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Joe Dever’s Freeway Warrior: The Omega Zone

The third part of Joe Dever’s post-apocalyptic Freeway Warrior series has now been released by Swedish publisher Åskfågeln. As with the two previous books, this updated new edition of The Omega Zone is another beautifully produced hardcover, featuring a wrap-around dust jacket with a full-colour region map printed on the inside, handy book ribbons, and …

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JULY ROUND-UP: newly released and coming soon

A late round-up article this month, however, the delay has beneficially allowed us to feature a few more titles! Plenty here for gamers seeking all types of interactive fiction – old, reimagined classics and continuing series in both print and digital, and new adventures featuring various game systems.   Fighting Fantasy Classics: Trial of Champions …

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MINI REVIEW: Highway Holocaust

Before Joe Dever’s untimely passing in late 2016 he completed revised editions of his post-apocalyptic series Freeway Warrior for Swedish publisher Åskfågeln, updating the original timeline to the year 2033 (rather than 2020 as in the 1988 edition) and changing some aspects of Cal Phoenix’s story to better match the expectations of a modern audience. …

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Joe Dever’s Freeway Warrior: Highway Holocaust

The release of the new edition of Highway Holocaust, the first book in Joe Dever’s Freeway Warrior series from Swedish publisher Åskfågeln, is now imminent, with the book being printed and prepared for delivery. Pre-orders are currently open at Åskfågeln’s webstore, so those who missed the Kickstarter campaign last year can now order a copy …

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RIP Joe Dever

Legendary gamebook author Joe Dever passed away on 29 November 2016 due to complications after surgery. Creator of the fantasy world of Magnamund and the Lone Wolf series, Dever’s many gamebooks, roleplaying games and computer games enthralled and entertained millions, earning him impressive worldwide sales and establishing his works as much loved fan favourites. At …

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New editions of Joe Dever’s Freeway Warrior

Swedish publisher Åskfågeln are currently running a Kickstarter campaign to print new hardcover and softcover versions of Joe Dever’s post-apocalyptic Freeway Warrior series, originally released in the late eighties. Joe Dever has updated the timeline and changed Cal Phoenix’s story to better fit in today’s society, with the adventure now taking place in the year …

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