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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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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Greg Lamberson Interview – Part 2

The second and final part of our interview with Greg Lamberson. Interview: Greg Lamberson  

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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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What’s the worst that could happen at Motel 6?

In BC Furtney’s latest instalment of Horror of Babylon he explores the terrifying world of Motel 6. Horror of Babylon – March 2012

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