Have You Any Fear? [Horror Month]

Have You Any Fear? is a collection of stories, based off nursery rhymes you may have heard as a child. Prepare to have some of them ruined today!

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CreatorsBen Templesmith, Morgan Beem, James Maddox, David Stoll, Bekah Caden, Gavin Smith, Croik & Del, Petra Nordlund, Ben Fisher, Adam Markiewicz, Eryk Donovan, Fred C. Stresing, Meg Casey, Eliot Rahal, Christian Dibari, Simon Gough, Taylor Esposito, Hate Glasheen, Philip Sevy (not all worked on the same story).
AdaptedFrom nursery rhymes
GenreAction,  DramaHistoricalHorrorMature Warning: DepressionMental / Physical AbuseMurder / Attempted Murder, Gore/bloodSuicide / Attempted Suicide, PsychologicalRomanceSci-FiSupernatural

Have You Any Fear? Summary

A seasonal anthology exploring the sinister nature of classic children’s nursery rhymes.

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Have You Any Fear? isn’t one of my favorites, mostly because I’m not too familiar with some of the nursery rhymes.

I mean, I know the famous ones like “Ring Around the Rosie’s”, but that’s about it.

I feel like if you actually knew the rhymes from childhood, your interpretation of these may have been more “aha” oriented. For me I was struggling to wrap my head around what I had read.

There’s definitely some free interpretation regarding these nursery rhymes and I like that. It’s interesting to see what an artist can do with a pre-existing story or song.

Most of these stories aren’t super straightforward and requires some thinking. One thing is for certain, though. They’re not suitable for young children. Unless you want to scar them for life.

Final thoughts: The stories are versatile and interesting, so you may as well give them a look. They’re all free to read on webtoons.

This is part of Otomenai’s horror month, where we share some interesting horror comics during the month of October.

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