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Each issue, The Dark features a new cover by a new artist.  Below are the unadorned covers and artist biographies.


May 2018

Abigail Larson’s work has been shown in many cities, from Paris to Los Angeles, and she’s illustrated numerous books, including Monster Goose Nursery Rhymes and H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Cats of Ulthar.” She combines a mixture of media in her work: ink drawings with a watercolor wash, which are then digitally colored. She’s worked with IDW Publishing, Titan Comics, Pelican Books, Impact Books, 3DTotal, Sideshow Collectibles, and teamed up with Universal Pictures and Desert Owl Games to create The Huntsman: Winter's Curse game, and in 2016 she was awarded the Hugo Award for Best Professional Artist.

April 2018

Royal Nightmare is the art of Germany based freelance graphic designer and digital artist Caro von Chaos. A digital realm somewhere inbetween darkness and light. Between monsters and fairytales, amongst killers and angels. A dark circus with colourful attractions.

March 2018

Laura Sava is a fantasy illustrator from Romania and when she’s not painting she takes photos of the countryside and nature. Her work can be found at or she can be found at

February 2018

Vincent Chong is an award-winning freelance illustrator and designer. He has worked for clients around the world on projects ranging from book and magazine illustration, to website graphics, to design and artwork for cd packaging. He has also illustrated the works of notable authors such as Stephen King and Ray Bradbury. His website can be found at

January 2018

grandfailure is a prolific contributor to stock art websites including fotolia, getty images, istockphoto, and many more.