Author Archives: Dan Royer

Discussions with Decapitated Dan 6: Ryan Colucci and Dark Horse

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This week Decapitated Dan is bringing you another special 2 interview show. So listen in as he sits down with Ryan Colucci to discuss his OGN Harbor Moon and so much more. Then Dan is joined by Aaron Colter, the Community & Events Coordinator for Dark Horse. So listen in as he goes over what Dark Horse has coming your way. Finally stay tuned to listen to Decapitated Dan give his thoughts on Ryan’s books, … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Yuck – Issue 4

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Issue: Yuck #4 Creators: JP Manzanares, Tom Motley, Jason Paulos, Anton Emdin, Chirstoffer Saar, Ben Smith, Jase Harper, Matt Emery, Craig Collins, I Laurie, Lark, Frank Candiloro, Scarlette Baccini, Johandson Rezende, Karpeles Jacek Zabawa, Mr. Slime Publisher: Milk Shadow Books Release Date: 2011 Pages: 36 Price: $4.00 Artwork: 4.0 out of 5 Welcome back to the worlds best Down-Under-Ground comic! This is yet another Gore-geous version of Yuck!, but also the most visually twisted if … Continue reading

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Comic Review: The Last Zombie – Issue 5

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Issue: The Last Zombie #5 Writer: Brian Keene Artist: Joe Wight Editor: Doug Dlin, Wes Hartman Publisher: Antarctic Press Release Date: April 2011 Pages: 32 Price: $3.99 “Ian and his team find themselves under attack from a roving army of marauders. Now they must fight to the death to protect not only their mission, but a small group of civilians who, against all odds, have survived the zombie apocalypse. But even if they defeat the … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Hot Zombie Chicks vs. The Homicide Girls

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Issue: Hot Zombie Chicks vs. The Homicide Girls Writer: Mike Hampton Artist: Mike Hampton Letters: Mike Hampton Colors: Mike Hampton Cover Art: Dan Brereton Release Date: 2009 Pages: 28 Price: $5.00 “Radio shock jock Coward Sperm one morning discusses the hit underground cult film “Zombie Gone Wild” on his morning radio show. The problem is he has done so on the same day as the hot tattooed models known as the Homicide Girls have come … Continue reading

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Discussions with Decapitated Dan 5: David Hine and Archaia

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This week Decapitated Dan is bringing you another special 2 interview show. So listen in as he sits down with David Hine to discuss what he is up to with FVZA, Ryder on the Storm, Bulletproof Coffin, Azreal and so much more. Then Dan is joined by Mel Caylo, the Marketing Manager for Archaia. So listen in as he goes over what Archaia has coming your way. Finally stay tuned to listen to Decapitated Dan … Continue reading

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Discussions with Decapitated Dan 4: Jonathan Baylis and Radical Publishing

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This week Decapitated Dan is bringing you a special 2 interview show. So listen in as he sits down with Jonathan Baylis to discuss what he is up to with So-Buttons, comic shows and so much more. Then following that interview Dan is joined by Gianluca Glazer, the Director of Marketing for Radical Publishing. So listen in as he goes over what is coming your way from Radical. Finally stay tuned to listen to Decapitated … Continue reading

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Discussions with Decapitated Dan 4: Raf Nieves and Dan Dougherty

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Decapitated Dan sits down with Raf Nieves and Dan Dougherty to discuss what they are up to. So listen in as they discuss Bob Howard: Plumber of the Unknown, The Apocalypse Plan, Rotten and so much more. Then stay tuned to listen to Decapitated Dan give his thoughts on their books and takes a look at Weird War Tales #1, Lucid #1 and Syndrome OGN. Music by Call the Paramedics and Workhorse Kings This show … Continue reading

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Discussions with Decapitated Dan 2: Night Rail Press

