Tired of the same old droll messages from the dead? Your favorite ghostly gal is here to open the lines of communication to the other side. Elvira Mistress of the Dark lends her particular brand of sexy snark to your party as you let the spirits visiting you speak their piece on the Spectral Switchboard. Follow the planchette as it dances across the custom board revealing the secrets of the other side. This game lets you get your hands-on Elvira’s connection to the world of the spirits. Elvira Mistress of the Dark’s Spectral Switchboard is a boxed game that comes with a custom planchette and instructions.
writer: David Avallone artist: Dave Acosta covers: Tom Mandrake (A), Craig Cermak (B), John Royle (C), Photo Cover (D) Craig Cermak (RI-Virgin), John Royle (RI-B/W), Tom Mandrake (RI-Virg) FC | 32 pages | Horror | $3.99 | Teen+
The Witch Cult Saga concludes, and a surprise villain returns from Elvira’s past! (At least… it’s a surprise if you don’t look at John Royle’s variant cover…) The Mistress of the Dark can deliver you a climax like no other, and here it comes, in the twelfth and final issue of Elvira’s ribald romp, brought to you with joy, laughter and terrible puns.
writer: David Avallone artist: Pasquale Qualano covers: Francesco Francavilla (A), J. Bone (B), Dave Acosta (C), Photo (D) Francesco Francavilla (RI-Virgin), J. Bone (RI-Virgin), Dave Acosta (RI-B/W), Photo Cover (RI-Virgin) FC | 32 pages | Horror | $3.99 | Teen+
Maybe all film directors are megalomaniacs…but what do you do when you find out your movie was literally a cover for a plot to conquer the world? Elvira and Gill team up to escape the clutches of the creepy conspiracy that threw them together, in the final insane issue of THE SHAPE OF ELVIRA!
writer: David Avallone artist: Dave Acosta covers: Tim Seeley (A), Craig Cermak (B), John Royle (C), Photo (D) Craig Cermak (RI-Virgin), John Royle (RI-B/W), Tim Seeley (RI-Virgin) FC | 32 pages | Comedy/Horror | $3.99 | Teen+
Elvira’s eldritch adventures continue, as her wild ride winds up at a horror-haunted hospital. A crazy cult is playing doctor (and not in a good way)… but Elvira is ready to operate as only she can, in her latest absurd escapade!
writer: David Avallone artist: Dave Acosta covers: Kevin Eastman (A), Craig Cermak (B), John Royle (C), Photo (D) Craig Cermak (RI-Virgin), John Royle (RI-B/W), Kevin Eastman (RI-Virgin) FC | 32 pages | Horror | $3.99 | Teen+
Elvira’s traveled through time and been to Hell and back…but does she get to take a breath and recover from her travels? Not in this comic book, friends. Back from Hell, Elvira falls in with a coven of modern-day witches and takes a hot rod broom out for a spin in the sky! Sit down for a spell, and for more thrills, chills and bad puns, as David Avallone (Bettie Page) and Dave Acosta (Twelve Devils Dancing) bring you the Horror Hostess with the Mostest in the next thrilling issue of ELVIRA: MISTRESS OF THE DARK!
Writer: David Avallone Artist: Dave Acosta Cover: Joseph Michael Linsner 104 pages | $17.99 | Teen+
The Mistress of the Dark has become unstuck in time! Elvira crashes Mary Shelley’s monster weekend, beginning an epic journey through horror history, stalked by the most terrifying nightmare to ever walk the Earth. (No spoilers!) Writer David Avallone (Bettie Page, Doc Savage, Twilight Zone) and Dave Acosta (Doc Savage) bring you the thrills, chills and double-entendres in the first chapter of this four-issue miniseries!
Played by actress-writer Cassandra Peterson, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark has carved out a niche in popular American culture that is sure to endure for decades to come. Elvira’s reign as ‘Queen of Halloween’ has now spanned thirty-five years and includes two nationally syndicated television series, two feature films (Elvira, Mistress of the Dark and Elvira’s Haunted Hills), an IMAX movie and two motion control rides. She has appeared in National ad campaigns for Pepsi and Coors, recorded five music CDs, written four books and licensed over Four Hundred products including pinball machines, action figures, guitars, three comic book series, a beer, wine, soda pop, perfume, slot machines and the best-selling female costume of all time.
writer: David Avallone artist: Dave Acosta covers: Joe Jusko (A), Craig Cermak (B), John Royle (C), Photo (D-Sub) Craig Cermak (RI-Virg), John Royle (RI-B/W), Joe Jusko (RI-Virg) FC | 32 pages | $3.99 | Teen+
Elvira’s comes face to face with Satan himself, as her odyssey through the underworld reaches its thrilling and ridiculous conclusion. Will she escape the ninth circle of Hell, or end up the Horror Hostess of the Damned for all Eternity? David Avallone (Bettie Page) and Dave Acosta (Twelve Devils Dancing) bring you the hottest lady in Hades, in the next thrilling issue of ELVIRA: MISTRESS OF THE DARK.
(W) David Avallone (A) Dave Acosta (CA) Lucio Parillo $3.99
The Hellish hijinks continue, as Elvira and Faust go deeper and deeper into the Underworld. Will they escape judgment, or does the Lord of the Flies have something special waiting for them? It’s Dante’s Inferno with sex appeal and dirty jokes, in the next exciting issue of ELVIRA: MISTRESS OF THE DARK, brought to you by David Avallone (Bettie Page) and Dave Acosta (Twelve Devils Dancing), the team who brought you Doc Savage: Ring of Fire and Twilight Zone: The Shadow, which maybe you would have read if Elvira had been in them.
Writer: David Avallone artist: Dave Acosta Covers: Joseph Michael Linsner (A), Craig Cermak (B), John Royale (C) 32 Pages | $3.99 | Teen+
Elvira is riding that Escalator of the Damned all the way down…and she’s going to have some words with the Manager. He just wants her to Mephistopholeave him alone. Thrills, chills and more high class puns like that one, as Bettie and Faust go shopping in the Mall of Souls. This month’s exciting episode of I Love Luci-fer is brought to you by David Avallone (Bettie Page) and Dave Acosta (Twelve Devils Dancing), the team who brought you Doc Savage: Ring of Fire and Twilight Zone: The Shadow, which were totally great but clearly needed more cleavage on the covers.
writer: Fernando Ruiz, Dan Parent, Scott Bryan Wilson artist: Fernando Ruiz, Dan Parent, Valentina Pinto, Brittany Pezzillo cover: Reilly Brown $4.99
Everyone’s favorite Mistress of the Macabre, Elvira is spinning her wheels hostessing horror film festivals at the local drive-in when she discovers the opportunity to get in good with George Rottmero, producer of the greatest, grittiest, most realistic horror movies ever. The Dark Damsel uses all of her charms to impress the mysterious movie mogul and she is immediately cast in his latest scream-inducing spectacles, his masterpieces of murder and mayhem featuring the most realistic zombies anyone ever saw this side of an open casket! When she discovers the grave secret behind Rottmero’s success, her dreams of super stardom might become deader than her undead co-stars! Will all of her efforts just be one big bust… because Elvira knows all about big busts!