Legendary Comics Releasing Pacific Rim Aftermath as a 6-Part Prequel to Uprising

Looking forward to checking out Pacific Rim Uprising next March? To tide you over and get you ready for the upcoming Kaiju/Jaeger action, Legendary Comics is releasing Pacific Rim Aftermath, a six-part prequel to the film, beginning in January. Read… Continue Reading

Exclusive: Crypt TV and 60 Second Docs Team Up For Mini Horror Documentaries and You Can Watch the First Episode Here!

Back in 2015, Eli Roth and Jack Davis launched Crypt TV, a digital horror brand that creates and distributes short horror films that are spread via YouTube, Facebook, and other social media platforms. Today, the channel is launching a new… Continue Reading

Steve Niles and Bernie Wrightson’s Frankenstein Alive, Alive Returns! Final Issue Rises in January!

In early 2018 IDW’s outstanding Frankenstein Alive, Alive series, a collaboration between Steve Niles and the late Bernie Wrightson, is getting the send-off it deserves following Wrightson’s untimely death this past March. And if you need to catch up, Issues… Continue Reading

Jordan Peele’s Get Out Leads Nominations at Gotham Awards 2017

This past year comedian Jordan Peele surprised the world with his stellar writing-director debut Get Out starring Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, and Bradley Whitford. We are hoping here at Dread Central that once Oscar time rolls around this year, Get Out… Continue Reading

The Purge Creator James DeMonaco Pens The Curious Chronicles of Jack Bokimble for Kids

The Purge series screenwriter, director, and producer James DeMonaco is about to join the ranks of children’s author with The Curious Chronicles of Jack Bokimble and His Peculiar Penumbra, which is heading our way early next month. Monaco previously co-authored… Continue Reading

Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, and the Xenomorph Getting Their Own 8-Bit Pop Vinyls

Funko has released some delightful horror-themed products over the years, but this just takes the cake. They’ve announced a new line of 8-bit Pop Vinyl figures, which will feature pixelated versions of Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, and the Xenomorph. I… Continue Reading