Way, way back in the 1990’s DC Comics launched their mature readers line Vertigo Comics. If that sounds familiar…It’s because it is! I could recount what’s come before but I’m here for the 31 Days of Horror and we’re taking a look at DC/Vertigo’s Swamp Thing!
The Prince of Lies, The First of the Fallen, The Light Bringer, The Morning Star, The Lord of Hell…and one-time night-club owner heralds a brand new Vertigo Comics with a brand new first issue!
Artist John Bolton has had a long and storied career in comic books and sequential art. He made the jump from working in English magazines such as Warrior, to burgeoning … Continue reading #FXC17 Exclusive Interview: John Bolton On Horror, His Art & His Graphic Novel: Shame
Remember the days when Vertigo Comics was regularly publishing comic book fiction that pushed the boundaries of the art form, giving voice to dozens of burgeoning writers and artists each … Continue reading Role-Play Your Way To A Fluid “User” On The Wednesday Run
“One thing about living in Santa Carla I never could stomach…all the damned vampires.” Oh, yeah! With that one, end-of-film revelation, the 1987’s The Lost Boys cemented itself as a … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror 2016 Finds “The Lost Boys #1” On The Wednesday Run
“Oh shit. I have to buy a third copy.” Those were the words uttered by an anonymous friend (and unnamed contributor to this site) after a recent enjoyable Saturday morning … Continue reading From High Upon The Pulpit Comes “Absolute Preacher Vol. 1” On The Wednesday Run
Two years ago, television viewing audiences who love gothic horror mingled with their detective genre got a taste of the mind-blowing first season of True Detective. It was as good … Continue reading Go South, Go Gothic With THE DARK & BLOODY #1 On The Wednesday Run
We’ve been through these comic book collection lists twice already this month, but there’s more. Oh, how there’s so much more! You can read through Part 1, which mentioned a … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Comic Book Collections Part 3
I love a good anthology series. Put a bunch of writers and artists together and get them to create a bunch of short stories around a particular theme and just … Continue reading Alliteration & Anthology Amore With STRANGE SPORTS STORIES #1 On The Wednesday Run
I know many who have been waiting for this day for what seems like…an eternity. My tongue is firmly planted in my cheek, if you couldn’t tell from that side … Continue reading The Long Wait Is Over With KID ETERNITY DELUXE EDITION On The Wednesday Run
The reinvention of Vertigo Comics continues apace! Earlier this month, the mature and sophisticated publishing arm of DC Comics turned a new leaf, and began releasing the first of twelve … Continue reading Art Imitates Life Imitates ART OPS #1 On The Wednesday Run
It’s been said before, but I’ll say it (at least) one more time: the publishing company that gave us John Constantine: Hellblazer, Sandman, Shade the Changing Man, Preacher, The Invisibles … Continue reading A New Dawn With THE TWILIGHT CHILDREN #1 On The Wednesday Run