List of video game magazines

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This is a list of video game magazines. If the print edition of a magazine brand is discontinued, the magazine is listed as defunct.

NameFoundedDefunctCountryPublisherTopicsExternal Link
ACE19871992United KingdomFuture PublishingAtari ST, Amiga, C64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, and newly released machinesN/A
Amiga Action19891996United KingdomEuropressAmiga games magazine which merged with Amiga Computing in 1996.N/A
Amiga Active19992001United KingdomPinprint PublishingAmiga magazine with CU Amiga staff.N/A
Amiga Computing19881997United KingdomEuropressAmiga hardware magazine with a games section called Gamer. When Amiga Action was incorporated it became the games section.N/A
Amiga Force19921994United KingdomEuropress ImpactAmiga games magazineN/A
Amiga Format19892000United KingdomFuture PublishingAmiga magazine with hardware focus.N/A
Amiga Power19911996United KingdomFuture PublishingAmiga games magazineN/A
Amiga Survivor??United KingdomCrystal SoftwareAmiga magazine which started life as a fanzine called The Domain.N/A
Amiga User International19881997EuropeAUI LimitedAmiga magazine later published by AUI Limited.N/A
Amtix!19851987United KingdomNewsfield Publications Ltd.Amstrad CPC games magazine; merged with Computing With The Amstrad.N/A
Atari Age19821984United States?Atari related topicsN/A
Atari User19851988United KingdomDatabase Publications Ltd.(later known as Europress)Atari, Atari ST when released; its spin-off was Atari ST UserN/A
Atari ST User19871994United KingdomDatabase Publications Ltd.(later known as Europress)Atari ST magazine with hardware focus; merged with ST ActionN/A
Bazinama2002Iran?Iranian video game magazine
Bazy Rayaneh2002Iran?Iranian video game magazine
BGamer1998PortugalGoody, SAGeneral video gaming, Hardware
BioGamer Girl Magazine2010United States?Horror, Gaming, Females
Commodore Force19931994United KingdomEuropress ImpactCommodore 64 games; originally named Zzap!64?
Commodore User19831998United KingdomEMAPCommodore, Vic 20 (at first); renamed CU Amiga in 1990 to concentrate on Commodore Amiga machine.
Computer and Video Games19812004United KingdomFuture PublishingHome computing, arcade games, video games.
Computer Gaming World19812006United StatesZiff DavisPC game topics, occasional console game topicsN/A
Computing With The Amstrad19851988United Kingdom, AustraliaDatabase PublicationsComputing With The Amstrad or CWTA was renamed CPC Computing then merged into Amstrad Computer User. An Australian version ran from 1986-87. It also incorporated Amtix!N/A
CRASH19831992United KingdomNewsfield & EuropressSinclair Spectrum
Donya ye Bazi2005Iran?First Official Iranian Game Magazine
Dragon User19821989United KingdomSunshine PublicationsDragon 32/64 computers?
EDGE1993United Kingdom?Console, Pc, Arcade, Mobile games
eGaming Review?United Kingdom?UK-based; focuses on online gambling business and regulation?
Electronic Games19811994United States??N/A
Electronic Gaming Monthly1989United States??
EGM²19941999United States???
Electronic Fun with Computers & Games19821984United StatesFun & Games Publishing, computer and arcade gamesN/A
Expert Gamer19982001United States?The bulk of XG's content was video game strategy guides and cheat codes. There were no reviews and only occasional light-hearted features.?
FUN! Online Games Magazine2009United States?Children's online games?
Gamemunition2010Pakistan?We Speak Games
GamePro19892011United States?General video gaming
Giochi per il mio computer1997Italy?Italian video game magazine?
Game Developer (magazine)19942013United States?The premier magazine for working (and aspiring) video game creators
Games for Windows: The Official Magazine20062008United States???
Game Informer1991United States??
