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Eleven
by Lucian Carter

Funny how sometimes a gamenight's drama comes from the players, not the game. In this short piece, see the finale of a game where more than just the character's lives are at stake.

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The Dimenos Problem

The Dimenos Problem


Dimenos was once an exclusive liner plying the spacelanes of the Reach. Now, after having been party to slave trading, she lies near-derelict at her moorings, stripped of her luxurious fittings and left to decay. When a pirate attack on Thebus highport forces five Travellers to take shelter in the wreck, they find themselves adrift aboard the dying ship. With no power, no weapons and no prospect...   [click here for more]
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The Frozen Watch

The Frozen Watch


Marine Gunnery Sergeant Walker emerges from cold sleep and is blown out of an assault cutter into orbit. Surrounded by the frozen corpses of comrades, with no communications and a battle dress computer that speaks the wrong language, quick thinking is critical. Walker must figure out a way to land safely on the unknown planet below or burn up trying. ...   [click here for more]
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The King is Dead

The King is Dead


The King of Drinax is dead. His son Oleb must take the throne. But Oleb is missing. The prince has not returned from his tour of the outer systems and he must be brought home to his throne and his kingdom. The quest is entrusted to Asaj, a knight of the Star Guard. His mission: ensure the hotblooded young prince returns to the dusty throne of a vanished empire. The old Empire is gone. The kingdom...   [click here for more]
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A Warrior's Soul

A Warrior's Soul


What is an Aslan warrior to do when his flesh does not mirror his soul? There is little honour to be found on the exile planet of Kteiroa, but when Tikhnal is challenged by a dishonourable braggart, there is no recourse but to fight. But the braggard isn’t just a brute. He is out for gain, planning to step over Tikhnal's corpse to take the one thing he has left – his ship. However, to...   [click here for more]
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The Span of the Stars

The Span of the Stars


The hunters move through the jungle…   The Aslan are a young and hungry expansionist power, eager to seize territory. Humaniti are old, scattered, degenerate – and vulnerable. As the inevitable war for territory draws closer, young Lord Ifteyu of the Hlewela clan travels to the border worlds to survey potential conquests. He hungers for a vast empire that...   [click here for more]
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Eclipse Phase: Infamy

Eclipse Phase: Infamy


Tierslay, a street hacker, struggles to survive on Earth, prior to the Fall, when the mysterious death of her only friend forces her to face her own mortality. Torn between a religious upbringing and her criminal brother's promise of eternal life, the choice to back up her mind leads her down a path of betrayal and transformation. Infamy is the introductory fiction for Eclipse Phase...   [click here for more]
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The Thief

The Thief


Which can cause more damage - a secret between a father and a son, or the truth when it finally comes out years later? Can something as simple as a baseball card destroy a relationship between the two? A short story from our Nibs literary line. Available in EPUB, Kindle and PDF formats. ...   [click here for more]
Untreed Reads Publishing  $0.50 $0.35

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Shadowrun: Sprawl Stories, Volume 1

Shadowrun: Sprawl Stories, Volume 1


MEAN STREETS? YOU HAVE NO IDEA… The Sixth World is a dangerous place, and nowhere is that more obvious than in Seattle, the so-called Emerald City. Surrounding its neon-drenched heart is kilometer after kilometer of Sprawl, where millions of people scratch out a living among hazardous, slowly decaying neighborhoods and even more dangerous neighbors. Sprawl Stories...   [click here for more]
Catalyst Game Labs  $4.99

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Father's Day

Father's Day


Children, it is said, are a joy forever. However, that's not necessarily true if one you've never known shows up on your doorstep mentally unhinged and bent upon revenge. District Attorney Preston Ives, fresh from convicting a serial killer, is shocked to discover a long-forgotten decision now threatens both his present and his future. A short crime story from our Fingerprints line. Available...   [click here for more]
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A Soul They Forgot: A Trimmer in Titanic's Crew

A Soul They Forgot: A Trimmer in Titanic's Crew


Joseph Franklin Dawson You may think you know this name, but you don't. You may think you've heard his story, but you haven't. You may think you know the legend of the ship of dreams, but you don't know all of it. With the aid of modern technology, and a little magic; a shadow of the past has come forth to explain what he experienced on a cold and fateful April morning. The story of his...   [click here for more]
Dark Gatekeeper Gaming  $0.99

