Lodestar

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Zine
Title: Lodestar
Publisher: Gail Neville (Gail Zehner?)
Editor(s):
Date(s): 1985
Series?:
Medium: print, zine
Size:
Genre:
Fandom: Blake’s 7 & multimedia
Language: English
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Lodestar is a gen multimedia (with an emphasis on Blake's 7) anthology of stories and poetry by Gail Neville. There were four issues and a Lodestar Omnibus. They were published in Australia.

Regarding the title: It is from "Warlord," the name of a ship from Betafarl, according to the first editorial.

Issue 1

Lodestar 1 was published in 1985.

  • Gail Neville, "Winning Is the Only Safety" (fiction)
  • Gail Neville, "The Intruders" (Doctor Who crossover) (fiction)
  • Gail Neville, "Poems"
  • Gail Neville, "Blake's Seven Star Charts (Dayna and ?)"
  • computer graphics by Laurie Neville

Issue 2

Lodestar 2 was published in April 1985.

  • Gail Neville, "The Cloud Ships of Dhara" (fiction)
  • Gail Neville, "Alone and Silent" (fiction)
  • xBryn Lantry, "A Lie" (poem)
  • Mark Stonham, "Blakes Seven Quiz"
  • Linda McCarthy, "Headhunter, A Review"
  • "Dome City Daily" (non-fiction)
  • Gail Neville, "Blake's Seven Star Charts (Jenna and Servalan)"
  • Zine reviews
  • Adpage
  • computer graphics by Laurie Neville

Issue 3

Lodestar 3 was published in September 1985.

  • Gail Neville, "So Long As They Fear" (fiction)
  • Julie Kramer, "Vengeance" (S5) (fiction)
  • Geoff Tilley, "Wrong Time, Get Time" (fiction)
  • xBryn Lantry, "Might-Have-Beens" (poem)
  • Geoff Tilley, "Ode to Vila" (poem)
  • Mark Stonham, "Quiz"
  • Review pages
  • Gail Neville, "Hotel at the End of the World" (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe/Fawlty Towers crossover) (fiction)
  • computer graphics by Laurie Neville

Issue 4

Lodestar 4 was published in September 1985. It contains other fandom material but mostly Blake's 7.

Omnibus

Lodestar Omnibus is a reprint of issues #1-#3. It was published in December 1985.