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In this issue of The Dread Machine, find a piece of the sky, make friends with some dogs, read a prisoner of war’s Christmas list, dance with the spiders, befriend a dead girl, and spontaneously combust in your drug dealer’s apartment.

Escape the real world with a dying friend, get immortalized in plastic, break the multiverse, and experience a day in the life of a chair.

Whatever you do, protect the children, and make sure you kill all of the fascists.

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Heavy Metal Evangelist Bingo and Drinking Game

Some of the most used words in heavy metal lyrics also appear in evangelical sermons. These eleven Bingo cards contain the same 25 words, with each grid being randomized. Play alone or with friends! All you need is a card (or three), one evangelical sermon, and a whole lot of booze.

Issue 1.1 eBook

Order the eBook edition of Issue 1.1, including access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo)! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us! In this issue of The Dread Machine, meet a satyr, learn how to grow a garden in an apocalyptic wasteland, and compete against your coworkers in a battle royale for a shot at a paid vacation. Feel a mother's love, learn what happens when songs end, and befriend the entity living behind the wallpaper in your house. Honor the bone god,

Issue 1.1 Paperback

Order the physical and epub edition of Issue 1.1, including access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo)! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us! In this issue of The Dread Machine, meet a satyr, learn how to grow a garden in an apocalyptic wasteland, and compete against your coworkers in a battle royale for a shot at a paid vacation. Feel a mother's love, learn what happens when songs end, and befriend the entity living behind the wallpaper in your house. Honor the

Issue 1.2

COMING FALL 2022 IN PRINT AND EPUB. Purchasers will also receive access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo) and inspired by Ephiny Gale's story, “Watchhouse." If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Issue 1.3

COMING FALL 2022 IN PRINT AND EPUB. Purchasers will also receive access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo) and inspired by Brian Low's story, “Have You Seen This Hungry Ghost?" If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Issue 1.4 Paperback

Purchasers will receive the physical and epub edition of Issue 1.4, plus access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo) and inspired by Stephen S. Powers's story, "Just Us." If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Issue 2.1 eBook

Purchasers will receive the physical and epub edition of Issue 2.1, plus access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo). If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Issue 2.1 Paperback

Purchasers will receive the physical and epub edition of Issue 2.1, plus access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo). If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Issue 2.2 eBook

Purchasers will receive the physical and epub edition of Issue 2.2, plus access to downloadable desktop and phone wallpapers of our beautiful cover art created by the amazingly talented Katerina Belikova (aka Ninja Jo). This issue features stories and poetry by: Warren Benedetto Renan Bernardo Avi Burton Lora Gray Liam Hogan Jason Kahler Jessica Koch Ai Jiang Nathaniel Lee Amanda Michele Mob Aimee Ogden Rhonda Parrish John Perilli M. Shedric Simpson Gwen Whiting David Lee Zweifler If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

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