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The Scariest Comic Books of All Time! – Terminated

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Commenter Doug Brunell suggested I feature a particularly clever story from Bruce Jones’ horror series for Pacific Comics, Twisted Tales. The story, “Terminated,” from 1983’s Twisted Tales #5, is about a town taking issue with a leper with an ending that they did not see coming. It was written (as were all of the stories from Twisted Tales #1-7) by Jones and it was drawn by the legendary Richard Corben.

Enjoy!

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The Scariest Comic Books of All Time! – Domu: A Child’s Dream

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Jamie T. suggested Domu: A Child’s Dream by legendary writer/artist Katsuhiro Otomo, a classic tale of a man tormenting his apartment complex with his telekinetic and telepathic powers.

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The Scariest Comic Books of All Time! – Cat and Mouse

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader “World Class Running-Man” suggested, of all things, a 1996 issue of What If…? #87, written by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning with artwork by Frank Teran, showed a different path of what could have happened when Sabretooth escaped from captivity in the X-Men’s Mansion in Uncanny X-Men #311.

Enjoy!

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The Scariest Comic Books of All Time! – Hopping Down The Bunny Trail

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Edward Tonner, who runs a blog called “The Best Horror Comics,” suggested “Hopping Down the Bunny Trail” by Michael Uslan and Tenny Henson from 1980’s Unexpected #202.

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – 24 Hours Diner

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

A whole pile of you want me to feature Sandman #6 by Neil Gaiman, Mike Dringenberg and Malcolm Jones III, the famous “24 Hours Diner” issue featuring Doctor Destiny tormenting a random group of diner patrons. So that’s just what I’ll do!

Enjoy!

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – The Wallace Expedition

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader “the man with no alias” suggested that I spotlight Eric Powell’s contribution to Dark Horse Comics’ 2005 anthology, Book of the Dead, titled “The Wallace Expedition,” about a disturbing discovery on a mission across the Arctic Circle.

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – I Was Killing When Killing Wasn’t Cool

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Jake Y. suggested that I spotlight Al Columbia stories in general, so it occurred to me that I make this a Columbia Day Weekend! Through Monday (today), I’ll be featuring three different Al Columbia horror stories from the pages of Fantagraphics’ Zero Zero anthology from the late 1990s. Today is the Columbia classic “I Was Killing When Killing Wasn’t Cool” from 1996’s Zero Zero #4 (probably THE most popular issue of Zero Zero ever).

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – Blood Clot Boy

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Jake Y. suggested that I spotlight Al Columbia stories in general, so it occurred to me that I make this a Columbia Day Weekend! Through Monday, I’ll be featuring three different Al Columbia horror stories from the pages of Fantagraphics’ Zero Zero anthology from the late 1990s. Today is “Blood Clot Boy” from 1997’s Zero Zero #16.

Enjoy!

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – Amnesia

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Jake Y. suggested that I spotlight Al Columbia stories in general, so it occurred to me that I make this a Columbia Day Weekend! From today through Monday, I’ll be featuring three different Al Columbia horror stories. First up is “Amnesia,” from Fantagraphics’ Zero Zero #20 from 1997.

Enjoy!

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – Brought to Light: Shadowplay

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Michael Kyle e-mailed me to suggest Alan Moore and Bill Sienkiewicz’s half of Brought to Light, Shadowplay: The Secret Team (discussing the history of the CIA), under the theory that the truth is often the scariest thing going.

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – Pigeons From Hell

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Jon S. e-mailed me to suggest Joe R. Lansdale, Nathan Fox and Dave Stewart’s update/adaptation of Robert E. Howard’s short story, “Pigeons From Hell.”

Enjoy!

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – His Face All Red

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader Jones, one of the Jones boys made a number of excellent horror comic selections. Here is another one of them, Emily Carroll’s striking web comic, His Face All Red.

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – The Wolves of Saint August

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

My pal Stony e-mailed me his suggestion, Hellboy: The Wolves of Saint August, the first Helboy story that Mike Mignola wrote all on his own. It originally appeared in Dark Horse Presents in 1994 and then was collected (with some additional pages) by Mignola into a trade paperback in 1995 (and then later re-collected into a larger trade paperback later on).

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – A Frog is a Frog

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Reader benday dot e-mailed me to suggest a short story by the late Stephen Perry and Stephen Bissette from 1982’s Bizarre Adventures #31 called “A Frog is a Frog,” which is a disturbing look at the de-humanizing effects of violence.

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The Scariest Comic Books of All-Time! – Panorama of Hell

A reader named Chris S. suggested that I devote October to the scariest comic books of all-time, as suggested by you readers out there! Sounds like a plan to me! So all October-long, I’ll be featuring 31 comic book tales of terror, based on YOUR suggestions! So e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com your scary suggestions! Here is an archive of all the comics featured so far!

Commenter one of the jones boys made a bunch of good suggestions, including Hideshi Hino’s disturbingly amazing Panorama of Hell.

Enjoy (do note that this comic is quite graphic)!

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