Wednesday 31 March 2010

In Russia, Magazine Reads You!


Some articles that saw print in GameLand, Russia's premier gaming magazine*.

A review of Downfall! (07/2009)

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A review of The Blackwell Convergence! (09/2009)

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An interview with Dave Gilbert! (10/2009)


A review of Time Gentlemen, Please! (10/2009)


Many thanks to Ascovel and Crimson Wizard!


*it's the only one I know of!

Friday 19 March 2010

And like that...he was back!

Magagazines! Zagamanines! Magazines!

I've been meaning to get some of these up for far too long. But mean no more!

From the pages of PC Gamer (UK) and PC Zone (UK), I present...

A two-page feature on the Reality-on-the-Norm series (PC Gamer 02/2009)!

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An appearance by Dave Gilbert (PC Gamer 03/2009)!


A feature on the winning games from last years AGS Awards (PC Gamer 05/2009)!


A review of The Life of D.Duck II (PC Zone ??/2009)!


A review of Quest for Glory II: Trail by Fire (PC Zone ??/2009)!


A review of The Marionette (PC Zone 02/2010)!


A review of The McCarthy Chronicles (PC Zone 04/2010)!


And that's your lot. Hooray!

Friday 2 January 2009

Back 2...Back Harder!

Greetings! Please find attached...

A four page article by Ben There, Dan That! creator Dan Marshall, with added Lemmy and Captain Binky, that appeared in PC Zone (UK Edition Nov 2008):

Warning: Large files!

UPDATE: Sorry, but the server these files were on went boom. I'll try to get them back up. Eventually.

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A collection of AGS games featured in PC Gamer (UK Edition Dec 2008):

"Best Indie Adventures"

A review of Damsel from PC Zone (UK Edition n/a 2008):


A review of How Many... from PC Zone (UK Edition n/a 2008):

"How Many..."

An appearance by The Infinity String in PC Gamer (UK Edition Dec 2008):

"The Infinity String"

An appearance by Spooks and Nanobots creator The Ivy in PC Gamer (UK Edition Jan 2009):

"Hi, I'm a Game Developer"

And finally, all the AGS games that appeared in PC Gamer's "A Year of Free Games" feature (UK Edition Jul 2008):

"A Year of Free Games"


Wednesday 30 July 2008


Hello! Haven't been here in a while! To celebrate my return, please find enclosed...

PC Zone's (UK) recent "The Thrifty Fifty" feature, highlighting some of the best freeware game available, contained FOUR (4!) AGS games. Click here to see them.

PC Zone (UK) also ran a full page feature about AGS! Feast your peepers here!

Meanwhile, PC Format (UK) reviewed Diamonds in the Rough (as!).

They also reviewed Charlie Foxtrot and the Galaxy of!

Their feature "A Year of Free Games" also contained a number of AGS titles:

What Linus Bruckman Sees When His Eyes are Closed
A Tale of Two Kingdoms
Apprentice II
Reactor 09
Nelly Cootalot: Spoonbeaks Ahoy!
Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth
6 Day Assassin
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator
Duty and Beyond
Earwig is Angry
5 Days a Stranger
6 Days a Sacrifice
7 Days a Skeptic
Trilby's Notes
Trilby: The Art of Theft


Friday 19 October 2007

A tick, ATOTK!

PC Zone (UK) magazine (Nov'07) has a full page feature about A Tale of Two Kingdoms!

Scan to follow...

UPDATE: And here it is!

Thursday 4 October 2007

Dafoe*4, now with added Shivah!

Dave Gilbert's The Shivah, and all four of Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw's AGS "John Dafoe" games (5 Days, 7 Days, Trilby's Notes, 6 Days) feature in PC Gamer (UK) magazine (Nov' 07).

Friday 17 August 2007

Well Sacrificed!

Again, both 6 Days a Sacrifice and The Blackwell Legacy feature in PC Format's (09/07) "Recommended" games section, with a small screenshot and positive blurb for each.

See earlier post for details.