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Retrogamer0001
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Re: Who Here Remembers Play Magazine?

by Retrogamer0001 Wed May 14, 2014 1:20 pm

Is there an equivalent magazine out there today? I know the internet has murdered most physical magazines, but I would love to find a new "underground" gaming magazine to subscribe to.
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Re: Who Here Remembers Play Magazine?

by Cronozilla Wed May 14, 2014 5:56 pm

After Play ended they restarted GameFan, but that's released about 8 issues over a five year peropd. It's a very "whenever it's done" schedule. I've only ever seen them at Barnes and Noble and it's so inconsistent.

Their opinions are also "okay?" but the magazine design, layout, etc is astonishing.
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Re: Who Here Remembers Play Magazine?

by sayewonn Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:35 pm

The last year or two of Play magazine is the closest we ever got to a Gamefan reunion as a good portion of their staff worked on that magazine previously. I really do miss it and gaming periodicals in general. Shame there's no scans of it online.
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