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"Game" and "Steamroller": Two Nicki Latrelle Mysteries

"Game" and "Steamroller": Two Nicki Latrelle Mysteries


This volume collects both of Sasscer Hill's Nicki Latrelle short stories, featuring the jockey/amateur detective in the world of horse racing: GAME and STEAMROLLER. If you miss the late Dick Francis’s racetrack thrillers, you’ll be intrigued by Sasscer Hill’s Racing From Death.” —The Washington Post, August 29, 2012" Note: This digital edition includes...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Digital Consciousness - a Short Science Fiction

Digital Consciousness - a Short Science Fiction


In her short science fiction story "Digital Consciousness", Rianna explores a choice many of us may face. Given near immortality by advanced technology, what does it mean to be human? As we invent technology that can repair our bodies, simulate our brains, and allow us to plug ourselves into our computers at an ever-increasing degree, where is the line between artificial and human intelligence? Dare...   [click here for more]
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Tales of Freeport: My Night In Freeport

Tales of Freeport: My Night In Freeport


A naive cabin boy goes ashore in Freeport for the first time, and learns important lessons about life in the big city, why attention to proper knot lore matters, and about the sailors’ code. About Anthony Pryor Anthony Pryor has been writing for the gaming industry since the late Cenezoic era, starting with FASA's Battletech in the 1980s, moving on to Bard Games' World of Talislanta,...   [click here for more]
Green Ronin  $1.99

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Spirit Murder

Spirit Murder


E. Hoffmann Price (1898 – 1988) was an American writer of popular fiction (he was a self-titled 'fictioneer') for the pulp magazine marketplace. He collaborated with H. P. Lovecraft on "Through the Gates of the Silver Key" -- and penned hundreds of other stories, primarily in the horror and mystery fields. "Spirit Murder" originally appeared in the pulp magazine Spicy Detective Stories, December...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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The Outcast Hours

The Outcast Hours


These are the stories of people who live at night: under neon and starlight, and never the light of the sun. These are the stories of poets and police, tourists and traders; the hidden and the forbidden; the lonely and the lovers. This is their time. The Outcast Hours gathers over two dozen brand-new stories from award-winning writers across genres and continents, including bold new fiction from...   [click here for more]
Rebellion Publishing Ltd  $6.99

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Tales from the Rocket Age

Tales from the Rocket Age


Welcome to the Rocket Age! Inside you will find four stories from a Solar System that never was and a 1938 that should have been. Journey to Mars, scour the vastness of space, and face impossible odds battling criminals, rouge princes, and Nazis! Three Aces for the Dancer by Ed Greenwood   The Ghost Aces, an elite team of operatives, must lose a rocket ship, but not...   [click here for more]
Why Not Games  $1.99

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Hell Has No Fury

Hell Has No Fury


Lawyer Solomon Burr has a new client . . . and it's an old friend of his from law school. Can Sol save his old pal from a murder rap? This tale is ripped from the April 1953 issue of Dime Detective Magazine. A classic! Note: This digital edition includes the PDF, EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) versions of the book. ...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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The Belkamp Apparatus

The Belkamp Apparatus


It was Lucius Belkamp’s wretched misfortune to be everywhere mistaken for a spy, although this was hardly surprising. Anyone with a cover story so unimpeachable as Lucius Belkamp’s simply had to be a spy, in the considered view of quite a number of exceedingly astute chiefs in those shadowy departments whose business is espionage and its prevention. Note: This digital edition...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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QUEST: A Brother's Tale, Part 1 of 3

QUEST: A Brother's Tale, Part 1 of 3


From the Monolith and Midknight Heroes, comes Super Chibi Clash. Written by Jayson Doak, the Monolith and Midknight Heroes brings the exciting world of their Super Chibi miniatures range to life, in this special three-part mini-series. Ashara: a world full of magic and monsters. Magic is a strong force in all of Ashara, but all magic must flow through the path's light, grey and the dark. Each path...   [click here for more]
Crushpop Productions  $1.99

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New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color

New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color


“There’s nothing new under the sun, but there are new suns,” proclaimed Octavia E. Butler. New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color showcases emerging and seasoned writers of many races telling stories filled with shocking delights, powerful visions of the familiar made strange. Between this book’s covers burn tales of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and...   [click here for more]
Rebellion Publishing Ltd  $6.99

