Progs 430 to 433 – Nosferatu: Write His Name in Blood!

Story: Nosferatu: Write His Name in Blood!
Appears: 2000AD Progs 430-433
Issues: 4
Writers: John Wagner and Alan Grant
Art: Ron Smith
Dated: 10 August 1985 to 31 August 1985

This could easily be written off as a space vampire type cliché. But it works hard to invoke the B-Movie, True Crime or even Pulp Fiction genres. The narration is so matter-of-fact it really grounds this alien killer story. And despite being called “the Evil One” it is just a sentient being (whose race has been hunted to extinction) pursuing its desire to survive.

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