October 30th, 2014 | → 0 Comments | ∇ Graphic Novels & Comics |

Slashermania Kickstarter

by Ghastly McNasty

slashermania-cover

Do you like comics? Do you like slasher movies? If so, this may be just what you’ve been waiting for!

Slashermania is an original graphic novel, an epic tribute to the best (and worst) slasher movies of the eighties. Written by Russell Hillman, with art by Ron Joseph, Jake Isenberg and Harry Saxon, and letters by Sergio Calvet.

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 & 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…”

Get involved! Head to Kickstarter and help this comic become a reality.

Writer, Russell Hillman, also has a story appear in this year’s Hallowscream. Arriving tomorrow, from beyond the grave.

October 30th, 2014 | → 0 Comments | ∇ Creepy Videos, Music |

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October 16th, 2014 | → 2 Comments | ∇ Blah, Graphic Novels & Comics, News |

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October 12th, 2014 | → 0 Comments | ∇ Graphic Novels & Comics, News |

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October 6th, 2014 | → 0 Comments | ∇ Blah, TV |

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October 2nd, 2014 | → 0 Comments | ∇ Creepy Videos, Music |

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October 1st, 2014 | → 1 Comments | ∇ Blah, Creepy Videos, Music |

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