Author Archives: Matthew X. Gomez

Pulp Appeal: Highlander

There can be only one! Well, that might have been true back in 1986, but Highlander, the movie featuring Christopher Lambert as the immortal Scotsman Connor MacLeod (Christopher Lambert) spawned two other feature films, two separate live action television shows, … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS is the latest release by the Coen Brothers and just so happens to be part of Netflix’s original catalog. The amount of talent represented is noteworthy. The writing is excellent. But, at the end of … Continue reading

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Pulp Consumption: The Adventure of the Dux Bellorum

The Adventure of the Dux Bellorum By Cynthia Ward   The Adventure of the Dux Bellorum is the sequel to Cynthia Ward’s The Adventure of the Incognita Countess, which we previously reviewed here. Overall, everything is bigger and broader in … Continue reading

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Cry Havoc! Submissions are Open!

BROADSWORDS AND BLASTERS is officially back open for submissions from now until November 30th, 2018! So send us your sword & sorcery, your horror, your noir, your Westerns, your Weird and your retro sci-fi stories. Mash-ups are perfectly acceptable. Dazzle … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: Econoclash Review #2

Econoclash Review #Two Edited by J.D. Graves Available via Amazon   Econoclash Review continues to impress with a grab bag of stories by some of the hottest indie talent around. To be sure, some of the stories were more miss … Continue reading

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Issue 7 Out Today!

Hey, guess what today is? I mean other than the first day of the rest of your life. Yeah, that’s right, we’ve got a new issue of BROADSWORDS AND BLASTERS for you. Richard Rubin first graced our pages in Issue … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: Switchblade Sixx

Switchblade continues its run as an excellent venue for short noir and crime fiction and issue six is no exception. These stories read like a lone saxophone playing in the night, following people with bad luck, who’ve made bad decisions, … Continue reading

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