Skull TV Launches TONIGHT!
Sep19

Skull TV Launches TONIGHT!

Only the foolish or the insane would fail to heed the command of the Skull! Which is why this evening, at 9:00 p.m. EST (Eastern Skull Time!) all mortals who value their sanity will make pilgrimage to the Official Goodman Games Twitch Channel and there do homage to the Skull as he extends his mastery over the electronic lands of stream and of twitch. The best in sword-and-sorcery awaits! Join the Skull tonight, Sunday, September 19 at...

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The Skull Commands You: Watch Skull TV on Sunday!
Sep16

The Skull Commands You: Watch Skull TV on Sunday!

BEHOLD! The Skull himself has given us command to share his announcement with the world! We can naught but obey! Join him on Sunday, September 19 at 9:00 pm EST on The Official Goodman Games Twitch Channel! THE OFFICIAL GOODMAN GAMES TWITCH...

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Interns 21 and 44 Awarded Intern of the Year
Sep13

Interns 21 and 44 Awarded Intern of the Year

The Skull Decrees Interns #21 and #44 Joint Recipients of Intern of the Year!  It is rare that peons so distinguish themselves in the Skull’s service that they receive as much as a kind word, a crust of bread, or access to a light source outside of business hours. How much more impressive then that two such underlings should be awarded the Intern of the Year for thoroughly adequate service above-and-beyond the Skull’s...

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All Subscriber Copies of TFTMS #6 Mailed!
Sep09

All Subscriber Copies of TFTMS #6 Mailed!

After many whippings encouraging words from The Skull himself, we, his lowly minions, have completed the latest task given to us: all subscriber and pre-order copies of Tales From the Magician’s Skull #6 have shipped from the warehouse! The sixth issue of his hallowed publication features cover art by Doug Kovacs of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser as we launch our new series of stories set in Fritz Leiber’s Lankhmar! Licensed by...

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Announcing Skull TV!
Sep05

Announcing Skull TV!

The peerless Magician’s Skull has discovered that in addition to Facetweet and MyTube, there is also another powerful platform in this modern age of wonders: Television! The interns have explained that if the Skull stands in front of the glowing box, all of his loyal readers will see his glorious image reflected worldwide! Such powerful sorcery begs to be put to good use, therefore we are pleased to announce the newest initiative of...

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TFTMS Subscriber Orders Shipping Out!
Sep01

TFTMS Subscriber Orders Shipping Out!

The Skull himself has given his directions to us, his lowly minions, and we have obeyed! By his missives, the latest issue of Tales from the Magician’s Skull has begun shipping. The sixth issue of his hallowed publication features cover art by Doug Kovacs of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser as we launch our new series of stories set in Fritz Leiber’s Lankhmar! Licensed by Leiber’s estate, these new stories and novellas faithfully...

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The Skull Commands: Purchase the Excellent Fiction of Howard Andrew Jones!
Aug26

The Skull Commands: Purchase the Excellent Fiction of Howard Andrew Jones!

Heed me, Mortal Dogs! Fail not to purchase the excellent fiction of Howard Andrew Jones!  Behold the praise of his fellow mortals for the third and final book of his heroic fiction trilogy!  Praise for Book 3 – When the Goddess Wakes  “The riveting conclusion to Jones’s epic fantasy Ring-Sworn trilogy (after Upon the Flight of the Queen) pits the legendary Altenerai warriors against their most dangerous foes yet...

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Final Roundup from The Skull’s Open Call
Aug23

Final Roundup from The Skull’s Open Call

Greetings, Mortal Dogs! The call went forth, and lo, the scribes have answered! My minions sifted through so many submissions that even some very fine stories had to be turned aside, for the smerduks verily overflowed our coffers.  While a very few tales remain under consideration, final word has been sent to almost all of the brave scribes who dared to lay their work before my eye. Here are titles and brief moments from tales...

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ePub Format Comes to Tales From The Magician’s Skull
Jul05

ePub Format Comes to Tales From The Magician’s Skull

The Skull has spoken! And he has told us, his lowly minions, that we have not been comprehensive enough for his boney preferences. So, to that end, we have now expanded our production to also cover the electronic book format known as ePub! That’s right! Beginning with Tales From the Magician’s Skull #6, each issue will also be available in ePub format. This format—like the PDF version we’ve been publishing for a...

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Howard Andrew Jones Interviewed by Rogues in the House Podcast
May25

Howard Andrew Jones Interviewed by Rogues in the House Podcast

Is that a murderous pre-human simian all dressed up in a fancy scarlet cloak, or are you just glad for another Rogues in the House podcast? The Skull is pleased to announce that one of his deadliest minions, the ink-fingered sword-flasher Howard Andrew Jones, sword-and-sorcery author and Editor-in-Chief of Tales From the Magician’s Skull, made a guest appearance for the latest freewheeling discussion among the rogues. You are...

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Now Available for Pre-Order: Tales From The Magician’s Skull #6 – Featuring Fafhrd and The Gray Mouser!
Apr28

Now Available for Pre-Order: Tales From The Magician’s Skull #6 – Featuring Fafhrd and The Gray Mouser!

It is time to return to Lankhmar in the pages of Tales From The Magician’s Skull #6! Issue #6 of Tales From The Magician’s Skull is now available for pre-order! This exciting issue is currently in layout and scheduled to ship in June. It contains an amazing array of sword-and-sorcery fiction that will thrill the reader, and begins our new series of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser stories! As we previously announced, we reached...

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465 Submissions Later…
Apr20

465 Submissions Later…

465 Submissions Later… The Skull would like to honor the interns who have been laboriously, er, gloriously toiling away in the submissions cave. The final tally is in: 465 manuscripts were submitted in our recent open call! Soon we will have a final accounting of the acceptances and rejections. Until then, we give special recognition to interns #56 and #44, who have demonstrated an outstanding ability to discern sword and sorcery...

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