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Encyclopedia > The Escapist (magazine)
Cover for The Escapist's first issue: "Gaming Uber Alles" [1]
Cover for The Escapist's first issue: "Gaming Uber Alles" [1]

The Escapist is an online magazine covering video games, gamers, the gaming industry, and the elusive gaming culture. It is edited by Julianne Greer, and was first published on July 12th, 2005. The Escapist runs weekly with a main edition published on Tuesday and a weekend extra edition on Friday. It is free and is available online-only. Computer and video games A screenshot of Tetris for the Nintendo Game Boy A console game (better known as a video game) is a form of interactive multimedia used for entertainment, which consists of a moveable image displayed on a screen that is usually controlled and manipulated using a handheld... This article needs cleanup. ... July 12 is the 193rd day (194th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 172 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

The premiere issue featured such well-known authors as Tycho Brahe, Kieron Gillen, and John Tynes. Following issues included work by Tom Chick, Allen Varney, Jim Rossignol and other top writers from in and outside the game industry. Jerry Holkins Keith Gerald Jerry Holkins is the writer of the popular webcomic Penny Arcade. ... Kieron Gillen is a computer games journalist who has worked for PC Gamer, The Escapist and Amiga Power. ... This article belongs in one or more categories. ...



  • Executive Editor Julianne Greer
  • Content Editor Joseph Blancato
  • Research Manager Nova Barlow
  • Producer Jonathan Hayter
  • Layout Artist Jessica Fielhauer
  • Lead Web Developer Whitney Butts
  • Web Developer Erik Jacobson
  • IT Director Jason Smith
  • Publisher Alexander Macris
  • Associate Publishers Jerry Godwin, Gregory Lincoln
  • Director of Advertising Susan Briglia
  • Media Sales Associate Laura Rotondo
  • Chairman of Themis Group Thomas S. Kurz

Regular Contributors

  • Allen Varney
  • Jim Rossignol
  • Joe Blancato
  • John Tynes
  • Pat Miller
  • Shawn Williams

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Main article: The Escapist/Issues

Issue 33: "Groovy Games"

 * "Great Zombie Depression" - Joe Blancato * "Duck and Cover" - Russ Pitts * "Money for Nothin' and Chips for Free" - Richard Aihoshi * "Retro Like You've Never Seen It Before" - Pat Miller 
Read issue 33

Related Links

  • Homepage
  • The Escapist Lounge - The Escapist's discussion blog
  • Past Issues



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