Ink on Ink: Wayne Simmons

The most-decorated man in horror, Wayne Simmons, talks us through his tattoos in our latest instalment of Ink on Ink. Wayne Simmons Interview

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The value of literary agents

Shaun Hutson gives his no BS take on the importance of literary agents. Does an author need an agent?

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Demons Descend Up North

Demons

Thursday 29 March sees Manchester invaded by flesh eating demons. Grimm Up North will be screening a double bill of both 1980s Demon films at The Dancehouse in Manchester. Laden with floor to ceiling gore and X-rated shocks, Demons was the brainchild of Lamberto Bava and Dario Argento and battered audiences into submission over twenty …

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Flash Fear by Samuel Bonner

Today, we proudly present Skinny Legs written by Samuel Bonner and illustrated by Jan Moat. Skinny Legs by Samuel Bonner

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Prize Winners: Crimewave Eleven: Ghosts

Crimewave Ghosts 11, TTA Press

If you haven’t won a prize yet, don’t worry there are many more excellent genre prizes to give away. Today six lucky winners have bagged themselves a copy of TTA Press’s Crimewave Eleven: Ghosts featuring stories  by the likes of Alison Littlewood, Christopher Fowler, Steve Rasnic Tem and many other brilliant authors. Here are the …

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Should the reader do all the work?

Jasper Bark explores how much the reader should put into a story in this entertaining instalment of Injured Eyeballs. Should the reader do all the work?

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Doll Parts Falling Into Place

Doll Parts by Wayne Simmons

This year will see the release of Wayne Simmons’ new book Doll Parts, and to celebrate Wayne has been releasing a few tasty morsels to whet our appetites. Firstly, the book’s publisher Snowbooks has released the back cover blurb, giving a bit more detail about the follow up to Drop Dead Gorgeous – ”Roughly 99% …

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The Mammoth Book of Body Horror, edited by Paul Kane and Marie O’Regan

A good themed anthology, especially one with the word Mammoth in the title, should be a mix of the old and the new, a collection of classic reprints as well as some new material for those of us who need a little bit more than just a re-read of old favourites. Illustrating very nicely indeed …

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Why every horror fan should attend a film festival

John Llewellyn Probert provides a strong case for the film festival in his latest instalment of The Bloodstained Balcony. The Fun of the Horror Festival

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Prize Winners: Horns by Joe Hill

Horns by Joe Hill

We have a real treat for the lucky prize winner today. It’s a signed and doodled copy of Horns by Joe Hill. This brilliant collector’s piece fits perfectly into any self-respecting horror fan’s collection. And, the lucky winner is…Tom Ruffles. Congratulations Tom, we hope you enjoy this fantastic prize. MICHAEL WILSON

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More Horror on the Airwaves

Horror Channel

Horror Channel have announced their new Season of the Dead – four double bills of zombie films old and new. The Season of the Dead will feature five UK TV premieres in the month of April. The first double bill kicks off on 6 April with George Romero’s timeless zombie classic Night of the Living …

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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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Review: A Horrible Way to Die

Garrick is a convicted serial killer. He’s being transported from prison to a secure unit when an opportunity for escape presents itself. He then makes his way cross-country, trying to get back to see Sarah, the girlfriend who put him away when she testified against him. On the way, Garrick continues his old habit 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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