Cloud City (Star Wars zine)

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Title: Cloud City
Publisher: Italian fan club, Cloud City
Editor(s): Fiorenzo delle Rupi
Date(s): 1990 to at least 1996
Medium: print
Fandom: Star Wars
Language: Italian (with a supplementary booklet in English), and English and Italian (the second issue)
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Cloud City is a Star Wars zine published in Italy. It contains fiction, articles, cartoons, and art. It is in English.

flyer for the first issue, printed in Southern Enclave #27
a review in Italian of Southern Enclave in issue #1

The zine was bi-monthly. A collection of material from some issues were printed in 1993's Cloud City: Freezing Chamber.

When the Cloud City club magazine ended in 2000, the club began a new club zine called Dark Side and may have had a hand in The Hidden Wars.

Sister Zines

A Description

CLOUD CITY - A SAFE PORT FOR THE STAR WARS FANS is an association created in early 1990 by several of the major STAR WARS Italian fans in an effort to maintain the enjoyment and the love for the Saga alive; Each bimonthly issue of CLOUD CITY features news, articles and fiction by the Italian and American members of the club, fan-made drawings from the vehicles and ships of the movies and one of two issues always features color covers. The zine is published in Italian, but CLOUD CITY also features a booklet containing english texts drawn from the Star Wars Radio Shows. Subscription Rates: six issues for 25.000 lit. [1]

Issue 1

Cloud City 1 was published in March 1990.

  • unknown content

Issue 2

Cloud City 2 was published in May 1990.

  • unknown content

Issue 3

Cloud City 3 was published in July 1990.

Issue 4

Cloud City 4 was published in September 1990.

Issue 5

Cloud City 5 was published in November 1990.

Issue 6

Cloud City 6 was published in January 1991.

Issue 7

Cloud City 7 was published in March 1991.

  • unknown content

Issue 8

Cloud City 8 was published in 1991.

Issue 9

Cloud City 9 was published in July 1991.

Issue 10

Cloud City 10 was published in September 1991.

  • Ma che cosa ti sei messo in testa?!, article by Giulia Garbin (reprinted as "What's On Your Head?!" in Cloud City: Freezing Chamber)
  • other unknown content

Issue 11

Cloud City 11 was published in November 1991.

  • Quali sono i tuoi voleri, mio Padrone?, fiction by Giulia Garbin (reprinted as "What is Thy Bidding, Master?" in Cloud City: Freezing Chamber)
  • other unknown content

Issue 12

Cloud City 12 was published in January 1992.

Issue 13

Cloud City 13 was published in March 1992.

  • unknown content

Issue 14

Cloud City 14

  • unknown content

Issue 15

Cloud City 15

  • unknown content

Issue 16

Cloud City 16

Issue 17

Cloud City 17


  1. ^ from a 1990 flyer