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Apex Magazine 2021

A relaunch of the Hugo Award-winning genre fiction zine Apex Magazine.

Apex Magazine 2021

A relaunch of the Hugo Award-winning genre fiction zine Apex Magazine.

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    Apex Minion

    Receive a copy of issue 121. Be a part of the relaunch!

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    All the Swag

    Alien head pins, ribbon bookmarks, postcards, stickers, and potentialy random promotional goodies that can be found in the Apex offices.

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    Pick up a six issue (one year) subscription of Apex Magazine!

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    Alien Head Artwork

    Justin Stewart has been with Apex Magazine as our in-house artist. He's the creator behind our iconic alien head brand and does the cover layout for all our issues. He has offered to draw and color three original alien head images that will be the size of note cards.

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    Best of Apex Magazine anthology

    We collected some of our favorite stories from the early years of Apex Magazine and released them as a print collection. Edited by Jason Sizemore and Lesley Conner.

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    Mystery Box

    Experience the thrill of opening a box of unknown goodies! Included in the pool of potential box content are Apex t-shirts, print edition copies of Apex Magazine, swag, anthologies & collections from Apex Book Company, and other fun items from around the Apex office.

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    Apex Showcase #4

    You'll received signed editions of the following three Apex titles:

    * GREENER PASTURES by Michael Wehunt
    * CRY YOUR WAY HOME by Damien Angelica Walters
    * SING ME YOUR SCARS by Damien Angelica Walters

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    • Signed TBP of Cry Your Way Home by Damien Angelica Walters
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    All the Fiction

    Pick up a complete run (ePub,mobi, & PDF) of Apex Magazine along with your subscription. You'll also receive the new Apex Magazine enamel pin and our homemade Apex Magazine ribbon bookmark!

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    • Complete run (120 issues) of Apex Magazine
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    Site Sponsorship

    Be a monthly site sponsor and receive the following ad placements:

    * Top right sidebar (box ad 300px wide x 250px tall) on all content posts and category listings
    * Top of post content (banner ad 460px wide x 60px tall)
    * Bottom left footer (box ad 300px wide x 250px tall) on all pages except our 404
    * A 15 second mention and sponsorship thank you on our podcast.
    * A special mention in the current issue's Thank You section.
    * A shout out tweet from @apexmag (20,500 followers) and a thank you post on our Facebook page (11,000 followers).

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    Become an Apex Editorial Minion

    Be involved with the editing, production, and release of an issue of Apex Magazine. You'll have an inside seat to high level discussions regarding story selection, artwork choices, our interactions with contributors, and even the less savory but necessary aspects such as marketing and slush reading.

    How far into the mines you want to venture is up to you. This can be surface level participation or it can be a deep dive into the workings of a professional level online publication.

    When your issue is published, you will be listed as an honorary editor in the issue's copyright notice.

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    Apex Showcase #3

    Pick up copies of The Grand Tour and The Kraken Sea signed by author E. Catherine Tobler.

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    Apex Showcase #2

    You will receive signed editions of the following Maurice Broaddus titles from Apex Books:

    * PIMP MY AIRSHIP
    * I CAN TRANSFORM YOU
    * ORGY OF SOULS

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    Apex Showcase #1

    You'll received signed editions of the following three Apex titles:

    * LET'S PLAY WHITE by Chesya Burke
    * SNOW OVER UTOPIA by Rudolfo Serna
    * THE GRAND TOUR by E. Catherine Tobler

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    Alix E. Harrow signed issue 105

    In 2018, we did a 12 issue print run. The February 2018 issue (#105) contains Alix E. Harrow's Hugo Award-winning story "A Witch’s Guide to Escape: A Practical Compendium of Portal Fantasies." We were able to obtain a copy of the printed issue with Alix's signature.

    Also signed by editor-in-chief Jason Sizemore.

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    Signed Alix E. Harrow HC Novel

    Pick up a signed hardcover edition of Alix E. Harrow's first novel The Ten Thousand Doors of January. We only have one of these so bid quickly!

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    Feedback from an Apex editor

    Receive feedback and critique from either Jason Sizemore or Lesley Conner. Stories must be 7,500 words or less.

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