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Comic Review: Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter – Issue #1

Depending on what kind of horror fan you are, you could look at the movie Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter as a missed opportunity.  Released by Hammer Studios in 1974, the film was intended as an alternative to their typical offering. Usually the monster was either the star, Christopher Lee, or both. Intending to flip their usual approach to vampire stories, …

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Comic Review: Sink #1

  SINK #1 WRITTEN BY JOHN LEES ART & COLOURS BY ALEX CORMACK LETTERS BY COLIN BELL PUBLISHED BY COMIX TRIBE The horror genre is known for its ubiquitous settings; a haunted family home, a house full of inbreeds in the middle of nowhere or a graveyard teeming with the undead. But horror fans are a fairly twisted bunch, and …

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Comic Review: Hatchet

Victor Crowley is back! This time he returns to the comic book pages in a brand new special from American Mythology Comics. The issue is a prequel to an ongoing series that will kick off in October. The story features one character from the series who plays a kind of role you see in slasher movies, the guy who tries …

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TV Review: The New Adventures Of Wonder Woman (1975-1979)

Rate This Movie In 1940, after serving on an advisory board for DC Comics, psychiatrist William Moulton Marston created the character of Wonder Woman in an effort to establish some balance in the male-dominated world of superheroes. Writing as Charles Moulton he crafted a female character that was equally heroic so young women would have a hero with whom to …

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Film Review: Condorman (1981)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: “Cartoonist Woody is trying out a flying apparatus for his comic-book hero ‘Condorman’, as he refuses to write a comic about anything that could not actually happen in the real world. Woody becomes the winged creature superhero top American agent code-named Condorman he draws. Using his gadgets he helps a Soviet spy defect to the West. …

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Comic Review: Witch Doctor – Issue 3

Issue: Witch Doctor #3 Writer: Brandon Seifert Artist: Lukas Ketner Publisher: Image (Skybound) Release Date: September 2011 Pages: 28 Price: $2.99 “It’s Dr. Morrow’s biggest case yet: ‘The Patient From The Black Lagoon!’ What’s the secret of the Deep Ones? How do they fit in with the Relapse, the Extinction Event that’s coming for humankind? And why are Morrow and …

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Comic Review: Dracula: The Company of Monsters – Issue 1

Issue: Dracula: The Company of Monsters #1 Creator/Story: Kurt Busiek Writer: Daryl Gregory Artist: Scott Godlewski Colors: Stephen Downer Letters: Johnny Lowe Cover Artist: Dan Brereton, Ron Salas Editor: Dafna Pleban Publisher: BOOM! Studios Release Date: August 2010 Pages: 28 Price: $3.99 “He’s back from the dead and starring in a new ongoing horror series from the mind of Kurt …

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Comic Review: The Zombies that Ate the World – Book 1 HC

Issue: The Zombies that Ate the World: Book 1 HC Writer: Jerry Frissen Artist: Guy Davis Publisher: Humanoids Release Date: November 2011 Pages: 120 Price: $24.95 “In Los Angeles in the year 2064, the dead have risen and corpses live again, cohabiting among us…well, somewhat. As a zombie apocalypse engulfs America, we follow a group of friends on a their …

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