The Venns

The zine is a spoof research paper on the workings of the average pub quiz team. Anonymous ‘Informants’ are quoted, terms are defined and serious-sounding theories are bandied about, but it’s all in good fun. Articles include player archetypes, foreign perspectives, a word from the guy who said ‘Munted’ on Countdown, and, of course, there are very important diagrams, charts and graphs throughout.

It’s an A5 zine with 10 black-and-white pages plus full colour front and back covers. It is currently out of print, probably because there just doesn’t seem to be a journal for this kind of research…