Publishing Director, Dave Taylor, of Gamerzines is the special guest on the latest Widget Show podcast. Listeners can find out more about the team behind the free magazines for gamers that launched in November 2006.
The 50 minute programme gives time over to the history behind the people involved as well as an insight into the launch of the free 360Zine and PCGZine. There's even talk of the lineup of magazines for 2007. If you're interested in getting into games journalism, Taylor talks about the necessary skills and some of the ways of working towards it as a career.
Gamerzines are free magazines produced as downloads in the Adobe PDF format. There are currently three different magazines available: 360Zine, PCGzine (PC games) and The Official PES6 Fanzine (for Pro Evolution Soccer 6). All Gamerzines are completely free to download and don't require registration. All readers require is Adobe Reader version 6 or above (also free, if not pre-installed).