This site has now reached its 18th year! :-)
Thank you to all for your feedback, submissions, and support that have kept it going. :-)
The Collector's edition of The Shadow (1994) on Blu-ray
is now out in North America. You can order online on websites such as Amazon (US
(Thank you to Alex Razos for the heads-up!)
Latest news on the new Shadow movie! Check it out.
As promised, Conde Nast will be releasing the Shadow pulp
reprints. Check out John Olsenís site for more information
(Note: Updated link courtesy of
December 24, 2018
Added cover scans for Justice Inc, issues 1-5, plus pictures of English pub Filthy MacNasty's with its Shadow signage (and what it's now called after renovation,) a link to a Youtube episode of "Retro Replay" featruing a shout-out to The Shadow.
Updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #130 - 136, and Australian radio show episodes with additional information.
November 5, 2018
Added pictures of the cover and inside booklet of the Intrada Records limited eddition of the 1994 soundtrack, plus links to recreated Shadow Radio Show episodes,
and updated the Australian radio show episodes with additional information including additional actors who played Lamont and Margo, episode titles, and the dates the shows were recorded.
August 27, 2018
Added variant cover scans for Dynamite's The Shadow, issues 14, 16, 20, and 24. Plus, a brief bit of news for the new Shadow movie, and DVD updates for the 1994 movie on Blu-ray, and the 1940 serial being included in a set featuring Batman.
June 25, 2018
Added variant cover scans for Dynamite's The Shadow, issues 4, 7, 8, 10, and 13. Plus, updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #127 - 129.
April 30, 2018
Added cover scans for Masks 2, issues 1-3, 5, 7-8, plus a Shadow-inspired pulp featuring The Man of the Mist, a Shadow and pulp-inspired character, and a new student recommended link in the Comics Links section regarding the history of superhero costumes.
February 26, 2018
Updated the Events page, the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #121 - 126, and the graphic novels and crossover lists for Masks (trade paperback) and Masks 2 (individual issues and trade paperback). Also added pictures of the Shadow collectible semi-holographic ring in the 1994 movie memorabilia section, a scan of a feature profile of Bill Johnstone (who played The Shadow on the radio show from 1938 - 1943) from Street and Smith's The Shadow Comics, and a 1994 movie tidbit featuring a nod to the movie's director.
December 18, 2017
Added cover scans for Batman/The Shadow, Masks, The Shadow & Green Hornet: Dark Nights, and Justice Inc.
Also added a picture of the 1940 board game. New radio links include an Eerie House Old Tyme Radio podcast about the three actors who portrayed The Shdow, The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, which features some of the Shadow radio show episodes, a biography of Grace Gibson, who brought The Shadow radio show to Australia, as well as her company which now offers CDs of the episodes. Also added a podcast featuring Will Murray, and a new student recommended link in the Shadow's Era links page regarding The Great Depression. New tidbit regarding a Shadow reference in the video game "Call of Duty: Black Ops III".
Updated The Shadow: Australian Episodes page.
October 30, 2017
Nov 12 - Amendment to Update: The radio "advertisment" on the Radio Promotion Memorabilia page is actually a Blue Coal ink blotter cover. This has been updated on that page.
Added a new Shadow fan blog and a Twitter account in the Links section, plus a custom Shadow figurine and fan film in the Fan Art section. Also, a new print tidbit regarding real-life superheroes.
August 28, 2017
Added a new Shadow tidbit for a tv documentary: Superheroes Decoded. Updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #117 - 120.
June 26, 2017
Added cover scan for the DC/Dynamite The Shadow/Batman crossover, link to DVD covers for the 1940 serial, and updated the titles of issues #1-5 of Street & Smith's Shadow comics (note that some stories in these issues do not have official titles hence they are noted as "Untitled".)
April 24, 2017
Updated the Collector Miscellaneous page with new details and pictures of The Shadow Club statue, and picutres of the The Shadow statue produced by Electric Tiki Designs. Also updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #113 - 116.
February 27, 2017
Updated the Events page, and the manufacturer for the Shadow die-cast figurine. Added a print tidbit for The Shadow/Doc Savage crossover pulps from Altus Press, and two crossover series from Dynamite featuring The Shadow/Doc Savage/The Avenger and The Shadow/Batman (in conjunction with DC Comics).
December 19, 2016
Updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #109 - 112. New cover scans for Dynamite's The Shadow: Year One (issue #3), Midnight in Moscow (issues #1 and 5), and The Shadow/Green Hornet: Dark Nights (issue #3).
New links include fan blog The Shadow 365 and a Craigslist article about cars from the 1920s and 1930s.
Also added a fan costume, fan art featuring a Shadow/Wolverine crossover, a 1994 movie pinball machine backing, two English pubs featuring The Shadow, and updated information regarding the Shadow soundtrack Youtube channel.
October 31, 2016
New cover scans for Dynamite's The Shadow Volume 2: Revolution, and reprint of Helfer and Sienkiewicz's series. Print tidbit and panel scan of Marvel's What the..?! isuue #6 featuring a Shadow cameo. Plus a video game mod featuring pulp heroes, and a new student recommended link in the Shadow's Era links page regarding The Great Depression.
August 29, 2016
Updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #107 - 108, and the Collections list with The Death of Margo Lane and The Twilight Zone: The Shadow (note: both collections will be released by Dynamite in October this year.)
Shadow-inspired tidbits include a character in the video game Fallout 4 and pulp hero The Silver Manticore.
June 27, 2016
Updated the Sanctum Books pulp reprint list with issues #103 - 106. New Dynamite Shadow comics added to the list, including collected works, plus new series The Twilight Zone: The Shadow, and The Death of Margo Lane, and cover scans for Masks #5 and #8 and The Shadow: Year One #1,5,7,9 and 10. Added a promo from England's The Thriller magazine which published The Shadow stories. If you're looking to purchase Shadow movie posters, there's a new link to poster store Barewalls in the Movie Links section. Fan contributions include fan art, a fan-made short film, and
a fan-made costume. Plus an updated link in the movie tidbits section under "Hollywood and The Shadow" (you'll need to sroll down to the last article.).
February 29, 2016
Updated the Events page. Added a new link to popOptic's Comic page which features comic book news, reviews, etc, a fan's list of Shadow radio episodes featured on Radio Spirits CD collections, and a new student recommended link in the Shadow's Era links page regarding The Great Depression.