I don’t know anything about Dark Krypt. The name alone tells you that it is not my kind of zine.
The closure message was very nasty, though.
“An extended illness coupled with incompetent and unreliable staff has forced The Dark Krypt to temporarily close its doors.”
Unpleasant, to say the least.
As Woodrow Wilson said about academic politics, “they are so vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.”