Author Archives: Matthew X. Gomez

Pulp Appeal: Conan the Barbarian

Trying to pin down when I originally was exposed to Conan, the world-travelling barbarian created by Robert E. Howard, is tricky. It might have been watching edited versions of Conan the Barbarian and Conan the Destroyer when I was a … Continue reading

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Issue 1 Now Available!

Issue 1 is now available on Amazon!  We are really pleased with how this issue came out and have nothing but praise for the writers who contributed. So go on, check it out, and maybe leave a review when your … Continue reading

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Issue 1 Now Available for Preorder!

  That’s right folks, issue one is now available for preorder. Featuring work by Matt Spencer, R.A. Goli, Michael M. Jones,  Dusty Wallace, Nicholas Ozment, Dave D’Alessio, Josh Reynolds, and Rob Francis. Cover art by Luke Spencer of Carrion House. … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: Kull

  Kull, yet another creation of the inestimable Robert E. Howard, is easy to write off as simply a precursor to Conan when you realize that Howard worked on the stories immediately prior to debuting his more famous barbarian. It … Continue reading

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Issue 1 Cover Reveal

  Issue 1 is coming April 14! Featuring: “Skin Deep” by Nicholas Ozment “Dead Men Tell Tales” by Dave D’Alessio “The Executioner’s Daughter” by R.A. Goli “Pension Plan” by Dusty Wallace “Saturday Night Science” by Michael M. Jones “Island of … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: Clark Ashton Smith

Bow down: I am the emperor of dreams; I crown me with the million-colored sun Of secret worlds incredible, and take Their trailing skies for vestment when I soar, Throned on the mounting zenith, and illume The spaceward-flown horizons infinite. … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: Flash Gordon

Flash Gordon has had a long and storied life. Starting as a comic strip, it’s been a movie serial, a live-action adaptation (twice), a cartoon series (three times), and most famously, the 1980 film starring Sam Jones, Melody Anderson, Ornella … Continue reading

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