Skybound Launches #1 ‘Creepshow’ Comic Book Miniseries This September AIPT

Skybound has announced a five-issue series after the horror classic horror show. Similar to the series, the comic book series is an anthology that will feature creators like Chris Burnham (Die!Die!Die!), Paul Dini (Batman: The Animated Series), Steve Langford (Creepshow TV series), Josh Malerman (Creepshow TV series, Bird Box), David & Maria Lapham (Stray Bullets), Steve Foxe (Razorblades: The Horror Magazine), John McCrea (Hitman) and Kelley Jones (Batman, The Sandman), plus many more to announce. The first issue drops in comic book stores September 21.

Brian Witten oversees on behalf of Nictorero’s Monster Agency Productions. horror show isn’t just an iconic movie, but it’s also had a resurgence on Shudder with multiple seasons. It’s a solid show. Just look at our many reviews here at AIPT to see!


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“Creepshow has consistently been one of the best things in horror over the past 40 years, and for Skybound to be able to continue such a rich horror tradition is an absolute delight,” said Editor Jon Moisan. in chief of Skybound. “We knew such a prolific franchise would require the best talent in the industry, so we’ve assembled a collection of creators who will be the pride of the Creepshow name. The stories they have planned are going to scare people.

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What hides in the dark? Who is walking behind you? And why does death seem to be approaching slowly in this way? Why, it’s Creepshow!

For more on this news, read the official press release below.

LOS ANGELES 06/01/2022 – Today Skybound announced Creepshow, a new star-studded five-issue comic book anthology based on the hit television series Shudder and advancing the global phenomenon that began with the film. iconic 1982 film from George A. Romero and Stephen King and continued with the Greg Nicotero-directed genre anthology series entering its fourth season on Shudder and produced by Cartel Entertainment. The new comic will launch on September 21, 2022 and was brokered by Striker Entertainment, a global IP licensing accelerator.

What hides in the dark? Who is walking behind you? And why does death seem to be approaching slowly in this way? Why, it’s Creepshow!

Each issue of the five-part anthology will feature different creative teams from the worlds of comics, film, television and beyond. Each unique and horrifying stand-alone story is guaranteed to SCARE YOU TO DEATH.

“Creepshow has consistently been one of the best things in horror over the past 40 years, and for Skybound to be able to continue such a rich horror tradition is an absolute delight,” said Editor Jon Moisan. in chief of Skybound. “We knew such a prolific franchise would require the best talent in the industry, so we’ve assembled a collection of creators who will be the pride of the Creepshow name. The stories they have planned are going to scare people.

The list of creative superstars behind Creepshow includes Chris Burnham (Die!Die!Die!), Paul Dini (Batman: The Animated Series), Steve Langford (Creepshow TV Series), Josh Malerman (Creepshow TV Series, Bird Box), David and Maria Lapham (Stray Bullets), Steve Foxe (Razorblades: The Horror Magazine), John McCrea (Hitman) and Kelley Jones (Batman, The Sandman), and more will be announced. Brian Witten oversees on behalf of Nictorero’s Monster Agency Productions.

“Having grown up as a fan of horror comics and Famous Monsters, I will never forget the thrill of watching a new issue arrive in the stands… flipping through the pages with the anticipation of delving into a dark and twisted world and outrageous filled with ghouls, zombies and the classic come-uppence,” said Greg Nicotero, director, writer and executive producer of the television series Creepshow. “I am very proud to see Creepshow find its rightful place on the shelves of comics everywhere!”

“Skybound is simply best in class when it comes to marrying beloved content with established and rising talent,” said Russell Binder, President of Striker Entertainment. “Stan Spry, Greg and all of the producers, including myself, are thrilled to have Skybound join us in delivering another captivating experience for fans of the Creepshow series.”

Creepshow #1 (of 5), with main cover by Chris Burnham, will be available oncomic book stores and digital platforms like Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology and Google Play on Wednesday, September 21, 2022.

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