SPACE JAM MEETS FRIGHT NIGHT IN FORTHCOMING OLD HEAD ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL
PORTLAND, Ore. 05/24/2021 — Fan favorite creator Kyle Starks (Assassin Nation, Sexcastle
is back with more action-packed laughs in the forthcoming horror/comedy mashup, Old Head
. This original graphic novel will hit shelves this August from Image Comics.
Perhaps best described as Space Jam
meets Fright Night
, this hilarious new story follows a former basketball star when he returns home for his mother’s funeral. What he doesn’t expect is to learn of her mysterious past, his destiny, and to find himself embroiled in a decades-long blood feud with Dracula himself.
"I'm really excited for folks to finally get to read Old Head
—an examination of legacy and toxic masculinity viewed through the lens of a father and daughter fighting sex monsters," said Starks.Old Head
original graphic novel (ISBN: 978-1-5343-2074-1, Diamond Code JUN210152) will be available on Wednesday, August 25 and in bookstores on Tuesday, August 31. It can be pre-ordered at your local comic book shop
or independent bookstore via Bookshop
, or it can be pre-ordered on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, and Indigo. Old Head
will also be available for purchase across many digital platforms, including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play
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