FEATURES

SPORT-SCENE

Chris Passey togs up for a sports program round-up

WINNERS MAPS

The winners of the Underwurlde, Knight Lore and Avalon maps revealed

THE BOYS FROM BUZBY

A profile of British Telecom’s successful Firebird software house

MINED-OUT & CONFUSED

Ian Andrew talks to CRASH about his career and his company INCENTIVE

SINCLAIR STORY

Part Two — into low cost computers

ON THE COVER

This month takes a look at the work of Godfrey Dowson and talks to the artist responsible for Level 9’s covers

DIY

STARION!

A chance to win the new Melbourne House smash

PLAYING TIPS COMP!!

Win Robin Candy’s T-shirt! Well, some CRASH ones, actually, plus £100 worth of software

BUBBLE BUS PART TWO!!

We continue into the Wizard’s Lair

DESIGN A CUSTOM JOYSTICK

That’s what VULCAN want you to do

GET CONFUZED

Win an Incentive Confuzion shirt!

GET MARAUDING!

With Erik the Viking, and a competition about North Sea raiders

WIN A CRASH SMASH!

from Imagine — World Series Baseball!

BECOME A GAMES DESIGNER

With System 3, the people who gave you Death Star Interceptor

LEONARDO — REINCARNATED!

Join us again for another go at the new Creative Sparks utility

REGULARS

EDITORIAL

Software — is it getting harder to find?

MERELY MANGRAM

Lloyd sums up and peers ahead at software too new to review

TECH NICHE

The CRASH hard corner looks to ‘Avoider’ a new robotoy; Light Magic from New Gen; and rounds up music software

NEWS INPUT

A brief round-up for the month

ADVENTURES OF JETMAN

It simply gets worser and worser...

ROBIN CANDY’S PLAYING TIPS

Several Pokes in the eye as well as maps of Underwurlde, Sabrewulf, Bruce Lee & Everyone’s a Wally

CRASH HOTLINE AND ADVENTURE CHART

The top 30 games voted by readers

HALL OF SLIME

Lloyd wades in his wellingtons through the goo

CRASH FORUM

Your letters about this, that and the other

CRASH COURSE

Rosetta McLeod examines some more educational software

ADVENTURE TRAIL

Derek looks at Emerald Isle and some newies from Games Workshop

SIGNPOST

Adventure help, hints and tips

FRONTLINE

Angus Ryall flings a few more grenades about

The next issue of CRASH will be on sale from 30th May. Don’t miss it!

  • Editor Roger Kean
  • Assistant Editor Graeme Kidd
  • Technical Editor Franco Frey
  • Art Editor Oliver Frey
  • Production Designer David Western
  • Software Editor Jeremy Spencer
  • Adventure Editor Derek Brewster
  • Strategy Reviewer Angus Ryall
  • Staff Writer Lloyd Mangram
  • Contributing Writers Matthew Uffindell, Chris Passey, Robin Candy, Ben Stone
  • Client Liaison John Edwards
  • Subscription Manager Denise Roberts
  • Cover by Oliver Frey

REVIEWS

See all reviews for this issue at zxspectrumreviews.co.uk

  • Air Defence CCS
  • Alpha-Beth A&F Software
  • Bruce Lee US Gold
  • Bugeyes Icon
  • Car Cure Simtron
  • Castles & Clowns Macmillan
  • Chaos Games Workshop
  • Composer Contrast
  • Confuzion Interactive
  • Dragontorc Hewson
  • Emerald Isle Level 9
  • Fantastic Voyage Quicksilva
  • Flight Path Anirog
  • Grand National Elite
  • Leeper Software Projects
  • Light Magic New Generation
  • Mighty Magus Quicksilva
  • Music Maker Bellflower
  • Musicmaster Sinclair
  • Music Typewriter Romantic Robot
  • NATO Alert CCS
  • Pete ’n’ Barry Impact
  • Play, Type & Transpose Hilton
  • Serpent from Hell Scorpio Gamesworld
  • Snaffle Longman
  • Spectune Xorsoft
  • Spy Hunter US Gold
  • Star Gazer Eclipse
  • Starion Melbourne House
  • Superchess 3.5 CP Software
  • System 15000 AVS
  • Talisman Games Workshop
  • Thermo Nuclear War Zircon Software
  • Timezone Atlantis
  • World Series Baseball Imagine