All These Shiny Worlds II: The 2017 ImmerseOrDie Anthology

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From the brutal curators at comes another collection of indie short stories, each a distinct jewel forged in the fires of judgment, and all continuing to carry our one simple promise: Guaranteed not to suck.

Each year we hand-pick 50 of today's top indie authors and ask them to submit a story. Then we ask a team of ruthless judges to scour that ore and pick out the gems. The result is All These Shiny Worlds II

Includes Digital Commander by J.S. Morin

A mind is a terrible thing to plug into a war machine.

Brent "Skip" Harrison retired from the navy after a plane crash cost him three limbs. Now, his cybernetic replacements make him an ideal candidate for a new program from the US Army: interfacing with a 50' walking engine of destruction.

But when the training exercises get weird, Skip has to wonder what he's gotten himself into—and whether he can get himself out.

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