Creepy Comics #1-2 (Ongoing)
RS & Hotfile | 2 CBZ | Dark Horse | Jul 15 - Nov 25 2009 | 79.9 MB Total
was an American horror-comics magazine launched by Warren Publishing in 1964. Like MAD, it was a black-and-white newsstand publication in a magazine format and thus did not require the approval or seal of the Comics Code Authority. The anthology magazine was initially published quarterly but later went bimonthly. Each issue's stories were introduced by the host character, Uncle Creepy. Its sister publications were and . It would enjoy a run of 145 issues, the last released in February 1983, then Warren went bankrupt. Thereafter Harris Publications bought the rights after Warren's bankruptcy and published a single issue (#146) in 1985. In 2000, after a protracted legal dispute with Harris Publications, Jim Warren and Warren Publishing finally regained sole ownership of all rights to his two iconic and flagship comic book franchises and . In February 2007, New Comic Company, LLC completed a total rights acquisition from Warren and his entity for all rights to Creepy and Eerie, after seven years of effort. In July 2009, Dark Horse Comics and New Comic Company LLC released the new comic, in black-and-white like the original series. It was initially planned to be a quarterly publication, but issue #2 was not released until November 25, 2009. Quite an eclectic bunch of above-average stories, definitely helped by the "creepy" black and white.