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Brains for Sale

Brains for Sale


“Brains for Sale” was originally published in Star Detective Magazine, August 1935. Note: This digital edition includes the PDF, EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) versions of the book.   ...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Shadowed

Shadowed


Jealousy and suspicion leads to murder, when a private detective steers a husband to his wife's secret lover. But there's more to the wife's plan than meets the eye… Note: This digital edition includes the PDF, EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) versions of the book.   ...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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The Atom Bomb Clue

The Atom Bomb Clue


When an atomic researcher steals uranium, will the cops get their man? A classic tale from the pulps, originally published in 10-Story Detective magazine, November 1946. Note: This digital edition includes the PDF, EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) versions of the book.   ...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Tales of Freeport: In the Shadows

Tales of Freeport: In the Shadows


A crew docks in the City of Adventure, ready to carouse with their newly-won booty. But one swabby has a much darker purpose... About Richard C. Wright Richard C. White is a science fiction/fantasy author, but he has also been known to do dark fantasy, new pulp, historical adventure, fantasy noir, and even non-fiction. His latest releases are Harbinger of Darkness and For a Few Gold...   [click here for more]
Green Ronin  $1.99

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The Opposite Number

The Opposite Number


A tongue-in-cheek look at a CIA Operative who's in over his head. Or is he? A spy-and-counterspy tale with a "difference"! Note: This digital edition includes the PDF, EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) versions of the book.   ...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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The Taint and Other Novellas: A Cthulhu Mythos Collection

The Taint and Other Novellas: A Cthulhu Mythos Collection


A collection of thrilling tales inspired by H. P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos from one of horror’s biggest legends. This volume contains the very best of Brian Lumley’s Mythos novellas spanning the entire breadth of his illustrious career. From Rising With Surtsey through to the eponymous The Taint, these tales plumb the very depths of horror and show Lumley at...   [click here for more]
Rebellion Publishing Ltd  $6.99

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Dracula: Rise of the Beast

Dracula: Rise of the Beast


GENESIS OF A MONSTER Vlad III Drăcula. A warleader in a warlike time: brilliant, charismatic, pious. But what became of him? What drove him to become a creature of darkness—Bram Stoker’s cruel, ambitious “Un-Dead”—and what use did he make of this power, through the centuries? More than a hundred years after the monster’s death, the descendants of the survivors...   [click here for more]
Rebellion Publishing Ltd  $5.99

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Gatekeeper Lecata: Rising Tide

Gatekeeper Lecata: Rising Tide


Book 2 of the "Opening of the Gates" short story series. Planet Lecata. Realm of Knowledge. Home to a population of devoted frontier scientists. An entire culture, built of law and logic, rhythm and reason. Their ultimate goal is to uncover and understand all of the mysteries of the Trushira Galaxy. But what shall these brave men and women do, when they turn their eyes to the stars and find, that...   [click here for more]
Dark Gatekeeper Gaming  $1.00

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A Valentine for the Silencer

A Valentine for the Silencer


Valentine's Day 1938: All Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the masked crimefighter known only as the Silencer wants is to have a romantic dinner with his beautiful fiancée Constance Allen. But on his way to his date, Richard happens upon a mugging in progress. Can he save the victim and make sure that young Thomas Walden has the chance to propose to his girlfriend? And will he...   [click here for more]
Pegasus Pulp Publishing  $0.99

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A Simple Assignment

A Simple Assignment


In Degenerate City there is only one private dick that hunts the names on the naughty list. Christmas Elf Cheerful Baby Vickers, C.B. Vickers to her enemies and Vickers to friends and coworkers, cleans up the streets to safeguard the integrity of the lists. When a new case draws her into murder and conspiracy Vickers must uncover the truth and bring a killer to justice to complete her investigation....   [click here for more]
53rd Street Publishing  $1.99

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The Magician’s Daughter

The Magician’s Daughter


This lighthearted and humorous fantasy short story describes what happens when a young woman takes over her deceased father’s business as a consulting magician and how she deals with troublesome clients, unreliable retainers, and devious rivals. It includes appearances by numerous nonhuman creatures, including giants, gnomes, hippogriffs, ghosts, and hobgoblins. “The Magician’s...   [click here for more]
Skirmisher Publishing  $0.99

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Tales of Freeport: Unlikely Tides

