Billy the Kids Old Timey Oddities

Billy the Kids Old Timey Oddities

Billy the Kids Old Timey Oddities


Alternate name:
Billy the Kids Old Timey Oddities 2005


Eric Powell

Action, Adventure, Horror, Western


From the Eisner award-winning creator of The Goon comes an over-the-bigtop horror romp pitting outlaw legend Billy the Kid and a band of circus freaks against the evil machinations of the nefarious Dr. Frankenstein!Penned with deranged glee by Powell and illustrated by fan-favorite horror artist Kyle Hotz (The Agency andThe Hood), Billy The Kids Old Timey Oddities starts with Billy the Kid free to roam America, having faked his own death. Free, that is, until Fineas Spoule, AKA. The Human Spider, discovers his secret. Now, afraid of being exposed, Billy finds himself in the service of a caravan of carnival sideshow performers who have unfinished business with a mad scientist none other than Victor Frankenstein himself!This twisted love child of spaghetti westerns and Hammer horror flicks combines Powells humorous fast-paced storytelling and Hotzs quirky macabre visuals for a story that the whole family will love...if theyre the kind of family that love alligator men and miniature boys fighting monstrous mistakes of science with the help of the fastest gunslinger in the West!Written by Eric Powell creator The Goon, recipient of the International Horror Guild Award and multiple Eisner Awards!