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Independence

Independence


In the aftermath of a battle a ship drifts helplessly in space. Is the strange new warship they were fighting still out there? Will it come back for them? Commander Johnson faces a desperate race to get her destroyer back into action and save her crew. "If you liked Alien, you'll love Independence." "I would recommend this to anyone looking for a deep science fiction story. It...   [click here for more]
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Swoosh - A UbiquiCity Story

Swoosh - A UbiquiCity Story


Nadim was glad to find a job, especially at his advanced age, but this one wasn't quite like anything he had expected. Imagine the World in 100 Years. Nine authors collaborated to envision a “Smart City” of the first world 100 years in the future, exploring trends like ubiquitous computing, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, biotech,...   [click here for more]
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The Hush and the Glow

The Hush and the Glow


T H E H U S H A N D T H E G L O W A collection of short stories by Ashley Warren The Hush and the Glow features five short stories about women who are trying to find their place in the future. MOTHERLAND: The toll booth operator stamps the tickets for those hightailing it away from Earth and "out East" to newly terriformed Jupiter, not knowing that her...   [click here for more]
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Libertas Per Sceintiam: Just Another Day

Libertas Per Sceintiam: Just Another Day


The corporations run the world. They bribe those that make the laws and even claim their own city-states. Things are nice on the top, but pretty dreary for everyone else. But not everything is bad, there's aways those willing to take the fight to corps and keep the average people from being too victimized. This is a slice of the dystopian, cyberpunk life of the few protecting the people. ...   [click here for more]
Best With Stuff  Pay What You Want

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Triniton the prequel

Triniton the prequel


The prequel is the backstory of Triniton. It is special as it contains two version of itself, a 3 page BASIC English version and a 9 page full version. Great for introductions of book-people of different proficency to the awesome concept of Triniton. ...   [click here for more]
Christian Ahlin  Pay What You Want

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Invasion : Anybody Out There ...

Invasion : Anybody Out There ...


Some days you wish you hadn't gotten out of bed at all. In the dense atmosphere of Titan it is much more likely that you will mourn the loss of a friend than that you will find comfort and solace at a friend's shoulder. No matter how hard you try or how much you fight, sometimes you just can't catch a break. This is a science fiction short story weighing in at slightly more than 1100 words. It...   [click here for more]
Christian Hollnbuchner  Pay What You Want

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Invasion : Save That Last Dance ...

Invasion : Save That Last Dance ...


Sometimes things have to end for new things to begin. In the cold hard space around Saturn, far from the warmth of the sun, things are much more likely to end than to begin. Sometimes even the best training and all your struggles and efforts can't prevent that your role in the greater picture just ends ... This is a science fiction short story weighing in at slightly more than 1100 words. ...   [click here for more]
Christian Hollnbuchner  Pay What You Want

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The Shattered World Vol.1

The Shattered World Vol.1


Virtual Reality games are the new mainstay of the industry. Today Haruo takes his first steps into a new VRMMORPG, as The Shattered World launches. Watch him struggle as he chooses his path in a world unlike any he has seen before. This is the first installment of a story of the LitRPG genre, weighing in at approximately 5000 words. Want to...   [click here for more]
Christian Hollnbuchner  Pay What You Want

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The Shattered World Vol.2

The Shattered World Vol.2


Virtual Reality games are the new mainstay of the industry. Haruo continues his exploration of the new VRMMORPG, The Shattered World. Watch him struggle as he chooses his path in a world unlike any he has seen before. This is the second installment of a story of the LitRPG genre, weighing in at approximately 5000 words. Want to read more?...   [click here for more]
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The Shattered World Vol.3

The Shattered World Vol.3


Virtual Reality games are the new mainstay of the industry. Haruo continues his exploration of the new VRMMORPG, The Shattered World. Now together with his cousin and next door neighbor he delves deeper into the sewers below the starting city. This is the third installment of a story of the LitRPG genre, weighing in at approximately 6000 words. New to the...   [click here for more]
Christian Hollnbuchner  Pay What You Want

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The Shattered World Vol.4

The Shattered World Vol.4


Virtual Reality games are the new mainstay of the industry. Haruo continues his exploration of the new VRMMORPG, The Shattered World. This installment of the series takes the protagonists out beyond the walls of the big city. This is the fourth installment of a story of the LitRPG genre, weighing in at approximately 6000 words. New to the series? Start...   [click here for more]
Christian Hollnbuchner  Pay What You Want

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Androids & You

Androids & You (audio product)


Androids & You Written by Bill Stuart Adapted by David Hinde Chapman Featuring Steve Anderson Story first published in On Spec Magazine (Summer 2006) Winner: Siver Mark Time Award (2007) ...   [click here for more]
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Testing Edon

