MANDY THE MONSTER HUNTER: LEGEND OF THE SPINDLY MAN #3

Poor, poor Mandy. For two issues now, our beloved Monster Hunter has had her backside handed to her by the sinister Spindly Man. With the fate of the very children who once saw her as a symbol of hope hanging in the balance, Mandy has to somehow overcome her most twisted foe yet and save … Continued

HOME AFTER DARK: A NOVEL

On the back cover of Home After Dark, legendary artist Jules Feiffer compares David Small’s latest work with a mash-up of Lord of the Flies and Catcher in the Rye. Although at first glance, Small’s deceptively small-town grey-wash illustrations seem to imply a world that’s a lot gentler than either Flies or Catcher, Feiffer isn’t … Continued

BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: CLASSIC OMNIBUS VOL 2

Star Wars has a lot to answer for. Not only did it lay the ground for the arrival of silver screen Star Trek, it also paved the way for a small screen explosion led by Glen A. Larson’s long-gestating brainchild Battlestar Galactica. Arriving on television in 1978, Galactica hit the four-colour funnies the following year … Continued

VON HOFFMAN’S INVASION

Twenty five years after being imprisoned for hideous war crimes towards the end of World War Two, demented German scientist Von Hoffman is released from captivity. He’s twisted with bitterness and murderous rage by the pigdog British victory in the conflict, and is determined to exact a terrible revenge on early 1970s Britain with the … Continued

INFIDEL

Why do ghosts haunt houses? In most stories, it’s because they have unfinished business or want to wreak revenge upon the living after having their mortal existence curtailed so abruptly. Or sometimes it’s because they just can’t find their way into the light and need a sympathetic mouth-breather (like Poltergeist’s Carol Ann) to lead them … Continued

THE NEW WORLD #1

Ales Kot returns to Image Comics with a new original series, this time collaborating with Tradd Moore, the sublime artist of Luther Strode. With such a brilliant visual talent on board, it should be no surprise that the first issue of New World looks rather wonderful, fully realising an exciting dystopia which is one part … Continued

DARTH VADER – DARK LORD OF THE SITH: VOL. 2, LEGACY’S END

Even the most impassioned of Star Wars fan would be forgiven for not remembering that boring old Jedi librarian who featured briefly in Attack of the Clones, but after reading this latest volume (which collects issues 7 – 12), it will be impossible to dismiss Jocasta Nu ever again. You might even forgive her for … Continued

NEROY SPHINX: THE TRAIN JOB [FUTUREQUAKE 2018]

A follow up to the Back in the Game collection from 2015, The Train Job picks up a decade after opportunistic conman Neroy Sphinx unwittingly opened the gates of hell on a distant planet. Although the emergence of infernal forces was delayed, it was only a temporary measure and now humanity stands on the brink … Continued

VAMPIRELLA: ROSES FOR THE DEAD #1

As Dynamite prepares for her 50th anniversary, Vampirella is back once again with a new adventure which aims to entice a whole new generation of readers. Rocking her iconic red outfit, she intends to put a stop to a vicious sexual predator who roams the streets of Philadelphia. Her plan is quickly put into disarray … Continued

MANDY THE MONSTER HUNTER: LEGEND OF THE SPINDLY MAN #2

For the past several years now, the folks over at Hellbound Media have been dishing out content that’s had horror hounds frothing at the mouth with excitement. Whether it’s gratuitous gore and carnage-laden chaos, sci-fi stomach-churners, or family-friendly scares, the Hellbound team are true masters of their craft. And now, we’ve got our hands on … Continued