The short story was adapted by P. Craig Russel (American Gods: Shadows, The Graveyard Book), with illustrations by Troy Nixey (The Black Sinister, Jenny Finn), and previously released by Oni Press. This new deluxe edition features a new cover, and high-resolution scans of the inks and layouts. The 56-page, 7” x 10” hardcover has an MSRP of $19.99.
The story follows Lawrence Talbot, a claims adjuster who relocates to Innsmouth, Massachusetts. As soon as he settles in, a local 'profit' announces that the world will end, at the hands of a werewolf. Talbot, unfortunately, is a werewolf.
Dark Horse has been releasing adaptations of several of Gaiman’s stories and novels, including Forbidden Brides (see “Dark Horse Round-Up”), Troll Bridge (see “'Neil Gaiman's Troll Bridge'”), How to Talk to Girls at Parties (see “Neil Gaiman Short Story Gets OGN Adaptation”), and American Gods (see “'American Gods' Gets Comic Adaptation”).