Happy Turkey to all

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It’s a good day to reflect and truly be thankful. And also to eat more food than anyone should possibly eat in one sitting. I’m thankful for my health and the general well-being of my loved ones. I’m thankful to be able to work in a field that I find infinitely rewarding and constantly surprising. […]

Happy All Saints’ Day!

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I never get tired of this.

24 Hours of Halloween: Gypsy Witch Fortune Telling Cards

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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 of […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Junjo Ito’s Uzumaki

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It 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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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 of […]

24 Hours of Halloween: Vampira

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  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.

24 Hours of Halloween: Light by Matt Sundstrom

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A new view on a classic tale.

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 […]