Dracula: The Company Of Monsters Volume 1 Hitting Stores January
FROM BOOM! STUDIOS &
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EISNER AWARD-WINNING CREATOR
COMES THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED
DRACULA: THE COMPANY OF MONSTERS VOLUME 1
IN STORES JANUARY!
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SPECIAL 12 PAGE PREVIEW!
November 16, 2010 – Los Angeles, CA – It’s blood-sucker vs. blood-suckers as BOOM! Studios and Eisner Award-winning creator Kurt Busiek bring you an incredibly modern vision of the Dracula mythos in DRACULA: THE COMPANY OF MONSTERS Volume 1 hitting stores this January! If you’ve missed a single drop of the blood-chilling series, this is perfect time to get caught up for only $12.99! Don’t miss the series that’s revolutionizing vampire horror. Pre-order DRACULA: THE COMPANY OF MONSTERS Volume 1 at your local comic shop today!
“This isn’t your teen-age daughter’s vampire story!” says BOOM! Studios Marketing Director Chip “Cuddles” Mosher. “Kurt Busiek and Daryl Gregory weave a fantastic tale full of suspense harking back to the origins of the vampire genre in a cut-throat corporate setting that is unique as it is action packed. Add to that the gorgeous kinetic art of Scott Godlewski and you have a simply amazing vampire series like nothing published in comics today!”
DRACULA: THE COMPANY OF MONSTERS tells the tale of a powerful, predatory corporation that acquires a valuable asset – Dracula! They think they own him, but no one can own the Son of the Dragon. There’s a monster in their midst that puts Hannibal Lecter to shame – and he plans to gain his freedom in blood. Joining Kurt Busiek is award-winning author Daryl Gregrory (PANDEMONIUM) and rising star artist Scott Godlewski (CODEBREAKERS). Featuring a cover by fan-favorite THE NOCTURNALS artist Dan Brereton.
Since it’s release DRACULA: THE COMPANY OF MONSTERS has garnered acclaim from critics everywhere. See what they’re saying:
“It’s refreshing to have a vampire book that’s actually doing something original.” – High Five Comics
“… a book that manages to keep you hooked on every single page.”
– Comic Book Resources
“…leaves you wanting to know more…” – Fandomania
“… if you are a fan of vampires, you should read this comic.”
– Multiversity Comics
“This story stands above other vampire tales and is certainly one to keep an eye on.” – The Pop Culture Network
DRACULA: THE COMPANY OF MONSTERS is written by Eisner Award-winner Kurt Busiek, and acclaimed author Daryl Gregory with sensational art by Scott Godlewski. This title ships January and carries a Diamond code of NOV100805 and an ISBN13: 9781608860449.
About BOOM! Studios
BOOM! Studios (www.boom-studios.com)2009 “Best Publisher” of the year, generates a wide-ranging catalog of multiple Eisner and Harvey Award-nominated comic books and graphic novels featuring some of the industry’s top talent, including Philip K. Dick’s DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?, 20th Century Fox’s 28 DAYS LATER and DIE HARD, The Henson Company’s FARSCAPE, and the original Mark Waid series IRREDEEMABLE. This fall sees BOOM! teaming up with the legendary Stan Lee, creator of Marvel Comics’ characters Spider-Man, The Hulk, and The X-Men for a line of original superhero series, the legend’s first new superhero creations in nearly 20 years. BOOM!’s youth imprint, BOOM Kids!, is an undisputed industry leader publishing Disney/Pixar’s THE INCREDIBLES, CARS, and TOY STORY, as well as Disney’s THE MUPPETS, DONALD DUCK, UNCLE SCROOGE and WALT DISNEY’S COMICS AND STORIES. This year, BOOM! Studios celebrates its fifth anniversary.