No. 108 – Skreemer!

Judge Dredd Mega-Special 1991 cover by Dean Ormston vs. Study after Velázquez’s Portrait of Pope Innocent X (1953, Des Moines Art Center, Iowa, US) by Francis Bacon (1909–1992)

Bacon created around 50 variants of Velázquez’s painting, having only viewed the original once before putting brush to canvas.

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No. 107 – Alien, Spawn?

Alien/H.R. Giger image ©20th Century Fox

Raptaur from Judge Dredd Mega-Special 1995 by Dean Ormston vs Alien (20th Century Fox,1979) Xenomorph designed H.R. Giger (1940–2014)

… xenomorph, Spawn, Venom… take your pick

Famed Swiss artist Giger suffered from night terrors and rather industriously [Swiss!] kept a sketch pad beside his bed.

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No. 106 – Spawn, Alien?

Spawn image ©The Walt Disney Company

Raptaur from Judge Dredd Megazine Vol. 1 #11 by Dean Ormston vs. Venom from Wizard #185 cover (unpublished) by Mike Mayhew

… with a some of H.R. Giger‘s alien thrown in

And probably a bit of Spawn, too…

Venom first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man #300 in 1988

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