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Batman

There are three choices when you get the Batman licence, right? Platformer, beat-’em-up or driving game. Wrong. Meet Sunsoft’s secret fourth option…
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Night Trap

Nick talks about how Digital Pictures’ controversial trap-’em-up was groundbreaking, if not always fun…
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Tinkle Pit

Yes, that’s the real name – but don’t pass this game up just because of that…
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Deflektor

Vortex Software’s tricky puzzler bends both laser beams and your mind…
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Double Switch

Take Night Trap’s gameplay, add Corey Haim and Debbie Harry, et voilà – Double Switch.
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FUTURE CLASSIC

Portal

We explain why you’ll still be playing Valve’s mind-bending puzzle game in years to come.
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Stix

Darran loves Qix, so he was always going to fall hard for the BBC Micro clone.
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Mr. Driller

Steven Jackson explains why Mr Driller is a fantastic Dreamcast puzzle game.
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Quedex

A selection of mini-games that stood out on the Commodore 64.
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Jammin

Get ready to get your groove on with a look back at Taskset’s musical puzzle game.
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Lemmings

Lemmings was a phenomenon in the early Nineties, with ports produced for more or less every active format at the time after its 1991 Amiga debut
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Dinomaster Party

This Party game gives you the choice of 8 different Dinos to compete against each other in minigames spanning 4 worlds…

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Mrs Mopp

As a kid in the 80s, despite my pocket money depending on it, I don't remember ever wanting to do the house work…

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Pacmania

By 1987 Namco were thinking of new ways to milk the Pac Man franchise…

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Alien

With the release of Prometheus at the cinema- one of my all time favourite sci-fi franchises- it encouraged me to dig out and dust off some of my old Alien games (Alien 3 on the Mastersystem is awesome- but that’s a review for another day) including this pretty much unheard of 1982 tie-in of Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 movie Alien

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Wario’s Woods

The final game ever released for the NES, Wario's Woods, would see you playing as Toad trying to create a variety of block patterns which in turn would lead you to the next level and a harder puzzle to work out…

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The Lost Vikings

One of the few puzzle games I enjoyed in my early gaming years, The Lost Vikings took all that was great about a SNES platforming game and spliced it with a puzzler.
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Bumpy

The Spectrum wasn’t exactly renowned for puzzle games…

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Popils

Not to go all hipster on you, but you've probably never heard of Popils…

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Circus Atari

Breakout has received many a clone and many an update which can range from the incredibly dull 'Thru the Wall' on the ZX Spectrum Horizons user tape…

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3D3D

It's like 3D Monster Maze, but in proper 3D! That's to say, it's a maze inside a cube and you have to find your way out…

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Azzurro 8-Bit Jam

The latest MSX/ZX release from Spanish coders Relevo Videogames has already received it’s fair share of press coverage.
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Qix

You may never heard of this odd GameBoy Puzzle/ strategy game where you have to cover a certain bercentage of the board without being hit by the Qix, a collection of vector lines that expand and collapse swaying across the screen, and the Fuses which will follow the lines & try to kill you…

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Devil Dice

What takes your personal prize for best puzzle game ever?  I used to like Columns on Megadrive, Tetris and Dr…

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