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Commercial Amiga Magazines

This page contains basic information on 50+ Amiga magazines. However, it is incomplete in many aspects. If you can complete any of the gaping holes in my knowledge of the subject please email me.

Title Publisher Country Released First Issue Last Issue No. of Issues CD/Disk Coverage (game/technical)
100% Amiga CD magazine 100% Amiga UK ? Alive - CD-only Both
Access Amiga ? USA? ? ? ? ? Both?
AC's Guide for the Commodore Amiga PimPub USA 1990? ? ? ? ?
AC's Tech for the Commodore Amiga PimPub USA 1989? 1994? ? - Tech
Ahoy Amiga Ahoy? USA ? ? ? ? ?
Amazing Computing/
Amiga
? USA 1985/6 1999 ? ? Both
Amiga Action Europress & IDG UK 1989 Dec 1996 89 Disk Game
Amiga Active PinPrint UK October 1999 November 2001 26 CD Both
Amiga Advis ? Denmark Aug. 1995 - Alive? - Both
Amiga Agora Tu Amiga Ordinators Spain 1995 Dec 1996 7 ? Both
Amiga Animation ? ? ? ? ? Disk Tech
Amiga Annual Australian Commodore and Amiga Review Australia 1989? 1993? 5? None Both
Amiga Bladet T & T Media Denmark ? 1996/7? ? ? Both
Amiga Buyer's Guide Maxwell Consumer Magazines UK Winter 1991 ? 1? - Both
Amiga Byte ? Italy June 1988 ? ? ? Both?
AmigaByte ? Italy 1998 1998 1 None? Both?
Amiga CD32 Future Publishing UK 1993 1994 2 CD Game
Amiga CD32 Gamer Paragon Publishing UK May 1994? Mar '96 21 CD Game
Amiga CD32 Special Paragon Publishing UK Dec. 1994 1995 3 CD Game
Amiga Computer Studio ? Poland ? ? ? CD Both
Amiga Computing Europress & IDG UK Jan. 1988 Oct '97 117 Disk/CD Both
Amiga Computing US Edition  IDG USA 1995 Oct '97 ? Disk Both
Amiga Concept

