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First issue
EditorsRichard Kaufman, Harry Lorayne
First issueJanuary, 1978
Final issueDecember, 1997

Apocalypse was a monthly newsletter started by Richard Kaufman and Harry Lorayne in 1978 and ran until 1997.

Kaufman's brainchild, he and Harry did equal duty regarding content and writing during the first year, with Kaufman also doing illustration and layout. Lorayne became the sole editor and writer beginning with the second year. Other illustrators include Bill Steinacker, Gregg Webb, Joe Wierzbicki, and Robert Lorayne.

Vol. 1, no. 1, Jan. 1978 - Vol. 20, no. 12, Dec. 1997

Apocalypse was later republished by L&L Publishing in four large hardcover volumes. (2000-2002)