Mech: Age of Steel Anthology

MECH: Age of Steel is a collection of 24 mecha-inspired short stories in the spirit of Pacific Rim, Macross, Transformers, Robotech, Gundam, Evangelion, and more.


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Creator: Edited by Tim Marquitz & Melanie R. Meadors
Category: Anthology
Age Range: Adult
Vibes: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Mechs, Giant Robots, Kiju, BOOM! 

In Short: A collection of 24 short stories of giant robots fighting even bigger threats, in the style of Gundam, Evangelion, Robotech, Pacific Rim and beyond.

What's It About: When giant monsters rise up, giant robots fight back! Dive into the thrilling world of the MECH: Age of Steel anthology, where tales of giant human-piloted robot war machines unfold across blasted cities, dystopian landscapes, and cosmic backdrops. Each story is accompanied by stunning illustrations, making this anthology the ideal companion to its sister title, Kaiju Rising: Age of Monsters. Get ready to embark on an adrenaline-fueled journey as you activate your interface array and prepare to rock alongside these epic mech battles!


Melanie R. Meadors
Melanie R. Meadors (she/they) is the author of fantasy stories where heroes don't always carry swords and bad guys often lose to nerds who study their weaknesses. She’s been known to befriend wandering garden gnomes, do battle with metal-eating squirrels, and has been called a superhero on more than one occasion. Her fiction has appeared in various magazines and anthologies, and she has edited multiple anthologies. She's co-owner of Mechanical Muse where she writes and edits content for roleplaying games.

Tim Marquitz
Tim Marquitz is the author of the Demon Squad series, The Enemy of My Enemy series (Kurtherian Gambit), the Blood War Trilogy, as well as several standalone books, and numerous anthology appearances alongside the biggest names in fantasy and horror.