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Computer Gaming World

Index Computer Gaming World

Computer Gaming World (CGW) was an American computer game magazine published between 1981 and 2006. [1]

41 relations: Anaheim, California, Charles Ardai, Chris Crawford (game designer), CNET, Computing, Danielle Bunten Berry, Dungeon Lords, Electronic Games, Electronic Gaming Monthly, English language, Erik Wolpaw, Evangelicalism, Gamasutra, Games for Windows: The Official Magazine, IGN, Jeff Green (writer), Joel Billings, Mistmare, Old Man Murray, Optical character recognition, Origins Award, PAX (event), PC game, PC Gamer, PDF, Postal 2, Psalm 9, Scorpia (journalist), Softalk, Southern Baptist Convention, Steve Jackson Games, The New York Times, The Space Gamer, Tom Chick, United States, Video game, Video game console, Video game crash of 1983, Video game journalism, Ziff Davis, 1UP.com.

Anaheim, California

Anaheim (pronounced) is a city in Orange County, California, part of the Los Angeles metropolitan area.

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Charles Ardai

Charles Ardai (born 1969) is an American writer.

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Chris Crawford (game designer)

Christopher Crawford (born June 1, 1950) is a computer game designer and writer.

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CNET

CNET (stylized as c|net) is an American media website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics globally.

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Computing

Computing is any goal-oriented activity requiring, benefiting from, or creating computers.

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Danielle Bunten Berry

Danielle Bunten Berry (February 19, 1949 – July 3, 1998), born Daniel Paul Bunten, and also known as Dan Bunten, was an American game designer and programmer, known for the 1983 game M.U.L.E. (one of the first influential multiplayer games), and 1984's The Seven Cities of Gold.

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Dungeon Lords

Dungeon Lords is a real time fantasy role-playing video game developed by David W. Bradley of Heuristic Park, originally published by DreamCatcher Interactive and Typhoon Games, and released in 2005.

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Electronic Games

Electronic Games was the first dedicated video game magazine published in the United States and ran from October 15, 1981 to 1997 under different titles.

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Electronic Gaming Monthly

Electronic Gaming Monthly (often abbreviated to EGM) is a monthly American video game magazine.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Erik Wolpaw

Erik Wolpaw is an American video game writer.

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Evangelicalism

Evangelicalism, evangelical Christianity, or evangelical Protestantism, is a worldwide, crossdenominational movement within Protestant Christianity which maintains the belief that the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace through faith in Jesus Christ's atonement.

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Gamasutra

Gamasutra is a website founded in 1997 that focuses on all aspects of video game development.

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Games for Windows: The Official Magazine

Games for Windows: The Official Magazine was a monthly computer game magazine published by Ziff Davis Media, licensing the Games for Windows brand from Microsoft Corporation.

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IGN

IGN (formerly Imagine Games Network) is an American video game and entertainment media company operated by IGN Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Ziff Davis wholly owned by j2 Global.

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Jeff Green (writer)

Jeffrey Green (born October 12, 1961) is an American writer and video game journalist, and the last editor-in-chief of the now-defunct Games for Windows: The Official Magazine (formerly Computer Gaming World), which was published by Ziff Davis Media.

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Joel Billings

Joel Billings is an American video game designer.

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Mistmare

Mistmare is a 2003 action role-playing game from Arxel Tribe set in an alternate medieval Europe.

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Old Man Murray

Old Man Murray (aka OMM) is a UGO Networks computer game commentary and reviews site, known for its highly irreverent and satiric tone.

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Optical character recognition

Optical character recognition (also optical character reader, OCR) is the mechanical or electronic conversion of images of typed, handwritten or printed text into machine-encoded text, whether from a scanned document, a photo of a document, a scene-photo (for example the text on signs and billboards in a landscape photo) or from subtitle text superimposed on an image (for example from a television broadcast).

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Origins Award

The Origins Awards are American awards for outstanding work in the game industry.

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PAX (event)

PAX (originally known as Penny Arcade Expo) is an overall term used to refer to a series of gaming culture festivals that involve; tabletop gaming, arcade gaming, and video gaming.

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PC game

PC games, also known as computer games or personal computer games, are video games played on a personal computer rather than a dedicated video game console or arcade machine.

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PC Gamer

PC Gamer is a magazine founded in the United Kingdom in 1993 devoted to PC gaming and published monthly by Future plc.

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PDF

The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format developed in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.

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Postal 2

Postal 2 (stylized as POSTAL2) is a black comedy first-person shooter video game by Running With Scissors, and it is the sequel to the 1997 game Postal.

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Psalm 9

Psalm 9 is the 9th psalm of the Book of Psalms.

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Scorpia (journalist)

Scorpia is the pseudonym of a video game journalist who was active from the early 1980s through the late 1990s.

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Softalk

Softalk was an American magazine of the early 1980s that focused on the Apple II computer.

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Southern Baptist Convention

The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) is a Christian denomination based in the United States.

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Steve Jackson Games

Steve Jackson Games (SJGames) is a game company, founded in 1980 by Steve Jackson, that creates and publishes role-playing, board, and card games, and the gaming magazine Pyramid.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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The Space Gamer

The Space Gamer was a magazine dedicated to the subject of science fiction and fantasy board games and role-playing games.

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Tom Chick

Tom W. Chick (born August 14, 1966) is an American television and movie actor, and independent journalist.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Video game

A video game is an electronic game that involves interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor.

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Video game console

A video game console is an electronic, digital or computer device that outputs a video signal or visual image to display a video game that one or more people can play.

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Video game crash of 1983

The video game crash of 1983 (known as the Atari shock in Japan) was a large-scale recession in the video game industry that occurred from 1983 to 1985, primarily in North America, because of market saturation.

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Video game journalism

Video game journalism is a branch of journalism concerned with the reporting and discussion of video games.

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Ziff Davis

Ziff Davis, LLC is an American publisher and Internet company.

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1UP.com

1UP.com was an American entertainment website that focused on video games.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_Gaming_World

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