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Dark Shadows #23 Review

The end has come, but does this journey close out on a high-note?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: FINAL ISSUE!!! It is a turning point in the lives of the residents of Collinwood. Reeling from the aftermath of their confrontation with Dark Barnabas and his family of vampires, no one […]

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Dark Shadows #22 Review

There’s a lot going on as the penultimate issue of this fantastic series arrives at your local comic shop, but are the waning moments enjoyable?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Evil Barnabas and his family of vampires triumphant and growing larger?! Say it ain’t so! Will anyone be able to […]

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Dark Shadows: Year One #6 Review

The conclusion to this frightfully addictive prequel series is here, but does it end things on a high note?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: The terrifying final confrontation between Barnabas Collins and the conniving Nathan Forbes! After all the misery that has befallen the Collins clan, has guilt gotten the […]

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UTF EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Nacho Tenorio

I was fortunate enough to field some questions with the innovative talent, Nacho Tenorio.  In brief: this is the man behind the stellar visuals in the always dynamic Dark Shadows monthly series. If you ready to be lost in a vampiric  trance, then read on! UTF: When you approach a property that’s endured as long as Dark Shadows, […]

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Dark Shadows #20 Review

The odyssey of avoiding a dangerous future continues here, but is the story beginning to ware thin?   Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Barnabas Collins faces off against the darkest parts of his soul, in a war to change the dire fate of everyone in Collinwood. Will his allies stand beside […]

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Dark Shadows: Year One #4 Review

The origins of this emotional jaunt are getting a thorough inspection, but is this really something fans should bother paying attention to?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Barnabas continues to struggle with his bloodlust, while the crazed Reverend Trask’s witch hunt leads Collinsport on a descent into hell! To make […]

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Dark Shadows #18 Review

Our hero has descended into Hell to see his family restored, but should you really care if they reunite?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: The fate of Nicholas Blair… in the hands of Barnabas Collins! Despite Blair’s noble intentions, his attempts to help have only made things worse. Given the chance, […]

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Dark Shadows: Year One #3 Review

As the captivating birth of this saga continues to be explored to its fullest, is there truly enough here to justify an ardent fan’s purchase?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Will Barnabas’ bloodlust destroy everyone he has ever loved? Angelique, the immortal witch, wants revenge on Barnabas for spurning her […]

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Dark Shadows: Year One #2 Review

Do comic fans really need to explore the origins of Barnabus Collins?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: A blood-thirsty monster terrorizes the people of Collinsport! As the bodies pile up, the Collins’ family faces an unspeakable truth: the killer is one of their own! The vengeance of Angelique hits Barnabas […]

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Dark Shadows #16 Review

This time traveling saga continues as all the pieces in the puzzle move into place. But has the narrative lost its way?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Willie and Quentin recruit unlikely allies for their battle to save Collinwood. Meanwhile, Barnabas makes a desperate attempt to change his, and his […]

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Dark Shadows: Year One #1 Review

Is this journey back to the origins of Dark Shadows, really something that fans need to start buying?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: The origin of Dark Shadows, finally revealed! How did Barnabas Collins become a bloodthirsty vampire? What tragedies befell the Collins family through the generations? All it took […]

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Dark Shadows #15 Review

With our hero now freed from the weight of his good side, can the residents of Collinswood survive his wake?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Emotionally and physically fractured, the Collins family is on the edge of destruction! With Barnabas at his weakest and facing off against his darkest foe, […]

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Dark Shadows #14 Review

Every action has many consequences, but can a terrible future for theCollins family lead to a story arc that’s truly worth following?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: The future of Collinwood has been glimpsed. Barnabas and his clan are headed towards dark days. What are those who endured it willing […]

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Dark Shadows #13 Review

Failures certainly have inevitable consequences, but are we really ready to see the results of Barnabus Collin‘s latest?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: A glimpse of the dark future of the Collins’ bloodlines is revealed. What horrors reside in Collinwood in the year 1984? Will Barnabas be able to find […]

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Dark Shadows #11 Review

Can the fabled Collins family survive the storm that’s coming their way or are they doomed before it even arrives?  Should you care?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: As if things couldn’t get any worse, satanic forces are closing in on Collinswood. This time, however, they are not hunting for Barnabas […]

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Dark Shadows / Vampirella #5 Review

The final issue of this crossover event is here, but does it disappoint or satisfy loyal fans?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: The blood-drenched conclusion! Vampirella and Barnabas face off against Lady Bathory and Jack the Ripper! Can Barnabas keep his vow and save an innocent girl from certain death? […]

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Dark Shadows #10 Review

All families have their share of issues but the Collins clan have certainly had some rocks thrown into their proverbial road, but is their story still worth following?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Barnabas Collins and his family are still reeling from their encounter with The Children and their sire. […]

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Dark Shadows / Vampirella #4 Review

The penultimate issue of this crossover event is here, so do we get something that lives up to the storied history of these two franchises?  Read on to find out. The official description from Dynamite: Under Bathory’s thrall, Vampirella and Barnabas are at each other’s throats! Can they come to their senses before killing each […]

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