"Evening at Collinwood... the house on Widows' Hill, and home of the Collins family. It is a house of secrets. A place where I first arrived as a stranger. Now I know so many of the Collins family's secrets... the secrets they keep from one another - and secrets I keep from them."
Doctor Julia Hoffman
"Dark Shadows"
Dark Shadows Vol 5 1
Dark Shadows
Title: "Dark Shadows"
Volume: 5
number: 1
Cover date: November, 2011
Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment
Editor-in-Chief: Nick Barrucci
Executive editor: Joseph Rybandt
Writers: Stuart Manning
Pencilers: Aaron Campbell
Inkers: Aaron Campbell
Cover artists: Francesco Francavilla
Cover inker: Francesco Francavilla
Cover colorist: Francesco Francavilla
Colorists: Carlos Lopez
Letterers: Troy Peteri; Comicraft
Editors: Joseph Rybandt
Next: Dark Shadows #2

Dark Shadows is an American comic book series of the occult thriller and supernatural horror subgenres published by Dynamite Entertainment. It is the fifth comic book series to carry the name Dark Shadows and is the second ongoing series based on the original 1960s daytime Gothic soap opera Dark Shadows. The untitled story from issue #1 of Dark Shadows was written by Stuart Manning with interior artwork by Aaron Campbell who also provided the inks for this issue. The coloring was provided by Carlos Lopez with lettering by Troy Peteri of Comicraft. The cover art illustration was composed by Francesco Francavilla. The story was edited by Joseph Rybandt. This issue shipped with a November, 2011 cover date and carried a cover price of $3.99 per copy (US).

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  • UPC barcode: 725139179708.
  • This issue shipped with an alternate cover by Aaron Campbell. Both covers shipped with a 50/50 print run. This issue also went to second printing. A virgin cover of this issue was also produced.
  • The tagline for this issue is "Barnabas Collins is BACK..."
  • The interior cover to this issue includes an opening overview of the series written by Stuart Manning.
  • First appearance of Jack Harkins. Jack Harkins is unique to the continuity of the comic book series and does not have a counterpart on the original show.

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