TALES OF THE GIANT HEADS!
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I've always been interested by the intensified psychology of covers with close ups of faces such as the following. Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

 

RomanticAdventures5060.jpg

 

 

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Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

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(Insert "Hello, PAL!" covers here)

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I actually prefer the covers with LOTS of little heads. How many heads on this one?

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(worship)

 

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This one is quite in your face -

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I've always been interested by the intensified psychology of covers with close ups of faces such as the following. Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

 

Big faces, hmm. You mean like this?

 

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The covers for Horrific are practically a case study (or "face study") in big heads:

 

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Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

 

Yup!

 

Spellbound17-1.jpg

 

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Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

 

Yup!

 

StrangeSuspenseStories18.jpg

 

This is a beautiful cover by one of the industry's greats. (thumbs u

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hm

 

 

WAR ADVENTURES:

Yes, there is an emotional intensity to covers such as this - the soldier's stoicism internalises all the drama and makes it all the more potent! And the rough modelling looks like chiselled stone giving him a monumental quality, and a stillness....

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I actually prefer the covers with LOTS of little heads. How many heads on this one?

cap37.jpg

 

 

...I give up - how many?

 

Stunning cover, stunning copy!

 

:o

 

 

For some reason it reminded me of this one - lots of little soldiers being blown up (and no, I havent counted!)

 

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Hey, wait a minute! Mr Bedrock just tricked me into hijacking my own thread!

 

Okay everyone! Now post the covers with the most heads on them!

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Anyone else share the same interest I wonder?

 

Yup!

 

StrangeSuspenseStories18.jpg

 

This is a beautiful cover by one of the industry's greats. (thumbs u

 

 

...and the one that best exemplifies this thread's rationale!

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How about a giant head and a giant skull?

 

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I'm not sure if this really counts. This is how BIG his head was (well, actually is since he is still alive). lol

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