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Fanfood — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Fanfood — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Fanfood is based on the diet of choice of the science fiction community of which Ian Gunn was a respected member. Have you ever sat down for a movie marathon or gaming session without any of these basic fanfoods? Ian […]

Interviews, panels and guest blogs

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Queer characters

Queer characters

On Friday 13, I went from ‘I’d like to interview a couple of authors’ to ‘OMG I’M INTERVIEWING WILL KOSTAKIS TONIGHT!!!’ I like to close each interview with a silly question, which has tended towards ‘Who would win, X or […]

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Fanfood — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Fanfood — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Fanfood is based on the diet of choice of the science fiction community of which Ian Gunn was a respected member. Have you ever sat down for a movie marathon or gaming session without any of these basic fanfoods? Ian […]

Fanboy — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Fanboy — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

‘Fanboy’ is a loving representation of the community with whom Ian Gunn had a deep relationship. Ian Gunn, creator of these silly illos (illustrations), was a beloved award-winning artist based in Melbourne. Cancer took him from us too soon. Ian left […]

Eyejar — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Eyejar — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

When is a door not a door? When it’s an eyejar. Once more I want to color this in violet and lime green. Considering how much I loathe coloring books, this is a feat achieved only by the combination of […]

Eye birdhouse — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

Eye birdhouse — a silly illo by Ian Gunn

This eye birdhouse makes me think of Cthulu and Blizzard’s latest Hearthstone expansion, centred on their Cthulu rip-off ‘C’thun’. It’s creepy, violet and lime green, and so pretty. I want to colour this eye birdhouse the same colors. Ian Gunn, […]

Month in review

items received for May

2015-05: May in review

This post lists Dark Matter Zine‘s May posts: items received, news, interviews, guest blogs, reviews… categories of posts are grouped together with individual links to help you find all the things. Items received Items received during the month of May (mostly the […]

Items received for April in review

2015-04: April in review

This post lists Dark Matter Zine‘s April posts: items received, news, interviews, guest blogs, reviews… categories of posts are grouped together with individual links to help you find all the things. It’s late because I’ve had the fortnight from hell with […]

items received

2015-03: March in review

This post is Dark Matter Zine‘s March in review: items received, news, interviews, guest blogs, reviews… categories of posts are grouped together with individual links to help you find all the things. Cheers. Items received In the interests of disclosure, here’s […]