Category Archives: Atomic Horror Characters

ICHF: Todd “Squee” Casil

Like Devi D., Todd Casil – better known as Squee, a nickname spawned by the squealing shriek of terror he’s very prone to making – is a character who debuted in Johnny the Homicidal Maniac only to get his own spinoff … Continue reading

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Fan-Written ICHF: The Toxic Avenger

This ICHF was written by Casey, who you can find at http://riftwitch.tumblr.com/.  I may have made a few touch ups and notes here and there, but the bulk of this entry is their work! Art by Casey Stop me if … Continue reading

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Fan-Written ICHF: Killer Klowns

This ICHF was written by Casey, who you can find at http://riftwitch.tumblr.com/.  I may have made a few touch ups and notes here and there, but the bulk of this entry is their work! Art by Casey Have you ever … Continue reading

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Fan-Written ICHF: The Tingler

This ICHF was written by Scatha, who you can find at https://www.deviantart.com/scatha-the-worm.  I may have made a few touch ups and notes here and there, but the bulk of this entry is their work! Image borrowed from https://www.etsy.com/listing/516055384/the-tingler-lifesize-prop-replica I know … Continue reading

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Fan-Written ICHF: Angel

This entry was written by AkityMH, who you can find at https://www.deviantart.com/akitymh.  I may have made a few touch ups and notes here and there, but the bulk of this entry is their work! In the year 1974, world known … Continue reading

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Fan-Written ICHF: Weeping Angels

This ICHF was written by Dinosaurana, who you can find at http://dinosaurana.tumblr.com/.  I may have made a few touch ups and notes here and there, but the bulk of this entry is their work! Image borrowed from https://www.thinkgeek.com/product/kgms/ Ah, Doctor … Continue reading

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ICHF: The Alien Queen

In a previous entry, we discussed how The Alien from Alien was perfectly symbolic of xenophobia, i.e. the fear of what is different or “other.”  However, Alien isn’t a standalone movie – it has several sequels, and as I’ve discussed … Continue reading

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ICHF: The Alien

Yes, that’s The Alien with a capital A and a capital T to the “the,” because make no mistake: no one would ever confuse any other monster with that title.  Aliens – that is, monsters from outer space – are … Continue reading

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ICHF: The Martians of H.G. Wells

The War of the Worlds is technically an Imperial Gothic Horror story. The Imperial Gothic, for those of you who aren’t horror lit nerds, is a subgenre of Gothic Horror that combines the normal themes of evil coming from the … Continue reading

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ICHF: The Thing

  Say hello to the Thing, sometimes called the Thing from Another World.  I’m generally against giving monsters vague pronouns instead of actual names, but man, the Thing makes it work.  For those who have not seen the 1980 classic … Continue reading

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