Broadswords and Blasters



BROADSWORDS AND BLASTERS is looking for quality submissions in the pulp magazine tradition. What does that mean? We want your tales of:

sword and sorcery;
westerns (Weird or otherwise);
horror (Cosmic, Southern Gothic, visceral, and psychological);
detective tales;
two-fisted action;
retro science fiction.


Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Genres
Action/Adventure
Fantasy
Horror
Mystery/Crime
Science Fiction
Western
Styles
Open to all/most styles
Subjects
Open to all/most subjects

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Short Story
2000 to 5000
Less than 1 cent/word


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes

Market Response Data
(View recent responses from this market)
This statistical information is an aggregation of submission data provided by our members. The more data we have the more accurate our
numbers will be so please be sure to log all of your submissions here and not just your rejections or acceptances.


Accuracy:
There are 8 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
1 min | 6.50 mean avg | 6 median | 16 max days
Responded:
100.00%
Accepted:
62.50%
Rejected:
37.50% (100.00% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
-
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
-
Pending:
4 pending responses (0 min | 4 mean avg | 5 median | 7 max days waiting)
Note: pending statistics may skew high if some users neglect their data.
We recommend querying after the time the market suggests to query.


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