In the first of four issues of Elvira: Shape of Elvira #1—now on shelves—Elvira is on the cusp of becoming the star she was always meant to be. Check out all five covers of this series featuring the Mistress of the Dark in all her glory! Also: Spawn #293, Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Terror #4, Hex Wives #4, and Monstrous #2.

Elvira: Shape of Elvira #1: "The Mistress of the Dark lands the leading role in a touching art film about human/gill monster romance, but there's something decidedly fishy about her costar. Is there an Oscar in her future, or is director Billy Bullworth interesting in spawning something more than an Academy Award-winning movie? Dive into the first issue of this special four-part miniseries, by David Avallone (ELVIRA, BETTIE PAGE)

Price: $3.99
Shipping: In-Stock!
SKU: C72513027613101011
Rating: Teen +
Cover A: Francesco Francavilla
UPC: 725130276131 01011
Cover B: J. Bone
UPC: 725130276131 01021
Cover C: Kyle Strahm
UPC: 725130276131 01031
Cover D: Dave Acosta
UPC: 725130276131 01041
Cover E: Photo Cover
UPC: 725130276131 01051
Writer: David Avallone
Art: Fran Strukan
Genre: Action/Adventure, Horror
Publication Date: January 2019
Format: Comic Book
Page Count: 32 Pages."

To learn more, visit Dynamite Entertainment.

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Spawn #293: "Published: January 30, 2019
Diamond ID: NOV180188
Age Rating: T
Imprint: Todd McFarlane Productions
Cover price: $2.99

Spawn acquires a new power and goes toe-to-toe with his most HATED enemies. Hollywood News: Soon to be a major motion picture from Blumhouse Productions, directed by Todd McFarlane, and starring Jamie Foxx as Spawn and Jeremy Renner as Twitch.

WRITER: Todd McFarlane

ARTIST; Jason Shawn Alexander

COVER: Francesco Mattina

COVER B: Francesco Mattina, Todd McFarlane."

For more details on Spawn's new powers and what he is up to now, go to Image Comics' website.

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Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Terror #4: "Series: Edgar Allan Poe’s Snifter of Terror

Story: Bryce Ingman, Hunt Emerson, Kek-w, Mark Rahner

Cover: Richard Williams

Art: Alan Robinson, Hunt Emerson, Lee Carter, Greg Scott

Four irreverent Poe adaptations! The simian-inflected “Murders in the Rue Morgue,” the bibulous “Some Words With a Mummy,” another brutal episode of “The Black Cat,” and part one of “The Duc de L’Omelette!” EXTRA: Bonus illustrated prose stories!

Painted cover by Richard Williams (MAD)."

For more information, head on over to Ahoy Comics' website.

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Hex Wives #4: "After the catastrophic conclusion to the last issue, Becky has a personal experience that proves not everything is as it seems in Desert Canyon. However, when she tries to explain what happened to Nadiya and Izzy, both are skeptical. After all, what kind of men keep secrets from their wives?

Art by: Mirka Andolfo
Cover by: Paulina Ganucheau
Written by: Ben Blacker
Series: HEX WIVES 2018
U.S. Price: 3.99
On Sale Date: Jan 30, 2019
Volume/Issue #: 4
Color/B&W: Color
Trim Size: Comic
Page Count: 32."

To learn more, head on over DC Comics' website.

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Monstrous #2: "You’ve heard the story of Dr. Frankenstein and his monster before. You know they tried to kill each other. But it didn’t work. Now, Frankenstein has built robots, his monster has built more monsters, and the world will never be the same. Monstrous tells the tales of everyday monsters, robots, and townspeople caught up in the changes sweeping across Europe in the wake of Dr. Frankenstein’s mad science. But even in this twisted landscape, our unconventional heroes—giant rabbit monsters, steam-powered cyborgs, and babysitting bank robbers—all try to live by their own code of honor. So fire up your steampunk rocket-sled and jump onboard!"

For more information, go to Source Point Press.

Tamika Jones
About the Author - Tamika Jones

Tamika hails from North Beach, Maryland, a tiny town inches from the Chesapeake Bay.She knew she wanted to be an actor after reciting a soliloquy by Sojourner Truth in front of her entire fifth grade class. Since then, she's appeared in over 20 film and television projects. In addition to acting, Tamika is the Indie Spotlight manager for Daily Dead, where she brings readers news on independent horror projects every weekend.

The first horror film Tamika watched was Child's Play. Being eight years old at the time, she remembers being so scared when Chucky came to life that she projectile vomited. It's tough for her to choose only one movie as her favorite horror film, so she picked two: Nosferatu and The Stepford Wives (1975).