With so many vampires (vampyres) to choose from, you're bound to find one that tastes just right!
Conan, from Weird Tales to remakes - with a dash or two of Frazetta thrown in for verisimilitude.
Lionel Fanthorpe, the man who sold 170 books to a publisher and it only took him eight to twelve hours to write each one?
A report on the winners of the Chinese Galaxy and Chinese Nebula Awards.
s\Some writers who might have started off in science fiction soon reveal their true selves when they start publishing what they really want to write about.
A thing of steel and alloy—a rocket ship. Yet it claimed respect and gave a great enduring loyalty.
an interview with the unstoppable game designer, author and illustrator - Gary Chalk.
New releases and reissues; new issues of Aeternum, miNatura, Penumbria; interviews and presentations by several Amazing Stories authors, and more.
The Chinese Galaxy Award for 2020
Like Stevenson, Tolkien and other creators of fantasy worlds, Ursula K. Le Guin was a cartographer as well as a writer Source: See Le Guin's...
The iconic painting Nighhawks by Edward Hopper has inspired a wealth of imitations, homages, and now just a little bit of science fiction.
The 2019 Chinese Nebula Award short list is announced
Battle Fever J was a forerunner of the Power Rangers: four guys and a girl in superhero suits, saving the world from "the mysterious deity Satan Egos."
This week Steve examines a prolific author of the ‘40s and ‘50s who seems to be nearly forgotten today. Maybe we can change that!
Steve looks at two "new" releases--classic SF by the late William Rotsler, multitalented fan, writer and artist.
This week, Steve looks at the popular book series The Destroyer and their Film and TV counterparts. (Caution: this series is more violent than Game of Thrones!)
Being a member of several groups that enjoy cosplay, costuming, etc., does give access to a world of lively discussions. One recent discussion which...
A review of the new anthology from the publishers of Proxima Centauri, edited by our own Laura Ponce!
I seem to be unable to do single columns about stuff I’m passionate about. Heinlein is no exception. Robert A. Heinlein, who was characterized...
Steve reminisces about a writer he used to know. Maybe you know some of the things he's done: meet Jerry Sohl!
Welcome to the Amazing Stories BLOG HORDE INTERVIEWS! The ASM Blog Horde is a diverse and wonderful species. I have the privilege of talking with all...
Are speculative fiction's attempts at promoting diversity working? Take a selfie to find out...
Liu Cixin's International Best Seller has created a franchise
Peter F. Hamilton is one of Britain's best-selling SF authors. Hamilton's novels hark back to the great days of science fiction, reveling in big ideas and unafraid to tackle hard science.
Zero, Cecilia. Chica Cafeína. Lima: SM, 2017. 98 pp. Ilustraciones de Luis Morocho. Cecilia Zero ha desarrollado diversas labores en las áreas cultural y artística, es cantante, actriz, escritora....
It is extremely difficult, as a creator of any sort, to escape your culture.
Steve picks up and reviews a brand-new hard SF book—a thriller—by best-selling mystery writer John Sandford and SF pro artist & photographer Ctein, and finds it a fast, fun read!