RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

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RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by ely » Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:37 am

Got mine today, thanks for the 4, yes 4 Sonic Companion guides I also got!
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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by Crusty Starfish » Tue Jun 08, 2021 4:29 pm

4 copies of the booklet! Wow, is that trying to make up for the missing one from 2 months ago? :D

Not too bad an issue - plenty to keep an 8-bit/16-bit computer fan happy. Sonic was ok - can't say I was excited to see him on the cover although I have no problem with it as it's probably going to shift a few extra copies!

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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by RetroBob » Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:05 pm

ely wrote:
Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:37 am
Got mine today, thanks for the 4, yes 4 Sonic Companion guides I also got!
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It's the ultra RAAARE 4 booklet variant, get it on ebay!
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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by RichL » Wed Jun 09, 2021 1:48 am

L00K1!!!11 ULTRA RARE SONCI B00K - POSTED IN POSTBOX BY D.JONES H1MSELF FORE SAIL’

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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by Darran@Retro Gamer » Wed Jun 09, 2021 4:35 am

RichL wrote:
Wed Jun 09, 2021 1:48 am
L00K1!!!11 ULTRA RARE SONCI B00K - POSTED IN POSTBOX BY D.JONES H1MSELF FORE SAIL’
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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by psj3809 » Wed Jun 09, 2021 5:14 am

Good issue for me. Enjoyed the Nexus article, remember my mate had one of their games, amazing box for the game but the actual game was crap

Cant believe how old Sonic is, jesus time flies

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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by RichL » Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:00 am

Darran@Retro Gamer wrote:
Wed Jun 09, 2021 4:35 am
RichL wrote:
Wed Jun 09, 2021 1:48 am
L00K1!!!11 ULTRA RARE SONCI B00K - POSTED IN POSTBOX BY D.JONES H1MSELF FORE SAIL’
Are you following me on eBay!
Haha, I wouldn’t like to say… :lol:

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Post by merman » Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:12 pm

Great issue, and the Sonic booklet was really good too.
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Re: RG221 - 30 Years of Sonic

Post by Whazeboo » Thu Jun 10, 2021 10:10 am

Great issue about old 8-bit games I totally forgot about: Oink! They Stole A Million! The highlight of the month for me is the Pico 8 article. Nice this fantasy console gets some coverage. I still try to create something a game or even a demo with it but once you have mastered the sprites, sounds and how to reference them, there is a steep learning curve to get everything up and running. Well, at least I enjoy the endless library of Pico 8 games.

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Post by Antiriad2097 » Thu Jun 10, 2021 11:21 am

WRT the Pico 8, I've not read the feature, but I played a great WIP of R-Type for it this week, the first two levels are in.
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