Retro Gamer [UK], Issue 209 (July 2020)

October 29, 2020
Retro Gamer [UK], Issue 209 (July 2020)

Our latest issue celebrates the return of Alex Kidd. We not onlyspeak to Reiko Kodama about the Master System hit, Alex Kidd InMiracle World, but also quiz the members of Jankenteam about theirmemories of the 8-bit game and what they have planned for their newremake. We also chat to Malcolm Evans about 3D Monster Maze and gobehind the scenes of The Settlers seriesFeaturesThe Return Of Alex KiddReiko Kodama talks about her involvement with Alex Kidd In MiracleWorld, while key members of Jankenteam reveal what they have instore for Sega’s new HD remakeThe History Of The SettlersThomas Hertzler and Thomas Häuser reveal how Blue Byte’s medievalstrategy game became a huge RTS franchise for UbisoftThe Evolution Of 3D Monster MazeMalcolm Evans revisits his technical triumph for the ZX81 andexplains how it inspired his many 3D Spectrum sequelsSo You Want To Collect… Futuristic RacingGamesLove games like F-Zero and WipEout? We reveal the classic racersthat won’t cost you a fortune to ownUltimate GuideThis month we look at Capcom’s action platformer Black Tiger andexamine its bosses and home conversionsThe Making OfIn issue 209 we go behind the scenes of the FMV hit Star Wars:Rebel Assault and discover how Capcom made its first Monster HuntergameAnd much more including…Asteroids, Mr Heli, California Games, Tekken 3, Knight Lore, iQuePlayer, Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection, Chris Cannon,Turbografx-16 Turbopad, Cannon Fodder, BBC Micro