Special Forces.The very sharpest edge of any military throughout history.
Now, they face their greatest challenge yet. Undead, mutations, monsters, all the things no-one ever believed could happen are here in the pages of SNAFU: Black Ops.
Read tales from existing bestselling series by Jonathan Maberry, Nicholas Sansbury Smith, Hank Schwaeble, John O'Brien, and James Lovegrove, along with some of your SNAFU favourites in this collection of the very best stories by the very best writers of military horror.
BACK TO BLACK — Jonathan Maberry and Bryan Thomas Schmidt
THE WAKING DRAGON — R.P.L. Johnson
THE CLASH OF CYMBALS — Richard Lee Byers
BLACK TIDE — James A Moore & Charles Rutledge
RAVEN’S FIRST FLIGHT — Alan Baxter
SONS OF APOPHIS — Christine Morgan
SEAL TEAM BLUE — John O’Brien
A DEBT REPAID — Tim Marquitz & J. M. Martin
GROUND ZERO — Kirsten Cross
DEEPEST, DARKEST — Hank Schwaeble
RAID ON WEWELSBERG — Seth Skorkowsky
GOD-KILLERS IN OUR MIDST — James Lovegrove and N.X. Sharps
EXTINCTION LOST — Nicholas Sansbury Smith
Join the military, they said. See far-flung worlds, they said. Meet interesting creatures, and kill them all. Soldiers fighting aliens in unforgiving landscapes, where every breath could be their last. Featuring stories by Weston Ochse, Mike Resnick, and others. From near-future to far-future, featuring some of the best writers working in the field today.
SUITS — Steve Lewis
Under Calliope's Skin — Alan Baxter
The ASH at Ft Preston — Case C. Capehart
Human Strain — Benjamin Cheah
Kill Streak — Samson Stormcrow Hayes
Shatner Rules — Weston Ochse
Scout Mission — Jack Hillman
Outpost — Anthony Izzo
Invasive Maneuvers — Tim Marquitz & J. M. Martin
Romeo and Julie — Mike Resnick
Acting Private Tantas Jackson — Deborah Walker
Perfect War — Jay Werkheiser
Emeralds — Asher Wismer
From the darkness of the abyss to the subtle shift of shadows dwell creatures that prey on us all.
Be they straight-up monsters or nightmares behind a human mask, they track us and they kill us.
Sometimes, they play with their food, where death would be a kindness. But there is hope.
There are those who search out the monsters, those who hunt the hunters.
These are their stories.
Featuring 13 stories of military horror by some of the best known and emerging writers in the genre.
1. Apex Predator — N. X. Sharps & Tim Marquitz
2. Two Birds, One Stone — Evan Dicken
3. Non Zero Sum — R. P. L. Johnson
4. Only Stones — Christine Morgan
5. That Old Black Magic — James A. Moore
6. Ngu Tinh — D. F. Shultz
7. Warm Bodies — Kirsten Cross
8. The Bani Protocols — Rose Blackthorn
9. Hungry Eyes — Seth Skorkowsky
10. The Secret War — David W. Amendola
11. Outbreak — V. E. Battaglia
12. Droch Fhola — Brad C. Hodson
13. Bonked — Patrick Freivald
Survive, no matter what. Lost in the shadows, low on ammo; wounded, fighting to make it through, the last remnants of the mission team trying to make sense of where they had gone wrong, and how to make it out alive with next-to-no resources. Where every bullet counts. Featuring nearly 100,000 words of military fiction and sci-fi.
— Jeremy Robinson & Kane Gilmour (Callsign: Deep Blue, Ragnarok, and Omega, all part of the phenomenal Jack Sigler/Chess Team series)
— S.D. Perry (has written extensively in the universes of Star Trek, Aliens, and Resident Evil, among others)
— Weston Ochse (SEAL Team 666 and Grunt Life/Grunt Traitor)
— Matt Hilton (author of the high-octane Joe Hunter thriller series)
Plus another six established and emerging writers.
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Badlands — S.D. Perry
Of Storms and Flame — Tim Marquitz & J. M. Martin
In Vaulted Halls Entombed — Alan Baxter
They Own the Night — B. Michael Radburn
Fallen Lion — Jack Hanson
Sucker of Souls — Kirsten Cross
Cold War Gothic II: The Bohemian Grove — Weston Ochse
After the Red Rain Fell — Matt Hilton
The Slog — Neal F. Litherland
Show of Force — Jeremy Robinson & Kane Gilmour