Freaktown Comics announces details of upcoming SLASHERMANIA graphic novel!
Freaktown Comics have just announced details of their next project, a competitive mass murder tale where the most twisted and depraved serial killers in the world compete for various “Slashie” awards.
You can see the official press release, as well as a massive preview below. And while you’re at it, you can also check out our review of The Dark of the Forest, also from Freaktown writer Russell Hillman.
1983. Troubled teens from New York and Los Angeles are taken to a summer camp facility to be trained as counsellors and mix safely with other people their own age. Little do they know they are being watched by an audience hungry for sex and violence. They are the designated victims for a bizarre contest of murder and mayhem – WELCOME TO SLASHERMANIA!
Masked maniacs from across the USA, Canada, Italy & the UK compete in various categories: best Male Solo Death! Best Female Solo Death! Coitus Interruptus! Sin Punishment! Most Creative Kill! Biggest Multiple Death! The coveted Slasher of the Year award!
“And the Slashie goes to…”
Slashermania is an original graphic novel in the tradition of the classic slasher movies of the eighties. Written by Russell Hillman, with art by Ron Joseph, Jake Isenberg and Harry Saxon, and letters by Sergio Calvet.
For more details, including release dates and preview art, follow @FreaktownComics on Twitter or find us on Facebook.
Praise for The Dark of the Forest, also by Russell Hillman from Freaktown Comics;
“A good, old-fashioned horror story that’s not trying to reinvent the wheel and is all the more entertaining because of it.” -Pedro Cabezuelo, Rue Morgue magazine
“A twisted tale of myth, sex and blood.” – Horrorhounds.net
“A horror movie in comic form… a fun and quick read.” – Little Miss Horror Nerd, Zombie7.com
“If you’re a lover of old-school slasher or monster movies, this book should be right up your street” – Craig Neilson, BigComicPage.com
“With its gory, quick story and dash of nudity, The Dark of the Forest is exactly my kind of comic” – Mind of Tatlock.com
The writer of this piece was: Craig Neilson (aka Ceej)
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