Santa Claus, my pricey outdated good friend, you're a thief, a traitor, a slanderer, a assassin, a liar, yet worst of all you're a mockery of every little thing for which I stood. you will have sung your final ho, ho, ho, for i'm coming in your head. . . . i'm coming to take again what's mine, to take again xmas . . .
The writer and artist of The baby Thief returns with a latest fabulist story of Krampus, the Lord of yuletide and the darkish enemy of Santa Claus
One Christmas Eve in a small hole in Boone County, West Virginia, suffering songwriter Jesse Walker witnesses an odd spectacle: seven devilish figures chasing a guy in a pink go well with towards a sleigh and 8 reindeer. whilst the reindeer jump skyward, taking the sleigh, satan males, and Santa into the clouds, screams stick with. Moments later, a wide sack plummets again to earth, a mystical sack that thrusts the down-on-his-luck singer into the clutches of the terrifying yuletide Lord, Krampus. however the strains among reliable and evil turn into blurred as Jesse's new grasp finds many darkish secrets and techniques in regards to the cherry-cheeked Santa Claus, together with how part a millennium in the past the jolly outdated saint imprisoned Krampus and usurped his magic.
Now Santa's time is working brief, for the xmas Lord is decided to have his retribution and reclaim yule. If Jesse can live on this historical feud, he may need the opportunity to redeem himself in his family's eyes, to save lots of his personal damaged desires, . . . and to assist carry the magic of yuletide to the impoverished people of Boone County.