Testing Edon (audio product)


Testing Edon Written by Robert J. Santa Adapted by David Hinde Chapman Featuring Brian Dion & Steve Anderson Story first published in On Spec Magazine (Summer 2005) ...   [click here for more]
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The Freak

The Freak (audio product)


The Freak: A Story of St. George Written by Erik Ehn Adapted and Recorded by David Hinde Chapman Featuring Jenn Schorr, Jeremy Robinson, Amanda Chapman Script first published in The Saint Plays ...   [click here for more]
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Ekron RPG Compendium

Ekron RPG Compendium (audio product)


Ekron RPG is a new Multiverse gaming Roleplaying Game. Where we need to choose kingdoms and factions, although Futures to fight with mechanics. The war within came since 2012 until 3045 but the Worlds are ruined. Federations gone and lost. It must be found a new way to seek peace at Federation Momma. This is for customers. ...   [click here for more]
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Russian Apemen from Space

Russian Apemen from Space


You want gonzo? Oh yea, we got it. Ivan Pavlov’s greatest creation: genetically modified Soviet Apemen Warriors from the distant past have somehow found themselves in the present day. Their mission: defend Mother Russian or die. The only problem is their spaceship, the Null, crashes not on the Earth, but somehow, within the Earth’s hollow core. Now, deep beneath the planet’s molten...   [click here for more]
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Frontier Explorer - Issue 8

Frontier Explorer - Issue 8


Welcome Explorers! Issue 8 is now available for download. This issue brings us a variety of topics including races, ships, equipment, and creatures. We also have a variety of campaign background material, a new comic series, and another story about the exploits of Rodworth Shimout. This issue also includes the second of many articles on converting the Star Frontiers setting to the Stars Without...   [click here for more]
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Python's Lunge

Python's Lunge


The space is full of wonders. Some are terrifying. This short Lovecraft stiled narrative tells about a lone pilot who faces the terror of discovering an ancient site. ...   [click here for more]
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Deception's Edge

Deception's Edge


The beginning of the Newmark serial, in which he sees the unrepetant evil of his Stitchmen masters. Includes some gore and violence. Set in the Wreck-Age universe (http://wreck-age.net) ...   [click here for more]
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Roll Them Bones

Roll Them Bones


A short story in which A little boy steals some seeds from a Staker seed bank, and runs into the village Elder. The world of Wreck Age depicts humanity’s desperate struggle after betrayal and disaster have decimated Earth as we know it. Your introduction to Wreck Age begins in the 26th century, during the re-setting of the calendars, or Year Zero, the first year in the re-emergence of civilization...   [click here for more]
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The Imperium Chronicles Collection

The Imperium Chronicles Collection


The Imperium is a vast human empire spanning hundreds of light years in a distant galaxy. The Imperium encompasses thousands of planets, each teaming with tales of intrigue and adventure. The Imperium Chronicles Collection includes short stories set against the backdrop of these innumerable worlds. They include people of different social and economic backgrounds, from a wealthy,...   [click here for more]
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BEM'S Are People Too

BEM'S Are People Too


The first look at a new space opera series starring a female protagonist. Aliens, Bigfoot, Robots, Oh my. New Joan Gleen adventure soon!!! Comments cheerfully read and criticism cheerfully ignored. From the author of Here Be A Dragon and Block 27...   [click here for more]
James R Spencer  Pay What You Want

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Brass by Knight (The Dotson Chronicles #2)

Brass by Knight (The Dotson Chronicles #2)


When you rock the watercraft, there is always a price to pay. There's always one. One who upsets apple carts, one who can't just let business happen. Someone always notices; someone with the power to punish vigilantes. And a killer-for-hire has been summoned. Dotson is just trying to keep a low profile while riding through bandit country. But there's always one, the troublemaker who...   [click here for more]
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Death in the Desert (The Dotson Chronicles #1)

Death in the Desert (The Dotson Chronicles #1)


In this harsh land, Death is a constant companion. Dotson is many things. Doctor. Natural philosopher. Avid reader. Living soul trapped in a steam driven clockwork automaton. As a adventurer and person of medicine, he has seen death before. But this discovery, this killing, will set him on the path to confronting the biggest scourge Everash has ever known! ...   [click here for more]
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He Who Laughs (The Dotson Chronicles #3)

He Who Laughs (The Dotson Chronicles #3)


The eerie laughter echoing across the graveyard was the least of his problems! Murderer's Acre: the home of the peculiar and the destitute. Dotson has just arrived, his young charges in tow, seeking shelter in an odd town that overlooks a vast necropolis. The townsfolk cower in fear as a giggling entity picks them off in the night, and Dotson may be the next victim! If that wasn't...   [click here for more]
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Rise of Morganna (The Descendants Miniseries Collection, #1)

