Creepy #8
(April 2012)

Dark Horse, 2009 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
52
On-sale Date
2012-04-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dark Horse Comics, Inc.
Brand
Dark Horse Comics [facing left]
Barcode
761568158625 00811
Editing
Sierra Hahn; Brendan Wright; Dan Braun (consulting editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Corben [as Corb] (signed)
Inks
Richard Corben [as Corb] (signed)
Colors
Richard Corben [as Corb] (signed)
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Uncle Creepy / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Darick Robertson (signed)
Inks
Darick Robertson (signed)

Characters
Uncle Creepy

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Lapham
Inks
David Lapham
Letters
typeset

Characters
Cousin Eerie

Indexer Notes

Letters from Budd Lewis, Morgan Jurgenson, Glenn McQuaid & J.C. Vaughn.

Nineteen (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Parker
Pencils
Colleen Coover
Inks
Colleen Coover
Letters
Colleen Coover

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Gary; Celia; Uncle Creepy (host)
Synopsis
Gary visits a brothel where he pays the succubus Celia to remove his painful memories; after doing so, Celia tells him his soul will restore everything she took, but he'll return and become increasingly desperate each time - just like their other customers.

The Lurking Fate That Came to Lovecraft Part I: Mastery of Dreams (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Kelley Jones
Inks
Kelley Jones
Letters
Nate Piekos

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
H.P. Lovecraft; Uncle Creepy (host); Night Gaunts; Jonah
Synopsis
H.P. Lovecraft sees the very things he wrote about in his pulp stories come to life in Arkham after witnessing Jonah swallowed by a leviathan nearby R'lyeh, then returning as a fish-like being. Lovecraft attempts to warn the police, only to find himself back in Providence, Rhode Island and the police consider him insane; Lovecraft is sent to an asylum, ranting warnings about Cthulhu.
Keywords
Arkham; Cthulhu; R'lyeh

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue

The Mausoleum (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Rick Geary
Pencils
Rick Geary
Inks
Rick Geary
Letters
Rick Geary

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Uncle Creepy (host); Robert; Millie
Synopsis
Robert falls in love with mausoleum employee Millie and marries her, but discovers she's dead and only able to be "alive" while within the mausoleum; Robert tries to be with her in death, but finds he doesn't like it and, broken-hearted, leaves the mausoleum.

Loathsome Lore (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Braun
Pencils
Kyle Baker
Inks
Kyle Baker
Letters
Nate Piekos

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Screamin' Jay Hawkins; Screaming Lord Butch; Tony Iommi; Black Sabbath; Ozzy Osbourne; Kiss [Gene Simmons; Ace Frehley; Paul Stanley; Peter Criss]; The Cramps; The Mad; Screaming Mad George; The Misfits; Siouxsie and the Banshees; Marilyn Manson
Synopsis
Recaps various musicians who have used occult imagery in their stage shows.

Jenifer (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Corpsepower! April 2011 (Table of Contents: 9)

Horsepower! / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Braun
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Interview with Louise Simonson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Uncle Creepy
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Nineteen
  6. 5. The Lurking Fate That Came to Lovecraft Part I: Mastery of Dreams
  7. 6. The Mausoleum
  8. 7. Loathsome Lore
  9. 8. Jenifer
  10. 9. Corpsepower! April 2011
    Horsepower!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
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