Is this real?


The news on this site is not real. In fact, nothing that you consider “real” is actually real. You are living in a sophisticated simulation that is based on the code of the 1984 ZX Spectrum home computing game Jet Set Willy.

So what is this all about?

The Stranger Times is a newspaper based in Manchester and dedicated to reporting the weird and wonderful from around the world. The editorial team live inside the head of author C.K. McDonnell. You can read about their adventures in The Stranger Times novel.