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MAGAZINE PREVIEW – Batman Automobilia: The Definitive Collection of Batman Vehicles

By Marty Mulrooney

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As described on the official website, ‘The BATMAN Automobilia Collection is a new fortnightly series bringing you die-cast official collector’s models of the most iconic vehicles ever to have been driven by Batman, along with a cool and informative magazine.’ Doug Wilson of Yomego.com was recently kind enough to send Alternative Magazine Online issues no. 2 and 3 to take a closer look – AMO is therefore proud to present an exclusive online video preview of Batman Automobilia!

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BOOK PREVIEW – Tarzan: The Centennial Celebration

Titan Books recently released Tarzan: The Centennial Celebration. The book is being described as ‘a visual treasure trove of classic comic strip, cover art, movie stills, and rare ephemera.’ Read on to find out more and view a gallery of images provided by our friends at Titan Books!

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GAME PREVIEW – Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller – Episode 1: The Hangman (PC)

By Marty Mulrooney

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Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller is the latest point-and-click adventure game from Phoenix Online Studios. AMO interviewed Katie Hallahan (PR Director for Phoenix Online) and Cesar Bittar (CEO of Phoenix Online) about the game in 2011. The indie studio is best known for creating The Silver Lining, a non-commercial game based on and inspired by the King’s Quest series. On 30th October 2012 the studio will release the first episode of Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller – their first commercial outing, with legendary adventure game designer Jane Jensen acting as story consultant.

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INTERVIEW – In Conversation With Matt McArdell (Papier Kickstarter, Spycraft Studios)

By Marty Mulrooney

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Papier is an adventure game with RPG elements based on the original tale by Matt McArdell. Taking place in a world made of paper, the developers hope to raise $140,000 via Kickstarter to complete the game and realise their vision. Today, Spycraft Studios’ Matt McArdell joins AMO for an exclusive online interview!

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BOOK PREVIEW – Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart

By Marty Mulrooney

Titan Books recently announced Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart. The book will feature ten of the world’s most prominent paleoartists and offer ‘a unique blend of breathtaking artwork – some never before seen – and cutting edge science.’ Read on to learn more via the official press release and view a stunning gallery of images provided by our friends at Titan Books!

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GAME PREVIEW – Resonance (XII Games / Wadjet Eye Games)

By Marty Mulrooney

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Resonance is an upcoming indie point-and-click PC adventure game from XII Games in collaboration with Wadjet Eye Games. Featuring four playable characters, the game is based around the mysterious death of a particle physicist and his hidden vault. Each character becomes involved for their own different reasons and all must be controlled, both separately and working together as a team, to uncover a potentially deadly new technology.

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INTERVIEW – In Conversation with Dave Gilbert (The Blackwell Deception Preview)

By Marty Mulrooney

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Alternative Magazine Online is a huge fan of Wadjet Eye Games and the Blackwell series of point-and-click adventure games. With the fourth game, The Blackwell Deception, due for release next week, AMO caught up with studio founder Dave Gilbert for an exclusive online interview!

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