Dark Horse to produce comics based on Mystery Science Theater 3000

Guild Adept PDFs - Available exclusively @ Dungeon Masters Guild
Stargate SG-1 and Atlantis eBooks - Available Now @ DriveThruFiction.com
Springs Hosting
Current D&D Campaign Adventures - Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden
DriveThruRPG.com
Current D&D Campaign Adventures - Mythic Odysseys of Theros
Mouse Guard - Available Now @ DriveThruComics.com
Best Selling RPGs - Available Now @ DriveThruRPG.com

Mystery Science Theater 3000Dark Horse today announced a partnership with the Mystery Science Theater 3000 brand, which will result in a comic book series as well as “a variety of Dark Horse–designed products.”

In case you don’t enjoy great things, MST3K was a low-budget cult TV and online series and feature film that follows the motley crew of a human host and his two robot sidekicks Gypsy and Crow (as well as Cambot and Gypsy) aboard the Satellite of Love. The hapless host, trapped by mad scientists on a satellite in space, was forced to watch some of the most outrageously unfortunate B movies ever created. To keep sane, he’s built his two robot sidekicks, and together they do a running commentary on the films, affectionately mocking their flaws with inspired wisecracks and acting as a demented movie theater peanut gallery.

MST3K co-creator Joel Hodgson recently started the MST3K Revival Kickstarter, resulting in a combined total of $6,364,229 allotted for new episodes and other licensed merchandise. Dark Horse is one of a number of licensees.

Dark Horse’s VP of publishing, Randy Stradley said he began inquiring about the Mystery Science Theater 3000 license in 1993, so he’s understandably overjoyed. “I first encountered the show in 1992, and immediately fell in love with both the concept and the characters,” he said in a statement. “Now—a mere twenty-four years later—we have Comics Sign!”

JOIN OUR NEWSLETTER

Subscribe for free updates!

Newsletters

View previous campaigns.

Powered by MailChimp

Nerdvana Media will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing. Please let us know all the ways you would like to hear from us:

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at news@nerdvanamedia.com. We will treat your information with respect. For more information about our privacy practices please visit our website. By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

About the author

Avatar

Jayson Peters

Digital, social and print media pro. Nerdvana's founder, curator and editor.

Add Comment

Post a comment...

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Samurai Comics