31 Days of Halloween: Steve Ditko’s Mysterious Traveller

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TweetFantagraphics has now published four nice hardcover volumes collecting old Steve Ditko comics. Last year they released Steve Ditko’s Mysteriuous Travellers, and here’s an excerpt! The newest book is called Impossible Tales, and all books are edited by Blake Bell and reprinted from the original color—which to our taste anyway, is far superior to modern […]

31 Days of Halloween: Toby Cypress’s Frankenstein

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Tweet Here’s an awesome piece by Rodd Racer/Head Lopper/Black Science/much more artist Toby Cypress, who informs us that you can buy it as a poster right here. nice one!

31 Days of Halloween: Francesco Francavilla’s Friday the 13th tribute to Halloween

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Tweet YES, we are still at this although we missed a few days. We’ll be double posting to catch up! In the meantime, how about a little Francavilla?

31 Days of Halloween: Steve Niles’ Arcane Images tumblr

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Tweet It’s Halloween every day of the year at writer Steve Niles’ very very busy Tumblr blog, Arcane Images; it’s a continuous flow of images scary, terrifying, beautiful, and strange. Exemplifying the above is this still from 1976′s FOOD OF THE GODS, one of the more flamboyant moments of beloved schlockmeister Bert I Gordon. Sort […]

31 Days of Halloween: Nightworld: A Gothic Treasure

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Tweet The comic miniseries Nightworld is a saga of psychodramas between cunning devils, gross monsters, and the inner demons of regret of lost love. It’s a monster mash-up horror movie romance with slapstick gags, which your whole pack of bad wolf friends will howl over. The story stars anti-hero Plenilunio, who was transformed into a […]

31 Days of Halloween: Halloween ComicFest

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Tweet Yes it is time for 31 Days of Halloween again! Send us your art and links to comicsbeat at gmail dot com. Let’s kick it off with the second official Diamond Comics Holiday, Halloween ComicFest and one of the special editions available, Batman Lil Gotham Special Edition #1 by Derek Fridolfs and Dustin Nguyen. […]

Halloween costume roundup: Cameron Stewart

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Tweet Comics artist Cameron Stewart isn’t just an Eisner-winning artist, he’s also the master of the sinister Halloween costume. Past summonings have included Patrick Bateman from AMERICAN PSYCHO, Toht from RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK, and our personal favorite, NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN’s Anton Chigurh (below). This year he and his girlfriend recreated PSYCHO, […]

31 Days of Halloween: Mary Shelley vs Frankenstein

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By Finnish artist Janne Tervamäki. Via Boing Being.

Superheroes top costumes for Halloween

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Tweet The Avengers, and Honey Boo Boo are topping this year’s Halloween costumes popularity chart, say retailers, with sales generally up this year. At Spirit Halloween in Pensacola, Manager Susan Spencer said bestselling adult costumes, meaning 15 or more sold, include superhero characters from such 2012 hits as The Dark Knight Rises and The Avengers, […]

31 Days of Halloween: Scream Nancy

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This is frightening on so many levels. Jason is doing Nancy horror mash-ups., as reported by Mike Baehr. You can see more here.:

31 Days of Halloween: Gary Leib’s Desert Island storefront

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We were stunned by last year’s spectacular Halloween display by Gary Leib at Brooklyn’s own Desert Island Comics, and he’s back for 2012 with an all new display. Leib has lots more Halloween goodness at his tumblr.

31 Days of Halloween: Frankenweenie movie posters

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Disney released these swell classic movie posters in the style of tim Burton’s Frankenweenie, which opened earlier this month. But it’s still in the spirit of the season!

31 Days of Halloween: Make your own Lego Superhero Costumes

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Tweet Better than just Legos. Better than just superheroes. SUPERHERO LEGO HALLOWEEN COSTUMES, as constructed by one family. You will need to go to Lowe’s for a lot of supplies, but the results are convincing.

31 Days of Halloween: Stephanie Buscema

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Tweet Stephanie Buscema is the Crown Princess of Halloween. Her Cute Ghouls are just one reason why. Click around her site and you’ll soon realize no one does the cute and the spooky better.

31 Days of Halloween: Bobby Timony’s Casper Rider

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http://www.twincomics.com/

31 Days of Halloween: Ikea Strala Haunted Forest

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Okay two of our favoritest things in one post — Halloween and Ikea. No, it’s not the existential dread of assembling a Målm. It’s a hack of an old lamp painted black and turned into a ghostie forest! Brrrrrr.