In only seven years, Clarkesworld has established itself as one of the leading science fiction and fantasy magazines. During that time, they've won three Hugo Awards (2010, 2011 and 2013) and their fiction has been nominated for or won the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, Sturgeon, Locus, Shirley Jackson, Ditmar, WSFA Small Press and Stoker Awards. Each monthly issue of Clarkesworld features three original stories by new and established authors, two reprint stories selected by Gardner Dozois, and an assortment of non-fiction offerings. In their pages, you can expect to find works by outstanding authors like Peter Watts, Jay Lake, Catherynne M. Valente, Yoon Ha Lee, Ken Liu, Aliette de Bodard, N.K. Jemisin and Kij Johnson.
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Version 8.3

Stability improvements and other minor bug fixes.

Ratings and Reviews

TechnocratWasp ,

Oddly appropriate

Years ago science fiction writers imagined a world where we’d read books and magazines on these little handheld computer thingies. Well, here we are.

Clarkesworld is my favorite magazine to read, and being able to read it on an iPad is oddly appropriate.

Cuencana ,

Good content, terrible app

The magazine has excellent sci-fi stories and interesting articles but the MAZ app running under Apple's Newstand is nothing but frustrating to use. Issues that you buy are not readable unless you keep a wifi connection open. If you don't, the app rudely displays downloaded pages out of focus. What's up with that?

The app has lots of useless bells and whistles for clipping images and text and sharing them via social media. But suppose you just want to READ the blasted magazine? It has just about the worst touch reader I have seen. Very difficult to turn pages, no ability set font size or select a prefered font, seems to be no more than a badly designed pdf reader.

Skip this app and do NOT subscribe. You are better offbuying individual issues from Kobo and using a decent reader.

Canyon rat ,

Sometimes Print is Better

I like the podcast but some stories definitely work better on the page. If the podcast isn't clear, I sit down and read the story.


MAZ Digital Inc.
47.8 MB
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Czech, French, German
Age Rating
You must be at least 17 years old to download this app.
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
Unrestricted Web Access
Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
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