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Interview: Writer Todd Casey Talks TRICK ‘R TREAT: DAYS OF THE DEAD Comic
Writer Todd Casey gives SHOCK the scoop on TRICK ‘R TREAT: DAYS OF THE DEAD and his work on KRAMPUS. TRICK ‘R TREAT is the classic rags-to-riches movie. A limited release after a two year delay almost sucked this movie into obscurity, but thanks to a few determined horror fans and an overall solid critic…
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Exclusive: Sybil Danning Reveals Assets for New RUGER Comic
B-movie Queen Sybil Danning gives SHOCK a peek beneath the cover of her new comic book. Pulp flick Goddess, humanitarian and supernaturally beautiful actress and entrepreneur Sybil Danning has her fingers in many pies these days; among them is her involvement in a new limited run, comic book series from “Scare Tactics Graphix” called RUGER.…
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Top 10 Horror Comics of 2014
Another year, another treasure trove of incredible horror comics. I’ll be the first to admit that my quota of seen horror films this year is not as high as it should be, but if there’s one format I’m always up to date on, its comics. This year was especially difficult to pick a top 10…
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Horror Comics Weekly: Wytches, Sabrina & Pirouette
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, this is one hell of a week from horror comics. Yes, we know, the last few weeks we weren’t able to meet for our weekly engagement, leaving a void in your heart. But I am definitely making up for this week because some truly explosive comics are bursting onto the scene this week. Mark L. Miller and Carlos Grande give us some three ring terror, Archie Comics grace us with their new Sabrina entry, and the master of the macabre, Scott Snyder, drops a horror bomb on us with Wytches.
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Archie Will Soon Meet the Predator at Dark Horse Comics
There have been many Predator crossovers since the movie character landed at Dark Horse Comics. Now, the galaxy’s fiercest hunter will meet America’s favorite teen. Dark Horse announced at the New York Comic-Con that in 2015 it will bring you: Archie Meets Predator. With writer Alex de Campi (Grindhouse, Lady Zorro, Smoke/Ashes) at the helm, and with artist Fernando Ruiz, things are going to get wild quick.
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SyFy in Development on Five Ghosts Adaptation
SyFy has announced the pulpy adventure comic Five Ghosts is in development as a TV series to be produced by Universal Cable Productions, Black Mask Studios, and BenderSpink. The pilot is being written by Evan Daugherty (Snow White And The Huntsman) based on the critically acclaimed comic series by Frank J. Barbiere and Chris Mooneyham, about a 1930s era treasure hunter possessed by five literary ghosts (Merlin, Robin Hood, Sherlock Holmes, Musashi, and Dracula) whose unique abilities he can draw on during his adventures.
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Mignola Preps Frankenstein Underground for 2015 Release
In 2015 Dark Horse Comics will publish Frankenstein Underground, a new five-issue miniseries written by best-selling comic book creator Mike Mignola, with covers by Mignola and interior art by acclaimed artist Ben Stenbeck (Baltimore). The miniseries follows the Frankenstein monster, who is alone, abandoned, and wandering underground, where he discovers both other monsters and the dark secrets to the universe.
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Zombie Broadway Adaptation is Something That Might Happen
Cole Haddon of NBC’s short-lived Dracula series has been tapped to pen a screen adaptation of Zombie Broadway. The property was created by Dave Stewart – co-creator of the Eurythmics – and published by Virgin Comics. Set against the backdrop of New York City during a zombie apocalypse, the story concerns a few survivors who try to use one last resort to “tame” the undead – the power of music and theater – before the President drops a nuclear bomb on the city to eradicate the threat.
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