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

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Emily 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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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. In […]

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.

24 Hours of Halloween: Magic Bullet #7

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Magic 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 […]

24 Hours of Halloween: The Vampire Diaries by Colleen Doran and Tony Shasteen

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Whaddyaa know, TV Guide still publishes Halloween comics previews. Here’s DC’s Vampire Diares digital comic out today written by Colleen Doran and drawn by Tony Shasteen.

24 Hours of Halloween: Jim Rugg and the “It Didn’t Rot Our Brains” EC Tribute

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The Mondo Tees Gallery is one of those places that turns out pop culture themed prints and artwork by some of Our FinestCartoonist and Painters and so on. You could spend your whole Halloween looking at their archives for sure. They recently had a tribute to EC comics with some great stuff, but you could […]

24 Hours of Halloween Special: The Gargoyles Halloween Comics (1996)

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A very special never before seen masterpiece of a comic from 1996 written by …THE BEAT!!!

24 Hours of Halloween: Andrea Tsurumi

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Andrea Tsurumi is a regular here at 24 Hours of Halloween, and here’s her holiday card for 2013which references a certain movie cliche. She has lots more art and stuff at her blog, and a big project coming out next year which hasn’t been announced, I believe.

24 Hours of Halloween: Richard Sala’s Spooky Halloween Series

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What would Halloween be without Richard Sala, one of the greatest of all spooky cartoonists? Sala’s books include Delphine, The hidden, Cat Burglar Black, and many many more. He has lots of Halloween themed art up on his blog. Just dig in. It’s better than candy corn.

24 Hours of Halloween: Mike Maihack’s Batgirl/Supergirl

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Mike Maihack (Cleopatra in Space) is someone I consider one of the progenitors of the “cutecore” movement in comics. I know I’m the only one who calls it that, but when I first noticed people making bank on cartoony cersions of superheroes at cons, Marvel and DC wouldn’t have anything to do with it; now […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Samhain Night

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Peggy Wolohan von Burkleo sent me along a link to her manga-style webcomic Samhain Night, which she describes as “a dark modern Celtic faerietale set in modern times.” Samnahain is of course the origianl Celtic name for the holiday we call Halloween, a time when the borders between worlds become thin. van Burkleo has contributed […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Amanda Vähämäki

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Besides having maybe the best name for a cartoonist ever, Finnish artist Amanda Vähämäki is one of those creators whose work alays has an edge of creepiness even when it isn’t overtly terror. She’s best known in North America for her work published by D&Q, including her debut, The Bun Field, but in Europe she’s […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Brian Moore’s Little Pointy Teeth

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Brian Moore‘s Halloween offering is “Little Pointy Teeth,” a rather surprising take on…well you’ll find out.

24 Hours of Halloween: SNL’s Horror Movie by Wes Anderson

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Here’s a SNL spoof of how quirky twee director Wes Anderson might make a suspense movie, starring Edward Norton and narrated by Alec Baldwin. It’s pretty awesome.

24 Hours of Halloween: Jillian Tamaki’s Have a Sexy Little Halloween

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Reprinting a Holiday Classic!

31 Days of Halloween: Brian Miller’s “The Ghostly Rider of Sleepy Hollow”

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Brian Miller is best known for his brilliant hues as part of the HiFi coloring studio, but he’s also an illustrator, and the seasonally appropriate illo above will be on display at an art show at Ltd. Art Gallery in Seattle, WA. Their “A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words” show opens November 8th and is located at 307 E. Pike St. in Seattle, WA 98122.