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Planet Scumm

Literary Magazine

Fiction

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PLANET SCUMM IS A TRI-ANNUAL SCIENCE-FICTION MAGAZINE, PUBLISHED BY SPARK & FIZZ BOOKS.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:  / 
    52 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    1.3%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

Pays$0.6 per word

Find more details in the Genres section

FeeNo

  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

    From the editors

    yes

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Sub Genres: Science Fiction, Speculative

Payment: $ 0.6 per word

Hard sci-fi, soft sci-fi, sci-fi. Speculative fiction, weird fiction, slipstream. Stories, or collections of flash fiction, should be no more than 5,000 words in length.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Submit only one previously unpublished short story or flash collection. We do not accept multiple submissions from the same author in one reading period. Payment/copies. Accepted authors receive 6 cents a word and one contributor copy.

Tracker statistics

390

Total submissions tracked

52 days

Average response time

1.3%

Average acceptance rate

3 days

Fastest response time

57 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 159 days, 159 days

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

1.32%

12-month average acceptance rate

52 days

12-month average response time

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    All genres

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    Alyssa Alarcón Santo

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