Two weeks ago, Bleeding Cool broke the news about The Dark Room, an unique graphic novel by X-Men author Gerry Duggan, Buffy and Angel artist Scott Buoncristiano, and colorist to the celebrities Tamra Bonvillain, from Image Comics. To be published on the 24th of June 2022, it is described thus;
The hunt for a digicam containing an undeveloped photograph of the face of true evil threatens to wipe out New York City one chilly autumn night. Doune Mahoney is the curator of a personal assortment of extraordinarily harmful cursed objects, and her evening’s about to go to hell. Werewolves, secret societies, blessed animals, cursed objects, and extra in a fantasy horror comedy from X-Men and Deadpool author GERRY DUGGAN, your new favourite artist SCOTT BUONCRISTIANO, and coloration artist extraordinaire TAMRA BONVILLAIN. Take a deep dive into THE DARK ROOM, a world the creators will probably be returning to for a few years. Includes the primary look of your new favourite characters, together with Walt, the dancing bones of Times Square, and his blessed growth field.
Now Image Comics has gone and made it official, sending out a glance forward at The Dark Room for June. With some visuals and a few quotes;
“Collaborating with Scott and Tamra has been one of the great joys of the last year,” stated Duggan. “It combines so many things I love: monsters, photography, ancient evils, a werewolf, New York City, and the skeleton of a young man that died breakdancing in the mid-eighties. Scott is going to be your new favorite artist, and if you don’t have fun with this comic, you’re at least a little dead on the inside.”
Dounia Mahoney is not any strange dealer of antiquities, she sees the world’s many blessings and curses and tries to maintain cursed gadgets out of the fallacious palms. She and her mates got down to hunt for a digicam containing an undeveloped photograph of the face of true evil threatens to wipe out New York City one chilly autumn night. If you did not already need to learn it, there’s additionally a werewolf and the dancing bones of Times Square with a haunted growth field. The comedian is pure, uncut enjoyable.
Buoncristiano added: “I couldn’t be happier that my first comic is a hardcover graphic novel published by Image Comics, the best place for creator-owned comics.”