Issue 23 - Dan Dare
We take a look at Britain's hero Dan Dare, with Michael Carroll co-editing! It's a MASSIVE issue that looks at the Colonel in Print and Everythere! Page 3 - Some Years in the Future - An Editorial by Michael Carroll
Dan Dare in Print
Page 6 - The Rise and Fall of Frank Hampson: A Personal View by Edward James
Page 9 - The Crisis of Multiple Dares by David MacDonald
Page 11 - A Whole New Universe to Master! - Michael Carroll looks back at the 2000AD incarnation of Dan Dare
Page 15 - Virgin Comics’ Dan Dare by Gary Eskine
Page 17 - Bryan Talbot Interviewed by James Bacon
Page 19 - Making the Old New Again by Dave Hendrick
Page 21 - 65 Years of Dan Dare by Barrie Tomlinson
Page 23 - John Higgins on Dan Dare
Page 26 - Richard Bruton on Dan Dare
Page 28 - Truth or Dare by Peppard Saltine
Page 31 - The Bidding War for the 1963 Dan Dare Annual by Steve Winder
Page 33 - Dan Dare: My Part in His Revival by Pat Mills
Page 36 -Great News Chums! The Eagle Family Tree by Jeremy Briggs
Dan Dare is Everywhere!
Page 39 - Dan Dare badge from Bill Burns
Page 40 - My Brother the Mekon and Other Thrilling Space Stories by Helena Nash
Page 45 - Dan Dare on the Wireless by Steve Winders
Page 50 - Lego Dan Dare by James Shields
Page 51 - The Spacefleet Project by Dr. Raymond D. Wright
Page 54 - Through a Glass Darely: Ministry of Space by Helena Nash
Page 59 - Dan Dare: The Video Game by James Shields
Page 61 - Dan Dare vs. the Wold Crime League - Season Six of Wold Newton by Chris Garcia
Page 65 - Dan Dare’s Back in Southport by Steve Winders
Page 67 - Why a Dan Dare Movie is a Really Bad Idea by Ian Wheeler
Page 69 - Words on Dan Dare by Jim Burns
Page 134 - Further Reading compiled by Michael Carroll
Pages 136 - The Annoyingly Incomplete Dan Dare Story Guide compiled by Michael Carroll
Page 142 - Enditorial by James Bacon
Issue 22 - Super Heroes!
Aurora Celeste and Linda Wenzelburger joins Chris and James in editing this look at the Mightiest of Heroes!
Cover - Photo shoot by Richard Man (http://richardmanphoto.com)
Models - Captain America - Karen Fox, Thor - Rhawnie Pino, Tony Stark/Iron Man - Jennifer Erlichman, Hawkeye - Sahrye Cohen, Bruce Banner - Linda Wenzelburger, Black Widow - Hal Rodriguez
Page 1 - Real Life Costumed Heroes Purple Reign and Phonenix Jones!
Page 3 - Editorials - James, Linda, Chris (Photo by Jean Martin, Art from Mo Starkey)
Page 7 -Getting to Know the Sentinel of Liberty: Two Books about Captain America by Chuck Serface
Page 13 - Resurrection and Death in 69 Pages- Simonson and Goodwin’s Manhunter by Joel Zakem
Page 16 - Days of Wonder, Trailblazers in UK and Irish Comics Fandom by James Bacon
Page 22 - My Imaginary Comic Book Company by Chris Garcia
Page 25 - Crossing Over: Five Superhero Books for Sci-Fi Fans By Donna Martinez
Page 27 - The B-Team by Reid Vanier (first appeared at http://modernmythologies.com/2014/09/10/the-b-team/)
Page 30 - Andy Warhol in Miracleman #19 by Padraig O’Mealoid
Page 35 - Warhol & The Comics by James Bacon
Page 43 - An Interview with Mel Ramos
Page 45 - Superman by Hillary Pearlman-Bliss
Page 46 - Playing at Heroes - Superheroic RPGs and Me by Chris Garcia
Page 49 - Misty Knight by Sierra Berry
Page 50 - Getting to Know the Princess of Power: Four Biographies of Wonder Woman
by Chuck Serface
Page 59 - The Mighty World of Me by Helena Nash
Page 60 - Instant Fanzine
Featuring Tonya Adolfson (aka Tanglwyst de Holloway), Ric Bretschneider, Warren Buff, Karen Burnham, Ivana Delač, Emma England, Meg Frank, Luis Gonzalez, Anne Gray, Brian Gray, Niall Harrison, Irena Hartman, Adria K, Jackie Kamlot, Michael Lee, Ruth Leibig, Guy Lillian, Trixy Loupwolf, Esther MacCallum-Stewart, Jim Mann, Anton Marks, Marlin May, Helena Nash, Brian Nisbet, Van Nolan, Diane O., Padraig O’Mealoid, Carole Parker, Igor Redic, Erin Riggsmith, Erica Schott, Chuck Serface, Keith Smith, Melissa Taylor, Anna Warren Cebrian
Back Cover - Mo Starkey
Issue 21 - The Greatest Year in Science Fiction!
