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Cut & Print: Horror Backstab

Cut & Print: Horror Backstab Happy Halloween, movie fans. I decided to take a column to think once again about horror films that have left a powerful mark on me from a young age.  I saw these films when I [...]

October 30, 2015 Features
movie a day


As the clock turned over to midnight, the marathon that saved me from missing a day on my marathon marched onwards, straight into the sequel, Halloween 2. As the movie fumbled forward, picking up moments after the first title ended, [...]

October 20, 2015 Features
movie a day


My internet was giving me problems yesterday, keeping me from streaming or downloading any movies for my marathon. Seeing as how I hadn’t missed a day until now, I was heartbroken. As luck would have it, AMC was playing at [...]

October 19, 2015 Features
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October Movie-A-Day Marathon: Beast Of Xmoor

As October marches on, so too must my cinema of the scary! For October second I chose the Beast of Xmoor! After yesterday’s wonderful horror movie, I was in the mood for some more monster movie action. After reading the [...]

October 2, 2015 Features

Shocktoberfest Finale: A Retrospect

Now that Shocktoberfest has come to an end, I wanted to write one more piece as look back on the month-long journey I took as I profiled 30 famous monsters from the popular consciousness. I can safely say that I [...]

October 31, 2014 Features
Quick DIY paintjob on a knife from user GhostCinderella. Wrapping fabric around the handle can hide the cheap plastic really well.

How I Made This: Modifying Store-Bought Costumes

Growing up, my dad always made my and my brother’s costumes. He wasn’t a seamstress by any means, but he became quite the expert at modifying store-bought costumes to suit the very specific visions we demanded each year. It was [...]

October 27, 2014 Features
Costume Quest

Zac Gorman to Deliver Costume Quest

A couple of years ago, I spent the money to download a simple looking game on my Xbox 360. The game was called Costume Quest and it was about a little boy and his sister who when out Trick-or-Treating on [...]

April 14, 2014 News

Halloween Horror Gaming – Movie to Game edition

October is the month where the ghosts and ghoulies come out to play as we begin the countdown  to Halloween with a video game flashback of some old games based on classic horror movies. When I say old, I don’t [...]

October 31, 2013 Games and Gaming

Halloween Horror Gaming – Video Game to Movie Edition

Just in time for Halloween, here are some movies made from great video games. Earlier I did an article where I highlighted some classic horror movies that were turned into video games. In this installment, I will be reviewing some [...]

October 31, 2013 Games and Gaming

Halloween: Costumes with Options

There’s a definite shift in costumes on Halloween these days. When I was a child, you had store-bought options. You could be a Power Ranger or Thomas the Tank Engine, something licensed, but a lot of the costumes weren’t. There [...]

October 28, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
Steve Niles Halloween Q&A

A Special Halloween Q&A With Horror Master Steve Niles

In the mind of Comic Booked’s staff, nothing screams Halloween like 30 Days of Night horror writer Steve Niles. After a mad rush that finished with his LUST Kickstarter and three new comic books out, Steve took some time to [...]

October 31, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Halloween Pumpkin Carvings Inspired by Comics, Games, Movies, & TV

There’s a chill in the air, leaves on the ground, and the spooky nighttime things are gathering and biding their time. That’s right, Halloween is almost upon us! This year we are fortunate enough to have Halloween and new comics [...]

October 25, 2012 Features
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Webcomics Wednesday: Under The Bed

Hello, and welcome to Webcomics Wednesday! Halloween is only a week away, and before long we’ll all be hopelessly bombarded by monsters—along with skeletons, zombies, and princesses. You get the picture. To help get us all in the mood for [...]

October 17, 2012 Features
Identity Thief

Moranic Reviews: Identity Thief

Sometimes, when you’re in search for something new and different, it can be a hard task, especially when you travel to your local comic shop and see pretty much clones of the same thing over and over. Trying to find [...]

October 6, 2012 Features
Tara Normal Front Cover

Review: Tara Normal #1

The month of ghosts, ghouls and the paranormal is upon us.  Also coming up is the NYCC, were many freaks and ghouls will roam the halls of NYCC looking for some new comic books.  Well folks, you are just in [...]

October 4, 2012 Features

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