NAILBITER explores the world of serial killers
Posted on April 11, 2014 by Kat Salazar
Image Comics is pleased to reveal early artwork from Joshua Williamson (GHOSTED) and Mike Henderson's (MASKS AND MOBSTERS) new series, NAILBITER, to haunt the comics industry's dreams until its release on May 7th. The forthcoming horror suspense series was announced at Image Expo in January and generated early comparisons to Twin Peaks andThe Silence of the Lambs.
“If Josh died I wish he’d leave Nailbiter to me in his will so I could say it was my idea.”
—Scott Snyder (WYTCHES, Batman, American Vampire)
Buckaroo, Oregon has given birth to sixteen of the vilest serial killers in the world. An obsessed FBI profiler investigating the town has suddenly gone missing, and now an NSA agent must work with the notorious serial killer Edward “Nailbiter” Warren to find his friend and solve the mystery of where serial killers come from.
NAILBITER #1 will be available for $2.99, you can order it now with Diamond Code: MAR140480, and final orders are due from retailers on 4/14.
More of Nailbiter
April 1, 2015
- Story By: Joshua Williamson
- Art By: Mike Henderson
- Cover By: Mike Henderson
- Variant Cover By: Dustin Nguyen
- Variant Cover By: Riley Rossmo
NEW STORY ARC Does the Nailbiter know why sixteen of the world’s worst serial killers all came from the same small town? Does he know the truth? Find out as the Nailbiter...confesses!
November 5, 2014
GUEST-STARRING BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS! Brian Michael Bendis comes to Buckaroo, Oregon looking to do research on a comic book about the ultimate serial killers! If you’ve ever wanted to see BENDIS running in the dark and screaming in fear, this is the comic for you!
September 3, 2014
ONE OF THE HORRIBLE SECRETS OF BUCKAROO HAS BEEN REVEALED! Finch and Crane are hot on the heels of a serial killer loose in Buckaroo, but Finch has finally found what he was looking for and it's worse than he feared.
July 2, 2014
As the morgue continues to fill with new dead bodies, the citizens of Buckaroo violently demand that Sheriff Crane and Officer Finch arrest the Nailbiter. But in a town full of killers... anyone could be a suspect.
June 4, 2014
Officer Nicolas Finch doesn’t care about Buckaroo, Oregon’s serial killers or its secrets—he just wants to find his missing friend. With time running out he turns to the one man who has all the answers...the infamous Nailbiter!