F-19 Stealth Fighter MicroProse Amiga Stuart Wynne, Robin Hogg 93 78 52 82 92 90
Subbuteo Goliath Games/Electronic Zoo C64 Stuart Wynne, Phil King 65 20 12 43 40 41
International Soccer Challenge MicroStyle Amiga Warren Lapworth, Phil King 78 68 35 58 35 45
Hard Drivin' Domark/Tengen C64 Stuart Wynne, Phil King 40 22 32 21 17 20

The Think TankEdit

The Think Tank section reviewed adventure, strategy and RPGs.

Adventure games were rated on Atmosphere, Puzzle Factor, Interaction, Lastability and Overall.

Game Title Publisher Format Atm PF Int Last Overall(%)
Legend of Faerghail Rainbow Arts/Reline Amiga 93 78 82 90 90%
The Immortal Electronic Arts Amiga 81 80 72 81 82%
Corporation Core Amiga 81 58 31 56 62%
B.A.T. Ubi Soft C64 72 65 71 60 65%

Strategy games were rated on Presentation, Graphics, Sound, Hookability, Lastability and Overall

Game Title Publisher Format Pres Grap Soun Hook Last Overall(%)
King's Bounty New World/US Gold C64 83 77 71 82 83 80%
Battlemaster PSS/Mirrorsoft Amiga 82 78 61 58 52 58%

Blitz (budget & re-releases)Edit

Game Title Publisher Format Overall(%)
F/A-18 Interceptor EA Star Performer Amiga 93%
Macadam Bumper Players C64 26%
Outlaw Players Premier C64 42%
Delta Kixx C64 74%
Prison Riot Players Premier C64 67%
Run the Gauntlet Hit Squad C64 78%
OutRun Kixx C64 44%
Powerdrome Electronic Arts Amiga 78%
Strike Fleet EA Star Performer C64 91%

Pig in a PokeEdit

Midnight Resistance Players guide & maps, Double Dragon II Players guide & maps, Stormlord 2 - Deliverance Playing tips, Ninja Spirit Playing tips, Cyberdyne Warrior Players guide & maps, Back to the Future II Playing tips, Myth Playing tips, Rock 'n' Roll Playing tips, Galax-I-Birds Playing tips, Pro Boxing Simulator Playing tips

IssuesEdit

Zzap!64 Index
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1985 Zzap Issue 1
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1989 Zzap64 Issue 45
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1991 Zzap64 Issue 69
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1992 Zzap64 Issue 80
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External linksEdit

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