Right now Amazon’s running a great Halloween Kindle Graphic Novel Sale! Fans of classic horror comics won’t want to miss this one. The sale includes anthologies of those beloved classics, as well as some newer fan favorites:
Note: these graphic novels contain graphic violence and adult themes, they are intended for mature readers only.
Gather up your wooden stakes, your blood-covered hatchets, and all the skeletons in the darkest depths of your closet, and prepare for a horrifying adventure into the darkest corners of comics history. Dark Horse Comics further corners the market on high quality horror storytelling with one of the most anticipated releases of the decade, a hardcover archive collection of legendary Creepy Magazine.
This groundbreaking material turned the world of graphic storytelling on its head in the early 1960s, as phenomenal young artists like Bernie Wrightson and Neal Adams reached new artistic heights with their fascinating explorations of classic and modern horror stories.
* Brilliant, classic Creepy stories from 1964-1966 raised from the dead after twenty-five years.
* Featuring work by such comics luminaries as Joe Orlando, Al Williamson, Alex Toth, and Frank Frazetta.
* Archive editions of Creepy will be the cornerstone of any comic-book library.
* Volume One reprints the first five terrifying issues of the magazine’s original run, reprinted in the original magazine size!
The Strain Volume 1 (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $7.99 — 50% off the regular digital list price of $16)
When a Boeing 777 lands at JFK International Airport and goes dark on the runway, the Centers for Disease Control, fearing a terrorist attack, calls in Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team of expert biological-threat first responders.
Only an elderly pawnbroker from Spanish Harlem suspects a darker purpose behind the event—an ancient threat intent on covering mankind in darkness.
Collects issues #1-#6 of the ongoing series.
“This is one of the scariest comics on the stands, as genuine surprises await the reader at every turn of the page. Usually, such big reveals are left to the final moment, but with The Strain there’s almost a cliffhanger every few pages and that makes this series a truly surprising, and enjoyable, read.” —Broken Frontier
Over 300 pages of timeless terror from a master storyteller!
Horror comics visionary and coloring pioneer Richard Corben has been a voice of creativity and change for over four decades.
For the first time ever, Corben’s legendary Creepy and Eerie short stories and cover illustrations are being collected into one deluxe [book]! With an informative foreword by artist and comic book colorist José Villarrubia—who also provides color restoration—this volume features Richard Corben’s original stories, Edgar Allan Poe adaptations, and collaborations with cast of comic-book writers.
Horror legend Bernie Wrightson’s Creepy and Eerie short stories, color illustrations, and frontispieces are finally collected in one deluxe collection!
These classic tales from the 1970s and early 1980s include collaborations with fellow superstars and Warren Publishing alumni Bruce Jones, Carmine Infantino, Howard Chaykin, and others, as well as several adaptations and original stories written and drawn by Wrightson during one of the most fruitful periods of his career!
The infamous “Jenifer” is included, as well as Wrightson’s fullcolor “Muck Monster” and adaptations of Poe and Lovecraft classics.
Hollow Earth, by Mike Mignola, Chris Golden, Tom Sniegoski, and Ryan Sook, revealed the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense’s struggle to save Agent Liz Sherman, and their struggle to deal with life without Hellboy.
That story is collected here with rare Hellboy-related stories, long sought after by fans of Mignola’s hit comic. Reprinted here are the first solo Abe Sapien comic, Drums of the Dead, by Brian McDonald and Derek Thompson, as well as the short stories “Abe Sapien versus Science” and “Lobster Johnson: Killer Inside My Skull.”
If these names mean nothing to you, you’ve been missing out on the greatest adventure saga comics has to offer. If you do know these names, then this is the collection you’ve been asking for.