24 Hours of Halloween: Gypsy Witch Fortune Telling Cards

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Tweet Of everything I looked ah while compiling my annual Halloween clow=out, nothing disturbed me as much as this. Did you own these cards and think, like I did, that they would explain all mysteries? A talisman of some other realm? The disquieting expectations and memories of childhood are the most magical and terrifying emotions […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Junjo Ito’s Uzumaki

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TweetIt doesn’t get any more disturbing than this.

24 Hours of Halloween: Weird Mystery Tales

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24 Hours of Halloween: good old horror comics of all kinds

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Tweet There are a gajillion free horror comics on the web, including tons of old public domain stuff of the kind now being collected by many publishers. For a pretty good archive of PD and other, you cn’t go wrong with Diversions of the Groovy Kind’s post tagged “horror comcis” including this gallery of Tomb […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Vampira

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Tweet  Sometimes you gotta go with the real thing. Vampira, aka Maila Nurmi, was one of the first TV Horror hosts, and a star of Plan 9 from Outer Space, friend of James Dean, a carpenter, and later a ficture on Melrose Avenue. Born in Finland, she remained pretty foxy all her life and remains […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Study Group’s Halloween Comics revisited

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We teased Study Group’s Halloween offerings a few days ago, but here’s the goods.

24 Hours of Halloween: Norman Reedus’s Walking Dead photo book

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It’s Norman Reedus’s world, we just live in it. Seriously, the guy is the biggest draw on the con circuit right now, and he’s still honing his crossbow skills on The Walking Dead for the next few weeks. He’s also got a somewhat surreal sense of humor, if you follow his twitter feed. And finally, he has a book of photos out.

DAREDEVIL to go digital with Infinite comic by Waid and Krause

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We interrupt this celebration of Halloween for some actual comics news! Eyes were red with tears when it was announced that Marvel was ending the much liked DAREDEVIL series by Mark Waid and a host of A+ artists with issue #36. But It was suspected something was up and SOMETHING IS. The book will return as a weekly Infinite comic!

24 Hours of Halloween: Light by Matt Sundstrom

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Tweet A new view on a classic tale.

24 Hours of Halloween: Emily Carroll’s OUT OF SKIN

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TweetEmily Carroll’s digital horror comics have become the gold standard of the genre. Since His Face is Red in 2010 and Margot’s Room two years ago, Carroll has worked in print comics (an upcoming adaptation of Laurie Halse Anderson’s Speak) but even more in video games, with the indie Gone Home just release. Carroll is […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Julia Wertz’s photos of abandoned asylums

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Tweet You may know Julia Wertz as the hilarious cartoonist behind The Infinite Wait and Other Stories, The Fart Pary and many other books. but she also has a thriving hobby in urban exploring: going into abandoned buildings and photographing them. You can find examples on her Flickr stream and amazing galleries on her website. […]

24 Hours of Halloween: a Salute to Ben Cooper Costumes

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Long before cosplay and pop up costume stores radically upped the ante, and Hwlloween became the second biggest adult holiday of the year, there were Ben Cooper costumes.

Boom teases Bee and PuppyCat series

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Just in case you missed the memo, Natasha Allegri‘s Bee and PuppyCat is the new Adventures Time. Not only is it a viral video that has racked up 1,5 million views on YouTube, it’s a Kickstarter with $427,000 of a $600,000 goal in the can.

24 Hours of Halloween Review: Afterlife with Archie #1

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TweetIf we’re doing Halloween, then that seems like a great chance for me to catch up on Afterlife with Archie, the company’s first mature comic set in the world of their mascot. Now, I don’t know much about Archie other than “Sugar Sugar” – the comics aren’t released over in my part of the UK, […]

Facebook Demographics: The Walking Dead, Not All Media Are Created Equal

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Tweetby Brett Schenker The Walking Dead is a cultural phenomenon. The property regularly breaks records, whether it’s television ratings, print runs and sell-outs in comics, or winning accolades and awards when it comes to video games. There have been very few series that tap into the cultural zeitgeist and become regular water cooler conversation. With […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Magic Bullet #7

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TweetMagic Bullet, the FREE comics newspaper published by the D.C. Conspiracy collective, has a new all ages Halloween themed issue out. The paper is distributed at coffee shops, record stores, pizza dives, museums and comics shops in D.C., Virginia, Philadelphia and California. Copies will also be availble at the CAB next week. Adam McGovern writes […]