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aka "Invasion of the Sad Maneating Mushrooms"
Horror Irregular Magazine from United Kingdom
Ceased publication

- First and last issue: 1991-1995
- Started as a cult horror zine.
- 7 issues were published (#1, #2, #3, #4, #6, #7, #11) and a book (containing issues 5, 8, 9 and 10).
- All cover artwork was by Adam Proctor apart from the book and #11.
- Revolutions took its place.
- Editors: Darren Jones and John Overall.
- A5 format. 100 pages.
- Published by Invasion Publications
- Website: www.thespinningimage.co.uk

Last updated:
17 November 2017

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Special thanks for this page goes to:
John Overall
Garry Malvern

Info from the Database
Highslide JS Listing is complete and all covers have been found.
There are 8 issues listed in the database

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Covers found: 8
Covers missing: None
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CONTENTS: 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 GALLERIES: 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 All

Issue 11
July 1995
Reservoir Dogs the whole story
The Brains and Boobs of Russ Meyer
Simon Sprackling and Tim James an interview with 'Funnyman' folks
Bruce Lee, the man, the myth...
Quentin Tarantino Man or Mouth?
Candid Cameos A-Z of Cameo appearances
Clockwork Orange An appreciation
Green Shoots of Recovery Has the Horror Film really died?
How to Make a Slasher Film DIY Guide!
Film and Video Reviews Natural Born Killers, Pulp Fiction, Faust, Kalifornia, Killing Joe, Order of Death, Surviving the Game, As Tears Go By, Island on Fire, The Story of Ricki, Moldiver, Vampire Princess Miyu, Beyond Bedlam, Bodysnatchers, Boy Meets Girl, The Crazies, True Romance, Cronos, Interview with the Vampire, The Jogger, Midnight Movie Massacre, Jack Be Nimble, Matinee, The Monastery of Sendomir, Naked as Nature Intended, The Sect, Needful Things, Shallow Grave, Rats: Night of Terror, Cool Hand Luke, Dolores Claiborne, Batman Forever, Die Hard 3.
Sex, Blood and Medicine Men An interview with famous British Author Graham Masterton
Dead Meat Exclusive deleted chapter from Stephen Laws book The Frighteners
Never Give Up Want to get a book into print yourself? Steve Harris tells you how!
Book Reviews section Rune, Angels, The Watcher, Insomnia, Sez Murder Art, Nocturne, Hoodoo Man, The Bridge and more.
Laserdisc Guide A beginners guide for the uninitiated
Laserdisc Reviews Hard Boiled, Night of the Living Dead, The Shawshank Redemption, Reservoir Dogs, Halloween, Schindler's List, Forrest Gump.

The Book / April 1994
Invasion - The Book (Issues #5, 8, #9 & #10)

David Warbeck Interview, Twin Peaks Revisited, Kentucky Fried Movie, Mushroom Erotica, Steve Harris Speaks and Exclusive Fiction, Jacob's Ladder, Reservoir Dogs, Dark Waters, Anime Expo, Caligula, Deep Throat, Being Raided, Emmanuelle and the Last Cannibals, L'Ultimo Squalo, Peter James Interview, Evil Come Evil Go, Louise Salter Interview, Dwarves, Devils' Honey, Italian Apocalypse Movies, Blood Orgy of the She Devils.

Issue 7
March 1993
Stephen Gallagher Interview, Buttman - The Man, The Myth, Blood Fantasy and Damnation, An Appreciation of John Steiner, Amateur Hour.

Issue 6
November 1992
Kim Newman Interview, Alex Chandon interview, R. Lionel Fanthorpe Interview, The Life & Times of Traci Lords, World's First Wigography, Exclusive First UK Fanzine Review of Hellraiser III.

Issue 4
July 1992
Lloyd Kaufman Interview, Confronting Humanity, Anime in the UK, Sixties Gore Movies, Confessions of a Horror Fan, Pasta Zombies

Issue 3
March 1992
In the Slammer Gary Heidnik, The Films of Dario Argento In Technicolour Surroundsound and Glorious Perspective, A Chat With Peter Tremayne, Horror Festivals The Last Five Years, Giant Monster Movies Part Three, Notes from Underground, Freddy's Dead... and if you believe that..., King of the Horror Film

Issue 2
December 1991
Momma I Killed Dean, Bucket of Soapy Fish (readers letters), Giant Monster Movies Part Two, A Chat With Mark Morris, The George Eastman Story

Issue 1
September 1991
A Chat With Guy N Smith, Six of the Best, Out With a Bang, Priscilla, I am not Insane..., Sequels: Part II, Cinematic Sexism, Giant Monster Movies Part One

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