THE ELDRITCH KID: BONE WAR
"Gunsmoke, black magic, mad science and terrible Satanic secrets of the Thunder Lizards." - Gestalt Comics.
2020 LEDGER AWARDS
GRAPHIC NOVEL FINALIST
"The Kid, a gunslinger sworn to Odin, the god of death and sorcery, and his partner, Ten Shoes Dancing, the Oxford educated Lakota shaman, are drawn into a feud between two paleontologists.
The eerie severed head of the necro-paleontologist, Othniel, seeks revenge on his rival, the upstart woman Drinker, who has the bones of a rare dinosaur that would bring any scientist fame and fortune.
But in a world where the dead can rise, even hundreds of millions of years later, grave-robbing monsters is powerful dangerous work. And this particular dinosaur was buried with a dark secret."
The follow up Graphic Novel to the first Gestalt book ELDRITCH KID: WHISKEY AND HATE, written by Christian Read (Unmasked, Lark Case Files, Karnak). BONE WAR is pencilled and inked by Paul Mason, coloured by illustrator Justin Randall, and edited by Gestalt comic EIC, and executive producer of The Deep animated series, Wolfgang Bylsma.
Chapter covers are illustrated by Nicola Scott (Black Magick, Wonder Woman: Rebirth), Douglas Holgate (Last Kids on Earth, Clem Hetherington and the Ironwood Race), James Brouwer (The Deep, Justice League Beyond) and Emily K Smith (Cleverman #1, Broken Line #1, Unmasked).
The book is available in hardcover edition for backers, and is available in softcover on Gestalt Comic's website. The book will be shipped to participating comic book stores and international backers in 2019, with a new cover by Justin Randall (Changing ways, Silent Hill), and is available digitally via Comixology.