Tag: Edgar Allan Poe

Manga: Reviews of Die Wergelder, Vol. 1 and The Strange Tale of Panorama Island

A Decadent Episode Shea and Derek are back with their January episode of the manga series. But isn’t this the first of week of February? Yes it is, but due to unforeseen circumstances, the guys had to postpone the recording

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Comics Alternative Special: Halloween Comics 2014

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Zoinks! You’ll definitely find treats, and not tricks, on this special episode of The Comics Alternative. Derek and Gene take their annual look at the various comics being releases specifically for Halloween or published to coincide with the season. They

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Interview: Richard Corben

Conducted by Derek Royal Let’s be blunt: Richard Corben is a legend. From his early underground comix — in titles such as Slow Death, Skull, and Grim Wit — to his seminal work in Métal Hurlant (and the American Heavy Metal) and

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 80: Reviews of Dead Letters #1, Shutter #1, Star Mage #1, and Edger Allan Poe’s The Premature Burial

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Lots o’ New Stuff! In this episode of The Comics Alternative, the third of what promises to be an unprecedented five consecutive shows for a single week, Derek and Andy W. discuss four new #1 and one-shot issues. First, they

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 78: The April Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Angry Bird Sh*t It’s the beginning of another month, which means it’s time once again for Derek and Andy to flip through the pages of the latest Previews catalog. The Two guys find a lot of

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Review: Richard Corben’s The Raven and The Red Death

by Derek Royal The Raven and The Red Death, by Richard Corben (Dark Horse) Back in July, I reviewed Richard Corben’s two-issue adaptation of The Fall of the House of Usher, noting that one of the things that made it stand

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Review: Richard Corben’s The Fall of the House of Usher

By Derek Royal Just last month Dark Horse Comics released the second in Richard Corben’s two-part miniseries, The Fall of the House of Usher. This publication is notable for at least a couple of reasons. First, it’s yet another example of

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