What Brings You Here Today?
Explore the worlds of science fiction with us as we craft stories which dabble in all things speculative. Like flying cities? Robots? Technology? Then our catalogue is for you.
Want to hear something awesome? Enter Pondo’s Playground, the podcast about story elements, off topic tangents, occasional insight and everything in between.
Just want to say hi? Learn more about all of us at Mecha Panda Publishing, and feel free to browse through our list of upcoming projects. We’d love to hear from you.
Our Fiction Formula
Robots? Flying Cities? Futuristic Technology? We're in. Bring on the dystopian and let there be adventure.
We're experimenting with this. Who doesn't like feeling the shivers every now and then?
We love sub-plots. Always have and always will. One day we might even be brave enough to take on a novel.
We love stories and that means we aren't ruling out anything. Genres are like guidelines. Lets explore them all.
Who Are We?
Most writers have their own unique processes they follow. Some write at desks, others enjoy the comforts of the couch, many need to have the perfect lighting, and there are even a few who need a warm cup of tea within reach on a coaster. Whatever your writing process is, it’s sacred and the whole Read more about On Writing: Urban Heroes[…]
The roads beneath the cities can be a harsh place. There’s no telling what kind of people a traveller might encounter. Vancouver may be a giant concentration of population, but it’s surrounding area is all up in the air. Meet Sasha, a wanderer, a teenager, and a bystander caught in the middle between Calista Read more about Character Spotlight: Sasha[…]
Today is May 31 and our Marketing Director Amanda is celebrating her birthday! She took the time to sit down and answer some questions so you could learn a little more about the Mecha Panda team. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I’m a recent graduate from Simon Fraser University Read more about Birthday Interview with our Marketing Director![…]
There are few who have been able to successfully evade the prison city of Voltza. Its reach rivals all of the other cities combined. Those who have ever been an inmate know how hopeless it is to run from the Maverick and his guards. Meet Axton, a soldier, influencer and a criminal, but you’d never Read more about Character Spotlight: Axton[…]
As you’ve probably seen from our constant social media postings, we have a book signing this weekend! Our very own T.J. Lockwood will be live and in person at the Indigo Spirit on Granville St in Vancouver. What You Can Expect T.J Lockwood and a few of us from the Mecha Panda team will be Read more about Our first book signing![…]
Here at Mecha Panda Publishing we often find ourselves pondering on what it means to be a hero. No matter who we ask this question to, the answer always seems to differ from person to person. What makes us follow a character’s journey from beginning to end? Is it their demeanour? Their charm? Their awkwardness? Read more about A Question About Heroes[…]
In this day and age, the times are always changing. From keyboard to document to printed page, we at Mecha Panda Publishing understand that writing is hard. Like any craft, it takes discipline, concentration, and creativity to deliver the perfect story in print or on the page. It can be exhausting. So, in the spirit Read more about Pondo’s Top 5 Writing Resources[…]
The world is not without law and order. Those who choose to escape their crimes from the sky cities are pursued only by the best and most ruthless of the Maverick’s prison force. Their defiance of the laws are met with the most severe of punishments. Meet Calista Ridley, independent, strong, a survivor, and a Read more about Character Spotlight: Calista Ridley[…]
Like many consumers of media, here at Mecha Panda Publishing we spend our fair share of time on Buzzfeed. Here are our top five recent book posts: 11 Indigenous Authors You Should Be Reading Instead Of Joseph Boyden Synopsis: “Three weeks after an explosive investigative report was published by the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, author Joseph Boyden has Read more about Five Fave Buzzfeed Book Posts[…]
Unsurprisingly, here at Mecha Panda Publishing we love to read. We also love a good deal! Here are the current promotions over at Amazon Kindle that we’re excited about. Note: These promotions are limited time offers. Mecha Panda Publsihing may receive compensation for sales made through these links. 5. Wizard: The Life and Times of Nikola Read more about Our Top 5 Kindle Specials[…]