For decades, the comic book industry has made billions on the backs of creative talents who signed away their creations as work for hire. Many died in poverty as publishers or their corporate owners raked in cash, with their descendants gaining back some compensation only by filing posthumous lawsuits. So it’s fitting that next week’s Crypt of Shadows, part of Marvel’s 80th-anniversary celebration, features literal grave robbing at the center of its horror tale.
Will this lone graverobber sell out to Disney? Pick up the issue next week to find out.
Crypt of Shadows #1 hits stores next Wednesday.
Crypt of Shadows #1
(W) Al Ewing (A) Garry Brown, More (CA) John Tyler Christopher
ALL-NEW HORROR STORY!
For Marvel’s 80th Anniversary we’ve gone into the vaults to bring back some classic titles from the Marvel of yesteryear…but maybe some vaults should stay closed! Something terrifying has broken free and crawled forth from one of the most terrifying corners of Marvel-dom, the CRYPT OF SHADOWS! Prepare for terror! The shadows are deeper than you think, and horrors lurk within…
In Shops: Jan 23, 2019