There can’t be categories for everything in this world, sadly. And it’d be a damn shame to waste these wonderfully bizarre covers from yesteryear… so we’ll send you out with some of our favorite mag covers that practically defy description.
Above: Once you read the list of games highlighted in the issue, this nightmarish cover starts to make more sense
Above: Here we see a crossover cover depicting an argument that never took place
Above: Does anybody under 18 recognize these would-be PlayStation mascots?
Abover: No, no. Go ahead and play down your first look at Street Fighter for crap starring a soda pitchman
Above: The original 3G: Grass, games, and Gear
Above: C’mon, is this even a game?
Above: Again with the Dinos? Apparently, Sega’s “next big thing” was time travel
Above: In all fairness, this was somehow the official box art for Zombies Ate My Neighbors stateside
Above: The new face of graphic adventures is a Tomb Raider key?
Above: It’s almost unfair to purport such awesomeness in an Atari magazine!
Above: Okay, this is probably just illegal
Jun 29, 2010
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Ever wish you could take back something you said? Imagine it printed on millions of game boxes