MagazineSci-fi news

Just in | Library of scifi news

Share

Amazing Stories Going on Hiatus

14/01/2005. Contributed by Jessica Martin

author pic

Paizo Publishing says it will use the break to examine 'unique opportunities'.

Paizo Publishing, the publisher of magazines such as Dragon, Dungeon (both RPG titles), Undefeated and Amazing Stories, has announced that it is temporarily suspending publication of the last two of those titles-Amazing Stories and Undefeated.

The firm went on to say: "Despite respectable sales and increasing circulation, both periodicals face substantial market pressures and competition. Paizo intends to use the break to explore unique opportunities to revamp and reposition each magazine."

"We remain quite proud of these titles, and are presently considering a number of options that should provide a long and exciting future for both magazines," Lisa Stevens, co-owner and CEO of Paizo Publishing, commented. "Both Amazing Stories and Undefeated are doing well in their respective niches; nevertheless, we believe that they could be even more successful. We certainly value the support our subscribers and regular readers have shown to Amazing Stories and Undefeated, and we hope that this hiatus will be brief."

Amazing Stories #608 went on sale January 4th 2005, with Undefeated scheduled to reach newsstands on January 18th 2005. These will be the last regular issues printed prior to the hiatus.

As Paizo is still developing plans for the continued publication of both magazines, at this time subscriptions are not automatically being cancelled or transferred to other titles.

Subscribers wishing to cancel their subscriptions can contact Paizo Publishing at customer.service@paizo.com.

Stories in their slush pile are being logged and returned. When they are able to accept submissions again, the firm said it will notify the folks in the log.

For more details see http://www.paizo.com/amazing/

Magazine > Scifi news

Just in | Library of sci-fi news

Add SFcrowsnest.com daily news updates to your own web site or blog - just cut and paste the code below...

Share

The all-new SFcrowsnest is now running at www.SFcrowsnest.org.uk. This is now the archive for pre-2012 content. Nothing new is being posted here.

Magazine Articles

- Features

- Movie/TV Reviews

- Book Reviews

- News

- E-mail magazine

- Encyclopedia

- Other formats: Kindle, Nook, Sony Ebook, iPhone & iPod

Charts

- Top books

- Top movies/tv series

Offworld

- SciFi @ FaceBook

- Steampunk @ FaceBook

- Us @ Google+

Search

- Search site

Reader Tools

- RSS news feed

- Facebook page for SFcrowsnest

- Twitter page for SFcrowsnest

- Google toolbar for SFcrowsnest

Webmaster Tools

- Add our content feeds to your site