The Living Vampire returns in the second issue of Marvel's revamped Morbius series, which headlines today's Comics Corner that also includes Gideon Falls #19, Hellmouth #3, Alien vs. Predator: Thicker Than Blood #1, and two recommendations from our friends at Third Eye Comics: Swamp Thing Volume 1 and The Infected: Deathbringer #1.

Morbius (2019) #2: "Published: December 11, 2019
Writer: Vita Ayala
Penciler: Marcelo Ferreira
Cover Artist: Ryan Brown

THE MONSTROSITY OF MORBIUS CONTINUES! In an attempt to cure himself, Morbius has taken matters into his own hands…with monstrous results! The Melter is the first in a line of victims for the Living Vampire!"

To learn more about this recently revived comic, head on over to Marvel's website.

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Gideon Falls #19: “THE MISPLACED MAN” Back in modern Gideon Falls, Father Fred and Angie continue to look for clues about the mysterious Norton, and a dark mystery from Father Fred’s past is revealed. HOLLYWOOD NEWS! Picked up for TV by Hivemind after a multi-studio bidding war with long-time producing partners Sean Daniel and Jason Brown, Bad Robot veteran Kathy Lingg, and former Valiant Entertainment CEO & Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani.

WRITER: Jeff Lemire
ARTISTS: Andrea Sorrentino, Dave Stewart
COVER A: Andrea Sorrentino
COVER B: Fábio Moon"

For more information, visit Image Comics' website.

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Hellmouth #3: "(W) Jordie Bellaire, Jeremy Lambert (A) Eleonora Carlini (CA) Jenny Frison (Variant Cover) Jakub Rebelka

Angel and Buffy are on a mission to find the Mistress Drusilla and close the Hellmouth—but will they turn on one another first? And is Drusilla the true evil behind the Hellmouth, or is there another, even more powerful evil that they should be worried about? Spoiler alert: there is…

In Shops: Dec 11, 2019
SRP: $3.99."

Please visit BOOM! Studios' website for more details.

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Alien vs. Predator: Thicker Than Blood #1: "If the Predators dont get you, the Alien will!

Predators board a luxury charter spaceship, unleashing a path of terror and bloodshed. An adolescent girl and her younger ''brother'' are the last to survive, and begin a cat-and-mouse chase with the attackers. They hope for an escape, but they haven't counted on the Alien . . .

CREATORS
Writer: Jeremy Barlow
Artist: Doug Wheatly
Letterer: Michael Heisler
Colorist: Rain Beredo
Cover Artist: Chun Lo
Genre: Science-Fiction, Horror
Publication Date: December 11, 2019
Format: FC, 32 pages; Miniseries
Price: $3.99"

For more information, visit Dark Horse Comics' website.

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*Recommendation from Third Eye Comics* Swamp Thing Volume 1: "Before Watchmen, Alan Moore made his debut in the U.S. comic book industry with the revitalization of the horror comic book The Swamp Thing. His deconstruction of the classic monster stretched the creative boundaries of the medium and became one of the most spectacular series in comic book history.

With modern-day issues explored against a backdrop of horror, The Swamp Thing stories became commentaries on environmental, political and social issues, unflinching in their relevance. Saga of the Swamp Thing Book One collects issues #20-27 of this seminal series including the never-before-reprinted Saga of The Swamp Thing #20, where Moore takes over as writer and concludes the previous storyline.

Book One begins with the story "The Anatomy Lesson," a haunting origin story that reshapes Swamp Thing mythology with terrifying revelations that begin a journey of discovery and adventure that will take him across the stars and beyond.

To learn more about this previously released volume that collects classic Swamp Thing issues, visit DC Comics and Amazon.

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*Recommendation from Third Eye Comics* The Infected: Deathbringer #1: "Donna Troy is a hero. She fought alongside friends, led the Titans into battle, and buried more friends in the line of duty than she cares to remember. She’s strong, she’s brave, she’s one of the fiercest warriors on the planet...and she’s the Batman Who Laughs’ next target for infection! Spinning out of the events of The Batman Who Laughs and Batman/Superman comes the story of a hero who is done with bringing peace to a world that cannot be trusted with it. A woman who’s past has been her greatest adversary, and whose newly awakened dark side is ready to burn it all down and forge a new destiny. No more peace. Only...Deathbringer!

Art by: Brent Peeples

Written by: Zoe Quinn"

To learn more, visit DC Comics' website.

Derek Anderson
About the Author - Derek Anderson

Raised on a steady diet of R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps books and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Derek has been fascinated with fear since he first saw ForeverWare being used on an episode of Eerie, Indiana.

When he’s not writing about horror as the Senior News Reporter for Daily Dead, Derek can be found daydreaming about the Santa Carla Boardwalk from The Lost Boys or reading Stephen King and Brian Keene novels.

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