(October 2016)

IDW, 2012 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
52
On-sale date
2016-10-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
IDW Publishing
Brand
Yoe Comics
Barcode
827714004090 02411
Editing
Steve Banes; Clizia Gussoni; Craig Yoe; Tillmann Courth (contributing editor); Mike Howlett (contributing editor); Tommy O'Brien (contributing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; matte interiors
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole
Inks
L. B. Cole
Colors
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
eyes

Death Flower (Table of Contents: 1)

A Purple Claw Mystery / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Brown (signed)
Inks
David Gantz (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Purple Claw [Dr. Jonathan Weir]; Sam Barney; "Trigger" Martex; Walter Parker; Marge Parker
Synopsis
The Purple Claw encounters a creepy old man that turns into a huge "Death Flower" at night that lives in the Florida swamps and feasts on human flesh.
Reprints
Keywords
Everglades; Florida; quicksand; swamp

Green Killer! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Donahue
Inks
Vic Donahue
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man encounters an evil and malevolent tree on his property that was responsible for the deaths of many people through the centuries.
Reprints
Keywords
drowning; firing squad; ghost; hanging

The Crawling Horror (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Titus Grimm; Wilbur Hatch
Synopsis
Titus Grimm and Wilbur Hatch are scientists who invented a living mass of protoplasm and an electronic brain. Grimm is willing to hook the brain to the blob and create "a creature far superior to man".
Reprints

The Thing That Grew! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Marvelle
Synopsis
Dr. Marvelle "The World's most brilliant explorer and scientist" finds a baby Dinosaur frozen in an underground cave. He brings it back to his lab and imbues it with "the secret of life" formula to revive it and help it grow. The Dinosaur is revived and grows all right, but grows so big it covers the entire Earth and sends the planet out of its orbit crashing into the Sun! Marvelle wakes up from a dream and is relieved that scenario never happened. Unfortunately he notices huge Dinosaur footprints on the ground outside his lab...
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaur

The Monster in the Maze! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Gene Fawcette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1817
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Howard Thorensen; Amy Thorensen
Synopsis
Howard and Amy visit the Minoan palace on Crete. They discover the legendary labyrinth and encounter the monstrous Minotaur.
Reprints
Keywords
Crete; Greek mythology; labyrinth; mental asylum; Minotaur

The Thing from the Center of the Earth! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Thorenson (physicist); John Poners (Thorenson's research assistant); Vivienne Poners (John's wife); Noah Brandt; un-named creature from the center of the Earth (villain, death)
Synopsis
Two scientists sending electrical waves into the earth's crust are startled to receive a similar signal in reply. Excited about the prospect of intelligent life living beneath the Earth, they guide the being to the surface. The being turns out to be a huge humanoid creature with malevolent intentions.
Reprints

The Dark Abysmal (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Belcastro [as Johnny Bell] (signed)
Inks
John Belcastro [as Johnny Bell] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hap; Daniel; Ben Jackson
Synopsis
Boy saves small Kentucky town from alien squid invader. The creature goes on a rampage when confronted with human greed. It can be rescued from assaulting military forces by the boy and returns to its homeworld.
Reprints
Keywords
Kentucky
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Death Flower
    A Purple Claw Mystery
  3. 2. Green Killer!
  4. 3. The Crawling Horror
  5. 4. The Thing That Grew!
  6. 5. The Monster in the Maze!
  7. 6. The Thing from the Center of the Earth!
  8. 7. The Dark Abysmal
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