On December 9th, 2020, you can get your hands on Piecemeal, the new one-shot by Cullen Bunn, Szymon Kudranski, and Marshall Dillon.


The story follows five high school students who are close to graduation when they discover a mysterious artifact in a spooky local mansion: a brain in a jar! Soon, the teens find themselves being pursued by a murderer who is dead-set on building a new body piece-by-piece! Can they make it through all 48 pages in one piece?

The comic is the first in a series of one-shots presented in a prestige format.

The 48-page Piecemeal will be available at your local comic shop on December 9th, so you won’t have to wait too long to get the rest of the story — although it may seem like a long time after you get a look at this preview!

In addition to a preview of the comic, you can scroll down for the official press release from Aftershock.

PIECEMEAL / $6.99 / 48 pages / Color / On sale DECEMBER 9th 

Writer: Cullen Bunn 

Artist & Colorist: Szymon Kudranski 

Letterer: Marshall Dillon
Cover: Szymon Kudranski 


Five high school kids, soon to say goodbye to each other and to the lives they have known, enter the Nightmare House, the source of local legend and superstition. What they discover within the crumbling old house fills them with terror – a human brain, floating in a jar of murky liquid. Soon, the teens find themselves stalked by a vicious killer, a murderer intent on building itself a new body. Piece by piece.


The first in a new series of prestige format one-shots from AfterShock by the top creative talent the industry has to offer, PIECEMEAL is conceived and written by Cullen Bunn (DARK ARK, KNIGHTS TEMPORAL, BROTHERS DRACUL, WITCH HAMMER) and drawn by Szymon Kudranski (BLACK-EYED KIDS, Spawn, Punisher).