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From the desks of comics' best up-and-coming creative teams, MONSTROLOGY is an anthology of monster stories unlike any other! Read more

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From the desks of comics' best up-and-coming creative teams, MONSTROLOGY is an anthology of monster stories unlike any other!

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Edited by Scott O. Brown and Rachel Deering, Monstrology is 112 pages of pure terror. The monsters are the driving theme of every story. This collection isn't about twist endings--though we have some--nor is it about a good scare or gore--we have those, too. These stories mix and match monsters in new milieus that bring out new and interesting twists on the monsters and their victims.

This awesome collection includes the following stories:



Troll Behavior by Andrew Foley & G. Gerald Garcia in which Andrew was told to write a story involving trolls in a junkyard, and after he thought at great length about trolls and considered junkyards briefly, he wrote a story that involved the both of them.

Troll Behavior
Troll Behavior

The Abomination Denomination by Scott O. Brown & Amin Amat, where a vacationing family stops by an old, rural church on Sunday morning for a very interesting service.

The Abomination Denomination
The Abomination Denomination

In White Widow by 
Charles Webb & Andres Esparza, a young woman must battle the supernatural force at the heart of a haunted house which seems able to bend, twist, and recreate reality around her.

White Widow
White Widow

What Fools These Mortals Be by Joey Esposito, Erik Norris & JC Grande. All you need to know is that it is about a bridge and a satyr.

What Fools These Mortals Be
What Fools These Mortals Be

Yolk by Erica J. Heflin & Elias Martins, is a story of a young woman's journey for acceptance, guided by her grandmother's goblin-infested tales of the Old World.

Yolk
Yolk

Darkest Corners by Thacher E. Cleveland & Fernando Can, where a teenager runs away to the tunnels under Las Vegas where he finds himself facing a terror that's spewed forth from the depths of the earth looking to consume everything in its path.


Darkest Corners
Darkest Corners

The View of Mumbichi Valley by Walt Mancing & Horacio Lalia, features a harpy and an ancient tree, and is inspired by the old Creepy and Tales from the Crypt comics that scared the Hell out of Walt as a kid.

The View of Mumbichi Valley
The View of Mumbichi Valley

In Children of Russia by Ryan Ferrier & Hugo Petrus, a dying man recounts his life of poor choices, all stemming from an unspeakable horror at the orphanage in which he grew up.

Children of Russia
Children of Russia

With cover art by Steve Ellis, whose work has been seen at DC, Marvel, Wizards of the Coast, and more! 

Come check the blog for previews of all our stories!

Risks and challenges

Since this anthology is practically done, risks are negligable. Most of the stories are fully completed. Those that aren't, are very close, needing some lettering and colors. We just need to raise funds to handle the logistics of printing and shipping to bring it to completion.

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    THE BLOB -- Thank you! You get a pdf of two random stories from the collection, and you'll be eaten first.

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    THE TROLL -- a digital copy of the book in PDF format. You will then be eviscerated.

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    THE HARPY -- a paperback and PDF copy of the book. Read it before she claws out your eyes.

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    THE GOBLIN -- along with a paperback and PDF copy of the book, you will receive a trading card set of all the book's monsters! One side features a monster from each story. The other, well, let's just say it shouldn't be read aloud in Latin.

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    THE SATYR -- Our latest incentive: A hardcover copy with a 11 x 17 signed print of Steve Ellis' amazing cover, with a full set of trading cards, too! Music to your ears... and the last sound you'll ever hear...

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