Yippee! 2009 will mark the beginning of the first Castle Monster Comic, "Blood Island Confidential" I know nothing about web-comic production, so every moment should prove to be a learning experience, although I have laid plenty of groundwork for it in the last year or so. I know this first couple panels don't give you much to go on but I'm aiming for satirical and hopefully, to the extent that a silly cheap-jack web-comic can be, creepy.
Famous Monsters of Filmland founder Forrest J. Ackerman died yesterday at the age of 92. I'll always remember the hours of joy the magazine brought me as a kid. May his memory live on. AICN Obituary Portraits by Mark Berry