How to spot fake gold during the apocalypse.

Everywhere in the world where there has been calamity, and disorder people have sought to trade items on the black market. From Sarajevo to Caracas, there is one currency that has been accepted. Gold, it is now, has been and will always be a form of currency that...

How to save 1k, 5k or 10k before the Apocalypse.

One of the questions that I hear so often on social media relates to the fact that someone wants to start prepping but doesn’t have any money.   Usually, the advice is to begin by learning skills, and it is excellent advice.   However, it never addresses...

Best College Degrees for the Apocalypse and Today.

Best College Degrees for the Apocalypse   And today. Pharmaceutical Chemistry With the availability of large companies to make drugs after the apocalypse someone with the knowledge and ability to manufacture drugs will be in high demand. It will be one of the...

Home made booze

Two Easy Ways to Make Alcohol From Home Who doesn’t like to do a little partying during the Apocalypse? I know I do. But when those shining, almost glowing from inner light booze stores have already been raided and looted, what is a Wastelander to do? Make your own...

What is it like firing a weapon with a gas mask?

Often in Post Apocalyptic art and media you will see people wearing gas masks and doing a combat scenario style exercise. There is only one problem with this. It is next to impossible to fight in a gas mask. Let me explain. A gas mask is intended to protect a users...

What Martial Art is the best for the Apocalypse?

You don’t have to wait for the apocalypse to wind up somehow in a situation that could require you to defend yourself. I certainly didn’t the night that I found myself confronting a man with a knife trying to take my wallet in a parking lot.   So what is the...

Situational Awareness Tips from a LEO

I can’t think of any other profession that relies on situational awareness day in day out, every day to keep themselves safe than a police officer. From the moment they hit the streets until the moment they take of their uniform Law Enforcement professionals face...

Who can you trust?

As a Prepper who do you trust? I was looking into joining a prepper group because of a class that I wanted to take. It was a fairly well-known group but I decided to take a look at who was running it. The man who runs the group also just happened to own a survival...

The Void (2017)

  Have you ever read H.P. Lovecraft and wished that they would make a movie based on one of his books that didn’t completely suck? Wish and want no longer. Although it doesn’t follow the plot of any of H.P.’s writings, the presence of the Godfather of...

Zombieland

As you may know that the business of vicious zombies isn’t growing like it was a few years ago. Now, werewolves, vampires and other deadly creatures have moved in and almost conquered the cinematic turf, but zombies aren’t dead, they moved to video games where...

Time Trap

From all outward appearances, this shouldn’t be on a post-apocalypse website. The movie follows a group of young men and women as they search for their lost professor who went missing while exploring a cave. Central to the theme is the fact that the Archeology...

IO (2019)

IO I don’t know whether it’s the cinematography or the overall feel of the film that initially pulls you in. But you are instantly drawn into this world in which some ecological event has made the air dangerous . It instantaneously gives the feeling of loneliness...

Zardoz

ZardozWhat is it about? If there is one movie that is in serious need of a revival/reboot, it is the 1974 Post Apocalyptic film Zardoz. You can find hints, easter eggs and references to the movie everywhere. Excalibur, Pulp Fiction, Dark City, Wonder Boys, Futurama,...

Book Review – Playful Preparedness

Author: Tim Young The main desire of any parent is for their child to have the best life possible. With that in mind, one of the things that a parent hopes for is that their child can navigate the world even in the worst of catastrophes. That being said, there is...

Wheat and Tares

Based on the Apocalypse as predicted by Harold Camping, the film follows three of his followers before and after the apocalypse. They all wholeheartedly believe that the world will end on this date and that God will take them among the 200 million other chosen into...

Danny’s Doomsday

Danish horror film Directed by Martin Barnewitz Danny is your typical Danish High School student trying to work up the courage to talk to his crush. His younger brother makes his way through school being as challenging as possible to the local bully. Rie, just wants...

The Quiet Hour (2014)

The movie begins with a young woman burying a half-burnt body. The camera pans away to show some kind of alien spacecraft off in the distance. The movie is an alien apocalypse film. However, unlike most alien apocalypse films this isn’t about the aliens destroying...

A Celebration of the Post-Apocalype.

Is it wrong to loot a corpse?

  At first glance, you might say “What kind of sick Bastard are you?! Of course, it’s not wrong to loot a corpse!” But it may not be such a cut and dry answer as you might think. There are some serious considerations before you crack open that beautiful...

Why go to Atomic Falls?

    Initially, I thought why would anyone want to go to Wyandotte Oklahoma to attend a Post-Apocalypse festival? It’s in the middle of nowhere. Then I looked at a map and realized one vital aspect of the location. It is right in the middle of the United...

Will Robots take over?

Will a robot take over the world or just my job? Fortune Magazine states that as many as 800 million jobs could be taken by 2030. Back in 2016, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim predicted that over 50 percent of employment in many developing countries will be taken...

Death Karts – A Menace to Society or the Rebirth of Excitement?

Pictured above- Varec and DeathKart Groupie. Apostapocalypse speaks with Varec, One of the Founders of the Rust Riders,a Gang of DeathKart Racers. We wanted to find out, does Deathkart races involve actual deaths? Or is it one seriously badass way to enjoy yourself...

APA Interviews M.P. Fitzgerald.

We recently had the pleasure of speaking with the Author of "A Happy Bureaucracy." It is one of the most entertaining takes on the Post-Apocalypse written in recent decades. M.P. Fitzgerald gives us insight into his book, tips for other writers and an exclusive sneak...

Why Negan is the Good Guy of The Walking Dead.

Sure, he has his quirks. Who wouldn’t have some kind of psychological problems after the end of the world as we know it? However, Negan shows us what leadership should be in a post-apocalypse. The Negan Provides Negan supplied a safe environment for the most...

What to do after Wasteland Weekend.

Wasteland Weekend the largest Post-Apocalypse party in the world is almost upon us. People gather from all over the world to enjoy one wild week in the ashes of the old world of California City, California, U.S.A. Started in 2010 it has been home to, at last count,...

What happened to the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse?

There is one strange thing I have noticed as I have been watching various prepper websites, youtube channels and Religious Cults. It is that during 2011 up until 2012 you couldn’t spit without seeing something about the Mayan 2012 Apocalypse. Was the 2012...

APA interviews Nuclear Snail

Among the Post Apocalyptic LARP Community, Nuclear Snail is well known for his tutorials on how to achieve the Wastelander look. I ran across his channel several years ago and still remember his video on some kind of snake crotch thing. Hard to explain. Anyway, I...

All I need to know of Life I learned from Post-Apocalyptic MMOs

There was a time before Rust, fortnight, and fallen earth. Before Bethesda murdered the Fallout Universe by shooting it in the head and burying it in a shallow grave with 76, there was fonline. Devastating Gangs of people from around the world combine to create a...

Wastelanders

In Wastelanders you will find articles ranging on topics from PA Pop Culture to Interviews with some VIPs of the Wasteland.

Lost Lore

In Lost Lore you will find reviews of Post Apocalyptic Books and Movies.

Survival Guide

Survival Guides gives information on how to stay alive before, during and after the Apocalypse.