‘Maniac of New York: The Bronx is Burning’ – AfterShock’s Comic Series Returns With “Horror Fanatic” Variant Covers!

The Jason Takes Manhattan-esque horror comic Maniac of New York is a must-read for horror fans, introducing a new slasher named Harry the Maniac who is slicing and dicing his way through New York City. The comic book mini-series was released by AfterShock this year, and a brand new follow-up series is on the way […]

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‘The Last Comic Book on the Left’ – Horror Anthology from Last Podcast on the Left Pays Tribute to ‘The Human Centipede’

Announced this week, The Last Podcast on the Left is presenting The Last Comic Book on the Left, a horror anthology comic book from the popular podcast and Z2 Comics. The press release previews, “After producing nearly 500 full episodes exploring the darkest corners of humanity and supernatural dread, horror-comedy connoisseurs Marcus Parks, Henry Zebrowski, […]

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How the Wild West Gets Vivid and Weird in ‘Chained to the Grave’ Horror-Western Graphic Novel [Exclusive]

IDW Publishing’s new miniseries Chained to the Grave united the western and horror subgenres through a vibrant, colorful style atypical of both genres. Initially released as five individual issues earlier this year, Chained to the Grave collects the story into one graphic novel set for release on December 28, 2021. Ahead of its release, IDW shared an […]

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Celebrate Christmas in Hawkins With the “Stranger Things: Winter Special” One-Shot Comic Book

While we wait for “Stranger Things 4” to arrive next summer, we’re first spending the holiday season in Hawkins with “Stranger Things: Winter Special,” a new one-shot comic book. Released by Dark Horse Comics for Netflix’s virtual “Stranger Things Day” over the weekend, the brand new 48-page comic is now available wherever comic books are […]

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2021 Fall Reading Guide: 10 Horror Books Perfect for the Halloween Season

The Halloween season is well underway, which likely means that you’ve already shored up your October horror watchlists and decked the halls with Halloween décor. Now, all that’s left to do is enjoy the cooler weather and curl up with a spooky story or five. Not much of a reader? Need a rec for your […]

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Machine Gun Kelly’s Horror Anthology Graphic Novel Takes You into ‘Hotel Diablo’ on the Road to Halloween [Preview]

There’s always a place for you at Hotel Diablo… Arriving just in time for Halloween on September 28, musician Machine Gun Kelly breaks into the world of comics with his own brand spankin’ new creation, Hotel Diablo. Machine Gun Kelly created and wrote Hotel Diablo alongside writers Ryan Cady and Eliot Rahal, and the graphic […]

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[Exclusive] Movie-Style Poster Previews the Story John Carpenter Wrote for New Comic ‘Tales For a HalloweeNight Vol. 7’!

John Carpenter‘s graphic novel series is back this Halloween season with Tales For a HalloweeNight Vol. 7, featuring more twisted tales masterfully crafted for your terror. The latest issue from Storm King Comics will be on shelves September 22, 2021! John Carpenter himself wrote one of the stories featured in the new volume, which is titled “Aliens […]

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Nicolas Cage Movie ‘Prisoners of the Ghostland’ Turned into a Prequel Comic Book That’s Now Available!

The English-language debut of Suicide Club director Sion Sono, Prisoners of the Ghostland is coming to theaters and on VOD and Digital September 17, 2021 via RLJE Films, and Cage himself has described the project as being “the wildest movie I’ve ever made.” We’ve learned this week that the film has gotten its own prequel comic from Patriot Comic Books, which is […]

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Heavy Metal Magazine Brings Down ‘The Axe’; Teams With Fall Out Boy’s Joe Trohman & Actor Brian Posehn on Comic Series

Fall Out Boy guitarist Joe Trohman and actor Brian Posehn (Rob Zombie’s The Devil’s Rejects, “The Sarah Silverman Program”, “The Big Bang Theory”) have teamed up with Heavy Metal Magazine to create new comic book series “The Axe”, coming in early 2022, reports Variety. Said to be a cross between Army of Darkness and The […]

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John Carpenter’s ‘Tales For a HalloweeNight Vol. 7’ Releasing in Time for Halloween

John Carpenter‘s graphic novel series is back this Halloween season with Tales For a HalloweeNight Vol. 7, featuring more twisted tales masterfully crafted for your terror. The latest issue from Storm King Comics will be on shelves September 22, 2021! “From the mind of John Carpenter, the man who brought you the classic horror film […]

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‘The Suicide Squad’: Six Strange Tales of Starro the Conqueror from the World of Comics

If you’re not a comic book reader, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the climax of The Suicide Squad is just more James Gunn silliness. After all, the writer/director has been blending gore, goofiness, and genuine emotion since his early days at Troma.  But Starro the Conqueror, the giant starfish who dispatches mind-controlling drones, isn’t […]

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Harold Schechter and Eric Powell Dive Into a Twisted Mind With Graphic Novel ‘Did You Hear What Eddie Gein Done?’ [Blood/Ink/Staples]

Welcome to Blood/Ink/Staples, a recurring column which will shine a spotlight on creepy comic books new and old. Here, we’ll be taking a peek at forgotten graphic novels and hot-off-the-press floppies, buried indies and newly-released big labels. Some articles will be historical deep dives, others will feature interviews with creators, but all will attempt to steer […]

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In Addition to a Feature Film Reboot, ‘Blacula’ Will Also Return in a Brand New Graphic Novel!

Announced back in June, a new take on 1972’s Blacula is on the way from MGM, Bron and Hidden Empire Film Group, with Deon Taylor (The Intruder) on board to direct the movie. In addition to that “modern reimagining,” we’ve learned today that a Blacula graphic novel is also on the way next year, coming from […]

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“Skin Crawl Magazine”: Artist Skinner Pays Tribute to Classic Horror Comics With New Anthology Magazine

The artist known as Skinner promises to pay loving tribute to the horror comics of yesteryear with his brand new horror comics anthology magazine Skin Crawl Magazine, a project he’s launching with a debut issue that’s currently being funded through Kickstarter. The good news? With 27 days left, Skin Crawl Magazine has already far surpassed […]

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‘The Great Escape’ Meets ‘The Thing’: Writer Rob Williams Unveils New Creature Comic ‘OUT’ [Blood/Ink/Staples]

Welcome to Blood/Ink/Staples, a recurring column which will shine a spotlight on creepy comic books new and old. Here, we’ll be taking a peek at forgotten graphic novels and hot-off-the-press floppies, buried indies and newly-released big labels. Some articles will be historical deep dives, others will feature interviews with creators, but all will attempt to steer […]

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