Tilt (French magazine)

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Tilt
First issue TILT magazine cover.jpg
Issue 1, September 1982
EditorJean-Michel Blottière
Categories Video game magazines
FrequencyMonthly
First issueSeptember 1982
Final issue
Number
January 1994
122
Company Editions Mondiales S.A.  [ fr ]
Country France
Based in Paris
LanguageFrench
ISSN 0753-6968

Tilt was a French magazine which began publication in September 1982, [1] focused on computer and console gaming. It was the first French magazine specifically devoted to video games. [1] The headquarters of the magazine was in Paris. [2]

The name of the magazine was a nod to the pinball term, where excessive nudging of a pinball machine would result in a "tilt" penalty, and the loss of a turn during gameplay. The final issue of Tilt was published January 1994. [3]

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