‘Kolchak: The Night Stalker’ – Cover Reveal for Deluxe Hardcover Edition of the Original Novel [Exclusive]

In 1972, Kolchak: The Night Stalker transfixed audiences. The movie became the highest-rated TV movie in U.S. history and spawned the cult TV series starring Darren McGavin. The TV movie was written by horror legend and novelist Richard Matheson (I Am Legend) and based on an unpublished novel by Jeff Rice, which ended up being published the following […]

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The Power of Believing: Diving into Stephen King’s Fictional Tabloid ‘Inside View’

Stephen King is an interesting follow on the site formerly known as Twitter. When not posting about politics or his latest literary find, he’s ranting about the state of the world and making observations that position him as a sort of elder statesman in the horror community. A recent tweet by the Master of Horror […]

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‘Goosebumps’ TV Series Novelization Will Resolve Season 1’s Cliffhanger Ending

The Disney+ series “Goosebumps” is coming back for a brand new second season that will feature a new cast, new setting, and new story, which means we won’t be revisiting the characters and/or storylines introduced in the show’s first season. Not on screen, at least. Bloody Disgusting has learned that Scholastic Inc. will release Goosebumps: The […]

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Stephen King’s ‘You Like It Darker’ Finds Beauty and Hope in Nihilistic Horror [Review]

Stephen King may be known for epic novels like It and The Stand, but many Constant Readers first met the Master of Horror through his short fiction. Beginning with the iconic 1978 collection Night Shift, the best-selling author has been dazzling us for decades with short stories overflowing with sickening gore, fantastical creatures, meticulous violence, […]

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‘See No Evil’ – WWE’s First Horror Movie Was This 2006 Slasher Starring Kane

With there being an overlap between wrestling fans and horror fans, it only made sense for WWE Studios to produce See No Evil. And much like The Rock’s Walking Tall and John Cena’s The Marine, this 2006 slasher was designed to jumpstart a popular wrestler’s crossover career; superstar Glenn “Kane” Jacobs stepped out of the […]

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‘A Comedy of Tragedies’ – Steve “Uncle Creepy” Barton’s Autobiography Now Available for Pre-Order

Known to horror fans as “Uncle Creepy,” prolific journalist and producer Steve Barton tells the wild story of his life and career in the upcoming autobiography A Comedy of Tragedies, which will be released by Encyclopocalypse Publications on December 10, 2024. Paperback pre-orders in the USA are now available directly at encyclopocalypse.com, with International Pre-orders […]

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‘Influencer’ Exclusive Cover Reveal: Adam Cesare’s Audible Original Gets Expanded Paperback Release

From author of the popular Clown in a Cornfield books comes Adam Cesare’s Influencer, a new horror novel that actually began its life as an Audible Original. But the paperback adaptation of the tale is said to be “new and expanded,” and it’s releasing October 1 Union Square & Co. Bloody Disgusting has been exclusively […]

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Mob Entertainment Teams With Scholastic to Launch the ‘Poppy Playtime Orientation Notebook’ [Video]

Who doesn’t remember as a kid getting the Scholastic catalogue in school and ordering the latest Goosebumps books? You’re about to do it again, only this time, it’s for the first book inspired by Poppy Playtime in Poppy Playtime Orientation Notebook. Mob Entertainment, the creators of the Poppy Playtime franchise, have announced a new partnership […]

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Don Coscarelli’s ‘PHICTION: Tales from the World of Phantasm’ Now Available in Paperback!

This year marks the 45th anniversary of Don Coscarelli’s horror classic Phantasm, and Coscarelli returns to that iconic universe with his brand new book PHICTION: Tales from the World of Phantasm. PHICTION explores characters and stories from the Phantasm universe, with an introduction by best-selling author Joe R. Lansdale (Bubba Ho-Tep). In the wake of a hardcover limited edition version of PHICTION being put […]

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‘Chopping Mall’ – Official Novelization of 1986 Cult Classic Coming Later This Year

Encyclopocalypse Publications has joined forces with Shout Factory to novelize the cult classic 1986 horror film Chopping Mall, Bloody Disgusting has learned this morning. Chopping Mall: The Novelization will be available November 19, 2024! Since acquiring the rights to Roger Corman’s library in 2018, Shout Factory has been exploring innovative ways to bring these classic […]

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The Women of Carrie – Revisiting Stephen King’s Landmark Horror Novel Fifty Years Later

For decades, Stephen King has been known as the Master of Horror. By now the prolific Maine author is a household name, known to genre fans and normies alike. He’s a central pillar of American folk horror and a major contributor to the modernization of genre fiction. But fifty years ago, Stephen King was a […]

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‘Leigh Howard and the Ghosts of Simmons-Pierce Manor’ – ‘Goosebumps’-Style Tale Headed to the Screen

Described as Goosebumps meets Nancy Drew, Shawn M. Warner’s book Leigh Howard and the Ghosts of Simmons-Pierce Manor is headed to the screen, Deadline reports. The website reports that Stars Collective has optioned the novel, which was a worldwide #1 Amazon bestseller and also became “TikTok famous with millions of views.” Stars Collective is said […]

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‘April Fool’s Day’ – The Lost Ending Survives in the ’80s Slasher Movie’s Novelization

By now, the outcome of 1986’s April Fool’s Day is well known: an heiress’ guests are misled to believe their party is being picked off by a killer among them. However, had the producers not requested a last-minute change, the film would have turned the tables on the elaborate prank’s orchestrator; she would have died […]

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‘The Angel of Indian Lake’ Book Review – Stephen Graham Jones Wraps Horror Lit’s Greatest Slasher Trilogy

With The Angel of Indian Lake, author Stephen Graham Jones tackles one of the most daunting tasks in horror: bringing a trilogy to a satisfying close. Making it even more challenging is that the final entry in Jones’ slasher trilogy endcaps two perfect entries in horror lit, with 2021’s My Heart is a Chainsaw recontextualizing the slasher formula and last […]

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‘In Search of Darkness’ Book Review: A Must-Have for ’80s Horror Fans

In 2019, the documentary of 80s horror In Search of Darkness became an instant hit with horror fans. Now, a beautiful coffee table style companion book is available and is a must-own for all fans of one of horror’s greatest eras. The book is a walk down the horror aisle of the best mom and […]

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