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COMIC REVIEW: FTN reviews Twisted Dark Volume 3

July 3rd, 2015 by Dave Bowling Comments

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Twisted Dark Vol 3
Written by: Neil Gibson
Published by: T Publications
Available via Comixology.com and T Publications

Time for some more twisty tales of darkness…

The second volume of T Publications’ Twisted Dark anthology was significantly less dark than the first.

The guys, and writer Neil Gibson in particular, have learned from their lesson and, realising that you can’t please all of the people all of the time, have gone back to their roots in cooking up more tales of darkness. This is a good thing.

Like the first two volumes, number 3 is a series of short tales that largely interconnect in some way. The Colombian cartel seen in previous volumes makes a return, along with some new standalone and linked stories. While not every single story has a twist in the end, they remain as dark and entertaining as the first volume. The last story in particular is extremely dark and features a rather disturbing payoff that some Japanese horror directors would kill for.

Overall, a big improvement on Volume 2. Keep it up, guys.

4 out of 5 Nerds

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Dave was born at an early age to parents of both sexes. He has been a self-confessed geek for as long as he can remember, having been raised through the 80s on a steady diet of Doctor Who, Star Trek, Red Dwarf and (sigh) Knight Rider. Throw the usual assortment of Saturday morning cartoons into the mix and we have something quite exceptional: someone with an encyclopaedic knowledge of utter tosh; a love of giant robots and spaceships fighting; and the strange desire to leap tall buildings in a single bound while wearing his underpants over his trousers. The death ray is currently in the works and one day you shall all bow to him, his giant space station and fleet of funky orange space shuttles...

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