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Decapitated Dan sits down with Brian Beardsley and Pete Mesling to discuss what is going on at Night Rail Press. They talk about the Devil’s Own, the possibility of more titles and what it is like to self publish. Then stay tuned to listen to Dan talk about Night Rail’s books and some others that came out recently. Music by Call the Paramedics. This show runs for about 63 minutes. Deep Discussions with Decapitated Dan … Continue reading

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Discussions with Decapitated Dan – 1: Mike Hoffman

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Decapitated Dan sits down with Mike Hoffman to discuss his art, writing and music. So listen in as we learn about what Mike is up to and what we can expect from him in the future. After the Interview Decapitated Dan gives you a look at some horror books that he recently had a chance to check out. Music by Call the Paramedics and Monster University. This show runs for about 70 minutes. Discussions with … Continue reading

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Comic Review: President Evil – Issues 1-3

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PRESIDENT EVIL #1,2 & 3 (COMIC) Story & Art: David Hutchison Colors: Wes Hartman, David Hutchison, Robby Bevard Editors: Doug Dlin, Wes Hartman, Joe Wight Publisher: Antarctic Press Publication Date: 2009 Format: Full Color – 24 Price: $3.99 EACH “Threat condition Red! Trillion-dollar deficits, machine gun-toting soccer moms, money-hungry contractors and flesh-hungry super soldiers lead by 200 yearsí worth of undead Presidents! Can we stop this new national nightmare? Yes we can! It’s time to … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Priest – Issue 3

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PRIEST Vol 3 (COMIC) Writer & Artist: Min-Woo Hyung Translator: Lauren Na English Adaptation: Jake Forbes Cover Artist: Raymond Swanland Editor: Jake Forbes Publisher: Tokyopop Publication Date: 2002 Format: Full Color – 176 pages Price: $9.99 “While railroad men and pioneer familes expand into the frontier of the old west, a secret war is being waged between two factions: the followers of Temozarela, an angel of blood fallen from Heaven, and those who stand against … Continue reading

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Book Review: Devil – Issue 2 – Author Torajiro Kishi

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DEVIL #2 (COMIC) Story & Art: Torajiro Kishi, Madhouse Studios Letters: Sasquatch Editors: Tim Ervin Cover Artist: Torajiro Kishi Publisher: Dark Horse Publication Date: 2010 Format: Full Color – 28 Price: $3.50 “Could there ever be such thing as a vampire virus? Sounds like the stuff of sci-fi and horror all wrapped up in one, and that’s what makes Devil such an interesting story. Answers unfold about the government program that created this nasty disease … Continue reading

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Book Review: Devil – Issue 1

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DEVIL #1 (COMIC) Story & Art: Torajiro Kishi, Madhouse Studios Letters: Sasquatch Editors: Tim Ervin Cover Artist: Torajiro Kishi Publisher: Dark Horse Publication Date: 2010 Format: Full Color – 28 Price: $3.50 A virus is raging across the planet, turning people into bloodsucking superhumans referred to as “Devils.” Most victims die within days, sometimes months, but there’s a new strain, a new class of Devil that threatens to overtake mankind with power and bloodthirst. This … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Dingo – Issue 2

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DINGO- ISSUE#2 (COMIC) Creator & Writer: Michael Alan Nelson Artist: Francesco Biagini Colors: Stephen Downer Letters: James Dashiell Editors: Matt Gagnon, Dafna Pleban Cover Artists: Francesco Biagini, Paul Harmon Published by: Boom Studios Publication Date: 2010 Format: Full Color – 24 pages Price: $3.99 “Dingo thought all his problems were behind him. Sure, his brother asked an impossible favor. Yes, a gigantic, feral dog started following him. Of course, his angry ex-wife came (violently) back … Continue reading

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Comic Review: FVZA – Federal Vampire and Zombie Agency – Issue 2