Rise of Morganna (The Descendants Miniseries Collection, #1)


From the pages of the superhero series, The Descendants.   In the present, the sorceress Morganna is a supremely powerful madwoman. But a thousand years in the past, there was only Elise of Halfren, daughter of Marcus. Before the overwhelming mystic power, before the madness, there was one young woman's drive to prove a daughter's worth. What it led to was a path of darkness that...   [click here for more]
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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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Sentience - a Short Science Fantasy

Sentience - a Short Science Fantasy


Designed as advanced weapons of war, anthropomorphic tigers succeeded far beyond the plans of their creators when they hunted humanity to extinction. Purposeless—for they had been designed to kill—the tigers were left to question the meaning of their existence. Over the years, they developed sophisticated technologies, growing in knowledge until the...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 09 – Downstairs Downtime

Gebb 09 – Downstairs Downtime


Welcome to "the Den"! This issue of "Gebb" includes a peek at the subterranean recrecational area where the staff of the alien Antarctic base enjoy the fruits of their adjacent grow room and seek solace from the drudgery of their day-to-day lives. An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 10 – Wardrobe Malfunction

Gebb 10 – Wardrobe Malfunction


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 11 – Magic Man

Gebb 11 – Magic Man


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 12 – Administrative Headache

Gebb 12 – Administrative Headache


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 13 – A Caffeinated Cure

Gebb 13 – A Caffeinated Cure


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 14 – Heightened Expectations

Gebb 14 – Heightened Expectations


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 15 – Very Important Personnel

Gebb 15 – Very Important Personnel


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 16 – Cutting Corners

Gebb 16 – Cutting Corners


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 17 – Resource Management

Gebb 17 – Resource Management


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 18 – Gray Matter

Gebb 18 – Gray Matter


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 20 – Rest and Relaxation

Gebb 20 – Rest and Relaxation


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 21 – Not a Drill

Gebb 21 – Not a Drill


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 22 – Nuts and Bolts

Gebb 22 – Nuts and Bolts


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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Gebb 23 – Credible Threat

Gebb 23 – Credible Threat


An extraterrestrial presence is real. They watch us strip-mine the planet to fuel the growth of populations and economies. Will they intervene to help us avert disaster? And what's with all the anal probes? If there is a plan to avert disaster, the aliens operating out of a subterranean base in Antarctica didn't get the memo. As much as they'd like to help, that's not their job. Instead, they...   [click here for more]
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The Schwartzentoten-Moonbeam Device

The Schwartzentoten-Moonbeam Device


After seventy-six percent of the world’s population was destroyed, the two remaining nation states of Europe and Japan had joined together as one unified government and set to the task of repopulating the Earth. Birth control was outlawed along with many major taboos and the survivors set to their task with reckless abandon. When the Earth’s population was growing at a comfortable rate...   [click here for more]
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Travels Between Imaginary Shores

Travels Between Imaginary Shores


A collection of short works, poems and a one act play. In this collection, you will find work from between 1988 and 2006. None of these particular bits ever found a home elsewhere, although a few may have seen publication in little known zines and extraordinarily small press magazines. In collecting them in one volume, I hope to have given them all a kind of home, a family of like-minded and similarly...   [click here for more]
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Triggers on Europa

Triggers on Europa


Set in the shared Dryden Universe in the year 2700. Mankind has been on Europa for centuries, and they have worn out their welcome. When the entire planet shares one hive mind, and it considers the human race an unwelcome parasite... things go downhill fast. ...   [click here for more]
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The Void: Opening Fiction

The Void: Opening Fiction


The exciting opening fiction to The Void! Get a sense of what this Lovecraftian intellectual property has to offer. ...   [click here for more]
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The Wrong Ship

The Wrong Ship


"The Wrong Ship" is a 1,600 word short story about a programmer on the run from the authorities, who winds up stowing away on, you guessed it, the wrong spaceship. It features an artificial intelligence named Charlie, one 1980s film reference, and a stunning lack of helpfulness from the laws of physics. This story's release was funded on Kickstarter, and it is now available under a Creative...   [click here for more]
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Ergo Sum: Five Unorthodox Explorations

Ergo Sum: Five Unorthodox Explorations


Ergo Sum is sold PWUW (Pay What yoU Want), DRM-free and CC-licensed in order to ensuring total freedom for the consumer. Specifically, we are releasing this book under the CC BY-SA International 4.0 license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/). We wrote this book to tell a few stories, and we care more about that than turning a quick buck. We just hope you enjoy, and continue...   [click here for more]
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