Overview Edit

The 42nd issue of OUKPSM. Released in January 1999 (cover-dated February 1999).

Interface Info Edit

Interface Background: The Rotating Machine (Blue)

Number of Icons: 9

Selection Style: Single (L/R, M)

Background Music: #2 ('95-'99, Harry Holmwood)

ACRetro HD - Official UK PlayStation Magazine - Demo Disc 42

ACRetro HD - Official UK PlayStation Magazine - Demo Disc 42

Playables Edit

  • Cool Boarders 3
  • Devil Dice
  • Max Power Racing
  • Metal Gear Solid
  • S.C.A.R.S.
  • V2000

Videos Edit

  • Disney/Pixar's A Bug's Life (movie trailer)
  • Metal Gear Solid

Net Yaroze (Hall of Fame Compilation) Edit

  1. Total Soccer Yaroze
  2. Blitter Boy
  3. Mah Jongg
  4. Haunted Maze
  5. Pushy II
  6. Psychon
  7. Hover Car Racing
  8. Gravitation (v1.3)
  9. Rocks 'n' Gems
  10. The Incredible Coneman
  11. Terra Incognita
  12. Bouncer 2
  13. Clone
  14. Between the Eyes

Trivia Edit

  • This has both the playable demo and the video of Metal Gear Solid, which means this is a MGS-oriented release.
  • This demo alongside Euro Demo 02/99, among demo players, has made famous for it's Net Yaroze Hall of Fame Compilation.
  • This contains an unused playable, which is MUSIC, supposedly the MUSIC Data from the next issue, but it was scrapped at the last moment.
  • This demo along with #43 and #44 all share the same interface theme and background music.
  • The Hall of Fame Compilation is just a list of all Net Yaroze games: from #26 (Between The Eyes (Tunnel, Beta version), when Net Yaroze was debuted as a homebrew playable, to #41 (Total Soccer Yaroze).
  • This is also the introduction to the full version of Between The Eyes.
  • Second appearance of a new Australian Disc layout.
  • Last PSM UK disc produced in 1998.
  • The UK version of this disc has a copyright year of 1999 on its label, despite the disc being produced at the end of 1998 (but released in early 1999).

Gallery Edit