Format: Softcover, 224 pages
Publisher: New Epoch Press, August, 2007
ISBN: Issue 11
Where Beauty Lies in Wait by Peadar Ó Guilín
She was irresistibly beautiful - and a monster. And now she had stolen Darrak's only son.
The Lawless Hours by James Enge
It was Roble's duty to patrol the woods in the Lawless Hours, on guard for the servants of the Boneless One. Until he met Morlock the Maker.
The Wizard's Daily Horoscope by Maria V. Snyder
Guaranteed timely and accurate. Like magic.
Holy Places by Martha Wells
The tale of the first meeting of Giliead & Ilias - and a night of dark wizardry.
From the Heart of the Earth to the Peaks of the Sky by Iain Rowan
Dao Shi comes face to face with an unkillable demon deep in the Underworld... & a secret the Empire would stop at nothing to protect.
The Mudslinger by David Evan Harris
As a wizard, Dredge was laughable. But the fate of a kingdom rested on his simple gift
Soulthief by Ben Wolcott
A dead wizard hires a thief to break into his tower - and unravel the lethal secrets within.
The Entrance of Bob Into Valhalla by William I. Lengeman III
The roller coaster was plenty dangerous - even before the harpies attacked. Good thing Bob brought his broadsword.
The Naturalist, Part II: An Incident at Gray's Works by Mark Sumner
In which the Naturalist returns to civilization to warn of the approach of the terror from the interior... & learns his troubles are just beginning.
Features - Fictional Losses: Neglected Stories from the SF Magazines by Rich Horton
Editorial - How to Succeed in Business by John O'Neill
Letters - From Our Readers
Back Issues - A list of rare (but miraculously still available) back issues of Black Gate
Next Issue - More from Martha Wells, James Enge, Howard Andrew Jones, Todd McAulty, Ed Carmien, John Fultz, and more - plus the exciting return of Tumithak in "Tumithak and the Ancient Word!" The gods have clearly blessed you.
Lost Worlds by Clark Ashton Smith
Hell To Pay by Simon R. Green
Monster Nation: A Zombie Novel by David Wellington
Polyphony 6 edited by Deborah Layne & Jay Lake
Spirit Gate by Kate Elliott
The Cracked Throne by Joshua Palmatier
Firebird by R. Garcia y Robertson
Kitty Takes a Holiday by Carrie Vaughn
The Well Of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson
White Night, a novel of the Dresden Files by Jim Butcher
Reviews by Charlene Brusso, Thomas Cunningham, Chris Gruber, Rich Horton, Thomas M. MacKay, Robert Burke Richardson, Mark Rigney, Beth Shope, and K. Tang
Fantasy Game Reviews:
Classic Traveller from Far Future Enterprises
Dungeons and Dragons: Red Hand of Doom from Wizards of the Coast
Legends of the Ancient World: Wolves on the Rhine from Christopher Brandon - Dark City Games
Dungeons and Dragons: Dragondown Grotto from Wizards of the Coast
Call of Cthulhu: Secrets of New York: A Mythos Guide to the City That Never Sleeps from Chaosium
Age of Mortals Campaign from Margaret Weis Games
Key of Destiny, Christopher Coyle
Spectre of Sorrows, Christopher Coyle
Price of Courage, Cameron Banks
The Knightly Orders of Ansalon from Margaret Weis Games
Reviews by Howard Andrew Jones, Andrew Zimmerman Jones, Jackson Kuhl, and Patrick Ross
Comics: Knights of the Dinner Table: The Java Joint by Jolly Blackburn, John O'Neill, and Steve Johansson
Spot Art - Four illustrations by Lance King