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Monday Morning Videomania #106: Even More Halloween Shorts

Monday Morning Videomania #106: Even More Halloween Shorts

October 13, 2014 - 1 Comment

[EDITOR'S NOTE: I'd actually like to dedicate this week's Monday Morning Videomania to a blast from the past... Vivement Lundi's R.I.P. series of stop motion short films. Commissioned by TCM severeal years ago, each [...]

Steve Jackson Games Teams Up with TOPPS for Two New ‘Garbage Pail Kids’ Games

Steve Jackson Games Teams Up with TOPPS for Two New ‘Garbage Pail Kids’ Games

October 10, 2014 - (0) comments

Announced yesterday to coincide with the NYCC festivities, Austin-based game makers Steve Jackson Games revealed that they have partnered with Topps to produce a pair of games based on the grossest of the gross: [...]

Cereal Smuggling: A Savage Tale of Cereal Monster Skullduggery

Cereal Smuggling: A Savage Tale of Cereal Monster Skullduggery

October 10, 2014 - 2 Comments

Excerpt from The Rum Diary: Fear, Loathing and Drunk in a Graveyard (2013) The trip started out innocently enough. We were going to Austin, TX to take in a horror movie festival; nothing untoward [...]

Independently Awesome: Quicksand Jack #3 ‘Lucky Devil’

Independently Awesome: Quicksand Jack #3 ‘Lucky Devil’

October 10, 2014 - (0) comments

Awhile back we brought you a review of Valentine Comics’ QUICKSAND JACK, which we described as a 7-part “tough-as-nails” western/horror hybrid with plenty of “skin-splitting, eye-bulging monsters.” Now the creative team behind the comic [...]

Fan Art Friday: Alex Solis’ BABY TERRORS Series

Fan Art Friday: Alex Solis’ BABY TERRORS Series

October 10, 2014 - (0) comments

Continuing our horror-themed countdown to Halloween, this week’s Fan Art Friday is dedicated to Chicago-based artist Alex Solis‘ BABY TERRORS sketch series. Done as part of his 31-day #inktober challenge this year, each piece [...]

Trade or Die: Universal Monsters of the Silver Screen (1997)

Trade or Die: Universal Monsters of the Silver Screen (1997)

October 09, 2014 - (0) comments

There’s something to be said about Universal’s Classic Movie Monsters… I just don’t know what it is exactly. No, really. I’m a huge fan of those silver-screen aged gems (particularly Frankenstein, in all of [...]

Best for Business: Moscow Moose Knuckles and Soviet Street Walkers

Best for Business: Moscow Moose Knuckles and Soviet Street Walkers

October 09, 2014 - 2 Comments

In her 1992 autobiography, I Can’t Believe I Said That, Kathie Lee Gifford had some unkind things to say about professional wrestlers, namely Rick Rude. “Rick gave a woman in the audience an “awakening” [...]

THE HALLOWEEN TREE and MAD MONSTER PARTY—New Prints Available on 10/16

THE HALLOWEEN TREE and MAD MONSTER PARTY—New Prints Available on 10/16

October 09, 2014 - 2 Comments

We announced earlier this month that we had a few special surprises left in our month long Halloween celebration. Well, I’m excited to reveal that we’ve partnered with artists Glen Brogan (aka Albino Raven) [...]

SKC Austin’s THE BOOK OF LIFE Screening Next Wednesday—Get Your Tickets

SKC Austin’s THE BOOK OF LIFE Screening Next Wednesday—Get Your Tickets

October 08, 2014 - (0) comments

Remember me mentioning more October-related announcements? Well, this is one of them! I’m excited to say that yours truly will be hosting a special advance screening of Jorge Gutierrez’s first feature film, THE BOOK [...]

Gotham: “The Balloonman” Review

Gotham: “The Balloonman” Review

October 08, 2014 - (0) comments

Things kick off this week with Oswald Cobblepot’s return to Gotham. Stepping off a bus to scenes of corruption and crime on every street corner, the future crime boss simply utters a single word: [...]