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1326Re: [ukpbm] Mission From God (reprise)

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  • John Harrington
    Mar 11, 2006
      Printed or electronic is fine by me, so long as they are recognisably
      ziney - by which I mean, downloadable as a single entity.


      John

      On Thu, 09 Mar 2006 23:11:43 -0000, Richard Smith
      <richard@...> wrote:

      > John,
      >
      > Are you only interested in printed zines or are you after electronic
      > ones too? Devolution
      > and Dane's Games (both email) are still going strong and Will It Lead to
      > Trouble? has made
      > an impressive comeback (graphic-rich PDF contact
      > andymansfield@... for a sample
      > copy).
      >
      > Richard
      >
      > P.S. WIMM? is still alive and kicking :-)
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "John Harrington" <fiendish@...>
      > To: <ukpbm@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Thursday, March 09, 2006 10:36 PM
      > Subject: Re: [ukpbm] Mission From God (reprise)
      >
      >
      >> Mission From God
      >>
      >> I'm prepared to redo the whole thing on the Fiendish web site if I can
      >> get
      >> a definitive list of who is still publishing now.
      >>
      >> What I suggest is that every editor reading this starts off by posting
      >> the
      >> names of zines they know to be still publishing. Ideally, they should
      >> also
      >> publish the e-mail address of each editor, albeit in the now accepted
      >> spam-killing form of "joe.bloggs of isp.co.uk" format, so that I can
      >> contact the editor and get the basic details: price, frequency, page
      >> count, issue number, editor's address, games run.
      >>
      >> I've given up hope of getting reviews these days.
      >>
      >> Off the top of my head I can think of the following Uk zines:
      >>
      >> Bloodstock
      >> Variable Pig
      >> Obsidian
      >> The Tangerine Terror
      >> Greatest Hits
      >> The Cunning Plan
      >> Ode
      >> For Whom the Die Rolls
      >> Minstrel
      >> The Blue Nose Special
      >> To Win Just Once
      >> Striker
      >> Hopscotch United
      >>
      >> Is WIMM still going? Is Serendipity officially dead? Ditto Borealis?
      >>
      >>
      >> Cheers,
      >>
      >>
      >> John
      >>
      >> P.S. Had a recent contact from someone asking if Brian Dolton was still
      >> around; is anyone in contact with him?
      >>
      >>
      >> On Wed, 08 Mar 2006 22:31:30 -0000, Howard Bishop
      >> <hbishop@...>
      >> wrote:
      >>
      >>> Having finally discovered that I wasn't receiving messages from this
      >>> group because of a "soft bounce" on my email, I managed to get back in
      >>> and came across some references to the death of the 'zine poll and MfG.
      >>>
      >>> The 'zine poll was probably inevitable, but the latter was slightly
      >>> ironic since I've had 3 requests for The Tangerine Terror from new
      >>> subscribers in the last 6 months based on the MfG listings.
      >>>
      >>> A comment from the latest correspondent was that it was still "a great
      >>> resource, but you needed to pick your way through the piles of folded
      >>> corpses". John, do you have the stamina to delete references to the
      >>> terminated 'zines on your website?
      >>>
      >>> Cheers
      >>> Howard
      >>>
      >>>
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