Our fifth issue of the month and the last zine of 2016!!! Join ERIN UNDERWOOD, ERRICK A. NUNNALLY (and his phenomenal layout & Design!) along with James Bacon & Chris Garcia as we look at this damn fine convention!!! Featuring an amazing Bob Eggleton cover!!!
The fourth issue this month, and it's a look at of the most important publications in the history of comics fandom, and one of the prettiest, was Anthony Roche's Merry Marvel Fanzine and Heroes Unlimited! Here, co-editor Pádraig Ó Méalóid conducts an oral history of Tony, and we reprint two original articles from the 1960s, have an appreciation from Dez Skinn of Warrior fame, and previously unpublished words from the legendary Alan Moore and John Peel! Art from Denny Marshall and much much more!!!
The first part of a longer look at the history of Irish comics!
More than two years in the making, the World War I issue of Journey Planet brings with it the writings of Julian West, Tony Keen, Lisa Maclem, Juan Sanmiguel, Doug Berry, Chuck Serface, Brian Nisbet, Kerry Kyle, Des Grogan, Cardinal Cox, Edward James, James Bacon, David Thayer, Michael Abbott, Chris Garcia, and a cover from Maurine Starkey!!!
Co-Editor - Chuck Serface!
Page 3- Guest Editor’s Introduction by Chuck Serface
Page 4 - The First Frame by Steven H. Silver
Page 6 - Batman Comics #1: Worth the Price? Yes and Much More! by Bradford Lyau
Page 8 - Batman #5: An Iconic Story by Bradford Lyau
Page 11 - Backstory Exposed by M. Todd Gallowglas; Art by Maurine Mo Starkey
Page 13 - The World’s Finest of Maycomb County by Derek McCaw
Page 16 - Pop Goes the Joker: Art and Gotham City by Christopher J. Garcia
Page 18 - Batman Reads! Cosplay by Bill Howard (Photos by Mette Hedin)
Page 20 - Abed is Batman Now: Batman in the Harmonverse by Christopher J. Garcia
Page 22 - Batman and I by Juan Sanmiguel
Page 25 - Batman Moment by Heather Yager
Page 26 - How I Met My First Batman: A Facebook-Sourced Question by Christopher J. Garcia
Page 32 - Five Moments That Define My Batman by Chuck Serface
Editors - Esther MacCallum-Stewert, Helena Nash, James Bacon, Chris Garcia
- Featuring -
Johnathan Baddeley, Owen Duffy, Simon English, CJ Hooper, TinaK, Helena Nash, Brian Nisbet, Alex Osbourne, Richard ‘Smitt” Smithson, Maisie Stevenson, Lucya Szachnowski, Peter Taylor, Jamie Twine
Being a Little Person in a Big Bad World: Politics and Investigation by Ambrose Hall
The Craft by John Dodd
The Time I Was Wrong by Jonathan Baddeley
Going Rogue by Gerry McEvoy
And I Walk With Them - D&D in the Harmonverse by Chris Garcia
Irish Gaming Cons - Past, Present, & Future by Brian Nisbet
Railroads & Lost Plot by CJ Hooper
Why Every Game is a Role-Playing Game by Owen Duffy
Choosing the Right Game by Douglas Berry
BOOKS - A personal view of roleplaying games and their unique selling point by CJ Hooper
A Messenger Conversation Collected During a Bris by Aurora Celeste
Meeting Gary Gygax by Steve Dean
Put Down the Monster Manual
Playing the Game by James Bacon
Featured Artist Anne Stokes