Horror Comics

VAMPIRE, PA interview with J.C. Vaughn

Vampire comic

Vampires in suburbia? Dean Marklin didn’t think so. In fact, he didn’t believe in vampires at all. Then he met one. Then he met lots more, and they all wanted to kill him! Now he’s a vampire hunter, and he’s pursued by a beautiful vampire while he tries to hold onto what’s left of normal life. How do you think that’s working out for him?

We caught up with writer, J.C. Vaughn to talk about his upcoming comic.

Read the VAMPIRE, PA interview with J.C. Vaughn.

Devil #2 review

Devil Dark Horse

Could there ever be such thing as a vampire virus? Sounds like the stuff of sci-fi and horror all wrapped up in one, and that’s what makes Devil such an interesting story. Answers unfold about the government program that created this nasty disease of superhuman power and hunger for blood in the second frantic issue. Who is this Mariko creature? Is she a victim, or is she proud of her new, superevolved existence? And can the government really contain the beautiful monster they’ve created?

Read the Devil #2 review.

Marvel Zombies 5 #1 preview

Marvel Zombies 5

Machine Man is back! Zombies of the multiverse, watch your rotting backs! To obtain a cure for the zombie virus for Morbius the Living Vampire, Aaron Stack, Agent of ARMOR, must traverse alternate realities hunting down the plague in all its myriad forms…with a most unusual (but somehow oddly appropriate) partner! First up: in the Alterniverse known as ‘The Territory,’ the Old West never died. But when the greatest gunslingers of Marveldom — Two-Gun Kid, Phantom Rider, Kid Colt, and many others — rise from their graves in Boot Hill, the stage is set for a High Noon showdown with flesh-eating outlaws the likes of which you’ve never seen!

Check out the Marvel Zombies 5 #1 preview.

Vengeance of the Moon Knight #7 preview

Moon Knight comic

Killed, Not Dead!,’ part 1. Guest-starring Deadpool! Herman Goncharenko lies at death’s door, wasting away of cancer, but someone wants him killed, not dead. Someone desperate enough to hire a certain mouthy mercenary to do the job. Gonchrenko’s only hope just might be the reformed Moon Knight if he’s able to withstand the force of nature known as Deadpool, and if Goncharenko is, indeed, worth saving.

Check out the Vengeance of the Moon Knight #7 preview.

Spider-Man: Fever #1 preview

Spiderman comic

One of comics’ most innovative and original voices, Brendan McCarthy, brings Spider-Man: Fever — a truly unique and surreal story evoking the classic Silver-Age psychedelia of Steve Ditko’s Dr Strange. In Fever, Spider-Man is abducted by a depraved tribe of spider-demons to a bizarre dimension, where he is to be eaten alive. Dr. Strange goes on a perilous occult quest to rescue his friend — and tangles with some very peculiar characters along the way…

Check out the Spider-Man: Fever #1 preview.

Berserker #5 preview

Berserker comic

As Aaron continues his training under the watchful eye of Midgard, Farris sets himself firmly on a collision course as he vows to destroy all of the other Berserkers. When these two inexperienced, powerful Berserkers meet only blood and carnage can follow in their wake.

Check out the Berserker #5 preview.

Wolverine: Weapon X #12 preview

Wolverine Deathlok

The time-twisting saga of the all-new Deathlok continues as Wolverine battles an army of cyborg assassins on two fronts: in the present, Logan must keep Captain America from becoming the latest casualty on the Deathlok hit list, while in the future an aging, battle-ravaged Logan leads a last-ditch effort to shut down the Deathloks once and for all.

Check out the Wolverine: Weapon X #12 preview.

Terminator interview with Andy MacDonald

Terminator comic

The year is 2029. It’s the year that John Connor, leader of the Resistance, sends Kyle Reese to 1984 to save Sarah Connor from a T-800 with a grudge.

But before all of that happened, Kyle Reese was just another man fighting to survive in a world overrun by a technology that had taken on a life of its own and annihilated civilization.

Who was Kyle before he met John Connor and was thrust through time to face off with a T-800 and fall for a waitress with a destiny? And who were his comrades in arms?

We caught up with artist, Andy MacDonald, to talk about Terminator.

Read the Terminator interview with Andy MacDonald.

Wizard World Conventions to Debut the Horror Pavilion

Wizard World convention

For anyone who may be thinking that Wizard World conventions are only for the capes and tights crowd, think again! For the first time ever, Wizard World Comic Con has partnered with the New York City Horror Film Festival to bring you the debut of the Horror Pavilion at the Anaheim Comic Con, April 16-18, at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

The highlight of the event will be the screenings from the Killer Shorts Sudden Death Film Competition. The competition showcases horror and sci-fi short films and allows the audience to select the winners. One winner will be selected in each of the participating cities to become a part of the 2010 NYC Horror Film Festival program later this year.

Read more about Wizard World Conventions to Debut the Horror Pavilion.

Hack/Slash 30 preview

Hack/Slash comic

Cassie and Vlad’s most bizarre mission yet! Meet The Alternative, a group of teens who have decided to outfit themselves in costumes and defend their city against crime. But before they start bashing bad guys, they’re going to have one hell of a debaucherous party! Now someone wants them dead, and the killer knows how to make a gory mess out of Spandex-clad sidekick wannabes! It’s teen superheroes meets teen slayer in Super Sidekick Sleepover Slaughter part 1!

Check out the Hack/Slash 30 preview.