Dark Shadows Werewolf Action Figure

Dark Shadows Werewolf figure

A gothic soap opera that originally aired from 1966-1971, Dark Shadows featured many storylines that were at the time unprecedented in daytime television – ghosts, vampires, werewolves, zombies, witches, time travel and parallel universes…to name a few! Now you can celebrate the classic supernatural series with this incredibly detailed 8-inch tall Werewolf action figure, based on the character portrayed by actor Chris Jennings.

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Dracula: The Company Of Monsters comic

He’s back from the dead and starring in a new ongoing horror series from the mind of Kurt Busiek. A powerful, predatory corporation acquires a valuable asset — Dracula! They think they own him, but no one can own the Son of the Dragon. There’s a monster in their midst that puts Hannibal Lecter to shame — and he plans to gain his freedom in blood. It’s bloodsuckers vs. bloodsucker, as Busiek brings a modern spin to the Dracula mythos.

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The Living Corpse – A fans thoughts

The Living Corpse
In celebration of zombie month, Don Johnston has submitted an article about The Living Corpse.

I am a Marvel zombie, and I will be the first to admit to that fact. In 2006 I received a copy of The Corpse, a comic by two creators that graduated from the Kubert School. Being a Zombie fan I decided I would give a look, and I am so glad that I did.

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Vengeance Of The Moon Knight #9 preview

THE HEROIC AGE IS HERE! ‘COLLISION’ Special, double-sized issue! Moon Knight said he wanted to be a super hero – now he’s getting his chance. Step one of his education: a team-up. When a hopping mad, skyscraper-tall Sandman goes beserk in Times Square, Moon Knight is gonna need a bigger boat?and some help. Enter: Spider-Man. Plus, the shock ending that will have fans talking for months!

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Enter The Zombie One-Shot

A mysterious martial arts master holds a tournament on his private island. Suspecting the man of strange, illegal dealings and experiments, the government calls upon the aid of the best fighter they know. But when the king of kung fu confronts his foes, the fists and feet go flying — right off the ends of their limbs! It’s an UNdeadly showdown with the master’s zombie minions, opponents who can’t even be beaten to death! Is there any escape from the island-bound Dojo of the Dead?

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Nintendo and EA launch three horror stories

Horror stories

Prepare to be scared as Nintendo and Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:ERTS) launch three horror stories by bestselling author Anthony Horowitz, exclusively to FLIPS on Nintendo DSiWare.

For the first time ever, you’ll be able to read the three new macabre stories by No. 1 bestselling author Anthony Horowitz, ahead of the horror collection being published in book form by Walker Books this September. As part of the range of titles from EA FLIPS, players will be able to download this exclusive content from the Nintendo DSi Shop from 21st May.

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Saw Puppet Mez-Itz Figure

Saw Mez it figure

The Saw Puppet, mechanical messenger of the jigsaw killer from the Saw movie franchise, is a contemporary horror icon, and he’s also the next addition to the ever-expanding Mez-Itz universe of Designer Vinyl figures. Countless victims have awoken to this harbinger of doom as he explains the perverse rules to a game of life and death that they are being forced to play.Now he can be yours to bring home! Figure stands approximately 7-inches tall.

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Frank McLaughlin art exhibit coverage

Frank McLaughlin

This past weekend, staff member, Daniel Ramirez attended a free art gallery exhibit featuring Frank McLaughlin.

Frank has worked on comics such as Captain America, Batman, and Green Lantern. He’s worked in Connecticut almost all his life which to me explained what he was doing in my state. Along with working in the industry since the early 60’s, Frank has done freelance work for both Marvel and DC. In the 1980s, McLaughlin was regular inker/penciler Carmine Infantino’s The Flash, Gene Colan’s Wonder Woman, and Dan Jurgens’ Green Arrow, among other assignments. McLaughlin has taught at the Paier College of Art in Hamden, Connecticut and Guy Gilchrist’s Cartoonist’s Academy in Simsbury, Connecticut. He co-developed the literacy program “Writing to Read” for the JHM Corporation through Nova University, in which comic-book storytelling was used to teach and encourage reading. He’s written books like “How to Draw Bodacious Babes in Comics” and for the horror fans, “How to Draw Monsters for Comics.”

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Locke & Key Interview with Gabe Rodriguez

Locke and Key comic

Dan Royer sat down with Locke & Key artist Gabe Rodriguez to talk about the hit comic and more.

Locke and Key is described as:
After the murder of their father, Tyler, Kinsey, and Bode Locke relocate with their mother to the family estate of Keyhouse, located in Lovecraft, Massachusetts. Sam Lesser, one of the teens who murdered Mr. Locke, is in a juvenile detention center and, by gazing in water, communicates with a supernatural force that promises to free him. Bode Locke, the youngest of the family, uncovers The Ghost Door, which separates his spirit from his body.

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Tweet Defense Gets an iPad Upgrade

Tweet Defense

Strategy gamers and zombie fanatics have a new reason to fall in love with their iPads today, as Tweet Defense HD makes its way to the iPad App Store. Publisher Promethium Marketing Group announced an upgraded version of Tweet Defense HD specifically built for the iPad. “We knew the size of the screen and the power of the iPad would allow us to improve the game and address most of the feedback we’ve received from all of the original Tweet Defense fans. We think with ‘HD’ we’ve made the definitive version of Tweet Defense”, explained executive producer Nelson Rodriguez.

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