“Penny Dreadful’s Cauldron of Terror” is a new comic book from Comic Book Divas is based on the hosted horror movie series ‘Shilling Shockers’ which airs throughout New England. The show airs in nearly 200 cities and towns and has amassed a devoted following of viewers during the course of its 5 1/2 year run. The book is an EC-style horror comic hosted by Penny Dreadful the witch and Garou the werewolf. The comic features two tales. The first is a horror story called “Sprite Fright.” It’s illustrated by Scattered Studios’s Josh Barker and it concerns a little girl who befriends strange creatures in her mother’s garden. The second story is called “Puppy Love.” and reveals how Garou first met Penny Dreadful.
The writer/creator, Penny Dreadful, approached Scattered Studios and quickly selected her creative team of Josh Barker to provide the artwork and digital coloring, while Jason Dube will be doing the lettering and Pre-press.
Once the issue is completed, it will be available at Harrison’s Comics and Collectibles in Salem, Massachusetts with a special variant cover signing. The book will be available at local comic shops in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, and will be available online at shillingshockers.com,and comicbookdivas.com.