• The ACE Tea ADVANCED COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT Future Publishing A Queen Street BATH BA1 1EJ « 0225 4460 446019 Telecom Gold84: TXT152 Prestel/Micronet 045 874 011 Co-edilors Peter Connor Steve Cooke Reviews Editor Andy Wilton Production Editor Rod Lawton Stafl Writer Andy Smith Art Editor Trevor Gilham Art Team Angela Neal Sally Meddings Publisher Chns Anderson COVER PHOTOGRAPHY Stuan Baynes Photography Bath » 0225 66343 • SUBSCRIP- TIONS & SPECIAL OFFERS Christine Stacey The Old Barn. Ekisloi BS4 0QL • DISTRIBUTION SM Distribution 1618 Trinity Gardens. rr— - r - — ^ FEATURING EXCLUSIVE DIGITIZED VIDEO ACTION. Then take the challenge of the only strategy simulation good enough to be sanctioned by the World Wrestling Federation? See the real WF Superstars perform the movesyou want. In an attempt lo get some more meaningful idea of the ST versus Amiga battle, we've can- vassed opinion where it counts - in the UK's computer shops At street level.
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