The History of Sexy Monsters

Monsters are horrifying, revolting... and often alluring. It makes sense that so many monsters would be hawt, since they're the ultimate predators and they need to be able to lure us into their clutches and stuff. But also, monsters represent the forbidden, and sexy danger, and they can get away with wearing outfits… » 10/24/12 1:35pm 10/24/12 1:35pm

The Loveliness That Will Not Die: Sexy Vampire Pin-Up Art

Vampires. They're mysterious and dangerous — but most of all, they're alluring. They have the glamor of eternal youth, combined with centuries of style. But vampires also have their cute, playful, sexy side. And that's why there's vampire pin-up art. » 8/19/11 11:00am 8/19/11 11:00am

Lucy Westenra by Avelina de Moray via Vampirella by

Spend your comic book Thursday with supergods and pregnant (male)…

Comics were kicked back a day because of Thanksgiving, but there's still plenty of new books worth waiting 24 hours for. Check out new Buffy, Supergod, Achewood, and tons more. » 12/01/10 10:00am 12/01/10 10:00am

Adele Blanc-Sec, Muhammad Ali, and Atomic Robo take over this week's…

This week's comic haul has everything from French pulp heroines to Superman boxing a World Heavyweight Champion to Cadillacs and dinosaurs to sentient chickens demanding avian rights. It's a comic book party, and everyone's invited! » 11/09/10 9:29am 11/09/10 9:29am

Weirdest And Most Wonderful Halloween Comic Covers

If you were explaining Hallowe'en to someone unfamiliar with the concept, don't use comic books as a visual aid. As these 50 covers show, All Hallow's Eve is apparently about pumpkins, cleavage and monsters. Then again, maybe they are right... » 10/27/09 4:30pm 10/27/09 4:30pm

Space Horror And Marvel Superheroes Rule This Week's Comics

It's not the busiest of weeks in terms of new comics, with Marvel pretty much dominating new launches, and alien horrors both old and new making a comeback. There may not be many, but these are still comics we crave. » 9/09/09 10:00am 9/09/09 10:00am