Official Press Release
Chicago, IL – April 25, 2006 – Cassie Hack is trapped! Barred within a secret facility built solely to house dreaded hordes of Slashers, Cassie and Vlad must fight to survive! HACK/SLASH: SLICE HARD 25-CENT SPECIAL (MAY063085E), available this July, tells how the two Slasher Hunters ended up behind locked doors, and is the perfect jumping on point for the casual comic reader, current Hack/Slash fan or anyone anticipating the still far-off HACK/SLASH feature film release from Rogue Pictures! The HACK/SLASH: SLICE HARD 25-CENT SPECIAL, written and penciled by creator Tim Seeley (FORGOTTEN REALMS, Loaded Bible) with colors by Katie de Sousa, features 5 pages of original story, 3 pages of Cassie Hack’s origin, and 6 pages of sketches from the upcoming SLICE HARD one shot story, kicking off the newest HACK/SLASH August 48 page one shot release. HACK/SLASH: SLICE HARD 25-CENT SPECIAL introduces a brand new character Acid Angel, a club girl Slasher who loves to drench innocents in acid – all for 25 cents!
“SLICE HARD not only features the first appearance of Acid Angel,” proclaims Tim Seeley, “but is an awesome time to get in on the hilarious blood-bath of fun before the feature film ever hits theaters!”
“The SLICE HARD has a sure recipe for comic book success,” says Devil’s Due President Josh Blaylock. “One part Tim Seeley, one part Katie de Sousa, add blood and guts… stir.”
HACK/SLASH: SLICE HARD 25-CENT SPECIAL (MAY063085E) –
It’s coming…The biggest HACK/SLASH event that has ever graced the pages of a comic book is coming in August, and Devil’s Due is giving you a little peak this July! When Cassie Hack and Vlad, the blade-wielding behemoth, start stalking the newest slasher in their lineup of crazy killers, it’s not long before the tables are turned, and they become the hunted! Introducing Acid Angel: the sexy slasher with a secret is unlike any villain they have fought before!
With a full story and secret behind the scenes info, HACK/SLASH: SLICE HARD 25-CENT SPECIAL, available this July, is the prelude the HACK/SLASH: SLICE HARD, a 48 page one shot coming this August. Having a 25-cent cover price makes this preview issue a perfect jumping point for new readers, and a collector’s must have – available this July!