- WIN FAME AND £500
Yes, Domark are at it again! Design a game for their Streetwise label, have it
programmed by the lads at Design Design, and become famous!
- GRAB A GHETTO-BLASTER
There’s a noise-maker and 50 copies of Butch Hard Guy for the
funniest caption in Advance’s competition.
- WIN A COLOUR MONITOR
Courtesy of Ferguson and CRASH, the first of three opportunities to win a Colour
Monitor, Spectrum Plus Two and Monitor Interface.
- WIN BAZOOKA BILL’S TROUSERS!
In fact, win the whole kit — a pair of combat trousers, Doc Martens and a
CRASH T-shirt, plus 40 copies of the game!
- A DAY AT THE SEASIDE
Arcades-a-go-go! Our intrepid gamesters travel to Blackpool to find out
what’s up on the dedicated action screens.
- SINCLAIR BOUNCES BACK
Simon Goodwin tries out Sinclair’s latest gadget, a portable office called the
- TAMARA KNIGHT
More punning adventures from the fast-food pen-chain of Mel Croucher
- TAYLOR MADE
Lee Paddon talks to ace Australian programmer Steve Taylor, while John
Minson explains how Mastertronic bought out Steve’s bosses — Melbourne House.
- MICRO TRIVIA
We discover there are prizes behind the Spectrum version of the game.
There’s nothing but blood, sweat, tears, toil and trouble ahead for
anyone who forgets to buy the next issue of CRASH, on sale from 30
And once again, it’s all change at CRASH Towers, as your new Editor,
Roger (Who?) Kean explains.
A brief look at the — well, news.
- FEAR AND LOATHING
With game release bunfights in short supply, the Gonzo Kid turns, in
desperation, to serious software for a drinkie.
- LLOYD MANGRAM’S FORUM
Letter of the Month gets a pay-rise, and a fall of snow keeps Lloyd out
of his garden.
- BREWSTER’S ADVENTURE TRAIL
At Four Minutes to Midnight, and with some Imagination, Derek staggers
out of the Red Lion with Growing Pains — and a Mole.
- PLAYING TIPS
As part of the changes, Lloyd Mangram regains his crown and takes over the
- PHILLIPA IRVING’S FRONTLINE
Philippa prepares to do battle with Germans and Japanese tourists (does this
make any sense?)
- TECH NICHE
Jon Bates takes a look at XRI’s Midi Database and what it means for your
synthesiser, and Simon catches up with more of his post.
- LLOYD MANGRAM’S HALL OF SLIME
More gore from the sludge of hi-scores.
- COMPETITION WINNERS
Mummy Minion’s favourite boy gets down to letting you know whether you won,
- CRASH COURSE
More cramming from the educational front with Rosetta McLeod.
- PBM MAILBOX
Brendan visits the second British PBM convention and reports on the game awards.
- LUNAR JETMAN
Loony looms largely, luminously and lucratively.
- CRASH READERS’ CHARTS
A glimpse of WORLD GAMES and NEMESIS among others