1, issue 38:
May 10 - 14, 1999
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.
an opinion...voice it! Drop a line to our Feedback
column...you could end up with a free T-Shirt!
we're all off to E3 this week...but check out some of our favorite articles
from the loonygames archives!
Obscura: Josh Vasquez's favorite edition of Pixel Obscura
is from our seventh issue, and is the one where he played Blasto.
Happy: Nick F's favorite column was Hardware Wars,
the piece where he made his predictions for the next round of console
wars. And you know what? Lots of them were right.
real be fun? Rich Wyckoff questions all the realism that's creeping
into games. From our 22nd issue.
Rick Grossenbacher's favorite column is actually this cover
story he did about using Photoshop and Illustrator together.
Community is it, Anyway?:
There have been tons of classic Guest Editorials, but my
personal favorite may have to be this one by Stephen "Blue"
Heaslip, if only because it's so rare that he'll ever speak out
Toys: loonyboi finally gets the computer
of his dreams. From Issue 14.
Top Shelf: Rowan Crawford's exaustive review of Half-Life.
From Issue 16..
Bargain Bin: Deer Hunter II. The sequel that's
actually worse than the original. From our 15th issue.
Arcade: The kids' favorite strips? This
one, about waiting for Sin levels to load, and this
one, the Requiem demo strip. Jason "loonyboi"
Bergman's favorite one is this
E3 one from several months ago, that's just too funny to not
post here. :)