Issue 55

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Gaming For All: an interview with Anna Anthropy

Category: Features, Interview, Issue 55, News

Oakland game creator and author explains how everyone—yes, you!—can make indie video games Anna Anthropy identifies herself as “a freelance scratchware game creator and critic and all-purpose pervert.”  Most recently, the Oakland, California-based author released Rise of the Videogame Zinesters: a book about the freedom of the indie videogame world and its artisanal approach to […]

Jason and the Comics

Tourist of the Heart

“The Death of a Halifax Friendship” is the lonely line that prefaces Sarah Mangle’s pocket-size zine, Tourist of the Heart. The deceivingly simple epitaph encapsulates the general theme of the semi-stream-of-conscious narrative that becomes obscured by Mangle’s fragmentary portrait of a simultaneously changing and unchanging Maritime city. It is unclear what caused the death, or […]

Yuck!

It takes a village to raise a child, and nearly as many people to create a great underground comic. Seventeen different contributors put their disturbing artistic, layout and editing skills together to create the third issue of Yuck!. With full-colour card stock cover and black-and-white interior, this quality comic is filled with the lowbrow eccentricities […]

Hemp Poetic

This poetry zine has a fibrous, roughly cut cover made of hemp and post-consumer waste. Inside, the pages are also rough to the touch and flecked with grain that, the author explains, is not meant as a creative gesture, but rather “for the good of the environment.” The only connection between the two might be […]

I Already Know How My Life Will Go

   

Anything is Plausible at The Academy of the Impossible

SNOBALTIMORE

Henry: The Heart Boy

Shag Carpet Action

The Odious Child and Other Stories

Fabula Nebuculata

Licking Stars Off Ceilings

The Empire Sucks Back

Ballz

The Work of Emma Healey

North of Weird: Yellowknife is Alt Comedy’s New Stomping Ground

Joyland Retro Vol. 1 No.1

The Girl on the Escalator

Four Flux Fest Events: Fluxzine Number 2

The Motivist

by Peter Rahul

Issue 55