1, issue 28:
March 8 - 12, 1999
This issue of loonygames
is respectfully dedicated to the living memory of Stanley Kubrick.
New!! The Archives have been cleaned up, fead links fixed, and printable versions restored! Also, don't miss the new comments on the front page!
With The Sims:
theAntiELVIS explores the wild and wacky world that is Will Wright's The Sims,
asking the inevitable quesiton, "is The Sims the first step toward a virtual
life where everyone is Swedish?"
Vasquez on Omikron: The Nomad Soul.
out our newest comic strip, Real Life! Updated daily!
Stylin' loonygames t-shirts from Berda Compugrafix!
Hey, dig the artwork on loonygames? We're selling some
of the original art.
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column...you could end up with a free T-Shirt!
Adventures in ASCII
a look at the weird world of Roguelikes, the games that have
inspired countless RPGs, including Diablo.
Obscura: Josh Vasquez is in the middle of midterms this week,
so enjoy this archived edition where he looks at Ridge Racer
Happy: Nick F. discusses the age old problem of PAL vs. NTSC.
They Do That?: Bungie into the 5th dimension! Your questions
get answered by Bungie Software's Doug Zartman, and 3D Realms' Chris
Hargrove. Whee! (3/11)
MailBag: You people are nuts. Nuts, you hear me? (3/12)
Outside the Box:
Paul Steed's back with a brand new tutorial, featuring the
Doom guy! Don't know who that is? Well, then that's just
your problem, isn't it. (3/9)
on the Cob: Chris Hargrove's incredibly busy this
week, so here's an archived edition where Chris explains programming
It's Chris Buecheler's last edition of this column...drop
by as he passes the torch to Rick Grossenbacher. (3/3)
the Curtain: Who's gonna pay for all this? What it's
really like to deal with publishers.
Smart : The definitive history of Battlecruiser
3000 AD. (3/4)
Loeb: Get your groove on with the guy behind Next-Generation
Online. Coolsville, daddy-o. (3/12)
Toys: loonyboi checks out the Microsoft
Sidewinder Force Feedback Pro. Joltin! (3/11)
Top Shelf: Jason "loonyboi" Bergman checks out
Blood 2, bugs, gibs, guts, and all.
Bargain Bin: Sure, it's incredibly complicated...but
is Battlecruiser 3000 AD actually worth playing?
Friendly : Illiad's kick butt comic strip has landed
at loonygames! Updated every day! (DAILY)
Arcade: The kids are going to E3. And there ain't
no-thang standing in their way. (3/12)