Stefan Hutchinson, the director of the documentary HALLOWEEN: 25 YEARS OF TERROR and the writer of the upcoming HALLOWEEN: NIGHTDANCE comic book series (published by Devil’s Due) shared with us the synopsis on the 4 issue limited series, as well as the images to 4 of the 5 covers the first issue will boast. (One will be glow-in-the-dark!) HALLOWEEN: NIGHTDANCE will be written by Hutchinson with artwork by Tim Seeley (HACK SLASH) and feature multiple front covers by Seeley, (2 covers by) Bill Sienkiewics and Crash Cunningham. Have a peek at them below!
Beginning in February, the original storyline begun in John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ will continue with a new comic book series from Devil’s Due Publishing.
Written By Stefan Hutchinson (’25 Years Of Terror’ Director) and illustrated by Tim Seeley (‘Hack Slash’ Creator), ‘Halloween: Nightdance’ will be a 4-Issue Monthly Limited Series.
"Michael Myers returns! On October 31st, evil descends on the small town of Russellville, Illinois. A young girl named Lisa discovers that a secret from her past has come back to haunt her, and he’s leaving a trail of bodies in his wake!"
Each issue of this series will feature, amongst its variants, an alternate comic book by a "Master Of Comic Book Horror!" The "Masters Of Comic Book Horror" cover for Issue 1 is painted by the legendary Bill Sienkiewicz (Stray Toasters, Elektra, 30 Days of Night)!
The series will be supplemented by a dedicated website, opening later in 2008 – www.halloweencomics.com
The available covers for issue 1 are as follows:
Cover A – by series artist Tim Seeley
Cover B – "Masters of Comic Book Horror" Painted Cover by Bill Sienkiewicz
Cover C – Painted Cover by Crash Cunningham
Cover D – Glow-in-the-dark Jack-O-Lantern (Image to be confirmed)
Cover E – Bill Sienkiewicz sketch Retailer Incentive (extremely limited)
Issue 1 is available in February, but you can make an order with your local comics retailer right now! The following link will tell you the location of your nearest stockist!
More news, inlcuding a full press release and pages will follow shortly!