Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited, since April 2013, by Trevor Quachri
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

September 2013
Vol. 133 No. 9, $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Bob Eggleton
• This issue has a novella by Martin L. Shoemaker, novelttes by Alec Nevala-Lee and Lavie Tidhar, and short stories by Joe Pitkin, Kenneth Schneyer, and Liz J. Andersen. There’s also a “Probability Zero” vignette by Arlan Andrews, Sr.
• The science fact article is by Kevin Walsh. There’s also a special feature, “From Idea to Story”, by Richard A. Lovett.
• Departments include Trevor Quachri’s editorial, an “Alternate View” column by Jeffery D. Kooistra, and “The Reference Library” by Don Sakers, covering titles by Jason M. Hough, Pamela Sargent, and others.

(Thu 6 Jun 2013)

Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

• Australian humorous and light-hearted SF and fantasy, since June 2002; editors rotate.
• Format: Print and PDF
• Frequency: Quarterly

April 2013
Issue 57, Vol. 11 No. 1, A$12.95, 170pp, cover art by Kathleen Jennings
• This issue, edited by Lucy Zinkiewicz, has fiction by Ethan Fode, Jacob Edwards, Ferrett Steinmetz, and many others.
• Poetry is by Alexandra Seidel, Amanda C Davis, and Gillian Daniels.
• Features include book reviews by Ewina Harvey and Simon Petrie.

(Thu 16 May 2013)

Asimov’s Science Fiction

• Science Fiction magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

August 2013
Vol. 37 No. 8 (whole #451), $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Les Edwards
• This issue has a novella by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, novelettes by Gwedolyn Clare, Jack Skillingstead, and Gregory Norman Bossert, and a short story by Leah Thomas. Poetry is by Peter Chiykowski and Jane Yolen.
• Departments include Sheila Williams’ editorial, about the 2013 Dell Magazines Award; Robert Silverberg’s “Reflections” column, on “Rereading Simak”; James Patrick Kelly’s “On the Net” column, asking “What Counts?”; and Paul Di Filippo’s book reviews, covering titles by Peter F. Hamilton, Mark Hodder, and others.

(Thu 6 Jun 2013)

Black Static

• British fantasy and horror magazine, debuting 2007 (formerly The Third Alternative), edited by Andy Cox
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Bimonthly

May-Jun 2013
Issue 34, £4.99, 96pp, cover art by Ben Baldwin
• This issue has stories by Nina Allan, Joel Lane, Ilan Lerman, Andrew Hook, and Sean Logan.
• Columns and reviews are by Stephen Volk, Lynda E. Rucker, Peter Tennant, Mike O’Driscoll, and Tony Lee.
• The magazine’s site has this post with an annotated table of contents.

(Thu 30 May 2013)


• SF magazine, currently bimonthly, published since 1982, co-founded by David Pringle; edited since 2004 by Andy Cox

May-Jun 2013
Issue 246, £4.99, 96pp, cover art by Jim Burns
• Stories in this issue are by Steven J. Dines, Jess Hyslop, Nigel Brown, Aliette de Bodard, Priya Sharma, Lavie Tidhar, and Georgina Bruce, plus the James White Award winner by Shannon Fay.
• Features include David Langford’s “Ansible Link” column of news and obituaries; results of the latest Interzone readers’ poll; book reviews including an interview with Lauren Beukes; DVD and Blue-Ray reviews by Tony Lee; a column by Jonathan McCalmont; and film reviews by Nick Lowe.

(Thu 30 May 2013)


• UK science fiction magazine, edited by Ian Redman
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly

April 2013
Issue XL, £2.75, 52pp, cover art by David Conyers
• This issue, named Mneme after the moon of Jupiter, has fiction by Alfred Searis, Stanley Wilkin, Lou van Zyl, Michael Sutherland, Rod Slatter, and Dean Giles.
• The issue can be ordered individually from the magazine’s back issues page.

(Mon 13 May 2013)

The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction

• Fiction, reviews, and features; published since 1949; edited by Gordon Van Gelder
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Bimonthly

July/Aug 2013
Vol. 125 No. 1&2 (whole #708), $7.99, 258pp, cover art by Kent Bash
• This issue has novelets by Adam Rakunas, Chen Qiufan, Eleanor Arnason, and Rus Wornom, and short stories by KJ Kabza, Oliver Buckram, Ken Altabef, Harvey Jacobs, Harry R. Campion, and Tim Sullivan.
• Departments include Charles de Lint’s “Books to Look For”, covering series titles by Allyson James, Patricia Briggs, and others; a “Books” column by James Sallis, covering collections by Johnson, Barzak, and Saunders; a “Plumage from Pegasus” vignette by Paul Di Filippo; a “Films” column by Kathi Maio; a “Science” column by Pat Murphy and Paul Doherty; and a “Curiosities” page by Mark Esping about a 1900 title by Jack Adams.

(Wed 5 Jun 2013)

On Spec

• Canadian magazine of the fantastic, since 1989; managing editor Diane Walton
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Quarterly

Spring 2013
Issue 92, Vol. 25 No. 1, C$6.95, 128pp, cover art by Herman Lau
• Fiction in this issue is by Kate Riedel, Lynn Stansbury, William Vitka, Eric Lis, Ron Collins, Gary W. Renshaw, Liz McKeen, and Brent Knowles.
• Nonfiction includes an editorial by Cat McDonald and interviews with Ron Collins and Kyle Charles.
• The current issue page has the table of contents.

(Thu 30 May 2013)