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FVZA – FEDERAL VAMPIRE AND ZOMBIE AGENCY ISSUE #2 (COMIC) Writer: David Hine Conceived By: Beau Flynn & Tripp Vinson Illustrators: Roy Allan Martinez, Wayne Nichols Letters: Richard Starkings & Jimmy Betancourt Editor: Luis Reyes Covers: Yang Xueguo & Clint Langley Based on the website: FVZA.org created by Richard S. Dargan Publisher: Radical Publishing Publication Date: 2009 Format: Color – 48 pages Price: $4.99 “After a successful raid on the zombie-infected town of Corben, the … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Gunbreed – Ghost Town Ressurrected – Issue 1

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GUNBREED: GHOST TOWN RESSURECTED #1 (COMIC) Writer: Angel Fuentes Artist: AC Osorio Letters: Carlos M. Mangual Publisher:Razor Blade Apple Studios Publisher: Arcana Studio Publication Date: 2009 Format: Full Color – 24 pages Price: $3.99 “A grudge is a terrible thing to die for, but a hell of a reason to come back from the dead. Gunbreed is a supernatural western about a Sheriff who witnesses the death of his son and the people of his … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Grave Tales – Issue 5

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GRAVE TALES – ISSUE #5 (COMIC) Writers: Richard Layman, Kealan Patrick Burke, William F. Nolan, Elizabeth Massie Artists: Earl Grier, Glenn Chadbourne, William Renfro Cover Artist: Joe Vigil Publisher: Cemetery Dance Publications Publication Date: 2008 Format: Full Color – 48 pages Price: $3.95 “A brand new horror anthology comic book presented by the World Fantasy Award-winning magazine Cemetery Dance, each issue will feature three tales of terror from today’s most popular authors! If you were … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Gorgoyles – Issue 1

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GORGOYLES – ISSUE#1 (COMIC) Written by: Tom Mandrake, Alexandre Michaud Pencils: Tom Mandrake, Luis Guaragna, Sherman McLain Cover: Tom Mandrake Inks: Tom Mandrake, Luis Guaragna, Sherman McLain Publisher: 13 Publications Publication Date: 2009 Format: Full Color – 32 pages Price: $2.99 Artwork: 4 out of 5 The first story, Bloody Ground, stood out to me as the best drawn. Very nice details in the work and it was easy to follow with great shading and … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Legend of Red – Issue 1

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THE LEGEND OF RED #1 (COMIC) Writer : Victor Carungi Artist: Antonio Brandao Colors and Gray Tones: Marc Lewis Letters: Brant Fowler Publisher: James Warren Publication Date: 2009 Format: Color – 32 pages Price: $2.50 A fast paced, well written first issue that had me hooked by the time I was on page 3. The Legend of Red begins with a very nice first issue that won’t leave you scratching your head wondering what is … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Mercy Me – Issue 1

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MERCY ME- ISSUE#1 (COMIC) Writen by Clay Parris Artist: Erik Northfell Colors/Inks: Erik Northfell Publisher: Mecha Lobster Publication Date: 2009 Format: Full Color – 165 pages Price: $10.00 Welcome to the world of Rue Mercy. When he was a young child Rue’s mother passed away and was taken to the Netherworld. Now older and living with his dreaded Step Mother and Brothers Rue wants to see his mother once again. By tricking Death to take … Continue reading

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Comic Review: Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom

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HOWARD LOVECRAFT AND THE FROZEN KINGDOM (COMIC) Writer: Bruce Brown Artist/Colors: Renzo Podesta Editor: Dwight MacPherson Covers: Thomas Boatwright, Nicholas Brondo, Rob Corless, Karsten Klintzsch Publisher: Arcana Studio Publisher: Arcana Studio Publication Date: 2009 Format: Full Color – 96 pages Price: $14.95 “After visiting his father in Arkham Sanitarium, young Howard Lovecraft ignores his father’s warning and uses the legendary Necronomicon to open a portal to a strange, frozen world filled with horrifying creatures and … Continue reading

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