D. P. G.?

France August 1993 June 95 22? Disk? Both?
Amiga Dergisi ? Turkey ? ? ? ? Both, mostly games
Amiga Domaine Public ? France 15/09/92 1993? ? None? ?
Amiga Down Under ? New Zealand/ Australia  1992 May 1994 ? ? Both?
Amiga Dos ? Germany Jan. 1990 April. 1992 ? ? Both
Amiga Dream Posse Press France November 1993 1995? (became Dream multi-format mag) ? Disk/CD? Both?
Amiga Dünyasý Teleteknik or Biyat? Turkey ? ? ? None Both
Amiga Energy ? UK October 1998 ? 4+ None Both?
Amiga Explorer ? USA? ? ? ? ? Both?
Amiga Fever Amiga Fever Germany Nov. 1998 April 1999 -incorporated into AmigaOS 6 None Both, mainly games.
Amiga Force (Europress) Impact Magazines UK Autumn/Winter 1992 Apr '94? 16 None Game
Amiga Format Future Publishing UK Aug. 1989 May 2000 136 Disk/CD Both
Amiga Format Special/Annual Future Publishing  UK 1991? Dec '94 11 None Both
Amiga Fun ? Germany 1991 ? ? Disk Game?
Amiga Fun MC Publications UK November 1990 January 1992 12 Disk Game
Amiga Future APC&TCP Germany 1998 - 37+ CD-ROM Games, but switched to both
AmiGadget Jay Gross USA ? ? ? Disk ?
Amiga Gamer ? UK ? Aug '97 0 ? Game
Amiga Games CT - Computec Verlag Germany 1992 Sep. 1997 - incorporated in Amiga Magazin ? Disk Game
Amiga Game Zone ? USA 1994 1996 3 Disk? Game
Amiga Hardware Amiga Magazin Germany 1992? 1992? 1 None Tech
Amiga Info Info Technologies S.L. Spain 1994? May 1997 22 ? Both
Amiga Info, became AI/Echo ? Sweden March 1996 March 1999 19 Disk Both
Amiga Informer ? USA April/May 1996 1999 (Incorporated into Amazing Computing) ? ? ?
Amiga.it CD magazine ? Italy November 1999 ? ? CD Both
Amiga Japan Commodore Fan Club Japan 1986 ? ? - Both
Amiga Joker Joker Verlag Germany Nov. 1989 Nov. 1996 84? Disk Games, but switched to both.
Amiga Jumpdisk ? USA 1987/88? May 1992? 13? Disk Both
Amiga Magazin WEKA Germany 1986 - - Disk/CD Both
Amiga Magazin Hardware Markt&Technik Germany ? ? ? None Annual hardware guide
Amiga Magazin Sonderheft Markt&Technik Germany ? ? ? ? Specific theme
Amiga Magazin Spiele Markt&Technik Germany 1992? ? ? Disk Games
Amiga Magazin Sonderheft Amiga Magazin Germany 198x ? ? ? Specific Theme
Amiga Magazine ? Belguin 1988 ? ? ? ?
Amiga Magazine ? Netherlands April 1989 June 1997 ? ? ?
Amiga Magazyn ? Poland ? ? ? ? ?
Amiga Mania MC Publications UK March 1992 Nov/Dec 1992 8 Disk Games
Amiga Maniac ? ? ? ? ? ? Games?
Amiga Mart ? UK ? ? ? - Both?
Amiga Master ? Slovenkia ? ? ? ? ?
Amiga News / A-News ? France April 1988 September 1998 ? ? Both
Amiga News ? Australasia Australia/Asia ? ? ? ? ?
AMIGAonly ? Hungary ? ? ? ? ?
Amiga.org Magazine Amiga.org Worldwide September 2003 September 2003 1 None Both
AmigaOS Falke Verlag Germany 12/98-01/99 Jan. 2000 (merged with Amiga Plus) 12 CD? Both
Amiga Play Markt&Technik Germany 1992? ? ? Disk Game
Amiga Play Extra Markt&Technik Germany 1992 ? ? Disk Game
AMIGAplus Falke-Verlag Germany 11/1991 Still Published
127+ Disk/CD Serious magazine with limited games coverage
Amiga Plus CD-ROM Falke-Verlag Germany 2000 Feb. 2001
? CD CD contents
Amiga plus Antic  USA 198x 1991 ? Disk Both
Amiga Plus Sonderheft ICP Verlag Germany ? ? 10 CD Specific Theme
Amiga Posten ? Norway ? ? ? ? ?
aMiGa=PoWeR AFLE France October 1998 Still Published
- None Both
Amiga Power ? Germany 1989 ? ? ? Both
Amiga Power Future UK 1991 Sept '96 65 Disk/CD Game
Amiga Pro and 32 Aceville Publications Limited UK September 1994 Early '95 ? None Both
Amiga Produckte ? German 1994? ? ? None Both
Amiga Public Domain Amiga Magazin Germany 1992 ? 1? ? Game & Serious PD
Amiga Praxis ? Germany ? ? ? ? ?
Amiga Review (formerly Atlantida News) Atlantida Publishing Czech Republic Sept 1995? September/October 2000?
57 Disk/CD Both
Amiga Review ? UK ? Aug '97? 4+ Disk Both
Amiga Revue Micro Application France ? 1995 ? ? ?
Amiga Scene Amiga Scene Holland and Belgium ? - - None? Both?
Amiga Sentry ? USA July 1987? ? 24? None? Both?
Amiga Shopper ? UK 1991 Dec '96 71 Disk Tech
Amiga Special Media Verlagsgesellschaft Germany/Austria 1988/89 1999 ? Disk/CD Both
Amiga Spiele Disc Martkt & Technik Germany 1992 ? ? Disk Game?
Amiga Survivor CS&E England 1998 2001? ? None Both
Amiga.Topcool   Austria
July 2000 - - CD? Both
Amiga: The Buyer's Guide Redgate Publishing USA 1986 ? ? None Both
Amiga User Ahoy! USA ? ? ? ? Both
Amiga User International AUI Limited & others UK 1986 May '97 ? Disk/CD Both
Amiga Villag Amiga Villag Hungary January 1999 - - CD Both
Amiga Wave Presse Alliance France June 1995 December 1995 ? None? Both
Amiga Welt (Amiga World Germany) IDG Germany 1987? 1990 ? None Both
