SO FUCKING STOKED that one of my favorite modern comics by one of my favorite modern comic book creators got turned in a real, live fucking cartoon complete with all it’s fucked up-ness included! I LOVE that we live in a dat and age that this kind of stuff can exist!
The comic: PRISON PIT
The Creator: JOHNNY RYAN (also the man behind PARTY DOG!)
Check out the official info and watch the trailer and Part 1 below. You have to pay to see the whole thing but it is WORTH IT and if enough do, ALL THE MONEY is going to making more! So don’t fuck this up for all of us!
“Prison Pit: Book One” Johnny Ryan’s brutal showcase of violence, survival and revenge series has come to life in an online animated mini-series that’s crude and ultra-violent, in all the right ways.
Ryan is the alternative comics creator, also known for “Angry Youth Comix” and “Blecky Yuckerella. “Prison Pit” has been described as a blend of role-playing games like “Dungeons & Dragons” mixed with hyper-violent games like “Grand Theft Auto.”
Los Angeles-based animation studio Six Point Harness (6PH) and Ryan will premiere “Prison Pit: Book One” as a four-part animated series, every Thursday starting July 24th, on Rug Burn’s YouTube channel.
Day-and-date, a Special Edition Uncensored DVD will be available featuring the entire four-part series and a 20-plus minute Prison Pit: The Fuckumentary, featuring interviews with Ryan, Fantagastic publisher Eric Reynolds, among others. High definition and Standard versions will be available for streaming through VHX, Google Play, and Amazon.
DVD Pricing: $9.99 at Prisonpit.com and San Diego Comic Con 2014 – Tees & DVD’s are on sale at Fantagraphics Booth #1718; Girls Drawin’ Girls Booth #5628.
All Prison Pit” DVD profits will go toward making Books 2 to 6 into a feature film. Additionally, a portion of merchandise sales will also go toward the feature.
Streaming pricing: $7.99. Visit prisonpit.com
‘PRISON PIT‘ TRAILER:
‘PRISON PIT: CHAPTER 1 (CENSORED VERSION)‘: