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Best Asian Speculative Fiction Anthology Series 2

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About

This is our annual reprint anthology, started in 2020. Pieces should be set in an Asian country and must have Asian main characters. Anything speculative: horror, light or dark fantasy, and science fiction. As usual, we aim to have a good mix of Asian settings and cultures, as well as speculative sub-genres, so the more original your ideas are, the better chance your work will have of being accepted.

Important: Reprints only.

Country of Publication & Year Established

Japan Established in 2020

Publication Medium & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationPublished 1 x per year.

Fiction Closed

Audience:
Open to a broad Audience, including: People in a specific region, People with East Asian origins, People with South Asian origins, People with Southeast Asian origins.
Genres:
GenreSubgenres
Fantasy FantasyOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Dark Fantasy, Light Fantasy.
Horror HorrorOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Science Fiction Science FictionOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Mainstream.
Topics:
Place/Regions (Specific region, See guidelines), Other (See guidelines).
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Short Story Short Story1,000 - 6,000 words; Up to 3 pieces.
Payscale:
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
Token payment (under 1 US cent per word) to Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word) Pay ranges from Token payment (under 1 US cent per word) to Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word).
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMulti-EntriesMedia
OK No OK Unknown NoText format submissions
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Dates

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2022
Date Added: 11 Jun 2022

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