Jim Newland

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Game TitlePlatformsorted in ascending orderOne LinerReview Date
Balance of Power: The 1990 EditionWindows 3.x"A Cold-War Diplomatic Simulator"Jul 02, 2001
Gangsters 2Windows"A dumbed down Gangsters."Jan 11, 2002
Riddle of the Sphinx: An Egyptian AdventureWindows"A great puzzle game"Feb 13, 2001
M.A.X.: Mechanized Assault & ExplorationDOS"A true underdog. One of the all-time greats."Dec 22, 2001
Beyond Zork: The Coconut of QuendorDOS"A truly great game from one of the masters of interactive fiction"Dec 22, 2001
Dungeon Keeper 2Windows"Fun for awhile, but not the game it purports to be"Jul 02, 2001
Gangsters: Organized CrimeWindows"Gangsters is a deep, interesting, satisfying sim for those with the courage to climb its learning curve."Jan 10, 2002
The Elder Scrolls III: MorrowindWindows"If ambition equaled excitement, this would be tops. But it doesn't."Sep 30, 2002
System Shock 2Windows"If you don't think games have the power to scare you, I dare you to play this one"Jul 15, 2001
Imperialism II: The Age of ExplorationWindows"If you're a strategy gamer, you must own this game"Feb 13, 2001
Mob RuleWindows"It coulda been a contendah"Jan 11, 2002
Shogun: Total WarWindows"Miniatures wargaming nirvana! A work of art"Aug 16, 2001
Carnivores: Ice AgeWindows"More of the same, with a little less"Feb 13, 2001
Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator 2: WW II Pacific TheaterWindows"Not all that"Feb 13, 2001
CyberMage: Darklight AwakeningDOS"One of the best FPS's ever"Feb 13, 2001
The Operative: No One Lives ForeverWindows"Right on, man. Hip cats'll dig the groovy vibe of this game."Jan 11, 2002
Relentless: Twinsen's AdventureDOS"So good, it might even make you start liking the French"Jul 02, 2001
Carnivores 2Windows"Unfairly neglected, Carnivores 2 is a real gem"Aug 10, 2001