Through two seasons of stories both comical and poignant, Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Terror offered new takes on classic tales from the Master of Macabre and other renowned literary figures, and we're thrilled to exclusively announce that this tradition will continue in Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Blood.

Premiering with its first issue on October 21st followed by a second issue on November 18th, Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Blood will feature new twists on Poe's "Black Cat," "Cask of Amontillado," and more!

Stay tuned to Daily Dead and AHOY Comics' website for more updates, and in the meantime, as a special treat for Daily Dead readers, we have the exclusive cover art reveals and details on the first two issues of Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Blood, featuring amazing artwork by Jill Thompson and Ryan Kelly, respectively.


(W) Paul Cornell, Dean Motter

(A) Russ Braun, Dean Motter

(C) Jill Thompson

The SNIFTER OF TERROR returns with an all-star snark-fest under a bloody new title! Paul Cornell (Doctor Who) and Russell Braun (The Boys) reimagine Poe's "Black Cat"––as a dog! In "Atlas Shrugged" (no relation), Mr. X creator Dean Motter settles the science vs. religion debate once and for all! Plus: prose, pix, and a jaunty cover by Scary Godmother's Jill Thompson!

October 21, 2020



(W) Mark Russell, Devin Grayson

(A) Peter Snejbjerg, Chris Giarrusso, Richard Williams

(C) Ryan Kelly

Writer Mark Russell (SECOND COMING) and artist Peter Snejberg contribute another in their popular original Cereal Monster series: A magical leprechaun invades the castle of a breakfast-obsessed vampire and his undead bride. PLUS! Poe attempts to explain his classic "Cask of Amontillado" to a group of famous writers who aren't impressed, in a story by Devin Grayson with art by Chris Giarrusso and Richard Williams.

November 18, 2020


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    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.