Fiction contents:"The Rule of Three" by Lawrence M. Schoen, "SisiMumu" by Walter Dinjos, "The Emperor of Death" by Marina and Sergey Dyachenko, "One Bad Unit" by Steve Kopka, "The Substance of Ideas" by Clelia Farris, "In All Possible Futures" by Dantzel Cherry, "Perfection" by Mike Resnick, "Wordfall" by Liang Ling.
Also included is an interview with Hollywood showrunners Javier Grillo-Marxuach and Jose Molina, an essay about the role of empire in SF storytelling, and a profile of Marina and Sergey Dyachenko by their translator and friend Julia Meitov Hersey.
Includes 65,000 words of fiction and articles.
Issue #3 includes 13 short stories:
"Descant" — Piers Anthony
"The Peacemaker" — Rachel A. Brune
"My Favorite Photos of Anne" — Aaron Polson
"Verisimilitude" — Alan Murdock
"Orc Legal" — James Beamon
"Kindle My Heart" — Rebecca Birch
"Burn in Me" — Carrie Martin
"The Memory-Setter's Apprentice" — Alvaro Zinos-Amaro
"Hither and Yon" — Anatoly Belilovsky
"The Contents of the Box with the Ribbon" — David Neilsen
"The First First Fire" — Alexander Monteagudo
"Missing Tessa" — Anna Yeatts
"The Perfect Book" — Alex Shvartsman
In the non-fiction section, this issue features:
-Interview With Author Piers Anthony
-Interview With Author and Publisher Anna Yeatts
-Interview With Editor Scott H. Andrews
-Artist Spotlight: Suebsin Pulsiri
-Book Review: Upgraded (edited by Neil Clarke)
-Movie Review: The House That Dripped Blood (1971) (Peter Duffell)
The magazine is open to most sub-genres of science fiction, including hard SF, military, apocalyptic & post-apocalyptic, space opera, time travel, cyberpunk, steampunk, and humorous. Similarly for fantasy, we accept most sub-genres, including alternate world, dark fantasy, heroic, high or epic, historical, medieval, mythic, sword & sorcery, urban fantasy, and humorous. The magazine also publishes horror and paranormal short fiction.