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About jackbantry

Jack Bantry is the editor of Splatterpunk Zine. He works as a postman and resides in a small town at the edge of the North York Moors.

Hans & Greta by Alessandro Manzetti & Paolo Di Orazio

HANS AND GRETA by Alessandro Manzetti and Paolo Di Orazio (Translated from Italian by Daniele Bonfanti. English editing by Michael Bailey) *** Six hours to midnight, October 31st, Night of the Dead, a man’s scream sent all the crows on the … Continue reading

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MONSTERS AND ANIMALS by JF Gonzalez & Wrath James White (Deadite Press)

Fan-fucking-tastic! This book is awesome and a must for any fans of the more extreme end of splatterpunk and extreme horror. The book is two novellas in one, both linked and set in the same universe as JF Gonzalez’s classic … Continue reading

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Splatterpunk Fighting Back

  The latest Splatterpunk anthology, SPLATTERPUNK: FIGHTING BACK (co-edited by Kit Power), has been nominated for a Splatterpunk Award at Killercon (organised by Wrath James White and Brian Keene), along with 3 of the stories: Extinction Therapy by Bracken Macleod, … Continue reading

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Jack Bantry’s Top Ten Splatterpunk and Extreme Horror Novels

I’ve read a lot of these types of lists in the past, never agreed with many of the books on the lists, so I’ve decided to create my own.  Some predictable titles on here, but hey-ho, these are my favourites … Continue reading

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“A DIY Guide to Putting Out Your Very Own Zine” by Jack Bantry

“A DIY Guide to Putting Out Your Very Own Zine” by Jack In the 1980’s and 90’s photocopied, or Xeroxed, zines were very popular. They were an affordable way for a publisher to put out an anthology (or collection) of … Continue reading

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Splatterpunk: Fighting Back (a charity anthology)

SPLATTERPUNK: FIGHTING BACK is a horror anthology edited by Jack Bantry and Kit Power, published by Splatterpunk Zine, in aid of a cancer support charity. The anthology features new fiction by Adam Millard, Matt Shaw, Bracken MacLeod, John Boden, Duncan … Continue reading

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TENEBRION by James H Longmore (Book Review)

TENEBRION by James H Longmore (Black Bed Sheet Books) A group of young film makers, hoping to land the coveted first place spot of a contest, have a doozy of a plan to do so. First, they’ll film their movie … Continue reading

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