Basil Wolverton is best known for his grotesquely comic illustrations in Mad Magazine, Timely and Marvel Comics. But he also produced some disturbing images of the apocalypse for evangelical preacher Herbert W. Armstrong. Are you read for the Mad apocalypse?

Check out more of Wolverton's weirdly compelling illustrations at the links. [Sparehed and Wolvertoon, via The Humanist]



H Bomb explosions

Plague of Boils


Faces of horror