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Prize Winners: Scarla by BC Furtney

Scarla by BC Furtney

We continue our huge horror giveaway. This time it’s a signed copy of BC Furtney’s Scarla. And the lucky winner of what was one of the most colourful, no-holds barred book of last year is Dianne Hunt. Congratulations to Dianne. Remember to keep checking back this week to find out if you are one of …

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More Evil Resides on PlayStation Network

Resident Evil Chronicles

Capcom have announced that Resident Evil: Chronicles HD Collection will be released on PlayStation 3 across North America and Europe in June 2012. The collection will be available as a digital download and will feature both Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles and Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles. Both titles will be available as single downloads …

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Prize Winners: Hater Trilogy by David Moody

Hater by David Moody

You may remember, last year, that we ran a huge horror prize giveaway. The competition ran until February, and now it is time to start unveiling the winners. First up is the apocalyptic Hater trilogy by David Moody. The lucky winner of this signed edition is A W Marsden. Congratulations from everyone here at This …

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Spectral Press and This Is Horror Competition: The Winners

Spectral Press

Cast your minds back to the latter quarter of last year, and you’ll remember a little competition that Spectral Press ran in conjunction with This Is Horror magazine. Well, both Michael Wilson (Editor of This Is Horror) and Simon Marshall-Jones (Spectral Press Editor/Publisher) have been sifting and reading the fabulous entries, which were uniformly of …

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Tulpa Takes Shape

Tulpa

Filming has begun for the third film from acclaimed Italian director Federico Zampalione, entitled Tulpa. Starring award winning actress Claudia Gerini in the leading role, Tulpa is the story of Lisa Boeri – a successful businesswoman with a penchant for sleazy sex clubs. When some of her lovers end up horribly murdered she decides to …

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Grimm Forecast for Spring

Grimm Up North

The lovely people at Grimm Up North have announced a whole raft of horror screenings that will keep us Northern horror fans entertained throughout Spring and early Summer. The line-up of events is as follows:- Friday 13 April 2012 – Supernatural Double Bill (@ The Burgess Foundation) Grave Encounters – Catch some brand new found …

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Ink on Ink: Sween

Today we’re lucky to have Sween featured in our Ink on Ink horror tattoo series. Interview: Sween  

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Strippers Bite Back!

Strippers vs Werewolves

Next month sees the release of one of the more outrageous British horror films of recent times. Unleashed into cinemas on 27 April, Strippers vs Werewolves promises to be fun for fans of both lupine horror and scantily clad, gorgeous women. Starring a host of familiar British names, Strippers vs Werewolves takes actors from the soaps …

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Interview: Steve Rasnic Tem

Recently, we caught up with Steve Rasnic Tem, author of Solaris’s forthcoming novel Deadfall Hotel. He speaks to us about his influences, attraction to horror and much more in our Meet The Writer interview. Meet The Writer: Steve Rasnic Tem  

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Wayne Simmons and Andre Duza unleash voodoo horror

Andre Duza

Hot off the release of Fever, Wayne Simmons has confirmed that he will be teaming up with fellow horror hack Andre Duza for an exciting collaboration. Whilst few details have been announced thus far, the work is described as a voodoo-tinged slasher horror novel that is set in 80s Louisiana. Wayne Simmons says, “After interviewing Andre back …

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Ink on Ink: PriZeMaN

Horror sleeve ink

Today we have the pleasure of introducing our readers to Essex-based tattooist, PriZeMaN of Eternal Art. Ink on Ink: PriZeMaN

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Silent Voices Are Beginning To Whisper…

Silent Voices

This Is Horror award-winning author Gary McMahon cordially extends an invitation for you to join him back in the Concrete Grove, the terrifying estate where nightmares become reality. Solaris have announced that the second instalment in McMahon’s urban trilogy, Silent Voices is due to be released in the UK on 12 April. However our American …

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Interview: Gabrielle Faust

As part of our Read Horror – Meet The Writer series we hooked up with Gabrielle Faust, author of the vampire trilogy ‘Eternal Vigilance’. Meet The Writer: Gabrielle Faust

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The Living Dead Invade Blu-Ray

Return of the Living Dead

This June sees one of the classic zombie films make its bow on Blu-Ray. Dan O’Bannon’s cult 80’s masterpiece The Return of the Living Dead will be released as a special edition double DVD and as a steelbook packaged Blu-Ray. Both editions are crammed full of extra features that will gorehounds will really appreciate. The …

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Hush Finds A New Home On Kindle

Hush

February has seen the re-release of Gavin Williams and Tim Lebbon’s co-written dark fantasy novel Hush as an e-book. After being out of print for several years this chilling tale of post-apocalyptic fantasy is now available and ready to be unleashed on a whole new generation of readers. Hush is the story of Jacob and …

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