English Amiga Board

Go Back   English Amiga Board > News

Thread Tools
Old 18 October 2005, 23:03   #1
Retro GhostGS
Posts: n/a
New Downloadable Retro Mag- GS-R

Myself and small team over at Gamestyle.com have been working on a Cyber Punk themed Retro magazine and it now finsihed. It features pieces on Flashback, Chaos Engine and BASS among other retro titles across differant systems. Being such decent games in the Amiga scene I thought some of you may be interested in it.

The direct link to the download (6.6 meg) is


The link to the website is


then scroll down and click on the banner of GS Retro to download

I would really appreciate any feedback any of you could give on the content and design of the magazine. So feel free to post what you think of it.

I hope you enjoy reading it (best results in 100 percent magnification)

Old 19 October 2005, 04:26   #2
Ya' like it Retr0?
Zetr0's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 43
Posts: 9,768
I have to admit it is pretty damn professional!!!!!

Well put together with balanced statements and comments, I like the crossing over for multiple platforms for one genere, (i noticed you didn`t revise BloodNet (amiga) any specific reason?) if not sure check out HOL, its one of my favourite CP based games.

As an avid CP fan (i have the CP RPG 2020 and Shadow Run and Dark Future *bad game though but can be fun with beer and loaded dice lol* )

But all in an impressive piece of work, from art work to arrangement, from content to cover i would say a High 97% Gold star rating (not that my rating means much other than i have printed it out to show some of my CP loving chums )

I would say your work (and that of your team) have most certainly achieved what best to be describe as a most AWESOME PRIMER for the Cyber-Punk verse.

I have to admit i look forward to another installment, will there be one? bi weekly ? monthly? will you be looking excplicitly at games ( computer ) or are you including films / TV and other entertainment are you looking at possibly interviews with designers and game engineers (perhaps RPG as well as computer games ???).

I believe you and your team could be onto somthing quite big since there has been little in the journalism or even reviewing upon this subject for what seems and age.

Best of luck Garth and to those there at GS RETRO keep up that quality its awsome!

Zetr0 is offline  
Old 19 October 2005, 23:37   #3
Retro GhostGS
Posts: n/a
Thanks its good to hear a few people are likeing this, though i ahve to admit our downlaods are quite low, so if anyone wants to spread the word please do. The next issue is being thought about now. But time is always a problem, especially for my design team so i don't know when it will be out. Certaing ames we just couldn't get in for one reason or anther and a few thigns ahd to be dropped, though a revisit of the cyber punk genre is in my thoughts in future, so hopefully i can tie up some lose ends.

Any other thoughts from people? if there is anything people don't like feel free to say, it is all a learning experiance. Though of course we prefer the love.


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Downloadable ADF archive? Kenan support.Games 3 13 May 2013 10:15
Downloadable Amiga Magazines. matthew request.Other 25 14 February 2007 19:48
UK members: Anyone seen a big fat mag called Retro? ElectroBlaster Amiga scene 11 06 October 2005 22:12
New retro mag Marlon Retrogaming General Discussion 25 23 January 2004 20:09
Downloadable IPFs killergorilla project.SPS (was CAPS) 15 27 August 2003 15:59

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 20:46.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.05969 seconds with 12 queries