The Tales From the Magician’s Skull Kickstarter Soars to New Heights!

Our Cranial Overlord is pleased! The More Tales From the Magician’s Skull Kickstarter continues its tremendous run!

The public has spoken! Their pleas for more adventure, more daring do, more works of eldritch peril and weird imagination have been answered by that beneficent provider of sword-and-sorcery goodness, the Magician’s Skull.

The ongoing Tales From the Magician’s Skull Kickstarter is not only the perfect way to grab or extend a subscription to our peerless magazine of contemporary sword-and-sorcery, but it’s also chock full of extras. Kickstarter backers will get an exclusive KS-only special edition of the magazine featuring the work of both long-time favorites as well as writers new to the magazine, and the campaign itself is an opportunity to grab some add-ons in the form of Skull t-shirts — the perfect way to show your support for the best in new adventure fantasy fiction! Or maybe you’d like to get on the Last to be Immolated List? There are even rumors of a plot by the Skull to unleash his own Crypt-o-Currency on the world . . . best stay tuned for updates while the undead lawyers work out the details.

And on the subject of staying tuned — the More Tales From the Magician’s Skull Kickstarter is about even more than getting your new subscription, it’s an ongoing experience. Check back often for video interviews with the writers, artists, and behind-the-scenes personalities that toil under the Skull’s lash work diligently to craft the best modern magazine with a true old school feel. You’ll also want to see the Skull’s special sword-and-sorcery vocabulary updates; mighty atavisms stalking pantherisly from the stygian depths of an antediluvian epoch!

Of course, there is also the sight of the Boney Maestro himself playing the Charlie Brown theme song with prestidigitational precision on the piano, and did somebody shriek Tequila?

So strap on your swordbelt and follow the Skull into the future of issue #7 and beyond, and ensure that the bright vision of sword-and-sorcery’s dark majesty will illuminate another generation of fans.


Rejoice, mortals! My magazine has flourished, and the stars are right for the expansion of my domain! Shower me with smerduks and other golden coins so that I may bring you even more tales of adventure, with greater frequency!

In the pages of my peerless magazine you will find swords, and sorcery, dark deeds, and daring rescues. All that you enjoyed in the first six issues you will experience in those to come, including the return of your favorite characters!

Picture this, as well — fabulous art for every story, maps to monster lairs and forbidden places, and statistics so that you can bring the wonders and terrors imagined by my authors to your own game tables!

All I lack are a few paltry smerduks! You know well what I can do! Even finer marvels lie ahead. Place your faith in me, mortals, and see what wonders I will next unleash!

Join me now!

The Kickstarter is racing ahead! Go support it and help us produce MORE Tales From the Magician’s Skull!

Tales From the Magician’s Skull is a printed fantasy magazine dedicated to presenting all-new sword-and-sorcery fiction by the finest modern crafters in the genre. These stories are the real thing, crammed with sword-swinging action, dark sorceries, dread, and ferocious monsters—and they hurtle forward at a headlong pace.

Over the past several years, we have published 6 issues to great acclaim, including the first new Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser story in decades. The stories were well-received, and the fans demanded—more! MORE! We hear you, fans, and the Skull is prepared to grant your desire!

This Kickstarter launches issues #7 and beyond, as well as subscriptions to future issues. Support the Kickstarter now and help us reach our stretch goals! What stretch goals you ask? Well…

Our stretch goals will expand The Kickstarter Special Issue! We are basing stretch goals around number of subscribers. The issue will start with 5 great stories and we’ll add another one for every 200 subscribers!

The time has come to display your loyalty to The Skull! Head over to the More Tales From the Magician’s Skull Kickstarter today and give him your soul…erm…pledge!

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