Amazing Stories Television Show Update & What We Want You To Do


Get ready! After far too long a wait, the first five (of 6) episodes produced for the reboot of Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories television show...

The Fall

Heart attacks and helicopters. Some thoughts on the most recent kerfuffle.

Mark Hamill Ships Finn & Poe in Poem

Mark Hamill writes that "love is love/whatever floats your boat". Wonder if his father thinks that way...?

Happy National Science Fiction Day!

Strap on your jetpacks and rev up the flying car to head on over to your local rocket field for the National Science Fiction Day celebrations!

Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020

New Year's wishes from Amazing Stories

Happy Hanukah from the ISS

Hanukah socks help astronaut Jessica Meier get into the holiday spirit
Jeff Baker

Boogieman In Lavender: On Beyond Cisgender: Books for High School

“Only literary fiction and other genres are typically not only disallowed but actively sneered at.”

The Future for WSFS

WSFA and its future.

Happy Thanksgiving (or whatever you wish to call the day) from...

Everyone here wishes everyone out there a Happy Thanksgiving and encourages everyone to take a moment to remember what they are thankful for.

Mini-Editorial on “Science Fiction Histories”

A short rant to get your weekend going.

We Want Science Fiction!

Amazing Stories wants Science Fiction. But what 'is' Science Fiction?

The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of October 2019

B&N's buyer shares his picks for October

I Wonder….

Wonder Bread and Wonder Stories...any connection?

Profiles in Pulp: The First Science Fiction Magazine(s)

Is Amazing Stories the world's first science fiction magazine? Yes. Did it get there all on its lonesome? No.

More Praise for ‘Lady Astronaut’ Series

Steve takes time to share a bit of a reminisce, a comment on M. R. Kowal's award-winning series and favored childhoom memories: "Why, oh why can"t I be living in that alternate timeline?"

When Did the Marketing Department Become the Product Development Department?

Some words about commodification of our genre.

Can A Website Unite the Tribes? Don’t Know, But We’re...

Our new look, our new expanded content and how you can interact with it

Taking a Break

Taking a break - check out our store. We've got Amazing Stuff!

On Renaming Awards

Should ALL SF/F/H awards named for people have their names changed?

Was John W. Campbell a F***ing Fascist, or Merely a Fascist?

Well, now you know which side of this debate I come down on. Thoughts on Jeannette Ng's (well deserved) Best New Writer (not a Hugo) Award

Addenda to Today’s Editorial

What if, instead of not naming awards for people, we named an award annually, to additionally honor someone in the field?

Emergency Editorial

Joseph Campbell did not edit Amazing Stories. John W. Campbell edited Astounding Stories

It’s Hugo Time

A few thoughts on Worldcons, particularly on not being there, plus a T-shirt design for Hugo Award afficianados

Today, I Got Nothing But Angst and Quizzes

Today - I give in to a bit of societal angst - BUT - I also give you a quiz concerning our One Year Anniversary Special All Fiction, All Color issue!

Short and Sweet – our Fifth Issue

We've really gone above and beyond with this, our latest issue. Twice the contents and full color artwork throughout.

Good Omens: the Debate Rages

Is reading + imagination really better than couch-potatoing with the boobtube? This excerpt should suggest where we fall on the argument.

Some Things You May Not Know About Amazing Stories

Your humble publisher toots his (very large) horn in the interest of insuring that fans are aware of ALL that Amazing Stories has to offer.

Happy Moon Landing Day! + A NEW Amazing Stories

Amazing Stories's NEW look. How I got to watch the Moon Landing, a NASA-worthy mission, fifty years on. A review of our latest issue, listen to the Moon landing in real time and don't forget to check out our Gernsback Machine podcast and our comprehensive convention Events calendar!

Double Dose

SNEAK PEAK: 1st Anniversary ALL FICTION, ALL COLOR issue of Amazing Stories. Plus - a review of FROZEN HELL and commentary on a review of The Future is Female anthology.