Category: News

News Round-up Week Ending 29 September 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week …    Skybound Produces Ezekial and Shiva Figures Fans of the Walking Dead can now own their very own tiger in the form of Shiva, who comes bundled in a 2-pack with her owner Ezekiel, and available …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-29-september-2017/

Look Out For … Chase by Shaun Hutson

Chase by Shaun Hutson - cover

Look Out For … Chase by Shaun Hutson “Always guaranteed to deliver a tale chock full of gore, violence and suspense.” David and Amy Carson will be given that elusive second chance but it will require them to plumb the very depths of their souls and their beliefs. As they and their eight year old …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-chase-by-shaun-hutson/

Searchlight: Forensics

Let’s say you’re writing a story. Perhaps it’s a mystery, or suspense, or just plain old horror, and a character is killed. It’s extremely likely that this character’s death will alert the police, or the police will be involved at some point in the near future. And let’s say, for arguments sake, that you want …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/searchlight-forensics/

5 Must Read Horror Articles 25 Sep 2017

Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to. Without further ado: Take A Tour Of Stephen King’s Derry    Script to Pieces: My Bloody Valentine 2 The Most Hated Films in Horror Every Character in Leatherface Who Connects to a Previous …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/5-must-read-horror-articles-25-sep-2017/

News Round-up Week Ending 22 September 2017

IT -alternate

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week …    Russian Watchmaker Creates 27 Pennywise Watches Inspired by Pennywise’s 27 year cycle of returning to terrorise Derry, Russian watchmaker Konstantin Chaykin has created just 27 of these incredible timepieces inspired by Bill Skarsgård’s take on IT’s Killer clown. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-22-september-2017/

Look Out For … Treasured Chests: A Zombie Anthology by various authors

treasured chests - cover

Look Out For … Treasured Chests: A Zombie Anthology by various authors   “Zombie stories are much like the living dead themselves, they never get old, and they keep on coming.” A charity anthology of short Zombie Stories created in aid of the charity Breast Cancer Care (registered Charity in England & Wales 1017658). All …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-treasured-chests-a-zombie-anthology-by-various-authors/

5 Must Read Horror Articles 18 Sep 2017

Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to. Without further ado: It’s Time For Freddy To Be Great Again Eight Disturbing Scenes From The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Series IT Director Andy Muschietti On The Scenes That Terrified Him As A …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/5-must-read-horror-articles-18-sep-2017/

News Round-up Week Ending 15 September 2017

hellboy-2019 - David Harbor

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week …    Hellboy Reboot Bumped To 2019 The Descent director Neil Marshall’s darker, rated-R take on Hellboy began filming this week, and was originally scheduled for a 2018 release date, but it’s been confirmed that the reboot’s release has now …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-15-september-2017/

Look Out For … House of Spines by Michael J Malone

Look Out For … House of Spines by Michael J Malone “A dark, brooding psychological journey into tension and terror.” A terrifying psychological thriller cum Gothic mystery, as a young man with mental health issues inherits an isolate mansion, where all is not as it seems … Ran McGhie’s world has been turned upside down. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-house-of-spines-by-michael-j-malone/

News Round-up Week Ending 8 September 2017

theresplendenttroswomanbelow_400w

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Limited edition chapbook from Dim Shores to benefit Joseph S. Pulver Almost everyone in the horror community will likely be aware of a complicated and severe health issue which struck horror writer Joseph S. Pulver recently, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-8-september-2017/

News Round-up Week Ending 1 September 2017

Witches_Of_Wildwod_Facebook_Banner_Cover_Fianl

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Debut short story collection by Mark W. Curran, The Witches of Wildwood, out now The debut collection from horror author Mark W. Curran features stories about witches, werewolves, swamp creatures and more besides. Aimed at a young …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-1-september-2017/

News Round-up Week Ending 25 August 2017

entertainingdemonsslider_1920x

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New release from Apex Books – Daniel I. Russell’s Entertaining Demons Based on the novel premise of a reality TV show called PI: Paranormal Investigations, the new novel from Daniel I. Russell finds a young girl, Molly, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-25-august-2017/

News Round-up Week Ending 18 August 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New collection by Nadia Bulkin and divination-themed anthology coming soon from Word Horde Fans of weird fiction will be delighted to know that one of its strongest recent voices, Nadia Bulkin, will be releaseing the collection, She …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/news-round-up-week-ending-18-august-2017/

Look Out For … Slayer: Repentless by Jon Schnepp

Look Out For … Slayer: Repentless by Jon Schnepp “ This fusion of  dark and violent themes promises to be something a bit special.” The ultimate thrash juggernaut, Slayer has dominated stages and destroyed audiences for over thirty years, with their latest album, Repentless, showing no signs of slowing down or showing mercy. Based on the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/look-out-for-slayer-repentless-by-jon-schnepp/

5 Must Read Horror Articles 14 Aug 2017

Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to. Without further ado: Every Freddy Krueger Kill In 60 Seconds Flat Maniac: A Look Back Script To Pieces: The Killer Tomato Remake Why Life Felt More Like An Alien Prequel Than Alien …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.thisishorror.co.uk/5-must-read-horror-articles-14-aug-2017/