Fix for issue download problem on iOS9
New iPhone layout
Bug fixes and performance improvements
**Please note that once you update to iOS9 the Newsstand folder will turn into a standard app folder. You will now be able to move your magazine apps out of Newsstand, for example on to your homescreen.**
Bi-monthly news, features & reviews featuring good old-fashioned longform writing about Cult TV from Blake’s 7 to Banshee, Neon Genesis Evangelion to NCIS, Supermarionation to Spiral, and all points inbetween, presented in a clean, modern style.
Feature sections include The Vidiot’s Guide to…, The Whole Story, TV Lore, Zoetrope, The Death Slot, and Legends of Cult TV. Previous issues have included a look at the shows of Donald P. Bellisario (issue 7), the Fantasy Issue (Issue 6), the HD restoration of The Professionals (Issue 5), the unmade T.J. Hooker movie (issue 4), and interviews past and present with the late Nigel Kneale (his career), Peter Wyngarde (of Jason King fame), Bryan Fuller (on Hannibal S2), and Frank Darabont (on Mob City).
British-based but looking outwards, covering shows from the U.K., U.S., Australia (Danger 5, INXS: Never Tear Us Apart), Japan (Sword Art Online, Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine), France (Maison Close, Braquo) and Scandinavia (Borgen, Bron/Broen), on DVD, Blu-ray, special screenings and online.
This is a free app download. Within the app users can purchase the current issue and back issues.
Subscriptions are also available within the application. A subscription will start from the latest issue.
Available subscriptions are:
6 months: £7.49 / €9.99 / $10.99 (6 issues)
12 months:: £14.99 / €18.99 / $20.99 (3 issues)
-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.
Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.
We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update, please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store
Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]
You can find our terms and conditions here:
- November 06, 2014 Initial release
- March 20, 2015 New version 4.9.76
- October 18, 2015 New version 4.9.86