Red Circle Sorcery numbering continues from Red Circle Comics Chilling Adventures in Sorcery.Still adorned with Gray Morrow covers, we are held captive with great stories and art.
You couldn't ask for better writers than Marv Channing, T. Casey Brennan and Gray (Starlord) Morrow. And the artists! Gray Morrow, Pat (Peacemaker) Boyette, Vicente Alcazar, Carlos Pino, Howard (Cody Starbuck) Chaykin, Bruce (Somerset Holmes) Jones, Bernie (Swamp Thing) Wrightson and Jeff (National Lampoon) Jones! Don't forget, Bernie Wrightson & Jeff Jones were half of The Studio!
Really! Fantastic stuff!
|You simply cannot go wrong with Gray Morrow art!|
|I always enjoyed Howard Chaykin early on in his career!|
Red Circle Sorcery #6
Written by Steve Skeates & Mary Skrenes with art by Gray Morrow.
Essays into the Supernatural text article on Werewolves by Marv Channing & Gray Morrow.
"Out of Practive"
Written by Phil Seuling with Ed Davis art.
"Death Goes to a Sales Convention"
Written by Marv Channing with Carlos Pino art.
"The Patience of a Cat"
Written by Carole Seuling with Howard Chaykin art.
Text story by T. Casey Brennan with Gray Morrow art.
"Face of Love - Face of Death"
Written by Marv Channing with art by Vicente Alcazar
|If you don't know Bruce Jones the artist, you're missing out! Check it out!|
Red Circle Sorcery #7
"A Twist in Time"
A Tale of Merlin the Magician.
Written by Steve Skeates with art by Carlos Pino
Essays into the Supernatural by Marv Channing & Gray Morrow.
"The Knife of Jack the Ripper"
Written by Marv Channing with Vicente Alcazar art
Bio of Gray Morrow.
Written by Marv Channing with Bruce Jones (assisted by Bernie Wrightson & Jeff Jones) art!
"The Man Who Would Not Laugh"
Text story by Marv Channing & Gray Morrow.
Written by T. Casey Brennan with Vicente (V. Hack) Alcazar art.
Essays into the Supernatural text article on Possession & Exorcism by Gray Morrow.
|Always a treat with Alex Toth artwork!|
Red Circle Sorcery #8
"The Highwayman's Escape"
In 17th century England a highway man finds himself enslaved for all eternity on a galleon.
Written by Don Karr with Frank Thorne art!
"The Marching Band"Text story by Marv Channing with Gray Morrow art.
"Die in the Name of the Law"
An artist becomes possessed by the vengeful pulp hero (The Cobra) spirit out to put an end to crime -- permanently.
Written by Marv Channing with Gray Morrow art.
An essay eplanation of poltergeists.
"Enough to Raise the Dead"
Heinrich is so jealous of Sinkovitz that he kills him and steals his latest piano composition, not knowing that the piece will raise the dead.
Written by Don Glut with Carlos Pino art.
"The Man Who Tried to Kill Death"
Jacques makes a deal with death to extend his life.
Written by Marv Channing with Alex Toth art.
Red Circle Sorcery #9
"If I Were King"
Myron Evans -- a mousy accountant-- dreams of being King Cade, a handsome TV talk show host. His neighbor Leonora makes Myron's wish a reality. But there are down sides to King's clamorous life, one's that Myron never imagined.
Written by Warv Channing with art by Alex Toth!
"The Devil in Borley"A centuries plagued rectory becomes known as "the most haunted place in England.".
Written & drawn by Pay Boyette.
Text article by Marv Channing with Gray Morrow art.
"The Goal is Death"
Wanting to experience humanity again, a vampire takes over the life of a hockey player. He is destroyed when a fellow player's crucifix gets caught in his hockey gear.
Written by Marv Channing with Vicente Alcazar art.
"Come and Meet the Piano Player"
4 strangers meet in a bar for some fun, but the bar's owner -- Mr. L -- makes them realize they have more in common than they thought. Written by Marv Channing with Carlos Pino art.
Red Circle Sorcery #10
"Death is my Love's Name"
An artist brings his painting of 'the perfect woman' to life.
Written by Marv Channing with art by Frank Thorne.
Essays on the Supernatural on Horror films with Gray Morrow art.
A young man seeking adventure sets off to sail around the world. But during a violent storm, he is taken prisoner by a ship full of pirates.
Written by Marv Channing with Howard Chaykin art!
"One Evening on a Small Planet"
An alien realtor tries to sell the earth to a prospective client as a "summer vacation planet."
Written by Ed Newsome with Al Mcwilliams art.
"The Prince of Evil"
A method actor who scares people in his movies is a hen-pecked husband in real life.
Written by Marv Channing with Al McWilliams art.
An evil man is haunted by a demon that rides on his back.
Written by T. Casey Brennan with art by Jack Abel & Wally Wood.
Red Circle Sorcery #11
"I Want to Die"
Written by Marv Channing with art by Vicente Alcazar.
Written by Marv Channing with art by Gray Morrow.
"The Eyes of Cagliostro"
Written by Don Glut with art by Ernie Colan & Jack Abel.
"Monster on My Back"
Poem with an illustration by Gerry Mooney.
Written & drawn by Pat Boyette.
|I was surprised to find the reprints in this recent series!|
|The fantastic Corben cover is only the beginning of the treats in this magazine!|
Some of these stories have been reprinted in other comics, but it would be terrific to see these stories collected in nice hardbound editions. Lots of great stuff to be appreciated nowadays more than ever.
|Great obscure anthology series! John Bolton cover!|
Live Large My Friends!
|Channing & Alcazar story from Red Circle Sorcery #6!|