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A Fanzine is a kind of periodical produced by fans. Fans of Traveller in this case.

  • Please see the Periodicals article for more information.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Fanzines are fan-produced magazines.

  • They are often inexpensive (...a few dollars or pounds an issue) or even free.
  • In their original form they would often be hand written, hand copied, and mailed to a small subscriber list.
  • Current fanzines are most often produced through desktop publishing software and distributed as PDFs through the internet.
  • In many cases the older fanzines, though no longer publishing new issues, are also available as PDFs scanned from the originals.

Fanzine Listing[edit]

Some of the many fanzines produced for Traveller have included:

  1. AAB Proceedings (AABP)
  2. Alien Realms (fanzine)
  3. Alien Star
  4. Between Worlds
  5. Continuum
  6. Coreward (fanzine)
  7. Dark Star I
  8. Dark Star II
  9. Far and Away
  10. Freelance Traveller
  11. Frontier Report
  12. Guildsman
  13. Imperial Lines (fanzine)
  14. Imperial News Service
  15. Imperium Staple
  16. Into the Deep (fanzine)
  17. Jumpspace (fanzine)
  18. Kfan Uzangou
  19. Le Mercenaire
  20. The Meshan Saga
  21. Morgonstjärnan (fanzine)
  22. Parasec
  23. Pegasus
  24. Security Leak
  25. Shadis
  26. Signal-GK
  27. Starburst
  28. Starfarer's Gazette
  29. Starships, Starports & Vehicles
  30. Stellar Reaches
  31. Third Imperium (fanzine)
  32. Tiffany Star
  33. Traveller Chronicle
  34. Traveller Times
  35. Variant
  36. Vanrex
  37. Voyages
  38. Working Passage (fanzine)
  39. Worlds Beyond

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Traveller's fanzines have been produced since the early Classic Traveller days.

Meta-history & Background[edit]

The publishers of Traveller have been extremely generous allowing fans of produce a wide variety of fanzines and homebrew products. Even today FFE is very generous with the Traveller franchise and has a very permissive copyright.

  • Please see the article on Copyright for more information.

See also[edit]

Please see the following Traveller RPG Wiki Library Data articles for more information:
Traveller: (Where it all started...)

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

This list of sources was used by the Traveller Wiki Editorial Team and individual contributors to compose this article. Copyrighted material is used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author. The page history lists all of the contributions.