Gamer's Republic was a North American video gaming magazine that ran from 1988 to 2001. It was created by Dave Halverson, the founder of Gamefan. After demise of both of those titles, Dave Halverson went on to launch Play magazine.

Featuring Phantasy Star

Gamer's Republic Vol. 2, No. 7
Phantasy Star Online is announced in an article about the 1999 Tokyo Game Show on page 89. Four screen shots are included in the announcement.
Gamer's Republic 25
Phantasy Star Online is previewed once again, this time with three screen shots.
Gamer's Republic 33
Phantasy Star Online receives a two page article written by Dave Halverson. It includes character artwork and 11 screen shots.

Release History

Release Title Date Region
Gamer's Republic Vol. 2, No. 7 December 1999 North America
Gamer's Republic 25 June 2000 North America
Gamer's Republic 33 February 2001 North America