Kickstart the Week(end) with Turner Family Terrors 1-2: Horror-Comedy-Adventure

Kickstart the Week Turner Family Terrors #2

By: Nicole D’Andria Robert Krisch returns on “Kickstart the Week” to talk about his second Kickstarter for the Turner Family Terrors comic book. Part Hellboy, part The Simpsons, this adult horror comedy has already blasted past its goal and is looking to push itself to fulfill even more stretch goals.

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Kickstart the Week(end) with LET ME OUT – A Queer Horror Graphic Novel

By: Nicole D’Andria The adult horror graphic novel LET ME OUT features a cast of LGBT+ characters created by a marginalized creative team who want to pay tribute to queer cinema and vintage revenge fantasy flicks. Learn more about the project from the creator and writer of LET ME OUT, Emmett Nahil.

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Kickstart the Week(end) with CLASSIC MONSTERS UNLEASHED – Horror Fiction Anthology

Kickstart the Week Classic Monsters Unleashed

By: Nicole D’Andria Iconic monsters abound in this prose collection featuring art pieces by Frank Frazetta. The curating editor of this monster madness, James Aquilone, answered some questions about the scary stories collected in Classic Monsters Unleashed.

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Kickstart the Week(end) with House of Fear: Rubber & Glue

Kickstart the Week House of Fear #7

By: Nicole D’Andria The seventh issue of House of Fear is on Kickstarter with even more standalone scary stories for young readers. This series is a mish-mash of classic horror properties like Goosebumps, Scooby-Doo, and Tales from the Crypt. Prepare for a scare in this uncharacteristically welcoming collection!

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Kickstart the Week with Spores: The Broken Circle OGN

Kickstart the Week Spores The Broken Circle

By: Nicole D’Andria A sequel to our previously featured Spores: Prom of the Dead, the zombie apocalypse mixed with Mean Girls is back. It starts out as a zombie story but becomes so much more. I’m talking with creator and writer Dave Dwonch once again about the next part of his coming-of-age horror series.

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Kickstart the Week(end) with Turner Family Terrors 1: Horror/Comedy/Adventure Comic

Kickstart your weekend with the Turner Family in their horror, comedy, and adventure series Turner Family Terrors, which follows a family of monster hunters. Get ready to slay some demons and, even more terrifyingly, change some diapers!!!

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Indiegogo the Week(end) with Nocturnal Commissions: A macabre monster mystery!

By: Nicole D’Andria A werewolf, a vampire, and a zombie walk into a bar… I mean, open a detective agency in Nocturnal Commissions! This latest Indiegogo project is a cross between X-Files and Monster Squad. Learn more from the creative team themselves!

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Kickstart the Week with The Damned Knight

  By: Nicole D’Andria A comic book over 10 years in the making, The Damned Knight is a black-and-white origin story of a medieval knight’s journey through life, death and the afterlife. I spoke with the writer about his passion project. Nathan Webb (Britformers) wrote and drew The Damned Knight over a decade ago. This 28 page medieval era story is set in the Avebury stone circle. It is a necromantic fantasy horror comic book that pursues the themes of love, war, betrayal and mystery. The project has already reached…

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Kickstart the Week with Amelia Sky #3: The Monster Within Tells You

By: Nicole D’Andria We’re back in the apocalyptic world of Amelia Sky! This time I’m interviewing the entire creative team, from writer to artist to letter to editor, about the alien happenings in this horrifying world! Amelia Sky #3 continues the sci-fi/horror story of the titular Amelia, a young girl who wakes up in a world nearly devoured by terrifying Shriekers. Suffering from amnesia, Amelia must travel through this dangerous world to find her parents. Along the way she’ll make (and maybe lose) friends, fight for her life, and learn…

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The Thrilling Conclusion To Harrow County Begins This Spring!

In May 2015, readers from across the world accepted an invitation to visit a town called Harrow County. And despite countless haints, witches, monsters, and murderers, we hope you’ve had a pleasant stay. The beloved horror fantasy penned by Cullen Bunn with devilishly delightful art by Tyler Crook has been a tentpole series at Dark Horse for the last two and a half years. And it is with bittersweet pride that we announce the final four-issue arc of Harrow County beginning in March 2018. “Seeing Harrow County come to an…

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New Nailbiter Story Arc Begins in November

By: Nicole D’Andria The latest story arc for Nailbiter, the ongoing series about a town famous for being the birthplace of serial killers, will be starting this November. What mysteries and scares have the creative team thought of for this arc? The writer of the series is Joshua Williamson (Ghosted, The Illuminati) and the artist is Mike Henderson (Masks & Mobsters, Venom). In this story arc, beginning with Nailbiter #17, a new serial killer is introduced. According to Williamson, “This arc we’ve nicknamed ‘The Devil went down to Georgia,’ and…

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Kickstart the Week with Silver Volume 2

By: Nicole D’Andria This time I’m kickstarting the week with vampires from the 1930’s! Silver Volume 2 is a vampire tale set in Bram Stoker’s Dracula universe. I was also able to speak with the creator, animation director Stephan Franck (The Iron Giant, Despicable Me). Silver Volume 2 is the follow-up to the award-nominated graphic novel about vampires. The story takes place in Bram Stoker’s Dracula universe 50 years in the future in the 1930’s. The story follows a team of troubled and talented members which includes master thief James…

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Kickstart the Week(end) with Black Suit of Death #1

By: Nicole D’Andria This week I am showcasing the Kickstarter for Black Suit of Death #1. This is a satirical comic book series with elements of both science-fiction and horror. The story is about society, mental health and the Grim Reaper in an alien bio-mechanoid suit. I interviewed writers Ed Ellsworth and Benjamin J. Kreger and artist Dexter Wee. The protagonist of Black Suit of Death is a graphic design student named Edd.  He suffers from depression and social anxiety, leaving his outlook on life bleak. When Edd attempts to…

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Kickstart the Week: Year of the Goat #1

By: Nicole D’Andria On this Monday’s “Kickstart the Week” I’m showcasing a comic book project from the creative team of Time Stop #1. This time he needs your help funding Year of the Goat, a horror comic about killer goats. No, that’s not a late April Fool’s day joke. The year 2015 is the Year of the Goat and that’s not a good thing for the human population! Goats all over the world are becoming demons bent on killing human beings. The writer calls it “Walking Dead meets Planet of…

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