From publisher blurb:
A prize-winning piece of artwork has been irreplaceably damaged, and the badly-injured night watchman claims the vandal wasn't human! Was the assault and destruction caused by a disgruntled losing artist? Or is there something more nefarious – and deadly – stalking the contest judges?
The “Creepy Comic Conversion” series brings those classic horror comics of the ‘50s and ‘60s back to life for the CRYPTWORLD roleplaying game! The front half of each zine presents an original terrifying tale from a long-forgotten classic horror comic. Then, in the back, you’ll find the story fully fleshed out and statted into a horrific adventure ready for a frightening evening of gaming!
“The Case of the Painted Beast” originally appeared in EERIE, Oct-Nov., 1951, Vol. 1, No. 3, by Avon Periodicals. Scans provided courtesy of The Digital Comic Museum at www.digitalcomicmuseum.com.