Issue 20 - GO SPORTS!
Helen Montgomery joins Chris and James for an issue dedicated to The Sporting Life!
Cover by Kharn Betrayer http://kharnbetrayer.deviantart.com/
Page 3 - Editorial by Helen J. Montgomery
Page 4 - Instant Fanzine via Facebook
Page 12 - Fandom(s) Changed My Life by Helen J. Montgomery
Page 16 - My Double Life by Dave Hogg
Page 18 - A Tale of Two Fandoms by Jerry Gilio
Page 20 - Dragons, Ironsides, Scandals, Dark Horse, Spartans, Convicts, And Warriors by James Bacon
Page 24 - Story Time by Ruth Liebig
Page 25 - Boxing + Wrestling =/≠ MMA by Chris Garcia
Page 28 - Dreaming of Mad Dog by #3
Page 29 - An American Fan in Australia by Janice Gelb
Page 32 - Three-for-Five: My Teams by Chris Garcia
Page 35 - First Contact by Deb Geisler
Page 37 - Strange Sports Stories by Mike Grost (http://mikegrost.com/sport.htm )
Page 43 - Science Fiction, Sports, & Jack Haldeman by Chris Garcia
Page 45 - Welcome to Super Bowl C by Greg Williams
Page 47 - Fannish Betting by Helen J. Montgomery
Page 48 - It’s Fandom’s Fault I Watch Football by Glenn Glazer
Page 50 - Quiddich: A Sport For A New Generation by James Hinsey
Page 53 - Consports by Janice Gelb
Page 55 - A Fat Tub of Goo, Paper Baseball and a Different Dimension of Fandom by RJ Johnson
Page 57 - Wrestling with Science Fiction by Chris Garcia
Issue 19 - Doctor Who
Guest Editors Colin Harris and Alissa McKersie!
A 100 Page Bumper Issue!
Page 11 - The Lost Episodes by Michael Lee
Page 13 - My American Experience with Doctor Who by Jim Mann
Page 15 - Doctor Who and Shakespeare by Nicholas Whyte
Page 19 - Why Can’t The All Be Like “The Talons of Weng-Chiang” ~or~ I’m Glad They’re Not All Like “The Talons of Weng-Chiang”
Page 22 - Walking in the Footsteps, Following the TARDIS Tracks by James Bacon
Page 26 - Nightmare in Pantone 2955c by James Bacon
Page 28 - Before & After The Doctor by Chris Garcia
Page 32 - Instant Fanzine - Who Authors Write Featuring Simon Clark, Eoin Colfer, Paul McAuley, Kim Newman, Lance Parkin, Alastair Reynolds
Page 44 - On Target! - The Whovian Art of Chris Achilleos by Colin Harris
Page 48 - The Mutation of Time: Doctor Who Fandom in Britain 1963 - 1990 by Matthew Kilburn
Page 55 - My Life of Doctor Who by Ken Patterson
Page 58 - Radio Free Skaro by Warren Frey
Page 60 - You Don’t Choose the Yarn Life, The Yarn Life Chooses You by Michael Capra
Page 62 - Back in the Days When Our Telly Was Black and White by Christine and Joe Halse
Page 66 - A Crack in Time and Space by Sabine Furlong
Page 70 - Trial of a Time-Lord Fan by Tim Davis
Page 72 - Doctor Who - The Doctor’s Silence A Review by Christopher J Garcia
Page 76 - Instant Fanzine
Featuring Michael Carroll, Christopher Erickson, Nancy Gonzalez, Des Grogan, Nalini Haynes, Ruth Leibig, Esther MacCallum-Stewert, Jean Martin, Michael Michela, Helena Nash, Mark Oshiro, Padraig O Mealoid, Jesi Pershing, Liam Proven, James Shields, Erin Underwood, Linda Wenzelburger, Roland Willis
Take a Listen to Some Other Special Materials...
Podcasts, Videos, and More from Themed For Your Pleasure...
A Single If Panel from Westercon 66
David Gerrold, Rebecca Ince-Partridge, Ctein, Howeird, and Chris Garcia talk Alternate History!
Three Essentials for Time Travel panel from Loscon 2013
Harry Turtledove, Chris Garcia, Barbara Hambly, Michael Siladi and more take on the topic of what three things you'd want with you if you time-traveled... and other stuff!