Horror Comics

Impaler #5 preview

Impaler comic

This fresh, new take on the vampire mythos from International Horror Guild-nominated writer William Harms concludes with an oversized issue!

Vampires have taken over the East coast of the United States. The few survivors are stranded where they have taken refuge while those watching on the news have abandoned their homes in a bid to outrun the vampire swarm. Now the vampires are marching West and nothing can stop them. The only thing standing in their way is Vlad Tepes, the historical Dracula, and the suicidal homicide detective Victor Dailey. But when events take a turn for the worst, will Victor be able to take up Vlad’s mantle as Vampire Hunter?

Check out the Impaler #5 preview.

Eternal Descent #1 preview

Eternal Descent comic

Welcome to a city where lost souls lurk in every shadow and darkness veils sinister designs, where heavy metal could be the key to salvation…or the gateway to destruction. A fallen hero, a twisted demon, one gorgeous succubus, and an army of chart-topping guitar heroes: the pieces are in place. The Descent begins. Created in conjunction with ESP Guitars and Marshall Amplification.

Check out the Eternal Descent #1 preview.

GARTERS & GHOULS interview with Harold Sipe

Garters and Ghouls comic

IDW’s Garters & Ghouls comic chronicles The Thrum, a dark force churning under the twisted streets and elaborate architecture of Washington DC. The only thing that stands in its way is a group of outlandish geniuses known as The Society and their all-female squad of undead warriors, The Dead-Butantes.

We caught up with writer, Harold Sipe, to talk about Garters & Ghouls.

Read the GARTERS & GHOULS interview with Harold Sipe.

Terminator 2029 #1 preview

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?

In this three-issue series we’ll meet Kyle Reese and his closest allies as they take on T-600s, T-800s, and HKs, in a world where there is little in the way of food, water, or hope.

Check out the Terminator 2029 #1 preview.

FROM HELL – A look at an Alan Moore classic

From Hell Alan Moore

Staff writer, RJ Young has contributed his latest article, From Hell.

Alan Moore has given us some of the greatest works in the comic genre over the last 30 years, including Watchmen, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and his unforgettable run on Swamp Thing, a masterpiece of the horror genre. Another excellent horror tale written by Moore is his often overlooked 1989 thriller From Hell.

Read the FROM HELL article.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 #34 preview

Buffy comic

Twilight has been unmasked. Buildings fall, oceans churn, and the earth moves as titans come together in a bizarre twist!

Check out the Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 #34 preview.

Zombie Tramp #2 review

Zombie Tramp

Janey Belle is on her path for revenge, for those who are responsible for her death. with a little help from the Zombie Queen, who has a common enemy.

Read the Zombie Tramp #2 review.

Dick Giordano passes away

Dick Giordano

Today we learned that Dick Giordano has passed away at the age of 77.

Dick was best known for introducing Charlton Comics’ “Action Heroes” stable of superheroes, and serving as executive editor of then industry-leader DC Comics. As an inker, Giordano is well known for his pairings with penciler Neal Adams in a series of critically acclaimed comics featuring Batman, Green Lantern, and Green Arrow.

In addition to that, Dick had worked on many horror titles including: Dracula Lives, Legion of Monsters, Creepy, Eerie, Witching Hour, The Unexpected, Secrets of Sinister House, Strange Suspense Stories, House of Secrets and many, many more.

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Walking Dead show casts Shane

Shane the walking dead

The Hollywood Reporter reports that the role of Shane has been cast for the forthcoming AMC pilot based on “The Walking Dead”. Rick’s fellow police officer will be played by Jon Bernthal, known for “The Ghost Writer”, “Eastwick”, and playing Al Capone in the second “Night at the Museum” film.

Check out the Shane from The Walking Dead TV show.

Gomez: Mysterious And Spooky

Addams Family comic

Staff writer, Thomas Tuna has submitted his newest article, Gomez: Mysterious And Spooky.

What happens when the comic monsters writer talks about the Gold Key adventures of the Addams Family? Find out in this tongue-in-cheek interview.

Read Gomez: Mysterious And Spooky.