Crime Factory Issue #17 – OUT NOW

Issue #17 of the noir journal CRIME FACTORY is available now. This is our biggest issue yet, and as with last issue, with our redesign, we recommend you get this bad boy in print (which you can get RIGHT HERE – if you purchase in print, you can get a free copy of the kindle [...]

Crime Factory Issue 16 – OUT NOW!

The sixteenth issue of the award-winning magazine, CRIME FACTORY, available in PDF or Kindle. We really recommend going for PRINT [CLICK HERE] with this issue, though, as it looks GORGEOUS!   (After purchasing, you will be redirected to the site with the download link.)   In this issue, Crime Factory chats with comics megastar GARTH [...]

FREIGHT novella to launch in Melbourne

On October 13th 2014, Crime Factory Publications will launch the third book in its Single Shot line of novellas, Freight by Ed Kurtz, at Loop Bar, 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne. Kurtz’s body of work has won wide acclaim and been selected for such prestigious collections as The Best American Mystery Stories 2014. With Freight ($10), [...]

Buy FREIGHT by Ed Kurtz

Crime Factory is pleased to announce the release of FREIGHT, our new Single Shot novella by Texan author Ed Kurtz. FREIGHT launched in print on Monday October 13th, 2014, and is now available for order (ebook also available below).   To Enoch and Doc, two down and out men working as railway brakemen in an [...]

Noir Con 2014 Program

A word from our friends at NoirCon:   NOIRCON 2014 , a biennial tribute to all things noir from literature to film to art and poetry, will take place from October 30 thru November 2, 2014. This conference is produced and headquartered at Society Hill Playhouse. Program includes panels on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, parties, [...]

Special Edition: PINK FACTORY

Crime Factory Publications brings you PINK FACTORY – the sex/smut/erotica issue you’ve been waiting for. We’ve gotta recommend getting this in PRINT (RIGHT HERE) – as it looks great. This thing looks like an old porn magazine (only fancier). It’s pretty special, if we’re allowed to say so! (And a quick round of applause for [...]

On Crime Factory’s future and new pricing

Hi There Dear Reader, If you’ve come here to put your eyeballs on CF15, it’s more than likely that you’ve noticed things are a little different. Your formerly free PDF download now will cost you $1.99.  Your kindle edition also now costs $1.99. Your print has gone up to $8.99. You’re possibly thinking, what the [...]

Crime Factory Issue 15

And so, as the dark prophecies foretold, that when the white crow flies atop the tower of Babel, and the blood of the ancients’ boils in the Salton Sea, that there will be no room left in hell, and it will spit forth the fifteenth issue of the award-winning noir journal, Crime Factory. Get all [...]

Buy SAINT HOMICIDE By Jake Hinkson

EBook now available below.   “The other inmates call him Saint Homicide, the murderous man of God who heeded the voice of wrath when it told him to do the unthinkable. Many consider him a fanatic. Others see him as a prophet. And some simply think he’s insane. Here, he tells his story.”   Crime [...]


From Crime Factory Publications comes issue 14 of their award-winning noir journal. The best way to read it is in the highly affordable print edition. Grab it in PRINT RIGHT HERE.   If you want some sweet digital lovin’, you can grab the Kindle or PDF straight from the horse’s cloaca right here:     [...]