ESP Guitars will release a Limited Edition Bela Lugosi’s Tales from the Grave LTD Guitar in November. It’ll be signed by both Bela Lugosi, Jr. and the artwork designer Kerry Gammill, publisher of Monsterverse Entertainment.
LTD will only make 325 of these made, complete with a limited edition coffin case. Get in quick or Kirk Hammett will buy them all. Might I suggest you preorder from the fine folks at bMusic?


(LOS ANGELES) ESP Guitars is coming out with a limited edition LTD Dracula Bela Lugosi Dracula Guitar. There will be only 325 of these made Worldwide. They come with a limited edition killer coffin case as well.

This guitar will be featured at Comic-Con International 2012 (SDCC 2012) in San Diego this July and will be heavily publicized by ESP in Premier Guitar Magazine in the October issue.

The Lugosi guitar will be signed by Bela Lugosi Jr., and the Artwork designer Kerry Gammill, publisher of Monsterverse Entertainment.

Monsterverse produces a line of horror comics and graphic novels including “BELA LUGOSI’S TALES FROM THE GRAVE” and “FLESH AND BLOOD.”Monsterverse will have a table at the SDCC 2012 (M-11 Small Press Section) and a special Monsterverse panel – Monsterverse, Thursday, 7/12/12, 6:00p.m. – 7:00p.m., Room: 8. A rare prize will be awarded of a Lugosi comic signed by make-up artist Rick Baker. Monsterverse will also have a presence at the TRICKSTER salon during the convention.

ESP has done limited edition versions of horror movie poster guitars before for musicians such as Kirk Hammett and become highly prized collectibles.

[geo-out country=”Australia” note=””]List Price is $1429.

King Guitar price is $999 Shipped.[/geo-out]

The release date is set for October just in time for Lugosi and rock monsters to celebrate Halloween.

And here are the specs:
  • Bolt-On Construction
  • 25.5″ Scale
  • Alder Body
  • Maple Neck
  • Rosewood Fingerboard with Custom Inlays
  • 42mm Standard Nut
  • Thin U Neck Contour
  • 24 XJ Frets
  • White Binding on Body, Neck, and Headstock
  • Black Hardware
  • ESP Tuners
  • TOM Bridge with String-Thru Body
  • EMG 81 (B) Active pickup
  • Finish: Black With Tales From The Grave Graphic
  • Custom Coffin Hardshell Case Included