Written by Patti Pauley
Hooray kiddies! All fans of the George Romero directed, Stephen King penned cult horror masterpiece are about to cream the hell out of their jeans with this glorious news. The original Creepshow comic that was released to coincide with the 1982 film in a very limited edition fashion, and will frustrate the hell out of you to find at a decent price, is now getting an official reprint and will be available from Amazon come May 9th, 2017!
Are we creaming yet?
That’s right kiddies, the graphic novel adaptation from Creepshow can now finally be yours and you can relive the terror tales written by King, just like little Billy boy from the film! The comic that draws heavy inspiration from horror comics of the 1950s features cover art from the late great EC Comics artist Jack Kamen, and hauntingly beautiful illustrations by Bernie Wrightson; who also illustrated Stephen King’s acclaimed novella “Cycle of the Werewolf”.
Here’s the official rundown from Amazon:
The graphic novel adaptation of the classic horror anthology film written by Stephen King, with art by Bernie Wrightson!
Now back in print: the graphic novel adaptation of Stephen King’s Creepshow, based on the 1982 horror anthology and cult classic film directed by George Romero (Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead)—and featuring stunning illustrations by the legendary Bernie Wrightson and cover art by the acclaimed Jack Kamen! A harrowing and darkly humorous tribute to the controversial and influential horror comics of the 1950s, Creepshow presents five sinister stories from the #1 New York Times bestselling author—“Father’s Day,” “The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill,” “Something to Tide You Over,” “The Crate,” and “They’re Creeping Up on You”…unforgettable tales of terror to haunt your days and nights!
Pre-orders are being taken now, so don’t miss out by clicking here! Just be wary of any Venus Fly Trap ads contained within…