Before you submit, please review our detailed submissions guidelines. We have special requirements for submission anonymity and for story content. Submit your work as a *.doc, *.rtf, *.odt, *.zip or *.html file. Submissions that do not follow these guidelines will not be read.
This category is for proposals for short-form works of interactive fiction that have never been published before.

Detailed guidelines appear at the sub-Q website and change frequently. Please review them carefully before submitting.

This category is for complete, publication-ready works of interactive fiction that have never been published before.

Detailed guidelines appear at the sub-Q website and change frequently. Please review them carefully before submitting.
This category is for complete, publication-ready works of interactive fiction that have already appeared before the public--e.g. in a game jam, on itch.io, or on a personal blog.

Detailed guidelines appear at the sub-Q website and change frequently. Please review them carefully before submitting.
This category is for complete, publication-ready interactive adaptations of public domain fiction (classic fantasy, science fiction, and/or horror). We are seeking interactive adaptations that have not been published before.

Detailed guidelines appear at the sub-Q website and change frequently. Please review them carefully before submitting.

For long, serialized works, submit a query letter, synopsis, and first sample chapter with completed interactivity. Propose your serialized work as you would a novel.

  • Submit the query letter, synopsis, and first sample chapter as a single compressed file (e.g. *.zip) of all materials.
  • Please follow standard manuscript format in a *.doc, *.odt, or *.rtf file, Times New Roman preferred, Courier acceptable, links and special formatting OK.
This category is for reviews of works of interactive fiction.

Detailed guidelines appear at the sub-Q website and change frequently. Please review them carefully before submitting.