ISFDB banner

Issue Grid: Fantastic

You are not logged in. If you create a free account and sign in, you will be able to customize what is displayed.

Note: There are other series with the same name: Fantastic (Greenberg Anthologies)

  • Series: Fantastic Series Record # 8935
  • Note: Fantastic began as a companion magazine to both Amazing Stories and Fantastic Adventures as a Ziff-Davis digest-sized magazine in 1952. By 1953, Fantastic completely supplanted Fantastic Adventures, which ceased publication after the March 1953 issue. Fantastic was published monthly from Feb 1957 through June 1965; it was published bi-monthly otherwise and quarterly since 1976. From November 1980, it was merged with Amazing. The title changed to Fantastic Science Fiction Stories with the September 1959 issue. The titled changed to Fantastic Stories of Imagination with the October 1960 issue. Art attributions begin Feb 1958 ... view full Note
Format:
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".

Legend: Unverified issues are gold, secondary verifications are light blue.

View this magazine as a seriesShow earliest year first

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec No month
1980
January
- -
April
- -
July
- -
October
- - -
1979
January
- -
April
- -
July
- -
October
- - -
1978 - - -
April
- -
July
- -
October
- - -
1977 -
February
- - -
June
- -
September
- -
December
-
1976 -
February
- -
May
- -
August
- -
November
- -
1975 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1974
January
-
March
-
May
-
July
-
September
-
November
- -
1973 -
February
-
April
- -
July
-
September
-
November
- -
1972 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1971 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1970 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1969 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1968
January
-
March
-
May
- -
August
-
October
-
December
-
1967
January
-
March
-
May
-
July
-
September
-
November
- -
1966
January
-
March
-
May
-
July
-
September
-
November
- -
1965
January
February
March
April
May
June
- -
September
-
November
- -
1964
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1963
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1962
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1961
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1960
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1959
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1958
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1957 -
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
-
1956 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1955 -
February
-
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1954
January-February
- -
April
-
June
-
August
-
October
-
December
-
1953
January-February
-
March-April
-
May-June
-
July-August
-
September-October
-
November-December
- -
1952 - - - - -
Summer
- -
Fall
-
November-December
- -
Copyright (c) 1995-2019 Al von Ruff and the ISFDB team
ISFDB Engine - Version 4.00 (04/24/06)