Tales of Freeport: Unlikely Tides


A new ship's crew of unusual composition tacks against the wind to establish their places on the seas and in Freeport: The City of Adventure. About Dylan Birtolo Dylan Birtolo is a writer, game designer, and professional sword-swinger. He’s published multiple novels, novellas, and short stories both in established universes and worlds of his own creation. Some of the universes that he’s...   [click here for more]
Green Ronin  $1.99

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Gatekeeper Trimas: Breaking Away

Gatekeeper Trimas: Breaking Away


Book 3 of the "Opening of the Gates" short story series. Planet Trimas. Realm of Trickery. Home of the Endless Masquerade. A society that thrives on strict social standards. Conformity, enforced by martial law. Those who adhere to these rules have traded true freedom for the illusion of safety. Brittany Thornton is like many other high school students. Just trying to survive until graduation....   [click here for more]
Dark Gatekeeper Gaming  $1.00

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Words On A Wall

Words On A Wall


Monsters, cryogenics, relationships, religion, war, dragons, cannibalism, angels, demons, space exploration, aliens, beans, eyes, traffic cones, gods, Chicago, pot plants, robots, a dive bar on Mars, goblins, heart break, July, cake, bees, geese, peacock flavour crisps and time travel are just some of the things you’ll find in this eclectic collection of flash fiction and poetry. Originally...   [click here for more]
AAM Markosia  $14.99 $4.99

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Tale from Tangier

Tale from Tangier


A classic crime tale by best-selling science fiction author Mack Reynolds, ripped from the pages of the March, 1961 issue of Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine! Note: This digital edition includes the PDF, EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) versions of the book.   ...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Pugmire: Thank You, Darcy Cat

Pugmire: Thank You, Darcy Cat (audio product)


The world of Pugmire comes alive in this full cast audio drama experience! The police dogs have called Alistair Afghan to discuss the crimes of his valet, Darcy Cat. But this misunderstanding leads to the discovery of a deadly secret deep in the heart of Pugmire society. Will Alistair and Darcy be able to save Pugmire from this threat? Created by Audioblivious Productions in...   [click here for more]
Onyx Path Publishing  $1.00

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(Nearly) True American Legends: Battle Mountain

(Nearly) True American Legends: Battle Mountain


A single short story from an (intended) upcoming series of short stories about totally (nearly) true tales coming from the United States and its neighbors. This is the tale of Battle Mountain, Nevada. Sure, you can see some of this information on the internet on legitimate sites, but this is information from someone who has seen it live. And their anecdote is your wisdom for the future. ...   [click here for more]
Infinity E  $1.00

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The Whodunit? MEGAPACK

The Whodunit? MEGAPACK


9 great reads for a lonely night of thrills and chills! In Sydney J. Bounds's "The Book Miser" has detective Josephine "Jo" Royal trying to thwart an unscrupulous book collector who's taken advantage of an innocent seller. In "The Purple Glove Murders," by Mary Wickizer Burgess, attorney Gail Brevard is asked to solve a killing that appears to be linked to another murder from decades earlier. In...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Dragonfly: A Short Story

Dragonfly: A Short Story


I descended, picking my way through the detritus of cogs and springs, bolts and tiny wings, the leftovers from a lifetime of hard work. Each step was a tinkle-crunch, gears smaller than the nails of my fingers grinding beneath my feet. It made for slow progress, this ground. The rubble was sharp, and I did not want to cut myself on the rusted angles. He met me at the door, swinging it...   [click here for more]
Loot The Room  Pay What You Want

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Tales of Earth-Prime: Everyone, This Is Kevin

Tales of Earth-Prime: Everyone, This Is Kevin


Even robot superhero boys need to go to school, but Kevin soon learns that there is more to an education than pencils and chalk. About Eytan Bernstein Eytan Bernstein lives a curious dual life. By day, he works as an editor in educational publishing, developing print and digital educational materials for history, geography, and other social sciences. Eytan sees this as the time he gets to write...   [click here for more]
Green Ronin  $1.99

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The Truth Is Out There

The Truth Is Out There


Matt Olsen is on the trail of something that just might get him killed. Reporting for The Orbis Observer, a yellow rag that’s cracked cases like Area 51 and Bigfoot, Matt’s used to tangling with the paranormal. Now, he’s tracking the Hantu Jarang Gigi: the legendary ape-men spirits of the Malaysian jungle. What Matt doesn’t know is that something in the steamy maze is also tracking...   [click here for more]
Four Fools Press  $0.99

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Swords of Kos: The Dinner Party