GameStar1997Germany?PC games
GameNOW20012004United States??
gamesTM2002United Kingdom?UK-based computer and video games magazine?
Hoog Spel19902000The Netherlands?Dutch gaming magazine?
LeveL1997Turkey?PC, PS3, XBOX360, Wii, PSP, Nintendo DS
meeveo2013Germany?News and information about Games and Hardware
Micro Adventurer19831985United KingdomSunshine PublicationsAdventure games focused magazine for all formats, including Spectrum, Vic 20, BBC, Dragon, Apple, C64
NGamer20062012United Kingdom?British magazine mainly covering Nintendo productsN/A
Newbez2013United States?American Magazine Covering the Gamer's Voice Gaming productsN/A
Nintendo Force2013United StatesMagCloud/NF Publishing LLCSpiritual successor to Nintendo Power
Nintendo La Rivista Ufficiale2002Italy?Italian Nintendo related topics?
Nintendo Magazine System (Australia)19932000AustraliaCatalyst PublishingAustralian Nintendo related topicsN/A
Nintendo Power19882012United States??
Official Dreamcast Magazine (UK)19992001United Kingdom?UK Dreamcast related topics?
Official Dreamcast Magazine (US)19992001United States?US Dreamcast related topics?
Official Nintendo Magazine2006United Kingdom, AustraliaFuture PublishingUK, Australia Nintendo related topics
Official PlayStation Magazine (Australia)2007Australia?Australian PlayStation related topics?
Official UK PlayStation Magazine19952004United Kingdom?UK PlayStation related topics?
Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine19972007United States?US PlayStation related topics?
Official Xbox Magazine2001United States?Xbox related topics
Oyungezer2007Turkey?PC, PS3, XBOX360, Wii, PSP, Nintendo DS
Page 619821998United Kingdom?The Atari 8-bit range and Atari ST
PC Gamer1993United Kingdom
United States
Future PublishingPC games
PC Games1992Germany?PC games
PC Accelerator2000United States?PC GamesN/A
PC Mania19982009Bulgaria?PC games
Pelit1992Finland?The oldest and most popular videogame magazine of Finland.
Play19942013People's Republic of ChinaScience Popularization Publication
PlayStation Magazine Ufficiale2002Italy?Italian PlayStation related topics
PlayStation Official Magazine (UK)2006United Kingdom?UK PlayStation related topics?
PlayStation: The Official Magazine19972012United States?PlayStation related topics
Planet PC19992001United Kingdom?PC games?
Popsoft1995People's Republic of China?PC games and software
Power Unlimited1993The Netherlands?Dutch gaming magazine
PSM320002012United KingdomFuture PublishingSony video game consoles and PlayStation games?
PNM (Pure Nintendo)2011United StatesMagCloud/Pure Media LLCAll things Nintendo related
Retro2013United StatesGameGavel LLCRetro and retro-inspired games and topics
Retro Gamer2004United KingdomImagine PublishingRetro games from multiple platforms, often via an Emulator
ST/Amiga Format19881989United KingdomFuture PublishingAmiga and Atari ST magazine with hardware focus. Split into ST Format and Amiga Format in 1989.
ST Format19891996United KingdomFuture PublishingAtari ST magazine with hardware focus.
Sega Force19921993United KingdomEuropress ImpactSega games magazine?
Sega Power19891997United Kingdom??N/A
Sega Saturn Magazine19941998United Kingdom???
Sinclair User19821993United Kingdom?Sinclair Spectrum
SKOAR!2003IndiaJasubhai Digital Media Pvt. Ltd.An Indian game magazine
Videogaming Illustrated19821983United StatesIon International, Inc.Video gamesN/A
Xbox Magazine Ufficiale?Italy?Italian Xbox related topics?
Xbox World20032012United KingdomFuture PublishingXbox video game consoles and Xbox games?
Your Sinclair19861993United KingdomFuture PublishingSinclair Spectrum
Your Spectrum19841985United KingdomSportscene Specialist PressSinclair Spectrum
Zzap!6419851992United KingdomFuture PublishingCommodore 64 games; renamed Commodore Force in 1992?

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