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Games For People Issue 1


(48 pages)

Games For People is a new zine about folk games by George Buckenham & Pat Ashe. Made up of rules, essays, memories, stories and histories. This zine is an attempt to deal with the age old problem of only remembering the rules to about 3 different folk games when a bit drunk and hopefully an entry point for those unfamiliar with folk games, their rules and histories.

This first issue contains around 60 games collected from our own experiences, sent in by friends or overheard in bars. Games that require nothing but your own bodies up to complex 'traditional' games from Suffolk and knife games.

All the illustration was done by the fantastic Angus Dick: