The Less Than Legendary Journeys (Hercules: The Legendary Journeys zine)

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Zine
Title: The Less Than Legendary Journeys
Publisher: M. Wilson
Editor(s): Ltlj
Date(s): 2000-2005
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Medium: print
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Genre: gen
Fandom: Hercules: the Legendary Journeys and Young Hercules
Language: English
External Links: Less Than Legendary Journeys: Fanzine
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The Less Than Legendary Journeys is a gen zine with stories from the website by the same name. It was sold each year at MediaWest*Con, and ran for six issues. It was a charity zine, and the profits from each issue were donated to Auckland Ronald McDonald House and Teaching Tolerance, a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center. It was a 2001 Fan Quality Award winner for Best Hercules: the Legendary Journeys fanzine. Two issues have color covers by fan artists Karen River and X.

Issue 1

cover issue #1

The Less Than Legendary Journeys 1 was published in May 2000.


Issue 2

cover issue #2

The Less Than Legendary Journeys 2 was published in May 2001. It included original illustrations by artists Zawiah Zainudin and Kate.


Issue 3

The Less Than Legendary Journeys 3 was published in May 2002. It included original illustrations by artists Zawiah Zainudin and Kate, and a color cover and inside back cover by artist Karen River.

cover of issue #3, Karen River
  • Ill-Met by Moonlight by Naomi Prince (winner of a 2003 FanQ)
  • King of Thieves by Fyresong
  • The Pass by Liz S.
  • Future Perfect: Imperative by Artemis Artemis
  • Darkness Visible Revisited by Martha Wilson
  • Silver Hill by Naomi Prince


Issue 4

The Less Than Legendary Journeys 4 was published in May 2003.

  • Interstice by Naomi Prince
  • Mirror of the Soul by Carolyn Golledge
  • Dark Hunt by Martha Wilson
  • The Labor of Neleus by Naomi Prince

Issue 5

The Less Than Legendary Journeys 5 was published in May 2004.

This was a special Egyptian issue with a reprint of "Home is Where the Heart is" and the first printing of the sequel, "The Ninth Plague" by Martha Wilson. Cover and illustrations were by Ahary.

Issue 6

cover of issue #6

The Less Than Legendary Journeys 6 was published in May 2005 and contains 93 pages. It has a color cover by X.

  • Aftermath by Mary Crawford
  • Brand Synergy by Naomi Prince
  • Night on the Borderlands by Martha Wilson
  • Wrecked and Muddy by Carolyn Golledge
  • And Now He Writes to Heaven by Mary Crawford


Naughty Bits Issue

Hercules less than legendary naughty bits.jpg

The Less Than Legendary Journeys: the Naughty Bits' published in May 2002, contains the het and slash stories from the site and is 194 pages long. It was edited by Randi DuMois.