Horses, cowboy hats, six-shooters. Ghosts, monsters, demons.

The Weird West genre combines the Old West aesthetic with the frontier of the supernatural. In the Weird West, heroes must keep their wits about them and muster stoic bravery in the face of the unknown.

The Weird West has spawned beloved games, movies and books and spans genres from horror, scifi, dark fantasy and speculative.

This website is a resource for writers, readers and fans of the Weird West.

Explore on for a better understanding of the Weird West; a list of books that you can’t miss, and much more.

“Aim at a high mark and you’ll hit it. No, not the first time, nor the second time. Maybe not the third. But keep on aiming and keep on shooting for only practice will make you perfect.” 

― Annie Oakley