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10 Topps Wax Packs That Didn’t Exist, But Should Have

Wax packs by Zack Wallenfang

Illustrator Zack Wallenfang puts it simply: “I like making things I feel should exist.” These 10 wax pack wrappers to trading cards that never were come from a larger collection he’s posted to his website. Fantastic work, Zack.

Better Call Saul wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“Better Call Saul” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Blue Velvet wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“Blue Velvet” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

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Die Hard wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“Die Hard” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Fargo wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“Fargo” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Ghost wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Ghost wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Mad Max: Fury Road wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“Mad Max: Fury Road” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Motorhead wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Motorhead wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Pulp Fiction  wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“Pulp Fiction” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

They Live wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

“They Live” wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Ziggy Stardust wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

Ziggy Stardust wax pack by Zack Wallenfang

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40 Freaky Pieces From Conjoined 666!

February 5, 2016 • Artwork

The exhibit “Conjoined 666″, which is closing today (aww!), was another triumph for Chet Zar. Once a year Chet curates a collection of contemporary artists exploring the dark side of art, and this edition was as eclectic as ever with each artisan choosing a variety of media including

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20 Artistic Visions of David Bowie

January 12, 2016 • Artwork, Music, News, Popular

Heavy Metal editor Frank Forte did some digging and found these 20—and surely there are more—portraits of the late David Bowie, by a wide variety of artists. Most are portraits of Bowie, although a few are Bowie-fied portraits of other famous faces. But the point is—Bowie is, was, and shall

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20 Speculative “Star Wars: Rogue One” Posters

January 8, 2016 • Artwork, Films, News

While Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens hysteria still hasn’t died down, it’s fair to say that the conversation about the next Star Wars movie is heating up. Not Episode VIII—that won’t be out until 2017. But in December 2016, we’ll get Rogue One. Starring Felicity

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Marco Turini Art Book Funded! Reserve Your Copy

December 11, 2015 • Artwork, Books, News

Artist Marco Turini, whose work has graced the pages and cover of Heavy Metal, is in the final push for funding to create a book of his work. He’s currently 217% funded with six days left — that’s great news if (like us) you’re a fan of his illustrations. Go to the

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More Madness From the beinArt Crew! (48 Hours Left to Support)

December 9, 2015 • Artwork, News

Just a couple days ago we brought you some works from the beinArt Collective, figurative surrealist artists who congregate online at beinArt. BeinArt is currently in a Kickstarter fundraising drive that will end in two days. RELATED: Heavy Metal Approved! Dig beinArt Collective’s Art and Support

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Spaceballs: The Schwartz Awakens Posters — Finally!

December 8, 2015 • Artwork, Films, News

These posters for the 1987 Mel Brooks movie Spaceballs aren’t commemorating anything in particular. The film’s 28th anniversary passed this summer without much fanfare. There is really no reason that Spaceballs ought to be celebrated at this particular moment. Except that it’s the

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Heavy Metal Approved! Dig beinArt Collective’s Art and Support if You Can!

December 7, 2015 • Artwork, Heavy Metal News, News, Top News

Bodies melting and fusing together, limbs where they don’t belong, creepy faces, skulls and skeletons, centipedes made from babydolls—these are just a few of the sights you’ll see at the beinArt Collective Gallery, an online compendium of figurative surrealist art headed by Jon

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Pinball Wizardry and Blacklight Metallica Magic in Posters by Dirty Donny [10 Images]

December 1, 2015 • Artwork, News

You may recall that on September 17, Heavy Metal presented the blacklight prints of Barry Geller and Jack Kirby’s Lord of Light at Meltdown Comics on Los Angeles. Those weren’t the only glowing masterpieces on display that night—a selection of images by other three artists made the

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10 Luis Royo Paintings Used as Heavy Metal Cover Art

November 23, 2015 • Artwork, Heavy Metal News, News

Luis Royo is the most prolific cover artist in Heavy Metal‘s history, and our current issue, the Horror Special, again features a Royo painting on the front. Royo’s first appearance in the pages of Heavy Metal happened in the November 1981 issue, and his first cover was the October 1983