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CategoriesComputer and video game magazines
Circulation32,129 (March 2014)
PublisherAxel Springer
First issueOctober 1991
CompanyHobby Press
Based inMadrid

HobbyConsolas is a Spanish video game magazine founded in 1991 by Hobby Press and published by Axel Springer SE.[1] The first issue appeared in October 1990.[2] The monthly magazine offers information about games for all consoles,[2] and since 2012 has also covered video games for PC and mobile devices. In March 2014 it had a circulation of 32,129 copies,[3] and had approximately 330,000 readers.[4] Their official website is the fifth most visited Spanish video game website.[5]

Listeners of the Spanish radio program Game 40 named HobbyConsolas the best game magazine of 1997.[6]

See also


  1. ^ Miguel Túñez-López; Valentín-Alejandro Martínez-Fernández; Xosé López-García; Xosé Rúas-Araújo; Francisco Campos-Freire (10 July 2018). Communication: Innovation & Quality. Springer International Publishing. p. 427. ISBN 978-3-319-91860-0. Archived from the original on 3 October 2020. Retrieved 24 March 2020.
  2. ^ a b Rivera, Abraham (2 December 2016). "'Hobby Consolas': cuando Sonic vendía más que Julio Iglesias - Imposible imaginarse los noventa sin esta cabecera mítica para jugadores de Sega, Nintendo o hasta Neo Geo. Entrevistamos a sus creadores y nos recuerdan anécdotas curiosas como el suceso de la katana". El País. Spain. Archived from the original on 2 May 2017. Retrieved 7 July 2018.
  3. ^ "OJD Buscador de publicaciones". introl (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 20 November 2016. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Resumen general de resultados EGM". AIMC (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 29 August 2014. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  5. ^ Soto, Joaquín. "HobbyConsolas". Internetmedia Lab (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 3 October 2020. Retrieved 31 August 2014.
  6. ^ "Entregados los Marcianitos de Oro 97". MeriStation (in Spanish). 9 March 1998. Archived from the original on 21 June 2001.