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The Dread Machine is a nonprofit operation run by passionate volunteers and funded by donations. We don’t have sponsors, and we don’t sell ads. Our community makes our work here possible. If you enjoy our stories, please consider joining us or sending us a donation. Every penny the company receives pays a writer and expands our library of content.

Member Benefits

All membership levels include the following.

Recieve issues immediately when they release, delivered to your email in DRM-free epub, mobi, and PDF.

Read interviews from some of the coolest people in indie publishing.

Gain access to our members-only Discord community, where you can influence the Elder Gods.

Active members may elect to have their names printed in the acknowledgments in our issues.

Join us for game and movie nights in our members-only Discord.

Each quarter, we publish a game and make it available for purchase in our shop. Active members receive these games for free.

Listen to our podcast on your platform of choice.

Get stories, news, narrations, book previews, and more delivered to your inbox each week.

Enjoy our beautiful covers as desktop or mobile wallpapers.

$25 USD/year

Digital Devotee

Receive all member benefits and our eternal gratitude.

$40 USD/year

Print Propagandist

Receive all member benefits, plus physical copies of our quarterly issues.

$100 USD/year

Cult Leader

Receive all member benefits, plus a TDM tote bag of your choice.

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