Continuing AHOY Comics' monthly anthology that showcases some of the world's most eccentric and elusive creatures, Project: Cryptid #2 will debut on October 11th, and ahead of its Halloween season release, we have an exclusive look at preview pages from Alisa Kwitney and Mauricet's “Chupahuahua,” which spotlights the blossoming (and unexpected) romance between a bloodthirsty Chupacabra (aka Goat-Sucker) and a brave chihuahua!

You can check out our exclusive preview pages from Project: Cryptid #2 below, and in case you missed it, read our Project: Cryptid Q&A with "Cryptids Anonymous" writer Hanna Bahedry!

To learn more about the Project: Cryptid series and all of AHOY Comics' exciting releases, visit:


(W) Alisa Kwitney/Alex Segura

(A) Mauricet/Steve Bryant

Cover A: Mauricet/Steve Bryant

Cover B: Desi Aponte

Continuing the wild new anthology exploring the world’s most bizarre creatures! Alisa Kwitney and Mauricet show us the true meaning of love with the interspecies romance “Chupahuahua,” which looks at the love between a Chupacabra and a chihuahua. Think of the logistics! Alex Segura and Steve Bryant move us to the tropics with “Diana Montalvan and the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker,” a supernatural tale of aviary suspense. Plus the usual AHOY extras, including a new chapter of the 5th anniversary prose serial.

Featuring an incentive cover by Desi Aponte (Tori Amos: Little Earthquakes).

October 11, 2023


Cover by Mauricet and Steve Bryant:

Incentive Cover by Desi Aponte:


  • Derek Anderson
    About the Author - Derek Anderson

    Raised on a steady diet of R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps books and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Derek has been fascinated with fear since he first saw ForeverWare being used on an episode of Eerie, Indiana.

    When he’s not writing about horror as the Senior News Reporter for Daily Dead, Derek can be found daydreaming about the Santa Carla Boardwalk from The Lost Boys or reading Stephen King and Brian Keene novels.