Friday, June 07, 2019

New "folk horror" series begins in 2000AD next week

News hot off the press from Rebellion...

With Midsommar hitting screens in July, folk horror has never had a higher profile - and on 12th June, 2000 AD Prog 2135 debuts new series Thistlebone by TC Eglington and Simon Davis.

England, 2019. The secluded rural village of Harrowvale holds a dark past — that years earlier, on a farm bordering the vast tracts of woodland, it hosted a cult that was seeking to escape civilisation and find purity in the old ways, namely worshipping an ancient deity called THISTLEBONE. Led by the charismatic Jasper Hillman, their pagan beliefs grew ever more radical to the point where they held the young Avril Eason captive with the intention of sacrificing her. But Avril escaped...
UK and DIGITAL: 12th June 2019 £2.85
NORTH AMERICA: 12th July 2019 $32.80 (per pack)
DIAMOND: APR191908
COVER: SIMON DAVIS

In this issue:
JUDGE DREDD: TECHNOPHOBES by Rory McConville (w) Inaki Miranda (a) Eva De La Cruz (c) Annie Parkhouse (l)
SCARLET TRACES: HOME FRONT by Ian Edginton (w) D'Israeli (a) Ellie De Ville (l)
THISTLEBONE by TC Eglington (w) Simon Davis (a) Annie Parkhouse (l)
KINGMAKER: OUROBOROS by Ian Edginton (w) Leigh Gallagher (a) Ellie De Ville (l)


Available in print from: newsagents and comic book stores via Diamond
Available in digital from: 2000 AD webshop and apps for iPadAndroidWindows 10




2 comments:

Robert Carnegie said...

£4.99 looks like the wrong price. But the issue isn't on sale yet. Maybe there's a toy.

It does appear that I can order the "Judge Dredd Megazine" which never did show up on my side of Glasgow. Unless I can't. So something to try this evening - thanks!

Lew Stringer said...

£4.99 is the wrong price. I don't know why the PR keeps stating that. I usually correct it and will do so again. Thanks for noticing it.

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