It’s that time of year – there’s a snap in the air, something pumpkin flavored in your hand, and Halloween pop up shops are, well, popping up everywhere! It’s time for our annual Halloween celebretion here at The Beat. And of course, you are asked to participate by sneidng art and liks to us at comicsbeat at gmail.com.
Let’s kick things off with Diamond’s Halloween Comic Fest, a now annual event for comics shops, that includes exclusive variants from publishers, cotstume contests and more. It’s making the season more festive than ever.
The link above goes to the lost of Halloween comics that publishers are putting out this year, and perhas nothing could be more frightful than this Three Stooges comic from American Mythoiology Productions. Here’s the pitch:
(W) S.A. Check (A) Brendon Fraim, Brian Fraim (CA) Greg LaRocque
It’s a Three Stooges Halloween bash! Join Larry, Moe, and Curly for Halloween Comic Fest and this awesome comic, filled with hilariously “frightening” all-ages adventures with the Boys! You can be part of the Hullaballoo right here with a Stooge-ton of holiday antics, special content, and wacky Three Stooges fun crammed into this free issue! Available only at your local comic shop during Halloween Comic Fest!
And a preview!
We’re just getting started here so tune in every day for more Halloween hijinks.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.