more . . .


by Overall Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next » 

overall 88 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating half
editor average: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating half

The Legion of Nothing by Jim Zoetewey

Not all superheroes are bigger than life

The Legion of Nothing is the story of Nick Klein and what happens when he takes on the identity (and powered armor) of “The Rocket.” Originally his grandfather’s superhero identity, the powered armor comes with a lot of baggage. Ranging from his grandfather’s service in World War II to connections with other heroes (and villains), the past has a . . .

An ongoing series, with new episodes twice weekly.
· · · · · · · · · · ·

overall 10 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off
editor rating: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off

The Flying Cloud, R-505 by Paul Gazis

Set in a world of the 1920’s that might have been, this is a tale of airships, adventure, gallant gentlemen, and sultry island maidens. . . .

An ongoing series, with new episodes weekly.
· · · ·

overall 16 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off
editor average: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating half

Shimmer by Miranda Sparks

Not your average hero...

To friends and family there is nothing remarkable about Justin Cade. Seeing only an awkward, sometimes isolated high school sophomore they would never suspect that he lives a double life as Milestone City’s protector: the holographic heroine known as Glimmer Girl. Juggling school, superherodom and his own skewed sense of self Justin starts down the road of transition into . . .

An ongoing series, with new episodes sporadically.
· · · · · · · ·

overall 6 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating halfrating off
no editorial rating

Domina City by Discar

Superpowers and biotech.

Domina City. “The City of the Lady.” Built on a trash island in the West Atlantic by the labor of white-collar criminals, paid for by the United States and the Vatican, Domina was meant to be a beacon of hope and prosperity. A test, proving that criminals could be put to a better use than clogging up prisons. Thirty . . .

A serialized novel, updating weekly.
· · · · ·

overall 8 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off
editor rating: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off

Unknown Transmission by Steve Scearce

A communications specialist in the year 2185 is marooned in deep space by his ship’s assistant (a transgenic fish/humanoid). Stranded just outside the horizon of a supermassive black hole, he begins to send messages back to record his actions and observations. A radio astronomer in present-day Antarctica is listening. Something terrible is about to happen. . . .

A blogfic, with no recent updates.
· · · · ·

overall 4 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating halfrating off
no editorial rating

The Survival of Emily Hunte by Julie Hopkins

One girl's account of the war of technology

Meet seventeen-year-old Emily Hunte, a teenager living in America during the Great War on Technology. When the attacks in Chicago start, her older sister and trained soldier, Amber smuggles her into a survivalist compound in the wilderness of Alaska—one of the few safe places left in the world. To survive in this cutthroat community, Emily has to take on the . . .

A serialized novel, updating twice weekly.
· · · ·

editor rating 1 vote: rating onrating onrating onrating offrating off

Tales of the Brass Griffin by C.B. Ash

In a time that Might-Have-Been but Never Was, steam power and clockwork mechanisms commanded the might of science and harnessed nature. Fantastic creatures were common, myths were truth and airships crossed the skies. This is the story of one of those airships. . . .

An ongoing series, with new episodes weekly.
· · · · · ·

overall 3 votes: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating on
no editorial rating

They are Smol by TinyPrancingHorse

In the far future, if you're clever, cuteness can be a weapon.

They are Smol takes place in the near-to-far future, and asks two very simple questions: (1) What if we aren’t alone in the universe? (2) What if the other aliens out there found us absolutely adorable? The They are Smol series, updated weekly, takes place after a disastrous first contact and the subsequent accidental invasion of Earth. Once . . .

An ongoing series, with new episodes weekly.
· · · · · · · · ·

overall 1 vote: rating onrating onrating halfrating offrating off
no editorial rating

Exosolar by TheFirstArknight

On Day One, Eva was crawling through the ruins of a crashed starship, countless light years away from safety. On Day One Hundred, she was running through the jungles of a hostile planet, the demons of her past biting at her heels. They would not stop until she was dead, and she would not stop until she reached Earth. . . .

A serialized novel, updating weekly.
· ·

overall 1 vote: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating on
no editorial rating

Ashes of Eternity by JP Koenig

In the far future, four people must come together to face a threat lurking in the outer rim.

An ancient conqueror awakens to find his galactic empire in ashes. A street rat discovers a core that changes everything. A noble woman must fight for her place in her family and for her very survival. A privileged Intercessor realizes war and politics brew beneath the pleasant facade of his utopian planet. All of them are light years apart, but . . .

A serialized novel, updating weekly.
· · · · ·

overall 1 vote: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off
no editorial rating

Paladin by Komikhan

When the first derelict alien spacecraft fell to Earth, humanity took what was found in it and propelled themselves to new heights. In their new Golden Age, humanity developed technology that they had only dreamed about. The following years saw hundreds more ships crash into the planet, spurring even greater technological leaps. An unassuming spacecraft, one of the dozens . . .

A serialized novel, updating weekdays.
· · · ·

overall 1 vote: rating onrating onrating onrating onrating on
no editorial rating

Manapocalypse by rykov00

Life at the end of technology

Mark and his sister Liz have grown up in a household that had always been preparing for the Apocalypse, but they never expected it to actually come to pass. Now, their family is struggling in a world where monsters appear from thin air and technology no longer works. They thought they were prepared, but who can really be ready for . . .

A serialized novel, updating twice weekly.
· · · · ·

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next »



Random Editorial Review

the_author() rating onrating onrating onrating offrating off

SPACEWESTERNS.COM

Nice

By Sonja Nitschke, editor

Aug 8, 2008: SpaceWesterns is the second online magazine I’ve really encountered.

The site in and of itself is easy to navigate, and there seems to be plenty of goodies which I didn’t really have time to look at thoroughly.

I did take a chance to read some of the stories, but none of them really grabbed my interest plot wise. However, the writing technique of those that I read (spelling, grammar, etc) seemed to [more . . .]

More editorial reviews . . .

Random Member Review

the_author() rating onrating onrating onrating onrating off

KAT AND MOUSE: GUNS FOR HIRE

Action Packed and Fun Serial

By Frances Gonzalez, member

Oct 3, 2009: I appreciate a story about female heroes that don’t take any shit, and that’s basically what Kat and Mouse is about: two futuristic gun-toting, sword-wielding busty babes in the style of the Dirty Pair, wreaking havoc mission by mission.

The writing is very straightforward, more focused on action and dialogue than introspection, with sparse descriptions. The narration of Kat, laden with fluid slang, is on the mark, consistent and quick, and the highlight of the series. Kat’s relationships with her partner [more . . .]

More reviews . . .