Swords of Kos: The Dinner Party


“The Dinner Party” is a self-standing short story set in Skirmisher Publishing LLC’s Swords of Kos Fantasy Campaign Setting that takes place shortly after the events described in the bestselling swords-and-sorcery novel Swords of Kos: Necropolis and in the same location as the adventure "Into the Mines of Moira." ...   [click here for more]
Skirmisher Publishing  $0.50

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The Three Dungeoneers

The Three Dungeoneers


Dhum the dwarf, Hazzard the barbarian and Avariss the half-elf are great at fighting, but terrible at financial planning. No matter how many monsters they slay, somehow they always end up broke. In this hilarious collection of stories their endless quest for treasure takes them to a mysterious tower, a haunted tavern, a wild wilderness, a scheming city and a dark labyrinth. If you’ve ever...   [click here for more]
Campaign Coins  $14.95 $3.99

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The Doctor Satan MEGAPACK®: The Complete Series from Weird Tales

The Doctor Satan MEGAPACK®: The Complete Series from Weird Tales


Originally published in WEIRD TALES magazine in the 1930s, here is the complete Doctor Satan series -- fascinating tales about that weird genius of crime who calls himself Doctor Satan. He is no madman, but is as sane as you or I. An immensely rich man, he has turned to crime for the thrill of it, and strikes down those in his path ruthlessly, heartlessly, and thoroughly. He is master of amazing powers...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Manic Musings of a Maniacal Mind

Manic Musings of a Maniacal Mind


For more than two decades, editors have been publishing the works of J Alan Erwine, exposing you, the reader, to the dark recesses of the author’s mind. Now, all of those stories have been combined together into one massive tome. Get a glimpse into Erwine’s grim view of the future, and explore the universe from his slightly off-kilter point of view. Visit the planets, the stars, the scary...   [click here for more]
Nomadic Delirium Press  $6.99

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The 9th Golden Age of Weird Fiction Megapack: Frank Belknap Long (Vol. 2)

The 9th Golden Age of Weird Fiction Megapack: Frank Belknap Long (Vol. 2)


Prepare yourself for more macabre spectacles and contes cruel, crawling things and loathsome gods, predators from deep inside the mind of man and from far outside angled space, all brought to you by the incomparable Frank Belknap Long! Included are 20 short stories and the complete text of Long's 1977 poetry collection. Here are: JOHNNY ON THE SPOT THE MAN FROM NOWHERE FISHERMAN'S LUCK THE REFUGEES GRAB...   [click here for more]
Wildside Press  $0.99

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Tales of Earth-Prime: Night of the Witch

Tales of Earth-Prime: Night of the Witch


It's Halloween Past, and Seven finds herself wrapped up in an eldritch conspiracy that will force her to team up with Lantern Jack to save the city. About Nathan E Meyer Nathan Meyer has, under a variety of names, traditionally published 20 novels and numerous professional short stories across all genres. His gaming and superhero fiction includes forthcoming work in the Deadlands RPG, a novel and...   [click here for more]
Green Ronin  $1.99

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Samurai: Cherry Blossoms Fall

Samurai: Cherry Blossoms Fall


‘To paraphrase the famous words of the Three Great Shoguns of Japan: “Little Bird - if you do not read this book, you will miss something good in the wind.” In these stories and excerpts Alex and Josh show their deep interest in samurai, and approach the subject with the respect and sophistication due to the twofold Way of the pen and the sword.’ —Sean...   [click here for more]
Uffda Press  $2.99 $0.99

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Hunt the Winterlands

Hunt the Winterlands


Long ago in distant lands, a great explosion struck the heart of the Daggar Mountain range, causing every race and city, as well as nearly all animal and plant life, to collapse. Seven-hundred years later there are very few who dare venture to the Winterlands. The elves massed a great evacuation going eastward across the ocean, and the dwarves tunneled their way underground in a ten-year mass effort...   [click here for more]
Uffda Press  $9.99 $3.99

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Rivet

Rivet


The well-fitted seam of society has blown open in a torrent of fire, smoke, oil, and steel. Smoldering ruins mark the landscape, while diesel-driven mechs plow through war torn streets. Ambiguous alliances, vicious action, and terrible odds claim the terrain in which the mysterious driver of D3BR1S must navigate. His goal: save his beloved capital…and survive. ...   [click here for more]
Four Fools Press  $0.99

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