There’s no better time for horror comic fanatics than Halloween week. Luckily, new comic day happens to fall on Halloween this year. In partnership with Avatar Press, who will be releasing the first issue of their new Night Of The Living Dead: Aftermath book, some comic shops will be hosting celebration parties. Ask your local shop if they’ll be participating in the fun. All details about the parties below
The book takes place 12 years after the initial outbreak in Romero’s film. The book is written by veteran horror writer, David Hine (“Crossed: Badlands”, “The Darkness”, “Spawn”) and looks to be faithful to the films.
Comic shops participating in the Halloween events will hold costume contests, and will be giving out loads of goodies. If you are a retailer, or want to help get yours in the on the fun, let Avatar know and they will help promote your store event! Send all press releases to Avatar Press Director of Marketing, Rick Verbanas, at firstname.lastname@example.org by 10/30/12.
Avatar Press is having a retailer contest where the top three retailers who have the best displays and events will be treated to prizes! Contact Rick Verbanas for all the details at email@example.com. Deadline to enter the contest is 11/09/12.