Ha, "Campaign Manager", how timely! The middle of the Reagan years, and at the very outset of of the Dueling Dynasties of Clinton and Bush... unfortunately a two-player only game. Because it's not listed as a "game" I'm not going to do a full review but here's a screenshot:
I guess this was still the era of the Democratic "Solid South". I like the Dungeons and Dragons approach to politics...
Of course for me, "Sprite Magic" was MUCH cooler. Like the previous issue's "Ultrafont+", carefully plotting out the art, pixel by pixel, for one's upcoming gaming masterpiece was endlessly compelling. I spent many hours fiddling with this.
Editor's Notes mention Tramiel's ("Commodore founder and visionary") departure.
Balloon Blitz - Michael T. Bohn
Sno-Cat - Andy Keplinger