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?
The path to preserving history doesn’t come without its challenges. Sometimes it takes you to unexpected, and very dangerous, places. Meet Octavia, a no-nonsense Brigand assigned to accompany and protect Ezra on his missions. Her observation skills are honed, her shooting ability is near flawless, and her sarcasm level is well above the average human. Read more about Character Spotlight: Octavia[…]
Sometimes in life one only wants to eat, drink, and be merry. In a world focused so much on the past, the present is just as important to the average citizen. Meet Charlie, local bartender, businesswoman, Ezra’s sister, and one of the scariest people on Hereford. Her rules are simple: play nice or things will Read more about Character Spotlight: Charlie[…]
In a world governed by the endless pursuit of knowledge, the keeping of the old world archives fell to those known as Chroniclers. Each carries the same mission to find and record pieces of the past to properly preserve it for the future. Meet Ezra Kane, a man who loves history, but is unsure of Read more about Character Spotlight: Ezra[…]
Wicked Fallout by Kelly Charron “Convicted of six murders when she was just fifteen, the notorious Ryann Wilkanson hasn’t been able to act on her darkest, deadliest urges for twelve years. She’s exhausted her appeals and has little hope of ever getting out of prison and back to hunting. Until a media-hungry legal team Read more about What We’re Reading – Amanda[…]
A look at my adventure Part business trip and part family vacation, my time spent in Indianapolis was jam packed. I was able to turn an annual geeky pilgrimage with my father and sister into professional development by attending the Gen Con Writer’s Symposium. If you have a chance to go, I highly suggest it. Read more about Gen Con 2018[…]
Today is July 9th and our Creative Director Tiffany is celebrating her birthday, so we thought this was the perfect time to shine the spotlight in a different direction and learn a little bit more about the Mecha Panda team. What do you do at Mecha Panda Publishing? I take care of everything related to Read more about Birthday Interview with our Creative Director[…]
While I do have a long time love for literature and thought provoking texts, I definitely partake in my share of stories deemed to be a little “fluffier”. I’m currently immersed in rereading the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon. I first encountered this series when I was 15 and visiting a friend’s family cabin. She Read more about What We’re Reading – Amanda[…]
Last week was the launch of T.J. Lockwood’s second book, Urban Heroes. To celebrate we had a reading and signing at our favourite local bookstore Western Sky Books. Owners Tamara and Diane were an absolute pleasure to work with and we’re excited for the next time we can work together. The night Read more about We Had a Launch Party![…]
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[…]