I was never able to afford a harddrive for my Amiga..I think in those days a 40 MB drive went for something like 3-400 dollars (not adjusted for inflation)
I remember wanting one badly though for WC and SQ4 which had like 7 disks you had to swap.
I loved computer magazines back in the day. I have a several of years worth of Amiga magazines from like 88 to 1994 and PC from 96 onwards.
It was surprisingly difficult to find imported English PC magazines where I lived in the mid 90's . It was only when one of those specialized shops turned...
You have no idea how much I drooled over the CD32 back in the day..(and the earlier CDTV for that matter). :D
Too expensive and too late though...By that time (1994) I'd already gotten my hands on Doom and X-Wing for the PC and ever since it has dominated my path, consumed me it has!
I loved the first Red Alert game but for me RA2 (and onwards) was just ridiculous. It had a campy cartoonish tone & visual feel in contrast to the serious, somber theme of the first Red Alert game.
It felt (for me) like EA/Westwood tried to make RA2 a deliberate parody of itself and I remember...