It was intended to be in a similar vein to the Newsdisk, and managed to gain content from several Newsdisk authors - including Adrian Parker
and Search: “Dr Andy Wright”
. One of the intentions was to work with Bruce Gordon
who’s company SAMTek
was still trading, to keep support going. This sadly did not happen.
SAM Prime was a disk based magazine for the first 5 issues, although the last 2 issues appeared on paper.
Issue 6 - was packaged with the Entropy compilation disk - The Entropy Experience
Issue 7 also came with an additional disk
Issue 7 of the magazine was DTP’d by Simon Cooke and David Ledbury.
A companion disk to come with later issues, designed by Steven Pick
later became the basis of Blitz
Magazine for Persona