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In Review: It’s Ghastly, the untimely demise of “Scream!” (Not for the nervous…)

Greetings mortals! Don’t expect an objective review of It’s Ghastly, the new Comic Archive from Hibernia Comics (their third), because I’ve been waiting for this publication for over 30 years. I was absolutely the right age to be into Fleetway Editions short-lived weekly horror comic, Scream!, when it first came out and I devoured each issue withContinue reading In Review: It’s Ghastly, the untimely demise of “Scream!” (Not for the nervous…)

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Scream! in the spotlight: a wonderfully ghastly new Comic Archive from Hibernia Comics!

We’ll be running a fuller review of this cracking new title from Hibernia Comics soon, but I couldn’t not give an early plug to their latest brilliant ‘Comic Archive’, It’s Ghastly, the untimely demise of Scream!, on sale now. The third in the ‘Comic Archive’ series takes a detailed look at the dark underside of BritishContinue reading Scream! in the spotlight: a wonderfully ghastly new Comic Archive from Hibernia Comics!

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In Review: Monster, from Scream! comic

Writers: Alan Moore, John Wagner Artists: Heinzl (Alberto Giolotti), Jesus Redondo Introduced by Ian Rimmer, Scream!‘s editor Paperback, 192 page, includes the series text stories from various Holiday Specials etc Publisher: Rebellion Out: Now The Book: IT CAME FROM THE ATTIC! Twelve-year old Kenneth Corman buried his abusive father outside his creaky old family home.Continue reading In Review: Monster, from Scream! comic

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1980s Flashback: Marvel UK’s Secret Wars “Secret Artist” Investigated – and the artists revealed!

  With Marvel’s new Secret Wars on sale now in all good comic shops, we thought we’d take the opportunity you back to 1985 – and Marvel UK’s reprint of the original Secret Wars comic, which included an originated two-page comedy strip in its early issues lampooning some of the company’s most cherished superheroes. Our investigations have unearthedContinue reading 1980s Flashback: Marvel UK’s Secret Wars “Secret Artist” Investigated – and the artists revealed!

Hibernia releases “Library of Death” and “Baker’s Half Dozen” strip collections, new Scream! Archive announced

  Just in time for Christmas, Hibernia Comics , publishers of collections such as The Tower King and Thirteenth Floor, has released two terrific collections – one from the short-lived horror comic Scream! and the other from the perhaps lesser well-known title, Speed – a war comic featuring stunning art by the late Mike Western. ScreamContinue reading Hibernia releases “Library of Death” and “Baker’s Half Dozen” strip collections, new Scream! Archive announced