This article is about the comic story. For the episode, see Carpe Noctem.

Carpe Noctem, Part One is a Tales short story, followed by Carpe Noctem, Part Two. It was written by Jackie Kessler and illustrated by Paul Lee.


After vampires are exposed to the public, Cyn becomes extremely frustrated with the rules laid down by Harmony Kendall, feeling she can't not be a real vampire anymore. Meanwhile, her roommate, Ash, loves the newfound attention she has been receiving. They go out clubbing and, after being approached by a man who is into vampires, Cyn takes him into an alley, where she drains him.





Death countEdit

  • Unidentified man, drained by Cyn in an alley.

Behind the scenesEdit


  • Carpe Noctem, Part One was originally published in the digital anthology MySpace/Dark Horse Presents #31.
  • The story opens with a quote from the dystopian novel "Brave New World" (1931).


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