93: Next Issue Halloween Special: The Blue Naked Guy

This week is our Spooky Halloween Special! Clay, Kyle, Josh and Daniel discuss our favorite Spooky Media across multiple platforms. 

We hope everyone stays Safe and Healthy. Please WEAR A MASK & WASH YOUR HANDS

Previously on Next Issue … [01:00 – 37:00]Comics Mentioned

  • Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Vol. 1-6, (W) Masashi Kishimoto/Ukyo Kodachi (A)Mikio Ikemoto.  
  • Legend of the Swamp Thing: Halloween Spectacular. Abbott (W) Saladin Ahmed (A) Sami Kivela (C) Jason Wordie.
  • Rorschach #1,
  • Strange Adventures #6
  • Kings Watch by Jeff Parker and Marc Laming,
  • Tomboy, Volume 1 by Mia Goodwin for Comic Book Club
  • Spiderwoman.
  • The Flash ongoing
  • Spider-Man 50
  • X-Men 1-11,
  • Avengers: Age of Knoshu ending #37

Main Topic [37:00 – 01:43:00]

The Halloween Episode 

Daniel’s list 


  • WYTCHES – Scott Snyder, Jock, Matt Hollingsworth, Clem Robins
  • Robert Kirkman Comics – Marvel Zombies Vol. 1, The Walking Dead Outcast 
  • Cullen Bunn Comics – The Empty Man, Bone Parish, Cold Spots, Dark Ark, Harrow County, Night of the Living Deadpool and (Return of),
  • Aliens: Dead Orbit by James Stokoe
  • James Tynion IV – Something is Killing The Children, the Woods, Memetic
  • Babyteeth – Donny Cates, Dee Cunife
  • Archie’ Horror verse – Afterlife, The Hunger, Vampironica
  • Uzumaki – Junji Ito
  • PTSD Radio –  Masaaki Nakayama


  • The Babadook (2014)
  • It Follows (2015)
  • Train to Busan (Busanhaeng) (2016)
  • Dawn of the Dead (2004)
  • The Conjuring (2013) and II

TV Shows:

  • Are you Afraid of the Dark? 
  • The Twilight Zone
  • The Strain 
  • MTV’s Fear

Clay’s List


  • The Walking Dead series Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore
  • (AKA Comics) Year Zero: Volume 1 by Benjamin Percy, Ramon Rosanas, Lee Loughridge
  • 30 Days of Nights series Steve Niles, Ben Templesmith
  • I am Legend adaptation by Steve Niles and Elman Brown
  • Rednecks Donny Cates and L. Estherren

TV shows – (Specific Episodes) 

  • Dr Who – Blink
  • X-Files – Home S04E02
  • Twilight Zone – The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street S01E22
  • Black Mirror – Christmas episode 2014
  • Buffy – Hush S04S10
  • Masters of Horror – Cigarette Burns

Movies – 

  • Chopping Mall
  • Halloween 3: Season of the Witch
  • Night of the Creeps
  • The Fog
  • The Mutilator (Fall Break) – Great Music Video



  • Classic E.C. horror comics
  • Beasts of Burden by Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson
  • PTSD Radio by Masaaki Nakayama
  • Sandman: The Doll’s House by Neil Gaiman and Various Artists
  • Gideon Falls by Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino
  • Leviathan by Ian Edginton and D’Israeli


  • The Haunting (1963)
  • Classic Universal Monster films (especially The Mummy)
  • The Color Out of Space with Nicholas Cage
  • Gothic
  • The Shining
  • Incubus (1966)
  • John Carpenter’s The Thing


  • Paranoia Agent
  • Twin Peaks (especially Season 3)
  • Lars Von Trier’s The Kingdom

Kyle’s List

  • Monster Squad 
  • Gremlins 1 and 2 

Recommendations [01:37:00 – End]

Josh: Eerie, Indiana on Amazon Prime

Clay: AWA Comics – AWA Studios (AWA standing for Artists, Writers & Artisans) is an American independent comic book publisher founded in November 2018 by Axel Alonso, Bill Jemas and Jonathan Perkins Miller.

  • Archangel 8 – Heaven and Hell at war
  • Year Zero – Zombie Apocalypse
  • The Resistance – J Michael Stasinzki Super heroes
  • Hotell – horror
  • Red Border – Crime

Link for bound book information. 

Daniel: Black Bolt, Vol. 1: Hard Time – (W) Saladin Ahmed (A) Christian Ward -, LoveCraft Country HBO MAX


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