Thursday, 18 June 2015

Issue 4 of 'Plaything of Sutekh' out now!








Issue 4 of 'Plaything of Sutekh' is now in print.

The new issue features articles on:-

Pacifism in Doctor Who - a look at how The Daleks and The Dominators gave turning the other cheek the thumbs down.

The Ark vs The Ark in Space - David Rolinson looks at the similarities between these two stories.

RTD & Religion - Sean Alexander examines a key aspect of the series under Russell T's tenure.

E-Space - Jez Strickley spies a dystopian slant in this Season 18 trilogy.

Secret Who - we look at two underrated stories The Claws of Axos and The Time Monster

Changing Times - a look back at Peter Capaldi's first season.

Doc Top Ten - one writer looks at his favourite Who comic strips.

Gateway Drug - Stephen Wood confesses how it all started with him and Who…



Issue 4 is 36 pages, fully illustrated with colour covers.

To order, please send a Paypal payment to playthingofsutekh@mail.com - with your address in the 'notes' section. You can also pay by cheque, please email for the payee details.

Plaything of Sutekh is a non-profit publication.

Price £2.20 - please add postage as below

    * UK: postage included
    * Elsewhere in Europe: add £1.55 for 1 issue or £3.00 for 2 or 3 issues.
    * Outside Europe: add £3.20 for up to 3 issues.

It's also available via eBay for a limited period.

Issue 3 is also still in print - see below for details and price.

Saturday, 30 May 2015

Issue 4 coming soon

Yes, it's true. Issue 4 of Plaything of Sutekh is almost ready to go to the printers.
The truth really is stranger than fiction.


Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Issue 4 of 'Plaything of Sutekh' on the way

Plaything of Sutekh is slowly gearing up again. Issue 4 is now in production. I know, it's a surprise to me, too. However that grovelling insect Scarman can't give a definite publication date yet so please watch this space.


Thursday, 13 March 2014

Issues 1 and 2 temporarily sold out.

Scarman informs me that Issues 1 and 2 of 'Plaything of Sutekh' are now regretfully out of print. This is purely temporary and they will be back in print around the time of our next issue. Thanks to everyone who has supported the fanzine.

Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Issue 3 of 'Plaything of Sutekh' out now!



Issue 3 of Plaything of Sutekh is now available.

The new issue features:

·     Don't Shoot - He's British! - Matt Kilburn looks at the cultural influences on the Doctor's identity.

·     Matt Finish - John Connors looks at 2013's new episodes and Matt Smith's final episodes

·     Messiah! - Greg Bartlem looks at the changing depiction of the Doctor in the post-2005 series

·     Seasonal Gear Changes - Jez Strickley spots similarities between Terror of the Zygons and The Seeds of Doom.

·     Pat's Back - Were they worth the wait? A look at the two recently recovered Troughtons.

·     Secret Who - underrated stories Enlightenment and The Invisible Enemy

·     DWDVD - a new angle on stories recently released on DVD The Tenth Planet and The Mind of Evil

·     plus - The Liverpool Connection, David Whitaker's Dalek novel, the return of the Eighth and more

Issue 3 is 40 A5 pages, fully illustrated with colour covers

To order, please send a Paypal payment (via paypal.co.uk or paypal.com to
playthingofsutekh@mail.com

Please add your address in the notes section. You can also pay by cheque - please drop us an email for the payee details.

Plaything of Sutekh is a non-profit publication.

Price £2.40 - please add postage below.

Plus postage:-

    * UK: postage included
    * Elsewhere in Europe: add £1.70 for 1 issue or £3.00 for 2 or 3 issues.
    * Outside Europe: add £3.90 for up to 3 issues.



Issues 1 and 2 back in print



















To tie in with the publication of the new issue, Issues 1 and 2 of Plaything of Sutekh are back in print for a limited period. Each issue is packed with opinion, reviews, new artwork and the occasional funny bit. Contents are detailed on previous blog posts - just scroll down for more details.

Each issue is 40 b/w A5 pages, fully illustrated with colour covers.

To order, please send a Paypal payment (via paypal.co.uk or paypal.com) to playthingofsutekh@mail.com

Please add your name & address and the issues you require in the notes section. 
You can also pay by cheque - please drop us an email for the payee details. 
The fanzine is a non-profit publication.

Price £2.40 each - please add postage below

Plus postage:-

    * UK: postage included
    * Elsewhere in Europe: add £1.70 for 1 issue or £3.00 for 2 or 3 issues.
    * Outside Europe: add £3.90 for up to 3 issues.

Tuesday, 24 September 2013

Issue 3 of Plaything of Sutekh

Issue 3 of 'Plaything of Sutekh' is currently taking shape and should be in print in early 2014. It will feature the usual mix of reviews, artwork, humour and feature articles. Here's a taster to prove we're not making it up.