Amiga Wereld IDG? Netherlands Oct 1989 1990 5? None Both
Amiga World IDG? USA 1985 Apr '95 ? None Both
Amiga World Spain IDG Spain 1989 Sept. 1994 57 None Reprint of US content, with original contentin later issues.
Amiga World Special Issue IDG? USA ? ? ? None Both?
Amiga World Tech Journal ? USA ? ? ? None Tech
Amigo Times ? Canada 1988 ? ? Disk Both
Ami Projects ? USA ? ? ? None Tech
Australian Amiga Gazzete ? Australia Dec. 1996 ? ? None Both
Australian Commodore and Amiga Review Saturday Magazine Pty Ltd / Storm Front Studios Australia 1983 (originally Australian Commodore Review) January 1996 ? ? Both?
AX & Graf/X Clyde Wallace USA ? ? ? Disk Tech
BitPlane BitPlane Italy October 2001 - - CD Both
Boing Attack French Amiga User Group France 1999? ? ? None Both
CAV Report Newsletter ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
CU Amiga Magazine EMAP UK 1981 Oct. 1998 ? CD/Disk Both
CD32 Magazine Future UK 1993 1994 2 CD Game
Commodore Amiga ? Turkey ? ? ? None Both, mostly games
Commodore Amiga Revue Micro Applications France June 1989 Renamed Amiga Revue ? None Both, primarily tech
Commodore Amiga World IDG Spain ? ? ? None Both 
(Spanish version of Amiga World?)
Commodore and Amiga magazine ? USA ? ? ? None Both?
Commodore Business and Amiga User ? UK ? Became AUI ? ? Both
Commodore Magazine ? USA ? 1990? ? None Both
Compute's Amiga Resource ? USA 1989 Absorbed into Compute! ? Disk Both?
Deluxe News Electronic Arts USA December, 1986 April, 1988? 3? None 13 page mag covering DPaint, games, Music construction kit
Diversity Newsletter ? ? ? ? ? None ?
DUP Newsletter ? ? ? ? ? None ?
EM ? UK ? ? ? ? Tech
EnigmA ? USA ? ? 1 None Both?
Enigma Amiga Run/Amiga Life MicroComputer Group Italy/Spain 1987 - 120+ CD Game, but changed to cover both
EXEC EXEC Poland 2000 - - CD Both
FLAK newsletter ? USA? ? ? ? None ?
GAK FLAK Newsletter ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Grafix ? USA Feb. 1990 ? ? Disk Tech
.info INFO Publications, Inc USA Fall 1983 (originally INFO-64) April 1992 49 None Both
Just Amiga Monthly (JAM) Jeff Walker UK Sept 1990 Dec. 1995 (incorporated into EM) 58 None Tech
Kickstart ? Germany June 1987 Jan. 1993- incorporated in Amiga Plus ? None Tech
Lightwave Pro ? USA ? Oct '96 ? ? Tech
Lightwavin' Magazine ? USA? ? ? ? ? Tech
Magazyn Amiga Lupus Publishing & MM Publishing Poland July 1992 September 1999 ? CD Both
MegAmiga ? Turkey 1990? ? ? None Both?
Microdor ? France 1986 ? ? None Both
Mir Amiga
Mir Amiga
Russia 1999 - - CD Both
Mundo Amiga  SAUG Spain 1999/2000 - - None Both
New Amiga ? Russia 1998 ? ? None Both
NewsTek DiscreetFX USA 2005 - 2 None Tech
Newtekniques ? USA 1996 ? ? ? Tech
Nye Computer ? Denmark ? ? ? ? Both?
Oregon News Oregon Research Oregon ? 1997? ? None Both, mostly 'serious' applications
OzAmiga ? Australia 1993? ? 17 Disk Both?
Planet Magazine ? France October 1999 ? ? None Both
Professional Amiga User Magazine Gareth Powell Publication Australia July 1990 1993? ? None Tech
RAM Fanzine Les Editions La Chaise France November 1995 1997 24 Disk Tech
RAM ? France 2 September 1996 ? ? Disk Tech
Rampage Jengrove Enterprises Ltd UK July 1990 November 1990? 5 Disk Both
Robo City News First Amiga User Group USA ? ? ? ? ?
Scientific Amigan Newsletter ? USA ? ? ? ? Tech
STAMPEDE Jengrove Enterprises Ltd (became RAMPAGE) UK July 1990 August 1990 2 Disk Game
Star Amiga User & Company ? Spain March 1988 ? ? None? Tech?
Sundancer ? Gelsenkirchen, Germany ? ? - Disk B&W pages describing the disk game.
Survivor Amiga ? Turkey ? ? - ? Both
Svenka Amiga-Magazin ? Sweden 1996 ? ? ? ?
Swedish Amiga Magazine (SAM) ? Sweden ? ? ? ? ?
The Amiga-Video Journal ? USA January 1989? ? 42+? None? Tech only?
The Everything Book for Commodore and Amiga Computers Tenex Computer Express USA Summer 1991? - 1? None Both
The One Amiga EMAP & Maverick UK 1990? Emap- June '95 Maverick-July '96  ? Disk Game
The Pulse Pulse Publishing UK 2000 ? 1? CD Both
The New Amigans G&G Publishing Enterprises USA 2001 - - None Both
The Workbench- Amiga Atlanta newsletter ? USA ? ? ? ? ?
Total Amiga South Essex Amiga Link (SEAL) UK October 1998 - - None Both
Totally Amiga Magazine ? North America ? ? ? CD Game
Transactor ? Canada ? ? ? ? ?
Video Toaster User ? USA 1990? Oct '96 ? ? Tech
Video Toaster and Lightwave 3D ? USA ? ? ? ? Tech
Web-Naj Newsletter ? USA ? ? ? ? ?
Your Amiga Argus Specialist Publications & Alphavite Publications UK July 1987 (bi-monthly) Late 1991? ? Disk Game/Tech
Zzap! 64-Amiga Newsfield & Impact Magazines UK 1985 March 1994 106 Tape Both

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